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NDSP signs letter of intent: Letter allows JSDC to transfer land to SEPA, authorizes applications for loans
Deadline Friday for first step in those operating ND medical marijuana facilities
Teen given deferred sentence for being lookout in Scheels gun shoplifting case
Supreme Court says Globe U and MN School of Business made illegal loans
ND man who fled to Las Vegas to go on trial for wounding 2 in shooting at bar with AK-47
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Vikings give DE Griffen 4-year contract extension
Lesnar on potential Jones superfight: 'Anytime, anywhere'
Sports Shorts: July 26
Djokovic to miss rest of the season with elbow injury
Purple Pilgrimage at an end: Vikings saying goodbye to longtime training camp home
McFeely: Former ND chancellor Shirvani resigns as president of Iowa College
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
The 'unhealthy obsession' goes both ways
Odin Tillard Fossen
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47 people volunteer to donate blood
JRMC sponsoring blood drive Aug. 8
Norman to speak at next Chat
Edgeley Etudes Music Club presents spring recital
Mahoneys have Yard of Week
Northern State University dean’s list
Carpenter named to dean’s list
Students named to Ellendale honor roll
Area students named to UND roll of honor
Community calendar of events for July 26, 2017
July 5, 2017
Former ND taxi cab driver accused of raping customer faces extradition from Canada
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A former Williston taxi driver is facing extradition from Canada to face accusations of raping a 19-year-old woman.Christian...
July 5, 2017 - 5:38pm
June 27, 2017
ND hotel clerk wants rape charges dismissed as his teenage accuser runs away again
MINOT, N.D. -- Although former Minot hotel clerk Mohammed Omer Siddiqui, 24, is scheduled to go to trial Sept. 12 on a charge that he raped a...
June 27, 2017 - 4:39pm
June 6, 2017
SD man gets 65 years in prison for child rape
TYNDALL, S.D. — A southeast South Dakota man convicted of multiple counts of child rape was ordered Tuesday to spend 65 years in prison....
June 6, 2017 - 6:22pm
May 3, 2017
Trial set for former ND hotel clerk accused of raping 14-year-old runaway
MINOT, N.D. -- A 23-year-old former hotel clerk accused of raping a 14-year-old runaway last Halloween will go to trial sometime in early September....
May 3, 2017 - 5:29pm
Homeless man charged with raping Minnesota woman who let him stay at her house
ST. PAUL—A woman let a homeless friend stay at her St. Paul home last week along with her three children. While she was sleeping, he crept...
April 3, 2017 - 7:10pm
March 20, 2017
Co-conspirator trial beings for brutal attack and rape of woman in northwest ND
WILLISTON, N.D.—Trial for a man accused of being a co-conspirator in a brutal 2015 attack and rape of a woman in a rural area in far northwest...
March 20, 2017 - 6:25pm
March 18, 2017
ND toughens up penalties for misdemeanor sex assault
FARGO—North Dakota has toughened up its lightest penalties for sexual assault. Gov. Doug Burgum signed a law last week that increases the...
March 18, 2017 - 8:28pm
March 8, 2017
Prosecutors presented false info in Dru Sjodin murder trial, defense argues
FARGO — Attorneys for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., the man on death row for the murder of Dru Sjodin, claim prosecutors presented false testimony...
March 8, 2017 - 7:49pm
March 2, 2017
20 years after stranger raped Minnesota woman, a suspect is charged
ST. PAUL—It was a summer day in 1998 when a man offered to help a woman he just met fix her phone. He followed her to her apartment just...
March 2, 2017 - 8:52pm
December 16, 2016
Hotel clerk accused of raping 14-year-old runaway
MINOT, N.D.-- A 23-year-old night clerk at the Astoria Hotel in Minot is accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old runaway girl at the hotel early on the morning of Oct. 31. Mohammed Omer Siddiqui, who goes by the nickname "Zac," is charged with Class AA felony gross sexual imposition....
December 16, 2016 - 7:04am
July 19, 2016
Survey finds some LGBT victims in ND feel unwelcome at crisis centers
FARGO — An online survey found that nearly 30 percent of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people who sought help at a rape and domestic violence crisis center in North Dakota weren't satisfied with the support they received. The survey was done by an advisory committee...
July 19, 2016 - 10:01am
July 7, 2016
SD man denies rape of child charges
TABOR, S.D. — A Tabor man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to five counts of first-degree rape of a minor and two counts of sexual contact with a child. Paul Brewer, 40, entered his seven not guilty pleas during an arraignment hearing Tuesday morning. The charges stem from a report...
July 7, 2016 - 6:42am
June 29, 2016
Man suspected of beheading Minn. 20-year-old charged with murder
A 36-year-old Deer River, Minn., man charged with second-degree murder Tuesday in Itasca County is suspected of beheading a 20-year-old Hibbing...
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June 29, 2016 - 11:22am
June 15, 2016
California prosecutors have Stanford sexual assault judge removed from new case
SAN FRANCISCO - The California judge facing criticism over his sentencing of a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexual assault...
News/Nation and World
June 15, 2016 - 11:00am
June 11, 2016
Guilty verdict in Underwood rape case
UNDERWOOD, N.D.—Brady Blotske, an Underwood man accused of raping his ex-girlfriend, was found guilty on all charges by a McLean County jury Friday. McLean County State's Attorney Ladd Erickson said he spoke with the victim about the unanimous verdict. "It gives her peace of...
June 11, 2016 - 6:33am