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FORT TOTTEN, N.D. — The public has been asked to help locate a Warwick, N.D., man who has been missing for more than two weeks. Virgil David Feather Sr., 65, last was seen Nov. 15 in Devils Lake, N.D., according to an emergency message sent by the Lake Region 911 Center in Devils Lake. The Native American has black hair, though a picture sent with the alert shows him with a white mustache and beard. He also has brown eyes, weighs about 220 pounds and is 6 feet tall.
FARGO—An airliner that took off earlier Wednesday from Grand Forks International Airport made a diversionary landing at Hector International Airport in Fargo after experiencing in-flight engine issues. Jordan Dahl, operations specialist at the Fargo airport, said Delta Flight 4813 was bound for Minneapolis before touching down early. The plane's pilots didn't declare an emergency situation, Dahl said, and brought the plane in as a safety precaution.
BISMARCK — The top North Dakota Department of Commerce official plans to step down Dec. 31. A news release issued Tuesday, Nov. 29, said Commissioner Alan Anderson will retire after more than five years with the agency. Anderson joined Commerce Department in May 2011.
DEVILS LAKE ,N.D. -- A Devils Lake couple was arrested on suspicion of felony child abuse after a maintenance worker discovered an infant and a toddler alone in an apartment,...
BISMARCK — A Fargo banking executive will lead North Dakota’s Department of Labor in Gov.-elect Doug Burgum’s administration. Michelle Kommer, who is the chief administrative officer and general counsel for Western State Bank, was named to the position Monday, Nov. 28, Burgum announced in an email.
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man caused a tense situation in downtown this weekend after police say he pulled a gun on a man near bar closing time Saturday...
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Health said it is seeking legal guidance to clarify apparent conflicting provisions in the Compassionate Care Act, the medical marijuana measure approved Nov. 8 by voters in a statewide vote. In a news release Monday, Nov. 28, Health Department officials said they want to define terms noted in Measure 5 and protect the integrity of the measure, which passed when 63.8 percent of voters approved it.
GARRISON -- A 26-year-old driver was killed and her passenger injured in a rollover crash Saturday, Nov. 26, two miles west of Garrison. Shaunita Haycock of Roseglen died at the scene, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. The vehicle was westbound on Highway 37 about 12:35 p.m. when it drove onto the north shoulder before the driver overcorrected, causing the Chevrolet Blazer to skid and then overturn multiple times, the patrol said.
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- A Grand Forks native was killed in the line of duty after a semi hit the Colorado State trooper Friday near Denver. Trooper Cody Donahue, an 11-year veteran of the Colorado State Patrol, was responding to an unrelated crash at 2 p.m. on Interstate 25 south of Castle Rock when he was hit and killed by a passing semi driven by Noe Gamez-Ruiz, 41, of Denver, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office. Donahue was outside his car at the time of the crash.
MANDAN — A Mandan man has died after rolling his van north of town on Thanksgiving. Richard Nevins, 61, drove his 2014 Dodge cargo van into the ditch Thursday afternoon after failing to navigate a curve, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The van rolled and vaulted in the air, according to a press release. Nevins was not wearing his seat belt and was declared dead at St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck.