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Published July 29, 2009, 03:19 PM

Search on for missing Minn. man

STAPLES, Minn. (AP) — Searchers continue looking for an 82-year-old rural Staples man who missed a family wedding.

STAPLES, Minn. (AP) — Searchers continue looking for an 82-year-old rural Staples man who missed a family wedding.

Peter Achermann (ACK'-ur-muhn) has been missing since Friday. He was supposed to attend the wedding Saturday.

Achermann's car was found Saturday evening stuck in a dirt trail mudhole northeast of Staples. But Cass County Sheriff Randy Fisher says there was no sign of Achermann.

Achermann is white, about 5-foot-9, 175 pounds with a gray beard and generally walks with a cane.

Authorities are continuing an air and ground search. Volunteers and family members also are searching.

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