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Investigators still seeking info on fetus remains

January 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The decomposed tissue and bones were found Nov. 2 in a rural shelterbelt on private land near Astoria, and state and local officials are investigating the case as a homicide.
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American Indian’s remains returning to Nebraska tribe

December 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WINNEBAGO, Neb. (AP) A Winnebago man’s remains soon will be turned over to his tribe for burial after being stored for decades at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History.
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Remains of 2 fetuses found in Deuel County

December 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Authorities have discovered the remains of two fetuses in eastern South Dakota and are investigating the case as a homicide, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley said Monday.
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No sign of remains in new Michigan search for Jimmy Hoffa

September 28, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) Jimmy Hoffa is presumed dead, cocooned in mystery and innuendo and missing for the past 37 years. Continue Reading

Bones found near Medora, N.D., thought to be of two Euro-Americans

May 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The human remains found Saturday a quarter mile west of Medora, N.D., city limits are believed to be two Euro-Americans with possible ties to the Little Missouri River community more than a century ago. Continue Reading

N.J. widow’s quest led to revelation: At least 274 troops’ remains dumped in landfill

December 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

New Jersey widow Gari-Lynn Smith never thought that knowing what happened to her husband’s final remains would be worse than not, or that her search would lead to the bottom of a landfill. Continue Reading

Handling of troop remains prompts heavy criticism of Air Force

December 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The criticism came after the service said it had dumped cremated partial remains of at least 274 troops into a Virginia landfill far more than previously acknowledged. Continue Reading

Scraping tool also found with bones in backyard

May 12, 2011 in The Daily Republic

A scraping tool was found in the Mitchell backyard where some centuries-old human bones were unearthed Monday, a state archaeologist said.
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Charges planned against Pennsylvania woman found with multiple infant skeletal remains in her home

October 25, 2010 in West Central Tribune

PHILADELPHIA A coroner says a Pennsylvania woman found with infant skeletal remains in her home will be charged with several counts of homicide. Continue Reading