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WILLISTON -- Temperatures that reached into the 50s here Tuesday hampered cleanup efforts at the site of a massive pipeline leak, making the contamination spread more quickly into the state's waterways, officials said. Melting snow and increased flows made it difficult for cleanup crews to collect some of the contamination in Blacktail Creek, said Dave Glatt, chief of the North Dakota Department of Health's Environmental Health Section. A pipeline leak discovered Jan.
WASHINGTON -- Sen. John Hoeven said Tuesday he expects Congress to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, despite a threat from the White House to veto the legislation. Hoeven, R-N.D., and Sen.
WILLISTON -- A man charged with human trafficking in Williston pleaded not guilty to the charges Friday as his attorney argued there is no evidence linking him to the sex trade. Keith A.
BISMARCK — A Milwaukee man pleaded guilty Thursday to enticing two women to travel to North Dakota to work as prostitutes. Levell Lee Durr, 32, pleaded guilty to a charge of coercion and enticement in U.S. District Court. A plea agreement calls for Durr to serve one year, nine months in prison.
MINOT, N.D. -; Police here arrested 10 men over the weekend for solicitation of prostitution during an undercover sting. Minot Police Capt. Dan Strandberg said the 8½-hour operation on Friday resulted in the most arrests the department has made during a prostitution sting. Undercover officers posted two online ads and the men were arrested after arriving at Noble Inn in Minot, which cooperated with the operation. Officers could have made even more arrests if they'd had more resources to arrest and process the individuals, Strandberg said.
BISMARCK — A man and woman face eight federal charges for allegedly enticing women from California to work in brothels in North Dakota’s Oil Patch, according to court documents made...
WASHINGTON — North Dakota and South Dakota have the nation’s weakest laws on human trafficking, according to a set of ratings released Wednesday by a nonprofit organization fighting modern-day slavery...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Health care workers who are on the front lines to detect human trafficking met here Tuesday to learn how to identify potential victims. Avera Medical Group,...
WILLISTON, N.D. — A judge here set bond at $2 million Friday for a 38-year-old man charged with human trafficking and several other offenses for allegedly forcing women to engage...