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Independent Soldier gang associate pleads guilty to gun, drug charges

A man linked to the Independent Soldiers gang has been handed a five-year sentence after pleading guilty to firearms and drug trafficking charges laid earlier this year. 445 more words

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Conscience wins: Remorseful art thief returns Winona painting

Apparently it’s harder to appreciate a work of art when plagued by the knowledge that you stole it.

The Winona Daily News reports a guilt-ridden man contacted police to tell them a stolen portrait of Winona businessman and philanthropist Paul Watkins was in his possession. 274 more words


Langley remains were "badly burned," IHIT says

Human remains found in Langley Tuesday were badly burned, hindering the probe until an autopsy is done, the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said Wednesday.
Staff Sergeant Jennifer Pound said Langley RCMP was called to the  24700-block of 64 Avenue about 10:30 a.m. 122 more words

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Witness says it was 'already too late' when firefighters arrived at L'Isle-Verte fire

Witnesses to the seniors’ fire that killed 32 people in Quebec last January have described a horror-filled night with residents begging to be saved as flames engulfed them. 566 more words

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Fugitive minister charged with sexual abuse put on 'most wanted' list

A former Minnesota cult leader who has been on the run from law enforcement officials since April, when he was charged with sexually assaulting several girls, has been placed on the U.S. 227 more words


Murder in Langley today; Charges in Sunday's murder in Surrey

I’m trying to get information about a murder near 248th and Highway 1 in Langley today. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has been called out to the scene. 216 more words

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Man charged with attacking two people with hammer, crossbow, pickaxe

A Forest Lake man is charged with assault in two counties after authorities say he used a hammer, a crossbow and a pickaxe to attack two people last week. 325 more words