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FARGO -- A Fargo South High School student was arrested early Thursday, Sept. 22, on suspicion of terrorizing in connection with a social media post referencing a school shooting. Fargo police were contacted about 10:20 p.m. Wednesday by parents of students who said the student later arrested had posted a threat on social media, Fargo Deputy Police Joe Anderson said.
SPEARFISH, S.D. – A 30-year-old man died and a 27-year-old woman was injured in an one-vehicle crash that occurred early Wednesday morning west of Spearfish. A 2008 Ford F-150 pickup was southbound on McGuigan Road two miles west of Spearfish when the driver lost control about 1:10 a.m. The vehicle slid into the east ditch and rolled.
GRAND FORKS -- UND is investigating a photo posted online with a derogatory racial slur and what appears to be college students. A photo posted to Snapchat, a popular mobile...
LONSDALE, Minn. -- A sign put outside a family restaurant in the small southern Minnesota community of Lonsdale that says “Muslims get out” has caused quite a stir. The Lonsdale News-Review said after a weekend of national news coverage of alleged attacks in New York, New Jersey and St. Cloud, Dan Ruedinger, owner of Treats Family Restaurant in the town of 3,800 people about 40 miles south of Minneapolis, said he couldn’t take it any longer, and took to his sign to voice his opinion.
EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. -- A 25-year-old Eagle Butte man will spend just over three years in prison for assaulting another man with a group of others with the victim suffering...
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol will temporarily close part of North Dakota Highway 1806 to southbound traffic from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. today or until the highway is deemed safe for the public. According to a release from the Morton County Sheriff's Department, the closure will be from six miles south of Mandan at the intersection of Morton County Road 138A. Only local traffic and emergency response vehicles will be allowed on ND Highway 1806 south of the closure.
BISMARCK — A federal appeals court on Friday ordered Dakota Access Pipeline to stop construction within 20 miles of Lake Oahe to allow the court more time to consider the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's request for an emergency injunction. The tribe requested the emergency injunction after U.S. District Court Judge James Boasberg last Friday denied its request for a preliminary injunction to halt construction on the four-state pipeline while the tribe's lawsuit is pending against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for permitting the pipeline.
GRAFTON, N.D. -- A Grafton man who sexually assaulted a young boy has been ordered to serve more than 20 years in prison after facing a possible life sentence. Adam...
BOTTINEAU, N.D. — A former Bottineau teacher will spend less than 50 days in jail for sex crimes involving teenage boys and avoid registering as a sex offender. Marissa Ashley Deslauriers, born in 1991, was sentenced Thursday, Sept. 15, in Bottineau County District Court to two misdemeanor charges of contributing to a deprivation of a minor and two misdemeanors of sexual assault.
WILLISTON -- The Federal Aviation Administration awarded $26 million in additional federal funding to the city of Williston to support the construction of a new airport, it was announced Thursday. The funding is in addition to the $27 million Sloulin Field International Airport received for the project last year.