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Rolette standoff suspect pleads not guilty to murder, other charges
Michael Flynn's ex-business partner charged with illegally lobbying for Turkey
SBHE rejects full out-of-state tuition proposal, passes motion allowing NDSU to offer deviated tuition rates
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
A poacher who killed hundreds of deer in Missouri was sentenced to repeatedly watch 'Bambi'
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ND Natural Beef sends out final payments to producers eight years after federal agency stepped in
Rep. Peterson calls farm bill's passing 'a miracle'
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
It's a bitter end for cane sugar as investors line up for 2019 losses
Schlecht: The cows still have to be fed on Christmas
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Easing holiday stress for pets
'4 Children For Sale': South Dakota man whose father was in photo pieces together his past
Repurposing vinyl records
Solberg starts Willow Tree Designs
Accepting a call to lead First Reformed Church in Dickinson
Saints pull low-scoring win over Panthers
Balanced Timberwolves blitz Kings
Wolves' Gibson says he wasn't aware of controversial Instagram likes
Vikings' Danielle Hunter could go from Pro Bowl visitor to player
Boudreau: 'We've got to suck it up' as Wild lose Dumba to injury
Rob Port: State Board of Higher Education wisely declines to give university presidents a blank check on tuition
Rob Port: Prisons aren’t jobs programs
Port: Heitkamp’s angry goodbye
Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
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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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December 13, 2018
Bomb threats demanding Bitcoin reported across region, nation
Several bomb threats have been reported around the country, including at 20 North Dakota hospitals, several Minnesota businesses and South Dakota...
December 13, 2018 - 6:06pm
North Dakota attorney general warns of scam phone messages threatening arrest
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem wants the public to ignore any telephone message that threatens them with arrest,...
September 13, 2018 - 2:57pm
August 19, 2018
Ag Commissioner warns of grain scam
Individuals possibly impersonating state employees in order to take photos and samples of grain have been reported.
August 19, 2018 - 6:07pm
April 9, 2018
North Dakota woman charged with adoption scam
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When an Oregon couple became suspicious about a North Dakota woman who promised to procure a Native American baby for...
April 9, 2018 - 10:48pm
March 13, 2018
BLOTTER: Area PD warn of phone scam
The Dickinson Police Department is asking for information leading to the capture of Monique Muniz. Muniz is female, around 5 feet 6 inches and...
March 13, 2018 - 9:01am
February 19, 2018
Filing deadline extended for victims of scams involving Western Union
BISMARCK—The Federal Trade Commission has extended the deadline to May 31 for victims of fraud involving money transfers through Western Union to file claims to get their money back. As a result of a joint investigation by the FTC, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S....
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 1, 2018
Bismarck woman loses $75K in romance scam
BISMARCK -- A 63-year-old Bismarck woman is out nearly $75,000 after wiring money to a person who contacted her last August over social media. Bismarck Police Sgt. Mark Buschena said the woman corresponded until Christmastime with who she thought was a "captain major with the United...
February 1, 2018 - 5:51pm
63-year-old Bismarck woman out $75,000 after social media romance gone awry
BISMARCK, N.D. - A 63-year-old Bismarck woman is out nearly $75,000 after wiring money to a person who contacted her last August over social...
February 1, 2018 - 1:33pm
October 21, 2016
Police Blotter: Craigslist-type scam affects Dickinson area
Area residents should be advised that a scam has been circulating through the area. The scam, which Dickinson Police Capt. Dave Wilkie said is...
October 21, 2016 - 6:59pm
March 10, 2016
Police Blotter: Costly online tractor scam reported
An individual reported Wednesday to the Stark County Sheriff’s Office that he had lost around $3,000 in a scam where he had tried to purchase...
March 10, 2016 - 8:59pm
December 31, 2015
Police Blotter: Costly scam reported
A female reported Wednesday that she was the victim of a “secret shopper” scam, where she wired $3,700 at the request of a supposed company through Western Union. The Federal Trade Commission writes that the scam usually works where a fake check is sent by an entity represented...
December 31, 2015 - 10:42pm
November 24, 2015
Police Blotter: Costly double-cashing of company check reported
Police were notified Monday afternoon of a check fraud valued at a total of around $5,900 involving a local business. The business submitted a physical check to a bank in South Dakota through a picture via a device, the former of which was then somehow taken and cashed at a bank in...
November 24, 2015 - 11:42pm
October 30, 2015
Massachusetts man ordered to repay North Dakota movie theaters more than $100,000
GRAFTON -- A Massachusetts man who allegedly took advantage of small North Dakota movie theaters has been ordered by the state Attorney General's Office to repay more than $100,000. Brian Vita of Peabody, Mass., is the sole owner of Cinema Service and Supply. He took advanced...
October 30, 2015 - 11:26pm
October 21, 2015
MDU warns of utility phone scam
Montana-Dakota Utilities is warning its customers of a phone scam where someone claiming to work for the company is threatening that utility service to be cut unless consumers pay a bill over the phone immediately. The company states that it does not operate in this manner, and...
October 21, 2015 - 11:18pm
August 24, 2015
Time share scam artist banned in North Dakota
BISMARCK -- An Oklahoma woman has been banned from doing business in North Dakota after allegedly deceiving customers with a timeshare company. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a cease-and-desist order against Diahnn Cott of Miami, Okla. Cott violated home solicitations...
August 24, 2015 - 3:44pm