‘I was doing my civic duty’: Murder suspect talks about shooting two teens in self-recorded monologue
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. – Audio recordings captured conversations Byron Smith had alone in his home following the Thanksgiving Day 2012 shootings of Nick Brady and Haile Kifer.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The South Dakota High School Activities Association is considering a proposal that would allow transgender students to participate in extra-curricular activities according to their self-identified gender rather than the gender listed on their records.RELATED CONTENT
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Lake Park’s mayor is expected to report to jail here by May 7 to serve out a 30-day sentence for stealing more than $5,000 from his sister, a Down syndrome patient in an assisted-living facility.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – New data shows that residential Internet customers here might not be getting all the downloading horsepower they’re paying for. Median download speeds for Fargo residents are about 30 percent slower than what Internet service providers are advertising, according to a yearlong study by broadband testing and network diagnostic company Ookla.
GRAND FORKS – Somewhere in a New Mexico landfill is a legendary cache of Atari artifacts from the early days of American video games, and University of North Dakota archaeologist Bill Caraher is headed there next week to help in the excavation.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – A Fargo man is charged with felony burglary after allegedly awakening a friend early Saturday morning with texted photos of her stolen cat.
Project still needs federal approval BISMARCK – State regulators granted a permit Wednesday for a high-voltage power line that will cross the area of an 1864 battle between American Indians and Army soldiers in western North Dakota.RELATED CONTENT
OTTAWA – Canada will require that the use of older rail cars for carrying crude oil be phased out within three years, even though the United States has yet to make such a rule change.
FARGO – An attitude of gratitude turned out to be a winning recipe for Heidi Deplazes. The Fargo Sullivan Middle School sixth-grader is one of North Dakota’s two Prudential Spirit of Community Award winners for 2014.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo -- Paul Anderson is transparent about his plans for his stained glass business in south Fargo.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The total value of all building permits issued in the Fargo-Moorhead area in the first three months of the year set a first-quarter record at about $93.6 million, according to numbers released Wednesday by the Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - With needle and thread, Suzanne Spiese transforms dancers into magical inhabitants of Wonderland.RELATED CONTENT
Eric Hill, a 32-year-old contestant on the upcoming season of ABC's “The Bachelorette,” died in a paragliding accident over the weekend, People reported.
NEW YORK - It's been a big year for Lupita Nyong'o. After winning an Oscar and a lucrative advertising deal the actress was named on Wednesday as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by People magazine.RELATED CONTENT
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FARGO - Thousands take part the Fargo Marathon each year and everyone who runs has a story to tell.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Esley Thorton began his North Dakota State football career as a dual-threat quarterback who could run and throw. He’ll end his career next season as a dual-threat linebacker.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - When Zach Bosh took over as head coach of the North Dakota State men’s club lacrosse team in 2010, he had one word to describe the Bison. “Average,” Bosh said.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – For 42 years, Roger Twigg was either coaching cross country and track and field or handling the duties of athletic director at Crosby-Ironton High School in Minnesota. He’s retired now but certainly not out of the running business.RELATED CONTENT