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WILLMAR -- John Francis Springer, 22, of Kandiyohi, was sentenced Monday to 60 months in prison on a felony charge of possession of a weapon by a person convicted of a violent crime.


The conviction stems from a stolen shotgun found in his possession by sheriff's deputies in February.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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