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Fargo task force seeks reduction in plastic bag use
Judge prohibits ND from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
John Lohman, believed last surviving member of Forum's 1957 Pulitzer-winning tornado coverage, dies at 82
Trial under way for ND man accused of stabbing ex-girlfriend to death
Oil company comes forward after discovering five unreported ND spills
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Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
Sue Anderson reflects on her teaching career
Andrew Rohwedder retires as technology educator
LeBron scores 44 as Cavs even series with Celtics
Berrios pitches eight strong innings in win over Tigers
Caps shut out Lightning to force Game 7
Gardenhire's return is good for Tigers and baseball
DHS tennis season ends in Play-In loss to Williston
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: The flotsam of bad ideas drifts ashore
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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April 16, 2018
US has been quietly helping Mexico with new, high-tech ways to fight opium
MEXICO CITY - In the past few opiate-soaked years, U.S. officials say, nearly all the heroin coursing through American cities has come from one...
April 16, 2018 - 8:58am
January 22, 2018
Demand grows at methadone clinic while F-M opioid deaths, overdoses decrease
FARGO, N.D. — The number of opioid-related deaths and overdoses that resulted in ambulance crews administering antidotes decreased sharply...
January 22, 2018 - 7:14pm
January 8, 2018
Dickinson police respond to three overdoses, including one death, in three days
The Dickinson Police Department responded to multiple overdoses and one drug-related death over the weekend. "Chief Dassinger and the Dickinson...
January 8, 2018 - 8:55pm
December 21, 2017
Minn. band sues opioid manufacturers, distributors
CASS LAKE, Minn.—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a group of opioid manufacturers and distributors, alleging...
December 21, 2017 - 5:26pm
A continuing problem: Drug crime has not gone away since the oil boom
Editor's note: This will be the first in a series of stories to be published periodically in The Dickinson Press about the ongoing drug crime...
October 21, 2017 - 8:00am
August 24, 2017
N.D. man charged with selling heroin after search at suspected drug 'flop house'
A probation search at a Grand Forks apartment resulted in felony charges for suspicion of selling heroin and endangering a child against one...
August 24, 2017 - 12:58pm
August 13, 2017
'Deadly trend' of opioid abuse makes stop in Bismarck
BISMARCK — Look east down Interstate 94, to Fargo, to Grand Forks, to Minneapolis, to Chicago and Detroit. You'll see the road drug investigators...
August 13, 2017 - 4:17am
July 24, 2017
Utah couple arrested after drugging heroin-addicted newborn to hide symptoms, police say
Colby Wilde and Lacey Christenson welcomed their third child into the world on April 9 at Utah Valley Hospital. The doctors, nurses and medical...
July 24, 2017 - 7:05am
July 19, 2017
Brookings man sentenced to 16 years in prison in major heroin, meth case
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A 20-year-old Brookings man who was connected to packages containing large amounts of heroin and meth has been sent to prison...
July 19, 2017 - 3:56pm
July 18, 2017
10-year-old dies with heroin and fentanyl in his system, Fla. state attorney says
A Florida state attorney is voicing alarm after a 10-year-old boy died last month with a dangerous opioid mixture in his system - making him...
July 18, 2017 - 7:36pm
July 6, 2017
Devils Lake woman faces charge of disturbing a dead body
FARGO — A woman wanted in Cass County on a misdemeanor charge of disturbing a dead body was arrested Monday, July 3, in Devils Lake, N.D. Carmen...
July 6, 2017 - 8:33am
June 13, 2017
U.S. attorney: Prosecution of opioid cases soars in North Dakota
FARGO — In the past two years, 37 people have been charged or sentenced in federal court in North Dakota for crimes involving heroin or...
June 13, 2017 - 9:35pm
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 10, 2017
Leader of drug ring that targeted NW Minnesota reservations, ND sentenced to 25 years
MINNEAPOLIS—The ringleader of a multi-state drug trafficking organization prosecutors say flooded the Red Lake and White Earth reservations...
May 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
April 5, 2017
ND man, already facing heroin dealing charge, allegedly caught hiding heroin in child’s diaper
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man who was arrested for driving with a suspended license tried to avoid drug charges before a social services worker...
April 5, 2017 - 2:44pm