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Man arrested trying to scale White House barrier
Twin Cities man warned wife she would ‘cry blood’ in Amber Alert incident, charges say
Dam releases to counter rising Missouri River
N.D., Minn. officials speak out on family separations for border-crossers
Minn. has one of its most-deadly weekends on roads in months as 11 die
crime and courts
Whether rocked or stocked, 'sneakerhead' culture is alive
Scheduling delayed Josh Duhamel’s honorary UND degree
A native of Hallock, Minn., Duck Dynasty star 'Mountain Man' pays a visit to Red River Valley
How to get a clutter-free kitchen in 22 easy steps
Kat Perkins' annual Medora concert set for June 30
Year's first human West Nile case found in North Dakota
Marilyn Hagerty: Fit for a queen
Eatbeat: All that's missing is more olives
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
Barry Trotz steps down as head coach of Washington Capitals despite Stanley Cup win
Athletes disqualified from ND state track meet want to make sure other competitors don't suffer same fate
PGA, 3M announce seven-year deal for Twin Cities tour event
High-class leaderboard spares USGA's blushes at U.S. Open
Vikings to honor late coach Green
Ardis I. Mandt
Nelson L. Stave
John Jerome Hegg
Spring breeding duck numbers decline in North Dakota, Game and Fish Department survey shows
Conservation Reserve Program enrollment now open in North Dakota
Nancy Black walleye
Paul Sum walleye
Rich Lehn catfish
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Q&A: Should North Dakota tap the Legacy Fund?
Our view: Another try on Postal Reform Act
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
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April 25, 2018
Grafton man faces multiple charge after hostage situation prompted standoff
GRAFTON, N.D.—A Grafton man faces numerous charges after police say he held three women hostage at gunpoint. Guadalupe Rodriguez Benavidez...
April 25, 2018 - 4:09pm
April 23, 2018
Grand Forks man to spend more than 7 years in prison for robbery that sparked standoff
The second defendant in a robbery that led to a standoff last year in Grand Forks was ordered to spend more than seven years in prison. Fahad...
April 23, 2018 - 5:01pm
March 8, 2018
One pleads guilty in Grand Forks robbery case that led to shots fired, standoff
A 19-year-old will spend more than 2 years in prison for his role in a robbery that led to shots fired and a standoff in Grand Forks last year,...
March 8, 2018 - 8:07pm
February 1, 2018
Woodbury man charged after hotel standoff in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — The Woodbury man arrested Tuesday, Jan. 30, after a 36-hour standoff with police at a hotel on the University of Minnesota...
February 1, 2018 - 7:50pm
Man found guilty of attempted murder of police officer in West Fargo standoff
FARGO — A Cass County District Court jury has found Jan-Michel Wangstad guilty of a charge of attempted murder in connection with an armed...
December 1, 2017 - 6:59pm
November 14, 2017
Man in custody after reports of gunshots and a standoff in Harwood
HARWOOD, N.D. - A man is in custody following reports of gunshots and an overnight standoff at a Harwood residence. Police arrived at the home...
November 14, 2017 - 6:26am
July 16, 2017
Fergus Falls man held for terrorizing following armed standoff
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—A 27-year-old man is in custody following a 2½-hour standoff with police during which he barricaded himself in his...
July 16, 2017 - 4:21pm
March 28, 2017
SD man who nearly killed state patrolman in standoff gets 30 years
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. — Before being sentenced to spend 30 years in prison for a 24-hour standoff, the man responsible for shooting a South...
March 28, 2017 - 6:46pm
March 17, 2017
Two more arrests made in Minn. standoff
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Two people -- one of whom is a juvenile -- were arrested Friday, a day after allegedly escaping the scene of a standoff near...
March 17, 2017 - 5:39pm
Arrest made after Jamestown police block off street, officers entered home to find it empty
The Jamestown Police Department is blocking 3rd Street Northwest between 3rd and 4th Avenues Northwest as officers attempt to communicate with...
January 17, 2017 - 2:48pm
October 15, 2016
Thief River Falls man arrested after hours-long standoff
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A 46-year-old man was arrested this morning in connection to an assault that police said prompted an hours-long standoff...
October 15, 2016 - 9:18pm
September 21, 2016
Police robot sent into home, talks armed man out of standoff
ST. PAUL—A man who terrorized his ex-girlfriend by brandishing a gun and firing it into the air was persuaded by a robot to surrender to...
September 21, 2016 - 3:46pm
September 7, 2016
VIDEO: Armed standoff north of Ulen, Minn., ends
ULEN, Minn. -- Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist confirmed that a standoff between law enforcement and an armed man that lasted for hours Wednesday...
September 7, 2016 - 5:23pm
August 24, 2016
Man in Grand Forks motel standoff sentenced to two years in prison
An Arvilla, N.D., man quietly wiped away tears Wednesday as he was sentenced to two years in prison for threatening to shoot police officers...
August 24, 2016 - 4:38pm
August 18, 2016
Armed man dead after standoff with police in south Fargo
FARGO—Fargo police responded to a report of a disturbance in the 2600 block of Ninth Avenue South on Thursday evening, Aug. 18. At 7:20 p.m.,...
August 18, 2016 - 9:25pm