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Obama says reducing leaker Chelsea Manning's prison term serves justice
Obama says Trump should keep Russia sanctions separate from nuclear talks
U.S. sues student loan giant Navient, says it 'failed' borrowers
ND man accused of firing shots, threatening police with sidewalk ice scraper faces 14 charges
Army Corps to begin environmental study of Dakota Access Pipeline
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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
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'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Former Twins INF Plouffe agrees to one-year deal with Oakland
Scoreboard of January 17, 2017
Wolves reportedly testing interest in Rubio
Big third quarter lifts Night Hawks past Titans
Saints hold off Midgets girls basketball
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
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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
January 2, 2017
North Dakota's longest-serving state's attorney currently in office retires
MAYVILLE, N.D.—Stuart Larson remembers watching episodes of "Perry Mason" when he was young. When he saw the show about a defense attorney defending falsely accused suspects, Larson said he knew he wanted to grow up to be a lawyer. "In the real world, you don't always have those...
January 2, 2017 - 7:07pm
June 12, 2016
Large UAV test meetings set
HILLSBORO -- The North Dakota State University Extension Service is starting a series of public meetings to keep farmers and others informed about the results of a large unmanned aerial vehicle data-gathering test. An initial May 26 informational meeting drew about 20 people at the...
June 12, 2016 - 10:35pm
The 'nature of county-based programs'
PORTLAND, N.D. -- The head of the federal Farm Service Agency says he sees no fix for a farm program that farmers in some counties in the Dakotas...
June 12, 2016 - 10:31pm
March 16, 2016
37-year-old Fargo man charged with having sex with 15-year-old in Traill County
HILLSBORO -- A 37-year-old man pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Traill County District Court to having sex with a 15-year-old girl. Larry Eugene Shinnaberry II of Fargo has been charged with two counts of corruption or solicitation of minors, both Class C felonies. Shinnaberry told...
March 16, 2016 - 10:03pm
February 5, 2016
String of armed robberies may be connected to missing person, sheriff says
WARWICK -- Law enforcement agencies in two states are investigating a possible connection between a string of armed robberies late last year and a missing person case. Billy Joe Herman, 36, and Crystal Herman, 36, were sentenced in Traill County District Court in December in connection...
February 5, 2016 - 2:58pm
February 3, 2016
Two face child endangerment, drug charges after police find kids in home with meth, cat feces
HILLSBORO -- Two people in Traill County face prison time after police found methamphetamine and cat feces in a Mayville home where children were present. Adam Snyder made his first appearance Wednesday in Traill County District Court on nine counts, five drug charges -- including...
February 3, 2016 - 6:50pm
May 6, 2015
Woman who donated kidney to brother files restraining order against him
FARGO - A Portland, N.D., woman donated a kidney to her older brother five years ago. Now, she has filed a restraining order against him. The woman's brother, Keith Flaten of Hope, N.D., left threatening voicemails on her cellphone April 18 saying he was coming to her home to...
News/crime and courts
May 6, 2015 - 1:30am
April 27, 2015
Two escape car on tracks just before train hits
HILLSBORO, N.D. - A Fargo man is behind bars after allegedly driving his car drunk onto the train tracks with he and his passenger barely escaping before the car was hit by a train. Traill County Sheriff's Captain Tony Ernst said that the sheriff's office was notified about the...
News/crime and courts
April 27, 2015 - 3:08pm
September 26, 2014
Smacking game leads to aggravated assault warrant
HILLSBORO — A Hillsboro teenager faces felony charges after prosecutors say a smacking game between him and another teen turned nasty, leaving one young man unconscious with a broken nose. According to charges filed Tuesday in Traill County District Court, police were called to...
News/crime and courts
September 26, 2014 - 12:10am
July 24, 2014
Pigs fall from truck onto I-29
BUXTON — Piglets were falling out of a truck and onto Interstate 29 for several miles near here Wednesday until the driver eventually noticed, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. There were “dead pigs all over the road,” Sgt. Greg Smith said. The truck driver was apparently...
July 24, 2014 - 11:52pm
Arms for the home front: Former military equipment sees new use in police
GRAND FORKS — When the Grand Forks Regional Special Operations Team was asked in September to help track down a fugitive in Steele and Traill...
July 24, 2014 - 11:45pm
June 26, 2014
Driver charged in crash that killed two sisters
HILLSBORO — A Nielsville, Minn., man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide, accused of drunken driving in a May crash that killed two sisters who were riding in his vehicle. James Gregory Yahnke, 51, was charged Wednesday in Traill County District Court with two counts...
News/crime and courts
June 26, 2014 - 11:41pm
March 21, 2014
ND housing authorities to receive $2M in HUD capital funds
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded nearly $2 million to 15 housing authorities in North Dakota, the state’s congressional delegation announced Friday. The funds will come from HUD’s Public Housing Capital Fund to help local housing...
March 21, 2014 - 11:46pm