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North Dakota granted background check waiver for child care providers
500 apply for 23 commissioner posts under Walz
Trump shifts as denials of payoffs prove to be lies
Two injured after minivan, North Dakota-owned snowplow collide
East Grand Forks boy's Kool-Aid stand raises $3,700 for ND Special Olympics
crime and courts
Season of magic: North Dakota Ballet Co. to present holiday dance production in Grand Forks
Kat Perkins to perform holiday show in Grand Forks
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
Christmas tour returns to Grand Forks for festive family show
Ann Bailey: Grieving is hard, especially during the holidays
Marilyn Hagerty: Only coal in the stockings of crank callers
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
Mistletoe vs. cozy cottages: States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
'Voice of the Red River Basin' calls it a career
Ellis, Hangsleben spark Wave to 2-1 win over Thief River Falls
Thursday's local scoreboard
Chargers stun Chiefs with last-second touchdown
Niederreiter stays hot, leads Wild over Panthers
Kala M. Lovgren
Jacqueline A. "Jackie" (Stenberg) Roberts
Laverne A. Manderud
Rebecca Jean Snyder Marsnik
Julie Beth (Morris) Dale
'Voice of the Red River Basin' calls it a career
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
OUTDOOR REPORT: Some resorts allow vehicle traffic on the ice but caution is crucial
Trophy Room: 11-year-old catches two trophy walleyes in same day
Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever outline conservation components in new Farm Bill; other groups praise measure
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Letter: A press pass is still a privilege
Letter: Holiday lighting brightens downtown
Letter: More transparency for North Dakota
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December 13, 2018
Grand Forks man accused of sexually assaulting child to go to trial
A Grand Forks man plans to go to trial on accusations he sexually assaulted a young child. District Court Judge John Thelen refused to lower...
19 hours 19 min ago
October 15, 2018
Bismarck man pleads not guilty to infant daughter's murder
BISMARCK -- A Bismarck man has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges in connection to the death of his 12-week-old daughter. During...
October 15, 2018 - 5:17pm
October 11, 2018
North Dakota man charged with punching crying infant in head
MINOT, N.D. -- A 29-year-old Lansford man is accused of punching his girlfriend’s 11-month-old daughter in the head with a closed fist last...
October 11, 2018 - 9:11am
September 19, 2018
West Fargo man charged in Ramsey County for hitting child
A West Fargo, N.D., man is charged with child abuse after he allegedly hit a 3-year-old in the face. Preston Charles Zornes, 25, could face up...
September 19, 2018 - 11:27am
September 17, 2018
Day care employee charged for abuse at Air Force base
A day care employee at Grand Forks Air Force Base was charged with child abuse after investigators said she pushed a child down with a cart....
September 17, 2018 - 11:28am
August 28, 2018
West Fargo man sentenced for abusing son
FARGO — A West Fargo father accused of injuring his 3-month-old son has been sentenced to five months behind bars and two years of supervised...
August 28, 2018 - 9:55pm
August 10, 2018
Charge: North Dakota day care provider pulled boy's ears after he urinated in his pants
BISMARCK—A Bismarck daycare provider is accused of grabbing a 3-year-old boy roughly by the ears for peeing his pants. Marlene Steedsman,...
August 10, 2018 - 2:26pm
June 1, 2018
Lankin man who assaulted 2-year-old sentenced to 10 years in prison
DEVILS LAKE—A Lankin, N.D., man will spend almost a decade behind bars for assaulting and temporarily paralyzing a 2-year-old child. Ramsey...
June 1, 2018 - 5:16pm
May 30, 2018
UND child center cited for not reporting incident
Social services has cited a UND child care center for not reporting suspected child abuse after a teacher reportedly gave a reverse bear hug...
May 30, 2018 - 4:54pm
May 20, 2018
'It's on everybody': A look at child protection services in Fargo-Moorhead area following three child deaths
FARGO—Three children recently died within a 60-mile radius of here, allegedly at the hands of caregivers who should have protected them....
May 20, 2018 - 3:08pm
May 15, 2018
‘No broken bones … no major scars’: Parents deny torturing 10 children found living in filth
Ten children have been removed from their home in northern California, where police say they were tortured and living in "horrible" conditions....
May 15, 2018 - 1:53pm
April 25, 2018
Twin of boy killed in Fergus Falls will be returned to Washington
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — The twin brother of a boy killed in this central Minnesota city will be returned to Washington state. Six-year-old...
April 25, 2018 - 6:29pm
April 24, 2018
Records reveal years of child abuse in former Minnesota family driven over cliff in California
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—Oregon child welfare officials knew in July 2013 that Jennifer Hart - who last month drove her wife and six adopted children...
April 24, 2018 - 4:14pm
April 19, 2018
Father charged with murder in death of 3-year-old western Minn. boy
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Wilkin County prosecutors have charged with murder the father of a 3-year-old Breckenridge boy who died April 10, according...
April 19, 2018 - 11:12am
April 17, 2018
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—The family of a 6-year-old boy slain in Fergus Falls says it knows of multiple people who called social services in...
April 17, 2018 - 10:04pm