Deer River News


08/05/2018 03:28 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Leech Lake Authorities Search for Missing Deer River Man 

According to the BCA, Franklyn Sherman Jr., 35, was last seen at a residence on foot in the Winnie Dam area of Deer River on July 23. No one has heard from him since and authorities are concerned for his welfare. Sherman Jr. is described as six-feet, one-inch tall, 185-pounds with brown eyes and black shoulder-length hair, and a mole on his left forearm.


08/05/2018 03:28 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Leech Lake Tribal Police looking for man missing since July 23 

The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating Franklyn Sherman Jr. of Deer River, Minnesota. The 35-year-old man was last seen on foot in the Winnie Dam area of Deer River on July 23. He is described as Indigenous American, 6 feet 1 inches tall, 185 pounds with brown eyes and black shoulder length hair.


07/31/2018 02:59 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Nominees for Perfect Iron Range-area Restaurant Poll 

It's time the Iron Range got some credit. Summertime up north is spectacular. The abundant forests, lakes and trails offer the quintessential "up north" Minnesota experience.


07/23/2018 10:12 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Disputing employers may pay employee's attorney 

When workers are re-injured on the job, the most serious dispute can be among insurers as to how the liability is apportioned. The employee may be caught in the crossfire.