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BISMARCK - Gov. Jack Dalrymple has received a petition seeking the removal of McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger and asked the attorney general to conduct an investigation. A letter from...
Lt. Derik Zimmel with Grand Forks Police says Lake Agassiz Elementary School was placed on lockdown for about an hour on Tuesday Morning. He says the search for a suspect in a case not related to the school led police near the school grounds. As a safety precaution the school was placed on lockdown. He says Instruction continued and school was not disrupted. The lockdown is now lifted.
BRAINERD, Minn.—Wild rice is as synonymous with Minnesota cuisine as lakes are to the state's reputation. Wild rice has been used as a food source for centuries, and it's grown in more than half of Minnesota's counties. Clearly, it's a big deal. In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we visit a central Minnesota family which has made a living on harvesting wild rice for four generations. The crew also travels to Wisconsin for a very special pheasant hunt. See it all in this weekend's episode of "Northland Outdoors TV."
BEULAH, N.D. — Authorities have released the name of a 95-year-old Dickinson man who was killed in a two-car crash early Saturday afternoon near Beulah. John Lorenz of Dickinson died at crash site after the eastbound vehicle he was riding in collided with a northbound 2004 Chevy K2500 pickup at the intersection of highways 49 and 200, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said.
HARVEY, N.D. — The last of four suspects who allegedly kidnapped a man and left him naked in a Hanson County field was arrested Sunday. Vanessa Hakl, 36, was arrested in Harvey, North Dakota, on warrants for first-degree robbery and first-degree kidnapping. The warrants were issued for her alleged role in the Sept. 22 kidnapping of a 66-year-old man in Mitchell.
WEST FARGO - One man was injured and another could face a charge after his friend fell off a moving vehicle. The West Fargo Police were dispatched to an injury accident in the 3500 block of Eagle Run Lane at 2:05 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 23. Officers found Timothy Huser, 26, of West Fargo, with a serious but non-life threatening head injury. Witnesses told police that Huser was standing on the driver's side running board of a pickup driven by his friend, Mathew Martineau. Martineau reportedly drove less than half a city block and Huser fell off the truck onto the road.
BEULAH, N.D. -- A 95-year-old Dickinson, N.D., man was killed and two other people injured after a two-vehicle crash Saturday, Oct. 22, in Mercer County. The North Dakota Highway Patrol said Travis Weigum, 33, of Beulah was driving north in a 2004 Chevy K2500 pickup at 12:20 p.m. when it struck a 2000 Dodge Grand Caravan at the intersection of Highways 49 and 200, about 1 mile north of Beulah. According to the Highway Patrol:
Here are the results from the North Dakota Class A girls state cross country meet held Saturday, Oct. 22, in Jamestown: TEAM RESULTS
Here are the results from the North Dakota Class A boys state cross country meet held Saturday, Oct. 22, at Jamestown TEAM RESULTS
Here are the results of the North Dakota Class B girls state high school cross country meet held Saturday, Oct. 22, at Jamestown: TEAM RESULTS