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Solving a nearly 90-year-old photo mystery

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Johnson and Hessen came across a photo of their third grade class from nearly 90 years ago and are having some trouble identifying some of their classmates. They’ve written some names in, but need some help
filling in the rest. Continue Reading

Do you know?

January 16, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Bucyrus fire ignition to remain a mystery

October 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

How a wind-fueled grass fire that destroyed a small number of homes in Bucyrus last week started will remain a mystery. A report released Friday by the State Fire Marshall Division concluded the cause of the fire cannot be determined. Continue Reading

Mystery man releases pigeons by the truckload

September 10, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Turkeys aren’t the only bird flocking around town this week. An unidentified man, whom witnesses said is from St. Paul, has been dropping off pigeons by the thousands at the Tru Shine Truck Wash in Worthington, according to its employees. Continue Reading

Whodunit?

March 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Grassroots theater group offers interactive mystery at Historic Dayton House
WORTHINGTON The stage is set although there isn’t really a stage for an event that combines amateur sleuthing, gastronomic indulging and, hopefully, a lot of laughing. Continue Reading

Debut takes readers for a comic ride

January 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

In his debut, Rick Gavin offers a comic romp through the Mississippi Delta, “less a place than a boot on your neck,” where eccentricities thrive, pathetic criminals flourish and the absurd can pass for the norm. Continue Reading

Custer’s death still a mystery after 135 years

June 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Battle of Little Big Horn took place in MontanaSaturday marked the 135 anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn near present day Garryowen, Mont., and even after all of this time, the death of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer remains a mystery Continue Reading

Owner claims mystery photos found in Iowa flood

September 28, 2010 in West Central Tribune

COLFAX, Iowa (AP) – A treasure trove of photographs and keepsakes found in a rubber tub floating in flooded Colfax has been claimed. Continue Reading

Published mystery makes dream come true

August 3, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Renee Leighton saw the writing on the wall when she was a teenager. She knew that someday, she was going to write a book. Continue Reading