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Mattress murderer pleads guilty to stabbing in ND prison weight room
Canadian man held in Grand Forks charged with human smuggling
At ND's only Youth Court, kids hold other kids accountable
Legislators OK funding for Oil Patch
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
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Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
Former Eagles QB Jaworski says Wentz 'shouldn't have any input' in Eagles' 2017 draft
Izzo: NDSU's top five NFL-bound opponents from 2016-17 season
'Beast Mode' returns: Lynch set to join Raiders after trade from Seahawks
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Port: That wasn’t slut shaming, and we need to talk about this double standard for female victims
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
Port: House members laugh as they vote down 'Dollar Doug' amendment
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Walter, Elizabeth "Betty Ann"
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
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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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
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Honoring our Firefighters
April 9, 2017
Prostitution arrests in Grand Forks part of larger investigation
GRAND FORKS -- Three men were arrested in Grand Forks this weekend on prostitution charges.Arrested in what authorities said was part of an ongoing...
April 9, 2017 - 6:13pm
March 17, 2017
Oklahoma lawmaker, found with boy in motel, charged with prostitution
An Oklahoma Republican state senator who campaigned as a champion of family values was booked on felony prostitution charges on Thursday, March...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
January 14, 2017
Woodbury, Minn., catches its first alleged pimp
Since shortly after a sex-with-minors sting at Red Roof Inn yielded charges against more than a dozen johns, a local coalition of county attorney's...
January 14, 2017 - 9:12am
January 10, 2017
Backpage.com shuts 'adult' section in face of government pressure
SAN FRANCISCO—The online classified advertising site Backpage.com abruptly shut its "adult" section on Monday, Jan. 9, yielding to a campaign...
News/Nation and World
January 10, 2017 - 10:00pm
September 1, 2016
Prostitution charges dismissed in Grand Forks against Kansas man
GRAND FORKS -- Charges against a Kansas man alleging he tried to solicit a Minneapolis woman for sex have been dismissed.Alan Steven Brandley, 43, of Overland Park, Kan., was set to go to trial earlier this week on charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and offering...
News/crime and courts
September 1, 2016 - 10:03pm
April 14, 2016
Two arrested in Grand Forks prostitution case
GRAND FORKS -- Two people face prostitution charges after police received a report of a female offering sexual favors for services and money at a hotel near the University of North Dakota campus. Officers responding to the Hilton Garden Inn, 4301 James Ray Dr., arrested Breanna Sibila,...
News/crime and courts
April 14, 2016 - 12:03pm
February 3, 2016
Broncos practice squad player sent home after prostitution sting
The Denver Broncos sent home a practice squad player after he was questioned by police in a prostitution sting ahead of this Sunday's Super Bowl...
February 3, 2016 - 2:07pm
January 5, 2016
Human trafficking suspect tried to chew off fingerprints
BISMARCK – A man wanted in Pennsylvania for charges related to human trafficking allegedly tried to chew off his finger pads to hide his identity...
News/crime and courts
January 5, 2016 - 5:56pm
October 22, 2015
Former oilfield worker testifies about drugs, prostitution in sex trafficker’s trial
BISMARCK -- Federal jurors heard from more state's witnesses, including a man who said he sold drugs and drove women to and from sex transactions, in the fourth day of the trial against drug- and sex-trafficking suspect Keith Graves. Graves faces 11 counts related to sex trafficking...
October 22, 2015 - 8:12pm
October 15, 2015
Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for human trafficking
MINOT – A 23-year-old Tucson, Ariz., man will serve 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty this week to charges related to sexual assault and human trafficking. Antoine William Dotson pleaded guilty in Ward County District Court to gross sexual imposition, a Class AA felony,...
October 15, 2015 - 9:01pm
October 13, 2015
Sting leads to promoting prostitution arrest
WILLISTON – A human trafficking sting in Williston over the weekend resulted in one man’s arrest and provided aid to a female victim, authorities said. Christopher James Watkins, 25, of Minot, is charged with promoting prostitution, a Class C felony, resulting from a Saturday...
October 13, 2015 - 7:24pm
Sting in Williston leads to promoting prostitution arrest
WILLISTON, N.D. – A human trafficking sting in Williston over the weekend resulted in one man’s arrest and provided aid to a female victim,...
News/crime and courts
October 13, 2015 - 6:13pm
September 1, 2015
UND administrator arrested on prostitution charges
GLENWOOD, Minn.--A University of North Dakota administrator has been arrested after he allegedly tried to meet a prostitute at a Glenwood hotel. Randall Scott Bohlman, 59, was charged with engaging in prostitution in a public place, a gross misdemeanor that carries no more than...
September 1, 2015 - 6:10pm
August 19, 2015
Graves indicted for third time, demands evidence from state’s attorney’s office
BISMARCK — Federal human trafficking suspect Keith Graves, accused of forcing women to sell themselves for sex and using drugs to coerce them, was arraigned for the third time on Tuesday, following the filing of a third indictment. The latest indictment, which supersedes previous...
August 19, 2015 - 9:38pm
Drug ring defendants also accused in prostitution case
MINOT - Two defendants indicted in a drug trafficking ring that federal authorities announced last week also face charges of human trafficking in Ward County. Bryan Keith Davis, 48, and Regina Rose Lehman, 43, both Minot, are accused in court documents filed in North Central Judicial...
August 19, 2015 - 4:09pm