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Drone flights showcase next generation of aircraft, uses at Grand Forks summit
Jamestown police officer surprised sex offender allegedly attacked woman
NDUS chancellor: Open records laws should be limited in university presidential searches
Early enrollment largely steady at F-M campuses
Amnesty International to observe pipeline protest, some going to court
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
Titans volleyball players look to prosper in new positions
Building a successful program not easy in college-rich Charleston, S.C.
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Scoreboard of Aug. 25, 2016
Solo hit with six-month ban over ‘cowards’ comments
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
good bad and ugly
Donald "Donnie" Melling, Sr.
George F. Anton
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
August 19, 2016
Labor Department report backs fired jail director's discrimination claims
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.— A North Dakota agency's report on a Devils Lake jail's move to fire its top official two years ago details evidence of gender discrimination against her. It's unclear how Denny Deegan, who was fired in August 2014 as the Lake Region Law Enforcement operations...
August 19, 2016 - 11:36pm
Devils Lake woman gets 10 years in jail for multiple escape attempts
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—A Devils Lake woman who prosecutors said tried to escape custody three times—once while attempting to stab a deputy...
August 19, 2016 - 11:33pm
July 30, 2016
Devils Lake, Ultra Green settle $2 million dispute
DEVILS LAKE—A year-long dispute between Devils Lake and a company that failed to fulfill its promise of creating hundreds of jobs there is over. The city and Ultra Green have reached a settlement regarding a $2 million dispute. Devils Lake won't receive the cash it sought from...
July 30, 2016 - 8:44pm
July 22, 2016
Family of man who died in Devils Lake jail to file suit
DEVILS LAKE -- The family of a man who died while being held at a jail in Devils Lake intends to seek damages from the facility after his death was ruled a suicide and did not warrant criminal charges. The Lake Region Law Enforcement Center received a notice from the family of John...
July 22, 2016 - 8:18pm
July 2, 2016
Man convicted of 1995 Devils Lake murder denied new trial
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—A man who murdered a clerk in a Devils Lake convenience store more than 20 years ago will not get a new trial on the argument he was misinformed on when he would be eligible for parole from a life sentence, the North Dakota Supreme Court has ruled.
July 2, 2016 - 5:27pm
June 18, 2016
Devils Lake legislator Curt Hofstad dies at 70
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- Devils Lake state Rep. Curt Hofstad has died, according to the North Dakota Governor’s Office. Hofstad, a Republican, had served in the House since 2007. His biography on the Legislature’s website said he was a farmer and had been involved in the Devils Lake...
June 18, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 12, 2016
Langdon to vote on shipping water from Devils Lake
LANGDON -- Langdon may look into building an $11.6 million water treatment plant if residents vote down a measure that would allow the city to purchase water from the Northeast Regional Water District. Residents will head to the polls Tuesday to vote on a measure that would allow...
June 12, 2016 - 9:40pm
May 30, 2016
Once buried by water, reappearance of cemetery near Devils Lake brings hopes to restore it back to life
GARSKE -- Imagine that the final resting place of your family members has been buried by water for years, and even if it was above water that...
May 30, 2016 - 11:08pm
May 28, 2016
Devils Lake airport on track to have biggest year for passenger boardings
DEVILS LAKE -- After dropping an unreliable airline and switching to an air service with direct flights to Denver, Devils Lake Regional Airport is on track to have its biggest year for boardings. For the last five months, the airport has outpaced itself in boardings. As of the end...
May 28, 2016 - 8:56pm
May 25, 2016
SkyWest Airlines to serve Devils Lake, Jamestown and add flights
DEVILS LAKES -- SkyWest Airlines will add an additional weekly flight from Devils Lake to Denver International Airport starting in July. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Wednesday nearly $7 million in federal Essential Air Service funds were made available to continue air service...
May 25, 2016 - 11:00pm
May 24, 2016
Work on Devils Lake viaduct could last two construction seasons
DEVILS LAKE -- Plans for a west end viaduct project that could last two construction seasons in Devils Lake could be ready by the end of June, a city engineer said. The estimated $15 million project is set to replace a railroad bridge that goes over North Dakota Highway 20. Devils...
May 24, 2016 - 3:07pm
May 18, 2016
Devils Lake jail administrator resigns
DEVILS LAKE -- The administrator of the Lake Region Law Enforcement Center in Devils Lake will resign to take a job in Brainerd, Minn. Tom Rime gave his four-week notice to the law enforcement center’s board Wednesday. He said he had been working with a colleague who is heading...
May 18, 2016 - 5:21pm
May 2, 2016
Escaped inmate back in Devils Lake jail
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- An inmate who escaped last month from Lake Region Law Enforcement Center has been captured. Kenneth Eagleman, 29, is being held in the Devils Lake jail on several charges. The inmate was returned to the jail Sunday, according to a report from the LEC. Eagleman...
News/crime and courts
May 2, 2016 - 12:20pm
Man found dead after vehicle rollover north of Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- The victim of a one-vehicle rollover early Sunday north of Devils Lake has been identified. Cale Goodwill, 29, Devils Lake, died after his car left state Highway 20, about 1 ½ miles south of Garske, N.D., according to a news release from the North Dakota Highway...
May 2, 2016 - 12:19pm
April 27, 2016
Devils Lake inmate nabbed after fleeing custody at clinic
DEVILS LAKE -- Officers say a Devils Lake woman attempted to stab one deputy with a knife and hit others with a shovel while trying to escape from custody twice in four days -- once while being allowed to use the bathroom. Jennifer Lynn Robinson, 29, is scheduled to make a first appearance...
April 27, 2016 - 5:54pm