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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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
Allegations of wage fraud against Valley City police officer unfounded, report finds
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — Allegations that a Valley City police officer illegally drew wages from multiple agencies while on duty are unfounded, Valley City Police Chief Fred Thompson said Wednesday, June 29. Thompson said an investigation into the pay and work schedules of Lt. David...
June 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 19, 2016
Tension at funerals for Orlando nightclub massacre victims with protest, irate driver as investigation continues
ORLANDO, Fla. — Funerals for two of the 49 victims killed in the shooting at a nightclub in Florida were marked by tense scenes on Saturday,...
News/Nation and World
June 19, 2016 - 12:31am
May 20, 2016
Body found in Theodore Roosevelt National Park was off-trail
MEDORA -- The dead body found by hikers Wednesday afternoon in the Theodore Roosevelt National Park South Unit is still unidentified. Park Chief Ranger Dean Wyckoff said investigators didn’t want to speculate on the identity or cause of death before additional information could...
May 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
November 10, 2015
State agency to investigate TV news tipster
JAMESTOWN -- The North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation will investigate possible false allegations that a detective in the Jamestown Police Department made against the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office, according to Jamestown police chief Scott Edinger. The detective...
November 10, 2015 - 11:31pm
November 2, 2015
Police still investigating death of West Fargo 6-month old
WEST FARGO, N.D. -- Police continue to investigate the June 2 death of 6-month-old Owen Skodje after a final autopsy report from the Hennepin...
News/crime and courts
November 2, 2015 - 6:00am
October 28, 2015
DOT personnel investigation at halfway point
BISMARCK -- An independent investigation of the North Dakota Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division office is at the midway point, according to Ken Purdy, director of North Dakota Human Resources Management Services. Purdy, whose agency is conducting the investigation,...
October 28, 2015 - 11:18pm
September 29, 2015
North Dakota BCI agent faces criminal charges in payloader dispute
ELLENDALE, N.D. -- A top agent with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation stands accused of intentionally disobeying a search warrant and neglecting his duty as a public servant last year when he seized and then gave away a pay loader whose ownership was in dispute. Supervisory...
September 29, 2015 - 10:55pm
May 24, 2015
UPDATE: Remains of 'construction worker' found in north Dickinson
Law enforcement agencies spent much of Friday exhuming the decomposed human remains of an unidentified “apparent construction worker,” discovered...
May 24, 2015 - 11:54am
August 19, 2014
ND workers’ comp top doctor resigns
BISMARCK — The medical director of North Dakota’s workers’ compensation program, who complained in the past of efforts to influence his medical opinions involving workers’ claims, has resigned. Dr. Luis Vilella wrote a letter of resignation Friday to Bryan Klipfel, director...
August 19, 2014 - 11:45pm
August 9, 2014
Air Force investigates alleged cheating at Grand Forks base
GRAND FORKS — The U.S. Air Force is investigating allegations of air traffic control airmen cheating on proficiency tests at Grand Forks Air Force Base. The investigation stems from the discovery of an airman with images of test material sharing the images with other airmen, according...
News/crime and courts
August 9, 2014 - 5:54pm
June 20, 2014
Update: Man injured in Dickinson trailer park shooting; suspect remains at large
A shooter is still at large after a 41-year-old man was shot early Friday morning during an attempted burglary at a Dickinson trailer park, the...
June 20, 2014 - 2:36pm
April 7, 2014
Investigators turn to Sander’s phones
Investigators are looking to Thomas Sander’s phones in making their case that he started the Trinity High School fire last month. Dickinson Police Det. Jeremy Moser believes evidence is contained in “voicemails, text messages, contact lists, phone numbers and all other electronically...
News/crime and courts
April 7, 2014 - 6:09pm
December 12, 2013
Police investigate Valley News Live reporter after report on school safety
FARGO — Two local police agencies are investigating a Valley News Live reporter after the television station aired a hidden camera report Wednesday night showing her walking inside three area elementary schools without anyone stopping her. The story, meant to reveal holes in school...
December 12, 2013 - 10:33pm
December 9, 2013
Seeking answers three years after crash: Suit alleges negligence by driver, employer in deadly accident
GRAND FORKS -- The lawsuit by victims of the Christmas crash three years ago west of Grand Forks when a semitrailer ran a red light and hit a van, killing two children and injuring another and their father, alleges the truck driver violated federal regulations by driving too many...
December 9, 2013 - 10:59am
December 2, 2013
Police probing death of man in Grafton
GRAFTON -- Police in Grafton are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man, who was found early Sunday morning. Police and rescue personnel responded at 5:25 a.m. Sunday to the report of an unresponsive man on Fifth Street near Burgamott Avenue, according to a news release...
December 2, 2013 - 12:34pm