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Charges filed after film crew held at protest camp
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
October 2, 2013
State, local laws dictate bar closing, liquor sale times
Newcomers to North Dakota often ask two things: Why nothing is open until noon on Sunday and why do the bars close so early? State law dictates...
October 2, 2013 - 12:00am
September 28, 2013
NY man on quest to change SD's DUI laws
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Only months after the Legislature and Gov. Dennis Daugaard got "smart" on crime, a New York man wants them to get tough. Gregg Spindler and his wife, Susan, are professional statisticians in Cazenovia, N.Y. Their daughter and her co-worker were killed in July by...
September 28, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2013
State's farmers fear federal food proposal
GRAND FORKS -- Proposed new federal food safety laws will bring Big Brother down on the farm in a new way, causing heartache, harm and big costs to growers, processors and consumers with little gain in food safety, say North Dakota agricultural leaders. The state's top farm regulator...
September 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 12, 2013
Whether DUI reform in ND went far enough a 'leap of faith'
FARGO -- After losing his son, daughter-in-law and granddaughter in a crash caused by a drunk driver last summer, Tom Deutscher prays that North Dakota's tougher DUI law works. Deutscher, who became an outspoken advocate for strengthening drunken driving laws in the wake of the crash,...
May 12, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Devils Lake leaders to mull new pet laws
GRAND FORKS -- Devils Lake city leaders hope there won't be much growling Monday as they begin a public discussion on new laws that place more restrictions on pet owners. "We really didn't have any teeth in the ordinance. People filed complaints.
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
Crusader against animal cruelty says bill is too weak
BISMARCK -- Kristie Skunberg said Wednesday the amended version of the Legislature's animal cruelty bill is too weak and fails to address creating penalties that fit the crimes against animals. The chairwoman of North Dakotans to Stop Animal Cruelty said in a news release that the...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
Jamestown man: 30-day limit on record review 'absurd'
JAMESTOWN -- A veterinarian here who sought an attorney general's opinion on whether city officials unreasonably delayed his public records request says the "absurd" response he received highlights a flaw in the state's open records laws. Gary Pearson sent a letter to Jamestown Mayor...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 30, 2013
Legal fight will be difficult for new abortion limits
FARGO -- North Dakota will be in for what's widely regarded as an uphill fight in its three-pronged legal challenge to the landmark 1973 abortion...
March 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
Crash wreckage adds visuals to DUI dilemma
BISMARCK -- As North Dakota lawmakers walked in and out of the Capitol on Wednesday, they were reminded of what drinking and driving can do. Sitting by the west entrance doors was the 2009 Subaru Forester that Aaron and Allison Deutscher of West Fargo were driving west of Jamestown...
January 17, 2013 - 12:00am
ND bill could counter federal restrictions
BISMARCK -- As the gun control debate heats up nationally, North Dakota legislators look to create their own firearms laws that could let teachers and municipal judges carry concealed weapons and thwart proposed federal restrictions. Rep. Roscoe Streyle, R-Minot, has proposed legislation...
January 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Planning a push for DUI reform: ND drunk driving laws targeted for stiffening
Editor's Note: This story continues a series on drunken driving in North Dakota that first appeared in Friday's edition. FARGO -- The doctor...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Don't text and drive in this state: Fargo's first texting sting nets 17 drivers
FARGO -- Officers wrote $100 tickets to 17 people for texting while driving this week during the Fargo Police Department's first such sting operation...
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
May 21, 2011
Cloud over claims: Lax filing and recording laws call for concern
Land and mineral right owners may not know that another party has placed interest on those assets. Officials are concerned that recording laws...
May 21, 2011 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
DSU did not violate open records laws
DICKINSON - The North Dakota Attorney General's Office has issued an opinion stating Dickinson State University did not violate open records laws regarding a complaint from former adjunct professor James A. Woods regarding his personal file. "Dickinson State University did not violate...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am