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April 10, 2018
ND man charged with murdering girlfriend on Spirit Lake reservation
FARGO—A Fort Totten, N.D., man faces a federal murder charge related to the death of his girlfriend. John Willard Greywind, 42, was arraigned...
April 10, 2018 - 4:41pm
March 13, 2018
Funding awarded to replace old, moldy, rodent-infested elementary schools on ND reservations
CANNON BALL, N.D. -- Two federal grants totaling more than $10 million will fund construction of elementary schools on the Standing Rock and Spirit Lake Indian Reservations, according to an announcement made Tuesday, March 13, by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and Sen. John Hoeven,...
March 13, 2018 - 5:48pm
December 5, 2017
Federal indictment details brutal assault by man accused of high-speed chase through ND
GRAND FORKS — An indictment unsealed late Monday, Dec. 4, against a man who led Grand Forks deputies and federal agents on an hourlong vehicle...
December 5, 2017 - 4:10pm
May 18, 2017
Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in northeast ND debates allowing alcohol at casino
ST. MICHAEL, N.D. -- The Spirit Lake Tribal Council is looking at allowing alcohol to be served at its casino on Devils Lake. A vote had been...
May 18, 2017 - 4:46pm
April 16, 2016
Man charged with murder on reservation
ST. MICHAEL, N.D. — A man has been charged with murder and attempted murder on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in connection with an incident last weekend. Dallas Wayne Thundershield, 35, was charged in U.S. District Court April 9, according to a criminal complaint. Law enforcement...
April 16, 2016 - 6:02am
January 4, 2016
Man charged with murder after allegedly running over passenger with vehicle
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.—A man has been charged with first-degree murder after he allegedly ran over another man with his car on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. Lance Alan Robertson, who is either 27 or 28 and is a member of the Spirit Lake Nation, made his initial appearance...
January 4, 2016 - 7:29am
June 19, 2015
Feds silent on Spirit Lake Indian Reservation shooting
FORT TOTTEN, N.D. — Police and the FBI are offering no new details on an officer-involved shooting from Tuesday night on Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in northeast North Dakota, but residents are mourning the death of a family member. Spirit Lake Chairwoman Myra Pearson said even...
June 19, 2015 - 8:15am
January 9, 2014
Man pleads guilty in killing on reservation
A Bismarck man pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of voluntary manslaughter, assault resulting in serious bodily injury and assault with a dangerous weapon stemming from an incident on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation almost a year ago. Orlen Francis Smith Jr., 26, a member of the...
January 9, 2014 - 7:30am
January 8, 2014
Appeal filed after Spirit Lake murder conviction
FARGO — A man convicted in the killings of his young cousins on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation is appealing the jury’s findings that he murdered them. A jury convicted Valentino Bagola for the murders of Destiny Shaw, 9, and her 6-year-old brother, Travis DuBois Jr., at the...
January 8, 2014 - 8:49am
January 7, 2014
Man convicted of killing children files appeal
FARGO -- A man convicted in the childhood killings of his cousins on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation is appealing the jury’s findings that he murdered them. A jury convicted Valentino Bagola for the murders of Destiny Shaw, 9, and her 6-year-old brother, Travis DuBois...
January 7, 2014 - 9:52am
December 16, 2013
Sentencing set in deaths of 2 Spirit Lake children
FARGO — A man convicted in the brutal killings of two children on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation is facing life in prison without parole. A federal jury in September found Valentino "Tino" Bagola guilty for the May 2011 slayings of 9-year-old Destiny Shaw-Dubois and...
December 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
May 23, 2011
Investigation under way on N.D. reservation
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon said Monday that an "incident" on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation was under investigation by federal authorities, but he refused to be more specific. KVLY television reported that two children had died at St. Michael and a person...
May 23, 2011 - 5:28pm