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Meth defendant enters plea in conspiracy case; trial stopped due to discovery oversight

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Kay Peterson's mug shot doesn't do her justice.

The 38-year-old Park Rapids woman looks like someone you'd see standing on the sidelines of a kids' soccer game, or working at the church bake sale.


Instead, Peterson went on trial Tuesday, charged with being a meth dealer. It is alleged that she and others participated in a major conspiracy to furnish methamphetamine to the region.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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