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Andvik to serve nearly four years in prison for arsons, followed by up to 20 years probation

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MOORHEAD - Tara Andvik, the Barnesville-area woman convicted last month of trying to burn down her own farmhouse, is heading to state prison for at least three years and 10 months and will be under the direct supervision of authorities for more than two decades.


Andvik was sentenced this morning in Clay County District Court. She was convicted in a May trial in which she tried pin the blame for a series of fires last fall on an ex-lover.

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