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Trial under way for ND man accused of stabbing ex-girlfriend to death

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 19:07

MINOT, N.D.—The jury in the Bradley Morales murder trial has more choices than normal.

They will also be asked to consider lesser charges of negligent homicide or manslaughter as well...

Oil company comes forward after discovering five unreported ND spills

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 19:06

BISMARCK—A Bakken oil company is reiterating its policies on spill reporting after discovering last week that former employees failed to report five spills in northwest North Dakota dating back to...

Grand Forks schools offer free summer meals

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:48
Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks public school district is sponsoring free breakfast and lunch for anyone under 18 years of age from June 4 through June 28.

Breakfast will be offered from...

Grand Forks man sentenced to two years in jail for luring minor

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:47
Grand Forks Herald

A Grand Forks man is serving a two-year sentence in jail for using a phone app to send sexually explicit photos of himself to a minor, but he insinuated in...

McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:42

FARGO—If Al Jaeger had a wisp of vengefulness—or pride—in his 74-year-old bones, he'd tell North Dakota's Republican Party to take a long hike down a short trail.

The party deemed...

Paddlefish harvest down in northwest ND as rivers run high

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:31

WILLISTON, N.D.—Derek Opperud is a busy farmer, but the recent rain gave the young man a welcome break to try out a new adventure of paddlefishing at the confluence of...

NDSU assistant Austin takes position with New England Patriots

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:24

FARGO — North Dakota State is in the market for an assistant football coach after wide receivers coach Atif Austin accepted an assistant position with the New England Patriots. One...

Homeless man accused of Bemidji armed robbery arrested in Moorhead

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:54

MOORHEAD — A 62-year-old homeless man accused of stealing more than $31,000 worth of devices from a Bemidji cellphone store at gunpoint was arrested here after authorities traced two of...

Motorcycle fire causes damage to garage complex

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:47
Grand Forks Herald

At 7:30 Monday morning, the Grand Forks Fire Department responded to a call about a motorcycle on fire inside a garage in a 10-stall garage complex at 2100 South 29th...

Four arrested on drug charges after East Grand Forks traffic stop

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:44
Grand Forks Herald

A traffic stop last week in East Grand Forks has netted four suspects, two of whom face serious drug dealing charges.

Kody Blaine Fultz, 29, of Bagley, Minn., and Cameron...

Jaeger to run as independent after Gardner drops out of ND secretary of state’s race

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:55

BISMARCK — North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger will run for re-election as an independent in November after the Republican-endorsed candidate dropped out once his 2006 peeping arrest surfaced....

Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:33


Wild name Paul Fenton next GM ending monthlong search process

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:23

After a monthlong search process for the next Wild general manager, owner Craig Leipold has decided that Paul Fenton is the right man for the job.

Fenton was viewed as...

A man's grabby hands were just the start of a Frontier plane nightmare, FBI says

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:11

To paraphrase an old air travel axiom: What goes in must come out, one way or another.

There are approximately seven fluid ounces in a double vodka tonic - give...

Winterkill affects fish population in 13 lakes across ND

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:47

BISMARCK -- North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries biologists investigated winterkills at 13 lakes this spring, and some were considered significant enough to affect the quality of fishing.

Stillwater angler sets Minnesota lake sturgeon record

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:42

STILLWATER, Minn. -- An angler from Stillwater has set a new record for lake sturgeon in the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ catch-and-release category.

Jack Burke and fishing buddy...

Pilot-hungry airlines are raiding flight schools - creating a shortage of instructors to train the next generation

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:15

Airlines' insatiable demand for pilots threatens to sabotage flight schools' ability to train new ones. Carriers are raising wages and hoarding every available pilot - including the instructors schools rely...

Milwaukee man found guilty of selling heroin in Fargo-Moorhead that caused overdoses

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:09

FARGO -- A 28-year-old Milwaukee, Wis., man is awaiting sentencing after being found guilty by a federal jury of distributing heroin that caused a fatal overdose death in Moorhead and...

Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:12

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota gubernatorial candidate State Auditor Rebecca Otto has chosen Zarina Baber as her running mate, creating the possibility that if elected, Baber would be the first female...

New world tour, dwarfing PGA prize pools, proposed

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 13:56

A new global golf circuit is being planned, multiple sources have confirmed to Reuters, in what would be the biggest upheaval in the professional game in decades.

To be named...


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