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Press Photo by Katherine Lymn Matt Achter hugs Dunn County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Geddes at a ceremony in Killdeer on Friday. Geddes and Lucas Stroh, right, received recognition awards for saving Achter’s life.

A second chance at life: Men receive lifesaver awards for saving man

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KILLDEER — Matt Achter was dead for 11 minutes on Saturday.

But thanks to two local men who were honored Friday for their lifesaving efforts, Achter was walking and talking at an event in Killdeer.


Dunn County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Geddes and Dunn County man Luke Stroh were recognized Friday with North Dakota Peace Officers Association Lifesaving awards.

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