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Cass County administrator pleads guilty to DWI

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FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The administrator of North Dakota's most populous county has agreed to plead guilty to one of two drunken driving charges he faces for a Sept. 3 incident in Minnesota's Otter Tail County.


In a plea petition filed last week, Cass County Administrator Keith Berndt of Fargo agreed to a suspended 90-day jail sentence and $585 in fines and fees, said Assistant Otter Tail County Attorney Heather Brandborg.

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