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Big cases on the docket

Court hearings held for Abshere and Wick

On Tuesday, July 11, a number of big cases were on the docket at the Foster County Courthouse in Carrington.

Up first was Kristopher Abshere, the 33-year-old individual accused of impregnating a 14-year-old girl in Carrington last summer.

Abshere's hearing on Tuesday was only an initial appearance, where defendants are informed of their rights, the charges filed against them and the maximum and mi...