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Fargo elementary students play reporter as they ask Gov. Burgum about his job
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
West Fargo man charged in child's bathtub drowning
Conduct of two pipeline protesters not clear in ND Supreme Court arguments
Kessel departing from city admin role
crime and courts
nation and world
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
Vikings' Dalvin Cook should be ready to go in July after rehabbing knee
New Vikings QB Kirk Cousins eager to give fans 'something to cheer about'
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Maximilian Pio Steckler
James Stewart Peterson
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
April 18, 2018
33 abused Chihuahuas found in Maryland SUV
When the animal control investigator first got the call, he didn't believe it. "What you're saying is just not computing," Jack Breckenridge...
April 18, 2018 - 3:02pm
January 26, 2018
ND man charged with animal abuse, accused of striking, strangling dog
MINOT, N.D. -- A 53-year-old Minot man is accused of strangling and beating his dog . Wesley John Peltier is charged with Class A misdemeanor...
January 26, 2018 - 7:22pm
November 13, 2017
Police investigating after undercover video shows Florida dairy farm workers beating cows with metal rods
Larson Dairy in Okeechobee, Florida - One of the state's largest milk suppliers - is under criminal investigation after a video surfaced online...
November 13, 2017 - 3:40pm
July 14, 2017
Judge rules that Gladstone animals should not be seized
A Southwest District Court judge has ruled that the state cannot seize the animals of a Gladstone rancher accused of animal cruelty and neglect. Southwest District Judge Rhonda Ehlis wrote a 23-page summary of the civil case involving Gary Dassinger, a rancher south of Gladstone who...
July 14, 2017 - 5:12pm
Awaiting a decision: Gladstone animal neglect case wraps up, criminal case to come
Three area veterinarians testified in the Gladstone animal neglect case Wednesday as Southwest District Judge Rhonda Ehlis will now decide the...
June 14, 2017 - 9:52pm
June 13, 2017
Gladstone animal neglect hearing extended to Wednesday
The civil case over the seizure of a Gladstone man's 70 horses and 25 cattle will continue Wednesday morning. Southwest District Judge Rhonda...
June 13, 2017 - 8:18pm
June 12, 2017
Stark County animal seizure worries agriculture officials
DICKINSON, N.D. — While a district court judge decides whether a Gladstone, N.D., man gets to keep his cattle and horses, agriculture groups...
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 5, 2017
Sheriff, ranch hand testify at petition hearing for abused/neglected animals
A Southwest District judge will hear more testimony before deciding whether to take away a Gladstone man's horses and cattle. Judge Rhonda Ehlis...
June 5, 2017 - 10:35pm
June 21, 2016
North Dakota couple charged with animal neglect
KATHRYN -- A Kathyrn couple has been charged with animal neglect after deputies seized 64 dogs from their property. Ginger and Karl Helland are accused of keeping the animals in filthy, dangerous conditions. The Barnes County Sheriff's Office confiscated the dogs from their property,...
June 21, 2016 - 5:17pm
May 12, 2016
Law enforcement learn about animal cruelty
Area law enforcement learned how to be better equipped to deal with an animal cruelty call on Thursday. A training held by the Humane Society...
May 12, 2016 - 9:42pm
December 4, 2013
Wheatland dog breeder pleads guilty to 1 count of animal abuse
FARGO — A Wheatland man charged with neglecting about 170 dogs at an apparent puppy mill at his rural home has pleaded guilty in the case. The defense attorney for Darcy Darrell Smith, 51, entered an Alford plea to one count of Class A misdemeanor animal abuse on Smith’s behalf...
December 4, 2013 - 9:41pm
April 14, 2013
Back from the brink: Starved horses recover under care of Hatton couple
HATTON -- After their trailer ride from western North Dakota, Krystal, Ruby, Diamond, Princess, Karmel and Ginger were unloaded at the foot of a 1,000 pound-plus hay bale in the barn. They made a serious dent in it. "They ate hay for almost 12 straight hours," Doug Hannestad said....
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 11, 2013
Senate disagrees with House changes to animal abuse bill
BISMARCK -- Senate lawmakers could not agree Wednesday with the House changes to a bill that seeks to crack down on people who abuse, neglect or abandon animals. Sen. Tim Flakoll, R-Fargo, the prime sponsor of Senate Bill 2211, said the amended bill does not address all the issues...
April 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
Crusader against animal cruelty says bill is too weak
BISMARCK -- Kristie Skunberg said Wednesday the amended version of the Legislature's animal cruelty bill is too weak and fails to address creating penalties that fit the crimes against animals. The chairwoman of North Dakotans to Stop Animal Cruelty said in a news release that the...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
'He was death on the land': Bill Kiefer faces multiple charges for animal cruelty
FARGO -- Bill Kiefer and his bay mule made a conspicuous presence at last summer's Cow Town Hoe Down celebration in New Salem. Kiefer, a stranger...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am