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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
November 29, 2016
'This is different': Police officer, counselor talk of dire fight against opiates
FARGO — This is different. That's the message Lt. Shannon Ruziska wants to get across. The area hasn't seen anything like this in his...
November 29, 2016 - 1:15pm
November 28, 2016
Mother of addicts opens up about the horror her family lived
EDITOR'S NOTE: In the Fargo-Moorhead area, overdoses and drug deaths have comes too common. As the death toll rises, stigma and misconception...
November 28, 2016 - 5:25pm
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