ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Authorities believe the Fargo couple who were involved in a shootout with a Douglas County sheriff's deputy Feb. 24 were also responsible for a burglary at the Douglas County Animal Hospital hours
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ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – Traffic on Interstate 94 just west of here has been reduced to one lane, after a tanker truck carrying de-icing material rolled into the ditch about noon because of icy road conditions.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Often touted as a peaceful place to live, Fargo ranks better than most U.S. cities of similar size when it comes to crime rates. “Fargo is an incredibly safe and healthy community,” Police Chief Keith Ternes said of the city of 109,000 people.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – City commissioners took action Monday night that aims to protect future homeowners from potentially skyrocketing flood insurance costs. The commission voted unanimously to change its policy for how high new homes built in the flood-plain must be elevated.
MOORHEAD – Police here have issued an arrest warrant for a Fargo man accused of kidnapping a teenage runaway and sexually assaulting her in a series of motels and trailers throughout the Fargo-Moorhead area in January.RELATED CONTENT
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada on Friday upheld the sexual assault conviction of a Nova Scotia man for poking holes in his condoms before having consensual sex with his girlfriend in order to try to make her pregnant.
BISMARCK - Jaden Huntley has been trading horses for the past 10 years. The 30-year-old Bismarck man started trading horses part-time while in college at Bismarck State College and continued until he decided to make it a full-time career two years ago.RELATED CONTENT
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ST. PAUL – Allowing liquor stores to open on Sundays remains a steep climb in the Minnesota Legislature, so its prime proponent is willing to accept “baby steps.” Sen. Roger Reinert, D-Duluth, has introduced seven bills that to varying degrees allow Sunday sales, including some that make minor changes in existing state law that bans liquor store sales.
GRAND FORKS - Jennifer Blue, the ex-girlfriend of a man stabbed to death Nov. 17 near Grand Forks, has been charged with murder along with three men. She and the men will be arraigned in state district court Friday.
HILLSBORO, N.D. – The two women killed in a rollover crash near Hillsboro on Wednesday afternoon were sisters.
Bun Appetit has opened at 623 NP Ave. in downtown Fargo. Keng Dechawuth, who owns the Asian bakery with his sister-in-law, Adisara Khan, said business has been brisk since doors opened about a week ago.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO – Ceaja Philp opened Motorheadz Boutique in early January, just as the region was settling into yet another cold spell. And while the temperatures may have initially chilled foot traffic a bit, Philp said those who have made it to her motorsports apparel and décor store have given her a warm welcome.RELATED CONTENT
Amanda Johnson, a California native, and her husband, the Rev. Joe Johnson, moved to Hillsboro in 2011. When the Johnsons interviewed with the church in Hillsboro, residents said the community needed a bakery and coffeehouse. “There was a need in my heart. There was a need in the town. It was really fulfilling to be able to fulfill that need."RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – A nonprofit group that helps low-income families maintain their homes received a pick-me-up Thursday. Actually, it was a brand-new Toyota Tundra pickup with a list value of more than $30,000.RELATED CONTENT
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – Country and bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs canceled a performance tonight at the Shooting Star Casino because of “health issues,” the casino announced on its website this morning.RELATED CONTENT
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FARGO - Troy Gion tailors his attire to fit his love of the outdoors. The 25-year-old avid bike rider describes his look as “hipster before hipster,” but I like the term urban lumberjack.RELATED CONTENT
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GRAND FORKS – With a 20-point lead and less than 13 minutes to play, Kyle Card wasn’t wondering about when to empty the bench and send in the reserves.RELATED CONTENT
Moorhead - Erika Jossart can’t see out of her right eye and has had surgery on both knees – not that you can tell when the Concordia senior is on the basketball court.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – After four surgeries and the prospect of another one, Josh Colville’s right knee gave him two words of advice: That’s enough.RELATED CONTENT