Skip to main content
Find the Winterfest medallion!
Weather delays delivery of today's edition
Flu cases nearly double across South Dakota
On MLK Day, Minnesota speakers say justice, equality still unanswered
Longtime Iowa state senator pushes for conservation fund
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Under one roof: Six Lady Jays players living together become a family
Reporter rap: Illegitimate Super Bowl without the Cowboys?
MW wrestling: Preuss 0-2 at Ridgewater Open
Column: Hosea, can you see
Column: Can Trump's Cabinet save him from himself?
GOP boosts expansion of rural broadband
Column: What happened to the honeymoon?
Column: Tillerson's foreign policy -- Russia first
Edward "Bud" John
Judy K. Thies
Leland "Lee" Hardekopf
Douglas C. McClure
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
Disheveled Theologian: A 'd-icey' adventure
out and about
Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Data: Jan. 17, 2017
Data: Jan. 16, 2017
Public Notice of operating budge for 2017 fiscal year
Data: Jan. 14, 2017
Data: Jan. 13, 2017
Weather delays delivery of today's edition
October 20, 2015
Funeral arrangements for slain deputy set
AITKIN — Steven Sandberg, the Aitkin County sheriff’s deputy who was killed in a St. Cloud hospital while on duty, will be buried Friday. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety said in a release a visitation Thursday afternoon, along with the funeral and burial on Friday,...
October 20, 2015 - 8:25pm
October 19, 2015
Sandberg’s killer: Man who shot deputy had terrorized wife, attempted suicide
AITKIN — A man who shot and killed an Aitkin County sheriff’s investigator Sunday at St. Cloud Hospital faced multiple felony charges for allegedly terrorizing his wife — including holding a gun to her head and threatening to feed her rat poison — before attempting suicide,...
October 19, 2015 - 8:04pm
July 13, 2015
Cottonwood deputy to join conservation officer ranks
WINDOM — Dustin Miller, who worked as a deputy sheriff for the Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Office for eight years, is among 15 Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer candidates to begin training Wednesday as protectors of the state’s natural resources. Col....
July 13, 2015 - 9:15pm
May 23, 2014
Murray County chief deputy retires
SLAYTON — Chief Deputy Randy Donahue’s law enforcement career not only spans 30 years, but crosses state lines. As he served his last day...
May 23, 2014 - 9:16pm
May 21, 2014
A deputy’s duty? Helping a disoriented moose
DULUTH — Sgt. Bernie Mettler has responded to a lot of calls in his 21 years as a St. Louis County Sheriff’s deputy, but until this week,...
May 21, 2014 - 9:06pm
February 25, 2014
Deputy shot, two suspects dead in Douglas County
ALEXANDRIA — A bullet-proof vest likely saved the life of a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy who was shot in the chest Monday evening while checking on a suspicious vehicle. The two people in vehicle, a 29-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man, both from North Dakota, were found...
February 25, 2014 - 8:02pm
April 23, 2012
Rock County deputy ordered to surrender license, do jail time
LUVERNE -- According to Rock County Sheriff Evan Verbrugge, his department is just ready to move on now that the criminal case against one of their own has been resolved. "It's good that we have an ending," Verbrugge said. "It's good to know we've come to some type of resolution." That...
April 23, 2012 - 8:56pm
January 12, 2012
BCA investigation continues on Rock County deputy
LUVERNE -- Rock County Sheriff Evan Verbrugge said he is hoping an investigation by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) into the alleged misconduct of a deputy will be concluded by the end of the month. "(Deputy Kyle Kreun) is on paid administrative leave," Verbrugge...
January 12, 2012 - 8:23pm
September 8, 2011
CAP gets new deputy commander in charge of cadets
WORTHINGTON -- Some look at it as a trial run for a military career. Some are interested in flying. Others are looking for the opportunity...
September 8, 2011 - 8:26pm
November 23, 2010
County seeks new deputy
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday approved the recruitment of a full-time deputy for the Nobles County Sheriff's Office, with a hiring to be delayed until after the county approves its final budget on Dec. 21. Sheriff Kent Wilkening made the request after commissioners...
November 23, 2010 - 8:06pm
July 7, 2009
Shot Mahnomen deputy on ventilator for part of weekend; wife upset about lack of notice regarding plea deal
MAHNOMEN - Christopher Dewey, the Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy shot in the line of duty in February was on and is now off a ventilator, according to a post made by his wife on CaringBridge.org. Emily Dewey said that her husband was able to be taken off a ventilator and is now...
July 7, 2009 - 10:01am
March 24, 2009
Dewey's health improving despite challenges
Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey is making physical and mental improvements during his ongoing rehab and may be released as soon as May 6 from a specialty hospital here, his doctors said today. In the first information released about Dewey since he was admitted...
March 24, 2009 - 4:05pm
Deputy's wife heard events unfold
Emily Dewey heard everything last Wednesday. The 24-year-old nursing student was listening to the scanner, waiting for her husband, Mahnomen...
February 24, 2009 - 11:00am