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Gov. Dayton reveals he has prostate cancer; diagnosed on Friday
Trump plans to keep Comey as FBI director, source says
'La La Land' leads diverse Oscar nominations lineup
U.S. Senate panel advances Ross, Chao nominations on voice vote
Oscar snubs and surprises: Scorsese out, Mel Gibson in
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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
Live at 1 p.m.: Funeral for fallen Rolette County Deputy Colt Allery
July 10, 2016
Press Pass: After 30 years, foundation continues Harold Schafer’s dream of making Medora a family tradition, The Arc Aid Thrift Store to open new $2.5 million building in August, Tattoo artist turns prosthetic leg into art
Here’s some of our top stories from Sunday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want your...
July 10, 2016 - 6:00am
June 15, 2016
Man sought in manhunt after shooting in Watford City has charges lowered
WATFORD CITY — Charges against a man who was sought in a manhunt after a January shooting outside Watford City have been considerably reduced as a result of a plea deal. Kyle Fuchs pleaded guilty to assault, a Class A misdemeanor, during a McKenzie County hearing, where charges...
June 15, 2016 - 9:29pm
May 16, 2016
Man avoids prostitution trial, faces more charges in Pennsylvania
BISMARCK -- A man, who police say tried to chewed off his fingertips in an attempt to conceal his identity after he was charged with prostituting...
May 16, 2016 - 7:25pm
November 5, 2015
McKenzie County sheriff charged over questionable Las Vegas expenses
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The McKenzie County sheriff is facing a criminal charge for allegedly using a county credit card to charge nearly $1,000...
News/crime and courts
November 5, 2015 - 12:59pm
August 25, 2015
Police Blotter: Man arrested for terrorizing after fight
A 24-year-old Dickinson man was arrested for terrorizing after an altercation at about 8:45 p.m. at Frankie’s West Side on the 1500 block of Villard Street West. The altercation in the convenience store’s parking lot started on nearby streets and involved three people. The man...
August 25, 2015 - 11:55pm
July 14, 2015
UPDATE: State drops pending charge against Gladstone mayor
GLADSTONE — A pending charge against the Gladstone mayor of impersonating a law enforcement officer was dropped by the Stark County state’s attorney on Tuesday.
July 14, 2015 - 1:09pm
October 13, 2014
Police Blotter: Preliminary hearing scheduled for man accused of assault
A man accused of the assault earlier this month outside of the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge that sent the victim to the hospital is scheduled to appear in court for a preliminary hearing on Dec. 8. Clint Bjerke, 30, of Genovick, Minn., allegedly punched Brad Willer of Dickinson during...
News/crime and courts
October 13, 2014 - 11:03pm
February 5, 2014
Three companies fined for misclassifying oil
WILLISTON – Notices sent to three oil companies operating in North Dakota cite 17 shipments of Bakken crude that investigators say were not properly classified under federal law. Spokesmen for the companies facing potential fines totaling $93,000 -- Hess Corp., Marathon Oil...
February 5, 2014 - 5:36pm
January 14, 2014
N.D. farmer sentenced for terrorizing officers
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Lakota farmer Rodney Brossart, convicted of terrorizing law enforcement as they tried to arrest him in a stolen cattle case, was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison, with all but six months suspended during two years of supervised probation. “This...
News/crime and courts
January 14, 2014 - 12:34pm
December 17, 2013
West Fargo police say district will decide whether TV reporter to be charged
WEST FARGO — West Fargo police say school officials will decide whether a Valley News Live reporter will face a criminal charge for a hidden-camera story that showed her entering a West Fargo elementary school without permission. A spokeswoman for the district said school officials...
December 17, 2013 - 10:01pm
November 23, 2013
Felony drug charges against 4 tossed amid doubts about investigation
The state this week dismissed serious drug charges against four men after a Southwest District judge suppressed key evidence over issues with the investigation. The state had charged Dylan Maki, Paul Trawick, Victor Ryan and Brandon Lee Thomas with multiple felony crimes related...
November 23, 2013 - 7:05pm
November 5, 2013
New start in Brossart trial: ND farmer charged with terrorizing and theft in 2011 incident
GRAND FORKS -- When Rodney Brossart’s trial on charges of terrorizing of deputies and theft of cattle opens today in Grand Forks, the prosecutor wants to introduce evidence that the Lakota farmer resisted arrest years earlier by the same deputy who shot him with a stun gun and...
News/crime and courts
November 5, 2013 - 11:22am
October 13, 2013
Legislative committee to revisit DUI law
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota legislators will take another look at the state's DUI law just a few months after it went into effect. The interim Judiciary Committee will begin holding meetings in the coming months to review a few aspects of the law, including a new provision making...
October 13, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
Woman charged in child's death at Spirit Lake
GRAND FORKS - A 31-year-old St. Michael woman appeared in U.S. District Court in Grand Forks on Thursday, charged with abuse or neglect of a child resulting in serious bodily injury in connection with the June 13 death of a Spirit Lake Nation toddler. According to the criminal complaint,...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 16, 2013
Family ties, felony charges: Siblings connected through alleged meth deals
GRAND FORKS -- Four Grand Forks siblings accused of dealing methamphetamine may soon face federal charges, say defense attorneys representing them and their confederates. All now face felonies in state district court that carry maximum prison sentences of 20 years, but the federal...
June 16, 2013 - 12:00am