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Bemidji woman pleads not guilty to meth distribution

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BEMIDJI -- A woman who was part of a four person methamphetamine bust in June plead not guilty to drug sale charges Monday in Beltrami County Court.


Tamara Sue Halverson, 45, of Bemidji, is charged with one count of felony first-degree sale of methamphetamine. First-degree drug sale carries a maximum penalty of 30 years imprisonment and a $1,000,000 fine.

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Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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