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Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV report
'Pontification Festival is over': Heated Twitter comments follow legislative forum in Grand Forks
'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
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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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
August 29, 2014
Minnesota PUC advances Enbridge pipeline expansion
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Despite procedural concerns and plenty of public outcry, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to issue...
August 29, 2014 - 11:18pm
August 28, 2014
Honor the Earth rallies at Enbridge offices: Group continues Sandpiper protests
BEMIDJI, Minn. —An environmental group opposed to the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline held a rally Thursday at the Bemidji offices of the energy...
August 28, 2014 - 10:10pm
August 27, 2014
DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route
BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has taken a stricter stance on the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, citing environmental concerns. Calgary-based Enbridge Energy plans to build a $2.6 billion, 616-mile pipeline to transport crude oil from the Bakken...
August 27, 2014 - 10:30pm
August 22, 2014
AG: DPI violated open records law
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction violated the state’s open records law when a spokesman failed to share emails that were sent from his personal account but pertained to public business, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem stated in an opinion released...
August 22, 2014 - 11:16pm
August 21, 2014
‘Ride for Mother Earth’ protests pipeline route: ‘Honor the Earth’ movement continues demonstrations
BRAINERD, Minn. — Environmental activists on horseback passed through the Brainerd lakes area this week with the mission to raise awareness...
August 21, 2014 - 10:26pm
Enbridge sees pipeline as fuel for energy independence, economic growth
Enbridge, the company behind the controversial Sandpiper pipeline that would move oil across northern Minnesota, says the project will bring construction jobs and property tax dollars to the state and be part of the goal of achieving energy independence. The proposed $2.6 billion...
August 21, 2014 - 10:22pm
August 13, 2014
Minneapolis girl attacked by otter: Minn. 12-year-old left injured, ‘traumatized’
It was a fun time at the lake — until the otter arrived. After spending about an hour swimming with friends in Bone Lake near Luck, Wis.,...
August 13, 2014 - 11:59pm
August 9, 2014
Camper accused of public sex act pleads guilty
HUDSON, Wis. — A South Dakota woman who was accused of a performing a sex act in front of a crowd in the Apple River over the weekend has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors connected to the incident. Two felony charges and two other misdemeanors were dismissed Thursday during the...
News/crime and courts
August 9, 2014 - 12:36am
July 31, 2014
Honor the Earth takes Sandpiper protest to Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. — Honor the Earth, a group calling for rerouting Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper pipeline away from northern Minnesota,...
July 31, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 30, 2014
Menards files plans for Williston store
WILLISTON — Menards, the Wisconsin-based building supply store, has submitted big plans for a store that will anchor a Williston retail development. Plans...
July 30, 2014 - 11:58pm
July 25, 2014
Paddling against the Sandpiper: Group canoes in protest against Enbridge pipeline
By Malachi Petersen Forum News Service BEMIDJI, Minn. — An environmental group took to the water Friday to protest a proposed oil pipeline...
July 25, 2014 - 11:57pm
July 17, 2014
Man pleads not guilty in sex trafficking case
BISMARCK — A Wisconsin man charged with transporting women to North Dakota and forcing them to engage in prostitution pleaded not guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court. Levell Lee Durr, 31, pleaded not guilty to a federal charge of coercion and enticement, which alleges that he...
News/crime and courts
July 17, 2014 - 11:57pm
July 16, 2014
Search underway for missing New London mother, children
WILLMAR, Minn. — Authorities on Wednesday were trying to locate a 44-year-old New London woman suspected of taking her son in violation of a court order. Amy Lorraine Winterfeldt, also known as Amy Gomm, was supposed to have returned her 4-year-old son to his father in Appleton,...
News/crime and courts
July 16, 2014 - 9:17pm
July 15, 2014
Police officer seen punching suspect on video returns to work
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Superior police officer who was placed on leave after the video release of him punching a female suspect returned to work Tuesday. Officer George Gothner was assigned to administrative duty, “working on response plans to critical incidents,” according to...
News/crime and courts
July 15, 2014 - 11:33pm
July 5, 2014
Crews scour Sandpiper pipeline route: Environmental, cultural review underway across northern Minnesota
WRENSHALL, Minn. — Charlie Peliska dug a mostly square hole about 18 inches deep and then sifted through the Carlton County dirt that he uncovered. The archeological technician was looking for signs of life long since passed — signs of significant human activity 50, 100 or even...
July 5, 2014 - 11:29pm