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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
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Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Youth day comes together
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
Matthew W. Lepak
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LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
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On The Street
September 16, 2010
Four men arrested for invading Willmar, Minn., home, shooting at officer
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Four men are being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail pending charges stemming from a Wednesday afternoon home invasion that escalated into the men firing shots at a Willmar police officer. According to a news release from Willmar Police Chief David Wyffels, the...
September 16, 2010 - 11:45am
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 faces second-degree murder instead of attempted murder for the February 2009 shooting in Mahnomen, Minn., when Dewey was responding to a drunken...
August 12, 2010 - 3:40pm
August 9, 2010
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 - 5:22pm
July 28, 2010
Fueling his fire on the trap range
Alexandria's Doc Hanson needed something to fuel his competitive fire after many of the sports he loved had been taken away from him. Hanson...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
Video shows gun aimed at trooper in St. Louis County
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota State Trooper Travis Pearson followed a car driven by a shooting incident suspect down a tree-lined rural St. Louis County driveway, with his nearest law enforcement backup several minutes away. Donnie Joe Lira stopped his Chevrolet Cavalier, then stepped...
July 8, 2010 - 11:08am
Man fatally shot by police in Cottage Grove
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. - A man was fatally shot by police during a traffic stop about 11 p.m. Wednesday night, according to authorities here. And another man was transported to Regions Hospital in St.
July 8, 2010 - 10:45am
May 24, 2010
Akely man sought by authorities after Friday shooting incident
A Hubbard County man at the center of a rural shooting incident Friday remains at large and is being sought by authorities. Assault charges...
May 24, 2010 - 4:32pm
April 16, 2010
Woodbury, Minn., police officer shot, one man dead in overnight domestic call
WOODBURY, Minn. - A police officer here was shot during a domestic call late Thursday night that left one man dead. Police officers arrived at a home in the Twin Cities suburb just before 11:30 p.m. in what they described as a domestic incident involving a gun, according to officials. Police...
April 16, 2010 - 11:49am
April 10, 2010
Trial for suspect accused of shooting deputy starts in May
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Thomas Fairbanks, the man accused of shooting Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey in 2009, will go to trial May 3 in Bemidji, Minn. Defense and prosecuting attorneys agreed the trial needed to be moved out of Mahnomen in order to get an impartial...
April 10, 2010 - 11:59am
March 18, 2010
One person shot, killed at bar in Wyndmere, ND
March 18, 2010 - 11:37am
March 13, 2010
Effort launched to help wounded deputy's family remodel house
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 over...
March 13, 2010 - 12:49pm
March 9, 2010
Chisholm shooting: Mayor arrived minutes before shots rang out
Saturday started out as one sweet day in Chisholm, Mayor Michael Jugovich said. The temperature was pushing 50 degrees, families and friends were enjoying slapping around racquet balls with hockey sticks and golf clubs in the annual Chilly Open golf tournament on Longyear Lake. Jugovich...
March 9, 2010 - 12:17pm
March 8, 2010
Chisholm shooting: 1 dead, 1 fighting for life
A 47-year-old former Chisholm police officer was under police supervision Sunday in a Hibbing hospital. He is suspected of shooting and killing one man Saturday night and wounding two others, one of whom is fighting for his life. State and county authorities said that Jason Musburger...
March 8, 2010 - 12:50pm
March 4, 2010
Charges filed in fatal Fergus Falls shooting
A manslaughter charge was filed Tuesday in Otter Tail County District Court in connection with the fatal shooting Friday of a Fergus Falls, Minn., woman. Devin Edward Gray, 24, was charged with second-degree manslaughter and failing to render assistance, both felonies. Amanda Kemmer,...
March 4, 2010 - 12:53pm
Bullet hits car, misses Wadena driver
A Wadena woman got a big scare Tuesday when a bullet came through her windshield while she was driving but missed her. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department, Sharon Venneman was westbound on 280th Street west of Wadena when the bullet came through her windshield...
March 4, 2010 - 12:36pm