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Ramsey County to take public input on property tax levy increase
Russian wheat prices rise after Egypt drops ergot ban policy
Pipeline fight hangs over White House tribal summit
Insight: Inside the quest to stop the Dakota Access pipeline
Oil rises as OPEC meets, volatility hits post-Doha high
crime and courts
Moore named the final member of the U.S. Ryder Cup team
AREA GAMES TO WATCH: Hillsboro-CV adjusting well in second season in AA
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
Twins lose 100th game; to get top draft pick
Vikings defensive unit needs a name: Purple Reign makers?
Doulas provide support to mothers before, during and just after birth
Eaglesmith to perform at Empire Arts Center
THE LIST: Comedian Bill Engvall, 'I Hate Hamlet,' Model Railroad and Hobby Show
Celtic Thunder storms the Fritz
Let the music begin at the Greater Grand Forks Symphony Orchestra
life & style
Scott G. Swygman
Sara Elise (Strauss) Lewis
Ignatz "Ned" Brossart
Iona J. Peterson
Wesley Todd Sr.
Time to carry a compass
TALKIN' WITH DOKKEN: What's up with all of the roadkill skunks lately?
The splitters strike again
Core truth: Geologist lit fuse of North Dakota's oil boom
LLOYD OMDAHL: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Q&A: Measure 4 boosters explain 'Raise It for Health'
ROB PORT: Marsy's Law campaign has been insulting and inaccurate
LETTER: More details, please, on Red River Water Supply Project
65th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
Joseph Kyle Nice
April 22, 2014
Police: East Grand Forks man injured after break-in
A man who allegedly broke into a neighboring apartment in Grand Forks early Tuesday morning to beat up a man there came away with cuts on his neck and a felony charge, police said.
April 22, 2014 - 7:41am
April 3, 2014
Devils Lake woman pleads guilty to stealing over a quarter million dollars from employer
A Devils Lake woman pleaded guilty to stealing more than a quarter million dollars from her employer. Sonya Dahlen, 65, was charged with theft of property, a Class A felony. She worked from January 2011 through April 2013 for a company that owned several motels. In that time, she...
April 3, 2014 - 8:24am
March 20, 2014
Grand Forks woman charged with felony abuse of grandchildren
A Grand Forks woman is charged with beating her grandchildren, ages 4 to 9, with a wooden stick and belts, taping one’s eyes shut, then open,...
News/crime and courts
March 20, 2014 - 7:20pm
March 11, 2014
NDUS data breach highlights threat to personal, financial data
When a North Dakota University System server containing the personal information of more than 290,000 people was hacked last week, it was merely the latest incident in a constant battle for online security. So, is anyone’s information safe anymore?
March 11, 2014 - 5:30am
March 9, 2014
Mixed feelings expressed about ex-principal in Dickinson accused in school fire
Who is Thomas Sander? DICKINSON, N.D. -- Thomas Sander had been working toward becoming a principal for a while. So when he got that...
March 9, 2014 - 9:15am
March 8, 2014
Swift County deputy involved in shooting is identified
BENSON, Minn. — The state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has identified the Swift County deputy in an officer-involved shooting Feb. 22 in rural Swift County. According to the Swift County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy Patrick Hammerud has been with the department for more than...
March 8, 2014 - 8:01pm
March 5, 2014
Offenses major and minor saw modest declines in Grand Forks in 2013
Violent crime in Grand Forks was down 4.6 percent last year and property crimes combined with violent crimes were 15 percent below the 10-year average in 2013, according to the police department’s annual report released Wednesday. Lesser crimes also were down by 6 percent...
News/crime and courts
March 5, 2014 - 10:00pm
February 26, 2014
Bieber bodyguard charged with snatching camera at Georgia arcade
ATLANTA - One of pop singer Justin Bieber's bodyguards has been arrested and charged with stealing a photographer's $10,000 camera outside an arcade in an Atlanta suburb, police said on Wednesday. The 32-year-old guard, Hugo Hesny, was outside a children's play center and party...
February 26, 2014 - 4:23pm
February 18, 2014
Pussy Riot members detained by police in Sochi
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Pussy Riot protest band members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova were detained on Tuesday in connection with...
February 18, 2014 - 4:40pm
February 14, 2014
Ex-Viking Darren Sharper accused of raping two women
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former professional football player Darren Sharper, a star defensive back turned television sports analyst, was charged...
February 14, 2014 - 12:53pm
February 6, 2014
Senate plan to change U.S. military sex assault rules still short on votes
WASHINGTON, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The senator leading a push to overhaul how the U.S. military handles sexual assault complaints made an urgent appeal on Thursday for more support as the measure stood seven votes short of passage before a vote expected as soon as next week. Fifty-three...
February 6, 2014 - 4:33pm
February 1, 2014
Area 911 calls at all-time high: Cellphones, population could be reasons why, officials say
When Vickie Anderson’s phone rings at work, it could be a car accident, a fire or almost any other emergency imaginable. As she...
February 1, 2014 - 7:00am
January 30, 2014
$21.6 million in counterfeit NFL goods seized ahead of Super Bowl
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Phony NFL merchandise and tickets worth $21.6 million have been seized and 50 people arrested in a crackdown on counterfeiting ahead of this weekend's Super Bowl, U.S. law enforcement officials said on Thursday. Standing beside stacks of knock-off Denver Broncos...
January 30, 2014 - 3:30pm
U.S. to launch clemency effort for low-level drug offenders
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department plans to launch an effort on Thursday to identify non-violent prison inmates convicted of low-level drug charges who would be good candidates for clemency from President Barack Obama. The department's No. 2 official, Deputy Attorney...
January 30, 2014 - 10:58am
January 29, 2014
Justin Bieber in Toronto police station; report of assault charge
TORONTO, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Canadian police charged Justin Bieber on Wednesday with assaulting a limousine driver in Toronto in December, the latest in a string of legal troubles for the young pop star. The alleged incident happened in the early hours of Dec. 30, when the limousine...
January 29, 2014 - 10:10pm