Search for Girl Missing Since 1996 Resumes in Washburn County

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Search for Girl Missing Since 1996 Resumes in Washburn County

May 18, 2013 Updated May 18, 2013 at 1:13 PM CDT

Spooner, WI (NNCNOW.com) - The search for Sara Bushland, a girl from Spooner who has been missing since April of 1996, resumed in Washburn County Thursday and Friday.

According to the Washburn County Sheriff's Office, an extensive ground and water search was conducted with the consent of Sara's parents on their property near Spooner.

Authorities have not said why or how the search came about.