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Police search for flood victim's body

RCMP are continuing to search for the body of an 82-year-old man who was swept into the Woody River.

Searchers have located the body of the man's 79-year-old wife. The man is presumed drowned.

Relatives of Mary and Glen Silverthorn said the elderly couple never showed up for Easter dinner. The couple was travelling from their home in Birch River to nearby Bowsman to celebrate the holiday with family.


Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition April 15, 2009 A6

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