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Local adoption victim feels like forgotten victim

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PEPIN --- All Barb Harriman wanted was a chance.

For the last couple of months, Harriman's life has been turned upside down since she found out the baby Melissa Christiansen said she was going to get, never existed.


And as she watched Marie, Jen and Crissy, three other women who were also scammed out of a baby by Christiansen, get a chance to confront her on the "Dr. Phil" show, this past Thursday and Friday, while happy for the other three, she wanted her opportunity, too.

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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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