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FARGO -- A Fargo man is accused in Cass County District Court of subjecting his girlfriend to sexual servitude by transporting her from Rochester, Minn., to Fargo and arranging for...
RHAME, N.D. -- Around 4,000 barrels of source water spilled Tuesday at a Denbury Onshore well site in Bowman County that has a history of problems. Roughly 168,000 gallons of...
BISMARCK – Some lucky player won $25,000 a year for life Monday in North Dakota’s newest lottery game. The winning Lucky for Life ticket was sold at Farmers Union Oil...
DILWORTH, Minn. -- The principal of the Glyndon-Felton Elementary School has been placed on administrative leave, Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District Superintendent Bryan Thygeson said Monday, Aug. 8. Shannon Jean Dahlberg, 45,...
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we explore the phenomenal growth of the Minnesota Clay Target League, the fastest growing high school sport in the state. Host Bret Amundson and the crew followed the Pillager high team to the state meet in Alexandria, Minn., which is the world's largest shooting sports event, featuring nearly 7,000 shooters. Then Amundson and the crew headed to Clear Lake, Wis., for the North American Hunting Retriever Association's Annual Invitational. See it all in this weekend's episode of "Northland Outdoors TV."
STANLEY, N.D. -- A man killed in a rollover accident in Mountrail County on Friday has been identified. The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the victim as Eugene Reider, 55, of Ormand Beach, Fla. Reider was driving a 2007 Dodge Charger on Highway 8 about 20 miles south of Stanley shortly after noon on Friday when he crossed the highway and hit a culvert in the opposite ditch, landing on its top.
The disturbing case of Timothy Sola illustrates the challenges in prosecuting men accused of violence against women. Sola was charged with rape, aggravated assault and terrorizing. His victim told investigators that Sola forced her to perform sexual acts, choked her, punched her and threatened her life. A veteran prosecutor said he couldn't remember many cases "quite as horrific."
MOORHEAD - Crews continue to search for a vehicle that possibly went into the Red River on the Moorhead side. The call came in just after 2 a.m. Saturday. Witnesses said they saw a vehicle enter the river near Trefoil Park. Police, firefighters, and Valley Water Rescue responded, but after hours of searching still have not located the vehicle.
WATFORD CITY — A 42-year-old man who died after the cement truck he was driving crashed and rolled has been identified, according to a North Dakota Highway Patrol report. Damon Miller, of Hebron, died after the truck went onto the shoulder of the road, Miller overcorrected and the truck went into the ditch and rolled. The crashed happened about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday on N.D. Highway 1806 about 14 miles north of Watford City in McKenzie County. Miller died at the scene, the report said.
HUDSON, Wis. -- An inattentive driving ticket gave way to felony charges after a man, allegedly overcome by guilt, came forward to tell authorities that his crash with a Hudson...