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Trump, in Oval Office, signs first order on Obamacare
Support heard in favor of Perdue
Suspect in deputy shooting death remains unidentified
Former Secretary Schafer mixed on Trump nominees
Senate bill would shift bulk of N.D. wind tax from local governments to state
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
December signing date for NDSU football appears to be gaining steam
Manziel claims sobriety, wants another chance with NFL
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
November 5, 2016
Long after battle, survival still a struggle for soldiers
ABERCROMBIE, N.D.—Rash impulse overtook Kent Hansen's life. He was prone to frivolous purchases, like the times he bought a $25,000 pickup...
November 5, 2016 - 4:23pm
October 15, 2016
Spirit Lake Nation battles youth suicide
FORT TOTTEN—In 2008, Spirit Lake Nation tribe member Cora Whiteman lost her teenaged daughter, Jami, 14, to suicide. As the Whitemans went...
October 15, 2016 - 4:17pm
July 12, 2016
Man jailed on charges of failure to report girlfriend’s suicide
FARGO — A 25-year-old Fargo man who was wanted on charges of failure to report a death and willful disturbance of a dead body was arrested and booked into the Cass County Jail Monday evening, July 11. Joseph J. Griemann was being held Tuesday morning, July 12, on charges connected...
July 12, 2016 - 6:14pm
June 29, 2016
Man who killed self in Fargo park remembered for creativity, charisma
FARGO—The man who died by suicide in a Fargo park this week is being remembered for his creativity and friendships, but also for the pain of mental health issues he faced. Family members on Wednesday, June 29, said Robbie Lass, 23, tried to get help but got lost in a system...
June 29, 2016 - 11:28pm
June 1, 2016
Two Dickinson Marine veterans organize 22K hike for veteran suicide awareness
It’s almost 7,000 miles from Dickinson to the Zamindawar district in Afghanistan. It was there, in the Northern Province near Zamindawar,...
June 1, 2016 - 10:03pm
May 25, 2016
Second son's death harder to accept, say West Fargo parents
WEST FARGO -- Fourteen years ago, Lynne and Curtis Olien's 5-year-old son Nathan died after an excruciating battle with an inherited and fatal...
May 25, 2016 - 10:58pm
May 6, 2016
Red River students cope with classmate's death
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Red River High School and the Grand Forks community worked through the difficult reality of a senior student's suicide Friday, with the school offering counselors and clergy helped students come to terms with the event while staff reassured the children there...
May 6, 2016 - 11:17pm
May 4, 2016
Dickinson native's fatal fall from I-94 Fargo overpass ruled suicide
FARGO — The death of a 28-year-old Fargo man who reportedly jumped off a highway overpass into traffic in January has been ruled a suicide,...
May 4, 2016 - 1:25pm
December 22, 2015
Brock: Sobering reality of the holidays
I received a call late Sunday morning from my daughter Amanda, and the fact she wanted to talk to me before her mother seemed odd. Amanda told...
December 22, 2015 - 12:00am
November 2, 2015
Smoking, binge drinking down among North Dakota high schoolers, but suicide results concerning
BISMARCK – North Dakota high schoolers are smoking, binge drinking and abusing prescription drugs at lower rates than before, but the percentage of students using e-cigarettes and attempting or contemplating suicide is alarming, officials said Monday in releasing new survey results....
November 2, 2015 - 3:23pm
November 1, 2015
Man shoots, kills self in south Fargo church parking lot
FARGO, N.D. - A man sitting in a vehicle in a south Fargo church parking lot shot and killed himself Sunday, according to police. Around...
November 1, 2015 - 12:23pm
September 23, 2015
SD town reeling from Westerhuis autopsy report
PLATTE, S.D. – Platte residents, who were grieving the loss of a family in what was thought to be a fire last week, were in even more shock...
News/Nation and World
September 23, 2015 - 9:20am
September 16, 2015
Police Blotter : Police respond to suicide call
Police responded to a suicide call Wednesday morning on the 300 block of Eighth Street Southeast. Upon arrival to the residence, law enforcement officials set up a hostage-like situation as a precaution in case a firearm was involved in the incident. It was later confirmed, no firearm...
September 16, 2015 - 6:38pm
September 10, 2015
5 family members found dead in Lake Minnetonka community of Greenwood
GREENWOOD, Minn. -- Five family members — two adults and three children — were found dead in a home in a small, affluent Lake Minnetonka community Thursday in an apparent murder-suicide. Police arrived at the house at 20975 Channel Drive in Greenwood at 12:21 p.m. to respond...
News/Nation and World
September 10, 2015 - 8:31pm
July 1, 2015
Man likely kills ex-girlfriend in murder-suicide
CHASELEY — Authorities in central North Dakota have confirmed what they believe is a murder-suicide. Wells County Sheriff Johnny Lawson says Bradey Wolff, aged 33 or 34, likely shot and killed his ex-girlfriend, Samantha Maxwell, aged 22 or 23, before killing himself. The shooting...
July 1, 2015 - 11:35pm