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Rowell pleads guilty in criminal case


Rowell pleads guilty to one count in animal neglect case

The Cass County Attorney’s Office reports that Deborah Beatrice Rowell, 60, of Pine River, pleaded guilty in a criminal case that was set to start trial Monday, Oct. 14.

Rowell pleaded guilty to one count of failure to provide dogs with adequate shade in violation of Minnesota Statute 346.39, a misdemeanor level offense.

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