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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
Law enforcement agencies use new tool to prevent officer suicide
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Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
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Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
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Rangers blitz Twins for 6th win in row
Wild draft young Swedish defenseman Filip Johansson with No. 24 overall pick
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Silent auction opens gateway for giving
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Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
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May 17, 2018
Man who repeatedly sexually assaulted girls on Sisseton-Wahpeton reservation gets 45 years
ABERDEEN, S.D.—A 26-year-old Milwaukee, Wis., man who had been visiting and staying with extended family on the Sisseton-Wahpeton reservation in far northeast South Dakota has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for sexually assaulting two girls under the age of 12. Dashown...
May 17, 2018 - 5:25pm
February 14, 2018
Ex-priest who fled to Philippines pleads not guilty to sexually abusing kids in Fargo area
FARGO — A former Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing children while he worked at churches in Fargo and West Fargo has pleaded not...
February 14, 2018 - 7:58pm
January 10, 2018
A pastor admitted a past 'sexual incident' with a teen. His congregation gave him a standing ovation.
On Dec. 1, as headlines across the country blared with news about Matt Lauer's surprise firing from the "Today" show for sexual misconduct, a woman named Jules Woodson tapped out a short email. It ran only 78 words but was nearly 20 years in the making. "Do you remember?" the subject...
January 10, 2018 - 8:30am
December 16, 2017
Former Fargo priest facing sexual abuse charges extradited to US
FARGO — A former Fargo priest who faces child sexual abuse charges has been extradited from the Philippines to the United States. Fernando...
December 16, 2017 - 4:48pm
July 3, 2017
LaMoure police chief pleads not guilty to multiple sexual abuse charges
The police chief of a small southeast North Dakota town who has been charged with multiple counts of sexual abuse in multiple southwest North...
July 3, 2017 - 6:26pm
March 23, 2017
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
ROME - Catholic leaders must come down "from the pulpit" to acknowledge that clergy sexual abuse of children and cover-ups had broken the Church's...
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 2, 2017
SD doctor indicted for sexually abusing minors on Indian reservation for 12 years
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A former doctor with Indian Health Services on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation has been charged with sexually abusing minors...
March 2, 2017 - 3:41pm
Pope tells bishops to have zero tolerance for sexual abuse
VATICAN CITY—Pope Francis has told bishops around the world they must adhere to a policy of zero tolerance for clergy who sexually abuse...
January 2, 2017 - 5:13pm
June 7, 2016
Decker's attorney moves to suppress interrogation confession
The attorney for a Dickinson man facing life in prison for allegedly sexually abusing a 6-year-old female relative asked a judge to suppress...
June 7, 2016 - 6:01pm
May 2, 2016
Decker to go to pretrial conference for alleged continual sexual abuse
Gregory Decker, 52, of Dickinson, will go on to a pretrial conference for a charge of Class AA felony of continuous sexual abuse of a child....
May 2, 2016 - 10:04pm
April 1, 2016
Hettinger surgeon under investigation for sexual abuse violates Oregon release agreement
A Hettinger surgeon under investigation for 12 counts of sexually abusing a young girl over a two-year period in Oregon is still employed but...
April 1, 2016 - 9:25pm
March 20, 2016
Accused teacher's evaluations show no clue of sex charges: Defendant received years of positive reviews
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- When a Grand Forks Central High School teacher was arrested and charged earlier this month with having a sexual relationship...
March 20, 2016 - 6:17am
March 2, 2016
Man sentenced for sexual abuse on Spirit Lake Reservation
FARGO — A 28-year-old man has been sentenced in federal court to more than five years in prison for sexual abuse. Troy Donavan Woods Jr. was charged with sexual abuse for a Jan. 18, 2014, incident where he engaged in a sexual act with a woman on Spirit Lake Reservation when she...
March 2, 2016 - 4:16pm
January 6, 2016
Man, 52, admits getting 17-year-old drunk, having sex with her
EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. -- A 52-year-old Eagle Butte man will spend 10 years in prison for having sex with a 17-year-old girl while she was passed out after he gave her drinks in a motel room. Ronnie Circle Bear was sentenced after he pled guilty to a charges of sexual abuse of person incapable...
January 6, 2016 - 9:41pm
November 20, 2015
Police: Fargo man used social messaging app to send explicit photo to 11-year-old's phone
Editor's Note: This story contains language that may be offensive to some readers. FARGO -- A warrant was issued Friday for the arrest of a Fargo man who allegedly used the social messaging app Kik to send a photo of his penis to police posing as an 11-year-old girl in Massachusetts....
November 20, 2015 - 6:12pm