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MOORHEAD — A 47-year-old woman arrested over the weekend at a restaurant here spit on two police officers and suffered an injury to her eye as one of them restrained her, authorities said. Jennifer Joan Thomas, of Fargo, faces two felony charges: fourth-degree assault on a peace officer and threats of violence. She’s also charged with a gross misdemeanor count of carrying a BB gun in a public place.
FARGO — The day before Miss North Dakota 2018 Katie Olson flew off last week to compete at this year's Miss America pageant was filled with tying up loose ends — literally. "I've been running a lot of last-minute errands, picking up things I might have forgotten, like ponytail holders," Olson said with a laugh.
Gov. Doug Burgum parachuted from almost 13,000 feet this morning, July 28, with members of the U.S. Navy Parachute Team. Burgum thanked the “Leap Frogs,” AirSho organizers and volunteers after he landed safely on the ground. The skydive kicked off the two-day event at Hector International Airport. Fargo was one of only 14 cities selected to host a Navy Week this year. Related Stories:
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MINOT, N.D. — -A suspect is in custody following an incident where shots were in a trailer court in northwest Minot. No major injuries have been reported, however the suspect was transported to Trinity Hospital for care. It is uncertain if wounds were self-inflicted, said Minot public information officer Derek Hackett. An unknown number of shots were fired in the Northland Trailer Court Tuesday afternoon. Officers had blocked traffic from entering or leaving the park.
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Senate overwhelmingly rejected a resolution that would have, if approved by voters, removed
FARGO – A male was taken to a local hospital early Saturday morning, Nov. 12, after a report of a possible stabbing, Fargo Police Sgt. Kevin Pallas said Saturday. The male was taken by ambulance to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Pallas said. Pallas said an investigation is ongoing, but there is no threat to the public in the case. The names of the victim and a female who was detained were not released.
WILKIN COUNTY, Minn. – The State Patrol is investigating the crash of a semi truck that resulted in the driver being injured while he was traveling eastbound on Interstate 94 about milepost 35 on Sunday. The crash was reported about 5:04 a.m., the patrol reported. Michael D. Petersen, 58, of Colfax, Wis., suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash involving a 2014 Freightliner, the patrol reported. Forum News Service
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem warns North Dakota residents that the “jury duty” scam is once again circulating in North Dakota. In this scam, the scam artist calls pretending to be a law enforcement officer, claims that the resident has missed jury duty, and threatens to have the person arrested unless they pay a fine immediately.
Bruno Mars plans concert in Fargo FARGO– Grammy-winning singer Bruno Mars apparently is bringing his magic to the Fargodome.