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Fargo woman injured after causing 3-car crash on I-94
Package left at ND courthouse contained explosive materials
Death of 5-month-old child in Grand Forks under investigation
Democrats and Republicans briefed on FBI source who aided Russia probe
Dutch-led investigators say Russian military missile shot down flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014
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Early returns positive for 2019 Gopher football recruiting class
Dragons senior Huber caps track career with national championship
Trump asks if NFL players who protest should be in country
MLB report on home runs concludes no changes to ball structure
Kicker Kai Forbath 'shocked' when Vikings drafted his potential replacement, Daniel Carlson
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Ahmad: 'Pray unto me, I will answer your prayer'
Commentary: Should the Grand Forks mother who killed herself and her children have been able to buy her gun legally?
Letter: NFL players are acting like spoiled children
Letter: Peace should be achieved before a Nobel Peace Prize is awarded
Davis: It's time to start thinking about your vote this November
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Eight women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual misconduct, reports say
Post-Traumatic Funk's flashback: Group looks to 'Soul Train' for next Fargo show
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
FMCT expands to second space on Broadway
'American Pickers' coming to North Dakota
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Why oil company leaders believe the Bakken is stronger now than ever before
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Fargo-Moorhead service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
With demand high, retail delivery service Instacart announces expansion into Fargo-Moorhead area
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People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests
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Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
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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
January 24, 2018
Law enforcement plans for sex trafficking issues around Super Bowl
MINNEAPOLIS—A side effect of any big event like the Super Bowl is sex trafficking. "We know that there's going to be a million-plus people...
January 24, 2018 - 1:45pm
January 15, 2018
Washington County group has suggestions on how you can fight sex trafficking
OAKDALE, Minn. — Children are being sold for sex in John Larson's hometown, and he wants it to stop. Oakdale — and many other metro...
January 15, 2018 - 8:20pm