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Hunters are livid over Trump's elephant trophy decision
Charlie Rose suspended from CBS News; PBS, Bloomberg suspend show after sexual harassment allegations
Grand Forks teacher, convicted of having sex with student, granted parole for next fall
South Dakota's U.S. attorney to step down Dec. 31 after surviving Trump firings
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COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: UND getting timely goals from all lines
Thawed out from Illinois State game, Bison in bye-week mode as FCS playoffs start
Wentz outshines Prescott in Sunday night showdown
Balanced FCS bracket advantageous for NDSU
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Open road welcome; traffic concerns remain
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What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
First Baptist continues refugee mission
Senior Menu, Activities Nov. 6-10
Morrison graduates from university
Retzlaff among scholarship recipients
Students sought for national science camp
FCCU raises money, collects items for food pantries
Community calendar of events for Nov. 20, 2017
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November 9, 2017
Bismarck homeowner’s fiance charged with arson
BISMARCK -- Two days after a fire claimed a south Bismarck home, the homeowner's fiance has been arrested and charged with arson. Spencer Norton,...
November 9, 2017 - 5:29pm
April 5, 2017
Man 'mad at the mess' in his garage faces arson charge
WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston man accused of arson in connection with a fire that caused heavy damage to his home started the blaze with...
April 5, 2017 - 2:52pm
March 23, 2017
McFeely: Cobb fails to create white enclaves, but he wins at getting attention
FARGO -- Craig Cobb is one of the least successful white supremacists ever, a loser of epic proportions. He’s now 0-for-3 in establishing all-white...
March 23, 2017 - 7:46pm
December 7, 2016
Two juveniles charged with arson in Tennessee wildfires
Two juveniles have been arrested and charged with arson in connection with the deadly wildfires that broke out last month in Tennessee, the state Bureau of Investigation said in a statement.
December 7, 2016 - 2:49pm
August 3, 2016
Baltimore man sentenced to 5 years for arson in Freddie Gray riot
A Baltimore man was sentenced to five years in prison on Wednesday for setting fire to a liquor store during rioting triggered by the death of black detainee Freddie Gray while in police custody.Darius Stewart, 22, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Marvin Garbis, the U.S.
August 3, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 11, 2016
Two arson arrests made in Colorado wildfire that destroyed 5 homes
DENVER - Two men from Alabama have been arrested in Colorado on arson charges accusing them of leaving a campfire unattended, igniting a blaze that destroyed five homes and forced the evacuation of nearly 2,000 residents, authorities said on Mon
July 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
May 21, 2016
Reward offered for information on Minn. church fire
MELROSE, Minn. -- Investigators are offering a reward of up to $7,500 for information leading to the arrest of suspected arsonists in the March burning of a Melrose church. The fire at the Church of St. Mary in Melrose was started in the afternoon of March 11 by incendiary devices,...
May 21, 2016 - 7:41am
May 20, 2016
Juba fire suspect pleads guilty
FARGO—Before pleading to a federal hate crime, Matthew Gust paused. But he eventually pleaded to starting a Somali restaurant in Grand...
May 20, 2016 - 6:26am
April 21, 2016
Plea deal explains new charge in Somali restaurant fire
GRAND FORKS—A plea deal filed Wednesday for an East Grand Forks man accused of setting fire to a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks sheds some light on the reasoning behind a new charge he faces. A federal court hearing is scheduled in May for Matthew William Gust, 25, to plead...
April 21, 2016 - 6:03am
March 3, 2016
Idaho students arrested on suspicion of burning down principal's home
SALMON, Idaho - Idaho police arrested three teenagers on Wednesday and were seeking a fourth on suspicion the group set a fire that destroyed the home of a high school principal and could have killed the educator and his wife, authorities
March 3, 2016 - 12:00am
December 14, 2015
Local Muslims brace against backlash as political climate grows tense in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS—An arson attack last week on a Somali business in Grand Forks raised questions among Somalis, most of whom are Muslim, about whether they are safe here, a question Muslims across the country may be asking themselves. It is still not clear what the motive behind...
December 14, 2015 - 7:05am
December 12, 2015
Man charged with arson in torching of Somali restaurant
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grand Forks police are searching for a 25-year-old Minnesota man charged in the deliberate torching of a Somali restaurant Tuesday, though it is still unclear what the motive was behind the arson attack. Matthew William Gust, 25, East Grand Forks, was charged...
December 12, 2015 - 8:21am
August 5, 2015
Former firefighter charged in arson case
GLENWOOD, Minn. — A former firefighter for the Villard Fire Department is charged with arson for allegedly setting three different fires in the Villard area in Pope County. Nathan Ray Glaser, 21, of Villard, made an initial court appearance Tuesday on felony charges of second-degree...
August 5, 2015 - 8:14am
April 13, 2015
Arson charges filed against 14-year-old
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Police say a 14-year-old could face a felony and other charges after a fire this week in Fergus Falls. Early Wednesday morning, a fire at 416 East Mount Faith damaged a garage and other property around it. Neighbors say they awoke to flames and loud pops...
April 13, 2015 - 6:57am
July 5, 2014
Officials to review note left by student after fire
DICKINSON, N.D. — The note a Trinity High School student left behind at the law enforcement center allegedly confessing to starting the fire at the high school in March has become one of the most talked-about pieces of evidence in the arson case against former Principal Thomas Sander. The...
July 5, 2014 - 7:17am