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Minn. Woman Rescued After Being Held Captive On Mississippi River Boat

A Minnesota woman is recovering at an Illinois hospital after being held captive on a boat on the Mississippi River for two weeks, according to authorities. According to KHQA-TV, the Adams County Sheriff’s office received a phone call at 11 a.m. Friday about a boat that matched the description of one connected to a missing Minnesota woman. Authorities stopped the suspect boat in Quincy at Lock and Dam 21. After a brief standoff, the male suspect was taken in to custody.

09/20/2013

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Ex-Girlfriend Survives Shooting, Wis. Man Kills Self

Authorities say an Adams County woman is recovering at a Marshfield hospital after she was shot by an ex-boyfriend who took his own life.

06/13/2012

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15-Year-Old Wis. Boy Dies After Rock Climbing

A 15-year-old boy is dead after rock climbing in Adams County.

09/07/2011