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Stolen Target card leads to 82 days in jail
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When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Area students graduate from UND
Lakes Women's Society donates to Becker County Food Pantry
Receiving housing benefits? A trip to Social Security may not be necessary
Turning back the pages
Friends & Neighbors
Cabinets Plus now designing closets
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Rock band Foreigner coming to Shooting Star April 7
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Lynn Hummel column: Some arguments you just can't win
Letter: Where is the love? No pay raise for MN libraries since 2009
A special church helps those with special needs
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
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
August 26, 2011
Deputy Dewey murder trial: Juror excused for medical condition
The jury panel lost another member Thursday in the murder trial of Thomas Fairbanks. That makes it 14, including two alternates. Minnesota District Judge Jeff Remick told attorneys from both sides after lunch that a juror, a Crookston man, was battling an infection from a cyst...
August 26, 2011 - 4:08pm
September 1, 2010
Remembering a fallen officer
Area law enforcement officials want Emily Dewey to know that she will always be part of the family. It takes a special person to be an officer...
September 1, 2010 - 1:41pm
August 16, 2010
Deputy Dewey's funeral could draw 2,000 police
When Mahnomen County Deputy Christopher Dewey is buried on Wednesday, as many as 2,000 officers are expected to turn out to pay tribute - roughly...
August 16, 2010 - 11:55am
August 12, 2010
Man accused in Deputy Dewey shooting now faces murder charge
Prosecutors have filed a murder charge against the man accused of shooting Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Chris Dewey. Thomas Fairbanks now...
August 12, 2010 - 4:07pm
August 10, 2010
Chris Dewey: A timeline of events
A timeline of events for Chris Dewey, the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office deputy shot while on duty. Dewey died Monday after complications during his rehabilitation. 2003: Graduates from Hibbing (Minn.) Community College. 2005: Joins the Mahnomen Sheriff's Office. ...
August 10, 2010 - 10:20am
August 9, 2010
Mahnomen County Sheriff: Dewey will be greatly missed
Chris Dewey's co-worker and friend Brad Teich describes him as a "Gentle Giant." "He was just a big kid. He was always the quieter one in the...
August 9, 2010 - 7:34pm
Christopher Dewey, Mahnomen County deputy shot in line of duty, dies
Christopher Dewey, a deputy with the Mahnomen County (Minn.) Sheriff's Department who was wounded in the line of duty almost 18 months ago, died...
August 9, 2010 - 12:46pm
May 7, 2010
Motorcycle run planned for Deputy Dewey
The Sons of the American Legion Squdron No. 489 is sponsoring the 10-88 run (officer needs assistance) motorcycle run for Mahnomen County Deputy Chris Dewey on May 22 at the Underwood American Legion in Underwood. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. at Underwood Legion Post 489. The...
May 7, 2010 - 2:06pm
March 10, 2010
Help build an addition for officer Dewey
Chris Dewey and his wife, Emily, are back in Minnesota and are in need of some house renovations. The Mahnomen County deputy was shot just...
March 10, 2010 - 12:58pm
July 17, 2009
'Support Deputy Dewey' shirts on sale
"Support Deputy Dewey" T-shirts are now being sold as a fund-raiser for the wounded Mahnomen County officer. On February 18, Christopher Dewey took bullets to both the head and abdomen while on duty. Dewey was airlifted from Mahnomen Hospital to MeritCare in Fargo, where he underwent...
July 17, 2009 - 6:25pm
May 20, 2009
Thanks to 'Dollars for Dewey' benefit contributers
The Detroit Lake Jaycees like to thank the following people and businesses for their contributions to the "Dollars for Dewey" benefit that was held on Friday, May 8, 2009. Sheriff Tim Gordon, Sheriff Doug Krier, Tim Eggebraaten, Vincent and the Van-Goes (John Hutchinson, Corey...
May 20, 2009 - 12:27pm
April 8, 2009
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