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Human Remains Found in Search for Missing Vermont Teenager

Police say there's no positive identification of the remains yet

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    Human Remains Found in Search for Missing Vermont Teenager

    Vermont State Police teams looking for a 19-year-old man who has been missing since January have found what are believed to be human remains.

    Police say there's no positive identification of the remains yet.

    Police on Wednesday were in the Sharon area searching for Austin Colson, last seen at his home in Royalton on Jan. 11. The remains were found in Norwich, about 20 miles away.

    Colson is believed to have made plans to collect scrap metal that day. The following week, the utility trailer Colson was believed to have been using was found abandoned with a partial load of scrap metal on Downer Road in Sharon.

    White Official Tells Black Woman He Belonged to Master Race

    [NATL] White Official Tells Black Woman He Belonged to Master Race

    Some Leavenworth County, Kansas, officials are calling for Commissioner Louis Klemp's resignation after he insulted a black woman who had just presented a land-use study to the commission. "I don't want you to think I am picking on you because we are part of the master race. You have a gap in your teeth. We are part of the master race, don't you forget that," Klemp said. 

    (Published Friday, Nov. 16, 2018)

    A number of unsuccessful searches were conducted over the winter and spring. Officials opted to resume search operations when the weather improved.

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