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Fargo man arrested in early Monday morning hammer assault
Two killed in collision in southwest Minnesota
One in 88 Minnesota drivers will hit a deer this year
Forecast from Meteorologist John Wheeler
Lakers fourth at Panther swimming invitational
Tennis: Lakers fifth at Mid-State tourney
UND sticking with Mollberg
Lakers, Hornets split matches at Hawley volleyball tournament
Jerry Fox member of ‘53 undefeated Lakers
Sharing the dream: 400-square-foot treehouse near Wadena becomes hot spot for vacation rentals
Ojibwe Poem: Author adds cross-cultural twist to Cinderella tale
Fall is here: Time for warm clothes, drinks
Under 26? Should you stay on parent’s insurance?
Everyday Gourmet: Alternatives to your favorite meat dishes
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse practictioner added at Essentia DL
Minnesota gas prices at Sept. standstill
Red Cross launches new blood donor app
Creative services pro joins DL Newspapers
Old Country Kitchen manager back in DL
Fire & Ice Fundraiser set for Sept. 27
Alley Fair is set Sept. 20 in downtown Fargo
The Beach Boys coming to Bemidji’s Sanford Center
Give peace a chance at the Detroit Lakes Library
Martina McBride at Shooting Star Friday
Palestine vs. Israel: Options to replace jihad terrorism
When are we going to take Ebola seriously?
Lynn Hummel: Hanging your laundry on the line
Fire leaves a big hole in Dorset
Road funding needs to be a priority
Fall Color Tour is set for Oct. 2; will visit Detroit Mountain
Brad Laabs: As weather goes, so goes September fishing
Blane Klemek: Kingfisher, osprey, pelican; To be a bird for a day
DNR land sale in October
Zebra mussels found in Cass Lake
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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June 28, 2013
Suspect identified in standoff; died of gunshot wound
ST. PAUL — The Ramsey County Medical Examiner today identified the man who died late Wednesday following a standoff with law enforcement at house north and west of Bemidji. Miquell David Deppa, 34, of 9203 Spencer Road in Liberty Township, died of blood loss due to a gunshot...
June 28, 2013 - 8:44am
October 13, 2010
Standoff suspect escapes mental health facility, leads police on high speed chase
A man involved in a standoff at a Detroit Lakes motel last month led police on a 100-mile high speed chase this afternoon and was finally apprehended in Thief River Falls. According to law enforcement officials, David Buethner, 37, a mental health patient held at a Fergus Falls...
news / crime
October 13, 2010 - 4:19pm
October 5, 2010
Man involved in standoff with DL police committed to mental hospital for 6 months
The man who was involved in a 4½-hour standoff with police in Detroit Lakes two weeks ago has been committed to a hospital in Fergus Falls for treatment. After a closed hearing held Friday in Becker County District Court, David William Buethner, 37, was found to be "mentally ill...
Detroit Lakes / news / crime
October 5, 2010 - 2:01pm
February 20, 2009
Wounded deputy's partner on leave pending investigation of his shooting of standoff suspect
MAHNOMEN - The partner of the wounded Mahnomen County deputy is on paid administrative leave, pending the investigation of Wednesday's shooting and nearly nine-hour long standoff here. Mahnomen County Sheriff Doug Krier said Deputy Chad Peterson was placed on leave after firing one...
February 20, 2009 - 3:14pm
Web site reports deputy showing good signs during recovery from gunshot wounds
FARGO - Family and doctors continue to remain optimistic about the recovery of a Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy shot in the line of duty Wednesday. Carrie Haug, a spokeswoman for Fargo's MeritCare Hospital, said Christopher Dewey remains in critical but stable condition this morning. Dewey,...
February 20, 2009 - 11:49am
Neighbor who saw standoff says Mahnomen has changed
MAHNOMEN - Ken Otto paced back and forth so much on Wednesday that his wife had to tell him to stop for fear he'd have a heart attack. The...
February 20, 2009 - 8:54am
February 19, 2009
Authorities processing for evidence in home where Mahnomen standoff took place
MAHNOMEN - Other than the presence of law enforcement officers processing the scene of Wednesday's eight-hour standoff and the yellow sheriff's tape cordoning off a section of a residential neighborhood here, today there was little visible evidence of the crisis that shook this north-central...
February 19, 2009 - 1:56pm
January 22, 2009
Deer River man sentenced after standoff with deputies
Minnesota man involved in a standoff with deputies in Larimore last October has been sentenced to more than two years in prison. Branden Kuck of Deer River was accused of hitting his wife and firing a handgun several times inside his family's recreational vehicle, after he had been...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2009
Kent man to undergo evaluation after standoff
A Kent, Minn., man will undergo a mental health evaluation after arming himself with 500 rounds of ammunition and engaging in a four-and-a-half hour standoff with law enforcement officers Sunday afternoon near his parents' Wilkin County home. Jonathan August Stuehrenberger, 19, is...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am