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North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
With legalization growing elsewhere, marijuana makes up half of N.D. drug arrests
Congressman Cramer’s son is in intensive care unit
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United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
place a business brief
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
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Timberwolves' Jimmy Butler suffers meniscal injury in right knee
Hawks fall to Northern Colorado in final home game of the season
Twins will give Erick Aybar a look; Miguel Sano is watching closely
Duluth-based team wins first curling gold medal for America
First half shooting sends Midgets past Braves
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
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McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Anton "Tony" Dvorak
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Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
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South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
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December 31, 2015
Man pleads guilty in sex assault
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Grand Forks man has changed his plea in a sexual assault case in which he choked his then-girlfriend. Lance Barrett Billings II, 31, pleaded guilty Thursday in Grand Forks District Court, canceling a jury trial scheduled for Jan. 5. Billings is charged with...
December 31, 2015 - 10:38pm
December 21, 2015
Police Blotter: Man arrested for aggravated assault
Dickinson Police responded to a reported domestic violence incident around 2 p.m. Friday on the 900 block of Meadows Drive, where they could not locate a subject. Officers were later called to the same residence around 7:45 p.m., where they found 22-year-old Demetris Haney, of Glen...
December 21, 2015 - 7:30pm
October 31, 2015
Fargo woman, 28, admitted to sex with boy, 14
FARGO -- A 28-year-old Fargo woman accused of having sex with a 14-year-old at a Fargo hotel earlier this week was charged Thursday with gross sexual imposition, a Class AA felony. Chelsea Justine Leonard, who is homeless, admitted to police that she had sex with the boy twice...
October 31, 2015 - 6:00am
October 20, 2015
Jamestown woman describes sexual assault on first day of sex trafficking testimony
BISMARCK -- Tuesday marked the first full day of the trial of Keith Graves, also known as Chris Woods, charged in the U.S. District Court for North Dakota with 11 counts related to sex trafficking by force or coercion, distributing and possessing methamphetamine and obstruction. Graves...
October 20, 2015 - 11:01pm
August 28, 2015
Mandan taxi cab driver accused of assaulting 17-year-old customer
MANDAN — A taxi driver is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl that he was driving home. Michael Joseph Zerr, 41, of Mandan was charged in South Central District Court in Morton County on Friday with felony sexual assault, an offense carrying a maximum of five years...
August 28, 2015 - 11:41pm
August 5, 2015
Bismarck man accused of sexually assaulting 10-year-old
BISMARCK -- A Bismarck man faces the possibility of life in prison without parole after he was charged Wednesday with the sexual assault of a 10-year-old girl. Journey Catch The Bear, 31, was charged in South Central District Court in Burleigh County with felony gross sexual imposition....
August 5, 2015 - 5:23pm
June 19, 2015
Bismarck man charged with sexually assaulting woman
BISMARCK — Bismarck police arrested a man they say repeatedly sexually assaulted a woman following an argument early Friday morning. Jeffrey Allan Jangula, 41, could receive up to 10 years in prison if convicted in South Central District Court, in Burleigh County, of felony sexual...
June 19, 2015 - 11:29pm
June 10, 2015
Staff and funding cuts lead to unhelped victims
FARGO — A survey of domestic violence programs in North Dakota found that 375 victims were served in one day last year, with 32 requests for help going unfulfilled because of funding and staff shortages. The requests that most often went unmet came from victims seeking legal representation,...
June 10, 2015 - 11:09pm
June 3, 2015
West Fargo man accused of sexual assault of boy, girl
JAMESTOWN — A West Fargo man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he sexually assaulted an 11-year-old boy and a 7-year-old girl last year. Matthew Derek Kriedeman was charged in Southeast District Court, in Stutsman County, with two counts of felony gross sexual imposition....
June 3, 2015 - 10:21pm
Police Blotter: Woman reports sexual assault on DSU campus
A 20-year-old female reported that she was sexually assaulted early Wednesday morning, an act which was reported on the campus of Dickinson State University. According to reports, officers spoke with the woman at the hospital to gather more information on the incident. The...
June 3, 2015 - 6:20pm
May 26, 2015
Man, 36, arrested in sexual assault of 14-year-old
BISMARCK — Bismarck man accused of sexually assaulting a girl, beginning in December when she was 14, could receive up to life in prison if convicted. Fabian Cabralas Harrison, 36, was charged Tuesday in South Central District Court in Burleigh County with four counts of felony...
May 26, 2015 - 11:05pm
May 12, 2015
Man points pistol at ex-girlfriend
UNDERWOOD — An Underwood man accused of sexually assaulting a woman and threatening her with a gun was charged Monday in South Central District Court in McLean County. Brady Joel Blotske is facing felony counts of gross sexual imposition, felonious restraint and terrorizing. If...
May 12, 2015 - 9:29pm
May 4, 2015
23-year-old Zap man accused of sex assault on teens
STANTON, N.D. -- A Zap man is facing the possibility of life in prison after charges were filed in South Central District Court on Friday alleging that he sexually assaulted two teenage girls.
May 4, 2015 - 10:25pm
April 13, 2015
House strips funding from bill to improve sexual assault exam access
BISMARCK – A bill aimed at preventing rape victims from having to endure lengthy waits for sexual assault exams was stripped of its funding...
April 13, 2015 - 2:12pm
March 30, 2015
Bill intends to cut wait times for sexual assault exams
BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota lawmakers are considering a bill aimed at preventing rape victims from having to endure lengthy waits for sexual assault exams. State Sen. Carolyn Nelson, the bill’s main sponsor, said a young woman in western North Dakota had to spend almost...
March 30, 2015 - 3:41pm