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Cake artist springs into fast forward
Aide accused of stealing pain patches from seniors
Hubbard County in for thunderstorms tonight
Osage boy struck by car in Park Rapids
Panthers pound Prowlers
Park Rapids girls, Utke advance to section meet
Tigers open playoffs with win over Frazee
Snurdbirds hold off late comeback by Esox
Offense struggles as Warroad, EGF oust Panthers from playoffs
LLOYD "BOB" HANSEN
JUDITH "JUDY" HANSEN
Rustic Cabin Decor is fun, funky furniture and more
Basic Business Cents: Turning knowledge into action
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Woodland Store under new ownership; had banner weekend
Friends of Headwaters to hold benefit concert
Street fair, cabaret at Armory kicks off downtown events
Narrowing the Straight
Bear sightings increase slightly this spring: Dry conditions may force them to roam farther for food
Minnesota Fishing Opener lived up to great expectations
Fishing Opener sees cooler start to the season
Boomtown madness: Prairie chicken rite of spring is fun
Letter: Pipeline not worth the risk here
So much to think about this Memorial Day
Letter: Thank you for Post Prom support
Letter: Rep. Hancock votes misguided
Letter: Fed practices leading country to inflation
September 10, 2011
Thomas Fairbanks sentenced to life in prison for murder of Deputy Christopher Dewey
September 10, 2011 - 11:17am
August 25, 2011
FAIRBANKS TRIAL: Emergency workers found Dewey wounded in the snow
CROOKSTON -- In the murder trial of Thomas Fairbanks today, a Mahnomen, Minn., ambulance paramedic testified he found Deputy Christopher Dewey on the snowy ground in the driveway of a home across the street from Fairbanks' trailer home on that frigid February morning in 2009. Fairbanks,...
August 25, 2011 - 7:14am
August 24, 2011
Jury "dry-fires" gun used to shoot Deputy Dewey
CROOKSTON - Ninety-one times in the courtroom today, the jury "dry-fired" the very handgun used by Thomas Fairbanks to shoot Mahnomen County Deputy Christopher Dewey. In a rare courtroom demonstration, each of the 15 on the jury panel - which includes three alternates - filed out...
August 24, 2011 - 7:30am
August 22, 2011
Fairbanks' sister is prosecution witness; mistrial in Dewey case denied
CROOKSTON -- The sister of Thomas Fairbanks testified for the prosecution today in his trial on charges that he murdered Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey and assaulted a dozen other officers. But it was clear her sympathy is with her brother. Rachel Fairbanks had...
August 22, 2011 - 7:06am
August 18, 2011
Dewey's wife gives emotional testimony in Fairbanks' murder trial
CROOKSTON, Minn. - Emily Dewey testified through tears Wednesday on how hard it was to see her husband die last summer, 18 months after he was shot in the head and torso responding to a call in Mahnomen. She was the first witness in the trial of Thomas Fairbanks, 34, charged with...
August 18, 2011 - 7:34am
August 9, 2011
Dep. Dewey shooting murder trial: Defense claims jury pool 'tainted'
CROOKSTON -- Thomas Fairbanks' defense team tried to get a panel of potential jurors dismissed Monday as "tainted" because of conversation among them with the wife of a law enforcement officer listed as an alleged victim of Fairbanks, who is charged with murder in the 2009 shooting...
August 9, 2011 - 7:31am
August 4, 2011
Two jurors picked in Dep. Dewey murder trial
CROOKSTON - The first jurors were selected today in the murder trial of Thomas Fairbanks. The two men chosen, a Crookston man and a retired Army sergeant who lives in retirement on a Polk County lake were among the dozen people interviewed Tuesday and today in the trial expected to...
August 4, 2011 - 7:25am
May 13, 2011
Dep. Christopher Dewey to be recognized in cereemony tonight
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Mahnomen County Sheriff Doug Krier said he expects "an emotional ceremony" tonight when the names of 316 officers killed in...
May 13, 2011 - 7:37am
April 21, 2011
Donations provide funding to send Deputy Dewey's family to memorial
FARGO - The family of a fallen Mahnomen County (Minn.) sheriff's deputy will be able to attend a ceremony honoring him next month thanks to donations. Deputy Christopher Dewey's name will be called in a ceremony at the Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, D.C. He died in August...
April 21, 2011 - 7:56am