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Dow hits 12th record high close; Trump talks up infrastructure spending
ND bar fight over game of darts leads to charges
Flight attendant charged in fake bomb threat on Sept. 2015 flight to Dickinson signs plea deal
Woman, 28, charged with shooting man in stomach in Bismarck
5 questions for ... Josh Geigle, fourth generation rancher from Creighton, S.D.
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
From the archives: 'Something weird happened tonight' when a ND basketball team won with 4 points
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Ankar Valery Hanson
Leo G. Stockert
Maynard V. Wanner
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
February 19, 2016
Ward sheriff charged in death of inmate: Retired captain also accused of failing to provide medical care
MINOT, N.D. – The death of an inmate whose health deteriorated at the Ward County Jail has prompted criminal charges against the sheriff who...
February 19, 2016 - 4:59pm
October 10, 2015
The rising cost of defending Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.
FARGO -- In the case of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., the price of seeking justice has been pricey. The cost of his legal defense in federal court combined with the cost of incarcerating him has climbed above $1.5 million -- a bill that's footed by taxpayers. This cost has been no...
October 10, 2015 - 10:21pm
October 2, 2015
Cass jail inmate suspected of dealing acid-laced Jolly Ranchers
FARGO -- An inmate at the Cass County Jail is suspected of selling LSD-laced Jolly Ranchers to his fellow inmates. The investigation was revealed in a search warrant affidavit filed Wednesday in Cass County District Court. A Cass County Sheriff's Office detective successfully...
October 2, 2015 - 6:51am
June 19, 2015
Inmate escapes from Missouri River Correctional Center
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Highway Patrol is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an inmate that walked away from the Missouri...
June 19, 2015 - 2:34pm
November 29, 2013
Inmate hunger strikes rarely require force-feeding
FARGO — While a white supremacist jailed in the western part of the state has refused to eat, officials here say getting an inmate to end a hunger strike can ultimately spiral into a lengthy legal process. In most instances, the inmate simply wants to be heard, said Sgt. Tara Morris...
November 29, 2013 - 8:54pm
October 1, 2013
Williston inmate sought after escaping
WILLISTON -- An inmate escaped custody of the Williams County Correctional Center while being treated at the Mercy Medical Center emergency room...
Bakken/crime and courts/News
October 1, 2013 - 10:16am
April 22, 2012
New England's Dakota Women's Correctional Rehabilitation Center: Part IV: Prisoners and employment
NEW ENGLAND -- Inmates at Dakota Women's Correctional Rehabilitation Center aren't allowed to serve their time idling.
April 22, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Inmate arrested trying to get back in jail
WOODBINE, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say they arrested an escaped jail inmate trying to sneak back into the lockup with cigarettes allegedly stolen from a nearby store. Sheriff Tommy Gregory said Saturday that 25-year-old Harry Jackson had opened a door to the exercise yard and climbed...
March 7, 2009 - 12:23pm
February 12, 2009
Ohio governor grants clemency for death row inmate
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Gov. Ted Strickland on Thursday spared the life of a death row inmate who killed his mother in a cocaine-induced rage and whose upcoming execution was opposed by his entire family, including his mother's siblings. Jeffrey Hill, 44, had been scheduled to die...
February 12, 2009 - 4:00pm
May 4, 2008
Escaped inmate turns herself in to authorities
DICKINSON - Carley Jean Zaun, the New England Dakota Women's Correction Rehab inmate who walked away from her work release program as a cook at the Dickinson Law Enforcement Center on Friday afternoon, turned herself into authorities in Bismarck around 12:30 p.m.
May 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 3, 2008
Inmate escapes from work release
DICKINSON - Carley Jean Zaun, an inmate at the Dakota Women's Correctional Rehab Center in New England, escaped from custody Friday afternoon and is currently at large. Zaun, 22, walked away from her work release program while working as a cook at the Dickinson Law Enforcement Center...
May 3, 2008 - 12:00am
March 5, 2008
Board: Inmate's testimony in Gibbs' case didn't affect parole
BISMARCK -- A man who testified against Mo Maurice Gibbs in Gibbs' first murder trial will be paroled in May from the State Penitentiary to a halfway house, but the release is not related to his testimony, a Parole Board clerk said. Jeremy Leopold, 30, is serving a prison sentence...
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am