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Fargo’s new city hall incurs more costs
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
Police able to get bear out of tree in Grand Forks, but animal's survival is iffy
Former North Dakota national leaders in effort to keep Obamacare protections
Two northwest ND counties carry most West Nile mosquitoes
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nation and world
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
Treating addiction in a rural area: Small town health center offers big city services
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Sanford drop-off site a boon for breast milk donors
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Study finds decrease in early deaths in ND
Badlands bats stagnant at Pierre
Hometown slugger wins All-Star Home Run Derby
Roughriders go winless at Gopher Classic
Twins' Berrios excited to be first-time All-Star
Reeve hopes all five Lynx starters are picked for home All-Star Game
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
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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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July 11, 2018
ND Supreme Court upholds Fargo murderer's two convictions
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Supreme Court affirmed Ashley Hunter's convictions on Wednesday, July 11, for murdering two men in Fargo three...
July 11, 2018 - 9:38pm
Hunter's attorney appeals murder convictions to ND Supreme Court
BISMARCK—With his client doomed to spend his remaining days behind bars for two grisly murders in Fargo, Ashley Hunter's attorney argued...
April 11, 2018 - 4:46pm
September 5, 2017
Mom remembers slain son as ND killer gets life for two murders, arson
FARGO — "He knew how to make regular life fun. Making others happy gave him great joy." With those words, MaryAnn Traut told a Cass County...
September 5, 2017 - 6:49pm
Judge orders life in prison for man convicted for two murders in Fargo
FARGO — Convicted of two murders and arson, Ashley Hunter was sentenced here Tuesday, Sept. 5, to life in prison without the possiblity of...
September 5, 2017 - 12:42pm
September 4, 2017
Convicted double murderer Ashley Hunter to be sentenced in Fargo
FARGO—Convicted murderer Ashley Hunter will hear his punishment this week for killing Clarence Flowers and Samuel Traut in June 2015. Hunter...
September 4, 2017 - 11:56pm
June 2, 2017
Victims' families share thoughts after jury finds Hunter guilty of double murder in Fargo
FARGO — Shortly after a jury found Ashley Hunter guilty of murdering Clarence Flowers and Samuel Traut in June 2015, Traut's mother, MaryAnn,...
June 2, 2017 - 9:41pm
June 1, 2017
Closing arguments set for Friday in Fargo double murder trial
FARGO — Both the prosecution and defense rested Thursday, June 1, in the double murder trial of Ashley Hunter. As prosecutors wrapped up...
June 1, 2017 - 10:12pm
May 31, 2017
Prosecution close to wrapping up case in double murder trial
FARGO — The prosecution in the double murder trial of Ashley Hunter in Cass County District Court is expected to wrap up its case sometime...
May 31, 2017 - 11:15pm
May 30, 2017
'I killed a man last night': ER nurse testifies Hunter confessed to Fargo killing
FARGO — A nurse told jurors in Cass County District Court on Tuesday, May 30, that Ashley Hunter confessed a murder to her two years ago....
May 30, 2017 - 7:46pm
May 25, 2017
'I was the one ... beating him up with the hammer,' murder suspect told Fargo police
FARGO—"I was the one that was beating him up with the hammer the whole time." The courtroom was quiet except for the sound of those words...
May 25, 2017 - 7:46pm
May 23, 2017
Jurors hear vivid details, suspect's own words as Fargo double murder trial begins
FARGO — In the first day of a murder trial for two Fargo killings two years ago, jurors heard vivid descriptions of how the victims died...
May 23, 2017 - 6:28pm
December 26, 2016
Trial in 2015 double homicide now slated for May
FARGO—Ashley Hunter will stand trial May 22 on charges that he killed two men and set fire to the home of one of the victims to cover his...
December 26, 2016 - 7:06pm
June 21, 2016
One year later, suspect in Fargo double-murder maintains he was framed
FARGO -- During an interview at the Cass County Jail last April, double-homicide suspect Ashley Hunter spoke from behind a thick security window and stated categorically he was “not the guy” who committed the crimes. His assertion contradicted what authorities say Hunter told...
June 21, 2016 - 9:10pm
March 1, 2016
Man accused of two murders wants experienced defense attorney removed from case
FARGO -- A man facing trial in Cass County District Court after being accused of two murders told a judge Tuesday he'd rather defend himself than continue to work with his defense attorney.
March 1, 2016 - 7:43pm
September 29, 2015
Hearing delayed for new mental exam of man accused in north Fargo killings
FARGO -- A hearing for the man accused of killing two people in north Fargo in June, one of them a complete stranger, was delayed Tuesday for two months to allow more time for a second mental competency evaluation. Ashley Kenneth Hunter, 35, is charged in Cass County District...
September 29, 2015 - 11:08pm