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Keith Ellison's ex-girlfriend shares medical record alleging abuse
Fatal police shooting reopened in Ramsey County
Kavanaugh accuser won't testify Monday but open to doing so later next week
Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
Trump demands a border wall but many congressional Republicans just not into it
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Grand Forks symphony celebrates 110th anniversary
Cirque du Soleil in REA will combine acrobatics and skating
3 more longtime staffers fired from 'Prairie Home' successor show
Tapping Duluth's brewing history
'PAW Patrol Live' coming to Alerus Center
Nonprofit hopes to help with housing for ex-cons in Grand Forks
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
Marilyn Hagerty: This year's parade will be special
Looking to catch Minnesota's fall colors? Here's your interactive guide
ND insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
Parise nets lone goal as Wild fall to Stars
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
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Preseason all about prep for Dubnyk
Beth Ann Tjon Wosick
Jay R. Bruce
Randall "Randy" Awes
James J. Thiery
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
OUTDOORS REPORT: Fall fishing patterns are beginning to emerge; autumn colors are becoming more apparent
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Benny Huebner youth deer season buck
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Fall hunting preview highlights habitat partnerships
Mayor Mike Brown: A great week in ND's 'best college town'
Our view: Put on a green shirt and enjoy a unique week
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
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August 13, 2018
Advocates for Minnesota inmates say weekslong lockdown 'inhumane'
STILLWATER, Minn.—An inmate-rights group is calling on the Minnesota Department of Corrections to end its lockdown at the Minnesota Department...
August 13, 2018 - 8:46pm
July 28, 2018
Koch network project gears up to help inmates re-enter society after prison
A new project funded by the network aligned with billionaire industrialist Charles Koch is tracking and monitoring 1,100 inmates in four states...
July 28, 2018 - 10:07am
March 8, 2018
No criminal charges for former ND jail officer accused by inmates of sexual misconduct
FARGO—Citing credibility issues and a lack of evidence, a Cass County, North Dakota, prosecutor has declined to file criminal charges against a former Cass County Jail officer accused of sexual misconduct by two female inmates. Documents obtained from the Cass County State's...
March 8, 2018 - 9:00pm
December 12, 2017
New state law gives jailed parents break on child support, hoping for better re-entry to society
BISMARCK—A new state law that takes effect Jan. 1 will terminate month child support obligations of incarcerated parents incarcerated for 180 days or longer. The 2017 North Dakota Legislature passed Senate Bill 2277, which aims to prevent the accumulation of large amounts of...
December 12, 2017 - 6:00pm
May 19, 2016
Stenehjem proposes shifting prison spending toward addiction treatment
FARGO -- Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem wants to shift money from incarceration to treatment to better address mental health and addiction...
May 19, 2016 - 8:15pm
December 15, 2015
Outbreak at Cass County jail in Fargo sickens more than 100
FARGO -- Authorities are investigating an outbreak of mystery illness that sickened more than 100 inmates at the Cass County Jail overnight...
December 15, 2015 - 10:00pm
December 5, 2015
North Dakota’s large inmate population keeps growing
BISMARCK -- The level of North Dakota's incarceration can be understood if the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is imagined as...
December 5, 2015 - 9:15pm
Not happy, 'terrified' - Release for inmates presents a whole new host of challenges
BISMARCK -- When inmate David Mitchell learned he was getting out on probation, he wasn't happy or excited. "I was terrified," said the 47-year-old...
December 5, 2015 - 8:15pm
December 2, 2015
New England rehab center operating $1 million in the red
NEW ENGLAND, N.D. -- An increase in inmates and the cost to house them has the Dakota Women’s Correctional Rehab Center in New England operating with about a $1 million shortfall. Area county leaders pondered the next course of action for the center while discussing the issue earlier...
December 2, 2015 - 9:20pm
November 17, 2015
Williams County facility found to have too many inmates
WILLISTON, N.D. — The Williams County jail has been ordered by the state to immediately reduce and maintain its female population to rated capacity after an inspection found the facility had 18 more females than the 20 it is presently allowed. The matter was discussed...
November 17, 2015 - 9:10pm
October 27, 2015
100 Mitchell bikes refurbished by inmates every year in Pedal Power program
Police in Mitchell pick up about 100 lost bicycles every year, and less than a quarter get returned to their owners. "Most people...
October 27, 2015 - 7:45pm
October 21, 2015
N.D. prison chief welcomes call for reforms to reduce incarcerations, boost public safety
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s top prison official welcomed news Wednesday that more than 100 current and former law enforcement leaders...
October 21, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 2, 2015
Cass jail inmate suspected of dealing acid-laced Jolly Ranchers
FARGO -- An inmate at the Cass County Jail is suspected of selling LSD-laced Jolly Ranchers to his fellow inmates. The investigation was revealed in a search warrant affidavit filed Wednesday in Cass County District Court. A Cass County Sheriff's Office detective successfully...
October 2, 2015 - 6:15am
September 25, 2015
Appleton, Minn., prison supporters want state inmates
ST. PAUL -- The latest proposal to put state prisoners in a west-central Minnesota facility appears more acceptable than when it was a privately...
September 25, 2015 - 5:19pm
June 11, 2015
Female prison worker, in love, agreed to drive getaway car for escaped New York inmates
A female prison worker being questioned by police, who are hunting two escapees from an upstate New York prison, thought she had a romantic relationship with one of them and had planned to drive the getaway car, NBC News reported on Thursday.
June 11, 2015 - 5:45pm