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April 30, 2014
West Fargo man charged with trying to kill neighbor with tomahawk
FARGO – A West Fargo man is charged with attempted murder after allegedly trying to kill with a tomahawk a neighbor he had been stalking. Kokouvi Mawuena Afidegnon, 30, was charged Monday in Cass County District Court with one count of Class AA attempted murder, two counts...
April 30, 2014 - 8:30am
April 18, 2014
Teen girl shot by 12-year-old boy in North Dakota
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A teenage girl is in the hospital after being shot by a boy on U.S. Highway 2 near Williston early Friday morning. A 12-year-old boy shot the 15-year-old girl while they were in a vehicle shortly before 1 a.m. Friday, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office...
April 18, 2014 - 12:39pm
April 16, 2014
Judge strikes down N.D. fetal heartbeat abortion law
BISMARCK – A federal judge on Wednesday struck down a North Dakota law that would ban fetal-heartbeat abortions, calling it “an invalid and unconstitutional law” that would ban nearly all abortions at the state’s only clinic providing the procedure. U.S. District...
April 16, 2014 - 11:24am
March 29, 2014
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Gophers win first-round game; UND, Union punch Frozen Four tickets
ST. PAUL — When the Gophers hockey team flexed its way to a 3-0 lead after one period, it seemed like Robert Morris would need the mythical...
March 29, 2014 - 10:47pm
March 28, 2014
COLLEGE HOCKEY: North Dakota, Ferris to meet in Midwest Regional final
CINCINNATI – A week ago, Wisconsin won a dramatic game that helped North Dakota get into the NCAA tournament. UND didn’t return any favors...
March 28, 2014 - 11:36pm
March 27, 2014
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Badgers, North Dakota meet in Midwest Regionals
CINCINNATI — Wisconsin is on the four-year plan. In 2006, it used a senior-laden team to win the school’s sixth national championship. The next three years were a struggle with a young team, but once the Badgers had another veteran crop in 2010, they played for the national...
March 27, 2014 - 10:25pm
March 21, 2014
3 Grand Forks women charged with abusing children
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A grandmother is charged with beating her grandchildren, ages 4 to 9, with a wooden stick and belts, taping one's eyes shut, then open, and taping dirty diapers on their heads and keeping them from eating and drinking. Jacqueline Peltier, 50, faces 13...
March 21, 2014 - 9:55am
March 19, 2014
Victim of house fire in Grand Forks dies
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Matthew Heisler, found unconscious in his house near the University of North Dakota in a house fire Sunday, died Tuesday morning in a Minneapolis hospital, according to his family.
March 19, 2014 - 8:53am
March 18, 2014
Former N.D. attorney general found dead
FARGO – Former North Dakota Attorney General Nicholas Spaeth was found dead here Sunday, police say. He was 64. Fargo police Lt. Joel Vettel said officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Eighth Street South at 1:43 p.m. Sunday. Dispatchers had received a call...
March 18, 2014 - 9:08am
March 8, 2014
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Minnesota rallies to top North Dakota, win third straight conference title
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota scored two power play goals in the second period and made those goals stand up as the Gophers defeated North Dakota 3-1 Saturday night in the championship game of the WCHA Final Faceoff women’s hockey tournament at the Sanford Center. The Gophers held an...
March 8, 2014 - 10:36pm
March 7, 2014
WCHA FINAL FACE-OFF: North Dakota rides goalie to upset over No. 2 Wisconsin
BEMIDJI — Shelby Amsley-Benzie shrugged off the suggestion that any of the 35 saves she made Friday night were game-changers. Among the many...
March 7, 2014 - 11:32pm
VIDEO: New Town shot at GF tournament makes No. 1 play on SportsCenter
March 7, 2014 - 8:23am
February 18, 2014
Fargo student pulled from pool, taken to hospital
FARGO – A male student was pulled from the pool at Fargo South High School on Tuesday morning and his condition is "serious," Fargo Schools Superintendent Jeff Schatz said at a news conference. Schatz said two staff members were in the pool at the time. The student was...
February 18, 2014 - 2:57pm
February 5, 2014
Woman found dead in mobile home with no propane on Standing Rock Reservation
By Mike Nowatzki Forum News Service FORT YATES, N.D. – Authorities believe hypothermia caused the death of a woman found dead Tuesday morning in a mobile home with no propane in its tank on the Standing Rock Reservation, where a propane shortage recently prompted...
February 5, 2014 - 10:57am
February 4, 2014
N.D. woman jailed in husband’s death
FINLEY, N.D. – A Finley woman was jailed Monday in connection with the suspicious death of her husband.
February 4, 2014 - 8:01pm