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True crime stories from Ohio and the lower Great Lakes region of the U.S. & Canada. You can support the show and find more info at https://greatlakestruecrime.weebly.com/.

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    • 4.4 • 79 Ratings

True crime stories from Ohio and the lower Great Lakes region of the U.S. & Canada. You can support the show and find more info at https://greatlakestruecrime.weebly.com/.

    Ep. 27 - Lynda Shaw

    Ep. 27 - Lynda Shaw

    This episode takes us to southwestern Ontario for the tragic murder of college student Lynda Shaw in 1990.

    All music by Kai Engel used under Creative Commons license. For more info, please visit https://www.kai-engel.com/.

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    Episode Sources:

    https://www.bramptonguardian.com/news-story/5638703-dna-match-came-too-late-to-punish-brampton-woman-s-killer/


    https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/police-solve-15-year-old-murder-but-can-t-reveal-killer-s-identity-1.527738


    https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/dna-links-dead-murderer-to-unsolved-slaying/article18243880/


    https://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2017/11/10/police-officer-bernie-crane-pivotal-in-lynda-shaw-case-dies-at-89 


    https://lfpress.com/news/local-news/lfp-archives-the-day-police-solved-lynda-shaws-murder?video_autoplay=true&fbclid=IwAR1blH6HbgfryHgAMcePMuW-T2s08jZ-rLwWGrWaJUBMhkZyvajc-eermb4 


    https://womeninenguwo.ca/2020/11/18/december-6th-memorial-lynda-shaw-memorial-and-the-white-ribbon-campaign/


    http://www.events.westernu.ca/events/engineering/2021-03/lynda-shaw-memorial-lecture.html 

    • 21 min
    Ep. 26 - Sister Margaret Ann Pahl

    Ep. 26 - Sister Margaret Ann Pahl

    This episode takes us to Toledo, Ohio for the murder of Sister Margaret Ann Pahl in 1980.

    All music by Kai Engel used under Creative Commons license. For more info, please visit https://www.kai-engel.com/.

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    Episode Sources:
    Cleveland Plain Dealer Historical Records. Access from NewsBank, Inc. via the Cuyahoga County Public Library.

    • 21 min
    Ep. 25 - Missing in Muskoka

    Ep. 25 - Missing in Muskoka

    Episode 25 takes us to the Muskoka Cottage Country region of Ontario, Canada to discuss the mysterious disappearance of four elderly retirement home residents.

    All music by Kai Engel used under Creative Commons license. For more info, please visit https://www.kai-engel.com/.

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    Episode Sources:
    https://www.ctvnews.ca/w5/mystery-of-muskoka-what-happened-to-four-seniors-who-went-missing-without-a-trace-nine-years-go-1.4522966?cache=yes%3Fclipid%3D104056

    https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/muskoka-mystery-missing-seniors-1.5342454

    https://www.cbc.ca/news2/interactives/muskoka-mystery-missing-seniors/

    https://thewalrus.ca/missing-in-cottage-country/

    https://wanderwisdom.com/travel-destinations/Cottage-Country-Fun-Things-to-Do-in-Muskoka-Ontario

    https://www.zoominfo.com/p/David-Laan/1943882180

    https://www.rokdrop.net/2018/01/canadian-english-teacher-in-south-korea-loses-job-due-to-link-to-murder-of-four-people/

    • 31 min
    Ep. 24 - Beverly Jarosz

    Ep. 24 - Beverly Jarosz

    This episode takes us to the Cleveland, Ohio suburb of Garfield Heights for the murder of Beverly Jarosz.

    All music by Kai Engel used under Creative Commons license. For more info, please visit https://www.kai-engel.com/.

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    Episode Sources:

    https://www.cleveland.com/metro/2014/12/beverly_jarosz_murder_50_years.html

    https://www.reddit.com/r/UnresolvedMysteries/comments/2uwgj3/who_killed_beverly_jarosz/

    https://leelofland.com/lisa-black-famous-unsolved-cleveland-homicide-beverly-jarosz/

    https://www.ohioattorneygeneral.gov/Files/Law-Enforcement/Investigator/Cold-Case/Homicides/Jarosz

    https://www.reddit.com/r/UnresolvedMysteries/comments/944dn4/who_murdered_beverly_jarosz_on_december_28_1964/

    • 21 min
    Ep. 23 - Nancy Ludwig

    Ep. 23 - Nancy Ludwig

    Episode 23 takes us to suburban Detroit, Michigan for the story of Nancy Ludwig.

    All music by Kai Engel used under Creative Commons license. For more info, please visit https://www.kai-engel.com/.

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    Episode Sources:

    https://www.freep.com/story/entertainment/television/2020/03/04/investigation-discovery-lake-erie-murders-nancy-ludwig/4952945002/


    http://truecrimetravel.com/the-murder-of-flight-attendant-nancy-ludwig/


    https://www.ourmidland.com/news/article/Man-charged-in-1986-Flint-rape-murder-suspect-in-7049983.php


    http://mdocweb.state.mi.us/OTIS2/otis2profile.aspx?mdocNumber=428571


    https://www.investigationdiscovery.com/tv-shows/the-lake-erie-murders/about

    • 24 min
    Ep. 22 - Irene Izak

    Ep. 22 - Irene Izak

    In 1968, Irene Izak set out for her dream job in Quebec. Unfortunately, she would never make it there. Promo by Apple for the Teacher.

    Closing song: “Modern Man” by Homeland. Used with permission.

    All other music by Kai Engel used under Creative Commons license. Check out https://www.kai-engel.com/

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    Source:

    https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/north-country-murder-of-irene-izak-dave-shampine/1101137514

    • 23 min

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