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Hettinger man killed after semi truck rolls near Gladstone
N.D. budget still on track for negative ending balance, even after budget cuts and fund transfers
1 killed, 74 injured in N.J. train crash
Historic ranch in ND Badlands fetches more than $3.3 million
1 seriously injured after being struck by Amtrak train
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Jung, Yoder pacing DHS boys cross country
Blue Hawks put No. 15 on the backburner
Cal Poly coach calls UND's backfield best combo in the league
Redbirds making the adjustment at quarterback after losing Roberson
Coyle is a right winger, Wild coach Boudreau says
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
August 23, 2016
'Kids listen to you': Law enforcement leaders ask clergy to use their sway in fight against opioids
FARGO — A panel of local law enforcement officials addressed a room full of clergy on Tuesday, Aug. 23, calling for their help in steering...
August 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
August 20, 2016
Work release at Cass County jail still 'indefinitely suspended'
FARGO—Three months have passed since the Cass County Jail's work-release program was suspended over concerns about drugs making their way...
August 20, 2016 - 7:06pm
August 13, 2016
Meth on the rise
FARGO—Concerns about the deadly dangers of heroin, fentanyl and other opioids have consumed public consciousness in North Dakota this year....
August 13, 2016 - 3:56pm
August 11, 2016
Federal prosecutor urging local clergy to speak out against opioids
FARGO—Groups working in the Fargo-Moorhead area to address an opioid and heroin epidemic taking a growing number of lives here and elsewhere...
August 11, 2016 - 9:24pm
August 3, 2016
City leaders, Hoeven talk drug crime
Dickinson leaders told U.S. Sen. John Hoeven on Wednesday that a federal law enforcement presence in the city may be necessary to help address...
News/crime and courts
August 3, 2016 - 10:37pm
July 21, 2016
Woman in heroin overdose case pleads not guilty to delivery
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks woman linked to a drug overdose death has pleaded not guilty to delivery of heroin. Kiesha Storm Lytle, 24, waived her preliminary hearing Wednesday in Grand Forks District Court, where she appeared on the Class A felony charge, which carries a maximum...
July 21, 2016 - 7:46pm
July 1, 2016
Nine indicted in Fargo-Moorhead crackdown on opiates
FARGO — The efforts of multiple law enforcement agencies in the Fargo-Moorhead area have led to six federal cases that involve nine people...
July 1, 2016 - 8:11pm
June 28, 2016
North Dakota’s first methadone treatment to be offered in Bismarck
BISMARCK -- Heartview Foundation in Bismarck will begin offering methadone to recovering opiate addicts in October, likely becoming the first...
News/Nation and World
June 28, 2016 - 9:45pm
June 15, 2016
Charges dropped against woman in drug case linked to fatal Fargo drug overdose
FARGO -- A heroin possession charge has been dismissed in Cass County District Court against a woman who was arrested along with three men following...
News/crime and courts
June 15, 2016 - 6:44pm
May 21, 2016
Six arrested by feds in Oil Patch drug ring crackdown
WILLISTON -- A federal indictment naming six people arrested in connection with a Chicago-based drug ring linked to a series of overdoses alleges that the group sold heroin mixed with fentanyl in Williston. State investigators handed the case over to the FBI this month. The group...
News/crime and courts
May 21, 2016 - 6:18pm
May 16, 2016
Federal charges surface for three allegedly in ‘Mama’s’ family drug-dealing ring
WILLISTON — Three people who were nabbed in Williston during the winter on heroin trafficking charges, along with a 51-year-old woman nicknamed “Mama” who headed a family drug-selling organization selling drugs across North Dakota and the western United States -- have been...
May 16, 2016 - 7:12pm
April 17, 2016
Doctor's dilemma: Send heroin OD patients home with antidote?
FARGO -- It's a doctor's dilemma: Should heroin overdose patients be sent home from the emergency room with an antidote to help them survive...
April 17, 2016 - 6:30am
April 6, 2016
'Touched by evil': Fargo families learn fentanyl, not heroin, likely killed their sons
FARGO--Parents of at least two men who died in apparent overdoses last month say their sons likely were killed by a drug even more powerful than heroin. They've been told preliminary toxicology reports indicate that straight fentanyl--not heroin, or a mix of fentanyl and heroin--was...
April 6, 2016 - 5:52am
March 18, 2016
Recent heroin case made in wake of overdoses could go federal
FARGO--It's unclear if a high-profile bust of alleged heroin dealers police believe were linked to at least one recent overdose death will end up in federal court, where sentences are often far longer than in state court. Four suspects face a variety of charges in Cass County District...
March 18, 2016 - 6:30am
March 14, 2016
After another overdose, trail leads Fargo police to suspected heroin dealers
FARGO -- The discovery of a Fargo man's overdose death on Saturday started investigators on a trail that led to charges being filed Monday against four individuals. That's according to documents filed in Cass County District Court in connection with the arrest Sunday of Reginald Washington,...
March 14, 2016 - 10:31pm