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Petition signed by more than 1,700 urge school water balloon fight charges to be dropped
Attorney, lawmaker question AG brief in ND mineral ownership case
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Troopers from SD, Minnesota plan Interstate 90 Memorial Day weekend crackdown
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
What happens when you're laid off while pregnant?
What happens when a spouse dies in the middle of a divorce?
Texas man lands record-setting largemouth bass using rather unconventional piece of bait
Dickinson's McNeilly, pitchers in groove as region tourney begins
Need for speed: Trinity’s Kram hoping for repeat as sprinting champion
UND lands commitment from touted Canadian prospect
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
McFeely: The Hamid Shirvani disaster tour continues
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum and the Land Board need to get in control of their bureaucrats
Mary Ann Engelhart
Elsie Emma Steffan
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Water break at First Street West and Second Avenue West
April 6, 2017
STD, HIV cases increase in ND last year
BISMARCK—Sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise in North Dakota, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. In North Dakota, 3,457 cases of chlamydia were reported to the department in 2016, an 8.5 percent increase from the previous year. The state also saw 1,005...
April 6, 2017 - 5:21pm
November 14, 2016
Population increase, drugs lead to jump in ND foster children
JAMESTOWN, N.D. --The growth of North Dakota's population has led to an increase in children in foster care. While the number of foster families...
November 14, 2016 - 8:30pm
October 7, 2016
State immunization rates below national threshold
Kindergartner immunization rates in the state are below the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' threshold of 95 percent, according...
October 7, 2016 - 6:29pm
March 16, 2016
Committee forms to organize petition drive to force recall election of Stutsman County sheriff
JAMESTOWN -- Stutsman County voters may go to the polls to vote on who will serve as the county sheriff sooner than expected. A committee has formed to organize a petition drive to force a recall election of Chad Kaiser. Kaiser is in his second term as Stutsman County sheriff and...
March 16, 2016 - 7:19pm
March 15, 2016
Killdeer woman sentenced on negligent homicide charge
JAMESTOWN -- A 19-year-old North Dakota college student received a sentence of two days in jail after pleading guilty to a charge of negligent homicide in a crash that killed a Minnesota man on Interstate 94. Ashley Lauren Birkle, 19, of Killdeer, also pleaded guilty to possession...
News/crime and courts
March 15, 2016 - 11:44am
March 2, 2016
Stutsman County Sheriff’s deputy terminated from job
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- A Stutsman County deputy who filed a complaint about improper use of vehicles in the sheriff’s office was fired last week, the sheriff confirmed Tuesday. Stutsman County Sheriff Chad Kaiser said he terminated Liz Kapp from her position as a sheriff’s office...
March 2, 2016 - 8:52pm
February 5, 2016
No charges in leak of misinformation about deputy
JAMESTOWN -- No criminal charges will be filed against two officers for any alleged involvement they had in sending anonymous information to a Fargo TV station about a Stutsman County sheriff’s deputy’s private use of a government-owned Jet Ski. The report aired by KVLY-TV turned...
February 5, 2016 - 6:50pm
November 10, 2015
Stutsman County agencies request investigation into TV news tipster
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The Jamestown Police Department and the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office have jointly requested an investigation into what they say are false allegations of misuse of government property, according to Scott Edinger, Jamestown police chief, and Chad Kaiser, Stutsman...
November 10, 2015 - 12:14pm
August 25, 2015
Regulators approve Xcel Energy ownership of southeast N.D. wind farm
BISMARCK – Regulators granted a request Monday by Xcel Energy to take ownership of a 100-turbine wind farm project in southeastern North Dakota, lauding it as the Minneapolis-based utility’s first electrical generation asset in a state where it has done business for more than...
August 25, 2015 - 12:46pm
June 26, 2015
Worker rescued from water tower amidst medical emergency
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- A worker who experienced a medical emergency while he was inside a water tower 150 feet up from the ground Thursday afternoon...
June 26, 2015 - 1:42pm
June 12, 2015
Killdeer woman accused of texting before fatal crash
BISMARCK — A Killdeer woman is accused of texting while driving, resulting in a collision on Interstate 94 that killed a Minnesota man Feb. 2. Ashley Lauren Birkle was charged in Southeast District Court in Stutsman County on Thursday with felony negligent homicide and misdemeanor...
June 12, 2015 - 11:09pm
March 17, 2015
Man shot by officers near Jamestown after ramming patrol cars
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- A suspect who fled from officers several times and rammed two patrol vehicles was shot by officers in Jamestown early Tuesday. Jamestown police were called about an intoxicated person by a store employee with the Exxon convenience store in Jamestown, a news...
News/crime and courts
March 17, 2015 - 9:40am
October 22, 2014
$4.5M awarded for rural high-speed Internet
WASHINGTON -- More than $4.5 million in federal funding will go to help expand high-speed Internet access in rural communities in North Dakota, Congressional delegation announced Wednesday. Daktel Communication will receive $2,370,354 to establish a fiber-to-the-premises network...
October 22, 2014 - 3:15pm
October 10, 2014
No shots fired at scene of reported shooting
COURTENAY -- The Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed there was no shooting Thursday and no one was injured at the scene of an incident...
News/crime and courts
October 10, 2014 - 12:16am
May 23, 2014
Assistance offered to protect watersheds
The Natural Resources Conservation Service will provide $654,000 in assistance to North Dakota farmers and ranchers who voluntarily manage their land to improve water quality in four priority watersheds, according to a press release. Funds will be available for producers in Upper...
May 23, 2014 - 11:53pm