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Roseau Co. sheriff still looking for missing man

August 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Late Tuesday night, the Roseau County Sheriff’s Office still was searching for a Detroit Lakes, Minn., man missing since Aug. 11. A vehicle belonging to Donald Dugger, 43, was found Saturday, stuck and abandoned one mile north and east of the Winner Silo in Beltrami State Forest. Continue Reading

Baudette, Minn., man missing from North Dakota Peace Garden’s music camp

August 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Federal, state and local law enforcement officers are searching for a Baudette, Minn., man reported missing since 8 a.m. Tuesday from the International Music Camp at the Peace Gardens near Dunseith, N.D. Continue Reading

Skydivers: Missing hot-air balloon pilot kept them safe before T-storm sucked in craft

March 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Authorities used helicopters, airplanes, horses and all-terrain vehicles to search the woods in south Georgia for Edward Ristaino, 63, who was ferrying the five skydivers Friday night when the fast-developing storm struck. Continue Reading

Puzzle of baby found in Mississippi River weighs on Winona County sheriff

March 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The body of the unidentified infant girl was discovered in the Mississippi River on Sept. 5. Since then, Brand and authorities in Minnesota and Wisconsin have been searching for the baby’s parents. After more than six months of searching with no results, Brand decided it was time to bury the little girl. Continue Reading

Missing Brainerd-area man found in Mississippi River

February 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A volunteer searching on foot found Richard Ernest Paquin’s body about 2:30 p.m. in about two feet of water where ice ends near the river’s shore, said Brainerd police detective Chad Kleffman. Continue Reading

Washington state autopsies for husband, children of missing Utah woman

February 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Authorities have no doubt the husband of missing Utah mom Susan Powell is responsible for the explosive fire Sunday that killed their two children and himself at a home in Graham, Wash.
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Italian official: Grounded cruise ship stable; search for missing people, fuel removel to proceed

January 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A civil protection official says the enormous cruise ship that tipped over off the coast of Tuscany is stable and there is no risk it will drop to a lower seabed.
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Friends pray for Minnesota couple missing in cruise ship disaster

January 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

As friends now await the news of Barbara and Jerry Heil’s fate, they have turned to each other, and the religious faith the couple so deeply embraced, for support. Continue Reading

ITALY: Search teams suspend operations at stricken cruise ship

January 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The bodies of five adult passengers four men and one woman, all wearing lifejackets were discovered in the wreckage Tuesday, raising the death toll to 11. Their nationalities were not immediately released. Continue Reading

White Bear Lake, Minn., couple missing since shipwreck called ‘quiet leaders’

January 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The couple — he is 69 and she is 70 — were among the more than 4,200 people aboard the Costa Concordia when the cruise ship hit a reef or rocks off the coast of Italy on Friday, leaving at least six dead and about 70 injured. Twenty-nine people remained missing Monday. Continue Reading