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Nelson man stabbed, woman arrested

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A local man was wounded in a stabbing that reportedly happened early Friday at a rural Nelson home.

According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, at 12:22 a.m., deputies were called to 12043 County Road 71 NE and found Marshall Jarvi, 34, had been stabbed. He was transported to Douglas County Hospital and later airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital. As of noon Friday, he was listed in fair condition.


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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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