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FARGO – Two people were arrested Wednesday morning, June 20, after ramming a truck into a home in Fargo’s Bluemont Lakes neighborhood south of Interstate 94 and east of Interstate 29. Fargo Police tracked down 24-year-old Damien Troy and a passenger who allegedly fled the scene. Authorities said alcohol was a factor in the crash.
RAMSEY COUNTY, ND - The North Dakota Department of Health is reporting the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) of the season. NDDoH said the individual lives in Ramsey County and was not hospitalized for their illness. Last year, the department received reports that 62 people contracted the virus. Over 35 percent of the cases resulted in hospitalizations, including two deaths.
GRANDIN, N.D. – An early morning traffic stop Tuesday, June 5, near here in Cass and Traill counties turned dangerous, according to authorities.
FARGO – A 57-year-old Fargo man was arrested after a domestic dispute involving a knife Monday night, June 4. Michael Lewis, 57, was arrested shortly after 10 p.m. on suspicion of interfering with an emergency call and aggravated domestic assault, said Fargo police spokeswoman Jessica Schindeldecker.
FARGO -- A man ended up in the hospital Sunday following a fight outside Scheels Arena. Police responded to the 5200 block of 32nd Avenue South just after 5:30 Sunday afternoon. Witnesses reported the man was assaulted by a group of 20 to 30 men. The victim was knocked unconsious. Sheyenne High School's graduation ceremony was just wrapping up at the time. When police and emergency responders arrived, the group had dispersed and the victim didn't offer any information. He was taken to the hospital by friends.
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. - The Midwest Medical Examiner's Office has positively identified the human remains discovered in New York Mills as Lynda Renae Meyer. The New York Mills Police Department says Meyer was last seen on July 23, 2016, when she walked away from a treatment facility in New York Mills. She was later reported missing.
EDGELEY - It's like something right out of the movies; a marriage proposal you can only see from the skies. The pictures above were sent to WDAY-TV from farm field artist Gene Hanson in Edgeley. Gene had the chance to help out his grandson Jaden Wirrenga of Fargo propose to his girlfriend Brooke Beske in a special way. Gene made the 10-acre wide message and under the ruse of Brooke just getting her first airplane ride, she also saw the message.
FARGO - Police are searching for a suspect who reportedly stabbed a man with a scissors early Wednesday morning. It happened at the 200 block of 6th Avenue North around 3 a.m. Fargo Police say a man was driving home when he was approached by a black man who was on foot, who asked for a ride. When the driver refused, the man stabbed him with a pair of scissors. The victim had minor injuries, was treated and released.
FARGO -- The Fargo Fire Department says one dorm on North Dakota State University's campus has smoke damage after a kitchen burner was left on.
WILLISTON, N.D. — United Airlines is investigating a report that a flight attendant was drunk or stoned on a flight from Denver to Williston. A concerned passenger posted pictures of the airline employee on Twitter Thursday, May 3. Erika Gorman described the flight as "terrifying" in a tweet to United. She says she had to go to the cockpit to tell the pilot the attendant was out of control.