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West Fargo standoff suspect appeals conviction that led to 23-year sentence
Trump revokes security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan
Minnesota care attendant charged with sexually assaulting 70-year-old paraplegic woman
How Johnson and Walz won the ticket in the governor's race
Olivia Lone Bear's family awaits autopsy results after funeral
crime and courts
RedHawks sweep doubleheader against Kansas City
Chmielewski joins Bison softball coaching staff
Vikings bummed about not facing Jaguars star Jalen Ramsey this week
At the urging of former Bison assistant Polasek, Morgan found his way to NDSU
high school sports
Lindgren: Church financial fraud is growing
Letter: Why give Lindgren a platform to spew his hate?
Letter: Kudos to those behind the annual Pine to Palms Golf Tournament
Letter: Nelson misrepresents views of the Founding Fathers
Letter: We can all learn from recently dismissed drug cases
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North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
Theatre NDSU announces its 2018-19 lineup
NDSCS to host movie night at Fargo Theatre
YouTube criticized for showing terrifying horror movie ad that viewers couldn't click away from
Schmalenberger to hold author talk at Fargo Public Library
Railway seeks historic designation
New program helps North Dakota pharmacists prevent opioid abuse
Scholarship available for young North Dakota writers aspiring to be journalists
Grazie's Italian Restaurant and Grill in Fargo has closed
New food delivery service to launch in Fargo; offers 'free delivery for a year'
"what is that"
Place a Business Announcement
What to do in Fargo, N.D., according to The Washington Post
I knew how to be my disabled son's nurse, but I had to learn how to be his mom
Interactive story: Why do Americans go to church?
Review: Wild Terra offers unique ciders, meat-free menu in downtown Fargo
300 and still going strong: Lost Italian celebrates with new feature highlighting local chefs
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Clay County marriage licenses (08-11-18)
Mildred (Millie) Hansen
James (Jim) Smith
Ronald L. Hanson
Royal G. Howard
Wayne H. Bauer
Kathryn "Kathy" Crandall
August 15, 2018
Six arrested in Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting
PIERRE, S.D. - Six people accused of attempting to have sex with minors have been arrested in a Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting, state officials...
6 hours 44 min ago
May 30, 2018
Heitkamp gets update on human trafficking in western ND
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Police officials say the federal takedown of Backpage.com has removed one way for pimps and human traffickers to advertise,...
May 30, 2018 - 7:29pm
May 3, 2018
SD man sent to prison on Rapid City to Chicago prostitution-related charge
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A 49-year-old South Dakota man has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for transporting individuals from Rapid...
May 3, 2018 - 10:29am
April 19, 2018
California man sentenced to prison for sex, drug trafficking in ND
California man sentenced to prison for sex, drug trafficking in ND BISMARCK – A 35-year-old California man has been sentenced to more than...
April 19, 2018 - 7:36pm
April 18, 2018
Four sentenced in Bismarck for crimes related to sex trafficking
BISMARCK—A federal judge here sentenced four men to prison this week for crimes related to selling or attempting to buy sex through Backpage.com. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland condemned the "nasty website" that was recently shut down by federal authorities, but said...
April 18, 2018 - 5:59pm
March 28, 2018
Self-help guru coerced followers into sex, branded women with cauterizing pen, feds say
Authorities caught up with the alleged fugitive self-help guru behind the walls of a luxury gated community near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The villas inside, according to court documents filed this week, had a price tag of up to $10,000 a week, not a place to expect a man who claimed...
March 28, 2018 - 7:07am
March 13, 2018
Arkansas man wanted for sex trafficking of minors found, jailed in Bismarck
BISMARCK - An Arkansas man who's been wanted on sex trafficking charges for about a year is now behind bars after police found him in Bismarck....
March 13, 2018 - 7:18am
February 9, 2018
'Boss lady' in international sex trafficking sent to Minn. prison
ST. PAUL—A ringleader in an international sex-trafficking operation will spend 8.5 years in prison — and she should "thank her lucky...
February 9, 2018 - 7:44pm
February 7, 2018
Fargo man arrested in Super Bowl sex trafficking sting
WOODBURY, Minn. – A Fargo man is facing felony charges after his arrest in this Twin Cities suburb in a weeklong Super Bowl sex trafficking...
February 7, 2018 - 6:29pm
Super Bowl sting: 26 nabbed for soliciting sex from minors, 7 for trafficking
MINNEAPOLIS—A 43-year-old man thought he was texting with a girl when he asked her age and whether she had modeled before. She said she...
February 7, 2018 - 8:33am
February 2, 2018
Capitol Chatter: High school student fights sex trafficking
ST. PAUL — A high school junior leads an effort to prevent sex trafficking around Minnesota. Jessica Melnik of Hopkins High School founded...
February 2, 2018 - 12:11pm
February 1, 2018
Local advocates warn about Super Bowl sex trafficking
FARGO — Amid the Twin Cities Craigslist ads seeking food servers, drivers, T-shirt sellers and even ice skaters for Super Bowl events are a...
February 1, 2018 - 10:32pm
Super Bowl Live employee offered VIP tickets in exchange for sex with teens
ST PAUL -- A Missouri man in town to work at Super Bowl Live is accused of offering two VIP tickets to the event in exchange for sex with a pair of teens. Justin Beard, 33, of Branson, Mo., was charged Thursday, Feb. 1, with two counts of offering or agreeing to hire a prostitute...
February 1, 2018 - 7:31pm
January 30, 2018
Effort to help sex trafficking survivors a "huge success"
FARGO — A recent effort to raise awareness and funds to help local victims of sex trafficking is being called "a huge success."
January 30, 2018 - 8:07am
January 28, 2018
Super Bowl the biggest time for sex trafficking? That's a myth, but here's the picture of what happens every day in the Twin Cities
ST. PAUL—There was a time when Jenny Gaines went to the biggest sporting events—she traveled to Las Vegas or Atlantic City for Mike...
January 28, 2018 - 8:00am