Duane A. HansonDuane A. Hanson, 79, Grand Forks, ND died Saturday, April 20, 2013 in Altru Hospital of Grand Forks, ND.
Duane Arnold Hanson was born April 5, 1934 on the Ross farm near Fisher, MN the son of Arnold and Edna (Ross) Hanson. He grew up and attended school in Warren, MN. In his freshman year, he moved to Crookston, MN. He graduated from Crookston High School in 1953. Duane served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Ft. Benning, GA. He later returned to Crookston where he farmed with his father before moving to Grand Forks. In 1958, Duane joined the Grand Forks Police Department and worked as a police officer until 1996, retiring as Sergeant.