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New scary wood tick disease surfacing in region
Trump close to choosing outside counsel for Russia investigation
Reunited at the ranch: U.S. Marines stationed in Vietnam together reunite for cattle branding
Burgum announces recipient of salary received from first months in office
Veteran big game hunter dies after elephant, felled by gunfire, collapses on him
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
DHS speech team places second at state
Swift: North Dakota proves to be just one sprawling small town
Dickinson High names graduation speakers
Trinity commencement speakers named
I'm a recovering control freak - it makes dating even harder
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics improbable win over Cavs
Own goal burns Minnesota United in loss to Galaxy
Royals reliever Maness glad to be healthy again
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Coming Home: A trip to the sale barn proves the best days can't be planned
Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box
Minding our Elders: Family caregiver needs recognition from siblings
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
Bernadette "Bernie" Axtman
Linda C. Wagner
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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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May 3, 2017
Trial set for former ND hotel clerk accused of raping 14-year-old runaway
MINOT, N.D. -- A 23-year-old former hotel clerk accused of raping a 14-year-old runaway last Halloween will go to trial sometime in early September....
May 3, 2017 - 5:29pm
Homeless man charged with raping Minnesota woman who let him stay at her house
ST. PAUL—A woman let a homeless friend stay at her St. Paul home last week along with her three children. While she was sleeping, he crept...
April 3, 2017 - 7:10pm
March 20, 2017
Co-conspirator trial beings for brutal attack and rape of woman in northwest ND
WILLISTON, N.D.—Trial for a man accused of being a co-conspirator in a brutal 2015 attack and rape of a woman in a rural area in far northwest...
March 20, 2017 - 6:25pm
March 18, 2017
ND toughens up penalties for misdemeanor sex assault
FARGO—North Dakota has toughened up its lightest penalties for sexual assault. Gov. Doug Burgum signed a law last week that increases the...
March 18, 2017 - 8:28pm
March 2, 2017
20 years after stranger raped Minnesota woman, a suspect is charged
ST. PAUL—It was a summer day in 1998 when a man offered to help a woman he just met fix her phone. He followed her to her apartment just...
March 2, 2017 - 8:52pm
October 31, 2016
'Justice was not served': Some want gap in ND sex-crime laws fixed
FARGO—When Brooke Sauskojus woke up to find her friend sexually assaulting her, she was so shocked she couldn't move. She pretended to...
October 31, 2016 - 10:27pm
October 13, 2016
Minot man accused of raping a child in Bismarck in 2011
BISMARCK -- A 37-year-old Minot man was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting a young boy in 2011.Authorities allege Russell Everett Jr....
October 13, 2016 - 5:39pm
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,...
News/Nation and World
June 7, 2016 - 10:55pm
May 31, 2016
Man pleads not guilty to rape, giving meth to minor
DALLAS, S.D. -- A Dallas man pleaded not guilty recently to raping a minor and giving her methamphetamine, among other charges. Donald Story, 51, pleaded not guilty on May 17 to 10 criminal charges related to harming a 14-year-old, including two counts of rape, two counts of distributing...
News/crime and courts
May 31, 2016 - 3:37pm
December 29, 2015
Islamic State ruling aims to settle who can have sex with female slaves
WASHINGTON - Islamic State theologians have issued an extremely detailed ruling on when "owners" of women enslaved by the extremist group can have sex with them, in an apparent bid to curb what they called violations in the treatment of captured females. The ruling or fatwa has the...
News/Nation and World
December 29, 2015 - 6:25pm
November 25, 2015
Men officially charged in rape, attempted killing
WIILISTON, N.D. -- Two Williston men accused of raping and attempting to kill a 24-year-old woman and leaving her almost naked in freezing temperature last Friday were charged Wednesday in Northwest District Court. Jean-Michael Kisi, 21, was charged with gross sexual imposition, criminal...
November 25, 2015 - 9:02pm
November 10, 2015
Man sentenced to 15 years in rape of two NDSU students
FARGO--An Argusville man was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for the rape of two international college students here last winter. "I...
November 10, 2015 - 11:35pm
Williston man has felony rape charge dropped to misdemeanor
WILLISTON - A Williston man who was facing a possible life sentence if convicted of rape will not go to trial after pleading guilty to misdemeanor charges as the judge and the man’s attorney questioned the validity of the charges and took a dig at law enforcement. Dominic...
November 10, 2015 - 4:30pm
October 13, 2015
Masked man in Cavalier charged in raping woman for ‘ruining’ his life
CAVALIER — A masked Cavalier man is being held on a $500,000 bond after a woman accused him of dragging her by the hair into her garage, threatening her with a knife and raping her. Daniel Wirtz, 47, is sitting in jail on one count of gross sexual imposition, a Class AA felony,...
News/crime and courts
October 13, 2015 - 6:17pm
September 22, 2015
70-year-old man pleads not guilty to sexually abusing child relative
GRAFTON, N.D.--A rural Pisek, N.D., man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges alleging he sexually abused his child relative when she was between the ages of 3 and 6. Floyd William Sirman, 70, was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child, a Class AA felony, in Walsh County...
September 22, 2015 - 11:39pm