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Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
Diesel fuel, canola oil spill into river valley along I-29 after semi crash
ND arsonist begged to go back to prison to get mental health treatment
$100,000 Powerball prize won in Dickinson
ND man pleads guilty to July gas station shooting
crime and courts
nation and world
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
place a business brief
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube
Hot 3-point shooting sparks UND to men's basketball win over NDSU
Magic end 7-game slide with stunner over Timberwolves
Vikings' Mike Zimmer says defense needs to play better against Eagles
Vikings say there is no curse. Miraculous play has players feeling like team of destiny
Chaves marks new chapter for UND
Commentary: Former NDGOP chairman Gary Emineth considering U.S. Senate run
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Swipe left on judgment in 2018
Commentary: Governor Burgum shouldn't be selling sponsorships for official duties
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Twyla J. Weinschrott
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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June 6, 2017
No jail time for woman connected to Bakken murder-for-hire plot
BISMARCK — A woman who helped prosecutors send her ex-husband to prison for life for an oil boom murder-for-hire plot was given a lenient...
June 6, 2017 - 8:39am
July 7, 2016
Former Watford City trucking company exec, tied to convicted murderer, has trial delayed for fourth time
WILLISTON -- The trial for a woman accused of mail fraud and money laundering in a Bakken-area investment scam has been delayed for a fourth time. Sarah Creveling was scheduled for trial on July 18 in Bismarck for allegedly fleecing investors out of more than $1.7 million through...
July 7, 2016 - 9:36pm
February 28, 2016
Our View: Successful week for area prep athletes
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good
February 28, 2016 - 5:00am
February 25, 2016
Henrikson convicted in North Dakota murder-for-hire case
Oil trucking company operator convicted in North Dakota murder-for-hire case Reuters SEATTLE -- An operator of an oil trucking firm was convicted...
February 25, 2016 - 9:19pm
Trial starts for oil truck operator in Bakken murder-for-hire case
SEATTLE -- The trial of an oil truck operator charged with orchestrating the killings of two business rivals competing for work in North Dakota's...
January 25, 2016 - 4:32pm
December 17, 2015
Trial scheduled for oil truck operator in North Dakota murder-for-hire case
SEATTLE - The trial of an oil truck operator charged with orchestrating the killings of two business rivals competing for work inNorth Dakota's giant Bakken oil patch was slated to begin in January after the man withdrew his guilty plea, his lawyer said on Thursday.
December 17, 2015 - 8:17pm
September 28, 2015
Search for Clarke's body continues in Badlands
MANDAREE — A woman who says she has led more than 100 searches for the body of an oil patch worker bludgeoned to death said she won’t give up looking now that the man who hired the killing has confessed to the crime. James Henrikson, 36, a Bakken boom opportunist, pleaded guilty...
September 28, 2015 - 10:01pm
September 25, 2015
Henrikson pleads guilty in Bakken murder-for-hire cases
SPOKANE, Wash. – A Bakken trucking company operator pleaded guilty Friday in Washington state to two counts of murder for hire. James Terry...
September 25, 2015 - 11:28pm
September 22, 2015
Creveling pleads not guilty to money laundering, mail fraud
BISMARCK -- The ex-wife of a former Watford City man facing federal charges in a murder-for-hire plot pleaded not guilty Monday to mail fraud...
September 22, 2015 - 12:24am
September 18, 2015
3 men face prison in North Dakota Oil Patch murder-for-hire plot
SEATTLE -- Three men who prosecutors say arranged and carried out a contract killing in Washington state on behalf of a North Dakota oil shale executive will be sentenced in December after they pleaded guilty this week to a host of federal charges, court
September 18, 2015 - 12:55pm
August 20, 2015
Former Watford City businessman awaiting trial in murder-for-hire plot tries to escape
SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane County Jail confirmed Thursday that the FBI is at the jail investigating a possible escape attempt by former Watford City, N.D., businessman James Henrikson, who is awaiting trial in a murder-for-hire plot involving his old partner in the oil fields of North...
August 20, 2015 - 11:46pm
April 21, 2014
Judge grants new attorney for N.D. man questioned in Spokane murder case
BISMARCK – A federal judge has granted a request for a new attorney by a Watford City man who faces felony weapons charges here and has been questioned in a suspected murder-for-hire case in Washington state. James Terry Henrikson made the request earlier this month, claiming...
April 21, 2014 - 12:38pm
April 11, 2014
Second arrest made in Washington murder case connected to ND
SPOKANE, Wash. — A second arrest has been made in a Spokane murder-for-hire case that investigators have connected to a man being held on weapons charges in North Dakota. Spokane police arrested 33-year-old Robby Wahrer after informants came forward, telling investigators Wahrer...
April 11, 2014 - 11:52pm
April 7, 2014
N.D. man with ties to Spokane murder case wants new attorney
BISMARCK – A Watford City man with ties to a suspected murder-for-hire plot in Washington state has requested a new attorney to represent him on felony weapons charges here. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland issued an order Monday setting an April 21 hearing date on the request...
April 7, 2014 - 10:47am
January 21, 2014
Watford City man connected to Washington homicide often shot at gun range despite felonies
The North Dakota oil speculator implicated in a murder-for-hire plot to kill a Washington state man kept guns and frequented a nearby shooting range despite multiple felony convictions, prosecutors allege. James Henrikson, 34, of Watford City was arrested Saturday by federal agents...
January 21, 2014 - 10:16pm