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'You pulled a gun in front of my kids over a mattress,' the man said. Then he was shot dead.
Prosecutors now weighing rape charge for Chinese billionaire Richard Liu
Trump walks back his plan to declassify Russia probe documents
Trump questions credibility of Kavanaugh accuser, lashes out at Democrats
JPD looking for Summer Nicholes
nation and world
Limited edition bobblehead featuring Carson Wentz high-fiving Bison mascot 'Thundar' released
The Eagles played it safe with Carson Wentz. It's time to see if the move pays off.
Parise nets lone goal as Wild fall to Stars
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
H.S. SCOREBOARD: Sept. 20
Commentary: Creating a database of where DUI offenders were drinking is a terrible idea
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Letter to the editor: JPS administration gets ‘F’ from business owner
Letter to the editor: Vote no on the JPS bond issue
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
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Emil R. Rodacker
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Donna M. Labrensz
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Community calendar of events for Sept. 21, 2018
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
Cirque du Soleil will combine acrobatics and skating in Grand Forks show
Picklepalooza set in Kulm
Jerry and Pat Sova
Marriage licenses for Sept. 15, 2018
Births for Sept. 8, 2018
courts and crime
July 11, 2018
ND Supreme Court upholds Fargo murderer's two convictions
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Supreme Court affirmed Ashley Hunter's convictions on Wednesday, July 11, for murdering two men in Fargo three...
July 11, 2018 - 9:38pm
July 9, 2018
Former Minot Air Base airman admits to 8 child porn charges
MINOT -- A 29-year-old former Minot Air Force Base airman from Littleton, Colo., pleaded guilty on Monday, July 9, in district court in Minot...
July 9, 2018 - 10:09pm
January 16, 2018
ND man pleads guilty to July gas station shooting
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A Grand Forks man charged with attempted murder in a convenience store shooting last summer has pleaded guilty to reduced...
January 16, 2018 - 7:41pm
December 18, 2017
Grand Forks disabilities home CEO denies claims in sex negligence lawsuit
GRAND FORKS—The leader of a Grand Forks nonprofit serving people with disabilities is denying claims made in a lawsuit that the organization...
December 18, 2017 - 6:07pm
October 21, 2009
Merrick named new judge for Southest Judicial District
Gov. John Hoeven named Thomas Merrick to a newly created judge position within the Southeast Judicial District chambered in Jamestown. Merrick will assume his duties on Jan. 1, 2010. "We had six very good applicants," Hoeven said. "And the search committee forwarded two strong candidates...
October 21, 2009 - 2:02pm
September 23, 2009
Update: Two Fargo men charged with attempted kidnapping of Kentucky girl
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - Two Fargo men are charged with attempted kidnapping after they allegedly tried to pick up a 14-year-old girl from her school in Bowling Green, Ky., and bring her back to North Dakota to marry the 14-year-old son of one of the men. Dragan Jovanovic, 42, and Elvis...
September 23, 2009 - 1:50pm
September 9, 2009
GF man holds trespasser at gunpoint until police arrive
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man, surprised Sunday night by a strange man sitting in his Ford Bronco in his driveway with the motor running, held the stranger at gunpoint until police arrived and arrested him. Guadalupe Cardona Suarez Jr., 35, Grand Forks, appeared in court Tuesday...
September 9, 2009 - 4:33pm
September 6, 2009
Woman accused of blackmailing pastor pleads guilty
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) -- A woman accused of blackmailing a North Dakota minister who paid her for nude dancing and sex has pleaded guilty to a felony coercion charge. Bunny Byington of Moorhead is to be sentenced Oct. 19. Under a plea agreement, the 46-year-old Byington would...
September 6, 2009 - 5:45pm
Bismarck woman faces terrorizing charge
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A Bismarck woman is accused of threatening to have a police officer and his family killed. Eighteen-year-old Angel Grant is charged with felony terrorizing, felony contact by bodily fluids for allegedly spitting on an officer's arm and minor in consumption....
September 6, 2009 - 5:32pm
Wheaton, Minn., reeling from toddler's death at church
WHEATON, Minn. - Claude and Sherry Hankins said they closed on a house here on Thursday. That night, their 14-month-old daughter, Aundrea Brownlow, died after being struck by a baseball bat during a prayer service at their church. "For the best day of your life to be the worst day,"...
September 6, 2009 - 3:33pm
July 22, 2009
Alabama fugitives face more charges in N.D.
July 22, 2009 - 6:36am
Supreme Court upholds convictions in fire deaths
BISMARCK (AP) -- The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the convictions of a man and his fiancee who were sentenced to life in prison for the deaths of a rural North Dakota couple. Aron Nichols and Tamara Sorenson, of Fargo, were convicted in deaths of Donald Willey and his wife,...
July 22, 2009 - 6:35am
July 21, 2009
N.D. Supreme Court upholds Nichols, Sorenson convictions
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the convictions of a man and his fiancee who were sentenced to life in prison for the deaths of a rural North Dakota couple. Aron Nichols and Tamara Sorenson, of Fargo, were convicted in deaths of Donald Willey...
July 21, 2009 - 3:11pm
S.D. hotel owner sues N.D. developers
FARGO (AP) -- A hotel owner in South Dakota is suing Fargo developers in federal court, saying they breached contracts in the construction of two hotels. The hotel owner alleges Lexstar Development and Construction used inferior materials, skimped on some items and ran up unapproved...
July 21, 2009 - 6:22am
Man kicks lawyer's chair at hearing
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) -- A preliminary hearing for a man charged in a sexual assault case was halted after the defendant kicked his lawyer's chair and accused the lawyer of working for someone else. Judge Bruce Romanick halted Monday's preliminary hearing for 33-year-old Alman Wong and...
July 21, 2009 - 5:37am