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Baum sentenced to six years in prison

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A Maiden Rock woman was sentenced Tuesday afternoon to six years in prison for homicide by vehicle use of controlled substance.

Kristin Baum, 20, was traveling eastbound on 160th Ave. in the Town of Maiden Rock June 21, 2006, when she crossed the center line and struck Gladys Jakes, 64, head-on, who died as a result of those injuries.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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