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Grant County Sheriff Troy Langlie in Elbow Lake, met with the Ashby (Minn.) Farmers Cooperative Elevator board on Sept. 14 and has assigned a deputy to investigate whether general manager Jerome “Jerry” Hennessey stole more than $2 million to support his safari hunting lifestyle.(Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service)
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
September 17, 2018 - 8:47pm
September 13, 2018
Central Minn. elevator closes after GM allegedly spends over $2 million for hunting safaris, taxidermy
September 13, 2018 - 1:17pm
July 16, 2018
Bidders pay 77% for future American Crystal Sugar payments
July 16, 2018 - 7:36am
June 18, 2018
Erik Ahlgren, a Fergus Falls, Minn., lawyer, specializes in bankruptcy trustee cases like the William "Bill" Sczepanski case. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service)
Judge in farm bankruptcy orders unusual auction of Crystal Sugar payment
June 18, 2018 - 6:14am
May 4, 2018
At issue in a recent court action in the McM Inc. bankruptcy include transactions between McM and Ronald McMartin Sr. and and the Island Lake Irrevocable Trust property his son, Ron McMartin Jr., developed near Detroit Lakes, Minn. Photo taken Dec. 16, 2017, in Becker County, Minn., northeast of Detroit Lakes, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Trustee goes after McMartin's parents: Alleges fraud, $2M in “insider” transfers
May 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
April 23, 2018
Bill Sczepanski, 56, of Stephen, Minn., ran a farming operation that topped 27,000 acres in 2014, only to go insolvent in 2017, adversely affecting a finance company and a co-op elevator at nearby Alvarado, Minn. Photo summer 2014, at Stephen, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
April 23, 2018 - 6:00am
January 12, 2018
An auction-goer for the BMO Harris Bank bankruptcy collateral sale in Manvel, N.D., for the McM Inc. farm waits in the shade of a row of wagons. The sale brought an estimated $1.3 million to help satisfy the bank’s $42 million debt. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Lake trustee of McM farm denies fraud, says banker BMO was informed
January 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
December 25, 2017
Bankruptcy trustee Erik A. Ahlgren of Fergus Falls, Minn., says McM’s Inc.’s transactions involving the company’s lake place were improper and that at least $318,000 must come back to the farm’s creditors.Photo taken Dec. 13, 2017, in Fergus Falls, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
McM farm trustee charges fraud
December 25, 2017 - 9:50am
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