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Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Art that is skin deep: Tattoo expo paints legendary portrait of ND
Twitter suspends 300,000 accounts tied to terrorism in 2017
crime and courts
nation and world
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Defensive dilemmas:Blue Hawks use bye week to make improvements
Dickinson High swimming and diving 10th at UND meet
Dickinson High cross country teams place 7th in Bismarck
Dickinson State women’s golf 4th at Jamestown
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Jacobs: Incumbency matters in ND, but it's no guarantee for reelection
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
Port: Poll show more North Dakotans want to see Senator Heitkamp replaced than re-elected
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Mike R. Messer
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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July 7, 2016
Five arrested in vandalism of Pisek church, priceless painting
PISEK — Five suspects have been arrested in connection with vandalism that left a Pisek church temporarily closed and coated a priceless 124-year-old oil painting with fire extinguisher retardant. The Walsh County Sheriff's Department arrested Joshua Trebor Weis, 19, Bowdon, N.D.;...
July 7, 2016 - 4:17pm
May 30, 2016
Bismarck man arrested after report of shots fired
BISMARCK -- Bismarck police arrested a 19-year-old man after he allegedly shot at a group of individuals late Sunday night, according to a press release issued by the Bismarck Police Department. The victims said a man they didn’t know started a verbal and physical altercation with...
May 30, 2016 - 12:38pm
February 19, 2014
Loud party busted by Minot police leads to 64 arrests
MINOT — Police here arrested more than 60 people after breaking up a party involving underage drinking on Sunday. Officers responded at 1:42 a.m. to a report of a loud party and observed people who appeared to be under 21 drinking alcohol, the Minot Police Department stated in...
February 19, 2014 - 12:19am
February 7, 2014
Heroin found in home near Casselton school; 2 charged
CASSELTON — Two people face felony drug charges after police found heroin and marijuana at a Casselton home, which is just blocks away from Central Cass School. According to court documents, undercover officers bought heroin in January from a Fargo woman who set up the transaction...
February 7, 2014 - 10:10pm
July 10, 2012
Couple on the run after man accused of sexually assaulting woman's daughter arrested in Indiana
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Police in Fargo said a man and woman who went on the run after the man was accused of sexually assaulting the woman's daughter have been arrested in Indiana. A warrant for 37-year-old Anthony Sells was issued in Cass County last week on a charge of gross sexual...
July 10, 2012 - 5:08pm
April 15, 2009
Man involved in shooting was stepson
A man arrested in connection with a shooting death Friday has an extensive criminal record and was the victim's stepson. Police arrested Benjamin Orf Friday after 49-year-old Neal Matejovsky's body was found in Dunn County. Orf is his former stepson, said Mary Giles, Matejovsky's...
April 15, 2009 - 10:24pm
Arrests made in connection with Matejovsky case, Sundeen expects more
Benjamin Orf, who authorities arrested Friday in connection to a Dunn County shooting, resides in Dickinson, according to Stark County District Court records. His age was not released and limited information was available Monday.
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Inmate arrested trying to get back in jail
WOODBINE, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say they arrested an escaped jail inmate trying to sneak back into the lockup with cigarettes allegedly stolen from a nearby store. Sheriff Tommy Gregory said Saturday that 25-year-old Harry Jackson had opened a door to the exercise yard and climbed...
March 7, 2009 - 12:23pm
Woman arrested in 40-year-old Denver slaying
A 65-year-old woman wanted in a 1968 slaying at a Denver bar was arrested Friday in Dayton, Ohio, where police say she had been living under...
February 7, 2009 - 10:16am
February 2, 2009
Plymouth man arrested in alleged ballet assault
A Plymouth man was arrested after an alleged assault on members of the Russian National Ballet Theater at a downtown Minneapolis hotel. The man allegedly threw punches and slapped people, injuring two men and a ballerina from the troupe, in town to perform "Sleeping Beauty" at Northrop...
February 2, 2009 - 7:45am
January 14, 2009
Firefighters charged with using arson to get work
PHOENIX (AP) -- Four firefighters have been arrested on suspicion of igniting between 15 and 20 fires in western Arizona so they could get paid for fighting them, officials said Tuesday. Authorities also charged two men suspected of setting fires to get money from the firefighters,...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
DICKINSON - Dickinson's Joel Henry Wetzel, 59, was arrested on Monday in connection to a shooting incident that occurred on July 8. The Dickinson Police Department's investigator, Joe Cianni, said Wetzel was recently released from Bismarck's St. Alexius Hospital. Wetzel has been...
July 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Two Dickinson residents are arrested for possible drug charges
DICKINSON - The Stark County Sheriff Department reported on Thursday that two Dickinson residents were arrested for possible drug charges around 9:15 p.m. this past Wednesday. Sheriff Clarence Tuhy said an officer went to the residence of Bruce Damien, 29, and Melissa Wichlund, 23,...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Dickinson man is arrested in connection with three vehicle fires
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Police Department arrested a Dickinson man late Friday afternoon in connection with an incident on Saturday, April 12, when three vehicles were damaged by fire. Lt. Rick Shirey said Sonny V. Wanner, 30, was arrested at a relative's residence. He faces a...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 20, 2008
Dickinson man is arrested in connection with burglary
DICKINSON - A 54-year-old Dickinson man was arrested around 4 p.m. on Wednesday in conjunction with the burglary of East End Auto and Truck Parts in Dickinson. The Dickinson Police Department Criminal Investigation Unit Investigator Joe Cianni said Bruce Dutchuk was arrested following...
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am