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February 13, 2013
Fargo police chief to ask for more officers
February 13, 2013 - 3:00pm
February 1, 2013
Sanford plans $1.8M clinic in MN city of Bagley
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Dakotas-based Sanford Health is planning a $1.8 million clinic in the Minnesota city of Bagley this year. The new clinic will replace one attached to the Sanford Bagley Medical Center, nearly tripling available clinic space. The Bemidji Pioneer reports that it...
February 1, 2013 - 8:00pm
Fargo Beer Co. signs lease on building for brewery
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Fargo Beer Co. officials say they have sealed the deal on a brewery in the city their product is named for. Company spokesman Aaron Hill says the lease for the building officially begins on March 10. The brewery will be located at 610 North University Drive in...
February 1, 2013 - 6:00pm
January 26, 2013
ND landlord convicted of assault faces civil suit
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A West Fargo landlord found guilty of running over a former tenant with a Hummer is now being sued by the victim in civil court for personal damages. The Forum reports that Brian Hemphill is suing 75-year-old Alois Vetter for $50,000 or more for suffering. The...
January 26, 2013 - 5:00pm
January 6, 2013
Popular Grand Forks restaurant coming to Fargo
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A popular Grand Forks restaurant that has been a hangout for University of North Dakota students is coming to Fargo in search of North Dakota State University students. The Red Pepper is known for its non-authentic Mexican food and its submarine sandwich called...
January 6, 2013 - 11:00am
December 29, 2012
Rep.-elect Cramer of ND announces staff hires
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota Rep.-elect Kevin Cramer has announced his first round of staff hires for his congressional offices in Washington and North Dakota. Cramer will be sworn in Thursday to begin his term in the U.S. House. The Forum newspaper reports that Cramer's chief...
December 29, 2012 - 5:00pm
December 19, 2012
Gulleson to join Blue Cross Blue Shield of ND
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota has hired former state Rep. Pam Gulleson for the position of vice president of Public Affairs. Gulleson, who lost to Kevin Cramer in the U.S. House race in November, will assume the responsibilities of the newly created...
December 19, 2012 - 10:00pm
December 11, 2012
3 of 5 juvenile escapees captured in N. Dakota
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) -- Authorities have captured three of five boys who escaped from the Youth Correctional Center at Mandan after assaulting a correctional officer. KFGO radio reports that the three boys were captured after they crashed a minivan in south Fargo. Highway Patrol...
December 11, 2012 - 6:30pm
December 8, 2012
Appeals court rules against ND woman in drug case
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- An appeals court has rejected the argument of a North Dakota woman who tried to withdraw her guilty plea after she was sentenced to 10 years in prison on a drug charge. Diana Gamboa pleaded guilty in January 2011 of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute...
December 8, 2012 - 8:00pm
December 6, 2012
Crystal CEO says company still willing to talk
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The CEO of American Crystal Sugar Co. says the company is still willing to negotiate with workers who have been locked out of their jobs for more than 16 months. David Berg made those comments Thursday after a delegation of workers and community members showed...
December 6, 2012 - 6:00pm
November 20, 2012
Case goes to jury in rape trial of ND surgeon
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The case of a Fargo surgeon accused of drugging and raping his wife has reached a jury. Dr. Jon Norberg has pleaded not guilty to gross sexual imposition and reckless endangerment. He's accused of injecting Alonna Norberg with the anesthetic propofol and having...
November 20, 2012 - 6:00pm
November 2, 2012
Scheels Arena in Fargo sheds $16 million in debt
FARGO (AP) -- The operator of Scheels Arena in Fargo has finalized a deal with creditors to slash the facility's debt. Metro Sports Foundation treasurer Bruce Furness said the agreement cuts the arena's debt from $23 million to $6.8 million. He says it was made possible by $8.5 million...
November 2, 2012 - 6:07am
November 1, 2012
Scheels Arena in Fargo sheds $16 million in debt
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The operator of Scheels Arena in Fargo has finalized a deal with creditors to slash the facility's debt. Metro Sports Foundation treasurer Bruce Furness tells The Forum the agreement cuts the arena's debt from $23 million to $6.8 million. He says it was made...
November 1, 2012 - 11:03am
October 21, 2012
Fargo couple uses solar panels to power home
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A couple relying on solar panels to power a south Fargo home is readying for a potentially daunting challenge: winter. North Dakota State University scientist John Bagu and his wife, Robyn Bagu, have invested $35,000 in solar panels and electricity storage batteries...
October 21, 2012 - 4:33pm
October 14, 2012
Fargo hospitals increasing emergency room space
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Fargo's largest hospital has opened up seven new emergency rooms and another local hospital is planning to expand its emergency services. Sanford Health officials say a $1.7 million expansion and renovation project has doubled the capacity the emergency center...
October 14, 2012 - 10:00pm