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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
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Vikings QB Case Keenum to start again with Sam Bradford hurt, Stefon Diggs also out
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February 11, 2015
Woman sentenced to 30 years for husband’s murder: Midstokke breaks down while giving court statements
FINLEY — Sherry Midstokke clutched a piece of yellow paper as she moved toward the front of the lone courtroom in the Steele County Courthouse...
February 11, 2015 - 10:26pm
January 7, 2015
Woman pleads guilty to strangling her husband
FINLEY — The “guilty” was quiet, but its impact filled the courtroom here Wednesday when Sherry Midstokke answered how she would plead to charges of killing her husband. A trial for the 61-year-old was set to start next month but will no longer be necessary as the state district...
January 7, 2015 - 9:35pm
January 5, 2015
Midstokke house destroyed in fire
FINLEY, N.D. -- The home of a Finley, N.D., woman accused of murdering her husband was destroyed in a fire Friday night. Fire broke out at Sherry Midstokke's home here sometime before 6:30 p.m., when a firefighter who lives in the neighborhood saw the blaze, according to Steele...
January 5, 2015 - 10:08am
September 3, 2014
Finley woman accused of murdering husband could face trial in 2015
FINLEY — A 61-year-old woman accused of murdering her husband appeared Wednesday in state district court in Finley and is on track to proceed to trial next year. Sherry Midstokke of Finley is charged with the murder of Lyle Midstokke, who was found dead on their bedroom floor in...
September 3, 2014 - 9:53pm
July 18, 2014
Attorneys: Evaluation found murder suspect mentally fit
FINLEY — One of Sherry Midstokke’s two court-ordered mental evaluations states that she was competent when she allegedly murdered her husband at their Finley home in February, according to her lawyer. Attorney Blake Hankey said he and his colleagues still believe the 61-year-old...
July 18, 2014 - 12:03am
May 9, 2014
Finley woman accused of killing husband claims mental illness
FINLEY — A defense attorney for a Finley woman charged with murdering her husband has filed a notice stating she was mentally ill at time of the killing and was not responsible for her actions. Investigators said Sherry Midstokke, 61, admitted to them that she killed her husband,...
May 9, 2014 - 12:23am
February 26, 2014
Judge orders mental evaluation for Midstokke: Hearings in Finley case to be delayed months
FINLEY — A judge Wednesday ordered mental health evaluations for Sherry Midstokke, who is charged with murdering her husband of 40 years in...
February 26, 2014 - 11:59pm
February 6, 2014
Woman admits to killing husband, charges say
FARGO — A 60-year-old woman accused of killing her husband Monday in Finley told investigators she killed him with “drugs and asphyxiation,”...
February 6, 2014 - 11:18pm
February 4, 2014
Finley woman held in husband’s death, faces life without parole
FINLEY — A longtime resident of this small town, Sherry Midstokke, is being held in a Fargo jail on suspicion of murdering her husband early...
February 4, 2014 - 10:34pm
Wife jailed in husband’s death
FINLEY – A Finley woman was jailed Monday in connection with the suspicious death of her husband. Sherry Midstokke, 60, was being held...
February 4, 2014 - 2:19pm