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Olivia, Minn., woman to serve 98 months in prison for possessing 43 grams of meth


OLIVIA -- An Olivia woman will serve 98 months in prison after drug task force agents seized more than 43 grams of methamphetamine from her home.

Mary Jane Lara, 52, was sentenced Wednesday in District Court in Olivia, reported Renville County Assistant Attorney Glen Jacobsen.

Lara had pleaded guilty March 2 to an amended felony charge of first-degree possession of drugs - 25 grams or more. -

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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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