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Port: Supreme Court ruling could have big implications for school choice policy in North Dakota
The Oxford English Dictionary has a new last word. Bet you can't pronounce it.
A bear mauled a cyclist in the Alaskan woods. His friend came to his rescue.
A man helped a lost toddler find her parents, police say. He was smeared online as a predator
Republican healthcare bill imperiled with 22 million seen losing insurance
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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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Jessie Veeder: To have my little sister along with me
Reuben E. Pladsen
Virgil H. Heidecker
Raphael "Ralph" Brinster
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
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
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Burgum proclaims statewide fire and drought emergency
February 1, 2016
Jailer hurt when man tries to flee
FARGO — A Cass County jailer was treated for a dislocated shoulder after stopping a man who was trying to flee the jail. Deputy Thomas Behm was hurt when Garrett Wade Byrd reported to the jail about 7:25 p.m. Friday for court-mandated 24/7 sobriety testing and Behm informed him...
February 1, 2016 - 4:42pm
January 26, 2016
Proposed hog farm ignites corporate farming debate, Issue headed for June primary ballot test
FARGO -- The 9,000-hog farm planned in rural Cass County is allowed under current laws, but advocates contend large livestock operations will mushroom unless voters reject newly passed exemptions in a law restricting corporate farming. Pipestone Holdings' Rolling Green Family Farms...
January 26, 2016 - 6:00am
January 19, 2016
High proportion of immigrant citizens in ND have advanced degrees
FARGO -- Fariz Huseynov, who came to the United States to continue his study of finance in graduate school, landed his first faculty appointment...
January 19, 2016 - 6:00am
January 11, 2016
Arthur man charged in child porn case
FARGO -- An Arthur man is charged in Cass County District Court with downloading and sharing child pornography. Charging documents filed Friday...
January 11, 2016 - 10:05pm
December 15, 2015
Outbreak at Cass County jail in Fargo sickens more than 100
FARGO -- Authorities are investigating an outbreak of mystery illness that sickened more than 100 inmates at the Cass County Jail overnight Tuesday,...
December 15, 2015 - 9:41pm
December 2, 2015
Man in custody for allegedly sexually assaulting Mapleton travel plaza clerk
MAPLETON, N.D. -- A Fargo man is in custody after Cass County sheriff's deputies allegedly had to kick in a door at a travel plaza here to rescue...
December 2, 2015 - 11:01pm
November 27, 2015
Moen pleads guilty in Gaarsland beating death outside Fargo bar
FARGO -- A Fargo man pleaded guilty Friday in Cass County District Court to Class AA felony murder and Class C felony conspiracy to commit aggravated assault in the fatal bar beating May 17 of a father of five here. Scott Moen pleaded guilty in the death of 35-year-old Joey Gaarsland,...
November 27, 2015 - 8:33pm
October 2, 2015
Cass jail inmate suspected of dealing acid-laced Jolly Ranchers
FARGO -- An inmate at the Cass County Jail is suspected of selling LSD-laced Jolly Ranchers to his fellow inmates. The investigation was revealed in a search warrant affidavit filed Wednesday in Cass County District Court. A Cass County Sheriff's Office detective successfully...
October 2, 2015 - 6:51am
July 19, 2015
State Historical Society wants your GPS, not your wedding dress
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Historical Society has enough 1930s-era wedding dresses. What it really needs is a GPS. The society group responsible for preserving the state’s culture has developed a list of preferred donations in hopes of filling the generation gaps in its current...
July 19, 2015 - 5:00am
July 10, 2015
Pilot program in Cass County aims to cut down on injustices for ND minorities behind bars
FARGO — Cass County court officials have launched a pilot program designed to improve the legal process for defendants who haven't yet gone to trial. The action was taken after a state minority justice commission found that minorities arrested in North Dakota may spend more...
July 10, 2015 - 11:07pm
May 28, 2015
State files again for mistrial in Knodel case
FARGO — Jurors in the trial of Aaron Knodel, the West Fargo teacher accused of having sex with a student, were discharged on Knodel’s approval so a second trial will not equal double jeopardy, prosecutors said in a brief filed Thursday in Cass County District Court. State Assistant...
May 28, 2015 - 11:17pm
April 30, 2015
Two ND men die in ATV crash
GARDNER, N.D. - Two Gardner, N.D., men are dead after an ATV crash. Cass County Sheriff's Sgt. Tara Morris said deputies were dispatched to a Gardner farmhouse at about 9:27 a.m. Thursday after a neighbor called in an ATV crash. Two men, 52 and 49, both of Gardner, were found...
April 30, 2015 - 5:19pm
April 20, 2015
Trial for teacher accused of sex with student set to start
FARGO - The trial for the 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year accused of having sex with a student is expected to begin Tuesday in Cass County...
News/crime and courts
April 20, 2015 - 8:51pm
April 16, 2015
Annual survey of North Dakota cropland released; numbers show signs of peaked prices
Farmland rental rates and values are both rising and falling across North Dakota — a good sign that farmland prices have peaked, an agricultural...
April 16, 2015 - 5:07pm
April 1, 2015
Engineer in fiery Casselton oil train crash sues railroad
FARGO – The engineer of an oil tanker train that exploded after derailing near Casselton in 2013 is suing the railroad, claiming its negligence...
April 1, 2015 - 6:14am