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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
Trial delayed for accused gunman in Dewey shooting case
The trial for the man accused of shooting Mahnomen County Deputy Christopher Dewey is postponed, and a schedule may not be set until it's clear...
August 24, 2010 - 7:43am
April 8, 2010
Suspected Mahnomen shooter set for May trial
A trial in Bemidji is scheduled to start May 3 for Thomas Fairbanks, the man accused of shooting Mahnomen County Deputy Christopher Dewey in 2009. Defense and prosecuting attorneys agreed the trial needed to be moved out of Mahnomen in order to get an impartial jury, and a judge...
April 8, 2010 - 8:15am
Shot Mahnomen deputy undergoes emergency surgery
Christopher Dewey, the sheriff's deputy from Mahnomen County shot in the head and abdomen during a February standoff, underwent emergency surgery...
April 8, 2009 - 8:45am
March 23, 2009
Deputy Dewey's health improving despite challenges
March 23, 2009 - 1:44pm
March 8, 2009
Well-wishers rally in support of injured Mahnomen County deputy
Christopher Dewey may be in Colorado recovering, but local support continues to show for the Mahnomen County deputy who was gunned down two weeks...
March 8, 2009 - 1:52pm
March 6, 2009
Sendoff for Deputy Dewey
March 6, 2009 - 9:14am
March 5, 2009
Suspect in Mahnomen deputy shooting appears in court
The man accused of shooting Mahnomen County Deputy Christopher Dewey appeared in the Minnesota Ninth District Court in Mahnomen Thursday morning. Thomas Lee Fairbanks, 33, who has been charged with 22 criminal charges in the shooting incident including attempted murder, appeared...
March 5, 2009 - 2:33pm
Wounded Mahnomen County deputy headed to Colorado rehabilitation hospital today
FARGO - Mahnomen County (Minn.) Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey continues to make progress and will be transferred today via airplane to a rehabilitation hospital in Colorado. Dewey, who was shot in the head and abdomen while on duty two weeks ago in Mahnomen, is headed to Craig...
March 5, 2009 - 8:58am
March 3, 2009
Benefit slated for Saturday in Fargo for injured deputy Dewey
FARGO - A benefit to raise funds for Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey is planned for 7 p.m. Saturday at the Teamsters Lounge in Fargo, 21 18th St. S. Carmen the Cactus will play from 8 p.m. to midnight. A $5 minimum donation is suggested, according to the lounge. Dewey...
March 3, 2009 - 1:53pm
March 2, 2009
Wounded Mahnomen County deputy being transferred to Denver rehab hospital
FARGO - Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey will be transferred later this week to a rehabilitation hospital in Denver. Dewey,...
March 2, 2009 - 5:49pm
February 28, 2009
Deputy's family showered with support at Mahnomen benefit
MAHNOMEN - Emily Dewey arrived at the school here Friday evening to an overwhelming show of support, smiles and hugs included. Dressed in a...
February 28, 2009 - 5:02pm
February 26, 2009
Pancake supper benefit tomorrow for Mahnomen sheriff's deputy shot in the line of duty
A pancake supper will be held on Feb. 27 for the Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy who was shot in the line of duty last week. The pancake supper for Christopher Dewey starts at 5 p.m. at the Mahnomen School cafeteria. There will be a bake sale as well. The school is located at 310...
February 26, 2009 - 9:54am
Court appearance for man accused of shooting Mahnomen deputy postponed
The scheduled court appearance for Thomas Lee Fairbanks on Thursday has been postponed to March 5. Daniel Kurt Vernier to appear in court as scheduled Thursday. Fairbanks, 32, of Mahnomen, is accused of shooting Mahnomen County Sheriff's deputy Chris Dewey on Feb. 18. He faces 22...
February 26, 2009 - 8:58am
February 25, 2009
Wife of deputy gunned down speaks publicly
FARGO - Emily Dewey is vigilant of her husband Christopher's recovery from the gunshot wounds he suffered last week while on duty as a Mahnomen...
February 25, 2009 - 2:13pm
February 24, 2009
Deputy's wife heard chilling events unfold
FARGO - Emily Dewey heard everything last Wednesday. The 24-year-old nursing student was listening to the scanner, waiting for her husband,...
February 24, 2009 - 9:20am