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Mourners walk near a Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's vehicle Tuesday as they enter the Granite Falls Lutheran Church for the funeral of Kara Monson, 26, left. She and Christopher Panitzke, 28, formerly of Redwood Falls, were found shot Sept. 2 in Monson’s Granite Falls home. Law enforcement officers are still searching for Andrew Dikken, ID’d as a “person of interest” in the slaying. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Search for man wanted in Granite Falls, Minn., double homicide continues as hundreds remember victim

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GRANITE FALLS — Law enforcement officers from multiple agencies gathered Tuesday morning at the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's office in Granite Falls to launch another aggressive search of Minnesota River bottomlands in hopes of bringing closure to the double homicide that has shocked this community.


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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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