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January 26, 2016
Man accused of repeated sex abuse of teen
MANDAN -- A Zap man accused of sexually abusing a girl for eight months in Morton County made his first appearance Tuesday in South Central District Court, where bond was set at $1,000. Scott Benjamin, 43, faces a felony charge of continuous sexual abuse of a child. During an interview...
January 26, 2016 - 6:07pm
October 21, 2015
Concerns from Mandan oil refinery lead to sky lantern ban
MANDAN, N.D. -- Mandan's fireworks laws were tightened Tuesday as city commissioners gave the final approval of a ban on incendiary balloons, sky lanterns and celebration lanterns. The ban makes it illegal to possess, use, discharge, ignite or send off the popular lanterns often...
October 21, 2015 - 3:48pm
September 25, 2015
Dickinson man charged in lengthy high-speed chase
A Dickinson man, previously from Pennsylvania, was charged Friday in South Central District Court in Morton County, after a lengthy police chase...
September 25, 2015 - 12:38pm
September 24, 2015
High-speed chase beginning in Dickinson ends outside of Mandan
MANDAN -- A 36-year-old man was taken to the Morton County Correctional Center on Thursday following a high-speed pursuit that began in Dickinson and ended outside of Mandan on Interstate 94 after reaching speeds of up to 120 mph. Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier said Dickinson...
September 24, 2015 - 7:52pm
Two central ND hot fishing spots sees water lowered
Anglers be warned, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department announced that water levels at two hot fishing spots in central North Dakota have...
August 24, 2015 - 11:34am
August 6, 2015
Police officer who formerly worked in Medora charged with possessing child porn
FARGO -- A former police officer, who worked at various agencies in central and western North Dakota, is facing child pornography charges in Cass County District Court. Mark David Wallevand, 42, of Fargo was charged Wednesday with a felony count of promoting a sexual performance...
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August 6, 2015 - 5:15pm
August 1, 2015
Morton County man dies in rollover accident
MANDAN — A 21-year-old Morton County man was killed early Saturday morning in a rollover crash on Highway 1806. The Morton County Sheriff's Department has not yet released the name of the man who died in a 4:30 a.m. accident 7 miles north of Mandan. The man's 2008 Chevrolet pickup...
August 1, 2015 - 11:31pm
May 28, 2015
Landowner participation looms over hearing on Dakota Access Pipeline
MANDAN – North Dakota utility regulators signaled the desire Thursday for more landowner participation before granting a route permit for a $3.8 billion oil pipeline that would be the largest crude outlet from the state’s oilfields. “I hope in the next couple months the...
May 28, 2015 - 4:29pm
April 20, 2015
Morton County issues total burn ban
MANDAN -- Morton County officials on Monday declared a total burn ban for the county due to continued dry and windy conditions that expect to keep the state’s Fire Danger Index in the high, very high, extreme or red-flag warning categories. The only allowed exceptions are the...
April 20, 2015 - 3:28pm
February 9, 2015
Truck carrying fuel tanker rolls on I-94, causing spill into ditch
Freezing rain and icy conditions on Interstate 94 led to a semi truck hauling a tanker of diesel fuel to slide off the road about 11 miles east of Richardton shortly after 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning, puncturing the tanker and causing about 500 gallons of fuel to spill into a ditch. Edward...
February 9, 2015 - 10:01am
January 3, 2015
Death of man found outside investigated
GLEN ULLIN — The Morton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death with no apparent cause near Glen Ullin. The body of 51-year-old Victor Newberry of Glen Ullin was found at 2:30 a.m. Dec. 27 outside of a vehicle a half-mile north of town, Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier...
January 3, 2015 - 12:08am
October 22, 2014
$4.5M awarded for rural high-speed Internet
WASHINGTON -- More than $4.5 million in federal funding will go to help expand high-speed Internet access in rural communities in North Dakota, Congressional delegation announced Wednesday. Daktel Communication will receive $2,370,354 to establish a fiber-to-the-premises network...
October 22, 2014 - 3:15pm
October 4, 2014
North Dakota Supreme Court mulls refusal of chemical test penalties
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Supreme Court this week heard oral arguments from a pair of cases related to the North Dakota Legislature’s 2013 decision to criminalize refusal to submit to a chemical test in suspected drunken driving cases. Both cases involved an October 2013 traffic...
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October 4, 2014 - 11:13pm
September 24, 2014
Man convicted of horse deaths gets year in jail
MANDAN -- On Wednesday, William Kiefer ran out of second chances. The 64-year-old Fargo man who in January had pleaded guilty to nine counts...
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September 24, 2014 - 3:44pm
September 2, 2014
Judge denies change in bond conditions for animal cruelty convict: Kiefer required to stay in state
MANDAN — A Fargo man who was convicted of animal cruelty and mistreatment and is now accused of possessing horses in violation of his probation won’t be allowed to leave North Dakota without court permission, a judge ruled Tuesday. William Kiefer, 64, pleaded guilty in December...
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September 2, 2014 - 8:38pm