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These parents hoped to raise $1,500 for separated families. Then their Facebook fundraiser went viral.
Trump campaign manager calls for firing Sessions, ending Russia probe
They usually avoid controversy, but every living first lady has condemned border separations
Dickinson hotel visits decline in 2017
Hydropower project along Missouri River for region takes first step
crime and courts
nation and world
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
Barley: Crop faring well, but prices, exports are worrisome
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
New ND extension director a good fit
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
ND's first West Nile case of season found in Ramsey County
Rancher of the Year: Roughrider Commission honors Brad Gjermundson
Free pool event set in Dickinson
Stern homestead offers walking tours
High school athlete of the week - Katie Keator
New Twin Cities PGA Tour event going after golf's biggest names
High school athlete of the week - Amber Sickler
Heart River girls golf team honored on Monday
For Twins' Rosario 2018 shaping up to be his year
Commentary: The goal of gender parity in elected office is as dumb as it is insulting
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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June 12, 2018
'This is a tragedy': Criminal complaint reveals horrific conditions that lead to death of 13-year-old disabled girl
APPLETON, Wis.—The death certificate of 13-year-old Brianna Gussert only begins to explain the tragedy surrounding her cruel and unusual death....
June 12, 2018 - 3:52pm
April 24, 2018
West Fargo man charged in child's bathtub drowning
FARGO — A West Fargo man faces felony charges of manslaughter and child neglect in the apparent bathtub drowning of one of his children...
April 24, 2018 - 7:25pm
April 10, 2018
Child neglect charge dismissed against ND woman with prosecutor saying poverty was to blame
MINOT, N.D. -- A child neglect charge will be dismissed against a 23-year-old Minot woman who was accused of leaving her 3-year-old son alone...
April 10, 2018 - 7:20pm
March 8, 2018
Charge: ND parent threatened children with Taser, shot them in feet with BB gun
LARIMORE, N.D. -- Two Larimore residents face child neglect charges after one allegedly used a Taser to scare his children and shot at them...
March 8, 2018 - 3:17pm
December 20, 2017
ND mom pleads guilty to child neglect after stepfather shot kids with BB gun
MINOT, N.D. -- A 25-year-old Minot woman will serve 15 months in prison for child neglect and bail jumping after her husband was convicted of...
December 20, 2017 - 5:07pm
November 30, 2017
ND mother arrested, accused of leaving 3-year-old child home alone
MINOT, N.D. -- A 23-year-old Minot mother has been arrested and taken to the Ward County Jail for leaving her 3-year-old child home alone while...
November 30, 2017 - 2:46pm
July 31, 2017
Parents, caretaker neglected children living in feces-fouled room in Medicaid fraud
WASHINGTON - Medicaid fraud is nothing new, but sometimes it's particularly disgusting. This is an appalling story about a Medicaid-supported...
July 31, 2017 - 4:47pm
August 3, 2016
Man charged with child neglect after baby nearly drowns
BISMARCK -- A 40-year-old Bismarck man was charged with felony child neglect Wednesday, after a toddler was found unconscious by a swimming pool...
August 3, 2016 - 10:41pm
March 21, 2016
Killdeer couple faces child neglect and drug charges after search of property
KILLDEER -- A rural Killdeer couple is at the center of multiple charges that allegedly involved drugs, explosives and a pet rattlesnake -- all...
March 21, 2016 - 3:56pm
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
December 17, 2015
Lisbon man charged with murder in death of 2-month-old son
LISBON, N.D. – A Lisbon man has been charged with murder in the death of his 2-month-old son in October. Documents filed Wednesday in Ransom County Court charge Byron Whetsel, 35, who was arrested Tuesday night, with three felonies: murder, child abuse and child neglect. Documents...
December 17, 2015 - 3:35pm
August 21, 2015
Woman, driving with children in pickup truck box, charged with child neglect
BURLINGTON, N.D. – A 32-year-old Alabama woman was arrested Thursday for driving on a highway west of Minot, N.D., with four children in the box of a pickup truck, the Ward County Sheriff’s Office said. Authorities were notified about 4:15 p.m. Thursday about the pickup traveling...
August 21, 2015 - 11:25am
July 7, 2015
Plea agreement rejected in Minot child starvation case
MINOT — A judge rejected a plea agreement Tuesday that would have sent a Kenmare woman to prison for 16 years for the starvation death of her son. Jessica Lee Jensen pleaded guilty in April to murder for the death of her 13-year-old son, who weighed 21 pounds when he died of starvation...
July 7, 2015 - 11:41pm
June 1, 2015
Dickinson woman accused of using meth around child
A Dickinson woman had a preliminary hearing Monday for charges of child neglect and using methamphetamine at Stark County Courthouse. Jacquelyn Garner, 25, was arrested on Feb. 11 after she allegedly ingested meth in the presence of her child. Justin Creech, 29, the child’s...
June 1, 2015 - 5:55pm
February 11, 2015
Police Blotter: Couple arrested in hotel narcotics bust
Two adults were arrested Tuesday in their room at Dickinson’s Astoria Hotel in a Southwest Narcotics Task Force drug bust. Both Matthew Spargo, 31 of Mabelvale, Ark., and Shannon Fuqua, of Garvin, Okla., are charged with criminal conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine, a Class...
February 11, 2015 - 10:14pm