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Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
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After first year, oil industry praises Dakota Access Pipeline
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
North Dakota manufacturers left to weather uncertainty of trade war
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
After Supreme Court ruling, Fargo business owner says 'It's great to have an even playing field'
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Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Law enforcement agencies use new tool to prevent officer suicide
A pie maker creates art for the upper crust
Metro Sports Foundation received $8.5 million from Engelstad foundation
Family adopts sons they once dreamed of on a date
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Big Sticks end skid at Spearfish
Rangers blitz Twins for 6th win in row
Wild draft young Swedish defenseman Filip Johansson with No. 24 overall pick
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
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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
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