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January 21, 2017
Proposed gun law could impact ND law enforcement
A new concealed firearm bill proposed early in North Dakota's 2017 legislative session could have significant impact on law enforcement. Republican lawmakers have proposed a bill to allow gun owners over age 21 to conceal and carry without a permit in North Dakota. Rep. Rick Becker,...
January 21, 2017 - 12:15pm
January 9, 2017
Bill would allow gun owners to conceal and carry without a permit in North Dakota
BISMARCK—North Dakota gun owners would be able to carry a concealed firearm without a permit under legislation introduced by a group of...
January 9, 2017 - 7:11pm
December 23, 2016
Concealed carry permits hit record high in SD's Davison Co.
MITCHELL, S.D. — Davison County residents have purchased or renewed more concealed carry permits in 2016 than in any other year. Through...
December 23, 2016 - 10:01pm
October 17, 2016
Dickinson man arrested after shooting incidents Sunday morning
A 21-year-old Dickinson man was arrested after shooting a handgun and threatening multiple people early Sunday morning. Tyler Daniel Hendricks...
News/crime and courts
October 17, 2016 - 12:20pm
June 23, 2016
Bipartisan gun bill co-sponsored by Heitkamp survives test vote but still needs more GOP support
BISMARCK — A bipartisan gun control bill co-sponsored by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., survived its first vote Thursday but still needs...
News/Nation and World
June 23, 2016 - 6:05pm
June 21, 2016
Heitkamp to unveil compromise gun control bill with Maine senator
WASHINGTON --Bipartisan legislation is the only way Congress will be able to pass a law that will keep guns and explosives out of the hands of...
June 21, 2016 - 8:26pm
June 20, 2016
How they voted: ND, Minn. senators on gun bills
FARGO -- The handful of bills the U.S. Senate voted down Monday, June 20, would have expanded gun background checks and moved to bar people on terrorism watch lists from being able to buy weapons. Democrats said the measures put forth by Republicans fell short, while Republicans say...
News/Nation and World
June 20, 2016 - 10:26pm
June 17, 2016
Other views: Time to treat gun violence as a public health issue
FARGO — Gun violence in the United States should be treated as a public health issue. It should be studied in the same way other societal pathologies are studied; and findings based on comprehensive scientific research should be applied to rational gun control policy. The public...
June 17, 2016 - 4:52pm
Heitkamp among senators working to craft new gun control compromise
WASHINGTON -- A group of Republican senators on Friday were trying to craft compromise gun control legislation that could attract both Republicans...
News/Nation and World
June 17, 2016 - 11:18am
June 12, 2016
North Dakota, Minnesota senators take different stances on federal gun restrictions
BISMARCK -- After 50 people were killed early Sunday morning in Orlando, Fla., in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, some are calling for stricter gun restrictions, particularly for those suspected of being terrorists. Recent measures in Congress to restrict access to guns,...
News/Nation and World
June 12, 2016 - 9:24pm
June 1, 2016
At many Fargo stores, finding .22-caliber ammo is still a long shot
FARGO -- Whenever Greg Nellermoe goes to Fleet Farm in Fargo, he swings by the shelf meant to hold .22-caliber ammo just to see whether any is...
June 1, 2016 - 4:20pm
April 5, 2016
Array of guns and drugs -- heroin and fentanyl among them -- seized from north Fargo home
FARGO -- The Fargo Police Department has seized five guns, $1,800 in cash and several thousand dollars worth of illegal drugs -- including heroin,...
April 5, 2016 - 4:04pm
February 27, 2016
Fargo lawmaker wants to amend ND law and ban violent felons from owning guns
FARGO -- A Republican Fargo lawmaker wants to amend North Dakota law and permanently ban violent felons from owning guns. Right now, state law restores firearms rights 10 years after a sentence is served. State Rep. Blair Thoreson says he's a strict defender of the Second Amendment,...
February 27, 2016 - 9:21pm
January 26, 2016
Police Blotter: Arrest made following shotgun discharged in apartment
Police responded to call stating that a shotgun had been discharged in a home on the 1900 block of Yellowstone Circle in the Sundance Coves neighborhood around 2 a.m. Sunday, where they determined that two roommates had gotten into an argument. At one point one of the individuals...
January 26, 2016 - 12:33pm
January 18, 2016
North Dakota sees record highs in handgun permits
FARGO -- During the past decade, the number of people with a permit to carry a concealed handgun has increased more than fivefold in North Dakota,...
January 18, 2016 - 10:53am