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Nebraska man sentenced for sexually exploiting minors
Foundation may fall short of funds for Richardton nursing home
South Dakota Highway Patrol to strictly enforce new 80 mph speed limit
New middle school designed with change in mind
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Holten: The reason barns are red
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Jolie’s message resonates with all women
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Patrick Hope: Jurassic snark
April is knocking: Gather those tax form if you have not filed
Bad bets: Compulsive gambling can snare people, devastate lives
How to avoid seasonal pressure to gamble
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Grinsteinner’s newest role: Longtime head boys basketball coach named athletic director
DHS collects 4 state qualifiers in first meet
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
Twins select final rotation spot
Dorn leaves a legacy in NDSU women’s athletics
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
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...
news / north dakota
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 in Williston, authorities said. Preston Sonstegaard, who was being held on probation revocation charges, was last seen wearing black and...
Bakken / crime / 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