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Pro-life rally at Moorhead Planned Parenthood to feature niece of Martin Luther King as keynote speaker
UPDATE: Protest at Enbridge property in Bemidji, Minn., ends
Feds: Russian hackers targeted ND's elections systems
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
DSU nursing program celebrates 50 years
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
Ground game is suddenly UND's enemy
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Ryan M. Kuntz
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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August 30, 2017
ND Supreme Court rules McKenzie County sheriff has disciplinary authority, not the commission
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Supreme Court recently ruled that the McKenzie County Commission did not have the authority to discipline a sheriff's...
August 30, 2017 - 7:54pm
August 4, 2017
ND sheriff returns to office after Burgum dismisses removal petition
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger planned to be back in his office Friday for the first time since he was...
August 4, 2017 - 5:50pm
July 25, 2017
Judge advises against removal of McKenzie County sheriff
BISMARCK — The special commissioner overseeing the proceedings to remove the McKenzie County Sheriff from office is recommending the governor...
July 25, 2017 - 7:31pm
June 28, 2017
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
WILLISTON — Attorneys for McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger will be allowed to depose the former special prosecutor in the...
June 28, 2017 - 8:20pm
May 3, 2017
Western ND county sheriff's job remains under review
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—The attorney for McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger, who faces potential removal from office over charges...
May 3, 2017 - 9:59pm
March 14, 2017
Judge won't dismiss criminal case against McKenzie County Sheriff
BISMARCK—A judge refused to dismiss the criminal case against the McKenzie County Sheriff accused of misusing his office credit card. Gary...
March 14, 2017 - 8:33pm
November 25, 2016
Governor suspends sheriff, pending removal
WILLISTON — McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger was placed on interim suspension Wednesday night, pending his removal from office,...
November 25, 2016 - 7:26pm
October 19, 2016
ND sheriff, targeted by commissioners, wants court to block attempt to oust him from office
WATFORD CITY, N.D. - The McKenzie County sheriff is asking a judge to block an attempt by county leaders to remove him from office. Sheriff Gary...
October 19, 2016 - 5:37pm
October 13, 2016
McKenzie County Commission seeks to remove sheriff
WATFORD CITY — The McKenzie County Commission voted unanimously Thursday to petition the governor to remove Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger...
October 13, 2016 - 8:54pm
June 22, 2016
Western ND deputy cleared of hitting motorcyclist during high-speed chase
WATFORD CITY -- A McKenzie County deputy who was standing trial this week for reckless endangerment in relation to a police pursuit last year...
June 22, 2016 - 9:26pm
December 17, 2015
McKenzie County deputies facing charges reassigned
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Two McKenzie County deputies who are facing criminal charges have been reassigned to administrative duties while their cases play out in court. McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger said he removed Detective Michael Schmitz and Corporal Travis Bateman...
December 17, 2015 - 3:33pm
December 7, 2015
Third McKenzie County officer embroiled in charges
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A McKenzie County Sheriff’s Department deputy has been charged with criminal behavior, and the case has been assigned elsewhere due to prosecution and judicial conflicts. In November, the county's sheriff was charged with misusing public funds. Deputy Travis...
December 7, 2015 - 5:24pm
November 10, 2015
McKenzie County Deputy also facing legal action: He and charged sheriff both likely to stay on the job
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — While McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger prepares to answer a criminal charge, one of his deputies is navigating the justice system as well. Michael Schmitz, a detective with the McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office, was charged last month...
November 10, 2015 - 7:52pm
November 5, 2015
McKenzie County sheriff charged over questionable Las Vegas expenses
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The McKenzie County sheriff is facing a criminal charge for allegedly using a county credit card to charge nearly $1,000...
November 5, 2015 - 12:59pm