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October 25, 2017
West found guilty on 62 counts in puppy mill case
ELLSWORTH — A Pierce County jury has fond Stuart Earl West guilty on 62 misdemeanor charges related to treatment of dogs in April 2016. The...
October 25, 2017 - 10:27pm
Jury deliberates on alleged puppy mill case
ELLSWORTH — Jurors began deliberating Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 25, in the case of a rural Elmwood man charged with 125 misdemeanor counts...
October 25, 2017 - 2:30pm
October 24, 2017
Watch: Trial underway in Pierce County puppy mill case
A rural Elmwood man might have used unconventional means to raise dogs, but it didn't amount to the dozens of crimes he's charged with, his attorney...
October 24, 2017 - 10:35am
September 26, 2017
Jury trial in alleged puppy mill case to begin next month
A Pierce County man accused of mistreating dogs at a home-based business was in court Tuesday, Sept. 26, for the final hearing before a jury...
September 26, 2017 - 8:27pm
September 25, 2017
Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
A Pierce County man who faces 125 animal neglect charges returns to court Tuesday, Sept. 26 on allegations he was scouting land for a dog kennel...
September 25, 2017 - 2:44pm
December 30, 2016
Top 10 news stories of 2016: No. 6 Puppy mill case turned up squalor, criminal charges
A five-day jury trial awaits the 68-year-old Pierce County man accused of running a puppy mill that was raided by authorities in 2016. Stuart...
December 30, 2016 - 3:06pm
July 21, 2016
Dogs from suspected puppy mill will be up for adoption
Beginning on Monday, dogs found in squalor-like conditions at a Pierce County breeder’s home will be available to new owners. Pierce County...
July 21, 2016 - 2:46pm
July 6, 2016
Humane Society raises $20k amid Stu West case
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. -- A fundraising effort by the Golden Valley, Minn.-based Animal Humane Society is using the case of Stuart E. West, the Elmwood man suspected of running a puppy mill, to support housing and feeding costs for the dozens of yellow Labradors in its possession. In...
July 6, 2016 - 3:03pm
June 7, 2016
Town plans to tighten dog kennel ordinance
TOWN OF EL PASO -- The town of El Paso is considering banning commercial dog kennels, a step town officials say is necessary after a local man...
June 7, 2016 - 2:07pm
May 4, 2016
Systematic flaws contributed to suspected puppy mill
PIERCE COUNTY — In a system based on checks and balances, coupled with individual responsibility, an alleged irresponsible individual was left...
May 4, 2016 - 11:29am
April 27, 2016
UPDATE: Complaint states Elmwood dogs fed on rotting carcasses
Dogs at an alleged Elmwood puppy mill were feasting on rotting carcasses as their primary food source, according to allegations spelled out in...
April 27, 2016 - 8:56am