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October 19, 2016
ND woman who shot husband won’t face charges
ST. THOMAS, N.D. — A woman who shot her husband at their home in St. Thomas will not face charges, but her spouse could spend more than 30 years in prison after investigators said he was the first to pull the trigger. Brandon Allen Thompson, 31, was charged last week in Pembina...
October 19, 2016 - 7:31am
October 10, 2016
N.D. gov candidates denounce Trump video
BISMARCK — Doug Burgum, the Republican candidate for North Dakota governor, criticized sexually aggressive remarks made by his party’s presidential nominee Donald Trump that surfaced over the weekend.“These comments are offensive, wrong and unacceptable,” Burgum said in a...
October 10, 2016 - 6:36am
October 6, 2016
Woman pleads guilty to forcing children into cages
GRAFTON, N.D.—A Grafton woman who locked children in cages and forced one to eat dog food as punishment will change her plea. Jordan McKay Nelson, 24, filed a plea agreement Tuesday, Oct. 5, in Walsh County District Court for a Class B felony child abuse charge. She also faces...
October 6, 2016 - 6:00am
Authorities ID man killed in farm accident
NIAGARA, N.D. — A man who died in a farming accident Monday, Oct. 4, near Niagara has been identified as 34-year-old Jared A. Horejsi of Petersburg. Horejsi was found dead near the header of a combine Monday morning by deputies with the Grand Forks Sheriff's Office. Lt. Gary...
October 6, 2016 - 5:57am
October 5, 2016
Fatal farm accident prompts investigation
NIAGARA, N.D.—The Grand Forks Sheriff's Department is investigating a fatal farming accident near Niagara. Officers responded early Monday, Oct. 3, to a spot about 10 miles north of Niagara, where a 34-year-old man was found dead near the header of a combine in a field, Grand...
October 5, 2016 - 6:48am
October 1, 2016
Interstate Engineering opens in Horace
Interstate Engineering has announced the opening of a new office in Horace, N.D. The office is located at 416 Main Street. The Interstate Engineering Horace office will serve clients in the surrounding area, providing engineering, surveying and planning services.This is the latest...
October 1, 2016 - 8:29am
September 30, 2016
Scientists urge further review of Dakota Access
CANNON BALL, N.D. — More than 90 scientists have signed a letter to the journal Science expressing concerns that the Dakota Access Pipeline threatens biodiversity and clean water. The signatories say the 1,172-mile pipeline could have large negative impacts on for the Standing...
September 30, 2016 - 7:41am
Emerado man struck by Amtrak train
EMERADO, N.D.—A person was hit by an Amtrak train in Emerado on Thursday morning, Sept. 29, leaving him seriously injured. Dan O'Donnel, 51, of Emerado was standing next to the railroad tracks in Emerado when the train struck him, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol....
September 30, 2016 - 7:33am
Driver killed after truck rolls near Gladstone
GLADSTONE, N.D.— A Hettinger man was killed when his the semi truck he was driving left the road near Gladstone and crashed Wednesday afternoon, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said in a report released Thursday. Jared Lewton, 45, was driving a 1996 Kenworth semi pulling a...
September 30, 2016 - 7:32am
September 26, 2016
Driver of semi injured in train collision
DWIGHT, N.D. — The driver of a semi truck was injured when his rig collided with a train about 10:55 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, on Richland County Road 10 a mile north of Dwight, the North Dakota Highway Patrol reported.According to the report by patrol Sgt. Matthew Denault: Mahamoud...
September 26, 2016 - 3:57pm
September 24, 2016
Sterling, N.D. man dies in crash
A 41-year-old Sterling, N.D., man died Friday in a rollover accident in Burleigh County, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The accident occurred at 6:02 p.m. about 3 miles south of Moffit, N.D., on U.S. Highway 83. A 1992 Ford Styles F-250 pickup traveling southbound was...
September 24, 2016 - 10:32pm
September 8, 2016
Fort Totten man sentenced
A Fort Totten, N.D., man was sentenced to 14 years in prison Wednesday in the murder of an 18-year-old man. Lance Alan Robertson, 28, was sentenced in U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota for the second-degree murder Larse Weylin Azure Jr. on Dec. 19, 2015.
September 8, 2016 - 6:41am
September 5, 2016
Five injured in Langdon crash
Five people were injured in a Sunday evening crash in Cavalier County, according to North Dakota Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at around 7:45 p.m. on N.D. Highway 1, on the north edge of Langdon, N.D.A 2001 Chrysler 300 heading north of Langdon crossed into the lane of oncoming...
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September 5, 2016 - 1:26pm
September 3, 2016
Driver dies of heart attack
A Bismarck man died Saturday after suffering a medical emergency while driving through Kidder County, according to the North Dakota State Patrol. The 40-year-old man was driving a 2002 Chrysler 300M west on Interstate 94 about 6 miles west of Steele when he went into cardiac arrest...
September 3, 2016 - 9:28pm
September 1, 2016
Block Party adds pep band
The eighth annual Community Block Party to welcome incoming freshmen and returning students at the University of Jamestown was held Thursday,...
September 1, 2016 - 10:54pm