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Deputies search for gun after high speed chase on Wednesday

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MORRIS – An Appleton man is facing several criminal charges following a high-speed chase west of Morris on Wednesday afternoon.


On Friday, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office search and rescue team came to Stevens County

to search for a gun in two area sloughs that law enforcement officials believe the suspect, 35-year-old Joshua Proudfoot, may have tossed from his vehicle during the pursuit.

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Kim Ukura
Kim Ukura has served as the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune since August 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2008 with degrees in English and journalism. She earned a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2010. Prior to returning to Morris to work at the Sun Tribune, she worked in trade publishing.