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Two hearings, two distinct messages in northern Minn. on Enbridge's Line 3
McFeely: Committee hopes to make Super Bowl a statewide event
Lawsuit filed over fatal Minnesota school explosion
With more Minnesota wolves, and more attacks on livestock, program out of cash
Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
crime and courts
'Legends of Terror' returns to the Myra Museum
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
'Born This Way' cast member to speak Saturday at Buddy Walk
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone has to start somewhere
Marilyn Hagerty: Home for Homecoming
The unsexy but effective diet plan
Ending on a high note for Grand Forks Central football
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Bast could make debut vs. Gophers
Wednesday's local scoreboard
Wednesday's local clipboard
Betty R. Hughes
Florence J. Myers
Bear hit in Grand Forks County weighed 300 pounds
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Gerdes Nation marks 50-year tradition
IN THE FIELD
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
Letter: Plan no longer threatens N.D. economy
Letter: Pretending fault lies with weapon is foolish
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
Column: Public servants hostile to openness aren't worthy of public service
September 28, 2017
U.S. Senate confirms Fargo trial judge to federal appeals court
WASHINGTON — Judge Ralph Erickson was in the midst of presiding over a murder trial when his law clerk sent him a message informing him...
September 28, 2017 - 8:33pm
September 14, 2017
Senate committee unanimously supports Fargo judge for federal appeals court
FARGO — A Senate panel unanimously voted to approve the nomination of U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson to the 8th Circuit U.S. Court...
September 14, 2017 - 2:19pm
June 7, 2017
Trump nominates U.S. District Court judge in Fargo to federal appeals court
FARGO — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced that President Trump has nominated U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson to a seat on the 8th...
June 7, 2017 - 7:20pm
March 27, 2017
34-year-old is first judicial appointment by Burgum
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Benjamen Johnson was sworn in Monday as a district court judge, the first judicial appointment by new Gov. Doug Burgum. The...
March 27, 2017 - 9:43pm
November 22, 2016
Supreme Court decides to keep judge position in Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The North Dakota Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a judgeship in Williston should be retained after the retirement of Northwest...
November 22, 2016 - 9:38pm
October 26, 2016
Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Minnesota teachers union protections
ST. PAUL—A lawsuit from four Minnesota parents that claimed the state's teachers union rules protect bad teachers and perpetuate the state's...
October 26, 2016 - 9:47pm
October 25, 2016
Petition to impeach Montana judge for 60-day incest rape sentence reaches 80,000 signatures
Signatures on a petition to impeach a Montana judge who handed down a 60-day sentence for a man who admitted to raping his 12-year-old daughter...
October 25, 2016 - 3:46pm
September 19, 2016
North Dakota courts face budget cuts
A year ago, 37-year-old Chris Lillico had hit rock bottom. It was September 2015 when police caught him with a meth pipe and a baggie lined with...
September 19, 2016 - 9:41am
September 8, 2016
Seven apply to fill vacant Grand Forks judgeship
The Northeast Central Judicial District vacancy left by the resignation of Judge Debbie G. Kleven could soon be filled. Seven lawyers have submitted applications for the position and now will be interviewed by the Judicial Nominating Committee. That committee will then make recommendations...
September 8, 2016 - 11:56am
August 2, 2016
Fargo area judge who presided over war crimes trials in Kosovo has died
FARGO—Kathleen Ann Weir, a former Clay County District Court judge who helped Kosovo rebuild its justice system after a civil war, died Sunday,...
August 2, 2016 - 7:45am
June 10, 2016
State Bar Association survey gives Tufte top marks in N.D. Supreme Court race
BISMARCK – State Bar Association attorneys gave Southeast Judicial District Judge Jerod Tufte higher marks than his opponent in the race...
June 10, 2016 - 6:00pm
May 16, 2016
Governor Dayton appoints judge for western Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Governor Mark Dayton appointed Heidi M. Chandler Monday as a district judge covering western Minnesota. "Chandler has shown an unwavering commitment to justice throughout her distinguished career as a prosecutor, in private practice and as a judicial law clerk," Dayton...
May 16, 2016 - 6:31pm
April 21, 2016
Three finalists named for northern Minnesota judgeship
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota’s Commission on Judicial Selection announced Thursday three candidates to fill a vacancy in the Ninth Judicial...
April 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
March 18, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Dayton appoints new district court judge
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Bridgid E. Dowdal as a district court judge in the state’s Tenth District on Friday. Dowdal replaces Judge Alan F. Pendleton. She is currently the chief legal counsel for the office of the Inspector General in the Minnesota...
March 18, 2016 - 5:15pm
January 9, 2016
Judge reprimands Rep. Newberger for ‘ex parte’ letter
ST. PAUL -- A district judge reprimanded a legislator last month for sending a letter about a case under the judge’s review. “I am respectfully...
January 9, 2016 - 6:30pm