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Healthy questions: For measuring region's health outcomes, questions are complicated
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on You Tube
Flu vaccine could be less effective this year
Explosion reported in Manhattan; New York police say one person in custody
Wynonna brings her Big Noise to Fargo for not-so-'Silent Night'
crime and courts
nation and world
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
Experiences to give and traditions to share this holiday season
Five years after buying Lucasfilm, The Force is strong in Disney
Bitcoin soars above $17,000, boosting worries and a worldwide frenzy
place a business brief
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
Don't go south over the holidays. Head west to South Dakota, instead
Short-term home stay may produce difficult transition
In 1960 a Texas woman went to confession and then vanished. We now know the priest murdered her.
Starbucks' Christmas Tree Frappuccino tastes like broken promises and Thin Mints
Kindness is found in giving to others
Wentz's knee injury derails the Eagles, delivers another blow to the NFL
Niederreiter's OT goal lifts Wild over Sharks
On second thought, Thielen says call was good
Towns, Wolves hold off Mavericks
Vikings' Keenum looking ahead after 8-game win streak ends in Carolina
How to save a life - it's easier than you realize
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
Heitkamp's #MeToo hypocrisy cannot stand
HOPE: How I ended up singing on Stickney stage
Commentary: Audio: Lawmaker says as many as 50 percent of women who work at Legislature have experienced sexual harassment
Josephine "Josie" Kolodejchuk
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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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Health & Wellness
Explosion reported in Manhattan; New York police say one person in custody
February 24, 2016
Man sentenced to 6 months in jail for killing cyclist in 2014 accident
FINLEY, N.D.--Lee Karaim held a picture of his sister as he sat on the witness stand Wednesday in Steele County District Court, where he explained...
February 24, 2016 - 8:45pm
February 11, 2015
Woman sentenced to 30 years for husband’s murder: Midstokke breaks down while giving court statements
FINLEY — Sherry Midstokke clutched a piece of yellow paper as she moved toward the front of the lone courtroom in the Steele County Courthouse...
February 11, 2015 - 10:26pm
January 7, 2015
Woman pleads guilty to strangling her husband
FINLEY — The “guilty” was quiet, but its impact filled the courtroom here Wednesday when Sherry Midstokke answered how she would plead to charges of killing her husband. A trial for the 61-year-old was set to start next month but will no longer be necessary as the state district...
January 7, 2015 - 9:35pm
January 5, 2015
Midstokke house destroyed in fire
FINLEY, N.D. -- The home of a Finley, N.D., woman accused of murdering her husband was destroyed in a fire Friday night. Fire broke out at Sherry Midstokke's home here sometime before 6:30 p.m., when a firefighter who lives in the neighborhood saw the blaze, according to Steele...
January 5, 2015 - 10:08am
September 3, 2014
Finley woman accused of murdering husband could face trial in 2015
FINLEY — A 61-year-old woman accused of murdering her husband appeared Wednesday in state district court in Finley and is on track to proceed to trial next year. Sherry Midstokke of Finley is charged with the murder of Lyle Midstokke, who was found dead on their bedroom floor in...
September 3, 2014 - 9:53pm
August 16, 2014
Bicyclist struck, killed by truck near Finley
FINLEY — A 54-year-old woman from Portland was killed when she was struck from behind by a truck while riding her bicycle near Finley, authorities said. The crash occurred at about 6:45 p.m. Friday, 12 miles east of Finley on Highway 200. The woman was thrown from her bicycle...
August 16, 2014 - 11:35pm
July 18, 2014
Attorneys: Evaluation found murder suspect mentally fit
FINLEY — One of Sherry Midstokke’s two court-ordered mental evaluations states that she was competent when she allegedly murdered her husband at their Finley home in February, according to her lawyer. Attorney Blake Hankey said he and his colleagues still believe the 61-year-old...
July 18, 2014 - 12:03am
May 9, 2014
Finley woman accused of killing husband claims mental illness
FINLEY — A defense attorney for a Finley woman charged with murdering her husband has filed a notice stating she was mentally ill at time of the killing and was not responsible for her actions. Investigators said Sherry Midstokke, 61, admitted to them that she killed her husband,...
May 9, 2014 - 12:23am
February 28, 2014
Ex-school business manager accused of embezzling almost $18,000 from district
FINLEY — A former public school business manager faces felony theft charges after allegedly embezzling almost $18,000 from the Finley-Sharon School District. Rusti Jean Post, 42, was charged Wednesday in Steele County District Court with one count of Class B felony theft. The charge...
February 28, 2014 - 12:23am
February 26, 2014
Judge orders mental evaluation for Midstokke: Hearings in Finley case to be delayed months
FINLEY — A judge Wednesday ordered mental health evaluations for Sherry Midstokke, who is charged with murdering her husband of 40 years in...
February 26, 2014 - 11:59pm
February 4, 2014
Finley woman held in husband’s death, faces life without parole
FINLEY — A longtime resident of this small town, Sherry Midstokke, is being held in a Fargo jail on suspicion of murdering her husband early...
February 4, 2014 - 10:34pm
Wife jailed in husband’s death
FINLEY – A Finley woman was jailed Monday in connection with the suspicious death of her husband. Sherry Midstokke, 60, was being held...
February 4, 2014 - 2:19pm
September 25, 2013
Fugitive believed to be driving stolen car
FINLEY -- A Minnesota man suspected of stealing a motor home escaped from authorities by running through a North Dakota cornfield, then riding a lawn tractor and is now believed to be driving a stolen car. Authorities are looking for Dylan Klade driving a red 2006 Pontiac G6 four-door...
September 25, 2013 - 9:51am
January 1, 2013
Opportunity, community bring back ND native
FINLEY -- Rick Karboviak hated to leave his native North Dakota when he struck out for Ohio with dollar signs in his eyes. It was seven years...
January 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 11, 2010
ND city gets federal help with sewer project
FINLEY (AP) -- The city of Finley is getting some financial help from the federal government to improve its sewer system. Finley has been awarded a $155,000 grant and secured a federally-backed loan for $190,000 through the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That's on top of $1.3 million...
April 11, 2010 - 9:49am