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Attorneys representing nearly 700 sex offenders asked a federal judge today to declare the Minnesota Sex Offender Program unconstitutional. The hearing before U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank marked the latest step in a class-action lawsuit challenging the program, in which offenders deemed too dangerous to release are detained under civil commitment for treatment, even after serving prison time.
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A man already married to another man in a state that permits same-sex marriage could wed a woman in North Dakota without breaking state laws, the state's top attorney has found.
A Grand Forks man who said “love took over,” when he sexually assaulted a sleeping friend in May was sentenced Wednesday to serve four years in prison, plus 10 years supervised probation afterward and to register as a sex offender.RELATED CONTENT
Shawn Houle faced 11 felony charges Wednesday in court alleging he burglarized or otherwise trespassed at six homes in south Grand Forks early Tuesday morning, mostly rifling through vehicles in the garages or driveways.RELATED CONTENT
Seven North Dakota National Guard soldiers on duty in Washington, D.C., went beyond the call of duty last week, rescuing a woman involved in a car accident.
CHS Inc. plans to build a 26,000-ton fertilizer hub in Lakota, N.D. Operating as part of the Lake Region Grain unit of the company’s Country Operations division, the new facility will exclusively handle dry fertilizer product and benefit from shuttle train access off the BNSF rail line.RELATED CONTENT
Three teen-agers were injured Tuesday in a one-vehicle rollover accident on an icy U.S. Highway 2 near Bemidji.
New and returning movies for Grand Forks and East Grand Forks.RELATED CONTENT
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Mia Loyd scored 19 points and grabbed 22 rebounds to lead UND past Mayville State 71-62 on Wednesday night at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. UND improved to 5-3. Mayville is 11-2.RELATED CONTENT
Professional football may be in store for UND senior wide receiver Greg Hardin. On Wednesday, however, Hardin could look back on his standout UND career one more time.RELATED CONTENT
Generating a lot of offense has been a problem for the Crookston girls hockey team. Until last Friday. The Pirates, after managing only 10 goals in their first eight games, beat Lake of the Woods 9-0. In the process, Crookston broke two state records for fastest goals.RELATED CONTENT
There was Christmas music in the background, and a bunch of little kids were admiring the puppies in the window of Pets R ‘Inn. With a background of “Silent Night,” I could tell the shoppers at Columbia Mall are getting serious as Christmas draws near.RELATED CONTENT