The recent case of officials in Burleigh and Morton counties finding 99 dead horses in a man’s custody and seizing an additional 157 live ones that hadn’t been properly cared for has brought new attention to North Dakota’s animal welfare laws, described by many to be among the weakest in the country.
Police were called to the Last Call Bar on Main Street about 9:40 p.m. Monday. Sgt. Jay Grubele says a male reportedly entered the bar, displayed a semi-automatic handgun and demanded money from the bar's gambling area.
A North Dakota Army National Guardsman killed in Afghanistan told his mother when he was 7 years old that he wanted to be a soldier and serve his country. Spc. Tyler Orgaard, 20, of Bismarck, "had a passion for the military from the time he was a small child," Gov. Jack Dalrymple said at Orgaard's funeral.
A Mandan man accused of driving drunk in a crash that killed three of his friends and injured a fourth has been sentenced to eight years in prison — three years longer than the term suggested in a rejected plea deal.
Three of the five boys who escaped Sunday from the Youth Correctional Center at Mandan after assaulting a correctional officer were apprehended in Fargo today after crashing a minivan in a south-side residential area.
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