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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Fargo elementary students play reporter as they ask Gov. Burgum about his job
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
West Fargo man charged in child's bathtub drowning
Conduct of two pipeline protesters not clear in ND Supreme Court arguments
crime and courts
nation and world
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Local talent impress at Pankratz Invite
Midgets wilt in doubleheader losses to Bismarck Century
Over the fence: McNeilly’s grand slam sends Midgets over Coyotes
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Maximilian Pio Steckler
James Stewart Peterson
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
August 8, 2012
Initiative would make animal cruelty a felony
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota has one of the nation's weakest laws against animal cruelty, activists said while submitting a citizen initiative...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
July 19, 2012
Stark Co. drinking water threatened by waste disposal
Environmental violations at a fracking waste water disposal well near Dickinson that threatened drinking water in Stark County have prompted North Dakota's largest civil case and the first ever criminal case against an oil and gas operator. The company, Halek Operating ND LLC, faces...
July 19, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Judge rejects plea agreement for alleged sex offender
A judge rejected a plea agreement that would have sentenced a Dickinson man accused of having sexual contact with a minor to one year in jail during a hearing at the Stark County Courthouse on Tuesday. A pre-trial hearing will be scheduled at a later date for Devin Young of Dickinson,...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Spitting on an officer nets a felony charge; Dickinson police: Incidents are increasing but still rare
It might happen in a fit of rage and seem like a disrespectful but harmless way to show distaste, but spitting on a police or correctional officer carries jail time and a hefty fine, officials said. Two such incidents occurred in Stark County in the third week of June, according...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Ag, farm, animal groups propose animal laws
FARGO -- North Dakota's laws prohibiting animal cruelty are so weak that prosecutors seldom can take action, animal protection advocates have long complained. After a new proposal announced Thursday, two separate coalitions are championing competing proposals to better protect animals...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 24, 2012
New England man enters guilty plea to sex crimes
A New England man set to go to trial Wednesday for three counts of gross sexual imposition accepted a plea bargain Monday at the Stark County Courthouse, attorneys said. The agreement reduces the charges from Class AA felonies to Class A felonies. Russell Pearson, 54, pleaded guilty...
May 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 22, 2012
Bond set in Dickinson meth case
A $3,000 cash bond posted by a 29-year-old Dickinson man accused of selling methamphetamine will remain in place, a judge said during a Wednesday morning hearing at the Stark County Courthouse. Kevin F. Burns Jr. faces two Class A felonies for selling 3.42 grams of meth and .45 grams...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
ND voters want stiffer animal cruelty laws
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota voters would overwhelmingly support raising penalties for "extreme and malicious" acts of animal cruelty to felony levels, according to a poll commissioned by the Humane Society of the United States. The state is one of three that treat extreme cruelty...
February 8, 2012 - 12:00am
February 12, 2011
Felony proposed for animal cruelty
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota law should include a felony penalty for people who are convicted of animal cruelty, a shelter administrator said...
February 12, 2011 - 12:00am
September 25, 2010
Elgin police chief charged with 52 felonies
BISMARCK (AP) -- A southwestern North Dakota police chief and former state district judge has been charged with 52 felonies accusing him of molesting...
September 25, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Former city employee charged with theft
Felony theft charges were filed Tuesday against a former city of Dickinson employee who allegedly stole about $7,000. Chandra Christensen of Killdeer formerly worked full-time in the utility billing department and allegedly stole about $2,544 in cash and about $4,241 in checks, totaling...
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Man pleads not guilty to felony charges
DICKINSON - A 22-year-old Dickinson man plead not guilty to the charge of allegedly delivering a controlled substance, Hydromorphone during his preliminary examination on Monday morning in Southwest District Court in Dickinson. A pretrial hearing has yet to be schedule for Richie...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Woman faces felony charges
DICKINSON - A 26-year-old Dickinson woman has been released upon her personal recognizance after she was recently charged with delivery of a controlled substance. Marissa Soehren is required to be tested twice a week to determine whether she has used controlled substances. According...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am