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Reward increases for missing indigenous mother of five in ND
Analysis: Doug Jones victory in Alabama will likely speed up Republican tax train
As Democrats add Senate seat, GOP left to bicker over what happened in Alabama
'This is who I am': Transgender woman alleges discrimination at south Fargo spa
Defense bill a big boost for ND military operations
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How we pay for care evolving balance between public and private payments
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
Experiences to give and traditions to share this holiday season
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Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
4 holiday cocktails for morning, noon and night
Why we vomit: Throwing up the facts about an experience we've all had
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
Lewton's mission Growing young minds
Coats still needed for winter: House of Manna asks for help
Kreuser helps Bison cruise to home victory against Valley City State
Bowman County wins tight contest with Killdeer
Wild's Zach Parise could be back 'sooner rather than later'
76ers coach Brown says Thibodeau is 'frugal' with his rotations, and that's OK
Sam Houston quarterback turned topsy-turvy college start into big-time success
Wine options for your holiday meal
Commentary: Heitkamp should apologize for tax reform tweet
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
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Donald & Angela
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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
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ND mother who shook boy charged with felony child abuse
MINOT, N.D. -- A 36-year-old Minot woman is accused of shaking her 13-year-old son, putting him in a headlock and scratching his neck with her...
November 13, 2017 - 9:27pm
October 16, 2017
Couple found in N. Carolina wanted on ND child abuse charges
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A man who was arrested in North Carolina last month on child abuse charges out of Williston is being held at the Williams...
October 16, 2017 - 5:55pm
June 21, 2017
Blotter: Police investigating potential child abuse case involving 4-month-old baby
Police investigating potential child abuse case involving 4-month-old baby Police are investigating a potential shaken baby incident that occurred...
June 21, 2017 - 9:29pm
June 5, 2017
Woman whose baby died in her arms in SD convicted of child abuse
FORT THOMPSON, S.D. -- A 35-year-old Fort Thompson mother whose 24-day-old son died in her arms after she had been drinking has been sentenced...
June 5, 2017 - 5:31pm
June 1, 2017
Fort Yates woman sentenced for punishing child with scalding water
A 22-year-old Fort Yates woman was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison for pouring scalding water on a child. Federal prosecutors say Shayla Left Hand caused third-degree burns on the 4-year-old boy, because he messed his pants. Five days later, law enforcement entered her residence...
June 1, 2017 - 5:11pm
Charges: S.D. woman bit, hit toddler, tells police child drank from dirty toilet
WINNER, S.D. — A Winner woman faces a child abuse charge after law enforcement discovered bruises, bite marks and sores on a 18-month-old boy...
February 1, 2017 - 5:32pm
January 30, 2017
ND woman who hit son with vacuum cleaner gets plea deal
MINOT, N.D. -- A district court judge approved a plea deal on Friday that drops a felony child abuse charge against a 50-year-old Minot woman...
January 30, 2017 - 9:27pm
March 28, 2016
Devils Lake mother charged with leaving daughters in ‘unhealthy, unlivable conditions’
DEVILS LAKE -- A Devils Lake woman is charged with child neglect or abuse after police found trash, clutter and animal feces throughout her home, making “unlivable” for her children, according to court documents. Antoinette Claudene Liggett, 48, appeared in Ramsey County District...
March 28, 2016 - 9:34pm
March 14, 2016
Fargo man given 6 months for slapping child, inappropriate touching
FARGO – A Fargo man was sentenced in Cass County District Court Monday to six months in jail after pleading guilty to a felony charge of child abuse for slapping a young girl. Craig Allen Post, who was 32 when charges were filed against him last fall, also entered an Alford plea...
March 14, 2016 - 10:58pm
January 26, 2016
Fargo child-care provider charged with abusing 3-month-old girl
FARGO – A Fargo child-care provider is accused of hitting an infant in her care hard enough to bruise the baby after the little girl wouldn't stop crying. Kelly Jo Topp is charged in Cass County District Court with Class B felony child abuse. The baby's parents told police they'd...
January 26, 2016 - 12:44pm
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
Standing Rock mother’s 13th conviction for child abuse or neglect lands her behind bars
ABERDEEN, S.D. -- A Standing Rock Sioux Indian Reservation mother who has had 12 previous convictions for child abuse or neglect will spend more than three years in custody for her most recent case after her seven children, including an injured baby in a car seat, were found in her...
January 11, 2016 - 10:17am
January 6, 2016
Man accused of hitting boy’s testicles, forcing him into cold shower
FARGO — A Fargo man is charged with felony child abuse after prosecutors accuse him of using a plastic comb to beat the genitals of a 2-year-old boy, and forced the child to stand in an icy shower. Court documents say Pittman Bonard Cheapoo, 25, admitted to officers responding to...
January 6, 2016 - 3:12pm
December 17, 2015
Lisbon man charged with murder in death of 2-month-old son
LISBON, N.D. – A Lisbon man has been charged with murder in the death of his 2-month-old son in October. Documents filed Wednesday in Ransom County Court charge Byron Whetsel, 35, who was arrested Tuesday night, with three felonies: murder, child abuse and child neglect. Documents...
December 17, 2015 - 3:35pm
September 28, 2015
Courts: Dickinson man charged after unwanted sexual act
A 20-year-old Dickinson man was charged with Class A felony gross sexual imposition early Sunday morning after allegedly engaging in sexual contact...
September 28, 2015 - 7:02pm