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U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
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January 26, 2017
UPDATE: Suspected ringleader in deadly fentanyl case extradited from Panama to North Dakota
FARGO—A Colombian national believed to have orchestrated an international drug trafficking operation connected to fentanyl overdose deaths...
January 26, 2017 - 9:31pm
December 12, 2016
Investigators adapt tactics as drug distribution goes high-tech
GRAND FORKS — The drug dealing model hasn't changed much over the years—ship it, sort it, bag it, sell it. What has changed is how...
December 12, 2016 - 12:37pm
June 24, 2016
Flying J murder suspect could face death penalty
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A woman accused of planning out and going through with the murder of a man at a Grand Forks gas station could face the...
June 24, 2016 - 8:37pm
January 15, 2016
Man could get life for using weapon during drug trafficking crime
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A 24-year-old Porcupine, S.D., man has denied firearm charges that could send him to prison up to life. Isiah K. Coleman entered the plea Wednesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Daneta Wollmann to charges he used a Marlin .22 rifle during a drug trafficking crime...
January 15, 2016 - 7:10pm
August 26, 2015
Spirit Lake declares state of emergency in fight against rampant drug trafficking
FORT TOTTEN — The Spirit Lake Tribe has declared a state of emergency in its efforts to combat illegal drugs and drug trafficking on the reservation. “The use, abuse, sale trade and transport of illegal narcotics and substances has reached an epidemic proportion on the Spirit...
August 26, 2015 - 10:42pm
August 12, 2015
Authorities say drug trafficking bust shows power of Bakken strike force
BISMARCK – Twenty-nine people face federal charges in connection with a drug trafficking ring between North Dakota and California, a case officials said illustrates the strength of a multi-agency strike force created in June to target organized crime in oil-producing regions of...
August 12, 2015 - 2:58pm
May 28, 2015
41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring
MINNEAPOLIS -- U.S. District Attorney Andrew Luger announced Thursday the indictment of 41 members of a multi-state drug trafficking ring that...
May 28, 2015 - 11:32pm
Trafficking drugs: Lower price for meth, other drugs attracts buyers and sellers to ND
An increase in supply is driving down the cost of drugs, especially methamphetamine, making the drug more prevalent throughout North Dakota,...
April 28, 2015 - 11:08pm
November 11, 2014
Montana man pleads guilty to drug-trafficking
BILLINGS, Mont. — A man who kicked out a window of a Montana Highway Patrol trooper’s vehicle and tried to escape on foot has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he trafficked methamphetamine in northeast Montana. During a hearing Monday in U.S. District Court in Billings,...
November 11, 2014 - 10:37pm
November 4, 2014
Last defendant in meth ring sentenced
BISMARCK -- The last member of a Williston-based drug trafficking organization was sentenced on Monday to 17 years in prison. Brian Scott Dahl, 51, of Williston was sentenced for conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug...
November 4, 2014 - 2:39pm
September 12, 2014
Task force set to fight human, drug trafficking
FARGO — A Safe and Strong Communities Task Force was launched Friday to address human trafficking, drug trafficking and other issues gripping the state. North Dakota Sen. Heitkamp and a coalition of leaders from across the state announced the task force during a news conference...
September 12, 2014 - 8:05pm
July 15, 2014
N.D. violent crime, drug arrests up in 2013: Attorney general to request more resources for western N.D.
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said he plans to request more funding and personnel to help tackle the ongoing rise of drug trafficking, prostitution and violent crimes in North Dakota, especially in western oil-producing counties that saw a 23 percent spike in aggravated...
July 15, 2014 - 5:17pm
July 9, 2014
White House drug strategy calls for agencies to focus on 'burgeoning threat' in Bakken
WILLISTON — Drug trafficking in the Bakken is highlighted in the National Drug Control Strategy released Wednesday by the White House drug czar. The 102-page document includes several mentions of North Dakota and Montana, including about a page dedicated to the need for agencies...
July 9, 2014 - 12:35pm
March 14, 2014
Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.
BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday. Agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation, together with federal...
March 14, 2014 - 4:54pm
January 29, 2014
22 arrested on drug-trafficking charges; 15 from Dickinson
Authorities arrested 22 people on drug trafficking charges in Dickinson on Wednesday as a part of Operation Pipe Cleaner. Fifteen of the 22 are from Dickinson, one is from Glen Ullin and the rest are from outside North Dakota. They range in age from 19 to 48, and face charges...
January 29, 2014 - 5:56pm