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Grandmother: Child protective system failed girl, 14, who died in crash

Police had been searching for Kaydance Potter for more than three weeks when a car she was driving careened down Superior Street in the early morning hours of April 26, hit a curb, veered across lanes, onto the grass and smashed into a pole.

'Numb to it' — Farm family moves forward despite dead cows, beach where their field used to be

RICHLAND — Before that morning, all of the farmer’s cows were still alive, and not decaying downstream.


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Cindy Lange-Kubick: Herman the sourdough starter and Linda the baker, a decades-long love affair

Linda Carlson Schmidt found Herman in the newspaper on Oct. 25, 1980.

Funky-looking cactus wins prize for women crazy about houseplants

When the sorority sisters left the big Pi Beta Phi house and moved in together for their junior year, they knew each other pretty well.

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