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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
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