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'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Twitter suspends 300,000 accounts tied to terrorism in 2017
Taxable sales and purchases rise in ND, reflecting 'new normal,' official says
crime and courts
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'Kinky Boots' delivers 'huge-hearted' Broadway musical, pumped up with sequinned swagger
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
Eatbeat: More than lively at the Ground Round
Marilyn Hagerty: Farewell, Dr. Poochigian
Marilyn Hagerty: In honor of Mary Margaret Frank
Marilyn Hagerty: Third-grader provides different view of the news
Pet-store puppies linked to bacterial outbreak among people in 7 states, CDC says
When can a child be left home alone? It depends.
Gersich named to NCHC preseason all-star team
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Elna B. Haagenson
Bette Jean Messner
Hillsboro angler looks back on Russian tourney
Dry conditions greet waterfowl hunters
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Wanted: New members for East Grand Forks Minnesota Deer Hunters Association chapter
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota pheasant numbers decline, Minnesota study reveals neonicotinoid prevalence in prairie grouse etc.
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Mike Jacobs: Incumbency matters, but no guarantee
Letters: Tax dollars shouldn't be used against workers
Letter: Policy on polling places isn't right
Their view: Cassini mission embodies best of humanity
May 15, 2017
'Somebody is everybody': Grand Forks issuing call to action to fight opioids
Opioid abuse has been on the rise in Grand Forks for more than a year, and police can readily share stories and statistics that tell the tale—with...
May 15, 2017 - 8:35pm
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 10, 2017
Five sentenced in huge meth dealing case in ND Oil Patch
DICKINSON, N.D.—A 2015 case involving the distribution of an estimated 54 pounds of methamphetamine in western North Dakota in less than...
May 10, 2017 - 7:21pm
Leader of drug ring that targeted NW Minnesota reservations, ND sentenced to 25 years
MINNEAPOLIS—The ringleader of a multi-state drug trafficking organization prosecutors say flooded the Red Lake and White Earth reservations...
May 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
May 8, 2017
Synthetic marijuana taking toll in downtown St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Over and over again, St. Paul paramedics and EMTs have responded recently to people having bad reactions after apparently smoking synthetic marijuana. Some have been unconscious, some vomiting and others in a catatonic state. The medical calls keeping the fire department...
May 8, 2017 - 9:10pm
May 5, 2017
ND extends state-funded vouchers for access to substance treatment
BISMARCK—North Dakotans who rely on state-funded vouchers to access treatment for substance use won't see a lapse in services after recent...
May 5, 2017 - 3:20pm
April 28, 2017
Fentanyl suspected in West Fargo 19-year-old's death, drug so powerful it was cleaned up with hazmat suits
WEST FARGO — A powerful synthetic opioid appears to be to blame in the death of a 19-year-old man at a West Fargo apartment, the latest...
April 28, 2017 - 8:36pm
April 21, 2017
Three sentenced in largest ever heroin seizure in northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Minneapolis man was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday for selling heroin in the Bemidji area and two co-defendants will also...
April 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
April 20, 2017
Minnesota sees 'alarming' rise in STDs, drug-related infections
ST. PAUL — State health officials are concerned about the sharp rise in sexually transmitted diseases and drug-related infections. According...
April 20, 2017 - 5:42pm
April 19, 2017
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
SPICER, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will host a bipartisan legislative forum to discuss the opioid crisis at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 22,...
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
April 18, 2017
ND Legislature updates Good Samaritan law for drug overdose situations
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers have approved changes to the state's Good Samaritan law that provides immunity to those reporting drug...
April 18, 2017 - 5:52pm
April 14, 2017
Narcan, counteragent in opioid overdoses, becoming more widely available in Minn.
ST. PAUL — Top state health officials have been working with pharmacies across Minnesota to make it easier for Minnesotans to get opiate...
April 14, 2017 - 3:51pm
April 5, 2017
Man hid heroin in child's diaper, charges say
A Grand Forks man who was arrested for driving with a suspended license tried to avoid drug charges before a social services worker discovered...
April 5, 2017 - 12:58pm
April 4, 2017
SD hot dog shop owner gets 15 years for 'pushing illegal drugs' in community
MITCHELL, S.D.—An owner of a Mitchell hot dog shop was sentenced to the state penitentiary after what the defense and prosecution described...
April 4, 2017 - 5:41pm
April 3, 2017
5 arrested in Monday morning drug raid in Casselton
CASSELTON, N.D. — Five people were arrested on drug charges Monday, April 3, after the Cass County Sheriff's Office simultaneously conducted...
April 3, 2017 - 4:03pm