You can't always get what you want unless you cheat
August 20, 2022
On Monday, after multiple phone calls over the weekend, Derrick Byfuglien returned my call.
He was upbeat and laughing, and I commented that I was sorry his old man, Dean, lost in the District 1 County Commissioner primary, which covers the City of Warroad, a trailer park and businesses up the hill from Warroad, and Springsteel.
There couldn't have been a bigger dark horse than his dad.
His son laughed again.
"Somebody from Warroad said to him afterwards, 'If you hadn't stolen the courthouse, you'd probably have gotten more votes.' I can't remember who it was."
Derrick was probably in the s...