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Accused Minnesota 'killer grandma' caught in Texas
ND drilling company owner doubts he'll see $690,000 embezzled from his company
Why you've never heard of the six Chinese men who survived the Titanic
UND A&S dean to interview in Tennessee
Reporters remember dramatic pipeline protests on UND panel
crime and courts
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Grand Cities Children's Choir presents spring concert
Northwest Minnesota Arts Council to honor artists, art advocate
What would Prince want? Two years later, his estate is a mess and his legacy unclear.
Minnesota's Bachelorette starts man parade May 28
Marilyn Hagerty: 'Red. This is it. We are done with you and your ice'
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
Spring weather - and wetness - are coming: Tips can help homeowners prevent basement flooding, ice dams
Food pantry looks for new home as church prepares to close, sell building
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
Thursday's local clipboard
Thursday's local scoreboard
Wolves need 'Buckets' to live up to his nickname
Gophers' Whalen has a perfect role model in Staley
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Marlene J. Johnson
Dr. John Arden Duerre, PhD
Janet "Jan" Austfjord
Earth Day pasque flower hike set for Fertile Sand Hills
OUTDOOR REPORT: Focus switches to sturgeon on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River; light goose migration near peak in North Dakota
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Wolves should be managed like other species, Minnesota legislator says
Outdoors notebook: Public deer plan meetings continue in Minnesota, Minnesota turkey season begins etc.
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Our view: The legacy left behind? Evasiveness
Letter: Correcting, clarifying column about UND
Letter: Is Second Amendment an excuse for violence?
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Rep. Josh Boschee
90th Birthday Celebration
Bill & Linda
April 18, 2018
Reasons for increased violence at Minnesota prison unclear
ST. PAUL—One of Minnesota's toughest prisons has seen a recent increase in attacks on employees and inmates. In a single weekend in March, assaults by inmates at the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Oak Park Heights sent 10 employees to the hospital — more injuries than...
April 18, 2018 - 8:13pm
April 16, 2018
At least 7 inmates dead, 17 injured after hours of rioting at South Carolina prison
At least seven inmates are dead and 17 other people are injured after hours-long rioting at a maximum-security prison in South Carolina, the Associated Press reported. Several fights broke out among inmates at the Lee Correctional Institution around 7:15 p.m. Sunday, April 15, and...
April 16, 2018 - 7:18am
February 11, 2018
For safety reasons, prison to consider separating Crews from other inmates
FARGO—Convicted killer Brooke Lynn Crews is still being held at the Cass County Jail, segregated from other inmates, awaiting transfer...
February 11, 2018 - 3:02pm
January 27, 2018
N.D.'s data-driven push to reduce prison populations follows growing trend among states
FARGO—North Dakota, bucking a national trend of continued declining imprisonment rates, saw its imprisonment rate climb 3 percent and its...
January 27, 2018 - 4:04pm
January 26, 2018
Escaped federal inmate caught going back into prison with snacks, booze and home-cooked food
A 25-year-old inmate of the Jefferson County Correctional Center in Texas was caught Thursday, Jan. 25 red-handed and well-stocked going back...
January 26, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 9, 2014
Minnesota man stateside after nine months in UAE prison
MINNEAPOLIS -- A Minnesota man who spent nine months in a United Arab Emirates prison for making a spoof video landed on U.S. soil Thursday after...
January 9, 2014 - 10:00pm
December 25, 2013
Russia drops charges against Greenpeace activists
MOSCOW, Dec 25 (Reuters) - Russia formally dropped criminal charges against Greenpeace activists arrested in a protest over Arctic oil drilling on Wednesday, under a Kremlin amnesty extended to all 30 who had been facing up to seven years jail if convicted. The environmental group...
December 25, 2013 - 5:35pm
Israel plans new settlement push while freeing Palestinian prisoners
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel plans to announce a push for more construction in Jewish settlements when it frees two dozen Palestinian prisoners next week, an Israeli official said on Wednesday, in a move that could jeopardize U.S.-brokered peace talks. Palestinians have said any...
December 25, 2013 - 4:08pm
December 5, 2013
Murder charges expected in Minnesota prisoner's death
STILLWATER, Minn. -- The Washington County Attorney's Office is expected to file murder charges against an Oak Park Heights prison inmate who allegedly strangled a fellow prisoner Monday, authorities said. Inmate Shane Lawrence Cooper, 30, was found dead Monday on the floor of his...
December 5, 2013 - 7:20pm
November 30, 2013
White supremacist's refusal to eat extending longer than most
FARGO - While a white supremacist jailed in the western part of the state has refused to eat, officials here say getting an inmate to end a hunger...
November 30, 2013 - 1:30am
November 20, 2013
North Korea may have detained elderly U.S. man: Media
TOKYO/PALO ALTO, California (Reuters) - North Korea appears to have detained an 85-year-old California man who had entered the country on a tourist visa, pulling him off a plane as he was about to leave the reclusive Asian country last month, according to media reports on Wednesday. Japan's...
November 20, 2013 - 7:15pm
September 25, 2013
Escaped California prison inmate recaptured after 36 years on the run
LOS ANGELES, Sept 25 (Reuters) - A California prison inmate who escaped 36 years ago while serving time for armed robbery has been recaptured in Arkansas, becoming California's longest-sought fugitive inmate to be caught, a prisons spokeswoman said on Wednesday. Michael Morrow, 70,...
September 25, 2013 - 9:33pm
July 8, 2013
Behind bars, Minnesota man's paintings eased families' grief
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Life sometimes carries us to deep, dark, places. This is a story about climbing out. It starts with a self-absorbed...
July 8, 2013 - 7:30am
April 13, 2013
In drug death, supplier lives with remorse
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Tim LaMere is grateful he's in prison. It's not where LaMere pictured he'd be while growing up with his parents and...
April 13, 2013 - 5:00am
February 16, 2013
Grand Forks County jail guards honored for preventing suicide
One day last year, Grand Forks County Correctional Center Officer Rod Kelley discovered an inmate trying to hang himself inside his cell. With...
February 16, 2013 - 4:00am