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Charges filed after film crew held at protest camp
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Police investigating mall fight caught on video
BISMARCK -- Word of a fight Sunday at Kirkwood Mall has gained traction on Facebook this week and the incident is under investigation by the Bismarck Police Department. Officer Pat Renz said a woman carrying a 2-year-old child was attacked by four female suspects Sunday afternoon...
February 26, 2016 - 7:09pm
Dickinson ties Feb. 26 high-temp record; Bismarck sets new one
BISMARCK -- Friday tied for the record high temperature of 58 degrees for Feb. 26 in Dickinson, according to the National Weather Service. Todd Hamilton, a meteorologist for the service, said that temperature was previously reached in 1983. He said Bismarck set a new record high for...
February 26, 2016 - 6:39pm
February 20, 2016
Mentor program aims to make high school more inclusive
BISMARCK -- Every morning at Bismarck Century High School, Carly Amundson looks forward to joining her group of friends for lunch in the cafeteria....
February 20, 2016 - 4:52pm
February 17, 2016
Man ran fake tax refund business out of his apartment
BISMARCK -- A 39-year-old Bismarck man who ran a tax service out of his apartment where he ran a tax fraud scam that cheated the government out of $140,741 will be on supervised release after serving time in jail in a sentence handed down Tuesday. Solomon Lindsay, who has a bachelor’s...
February 17, 2016 - 5:34pm
February 16, 2016
Survey: Most out-of-state oil workers not interested in moving to ND
BISMARCK – More than 80 percent of nonresidents working in North Dakota’s oil and gas industry don’t want to put down roots in the state,...
February 16, 2016 - 5:10pm
February 12, 2016
Crop dusting plane forced to land on Interstate 94
STERLING, N.D. --A crop duster experiencing engine trouble made an emergency landing Friday evening on Interstate 94 near Sterling. No one was...
February 12, 2016 - 9:48pm
Florida Georgia Line is bringing tour to South Dakota, North Dakota in May
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-- Platinum-selling duo Florida Georgia Line is bringing its Dig Your Roots tour to South Dakota and North Dakota in May. The band will be returning to the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls on May 22. The band helped open the new Sioux Falls arena in...
February 12, 2016 - 4:48pm
February 9, 2016
Former UND football coach Dale Lennon takes job at U-Mary
BISMARCK -- Former UND head football coach Dale Lennon has accepted an administrative position as director of public affairs at the University of Mary. Lennon coached the University of Mary football program from 1997-99. From there, he moved to UND, where he was head coach from...
February 9, 2016 - 10:27am
February 1, 2016
Bismarck officers shoot burglary suspect
BISMARCK -- A Bismarck man wanted for a burglary was hospitalized Sunday night after being shot by two Bismarck police officers. The shooting occurred at approximately 7:50 p.m. Sunday outside a mobile home at 1119 University Dr. A Bismarck Police Department release said the 26-year-old...
News/crime and courts
February 1, 2016 - 11:25am
January 28, 2016
Playboy spread brought possibilities, and parties, for ND's only playmate
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- When the June 1987 issue of Playboy hit the stands, Carmen Berg's secret was out. The 23-year-old Bismarck native had...
January 28, 2016 - 7:00am
January 26, 2016
Mandan teenagers shot by Bismarck officer charged
BISMARCK -- The 18-year-old man shot by Bismarck police after he reportedly drove a stolen car in reverse in an attempt to hit an officer faces five charges in South Central District Court. Miguel Stubing, of Mandan, was charged Tuesday with four felonies including theft of property,...
January 26, 2016 - 8:12pm
January 25, 2016
Homeless man admits killing man in downtown Bismarck
BISMARCK -- A homeless man facing murder charges pleaded guilty Monday in South Central District Court. Mark Butts could face a sentence of up to life in prison for the felony. South Central District Judge Bruce Haskell ordered a presentence investigation for sentencing at a later...
January 25, 2016 - 3:57pm
January 22, 2016
Florida Georgia Line headed to Upper Midwest
GRAND FORKS -- Country music duo Florida Georgia Line announced its Dig Your Roots Tour will make multiple stops across the Upper Midwest, including Grand Forks and Bismarck. According to a post to the group’s Facebook page, the summer tour will also make stops in Rapid City and...
January 22, 2016 - 2:04pm
January 20, 2016
Notre Dame coaching legend Holtz named keynote speaker for petroleum conference
BISMARCK – Famed college football coach Lou Holtz will deliver the keynote address at the 2016 Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck in May, organizers announced Wednesday. Holtz led Notre Dame to a 1988 national championship and is 11th on the NCAA’s all-time win list...
January 20, 2016 - 3:49pm
January 13, 2016
NDAREC holds its annual meeting in Bismarck
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives posthumously honored former state legislator James Kerzman last week at its 73rd annual meeting. Kerzman was honored with the year’s Cooperative Leadership Award. He was a former director of the Slope Electric Cooperative...
January 13, 2016 - 8:28pm