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Plea deal in the works in First Responders embezzlement case; will include restitution

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A Sept. 13 plea hearing has been set in the case of a Park Rapids woman charged with embezzling $37,000 from Hubbard First Responders.


"I'm comfortable in saying this matter won't go to trial," said public defender Jennifer Nelson, referring to her client Valerie Ione Kimball, 44, who faces two felony charges in connection with the missing funds.

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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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