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A Texas day care owner kept children tied to car seats in her closet, police say
Day 1 of William Hoehn trial: Jury picked to decide fate of murder conspiracy suspect
Charges: Co-worker assaults, slashes tires on ND man’s car for not getting ride home
Brine spill contaminates farmland in far northwest North Dakota
North Dakota Senate debates edge closer: Politicians weigh in on impact of Heitkamp-Cramer appearances
crime and courts
Gophers' P.J. Fleck knows interim Maryland coach well
UND, Idaho State games have come down to the wire
Delaware coach knows the drill in preparing his team for the Fargodome
Vikings bring back defensive tackle Tom Johnson, sign kicker Dan Bailey
Wild's Nate Prosser always fighting for, and winning, roster spots
high school sports
Letter: Middle class people are going nowhere in a hurry in the Trump economy
McFeely: Ya got trouble, North Dakota
Letter: What do college students have against crosswalks?
Trygve Olson cartoon: Oil Patch flaring
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
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Netflix sets record with 23 Emmys, tying HBO for TV awards
William Elliott Whitmore to play Fargo Brewing Co.
PTFS sets dates for 'Funky Little Christmas' shows in Fargo
Sexton to return to Fargo for Sanctuary show
Anderson Cooper accuses Donald Trump Jr. of 'tweeting lies' with old hurricane photo
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
North Dakota sales tax collections continue to increase
Prairie Business magazine accepting nominations for '40 under 40'
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American eating habits are changing faster than fast food can keep up
Away from Home: Beijing, China
Veeder: Love and seasons
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I turned sandwich crusts and my 5-year-old's other food rejects into new favorites
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Hager Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, selected to Command
Morris and Inez Cossette
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September 14, 2018
Lottery scams bilked elderly Moorhead man out of $825,000, court papers say
MOORHEAD — In April 2017, Moorhead police received a report of an elderly man who had sent more than $230,000 in response to calls saying...
September 14, 2018 - 6:01am
September 13, 2018
North Dakota attorney general warns of scam phone messages threatening arrest
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem wants the public to ignore any telephone message that threatens them with arrest,...
September 13, 2018 - 12:01pm
August 19, 2018
Ag Commissioner warns of grain scam
Individuals possibly impersonating state employees in order to take photos and samples of grain have been reported.
August 19, 2018 - 6:07pm
August 12, 2018
Wahpeton woman warning others after phone scam takes over $100,000
WAHPETON, ND -- One Wahpeton woman is out of $100,000 dollars after she fell for a scam.
August 12, 2018 - 12:13pm
August 8, 2018
Cass County Sheriff’s Office warns public of jury duty scam
FARGO – The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says someone has been impersonating an officer as part of a telephone scam that claims victims must pay a fine for missing jury duty. The caller identifies himself as a Cass County lieutenant and tells victims to pay the fine by “green...
August 8, 2018 - 3:59pm
May 9, 2018
Minnesota health department warns of fraudulent calls to residents
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Health has received reports of callers posing as being from the department and asking for personal and...
May 9, 2018 - 6:11pm
North Dakota woman charged in adoption scam with purported link to case of slain pregnant Fargo mother
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When an Oregon couple became suspicious about a North Dakota woman who promised to procure a Native American baby for...
April 9, 2018 - 8:14pm
March 21, 2018
Phony 'Red Cross' charity banned in North Dakota
FARGO – The North Dakota Attorney General’s Office has banned a phony charity called Red Cross of Americas Inc. from operating in the state,...
March 21, 2018 - 5:11pm
March 20, 2018
Wells Fargo text message scam 'making the rounds'
FARGO—A scam text message is reaching area cell phones falsely claiming it is from Wells Fargo. The text states the company needs to confirm...
March 20, 2018 - 3:55pm
Fake tickets crushed fans' Super Bowl dreams: Two dozen arrested over weekend
ST. PAUL—Some people who pinned their hopes on attending the Super Bowl in Minneapolis fell victim to scammers — law enforcement...
February 20, 2018 - 7:28pm
February 19, 2018
Filing deadline extended for victims of scams involving Western Union
BISMARCK—The Federal Trade Commission has extended the deadline to May 31 for victims of fraud involving money transfers through Western Union to file claims to get their money back. As a result of a joint investigation by the FTC, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S....
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 12, 2018
Clay County Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam
MOORHEAD – Officials are warning the community of a phone scam involving a caller posing as a lieutenant with the Clay County Sheriff’s Office....
February 12, 2018 - 3:24pm
February 1, 2018
Bismarck woman loses $75K in romance scam
BISMARCK -- A 63-year-old Bismarck woman is out nearly $75,000 after wiring money to a person who contacted her last August over social media. Bismarck Police Sgt. Mark Buschena said the woman corresponded until Christmastime with who she thought was a "captain major with the United...
February 1, 2018 - 5:51pm
63-year-old Bismarck woman out $75,000 after social media romance gone awry
BISMARCK, N.D. - A 63-year-old Bismarck woman is out nearly $75,000 after wiring money to a person who contacted her last August over social...
February 1, 2018 - 1:33pm
January 9, 2018
Ring, ring, scam: 8 common phone scams and how to spot them
FARGO — Your phone rings and the caller ID displays a local number. You pick it up, thinking, "Maybe it's my pharmacist or chiropractor,"...
January 9, 2018 - 10:15am