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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
October 1, 2016
Investigators say all sex offenders treated the same, but some studies find female criminals face lighter sentences
BOTTINEAU—Last month, a young Bottineau teacher was sentenced to serve about a month and a half in jail, pay $325 in court fees and undergo...
News/crime and courts
October 1, 2016 - 3:00pm
September 16, 2016
Former Bottineau teacher jailed in teen sex case
BOTTINEAU, N.D. — A former Bottineau teacher will spend less than 50 days in jail for sex crimes involving teenage boys and avoid registering...
September 16, 2016 - 12:13pm
July 18, 2016
Charges pending in crash that killed Bottineau woman
BOTTINEAU -- A Bottineau woman was killed and four other people were injured in a collision near Bottineau on Saturday.The North Dakota Highway Patrol said 30-year-old Stacy Crum of Bottineau, died in the crash. She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Mitchell Laframboise. The...
July 18, 2016 - 9:53pm
April 7, 2016
Former Bottineau teacher pleads not guilty to sex crimes involving minors
BOTTINEAU -- A former Bottineau High School science teacher charged with sex crimes involving minors pleaded not guilty Wednesday. Marissa Ashley Deslauriers, 24, was charged with one count of corruption or solicitation of minors and two counts of sexual assault, all Class C felonies....
April 7, 2016 - 8:12pm
Bottineau man gets 45 years in prison for hog farm murders
BOTTINEAU, N.D. - A man charged with killing two fellow employees of a hog farm near Souris in north-central North Dakota was sentenced to 45 years in prison Thursday. Jeremy Isaac Rodriguez Rios, 20, was charged with two counts of murder, both Class AA felonies, in Bottineau County...
March 7, 2016 - 8:23pm
March 3, 2016
Four towns to lose Guard units
BISMARCK -- Four communities around North Dakota are coming to grips with bad news from the North Dakota National Guard. Guard units in Mott,...
March 3, 2016 - 6:28pm
January 29, 2016
Bottineau man accused of pepper-spraying Fargo police officer
FARGO -- A Bottineau man has pleaded not guilty to felony assault charges in which he's accused of pepper-spraying a Fargo police officer near...
January 29, 2016 - 7:56pm
December 16, 2015
Land Board awards St. Joseph's $2.1M grant
BISMARCK—CHI St. Joseph's Health in Dickinson is getting around $2.1 million in oil-impact grants as part of the state Land Board's funding for critical access hospitals. The Land Board, awarded $5 million in oil-impact grants to support critical access hospitals in North...
December 16, 2015 - 4:00pm
December 15, 2015
Bottineau teacher charged with sex offense involving a minor
BOTTINEAU, N.D.--A 24-year-old Bottineau Public Schools science teacher has been charged with a sex-related crime involving a minor. Marissa...
December 15, 2015 - 8:31pm
December 6, 2015
Dickinson High boys hockey wins 12-2 over Bottineau
BOTTINEAU — Freshman forward Ryan Bren opened and closed the scoring of Dickinson High’s hockey game Saturday against Bottineau in the exact same fashion: on goals assisted by senior Michael McChesney. In between the goals, the Midgets saw McChesney, sophomore Dawson Kram and...
December 6, 2015 - 12:58am
October 7, 2015
Plane loses power, sideswipes parked tractor in Bottineau farm field
BOTTINEAU, N.D. -- A plane sideswiped a parked tractor Tuesday night just outside Bottineau, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. At about 7 p.m., Charles Refling, 66, Bottineau, was flying a 2015 Vans RV-8 kit plane and began circling a field northwest of Bottineau at...
October 7, 2015 - 2:41pm
April 1, 2015
ND native who sold ‘Pet Rocks’ dies
BOTTINEAU — North Dakota native Gary Dahl, the inventor of the Pet Rock, a short-lived craze in the United States in the 1970s that rivaled...
April 1, 2015 - 4:27pm
March 27, 2015
Bond set at $750,000 in hog farm double murder
BOTTINEAU, N.D. - Bond has been set at $750,000 for an 18-year-old Bottineau man charged with fatally shooting two fellow employees at a north-central North Dakota hog farm. Jeremy Rodriguez Rios appeared Thursday in Bottineau County District Court, where he was charged with two...
News/crime and courts
March 27, 2015 - 2:39pm
March 25, 2015
Suspect arrested in hog farm shooting
Updated Wednesday 1:55 p.m. LANDA, N.D. - An 18-year-old man has been charged in connection with Tuesday’s shooting deaths of two people...
News/crime and courts
March 25, 2015 - 2:56pm
September 4, 2014
Man killed in Rugby crashed identified
RUGBY — A 20-year-old Bottineau man has been identified as the motorist who was killed Wednesday when his car hit the back of a food truck north of Rugby. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported that Seth Nelson was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Impala north on Highway 3 behind a food...
News/crime and courts
September 4, 2014 - 4:54pm