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Reclamation conference looks forward to improved practices, growth
Both sides rest in Bowman County homicide case
Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers
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Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
Guild Mortgage serves local community
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Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Billy Graham, charismatic evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99
Cold weather car safety
U.S.-Canada play for gold
N.D. high school hockey tournaments heading out of Grand Forks
DHS wrestling grows through principles
On the road to Grand Forks: DHS girls and boys hockey teams begin state tournaments on Thursday
Timberwolves need the aggressive Jeff Teague to show up down the stretch
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
How wine tastings transport you
Commentary: This is what happens when Democrats spend too much time listening to themselves
Luciel (Bares) Kreitinger
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Mary S. Zander
Marjorie "Margie" Havelka
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
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January 24, 2015
Police investigate report of sexual assault near MSUM
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A sexual assault was reported near the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead early Saturday morning. The incident occurred at about 3:10 a.m. in the 1400 block of Sixth Avenue South, according to Red River Valley Regional Dispatch logs. That street runs...
January 24, 2015 - 10:19pm
Prosecutors lack DNA in home-invasion rape case near NDSU
FARGO — Authorities don’t yet have any DNA evidence implicating a man accused of rape in a home invasion at a north Fargo apartment last month, a hole the defense attorney claims could sink the case. Hopes of linking Stanley Joe Busche to the alleged rapes of two North Dakota...
January 24, 2015 - 10:12pm
January 13, 2015
Affirmative consent policies for sexual contact on the books at several universities
MOORHEAD — California drew a lot of attention last fall when the state required colleges to adopt a standard of affirmative consent for sexual contact. In other words, a rape is not defined by a victim who said “no,” but a victim who didn’t say “yes.” The yes-means-yes...
January 13, 2015 - 11:06pm
Study: With no consequences, would you rape women?
GRAND FORKS — It’s all about phrasing. In a study, about a third of the men responding said if there weren’t any consequences, they would rape a woman as long as the act wasn’t defined as “rape.” The research was spearheaded by Sarah Edwards of UND’s Department of...
January 13, 2015 - 11:04pm
December 26, 2014
Other Views: Review of NDSU’s alert policy needed
The police response in the immediate aftermath of the physical and sexual assault of three North Dakota State University female students suggests NDSU should review policy. The incident precipitated what looked like uneven application of warning and/or notification protocols about...
December 26, 2014 - 6:02pm
December 22, 2014
NDSU did not notify students after assault near campus
FARGO — North Dakota State University did not alert students and staff Saturday evening when three female students reported they were physically and sexually assaulted by a knife-wielding, masked man in their apartment, which is across from the NDSU Police and Safety Office. “Because...
December 22, 2014 - 9:15pm
November 8, 2014
Wahpeton man pleads guilty in ‘sextortion’ case
FARGO — A Wahpeton man pleaded guilty Wednesday in what the U.S. Attorney’s office believes is North Dakota’s first known case of “sextortion.” Charges filed in U.S. District Court against Dustin Coleman, 22, alleged he threatened underage girls with information gleaned...
November 8, 2014 - 9:52pm
October 16, 2014
Man gets life sentence for rapes
GRAND FORKS — A Grand Forks district judge sentenced a 21-year-old man to life in prison without parole after he was convicted in August of raping two women in their Grand Forks apartment last fall. In August, a jury found Antonio Raheem Matthews guilty of eight felonies including...
October 16, 2014 - 11:50pm
October 11, 2014
With no victim to testify, sex crime case falls apart
CAVALIER — The prosecutor in the case of Gregory Ray Kitchens said the victim’s recanting of her testimony partly led to the plea agreement with Kitchens, who was at one point charged with 26 counts of gross sexual imposition and who ended up getting no prison time on a reckless...
October 11, 2014 - 8:38pm
October 4, 2014
Man accused of rape sentenced for aggravated assault
CAVALIER — A man accused of raping a woman multiple times last year in Cavalier was convicted of aggravated assault and other charges Friday. Seven counts of gross sexual imposition against Gregory Kitchens were dismissed Friday, according to court records. Kitchens, 47, of Cavalier,...
October 4, 2014 - 11:11pm
September 27, 2014
Montana ex-teacher re-sentenced to 10 years for rape
BILLINGS, Mont. — An ex-teacher from Montana whose month in jail for the rape of a 14-year-old student triggered public outrage was re-sentenced on Friday to 10 years in prison. Stacey Rambold, a former Billings High School instructor, pleaded guilty last year to one count of sexual...
September 27, 2014 - 9:33pm
September 10, 2014
Fargo man charged with raping, holding new bride captive
FARGO — A Fargo man faces felony terrorizing and domestic assault charges after holding a woman captive in a storage shed, cutting her repeatedly with a utility knife, raping her, choking her and threatening to kill her, prosecutors allege. According to court documents filed this...
September 10, 2014 - 10:47pm
August 15, 2014
Jury convicts man of raping women at gunpoint
GRAND FORKS — A 12-member jury returned a guilty verdict on all eight felony counts Friday morning against man accused of raping two women at gunpoint. Antonio Raheem Matthews was convicted in state district court in Grand Forks after the jury deliberated about 90 minutes. “A...
August 15, 2014 - 11:10pm
Defense moves to dismiss Dunn Center rape case
A public defender Tuesday filed a motion to dismiss rape charges against a Dunn Center man, saying in a hearing that the alleged victim’s unrelated...
July 15, 2014 - 11:42pm
April 30, 2014
Court: Montana teacher’s rape sentence too lenient
The Montana Supreme Court overturned on Wednesday a one-month prison sentence given to a former teacher for the rape of a 14-year-old student, a penalty that sparked outrage and drew criticism from women’s groups as too lenient. Montana district Judge G.
April 30, 2014 - 11:05pm