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Beltrami deputy killed in 1912 to be memorialized

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BEMIDJI, Minn. -- It was long believed that a single soul had lost his life in the line of law enforcement duty in Beltrami County.

Sadly, it has been discovered another man joins Deputy James Art Wilson in making the ultimate sacrifice.


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Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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