Forum staff reports, Published December 20 2009
Spaghetti dinner benefit set for Dewey familyA spaghetti dinner and silent auction will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the West Fargo Veterans of Foreign Wars post to benefit Mahnomen County (Minn.) Deputy Chris Dewey and his family.
The dinner is $5 a person, and free-will donations will be accepted.
The benefit is sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Police Red River Valley Lodge No. 1 and the VFW.
The VFW is at 308 Sheyenne St.
Donations can also be sent to FOP Lodge No. 1, c/o Dewey Benefit, PO Box 962, Fargo, ND 58107-0962.
Dewey was shot in the head and abdomen in February after he confronted two men on a call of shots fired while on duty. He has had several surgeries and is now undergoing intense rehabilitative physical therapy.