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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
July 20, 2016
Tuesday storm delivers new blow to weather-battered towns, farms
CRYSTAL—Janet Schmitz was in awe at the damage caused by storms that plowed through the town of Crystal Tuesday evening. "It's a wreck,"...
July 20, 2016 - 10:27pm
June 23, 2016
Cimarron idles Grafton plant, citing slowdown in oil industry
GRAFTON, N.D.—An oilfield product manufacturer has idled its plant in Grafton, leaving just two full-time employees, a company official said Thursday. Cimarron Energy, an Oklahoma-based manufacturer of oil and gas production equipment that purchased Diverse Energy Systems after...
June 23, 2016 - 9:38pm
April 7, 2016
Grafton man pleads guilty to 15 of 26 child porn charges
GRAFTON -- A Grafton man pleaded guilty Thursday to 15 child pornography charges after police said they found photos of naked children in his possession. Jeremy James Zejdlik, 42, was originally charged in Walsh County District Court with eight counts of possession of certain materials...
April 7, 2016 - 9:20pm
March 24, 2016
Grafton man sentenced for taking photos of naked girls, sexual assault
GRAFTON -- A Grafton man who faced 17 charges was sentenced to eight years in prison Monday for sexually assaulting and taking photos and video of two minor victims. Cesar John Salinas, 43, was charged in Walsh County District Court last July with six counts of promoting an obscene...
March 24, 2016 - 10:19pm
March 3, 2016
Four towns to lose Guard units
BISMARCK -- Four communities around North Dakota are coming to grips with bad news from the North Dakota National Guard. Guard units in Mott,...
March 3, 2016 - 6:28pm
January 21, 2016
Job Service offices start closing due to $4.1M shortfall in budget
GRAFTON -- Job Service North Dakota in Grafton is open for the first time in two weeks, but only temporarily. For the next few months, the office...
January 21, 2016 - 6:00am
January 14, 2016
Bean-based business gives woman sense of pride
GRAFTON -- North Dakota-grown beans have been helping a Grafton woman with intellectual disabilities run her own business for the past 10 years. Doris Rudnik sells bottles of a nine-ingredient soup mix with pinto beans, red kidney beans, red lentils, baby lima beans, split yellow...
January 14, 2016 - 8:59pm
2 big winning Powerball tickets sold in North Dakota
GRAFTON, N.D.— Two North Dakota shoppers are big winners in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing. The winner of one of two big prizes in North Dakota purchased the ticket at Hugo's in Grafton, the North Dakota Lottery Commission said today. The other ticket, worth $100,000, was purchased...
January 14, 2016 - 1:10pm
November 16, 2015
Grafton senator, farmer Campbell announces he won't run for North Dakota governor
BISMARCK — Sen. Tom Campbell, R-Grafton, announced Monday morning he would not seek his party's nomination in next year's race for governor. Campbell, a farmer and businessman who was first elected to the North Dakota Senate in 2012, said "it probably wasn't the right time" for...
November 16, 2015 - 11:42am
October 24, 2015
Grafton babysitter arrested for sexually abusing young children
GRAFTON, N.D. — A Grafton man could spend the rest of his life in jail after being arrested for sexually abusing two young boys. Adam Schnellbach, 31, was charged Friday in Walsh County District Court with four counts of gross sexual imposition, all Class AA felonies, and three...
News/crime and courts
October 24, 2015 - 9:57pm
September 22, 2015
70-year-old man pleads not guilty to sexually abusing child relative
GRAFTON, N.D.--A rural Pisek, N.D., man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges alleging he sexually abused his child relative when she was between the ages of 3 and 6. Floyd William Sirman, 70, was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child, a Class AA felony, in Walsh County...
September 22, 2015 - 11:39pm
September 15, 2015
Grafton state senator mulling run for governor
GRAFTON — North Dakota Sen. Tom Campbell is mulling a run for governor. The businessman and farmer said Tuesday he is forming an exploratory committee for a potential run, adding his name to a list of potential candidates who may replace outgoing Gov. Jack Dalrymple in 2016. Campbell,...
September 15, 2015 - 6:50pm
August 28, 2015
3 arrested for Grafton string of vehicle break-ins
GRAFTON — Three people are in jail on a variety of charges in connection to a rash of vehicle break-ins in Grafton last weekend. Michael Armin Johnson, 30, Grafton, and Ronald Francis Nelson Vondal, 26, Bismarck, were jailed Thursday in the Walsh County Jail in Grafton, while Karly...
News/crime and courts
August 28, 2015 - 11:44pm
May 26, 2015
Campbell appointed to trade committee
GRAFTON -- North Dakota Sen. Tom Campbell, R-Grafton, has been appointed to a regional committee of lawmakers examining trade and border security issues with Canada. Campbell is a member of the Midwestern Legislative Conference's Midwest-Canada Relations Committee. He'll work...
May 26, 2015 - 11:12pm
April 22, 2015
Champions for Charlie: Grafton parents meet challenges of autism with determination to improve lives of their son and others
GRAFTON, N.D. - There was a time, when Charlie Kern was about 5 years old, that his parents kept a chart on their fridge where they recorded...
April 22, 2015 - 3:00am