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BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Labor complaint claims degrading practices, discrimination by NDUS leader
Standing Rock woman, boyfriend will spend decades in prison in beating death of 5-year-old
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Miller, Ward return to form as Bison men defeat Florida A&M
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Masy Kuntz named to Class B volleyball All-Tournament team
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Donald A. Heiser
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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September 28, 2017
U.S. Senate confirms Fargo trial judge to federal appeals court
WASHINGTON — Judge Ralph Erickson was in the midst of presiding over a murder trial when his law clerk sent him a message informing him...
September 28, 2017 - 8:33pm
September 14, 2017
Senate committee unanimously supports Fargo judge for federal appeals court
FARGO — A Senate panel unanimously voted to approve the nomination of U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson to the 8th Circuit U.S. Court...
September 14, 2017 - 2:19pm
June 7, 2017
Trump nominates U.S. District Court judge in Fargo to federal appeals court
FARGO — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced that President Trump has nominated U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson to a seat on the 8th...
June 7, 2017 - 7:20pm
March 27, 2017
34-year-old is first judicial appointment by Burgum
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Benjamen Johnson was sworn in Monday as a district court judge, the first judicial appointment by new Gov. Doug Burgum. The...
March 27, 2017 - 9:43pm
June 10, 2016
State Bar Association survey gives Tufte top marks in N.D. Supreme Court race
BISMARCK – State Bar Association attorneys gave Southeast Judicial District Judge Jerod Tufte higher marks than his opponent in the race for an open seat on the North Dakota Supreme Court, according to survey results released Friday. Tufte and longtime Bismarck attorney Robert Bolinske...
June 10, 2016 - 3:42pm
June 7, 2016
Pressure builds on judge over California sexual assault case
Senator Barbara Boxer on Tuesday decried a California judge's decision to sentence a college athlete to just six months in jail for sexual assault,...
June 7, 2016 - 10:55pm
December 27, 2015
Judge proposes giving tribal youths access to state juvenile services
BISMARCK – It’s a running joke at the Ramsey County Courthouse in Devils Lake, just a short drive north of the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. But it’s no laughing matter to Judge Donovan Foughty, who shares the hypothetical scenario to drive home the dearth of services for...
December 27, 2015 - 12:15am
November 11, 2015
Man found guilty of murder sues jailer for using Taser on him
GRAND FORKS -- A state prisoner who murdered a Grand Forks man last year is suing a Grand Fork County jailer, saying the jailer wrongfully used...
November 11, 2015 - 5:25pm
November 10, 2015
Gion appointed as Southwest Judicial District Court judge
Longtime Regent native and area attorney James Gion will be the Southwest Judicial District’s newest judge. Filling the judgeship left...
November 10, 2015 - 7:16pm
September 4, 2015
Judge: Injunction blocks WOTUS rule only in N.D., dozen other states involved in lawsuit
BISMARCK – A federal judge on Friday ruled that his order last week blocking a new federal clean-water rule from taking effect doesn’t apply nationwide but only to North Dakota and the dozen other states involved in the lawsuit, citing “competing sovereign interests and...
September 4, 2015 - 5:22pm
August 29, 2015
Ehlis, first female Southwest District judge talks life, experience before taking gavel
On the eve of ending her nine-year run as Stark County's assistant state's attorney, Rhonda Ehlis said she wanted to make sure she was leaving...
August 29, 2015 - 10:32pm
June 23, 2015
5 apply for Southwest District judge position
BISMARCK -- Four Dickinson attorneys and a public defender from Williston have applied for the newly created fourth Southwest Judicial District judgeship. The position was one of four the North Dakota Legislature approved during its 2015 session. Stark County Assistant State’s...
June 23, 2015 - 6:00pm
May 30, 2015
Rights activists protest award for ex-Montana judge who blamed victim of rape
A small group of women's rights activists rallied in Montana on Friday to protest a lifetime achievement award for a state judge censured for suggesting that a 14-year-old girl was partly to blame for her rape by a teacher. More than two dozen protesters led by the Montana chapter...
May 30, 2015 - 11:51pm
December 11, 2014
Governor names chief justice Rough Rider Award winner
BISMARCK –- Gerald VandeWalle, the chief justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court for the past 21 years and the longest-serving sitting chief justice in the nation, will receive the state’s highest honor in January. Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Thursday named VandeWalle the 41st...
December 11, 2014 - 1:35pm
March 14, 2014
N.D. Supreme Court upholds suspension of judge Corwin for harassing court reporter
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld disciplinary action against East Central District Judge Wickham Corwin for his conduct toward a Cass County court reporter. The high court found “clear and convincing evidence” that Corwin violated judicial canons that...
March 14, 2014 - 2:51pm