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Change or distraction? Petition seeks to rewrite constitutional language on who can vote
Moose collision a reminder for motorists to watch out
How many bald eagle deaths from a ND wind farm can wildlife officials accept?
Illuminated, handwritten Bible on display in Wahpeton
Retired raptor center co-founder continues rehabilitating birds
crime and courts
nation and world
If you're a Facebook user, you're also a research subject
ND tourism officials not yet worried about tension with Canada
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
As N.D. oil production nears record, natural gas flaring climbs
Heitkamp touts progress on farm bill to farmers' roundtable
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Group teaches dads to give gift of time, teaches children 'this is what a father does'
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
Motter wants to check in with 'pitching ace' Guyer
GF Central sweeps Nd individual state trap shooting championships, Devils Lake grabs team title
Koepka staves off Fleetwood charge to win U.S. Open
Indians avoid sweep by Twins with 4-1 win
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
Pro-Life is Our Life
Commentary: Email Says Trump set to visit Fargo in June
Commentary: Television station says Heitkamp allies misrepresented Cramer’s comments on their broadcast
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
April 14, 2015
Man charged in scam to buy former Coast Guard cutter
BISMARCK - A 56-year-old man has been apprehended in North Dakota and stands accused of bilking a Virginia woman out of more than $1 million, including $600,825 to buy retired U.S. Coast Guard cutter Acushnet, formerly the USS Shackle.
April 14, 2015 - 6:18pm
June 25, 2014
Roughrider Electric scammer claiming customers owe money
HAZEN — Roughrider Electric Cooperative is warning its members about a scam trying to get money. The Hazen-based company said a customer reported a caller claiming to be a Roughrider Electric representative. The caller said the customer owed approximately $600 on her electric bill....
June 25, 2014 - 4:27pm
June 12, 2014
Callers posing as FSA attempt to scam farmers
Callers posing as FSA attempt to scam farmers People posing as Farm Service Agency agents are fraudulently requesting personal information from farmers, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Callers identify themselves to farmers as Farm Loan Services representatives...
June 12, 2014 - 11:29pm
May 13, 2014
Officers warn of asphalt paving scam in Dickinson
As construction season starts to heat up in North Dakota, Dickinson Police officers are warning residents of an alleged construction scam after an anonymous tipster alerted authorities that so-called “gypsy pavers” are back in the area.
May 13, 2014 - 2:11pm
February 7, 2014
Consolidated warns of cellphone call-back scam
Consolidated in Dickinson has issued a warning about the latest cellphone scam, known as the “one-ring scam.” According to a press release, Better Business Bureaus across the country are seeing a rash of repots of “ring and run” on cellphones where returning a missed call...
February 7, 2014 - 10:40am
November 21, 2013
Mon-Dak customers being scammed
Montana-Dakota Utilities is warning its customers of a telephone scam that has surfaced in parts of its service territory, according to a release from the organization Thursday. The utility company is instructing customers who receive calls from an individual who states that service...
November 21, 2013 - 9:03pm
November 19, 2013
Devils Lake woman a victim of ‘grandparent scam’
DEVILS LAKE -- A 79-year-old Devils Lake woman lost $10,000 after being victimized in a “grandparent scam,” police said. According to Devils Lake Police Department, the woman was contacted by telephone Friday by someone who said her grandchild was in jail in Peru and would...
November 19, 2013 - 3:59pm
August 27, 2013
Dickinson Police warn of online housing scam
There is a new scam targeting people looking for housing in southwest North Dakota online, according to a press release sent by the Dickinson Police Department. The scam entails the usage of property for sale, property for lease or rental property, wrote Sgt. Kylan Klauzer. The information...
August 27, 2013 - 5:10pm
July 12, 2013
NDDOT warns of driver's license scam
FARGO -- The North Dakota Department of Transportation is warning the public about a phone scam that involves callers claiming to be from the state driver's license division. People have reported receiving calls stating their driving privileges are in jeopardy and that fees must...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 28, 2013
Attorney general warns of telephone lottery scam
BISMARCK -- The state's top attorney said Tuesday that "if you are asked to send money before you can receive your prize, it is always a scam." Millions of dollars have been stolen from people around the country by callers based in Jamaica claiming people have won a cash lottery...
May 28, 2013 - 3:13pm
May 14, 2013
Construction scam costs property owner
Consumer beware. Scams aren't limited to door-to-door magazine sales or over-the-phone schemes. As the demand for construction work increases...
May 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
If it sounds too good to be true... Dickinson residents confronted with telephone, walk-up scams
If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Although those words could have just as easily come from your mother, they sum up the message...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
BBB warns of phony online auto dealers
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
December 6, 2012
AG's office warns of rampant phishing scam
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Attorney General's Office is warning residents about a phishing scam in which phone users receive a recorded message stating that their bank account has been locked because of suspicious activity and that they should dial "1" to find out more information. Some...
December 6, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2012
Yes ma'am, sounds like a scam
While afar on a Thanksgiving holiday, a call came in from 459-121-8344. There is rarely reason to answer the phone during a fine meal and conversation with family -- and I didn't. However, the call came in again, and again, and again, and again, and again and... you get the point. Something...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am