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Census: More than half of Minnesota's counties lost residents in 2017
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Jane Freeman, wife of state's first Democratic Gov. Orville Freeman and mother of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, dies at 96
Judge tells Twin Cities cop 'I am a Ramsey County judge,' gets DUI anyway
Man shot by Fargo police charged with two felonies
crime and courts
DuShon Monique Brown, actress who starred in 'Chicago Fire,' dead at 49
'Page-turner' comes to stage
Design, art, eggs and music usher in spring
CNN chief calls Fox News 'propaganda machine,' and Hannity responds
Rebooted Roseanne is a proud 'deplorable' - can she be the Trump era's Archie Bunker?
Faith news: Churches plan Holy Week events
Marilyn Hagerty: Kluski and golabki this weekend in Minto
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
'Dogs do it again: Swaney’s overtime game-winner sends UMD into region final
Friday's local scoreboard
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
NCAA TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Air Force stuns St. Cloud State
Debra L. Lee
Judith M. Anderson
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Outdoors report: There's still time for an ice fishing trip, but trail conditions are deteriorating
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Doug Leier: Drawing a once-in-a-lifetime license doesn't guarantee success
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
Letter: The students aren't wrong; Rob Port is
Letter: Teachers are trained to teach students, period
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Letter: NRA must accept it should be regulated
Severe Weather Announcements (6)
March 21, 2018
ND attorney general bans phony charity operator
BISMARCK -- A man who apparently has fled back to Texas has been banned from conducting business in North Dakota after operating a phony Red...
March 21, 2018 - 2:51pm
March 14, 2018
2 Cass County contractors banned from doing business in North Dakota
BISMARCK — Two unlicensed Cass County contractors have been banned from doing business in North Dakota after it was determined in Cass...
March 14, 2018 - 5:37pm
February 19, 2018
Filing deadline extended for victims of scams involving Western Union
BISMARCK—The Federal Trade Commission has extended the deadline to May 31 for victims of fraud involving money transfers through Western Union to file claims to get their money back. As a result of a joint investigation by the FTC, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S....
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 9, 2018
St. Paul brothers sentenced for health care fraud
ST. PAUL—Twin brothers from St. Paul who were involved, along with the former mayor of Stillwater, Minn., in a years-long, multimillion-dollar health care fraud and tax-conspiracy case have been sentenced to prison. Thurlee Belfrey, 52, was sentenced to eight years in prison...
February 9, 2018 - 7:59pm
February 1, 2018
Pennsylvania man banned from doing business in North Dakota for consumer fraud
BISMARCK — A Pennsylvania man operating a discount travel service under several fictitious names has been banned from doing business in North Dakota. Thomas Joseph, who lists addresses in two Pennsylvania cities, violated the state's consumer fraud, transient merchant and business...
February 1, 2018 - 3:09am
October 22, 2017
Woman who stole from drowning victim's GoFundMe sentenced for bad checks
BAUDETTE, Minn.—A northern Minnesota woman who was convicted of stealing money from a fundraising account for three men killed in a 2015...
October 22, 2017 - 4:30pm
October 4, 2017
Ex-ND chiropractor accused of submitting more than $100,000 in false billing claims
FARGO—An Illinois man is charged in Cass County District Court with insurance fraud after being accused of defrauding Blue Cross Blue Shield...
October 4, 2017 - 8:02pm
October 2, 2017
Fargo, New Salem contractors banned from doing business in ND
BISMARCK -- Two unlicensed contractors have been banned from doing business in North Dakota “for the foreseeable future,” Attorney General...
October 2, 2017 - 11:17am
September 27, 2017
Ex-Stillwater mayor gets year in prison, must pay $2 million to IRS
MINNEAPOLIS — Former Stillwater Mayor Ken Harycki, who pleaded guilty to conspiring to defraud the U.S. government of millions of dollars,...
September 27, 2017 - 8:42pm
August 16, 2017
Minnesota attorney general accuses 2 lending firms of scamming seniors, veterans
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's attorney general filed a lawsuit Wednesday, Aug. 16, against two lending firms, accusing them of bilking money from...
August 16, 2017 - 8:45pm
August 4, 2017
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli found guilty of securities fraud, faces up to 20 years in prison
NEW YORK - Martin Shkreli was convicted of three of eight counts of securities fraud Friday. He faces up to 20 years in prison, though legal...
August 4, 2017 - 2:21pm
July 27, 2017
Manvel man charged with felony fraud, witness tampering
A Manvel, N.D., man faces three felony charges after police say he stole credit cards and racked up hundreds of dollars in charges at Grand Forks...
July 27, 2017 - 12:52pm
June 6, 2017
Iowa biofuels promoter to plead guilty to fraud charges
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — An Iowa biofuels promoter and former stock broker plans to plead guilty to federal fraud charges, meaning he'll move...
June 6, 2017 - 7:17am
May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
April 27, 2017
8 extradited from Jamaica to ND to face lottery fraud charges
BISMARCK - Eight Jamaicans charged in an advance fee "lottery scam" are now in custody in the United States after the Jamaican government ordered them extradited, U.S. Attorney for North Dakota Chris Myers announced Thursday, April 27. The eight were arrested in Jamaica more than...
April 27, 2017 - 8:03pm