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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 18, 2016
Assault against deputy lands man 15 years in prison
GRAFTON, N.D.—A Grafton man was ordered to 15 years in prison for what Pembina County prosecutors say is the worst attack on a law enforcement...
October 18, 2016 - 8:00pm
October 11, 2016
Grafton woman gets 2 ½ years in prison for locking kids in dog kennels to punish them
GRAFTON -- A Grafton woman will spend about 2½ years in prison after investigators accused her of locking young children in dog kennels to punish...
News/crime and courts
October 11, 2016 - 9:53pm
September 16, 2016
Grafton man gets 22 years prison time for sex crimes against children
GRAFTON, N.D. -- A Grafton man who sexually assaulted a young boy has been ordered to serve more than 20 years in prison after facing a possible...
News/crime and courts
September 16, 2016 - 12:14pm
September 2, 2016
Grafton Police warn public of Fentanyl after fatal overdose
Grafton, ND—Authorities with the Grafton Police Department are warning the public about Fentanyl after an overdose death was discovered...
News/crime and courts
September 2, 2016 - 1:24pm
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