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WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump announced his intent Tuesday, March 6, to nominate Dallas Carlson as the U.S. marshal for the district of North Dakota. In a statement, Carlson said he was “very honored and humbled to be nominated.” “I am looking forward to the confirmation process in the coming weeks,” he said.
DEVILS LAKE—Three defendants face multiple charges in northeast North Dakota after officers said they found more than a pound of meth, a stolen weapon and a short-barreled shotgun in the suspects' vehicle. Jose Alberto Perez, 36, of Beaumont, Texas; Jason Charles Alberts, 32, of St. Michael, N.D.; and Aurie Irene Mora, 33, of Lusk, Wyo., were scheduled to have initial appearance hearings Monday in Ramsey County District Court.
FARGO - A traffic stop on Interstate 94 in led to a drug bust that turned up 32 pounds of meth and 35 pounds of marijuana and led to two arrests on Sunday, March 4, the North Dakota Highway Patrol reported. According to the Patrol report: A trooper stopped a vehicle in the Fargo area for a traffic violation, and in a subsequent search of the vehicle with the help of a K9 named Fia, found 30 bundles methamphetamine weighing 32 pounds and 54 bundles of marijuana weighing 35 pounds.
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — The North Dakota High School Activities Association announced Monday, March 5, that all Class B boys region basketball tournaments have been postponed due to weather. All eight tournaments will start Tuesday “due to forecasted heavy snow and poor travel conditions.”
At West Fargo's Hulbert Aquatic Center Saturday's final results Team standings 1. Minot 344. 2. Bismarck Century 333. 3. Mandan 227. 4. Fargo South 214. 5. West Fargo Sheyenne 193. 6. Grand Forks 171. 7. Fargo North 159. 8. Williston 138. 9. West Fargo 133. 10. Jamestown 111. 11. Fargo Davies 99. 12. Bismarck 61. 13. Dickinson 42. 14. Wahpeton 37. 15. Bismarck Legacy 33. Individual finals 200 yard medley relay
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota is celebrating its gold medal Olympians in grand fashion.
FARGO -- Police here are investigating a homicide at an apartment building at the corner of Seventh Avenue North and 10th Street, Chief David Todd said. Todd said police have been at the building since 6:30 a.m. Friday, March 2. No other details were immediately available. The Fargo Police Department's critical incident command vehicle is at the scene, and the building is cordoned off with yellow crime scene tape.
GRAND FORKS -- Despite receiving normal snowfall, the risk of flooding in the spring remains low for the Red River Valley region, meteorologists said.
GRAND FORKS -- A thief who stole a popular white sauce from a popular Grand Forks restaurant has posted an apology online that has gone viral with 9,000 views as of Wednesday, Feb. 28. The video was the talk of the lunch rush at the restaurant. Customers said they don't blame the thief--they love the “white sauce,” too. "I'm really surprised that somebody brought it back,” said Red Pepper restaurant customer Shawn Bakken.
GRAND FORKS -- After a week of hints, it’s official -- Metallica is coming to the region. The band’s WorldWired Tour will play the Alerus Center in Grand Forks on Sept. 8, according to a news release. It’s been almost 30 years since the band played in the city. The heavy metal rock band will also have shows in Minneapolis on Sept. 4, Sioux Falls, S.D., on Sept. 11 and Winnipeg on Sept. 13.