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March 2008: 25 years on, authorities are still trying to determine who killed 'Scriver' Olson

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WILLMAR -- Twenty-five years have passed since 75-year-old Joseph "Scriver" Olson was found dead Feb. 18, 1983, in his rural Belgrade home. He had been beaten and then stabbed with a knife found with his body.


Even though decades have passed, Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog believes the Olson murder case is solvable.

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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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