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Grand Forks group performs at disability pride parade with heavy heart
Researcgers sample ND coal for rare elements
Man set off firework in downtown Grand Forks bar, police say
What is your home worth? Realtors and appraiser dispel 6 myths
Winging it on a prayer: churches are trying new ways to attract young followers
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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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Late-inning flurry carries Tigers past Twins
Spieth emerges from epic duel to win British Open
Near perfect Froome claims fourth Tour title
Brad Dokken: North Dakota angler to fish international tournament in Russia
Always in Season: Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
Veeder: This rugged, imperfect place
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Pinke Post: The best yes volunteer and county fair experience
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Stanley Orin Oberg
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
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June 14, 2017
SD man who denied he was drinking before court hearing charged with perjury
EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. -- A 26-year-old Eagle Butte man has been charged with perjury for telling a federal judge he wasn’t under the influence...
June 14, 2017 - 5:48pm
June 13, 2017
U.S. attorney: Prosecution of opioid cases soars in North Dakota
FARGO — In the past two years, 37 people have been charged or sentenced in federal court in North Dakota for crimes involving heroin or...
June 13, 2017 - 9:35pm
June 7, 2017
Trump nominates U.S. District Court judge in Fargo to federal appeals court
FARGO — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced that President Trump has nominated U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson to a seat on the 8th...
June 7, 2017 - 7:20pm
April 19, 2017
Jury finds Chicago man guilty of sex trafficking five women in Fargo-Moorhead, but he says women did it on their own
FARGO — Inside a federal district courtroom in Fargo Wednesday, April 19, a jury found a Chicago man innocent of witness tampering but...
April 19, 2017 - 7:09pm
March 23, 2017
Texas man pleads guilty to violating Safe Drinking Water Act in connection to Dickinson well
BISMARCK—A Texas man who was indicted in federal court in 2015 on 13 felony charges stemming from the operation of a saltwater disposal well near Dickinson has signed a plea deal, according to federal court documents. Jason A. Halek was previously charged with one count of conspiracy...
News/crime and courts
March 23, 2017 - 6:19pm
July 13, 2016
Oregon man sentenced to life for role in Grand Forks fentanyl deaths
FARGO -- An Oregon man who pleaded guilty to distributing fentanyl linked to two overdose deaths in Grand Forks, N.D., was sentenced to life...
July 13, 2016 - 3:06pm
June 22, 2016
Court sets aside Obama administration fracking rules for public lands
A federal judge in Wyoming has set aside new regulations for hydraulic fracturing on public lands, a victory for oil and gas producers who vehemently...
June 22, 2016 - 3:02pm
June 17, 2016
Puhl, federal appeals court nominee from ND, slated for Senate hearing
FARGO -- Jennifer Klemetsrud Puhl, a federal prosecutor who has been nominated to a seat on the federal appeals court, will appear next week before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Puhl, who was nominated by President Barack Obama in January, is scheduled for a hearing Tuesday, June...
June 17, 2016 - 5:27pm
June 3, 2016
Farm Bureau files suit over corporate farming law
BISMARCK -- A lawsuit challenging the state's corporate farming law, which was described by the North Dakota Farm Bureau as unconstitutional as well as discriminatory, was filed in federal court Thursday. The lawsuit comes less than two weeks before voters weigh in on a ballot measure...
June 3, 2016 - 11:25am
February 22, 2016
Woman accused of robbing 2 banks charged in federal court
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A woman accused of robbing two Grand Forks banks of nearly $22,000 last fall has been charged in federal court. Charlene Mae Corona, 39, who also goes by Charlene Mae Espinoza, is charged with one count of bank robbery and one count of aiding and abetting. She...
February 22, 2016 - 11:10pm
December 10, 2015
Proposal would allow phones into federal courthouses
BISMARCK – People carry their mobile phones into churches, libraries and nearly everywhere else these days, but federal courthouses in North Dakota have always been a no-cell zone – just ask anyone who’s been told by security to walk their phone back to their car on a subzero...
News/crime and courts
December 10, 2015 - 3:03pm
September 30, 2015
Judge enjoins BLM from enforcing fracking rule until matter resolved in court
BISMARCK -- A federal judge who stopped a new Obama administration rule regulating hydraulic fracturing on federal and tribal lands from taking effect in June decided Wednesday to set the rule aside until the matter is resolved in court. Judge Scott Skavdahl granted the preliminary...
September 30, 2015 - 5:04pm
September 22, 2015
Henrikson trial expected to deliver tale of murder, dirty business dealings
YAKIMA, Wash. -- A trial next month in Washington state will lay out the twisted details of a Bakken oil patch operator who was allegedly obsessed...
News/crime and courts
September 22, 2015 - 12:50pm
Creveling pleads not guilty to money laundering, mail fraud
BISMARCK -- The ex-wife of a former Watford City man facing federal charges in a murder-for-hire plot pleaded not guilty Monday to mail fraud...
September 22, 2015 - 12:24am
September 15, 2015
Flight attendant accused of fabricating Dickinson airport bomb scare charged in federal court
The 22-year-old flight attendant accused of fabricating a bomb scare at Dickinson’s Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport has been charged in federal court. Justin Cox-Sever, 22, of Tempe, Ariz., is charged in the U.S. District Court for North Dakota with two felony counts related...
News/crime and courts
September 15, 2015 - 5:29pm