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UPDATED: Three-car accident on Highway 34 injures four
Man sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder
Camp dedicated to military kids
Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Tuesday night's girls playoff game postponed
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Local students on St. Thomas dean’s list
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Chamblee on SE Technical president’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (12)
August 24, 2010
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 whether he'll face a charge of first-degree murder. Thomas Fairbanks was to stand trial starting on Sept.
news / crime
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 early Tuesday to correct major brain bleeding. Doug Krier, Mahnomen County sheriff, said Dewey will be in intensive care and in an induced...
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 ago. Well-wishers packed Teamsters Lounge in Fargo on Saturday night for a benefit for Dewey, who was transferred to an Engelwood, Colo.,...
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, who was shot in the head and abdomen while on duty two weeks ago in Mahnomen, is headed to Craig Hospital, which specializes in brain and...
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 green T-shirt designed in honor of her husband, Christopher, Emily Dewey brushed away an occasional tear as she returned the smiles and greetings...
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