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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
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
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Wentz outshines Prescott in Sunday night showdown
Balanced FCS bracket advantageous for NDSU
Vikings' Riley Reiff ready for return to Detroit
Some refuges open to late-season upland game
Darkhouse spearfishing opens Dec. 1
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
Billie A. Hehn
William "Bill" Werner
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
Jim & Babe Boyd
October 4, 2017
Vegas shooter’s rampage came from a place central to his lifestyle: A casino
LAS VEGAS - Stephen Paddock was known to sit for hours playing slot machines and video poker, gambling with tens of thousands of dollars and...
October 4, 2017 - 8:11pm
June 1, 2017
Gunman sets fire to Philippines casino, robbery suspected
MANILA - A gunman with an assault rifle burst into a casino, fired shots and set gaming tables alight in the Philippine capital Manila early...
June 1, 2017 - 4:07pm
April 11, 2017
SD man found dead near stateline casino
HANKINSON, N.D.—A 36-year-old man from South Dakota was pronounced dead shortly after his unresponsive body was found on the ground Thursday,...
April 11, 2017 - 3:34pm
March 1, 2017
McFeely: Casino proposal is crafty and vengeful, or vice versa
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota legislators have introduced a proposal that would change the state constitution to allow for up to six state-owned...
March 1, 2017 - 4:44pm
February 8, 2014
Grand Forks casino proposed
GRAND FORKS — The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa is proposing a casino and entertainment complex in Grand Forks. A committee of the Grand Forks City Council will discuss the proposal, similar to one that failed in town in 2009, at its meeting Monday. The Turtle Mountain Band...
February 8, 2014 - 10:01am
March 14, 2013
Philippines set to open $1 billion casino-resort
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The Philippines will become one of the biggest gambling centers in the world, vying with Macau, Singapore and Las Vegas for Asia's high rollers, officials of a $1 billion casino resort opening in Manila this weekend said Thursday. Studies project that...
March 14, 2013 - 4:30pm
October 22, 2011
Land around Miami Dolphins stadium eyed for casino
MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Dolphins have hired a veteran lobbyist and appear to be pushing to make land around the football stadium eligible for casino licenses in case lawmakers approve a landmark expansion of gambling. The National Football League prohibits ties to gambling. But holding...
October 22, 2011 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2011
N.D. tribe planning new $30 million casino
BELCOURT, N.D. (AP) -- The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa this month held a ground-breaking for a new $30 million casino. The old casino, which Tribal Chairman Merle St. Claire said is basically a metal building, will be turned into a steakhouse and convention hall. The project...
August 8, 2011 - 6:56am
October 18, 2010
Propane tank fire put out at N.D. casino
HANKINSON, N.D. (AP) -- More than half a dozen fire departments responded to a propane tank blaze in Hankinson early Monday that sent flames about 30 feet into the air. Authorities tell KVLY-TV that the call at Dakota Magic Casino came in shortly before 3:30 a.m. Crews put water...
October 18, 2010 - 9:13am
October 4, 2010
Man pleads guilty in tribal casino theft in N.D.
MINOT, N.D. (AP) -- A Belcourt man has pleaded guilty to stealing from the tribal casino on the Turtle Mountain Reservation. U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon says 40-year-old Shane Trottier faces up to 20 years in federal prison and a $1 million fine on the charge of theft by officers...
October 4, 2010 - 3:30pm
May 25, 2010
Banned gambler has to give back $2,001 jackpot
ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man who won a $2,001 slot machine jackpot must forfeit the winnings and will be charged with trespassing, because he had previously banned himself from casinos under a state program for problem gamblers. State police have not identified the 55-year-old...
May 25, 2010 - 1:45pm
Casinos dealing younger stars
For the area's two major casinos, the last weekend in January represents an industry intersection of sorts. Sixty miles to the south of Fargo, at the Dakota Magic Casino in Hankinson, N.D., Kenny "The Gambler" Rogers performs his classic country nuggets. Seventy-one miles to the...
January 25, 2010 - 5:38pm
October 28, 2009
Tribes say finances back to normal
NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) -- Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Marcus Levings says the tribes have paid off a judgment owed in a casino dispute and the tribes' finances no longer are frozen. A panel of arbitrators determined earlier that the tribes must pay developer Dale Little Soldier...
October 28, 2009 - 7:37am
September 17, 2009
Tribes ordered to pay $6 million
BISMARCK (AP) -- The Three Affiliated Tribes must pay more than $6 million for pulling out of a planned $20 million casino on the south shore of Lake Sakakawea. Developer Dale Little Soldier and the tribal council agreed in 2002 to build the Eagle's Catch casino on land he owned...
September 17, 2009 - 7:40am
September 16, 2009
Three Affiliated Tribes ordered to pay $6 million
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The Three Affiliated Tribes must pay more than $6 million for pulling out of a planned $20 million casino on the south shore of Lake Sakakawea. Developer Dale Little Soldier and the tribal council agreed in 2002 to build the Eagle's Catch casino on land...
September 16, 2009 - 2:40pm