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Area girl found after being gone over the weekend
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
Mental health outlook better in Minnesota
Winter workshops offered in January
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Barlund, Tappe lead Hornet girls over Braves
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Homemade crescent rolls
Jesus was Jewish
The importance of meeting enrollment deadlines
Social Security COLA became law in 1950
Local student gets MSUM scholarship
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Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
Variety of events planned in area
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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