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FARIBAULT

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Noe Cervantes, 21, of Benson, will avoid prison time provided he comply with a 10-year supervised probation sentence. Cervantes was accused of raping and sexually assaulting multiple minors of the course of 10 months.
The 14th stop on our tour of 20 Minnesota State Parks brings us to the heart of lake country -- no, not the prototypical northern Minnesota kind with pines and deep lakes, but the southern Minnesota version with tall hardwoods, shallow lakes, lots of nearby cornfields and some of the best biking in the state.
Victor Artola took his last breath in a Faribault prison cell after his lungs filled with fluid. Now, his family and friends are trying to figure out why he was never brought to a hospital.

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Noe Cervantes of Benson is in the Kandiyohi County Jail on $500,000 bail, accused of having repeated sexual contact with a minor.
The 70-year-old man died Saturday morning at District One Hospital in Faribault. So far, nine incarcerated individuals have died of COVID-19 in the Minnesota state prison system. Five have been in Faribault.
Editor's note: The accident report has been updated to reflect a correction by the Minnesota State Patrol. A Paynesville man was erroneously listed as passenger. He, in fact, was a passerby who stopped to help and call 911.

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