FARGO — U.S. Judge Ralph Erickson told lawyers from both sides of the last-stage death sentence appeal by Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. he would like them to "narrow" the number of issues to consider, if possible.RELATED CONTENT
BOSTON - Target Corp said hackers have stolen data from up to 40 million credit and debit cards of shoppers who visited its stores during the first three weeks of the holiday season in the second-largest such breach reported by a U.S. retailer.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Officials have put a $125,000 price tag on the damage caused Tuesday night when a small fire triggered the sprinkler system in the Fargo High Rise.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Thursday unveiled his much-anticipated list of “extraordinary places” in North Dakota and an accompanying set of proposed rules that would require oil companies applying for permits to submit a plan to minimize the impacts of oil and gas drilling in those areas.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – City officials are honing in on a price and a size for the proposed new City Hall, but the lead architect is cautioning that design work could take longer than anticipated.
WEST FARGO – By this time next year, the school district here will have two new elementary schools and a third one under construction, and it may have to keep building if the city continues to grow at its current rate.
MOORHEAD – A Fargo woman was injured in a three-car accident near here Wednesday that started when her car was rear-ended by another vehicle.
FARGO – A man attempting to shoplift clothes from West Acres Shopping Center was chased by mall security before he was arrested in a residential neighborhood by police here on Tuesday.
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man has pleaded guilty to arson in a fire last July at the former Coach’s Sports Pub in downtown Moorhead.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – North Dakota State University will honor its latest graduates during a winter commencement ceremony that starts at 4 p.m. Friday in the Bison Sports Arena.
ST. PAUL - Attorneys representing nearly 700 sex offenders asked a federal judge Wednesday to declare the Minnesota Sex Offender Program unconstitutional.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - It was another routine-looking drill in football practice when Jeremy Gordon heard the pop in his knee. There are normally two words associated with that sound: Season. Ending.RELATED CONTENT
The Forum Communications sports team of Eric Peterson, Kevin Schnepf, Jeff Kolpack and Dom Izzo will be covering the New Hampshire at North Dakota State FCS semifinal football game Friday.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS – The University of North Dakota football team was delivered a major blow Wednesday as two of the program’s top players decided to transfer.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS – The candidate pool for the University of North Dakota head football coaching job has been narrowed to two, and the finalists happen to work in the same building.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Nothing beats fresh homemade eggnog, but at least one organic variety comes in a close second.
“Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson has been suspended from the A&E reality series, following anti-gay remarks he made in an interview with GQ magazine.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - At a farm equipment auction in early December, Emily Gustafson’s six-month baby bump prompted a stranger to ask her if she was “bred.” The 31-year-old uncomfortably replied, “Yes,” and the man remarked that she looked like it, and then walked away. After the awkward exchange, Gustafson felt uneasy.
Ban on traditional 40- and 60-watt light bulbs takes effect Jan. 1, but retailers can sell them until their supply runs out
FARGO – Consumers will not be left in the dark by a Jan. 1 ban on the production of traditional 40- and 60-watt light bulbs.
The Forum is looking to visit a small town within 60 miles of the Fargo-Moorhead area to showcase in a photo story what makes your town unique.