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Trump's speech to Congress is a chance for a reset
Pipeline protester charged with abusing elderly mother at camp, exploiting vulnerable adult
ND counties risk federal funding if landowners encroach on right-of-ways
Trump to order review of WOTUS regulations, official says
'I can't lose my baby boy': Moorhead 8-year-old with new liver, new sister finally back home
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Jacobs: It's not money North Dakota universities are short of
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
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
March 23, 2015
Trial postponed for accused West Fargo teacher Knodel
FARGO – The trial for the 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year accused of having sex with a student set to start Tuesday has been postponed...
News/crime and courts
March 23, 2015 - 4:24pm
Dog recovering after being found with stab wounds; case under investigation
HORACE, N.D. – Cass County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to find the person who stabbed a dog multiple times and left it to die Sunday morning....
News/crime and courts
March 23, 2015 - 3:15pm
February 21, 2015
19-year-old a step closer to guardianship of siblings
WEST FARGO — An orphaned teenager got one step closer to becoming the legal guardian of her brother and sister on Thursday. MacKenzie Jackson, 19, met with Cass County social workers and was granted foster care of Meagan Jackson-Metcalf, 16, and Spencer Jackson-Metcalf, 14, starting...
February 21, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 24, 2015
Prosecutors lack DNA in home-invasion rape case near NDSU
FARGO — Authorities don’t yet have any DNA evidence implicating a man accused of rape in a home invasion at a north Fargo apartment last month, a hole the defense attorney claims could sink the case. Hopes of linking Stanley Joe Busche to the alleged rapes of two North Dakota...
January 24, 2015 - 10:12pm