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Education dashboard launched to shed light on ND school performance
Trump travel-ban fight at high court to test presidential power
ND Industrial Commission falls 8 months behind on meeting minutes
'No credible sightings' of Waffle House shooting suspect as manhunt continues, police say
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to a baby boy
crime and courts
nation and world
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
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
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
Building leadership skills; students graduate from program
North Dakota woman's puzzling digestive problem turned out to be bacterial overgrowth
Chuck Fletcher out after nine seasons as Wild general manager
North Dakota native Brent Vigen is the 'Quarterback Whisperer'
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Ortiz helps Blue Hawks softball go 3-for-4 versus Trojans
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
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
Time to respond to reader feedback
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Finnly Jay Simonieg
LaVonne M. Dill
Marie L. Kaiser
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
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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
June 21, 2016
Williston jail sergeant gets 14 years for 191,600 child porn images,videos
BISMARCK -- A sergeant at the Williams County Correctional Center in Williston has been sentenced to 14 years in prison in federal court for having 190,000 still images and 1,600 videos containing child pornography on his electronic media. Steven Brooks, 50, was sentenced Tuesday...
June 21, 2016 - 5:07pm
March 14, 2016
After fatal pool visit, rules on taking kids swimming about to change for day cares
BISMARCK – New rules drafted one month after a 5-year-old girl was found unresponsive in a public pool in Velva last summer will soon require North Dakota child care providers to obtain written permission from parents before taking their children swimming.
March 14, 2016 - 11:52am
March 10, 2016
Fifth man arrested in heroin ring blamed in death
WILLISTON, N.D. — North Dakota authorities have handcuffed a fifth man wanted in connection with a heroin ring blamed for a string of overdoses that killed a man in Williston at the beginning of the year, and are still looking for a sixth suspect. Jamelle Edwards, 22, of Chicago,...
March 10, 2016 - 8:54pm
February 22, 2016
Valley City city attorney claims vindication in local political row
FARGO -- Valley City, N.D.'s city attorney will not be prosecuted on allegations he bought alcohol for minors. The rumors that Russell Myhre had broken the law was part of a smear campaign against three other city officials orchestrated by their political enemies, attorney Joseph...
February 22, 2016 - 9:49pm
February 5, 2016
No charges in leak of misinformation about deputy
JAMESTOWN -- No criminal charges will be filed against two officers for any alleged involvement they had in sending anonymous information to a Fargo TV station about a Stutsman County sheriff’s deputy’s private use of a government-owned Jet Ski. The report aired by KVLY-TV turned...
February 5, 2016 - 6:50pm
September 29, 2015
North Dakota BCI agent faces criminal charges in payloader dispute
ELLENDALE, N.D. -- A top agent with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation stands accused of intentionally disobeying a search warrant and neglecting his duty as a public servant last year when he seized and then gave away a pay loader whose ownership was in dispute. Supervisory...
September 29, 2015 - 10:55pm
February 6, 2015
Leith mayor charged with letting house fire get out of control
BISMARCK -- The complaint in an unusual case charging Leith Mayor Ryan Schock with failing to control or report a dangerous fire is based on an investigation conducted by a special agent for the Bureau of Criminal Investigation. The misdemeanor complaint against Schock was filed...
February 6, 2015 - 7:20pm
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
September 29, 2014
Discipline is rare for ND’s criminal investigators
FARGO — The agents at the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation are all veterans of law enforcement, an elite group of self-starters who receive limited supervision, and as it turns out, limited discipline. In the past six years, a total of one agent has been sanctioned...
September 29, 2014 - 5:46pm
September 6, 2014
Judge finds BCI agent in contempt in payloader seizure
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Attorney General’s Office said it will appeal a Dickey County judge’s order holding a state Bureau of Criminal Investigation agent in contempt of court. The proposed contempt order requires BCI Special Agent Arnie Rummel and the state of North Dakota...
September 6, 2014 - 6:20pm
July 24, 2014
Belfield Public School Board suspends principal: Lamprecht accused by teachers of child abuse, neglect of students
BELFIELD — The Belfield Public School principal has been suspended following a disorderly conduct investigation involving underage children. The school board unanimously voted to suspend Jeffrey Lamprecht from his duties without pay and begin dismissal procedures upon Superintendent...
July 24, 2014 - 12:51am
July 3, 2014
BCI: Fargo mall chase could have been handled better
FARGO — In response to public scrutiny, the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation issued a report Thursday critiquing last month’s chase through West Acres mall that involved plainclothes officers with guns drawn pursuing a man wanted on felony charges. The BCI officials...
July 3, 2014 - 11:51pm
June 19, 2014
North Dakota BCI says no policies violated in mall hunt
June 19, 2014 - 11:40pm
January 28, 2014
Man’s death investigated as a homicide by BCI
MANDAN — Officers in Mandan are investigating a man’s death as a homicide. Mandan police responded to a reported death Monday evening in south Mandan. Officers found a 28-year-old man dead in his home. A cause of death has not been determined, according to a news release from...
January 28, 2014 - 11:09pm
July 6, 2012
Sheriff releases information about Belfield standoff; 26-year-old's life taken by 'deadly force'
A Tuesday standoff 10 miles north of Belfield became fatal and an officer is on leave because of the incident, Billings County law enforcement confirmed in a press release this morning. The Dickinson Police Department's Southwest Tactical Team attempted to serve an arrest warrant...
July 6, 2012 - 12:36pm