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Trial set for two charged with Pine Ridge arson 4-21-07

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - A mother and son charged with arson are scheduled to stand trial this summer for a fire that destroyed a house on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

The Sept. 12 fire was set in the Northridge Housing area at Pine Ridge, prosecutors said.

Dwanna Oldson, 46, earlier pleaded not guilty to the charge in U.S. District Court in Rapid City.

Her son, Dusty Oldson, 22, has since been arrested on a warrant and also pleaded not guilty.

Their trial in Rapid City starts Aug. 14