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UPDATE: In March, 2019, DNA evidence was used to determine that Cecil Stan Caldwell, a prior co-worker to Linda Bernhardt, was responsible for the murders of Linda and her husband Clifford. Caldwell died in 2003 at the age of 59 and the case is now considered closed by the Yellowstone County Cold Case Division. In 1973 Clifford and Linda Bernhardt were just beginning their version of the American dream. Clifford was