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Index funds always better than picking stocks, Warren Buffett says
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Twins linked to Dominican shortstop Marte
Minnesota United about to discover learning curve for MLS expansion teams
Wild's Chris Stewart: Loyalty and work ethic forged by family
Five Vancouver Canucks quarantined with mumps
How old are Minnesota cabin owners? The answer might surprise you
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Faith conversations: Former presidential speechwriter to keynote women's conference
Leo G. Stockert
Maynard V. Wanner
Ankar Valery Hanson
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
Three children killed in mobile home fire in Carrington
January 27, 2017
ND Capitol notes: Medical marijuana bill introduced
BISMARCK—A bill that lays out medical marijuana regulations was introduced in the North Dakota Senate Friday, Jan. 27. The legislation...
January 27, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 20, 2017
ND bill would establish rules, protocols for enlisting confidential informants
FARGO -- A bill recently introduced in the North Dakota Legislature would establish safeguards when law enforcement agencies recruit people to...
January 20, 2017 - 4:50pm
January 3, 2017
County, deputy seek to silence parents in lawsuit over drug informant's death
WAHPETON, N.D. — Looking to stave off leaks to the news media, an attorney is seeking a judge's order to prohibit the public release of...
January 3, 2017 - 6:22pm
July 18, 2016
Drug arrest of Sadek family attorney not expected to affect wrongful death lawsuit from proceeding
FARGO — The arrest on drug charges of a Florida attorney who was assisting in a wrongful death lawsuit against Richland County, N.D., and...
July 18, 2016 - 7:34pm
June 27, 2016
Parents of Andrew Sadek file wrongful death suit against sheriff's deputy
WAHPETON, N.D. — Two years after their son was found dead in the Red River near Wahpeton, a gunshot wound to his head, the parents of Andrew...
News/crime and courts
June 27, 2016 - 3:44pm
May 3, 2016
Parents of drug informant to seek 'significant amount' from Richland County in wrongful death lawsuit
FARGO -- A lawyer for Tammy and John Sadek says the couple plans to file a wrongful death suit in the case of their son, Andrew, whose body was...
May 3, 2016 - 8:04pm
April 15, 2016
Parents of student who died from gunshot after informant work want FBI to take over case
FARGO -- The parents of a North Dakota State College of Science student found dead of a gunshot after working as an undercover drug informant...
News/crime and courts
April 15, 2016 - 4:17pm
December 8, 2015
McFeely: Republican leaders could back some North Dakota informant reforms
FARGO -- Tammy and John Sadek might have an ally in North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple. They also might have one in Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem,...
December 8, 2015 - 12:21pm
December 3, 2015
'60 Minutes' to cover Andrew Sadek case on Sunday
FARGO -- The TV news show "60 Minutes" plans to feature Andrew Sadek's parents in a story airing Sunday that addresses the controversial and sometimes tragic use of young drug informants. The show's publicist, Kevin Tedesco, said correspondent Lesley Stahl interviewed Sadek's parents,...
December 3, 2015 - 11:07pm
November 20, 2015
Andrew Sadek's mother pushes for law restricting how police use college-aged informants
FARGO -- The mother of a North Dakota State College of Science student she thinks was murdered because he worked as a confidential informant for police is pushing for a state law that would restrict the use of college students as informants. Andrew Sadek was as an informant for...
November 20, 2015 - 11:20pm
August 5, 2015
Newly released video shows Andrew Sadek's meeting with drug task force
WAHPETON -- With the threat of felony charges hanging over him, Andrew Sadek sat down with a narcotics detective in a cramped interview room on Nov. 22, 2013. It was Sadek's 20th birthday, and he was there voluntarily, in the office of the Wahpeton-based drug task force, to discuss...
News/crime and courts
August 5, 2015 - 5:33pm
June 28, 2015
Andrew Sadek’s parents find cause in his mystery death
ROGERS — Tammy and John Sadek raise cattle on the green slopes above Lake Ashtabula. On their ranch, early summer days bring the hard work...
June 28, 2015 - 6:00am
January 31, 2015
Dead college student was a confidential drug informant
WAHPETON — A North Dakota State College of Science student whose body was found in the Red River last June quit working as a confidential informant for an anti-drug task force shortly before he disappeared, according to a report issued by the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation. The...
January 31, 2015 - 10:41pm
August 26, 2014
Mother suspects murder of NDSCS student: Tammy Sadek says task force pressured son to be informant
FARGO — The mother of a North Dakota State College of Science student who disappeared from the school’s Wahpeton campus just before he was to graduate last spring believes her son was murdered. “His backpack was weighted down, and he was thrown in the river,” Tammy Sadek...
News/crime and courts
August 26, 2014 - 10:20pm
August 23, 2014
NDSCS student died from gunshot wound to head, autopsy finds
WAHPETON — Autopsy results on the North Dakota State College of Science student who disappeared just before he was to graduate last spring show he died from a gunshot wound to the head, school officials say. Andrew John Sadek had last been seen walking away from his residence hall...
August 23, 2014 - 10:17pm