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Facebook Marketplace robber is sentenced to more than 8 years in prison
MnDOT reminds residents where political signs aren’t allowed
Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
Woman who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault wants FBI to investigate before testifying
Arab Film Fest blames White House for blocking artists' visas
crime and courts
'PAW Patrol Live' coming to Alerus Center
Netflix sets record with 23 Emmys, tying HBO for TV awards
Children's book tackles racism in age of Colin Kaepernick
Anderson Cooper accuses Donald Trump Jr. of 'tweeting lies' with old hurricane photo
Mother of slain journalist James Foley says filmmaker took their story
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone loves a parade
American eating habits are changing faster than fast food can keep up
I turned sandwich crusts and my 5-year-old's other food rejects into new favorites
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
Tuesday's sports scoreboard
Austin, Odorizzi lead Twins over Tigers
UND defense prepares for Potato Bowl game against Idaho State
UND, Idaho State games have come down to the wire
Delaware coach knows the drill in preparing his team for the Fargodome
Michael L. Tunseth
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
North Dakota's Youth Pheasant Weekend set for Sept. 29-30
Governor proclaims Sept. 22 as Hunting and Fishing Day in North Dakota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
Mike Jacobs: North Dakota's Senate race far from over
The Forum: Create brighter future for UND, NDSU
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Letter: Provost has done heavy lifting for UND
Commentary: Kilbourne Group and R.D. Offutt Co. did the right thing
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August 15, 2018
Minnesota care attendant charged with sexually assaulting 70-year-old paraplegic woman
BURNSVILLE, Minn.—A 35-year-old Savage, Minn., man who worked as a personal care attendant at a Burnsville senior care center sexually...
August 15, 2018 - 9:18pm
Former Minn. teacher sentenced for criminal sexual conduct with student
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. -- A former Burnsville High School music teacher who admitted to having sex with a teenage student was sentenced Thursday,...
June 15, 2018 - 1:45pm
May 24, 2018
Bear saunters into Twin Cities neighborhood, prompts warning from city
BURNSVILLE, Minn. -- A large black bear was seen sauntering in a southeast Burnsville neighborhood Thursday, prompting the city to ask residents to be alert and to not leave pets or small children unattended. “Burnsville Police Officers could ‘bear-ly’ believe their eyes early...
May 24, 2018 - 6:50pm
March 6, 2018
Former Minn. music teacher pleads guilty to having sex with teen student
BURNSVILLE, Minn-- A former Burnsville High School music teacher has pleaded guilty to having sex with a teenage student. Erik Michael Akervik,...
March 6, 2018 - 6:43am
January 4, 2018
Sioux Falls coroner: Minn. college freshman died of heart disease on flight home
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—An autopsy revealed that heart disease killed the 18-year-old college student from Burnsville who died while on a plane...
January 4, 2018 - 9:18pm
December 30, 2017
College freshman on Christmas break dies on flight home: Family grieves, with no explanation yet
BURNSVILLE, Minn. — A Burnsville family is in shock over the sudden, unexplained death of their 18-year-old son, who fell asleep on a plane...
December 30, 2017 - 9:48pm
November 11, 2017
Bus crash injures eight Burnsville, Minn., teens headed to church retreat
CANNON FALLS, Minn. -- Freezing rain contributed to a bus rollover that injured eight Burnsville, Minn., students on their way to a church retreat...
November 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
November 6, 2017
Minn. woman says college failed to protect her from peers' retaliation after fraternity rape report
BURNSVILLE, Minn.—A Burnsville woman cannot hold Iowa State University responsible for her alleged fraternity house rape, but the school...
November 6, 2017 - 6:40pm
September 24, 2017
Cause of Savage, Minn., teen's death at NDSU known but not released to public
FARGO—A preliminary cause of death has been determined in the case of a teen found dead Sunday, Sept. 17, at a North Dakota State University...
September 24, 2017 - 6:07am
May 9, 2017
Burnsville Menards worker dies in forklift accident
BURNSVILLE - A 27-year-old man is dead after a forklift mishap at a Menards store in Burnsville last week. Alec Michael Saunders of Burnsville...
May 9, 2017 - 4:05pm
April 11, 2017
Burnsville teacher accused of sexually explicit communication with student
BURNSVILLE, MInn. — A Burnsville High School music teacher is accused of having sexually explicit electronic communication with a student over...
April 11, 2017 - 5:19pm
November 8, 2016
Apparent innocent bystander, 69, fatally shot at Minnesota Dollar Tree ID'd
BURNSVILLE, Minn.—A shooting at a Burnsville Dollar Tree on Monday cost a 69-year-old customer his life. The man was unconnected to a dispute...
November 8, 2016 - 8:51pm
October 29, 2016
Burnsville sued by family of man fatally shot by officers
BURNSVILLE, Minn. — The family of Map Kong has filed a federal civil rights suit against the city of Burnsville and three of its police...
October 29, 2016 - 11:14am
March 18, 2016
Officers involved in Minnesota McDonald’s shooting identified
BURNSVILLE, Minn. -- Five officers involved in a shooting resulting in the death of a person at a McDonald’s restaurant early Thursday morning have been identified.
March 18, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 11, 2015
Better Business Bureau urges to watch for asphalt paving scams
BURNSVILLE, Minn. -- The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota warns homeowners and business owners that suspect asphalt firms are in the area trying to rustle up jobs. These operators often go door-to-door claiming they have extra asphalt from a nearby...
August 11, 2015 - 4:30pm