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Finley woman held in husband’s death, faces life without parole

February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Kevin Bonham
Forum News Service
FINLEY — A longtime resident of this small town, Sherry Midstokke, is being held in a Fargo jail on suspicion of murdering her husband early Monday in a case that has “shaken the whole county,” the local she…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Search for suspect expands after car reported stolen

September 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FINLEY – The report of a stolen car early today has authorities expanding a manhunt that began near here Tuesday. Continue Reading

Judge won’t lighten caseload for Minnesota public defenders

August 18, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A Steele County district judge has denied a request from overworked public defenders in southeastern Minnesota to reduce their caseload. Continue Reading

Overworked Minnesota public defenders appeal to judge

August 17, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The chief public defender in southeastern Minnesota says her office is so overworked she’s asking a Steele County judge to remove public defenders from 45 open cases. Continue Reading