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February 27, 2018
Gladstone rancher changes plea in alleged neglect case
A Gladstone rancher accused of animal neglect changed his plea on Monday, Feb. 26, at the Stark County Courthouse in Dickinson. Gerald "Gary" Dassinger was previously charged with three counts of animal cruelty, a Class C felony, and six counts of animal neglect, a Class A misdemeanor....
February 27, 2018 - 8:29am
Attorneys spar over privacy rights in potential animal neglect case
The attorney for a Gladstone rancher accused of animal cruelty and neglect has requested that all charges be dismissed against him because he believes there was an illegal search of the property. Gary Dassinger has been charged with three counts of C felony animal cruelty and six...
September 27, 2017 - 8:46am
July 14, 2017
Judge rules that Gladstone animals should not be seized
A Southwest District Court judge has ruled that the state cannot seize the animals of a Gladstone rancher accused of animal cruelty and neglect. Southwest District Judge Rhonda Ehlis wrote a 23-page summary of the civil case involving Gary Dassinger, a rancher south of Gladstone who...
July 14, 2017 - 5:12pm
June 21, 2017
Gladstone rancher appears in court on animal cruelty charges
A Gladstone rancher who is accused of neglecting his horses and cattle made an initial appearance in Southwest District Court on Wednesday morning...
June 21, 2017 - 1:20pm
June 14, 2017
Awaiting a decision: Gladstone animal neglect case wraps up, criminal case to come
Three area veterinarians testified in the Gladstone animal neglect case Wednesday as Southwest District Judge Rhonda Ehlis will now decide the...
June 14, 2017 - 9:52pm
June 13, 2017
Gladstone animal neglect hearing extended to Wednesday
The civil case over the seizure of a Gladstone man's 70 horses and 25 cattle will continue Wednesday morning. Southwest District Judge Rhonda...
June 13, 2017 - 8:18pm
May 26, 2017
Gladstone man charged with animal cruelty and neglect
On Thursday, a Southwest District Court judge granted an injunction to a Gladstone man accused of animal neglect. The injunction stopped authorities from taking the animals and horses that were already in transit to Mandan. The animals were returned to the man's Gladstone ranch Thursday...
May 26, 2017 - 9:31pm
May 24, 2017
Gladstone horses going to Triple H horse rescue
GLADSTONE — About 70 horses and 20 cattle located south of Gladstone were seized by the Stark County Sheriff's Office Monday, May 22. The horses were given to Triple H Miniature Horse Rescue for adoption and placement, the sheriff's office said in a news release. The state district...
May 24, 2017 - 9:13pm
May 15, 2017
Stark County currently not soliciting donations in potential neglect case
The cattle and horses which were allegedly in "deplorable" condition according to a local veterinarian on a ranch south of Gladstone earlier this month are not being relocated. Tom Henning, Stark County state's attorney, said they have had many people reach out to them wanting to...
May 15, 2017 - 8:25pm
May 3, 2017
Authorities investigate possible animal neglect case in Stark County
Authorities in Stark County are investigating a possible case of severe neglect of horses and cattle on land south of Gladstone, Stark County Sheriff Terry Oestreich said. Veterinarian Kim Brummond, who accompanied the sheriff to the land, said a mare and her foal would have been...
May 3, 2017 - 7:49pm
February 2, 2017
Fire causes 'considerable' damage at grain terminal outside of Gladstone
GLADSTONE—The Boyle terminal of the CHS Southwest Grain will be closed until further notice after a fire caused "considerable" damage in one of the site's grain elevators. The Gladstone and Taylor fire departments responded to the fire around 6:15 a.m. Wednesday and extinguished...
February 2, 2017 - 7:08pm
January 9, 2017
Gladstone firefighters move into new fire hall
The Gladstone firefighters have moved their trucks and equipment into the new fire hall, and are enjoying the amenities of a new kitchen, offices and bathrooms. Gladstone Fire Chief Joe Wanner credited the firefighters who volunteered their skills to finish the inside construction,...
January 9, 2017 - 11:34am
September 29, 2016
Hettinger man killed after semi truck rolls near Gladstone
GLADSTONE — A Hettinger man was killed when the semi truck he was driving left the road near Gladstone and crashed Wednesday afternoon, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said in a report released Thursday
September 29, 2016 - 1:58pm
August 18, 2016
Vandals damage Gladstone cemeteries
GLADSTONE—Pictures of loved ones who have passed away appeared to be shot out and headstones were smashed to pieces at two Gladstone cemeteries...
August 18, 2016 - 9:40am
August 17, 2016
Gladstone cemeteries sustained around $31,000 in damage
GLADSTONE—Stark County Sheriff's officers estimate that there was a combined $31,000 worth of damage done at two Gladstone cemeteries over the weekend, Maj. Ray Kaylor said Wednesday. Pictures of the deceased were heavily damaged and many headstones, as well as several cement...
August 17, 2016 - 5:33pm