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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
May 2, 2014
Police Blotter: Warrant served on Kansas man
Officers served a warrant on a Kansas man Wednesday afternoon outside of a Cenex general store, Dickinson Police Department Detective Terry Oestreich said. Reuben J. Carrion, 41, of Kansas, had been wanted on charges of delivery of a controlled substance. Man arrested for domestic...
News/crime and courts
May 2, 2014 - 12:19am
March 6, 2014
Grand Forks-area stabbing victim’s ex charged
GRAND FORKS — Jennifer Blue, the ex-girlfriend of a man stabbed to death Nov. 17 near Grand Forks, has been charged with murder along with three men. She and the men will be arraigned in state district court today. Investigators said from the start it was Joe Saucedo who stabbed...
News/crime and courts
March 6, 2014 - 11:16pm
January 31, 2014
Man pleads guilty in double murder
FARGO — A Fargo man has pleaded guilty to stabbing to death his ex-girlfriend and another man at her apartment here last November. David George Stevens pleaded guilty at a hearing in Cass County District Court Friday to two counts of AA felony murder. Stevens had tried to enter...
News/crime and courts
January 31, 2014 - 1:41pm
December 6, 2013
Witness described night of stabbing near Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — New court documents give new alleged details from a teenage witness of the stabbing death of Ruben Cisneros Jr. on Nov. 17 northwest of Grand Forks and show how fast law enforcement nabbed the suspects in the killing and burglary. Three men and a woman, Jennifer Blue,...
December 6, 2013 - 9:37pm
November 29, 2013
Two arrested in Jamestown stabbing
JAMESTOWN — Two Jamestown men were in custody after an altercation outside an apartment building Thursday resulted in a third Jamestown man being stabbed, police said. Jamestown police Detective Sgt. Leroy Gross said Friday that the victim, 36, was airlifted to a hospital in...
November 29, 2013 - 8:00pm
November 18, 2013
Man stabbed to death; three arrested
GRAND FORKS -- A 33-year-old man was found dead early Sunday and three men are in custody in connection with a related burglary, said Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost this morning. Because it’s still an active crime scene, he’s releasing few details, Rost said. It happened...
November 18, 2013 - 12:49pm
September 7, 2013
Defense challenges FBI interrogator of slayings suspect
FARGO -- The defense on Friday challenged the chief FBI interrogator of the man on trial and charged with murdering a brother and sister on the Spirit Lake reservation. In a series of questions on cross-examination, a lawyer representing Valentino "Tino" Bagola tried to discredit...
September 7, 2013 - 12:00am
June 6, 2013
Man in threesome stabbing sentenced
FARGO -- A 33-year-old man accused of stabbing another man while they were both having sex with a woman has pleaded guilty to reduced charges. Ashley Hunter, 33, was sentenced last month in Cass County District Court to two years of supervised probation and time served after he entered...
June 6, 2013 - 12:00am
June 1, 2013
Man killed in Alexandria stabbing attack
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - One man is dead after a stabbing attack Saturday in Alexandria. Alexandria police and Douglas County sheriff's deputies responded to a 911 call around 1 p.m. that a man had been stabbed in the chest at 1705 6th Ave. E., Lincoln Estates. The county medical examiner...
June 1, 2013 - 8:08pm
May 21, 2013
Tioga crew camp resident airlifted after stabbing
TIOGA - A resident of the Capital Lodge crew camp near here was the victim of a stabbing and airlifted to Trinity Hospital in Minot, the Williams County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. Tioga police notified the sheriff's office at 6:30 a.m. Sunday that the 30-year-old man was brought...
Bakken/crime and courts/News/North Dakota
May 21, 2013 - 11:06am
May 4, 2013
Tips lead to arrest of man sought in Dickinson stabbing
A man the Dickinson Police Department had been searching for in connection to an April 28 stabbing was arrested at about 11 a.m. Saturday. A tip led police to a local motel in north Dickinson where Sumpter was located and arrested for aggravated assault after brief negotiations with...
May 4, 2013 - 10:47pm
April 28, 2013
Police searching for man alleged of stabbing acquaintance
An early Sunday morning altercation resulted in a 31-year-old Dickinson man being stabbed by his acquaintance, 28-year-old Timothy Leroy Sumpter,...
April 28, 2013 - 5:10pm
April 21, 2013
Fargo man could spend life in State Hospital
FARGO -- In a bizarre series of court hearings Friday, a Fargo man accused of stabbing his wife told a judge that the Holy Ghost and Jesus Christ were commanding him to ask for a jury trial. Minutes later, Henry Leo Deniger Sr. waived his right to a jury trial and agreed to have...
April 21, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Bond set at $1M for stabbing defendant
WILLISTON -- Bond was set at $1 million Tuesday for a man charged in connection with stabbing his roommate to death at an oil field crew camp. Ryan Neil Anderson is charged with murder, a class AA felony, and attempted murder, a class A felony, in Williams County District Court for...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
Quarrel over threesome prompts stabbing
FARGO -- A stabbing reported by a naked man who called 911 from an alley in north Fargo early Friday was a case of a ménage a trois gone wrong, police allege in court records. Ashley Hunter, 33, was charged Monday in Cass County District Court with a single count of aggravated assault...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am