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Fargo man sentenced for threatening to kill ex-son-in-law
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
One man dies, 10-year-old's life threatened after vehicle hits six cows on Interstate 90 in SD
Dickinson man pleads not guilty to patronizing a minor
Semi that destroyed ND bridge was overweight, but repairing old structures still 'a huge concern,' highway head says
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Map shows North Dakota, South Dakota among 7 states to not submit proposal for new Amazon HQ
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
United Way campaign underway
Silence: Being female in a Medieval world; DSU to present fall comedy
Prairie Rose Chorus to present 'Jukebox Diner'
Prom and party dress sale set; a benefit for Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
Tibbs promoted to DSU men's basketball associate head coach
Blue Hawks win over Warriors
DSU men’s cross country wins at Mount Marty Invite
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
UND hockey passes first big test
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
Column: If only the chair could talk
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Nancy Carol Kostelecky
Joan L. Jurgens
Donald & Angela
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
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
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The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
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July 31, 2017
Parents, caretaker neglected children living in feces-fouled room in Medicaid fraud
WASHINGTON - Medicaid fraud is nothing new, but sometimes it's particularly disgusting. This is an appalling story about a Medicaid-supported...
July 31, 2017 - 4:47pm
August 3, 2016
Man charged with child neglect after baby nearly drowns
BISMARCK -- A 40-year-old Bismarck man was charged with felony child neglect Wednesday, after a toddler was found unconscious by a swimming pool...
August 3, 2016 - 10:41pm
March 21, 2016
Killdeer couple faces child neglect and drug charges after search of property
KILLDEER -- A rural Killdeer couple is at the center of multiple charges that allegedly involved drugs, explosives and a pet rattlesnake -- all...
March 21, 2016 - 3:56pm
February 3, 2016
Two face child endangerment, drug charges after police find kids in home with meth, cat feces
HILLSBORO -- Two people in Traill County face prison time after police found methamphetamine and cat feces in a Mayville home where children were present. Adam Snyder made his first appearance Wednesday in Traill County District Court on nine counts, five drug charges -- including...
February 3, 2016 - 6:50pm
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
August 21, 2015
Woman, driving with children in pickup truck box, charged with child neglect
BURLINGTON, N.D. – A 32-year-old Alabama woman was arrested Thursday for driving on a highway west of Minot, N.D., with four children in the box of a pickup truck, the Ward County Sheriff’s Office said. Authorities were notified about 4:15 p.m. Thursday about the pickup traveling...
August 21, 2015 - 11:25am
July 7, 2015
Plea agreement rejected in Minot child starvation case
MINOT — A judge rejected a plea agreement Tuesday that would have sent a Kenmare woman to prison for 16 years for the starvation death of her son. Jessica Lee Jensen pleaded guilty in April to murder for the death of her 13-year-old son, who weighed 21 pounds when he died of starvation...
July 7, 2015 - 11:41pm
June 1, 2015
Dickinson woman accused of using meth around child
A Dickinson woman had a preliminary hearing Monday for charges of child neglect and using methamphetamine at Stark County Courthouse. Jacquelyn Garner, 25, was arrested on Feb. 11 after she allegedly ingested meth in the presence of her child. Justin Creech, 29, the child’s...
June 1, 2015 - 5:55pm
February 11, 2015
Police Blotter: Couple arrested in hotel narcotics bust
Two adults were arrested Tuesday in their room at Dickinson’s Astoria Hotel in a Southwest Narcotics Task Force drug bust. Both Matthew Spargo, 31 of Mabelvale, Ark., and Shannon Fuqua, of Garvin, Okla., are charged with criminal conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine, a Class...
February 11, 2015 - 10:14pm
November 27, 2014
Authorities say couple was drinking before they left children in car
RAY — Authorities say a woman arrested Sunday for leaving her two children unattended in a vehicle while she and her boyfriend were drinking at a club in Ray was intoxicated before she entered the bar. Sarah Alyea, 28, of Montana, and boyfriend Bradley Brunko, 37, of Idaho, were...
November 27, 2014 - 5:37pm
August 8, 2014
Meth-related items, 4-year-old child found in Grand Forks home
GRAND FORKS — A Thompson man convicted last year of child neglect was arrested Wednesday after sheriff’s deputies found items associated with a meth lab in his garage during a probation search, according to the Grand Forks County Sheriff’s Department. James Davis Hume, 33,...
August 8, 2014 - 12:05am
July 28, 2014
Parents waive preliminary hearing in child neglect case
Parents charged with child neglect after their baby was found in a crowded trailer near drug paraphernalia, a revolver and knives waived their preliminary hearing Monday at Stark County Courthouse. Katherine Rapp, 22, and Harley Rapp, 24, appeared separately, with their own...
July 28, 2014 - 9:00pm
July 24, 2014
Belfield Public School Board suspends principal: Lamprecht accused by teachers of child abuse, neglect of students
BELFIELD — The Belfield Public School principal has been suspended following a disorderly conduct investigation involving underage children. The school board unanimously voted to suspend Jeffrey Lamprecht from his duties without pay and begin dismissal procedures upon Superintendent...
July 24, 2014 - 12:51am
November 6, 2013
ND woman sentenced in toddler death on reservation
FARGO — A Spirit Lake Indian Reservation woman who was awarded custody of infant twin girls despite a history of child neglect was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison in the death of one of the children, who was thrown down an embankment. Hope Louise Tomahawk Whiteshield...
November 6, 2013 - 4:20pm