JCC sex abuse defendant isolated from inmates

An old entrance, wrapped in decorative lights, is seen at the Juvenile Corrections Center in St. Anthony is seen on Wednesday. A 20-year-old inmate at the facility remains in custody there after being charged for sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy, who also is in state custody. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

The Department of Juvenile Corrections moved an inmate charged with sexual abuse to the “special management unit” for safety concerns Wednesday, the same day a department news release said they were “confident he does not pose a threat to other residents.”

American Dog Derby to move to Mesa Falls trails

Liz Stewart makes her way down the final stretch of the American Dog Derby’s six-dog race in Ashton in February 2016. The annual event will be held in Mesa Falls this year. The event is scheduled Friday and Saturday. Pat Sutphin / Post Register file

A lack of snow in Ashton means that the 101st annual American Dog Derby will be held in Mesa Falls this year.



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