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Baby was abandoned in a phone booth 64 years ago, uses DNA test to find mother
SD ranks first, Minnesota second for community colleges, study says
First lady Melania Trump warns of 'destructive and harmful' side of social media
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
Were Colorado girls strangled? Father's lawyers requested DNA swabs from children's necks.
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Minnesota ranch looks to regenerate land rather than sustain it
'Simplicity is king': Stone Mill, partners ride wave of demand for clean, raw grains
Red Trail president speaks up for ethanol production
Pipeline company promotes landfarming to clean up ND oil spills
'Family heartbreak': 122-year-old farmhouse must make way for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project
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After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
By bashing Canada, Saudi Prince is weaponizing his oil wealth
Old lignite pioneer in North Dakota Coal Country being torn down
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
'It's my family'; Baranko takes the lead at Evergreen
4-H youth win awards at Sate Fair
A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
Eagles QB Wentz out Thursday, aiming for Sept. 6 opener
Rookie kicker Carlson beats out Forbath for Vikings' job
Whalen rallies Lynx to win in her final regular-season game
Vikings RB Murray vows to 'be better' after fumbling twice vs. Jaguars
Snedeker holds on for second Wyndham title
Zaleski: Do 'welfare queens' wear seed caps?
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Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Cramers Record on Healthcare is good for North Dakota
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
New weightlifting studio sees early success
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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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May 8, 2018
After disposing of the remains of her stillborn child, Virginia state woman charged with a crime
When Katherine Dellis gave birth to a stillborn child in her bathroom after suffering pregnancy complications, she gathered up the remains in...
May 8, 2018 - 8:41pm
February 26, 2017
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam was arrested on multiple drug charges early Sunday morning in Miami. Elam, 25, was booked at 3:45 a.m. at the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center in Miami on charges of possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana, possession with intent to...
February 26, 2017 - 1:47pm
July 10, 2016
Press Pass: After 30 years, foundation continues Harold Schafer’s dream of making Medora a family tradition, The Arc Aid Thrift Store to open new $2.5 million building in August, Tattoo artist turns prosthetic leg into art
Here’s some of our top stories from Sunday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want your...
July 10, 2016 - 6:00am
June 15, 2016
Man sought in manhunt after shooting in Watford City has charges lowered
WATFORD CITY — Charges against a man who was sought in a manhunt after a January shooting outside Watford City have been considerably reduced as a result of a plea deal. Kyle Fuchs pleaded guilty to assault, a Class A misdemeanor, during a McKenzie County hearing, where charges...
June 15, 2016 - 9:29pm
May 16, 2016
Man avoids prostitution trial, faces more charges in Pennsylvania
BISMARCK -- A man, who police say tried to chewed off his fingertips in an attempt to conceal his identity after he was charged with prostituting...
May 16, 2016 - 7:25pm
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
August 25, 2015
Police Blotter: Man arrested for terrorizing after fight
A 24-year-old Dickinson man was arrested for terrorizing after an altercation at about 8:45 p.m. at Frankie’s West Side on the 1500 block of Villard Street West. The altercation in the convenience store’s parking lot started on nearby streets and involved three people. The man...
August 25, 2015 - 11:55pm
July 14, 2015
UPDATE: State drops pending charge against Gladstone mayor
GLADSTONE — A pending charge against the Gladstone mayor of impersonating a law enforcement officer was dropped by the Stark County state’s attorney on Tuesday.
July 14, 2015 - 1:09pm
October 13, 2014
Police Blotter: Preliminary hearing scheduled for man accused of assault
A man accused of the assault earlier this month outside of the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge that sent the victim to the hospital is scheduled to appear in court for a preliminary hearing on Dec. 8. Clint Bjerke, 30, of Genovick, Minn., allegedly punched Brad Willer of Dickinson during...
October 13, 2014 - 11:03pm
February 20, 2014
Prosecutor: Deadly shots in Belcourt were in self-defense
BELCOURT — Nobody will be charged with homicide in the Nov. 27 shooting death at the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation, U.S.
February 20, 2014 - 12:21am
February 5, 2014
Three companies fined for misclassifying oil
WILLISTON – Notices sent to three oil companies operating in North Dakota cite 17 shipments of Bakken crude that investigators say were not properly classified under federal law. Spokesmen for the companies facing potential fines totaling $93,000 -- Hess Corp., Marathon Oil...
February 5, 2014 - 5:36pm
January 14, 2014
N.D. farmer sentenced for terrorizing officers
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Lakota farmer Rodney Brossart, convicted of terrorizing law enforcement as they tried to arrest him in a stolen cattle case, was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison, with all but six months suspended during two years of supervised probation.
January 14, 2014 - 12:34pm
December 17, 2013
West Fargo police say district will decide whether TV reporter to be charged
WEST FARGO — West Fargo police say school officials will decide whether a Valley News Live reporter will face a criminal charge for a hidden-camera story that showed her entering a West Fargo elementary school without permission. A spokeswoman for the district said school officials...
December 17, 2013 - 10:01pm
November 23, 2013
Felony drug charges against 4 tossed amid doubts about investigation
The state this week dismissed serious drug charges against four men after a Southwest District judge suppressed key evidence over issues with the investigation. The state had charged Dylan Maki, Paul Trawick, Victor Ryan and Brandon Lee Thomas with multiple felony crimes related...
November 23, 2013 - 7:05pm
November 5, 2013
New start in Brossart trial: ND farmer charged with terrorizing and theft in 2011 incident
GRAND FORKS -- When Rodney Brossart’s trial on charges of terrorizing of deputies and theft of cattle opens today in Grand Forks, the prosecutor wants to introduce evidence that the Lakota farmer resisted arrest years earlier by the same deputy who shot him with a stun gun and...
November 5, 2013 - 11:22am