In her young life, 4-year-old Leah Ashley Johnson has experienced many losses. Her father, Eric Johnson, died Oct. 31 in a car crash near Wyndmere, N.D. Her mother, Heather Johnson, died in a car crash in Rhode Island in November 2005.RELATED CONTENT
Anderson ‘widely known for integrity’
A former federal prosecutor and veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps is the man the city of Fargo has picked to investigate problems with a Fargo roadway linked to a fatal crash.
It’s good to see snow instead of sand,” said Donald Clarke, moments after the staff sergeant stepped off the plane Wednesday at Fargo’s Hector International Airport.RELATED CONTENT
Work has already begun on Judge Ronald N. Davies High School at 70th Avenue and 25th Street South in Fargo and school officials hope construction will start in earnest early in 2009. Done deal, right? Not so fast, say some who feel that School District residents should have been allowed to vote on the project, expected to cost $44.4 million.RELATED CONTENT
Billie Wegner had clipped her dog’s toenails before and sometimes it earned her a growl or a snap from Noah, her 10-year-old Great Pyrenees. But the Hawley, Minn., woman wasn’t prepared for what happened Monday when she tried to groom her dog.
Rich Kostynick Jr. says his dad isn’t one to blow his own horn too loudly. So others are doing it for him.RELATED CONTENT
The death of Lyndon Wayne Lee on Friday in a grain bin on Lee’s rural Kindred, N.D., farm was a significant loss to his community in many ways, said Ken Blilie, Kindred’s fire chief.
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Wrecks involving young people propel Gruchalla’s push to raise driving age in North Dakota.
In 25 years as a North Dakota Highway Patrol trooper, Ed Gruchalla saw his share of young drivers who encountered tragedy.
The president of the Fargo School Board said after a closed-door session Friday that he is optimistic the district and the city of Fargo will come to terms on a disputed parcel of land.RELATED CONTENT
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Ah, the good old National Rifle Association: Paranoid bully that it is – with its anti-government fixation on arming/alarming Americans and threatening politicians – its heyday might be in the rearview mirror.RELATED CONTENT
When it comes to drunken drivers causing the deaths of innocent people on our roads, America is out of excuses.RELATED CONTENT
Perhaps you have heard the new Boy Scout Oath:RELATED CONTENT
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In the aftermath of Michigan Democratic legislator Lisa Brown being banned by her Republican counterparts from speaking on the Michigan House floor after she said “vagina” during debate over anti-abortion legislation, even the Republicans must wonder what they were thinking. Women’s private parts: so political and popular, tooRELATED CONTENT
The physician with the beat-up motorcycle helmet in his hand was a pathology resident at the university, a doctor who moonlighted in a hospital emergency room to make extra money while completing his training. Cost of weak helmet laws counted in money and painRELATED CONTENT
My advice to adult children: Be specific.RELATED CONTENT
Oh, the price tags: $247 million for flood mitigation, $393 million for infrastructure, $350 million for the diversion.RELATED CONTENT
Time to check my crops. OK, “my” might not be the right word, since I don’t own the land and don’t know who does.RELATED CONTENT