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Valley City accepts police chief’s resignation
Devils Lake-based Guard unit head to Afghanistan
Inmate walks away from custody in Devils Lake
It's transition time at protest camps as people start leaving
Applications open for State Board of Higher Education
crime and courts
nation and world
Cleanup continues after oil pipeline spill in ND waterway
ND oil, gas royalty owners concerned about deductions from checks
ND joins lawsuit against BLM over methane rule
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bellevue brings a unique situation to Dickinson State women's basketball
Mott-Regent boys look to build on 4th place finish
Mott-Regent Wildfire girls basketball back with a faster pace
Raptors bounce back to overtake Timberwolves
Bison rushing attack has been more productive late in the season
BARONE: The collapse of the political left
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
John R. Metz
John R. Metz
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
January 3, 2013
Attempted murder charge pending against Arizona man; 2 others face accomplice charges for Gladstone incident
Three individuals involved in a late-night New Year's Eve shots fired incident in Gladstone are expected to make an initial appearance at the...
January 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 8, 2012
Prosecutors: Petition fraud came with quotas, bonuses
FARGO -- Fifteen people were charged Friday with violating North Dakota election law, many of them telling investigators they forged names on petitions they circulated in order to meet quotas and to achieve bonus pay. One defendant told an investigator every signature he turned in...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Prostitution charges dropped in Dickinson Municipal Court
Two California women charged with prostitution in Dickinson are off the hook, officials said Thursday. The Dickinson Municipal Court will dismiss the charges against Sacramento resident Corey Carlton, 25, and Sabrina St. Clair, 27, San Jose, City Attorney Matthew Kolling said, adding...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
September 3, 2011
Meyer-Dutton pleads guilty to meth charges
If Jeanifer Meyer-Dutton abides by conditions set by the court, including five years of supervised probation, she will serve three years in jail. The...
September 3, 2011 - 12:00am
July 8, 2011
Drug charges dismissed
A prescription drug-related charge against a 39-year-old Dickinson woman has been dismissed, Stark County State's Attorney Tom Henning said Thursday. Jennifer Rickabaugh was accused of delivering 60 Hydrocodone pills to a confidential informant for $300 in September, a Class A felony,...
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
April 28, 2011
Charges dismissed on accused drug dealers
Charges against two Dickinson residents accused of delivering drugs have been dismissed due to a lack of evidence, Stark County State's Attorney Tom Henning said Wednesday. Martin Morel, 48, was accused of conspiring to deliver and delivering the prescription drug hydromorphone,...
April 28, 2011 - 12:00am
June 13, 2009
4 face additional charges
Stark County filed more charges against four Alabama fugitives who were reportedly part of a chase and standoff with authorities that lasted nearly 15 hours on June 6. Angela, Ashton and Jacquelin Mink, along with Joshua Southwick, have been charged with criminal conspiracy to commit...
June 13, 2009 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Wilson's charges reduced
A Dickinson woman charged with selling cocaine had her charges lowered to possession Wednesday in Stark County District Court. Alexis Wilson was accused of selling about three grams of cocaine to a confidential informant for $300 in March last year, according to court records.
April 27, 2009 - 11:24pm
March 11, 2009
Bill seeks charges against truant students' parents
BISMARCK -- Parents who are chronically negligent in seeing that their children attend school could face misdemeanor criminal charges under a bill heard in the House Wednesday. Senate Bill 2217 was introduced by Mandan legislators after school officials there convinced them that...
March 11, 2009 - 11:42pm
February 26, 2009
New charges against man in corpse abuse case
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A former morgue worker already in prison for having sex with a body awaiting autopsy was indicted Thursday on two more charges of sexually abusing corpses. The latest charges against 55-year-old Kenneth Douglas of Cincinnati accuse him of assaulting two women's...
February 26, 2009 - 3:00pm
February 19, 2009
Man facing more charges in wheat pennies case
BISMARCK (AP) -- A man accused of failing to pay for more than $2,000 in wheat pennies is facing six more theft charges. Authorities say Paul Smestad got pennies through an eBay transaction but never paid for them. Prosecutor Pam Nesvig says that since the original charge was filed,...
February 19, 2009 - 8:35am
July 1, 2008
WSI chief faces criminal charges again
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Supreme Court reinstated two felony criminal charges Monday against the state's former workers' compensation chief, Charles "Sandy" Blunt, saying a district judge should not have required prosecutors to show Blunt personally profited from the spending. The...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Two Dickinson women face multiple drug charges
DICKINSON - Two Dickinson women are facing charges of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. According to the criminal complaint filed with the Southwest District Court, Shanielle B. Hopkin, 21, and Stacey L.
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Dickinson man faces burglary, theft charges
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Police Department reported on Wednesday that a Dickinson State University student has been charged with burglary and theft of property. Both charges constitute class C felonies. Investigator Chris Coates said Roosevelt Curry, 23, was charged in connection...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Residents face drug charges
DICKINSON - The Stark County Sheriff's Department reported Tuesday morning that two Dickinson residents are facing drug-related charges. Melissa Wicklund, 23, and Damien Bruce, 29, each have been formally charged with possession of meth with intent to deliver, possession of marijuana...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am