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Story of Minnesota girl’s killing by abusive father featured on TV show – TwinCities.com

A case from the mid-1980s involving a teen who disappeared on her way home from school in the small northwestern Minnesota town of Underwood is featured in an episode of “The 1980s: The Deadliest Decade” on Investigation Discovery on Monday night.

Sarah Ann Rairdon (Forum News Service)
Sarah Ann Rairdon (Forum News Service)

Sarah Ann Rairdon was last seen walking home from school on a rural road outside Underwood in May 1985. Her disappearance led to months of searching and fears of abduction in Otter Tail County, until her body was found that summer in a farm field.

Rairdon’s father was arrested and convicted in her murder, confessing that he had been sexually abusing his daughter since she was 8 years old. At age 13, she told him to stop.

Sarah was one of the early missing children featured on milk carton

Read more at: http://www.twincities.com/2017/12/11/story-of-minnesota-girls-killing-by-molester-dad-featured-on-discovery-show/

Killing Fields: Season Three of Discovery Series Investigates Chilling Virginia Homicide

“Across America, there are isolated places that appear untouched. In these desolate and sprawling areas – known as killing fields – dozens of deaths remain mysteries, baffling anyone daring enough to investigate. On Thursday, January 4 at 9 PM ET/PT, Discovery will head to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a brutal cold case in the third season of the network’s hit true-crime series KILLING FIELDS.

KILLING FIELDS is co-executive produced by Emmy Award-winning producer Tom Fontana (“St. Elsewhere,” “Homicide: Life On The Street,” “Oz” and “The Philanthropist”) and Academy Award-winning film director Barry Levinson (“Rain Man,” “Diner,” “Bugsy,” “Wag the Dog” and “Good Morning, Vietnam”).

Isle of Wight is an isolated farmland community in Virginia – miles from nearly everything and everyone. But the quiet community was marked by a gruesome homicide its residents cannot forget. In the summer of 2004, 28-year-old Carrie Singer was found beaten to death and

Read more at: https://tvseriesfinale.com/tv-show/killing-fields-season-three-discovery-series-investigates-chilling-virginia-homicide/

Renewed and Returning: “The Wine Show,” “Killing Fields”

On tap for this week’s edition of ‘Renewed and Returning’ are new seasons of series on OutTV, BBC1, Discovery, HGTV, TLC and Channel 5. 

OutTV has greenlit a third season of Boulet Brothers Productions’ drag competition series Dragula. The show gives participants the opportunity to compete for the title of the world’s “next drag supermonster” and features “drag to die for”, challenges and drama. The third season of Dragula will premiere on OUTtv in fall 2018.

BBC1 has commissioned RDF West for another season of Shop Well for Less? The
4 x 60-minute series will be produced out of RDF’s Bristol office. The One Show presenter Alex Jones and BBC Breakfast’s Business correspondent Steph McGovern return to help families change the way they shop without changing their lifestyle.

Discovery Channel’s Killing Fields is back for a third season on Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. In the new season, Discovery heads to

Read more at: http://realscreen.com/2017/12/08/renewed-and-returning-the-wine-show-killing-fields/

Discovery Channel’s True Crime Series KILLING FIELDS Travels to Virginia for Season 3, Today


Discovery Channel's True Crime Series KILLING FIELDS Travels to Virginia for Season 3, Today

Across America, there are isolated places that appear untouched. In these desolate and sprawling areas – known as KILLING FIELDS – dozens of deaths remain mysteries, baffling anyone daring enough to investigate. On Thursday, January 4 at 9 PM ET/PT, Discovery will head to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a brutal cold case in the third season of the network’s hit true-crime series KILLING FIELDS.

KILLING FIELDS is co-executive produced by Emmy Award-winning producer Tom Fontana (“St. Elsewhere,” “Homicide: Life On The Street,” “Oz” and “The Philanthropist”) and Academy Award-winning film director Barry Levinson (“Rain Man,” “Diner,” “Bugsy,” “Wag the Dog” and “Good Morning, Vietnam”).

Isle of Wight is an isolated farmland community in Virginia – miles from nearly everything and everyone. But the quiet community was marked by

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Discovery-Channels-True-Crime-Series-KILLING-FIELDS-Travels-to-Virginia-for-Season-3-Today-20180103

That’s a wrap for ‘Killing Fields’ in Louisiana

Killing Fields” is closing the book on its investigation of a Louisiana cold case. After two seasons of following police as they re-examined the 1997 Iberville Parish death of LSU grad student Eugenie Boisfontaine, Discovery Channel’s unscripted true-crime series is moving on to a new location and  a new cold case.

The show’s upcoming third season, which is set to premiere Jan. 4, will see it move to Virginia’s rural Isle of Wight County. There, it will follow a new team of investigators as they dig into the death of 28-year-old Carrie Singer, whose body was found beaten and half-naked in a field in 2004, according to a Discovery press release announcing the new season.

As with the first two seasons, both of which ran six episodes, the new season will be “shot in real time” as investigators use technology that didn’t exist at the time of the crime

Read more at: http://www.nola.com/tv/index.ssf/2017/12/thats_a_wrap_for_killing_field.html

Discovery Channel’s True Crime Series KILLING FIELDS Travels to Virginia for Season 3, 1/4


Discovery Channel's True Crime Series KILLING FIELDS Travels to Virginia for Season 3, 1/4

Across America, there are isolated places that appear untouched. In these desolate and sprawling areas – known as KILLING FIELDS – dozens of deaths remain mysteries, baffling anyone daring enough to investigate. On Thursday, January 4 at 9 PM ET/PT, Discovery will head to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a brutal cold case in the third season of the network’s hit true-crime series KILLING FIELDS.

KILLING FIELDS is co-executive produced by Emmy Award-winning producer Tom Fontana (“St. Elsewhere,” “Homicide: Life On The Street,” “Oz” and “The Philanthropist”) and Academy Award-winning film director Barry Levinson (“Rain Man,” “Diner,” “Bugsy,” “Wag the Dog” and “Good Morning, Vietnam”).

Isle of Wight is an isolated farmland community in Virginia – miles from nearly everything and everyone. But the quiet community was marked by

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Discovery-Channels-True-Crime-Series-KILLING-FIELDS-Travels-to-Virginia-for-Season-3-14-20171205

Discovery Series ‘Killing Fields’ Heads to Virginia for Season 3 (EXCLUSIVE)

The Discovery true crime series “Killing Fields” is leaving Louisiana and heading to Virginia for its upcoming third season, Variety has learned exclusively.

Premiering on Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET, the show will move to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a new cold case. In the summer of 2004, 28-year-old Carrie Singer was found beaten to death and half naked in a field. But who would have wanted her dead? And why could they never connect any DNA with the actual crime?

The mysterious case never went anywhere. However, it has haunted lead investigator Randy Patrick for over a decade. Utilizing the latest cutting-edge technology, the Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office has decided to re-open the case with the hope to find some real answers.

Under the command of Lieutenant Thomas Potter, Randy works with a team of skilled investigators as well as a young rookie who believes

Read more at: https://newsline.com/discovery-series-killing-fields-heads-to-virginia-for-season-3-exclusive/

Discovery Series ‘Killing Fields’ Heads to Virginia for Season 3 …

The Discovery true crime series “Killing Fields” is leaving Louisiana and heading to Virginia for its upcoming third season, Variety has learned exclusively.

Premiering on Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET, the show will move to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a new cold case. In the summer of 2004, 28-year-old Carrie Singer was found beaten to death and half naked in a field. But who would have wanted her dead? And why could they never connect any DNA with the actual crime?

The mysterious case never went anywhere. However, it has haunted lead investigator Randy Patrick for over a decade. Utilizing the latest cutting-edge technology, the Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office has decided to re-open the case with the hope to find some real answers.

Under the command of Lieutenant Thomas Potter, Randy works with a team of skilled investigators as well as a young rookie who believes

Read more at: https://newsline.com/discovery-series-killing-fields-heads-to-virginia-for-season-3-exclusive/

Discovery Series ‘Killing Fields’ Heads to Virginia for Season 3 (EXCLUSIVE)

The Discovery true crime series “Killing Fields” is leaving Louisiana and heading to Virginia for its upcoming third season, Variety has learned exclusively.

Premiering on Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET, the show will move to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a new cold case. In the summer of 2004, 28-year-old Carrie Singer was found beaten to death and half naked in a field. But who would have wanted her dead? And why could they never connect any DNA with the actual crime?

The mysterious case never went anywhere. However, it has haunted lead investigator Randy Patrick for over a decade. Utilizing the latest cutting-edge technology, the Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office has decided to re-open the case with the hope to find some real answers.

Under the command of Lieutenant Thomas Potter, Randy works with a team of skilled investigators as well as a young

Read more at: http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/killing-fields-season-3-discovery-1202630898/

Discovery Series ‘Killing Fields’ Heads to Virginia for Season 3 …

The Discovery true crime series “Killing Fields” is leaving Louisiana and heading to Virginia for its upcoming third season, Variety has learned exclusively.

Premiering on Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET, the show will move to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a new cold case. In the summer of 2004, 28-year-old Carrie Singer was found beaten to death and half naked in a field. But who would have wanted her dead? And why could they never connect any DNA with the actual crime?

The mysterious case never went anywhere. However, it has haunted lead investigator Randy Patrick for over a decade. Utilizing the latest cutting-edge technology, the Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office has decided to re-open the case with the hope to find some real answers.

Under the command of Lieutenant Thomas Potter, Randy works with a team of skilled investigators as well as a young

Read more at: http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/killing-season-3-discovery-1202630898/