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Ward County approves larger jail project
Center couple charged with photographing sex act with minor
Williston man charged in stabbing
Accused rapist allegedly asked parents to dispose of panties, flash drive, photos hidden in his home
Police Blotter: Man arrested for domestic violence
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Obama explains Keystone XL pipeline veto in interview with WDAY’s Kealy
Shell’s Washington rail project faces lengthy delay
Continental gets boost from sale of oil hedges
Other Views: ‘Be careful what you wish for’
Baumgarten: ‘Fool me twice’ attitude bad for city planning
Our View: Athletics had both happy, sad headlines
Brock: A Bakken fairy tale?
Helms: Safe oil shipments are regulators’ constant goal
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
Kat Perkins coming back to Medora
Chamber choir to perform
Take the Yellow Brick Road to Oz this weekend
Hope: Let's just cheat!
Lorraine M. Rebel
Eileen J. Smith
Janis Carlson Dahlberg
Emma Rose Berger
Rolling to victory: Minot scores its season best to take state title, Dickinson places second
UND secures home ice with win
Herauf breaks records en route to Big Ten title
Blue Hawks split season opener with Crookston
Double-duty principal: Tessier serves both Trinity elementary schools
‘Lit’ Love: DSU professor, published writer shares love for literature with students, public
Broken Brick finds its niche: Main Street dining room finds clientele with Friday, Saturday night meals
A place for Little Saints: New day care in old school building has had no problem attracting parents
Western ND schools house teachers to help with recruitment
May 23, 2013
Ex-Bison player denies he faked community service
FARGO -- A former football player at North Dakota State University denied Wednesday that he at one point faked the community service he was ordered to serve for pleading guilty to faking signatures on an election petition. "It wasn't true at all, I didn't disrespect nobody at that...
news / north dakota
May 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
NDUS auditor says Shirvani did not commit fraud
BISMARCK -- The internal auditor for the North Dakota University System said Chancellor Hamid Shirvani did not violate any policies or commit fraud in testimony before a House committee, but adds that Shirvani's presentation could have been construed as misleading. A University System...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Lawmaker calls hearing to review Shirvani fraud allegations
BISMARCK -- A state lawmaker called members of the State Board of Higher Education and University System office before a House committee Friday...
news / north dakota
April 6, 2013 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
2 ex-NDSU football players plead guilty in fraud case
FARGO -- Following the 10 current North Dakota State University football players who pleaded guilty to petition fraud Tuesday, two former Bison players entered the same plea Thursday and received identical sentences. A third ex-player who faces the same accusation of forging signatures...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 8, 2012
Prosecutors: Petition fraud came with quotas, bonuses
FARGO -- Fifteen people were charged Friday with violating North Dakota election law, many of them telling investigators they forged names on petitions they circulated in order to meet quotas and to achieve bonus pay. One defendant told an investigator every signature he turned in...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2012
Ex-MSHA chief, W.Va. school accused of fraud
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- One of the world's foremost experts on mine safety -- from gold mines in Chile to the coal mines of southern West Virginia...
April 15, 2012 - 12:00am
October 2, 2011
Welfare fraud an ND problem
FARGO -- Tom Gravel looked at the piece of paper and saw his name, but the signature wasn't his. The principal at West Fargo Community High School had just learned from Cass County Social Services that someone forged his name as part of an application for welfare assistance. "What...
October 2, 2011 - 12:00am
April 16, 2011
FBI probes local $750K, 300 mineral acre fraud case
The Federal Bureau of Investigation special agents are investigating a family accused of illegally obtaining nearly $753,000 and rights to about 300 mineral acres in western North Dakota through information acquired from a Dickinson bank. "Overall, five Bank of the West trust accounts,...
April 16, 2011 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Dickinson man asks for probation in tax fraud case
FARGO (AP) -- Lawyers for a former Dickinson executive who pleaded guilty to nine felony counts of tax fraud are asking a judge to consider a sentence of home confinement and probation. Micheal Fisher, a former vice president and director of Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. Inc., is accused...
local / news
December 11, 2009 - 11:13am
January 6, 2009
Wall Street scandals put SEC in hot seat
With the disclosure of the gigantic swindle perpetrated by some dude most Americans never heard of -- Bernard L. Madoff -- one doesn't have to look hard to find at least a partial enabler in this stultifying drama. It is, of course, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the institution...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am