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Ramsey County jail in St. Paul no longer taking detainees

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 20:26
  1. PAUL – Over the objection of federal authorities, Ramsey County has alerted U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement that it will no longer house immigration detainees.

Federal immigration authorities will...

Former Moorhead man accused of killing cats may have tried to get another pet

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 20:21

MOORHEAD, Minn. — A former Moorhead resident accused of killing cats might be trying to adopt another pet against the conditions of his probation, the Clay County prosecutor has been...

Peterson: F-M diversion dam likely will be closer to metro area, require upstream and downstream water storage

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 20:19

FARGO — Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., predicts the plan that will emerge from discussions to revamp the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project will include water storage north and south of F-M...

Winter storm tests St. Paul residents' patience, mayor's shoveling skills

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 20:16

ST. PAUL — A first public test of St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter's administration arrived Monday, Jan. 22 — not in the form of a budget debate or street demonstration...

Ex-UMD hockey player Carroll took his own life, authorities say

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 20:15

Andrew Carroll, the former Minnesota Duluth hockey captain who died on Monday, took his own life, according to the Chicago medical examiner’s office.

“The cause of death is complications of...

East Grand Forks Police request money for K9 unit

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 20:09
Grand Forks Herald

The East Grand Forks Police Department asked the City Council to provide money help start a K9 unit during a council work session Tuesday.
Council members approved a fundraising...

Engelstad Family Foundation awards $3 million grant to CVIC

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 18:26
Grand Forks Herald

The director of Grand Forks' Community Violence Intervention Center said a $3 million grant from the Engelstad Family Foundation will have a huge impact on the organization's efforts to put...

Minn. church elder's trial over poisoning, shooting of wife gets under way

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 18:14

STILLWATER, Minn.— Washington County prosecutors allege a Cottage Grove man spent months plotting his wife's murder by attempting to hire a hitman, poison her and then shooting her rather than...

Fargo, Grand Forks, Bismarck make list of top 100 cities to live in

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 18:01

FARGO -- Three North Dakota cities have made the list of the best places to live in the United States -- and they were all bunched together.

The rankings...

Livestock organizations seek fix to reporting air releases from animal waste

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:53

BISMARCK—Confusion abounds over the possibility of hazardous emissions reporting requirements covering air releases from animal waste for livestock producers.

A recent court decision voided animal agriculture exemptions under the Comprehensive...

Flood risk for Red River, Devils Lake low, meteorologists say

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:48
Grand Forks Herald

The Red River Valley and Devils Lake basins likely won’t see much flooding from snowmelt this year, meteorologists predict.

The risk of significant flooding in northeast North Dakota and northwest...

ND Supreme Court affirms peeper's sentencing

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:35

BISMARCK — In a unanimous opinion, the North Dakota Supreme Court affirmed former deputy U.S. marshal Michael Rivera's consecutive sentencing on peeping-related misdemeanor convictions.

Filed Monday, Jan. 22, and penned...

Authorities: Carroll took own life

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:33

DULUTH, Minn.—Andrew Carroll, the former University of Minnesota Duluth hockey captain who died on Monday, Jan. 22, took his own life, according to the Chicago medical examiner's office.

"The cause...

North Dakota is the only non New England-area state rooting for Patriots in Super Bowl, data shows

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:27

FARGO—Data released following the AFC and NFC Championship games reveals only one state outside of the New England area will be rooting for the Patriots in the upcoming Super Bowl:...

Minn. woman named as victim in I-29 crash near SD-ND border

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:22

SISSETON, S.D.  – A Granite Falls, Minn., woman has been identified as the victim in a one-vehicle fatal rollover that occurred early Saturday morning on Interstate 29 near the South...

Tammy Duckworth set to become first U.S. Senator to give birth while in office

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:03

Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., is pregnant with her second child and is set to be the first ever senator to give birth while in office.

Duckworth broke the news to...

Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn, Comey departures

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 15:26

WASHINGTON - Special Counsel Robert Mueller is seeking to question President Donald Trump in the coming weeks about his decisions to oust national security adviser Michael Flynn and FBI Director...

Giants S Collins to miss Pro Bowl; Vikings' Smith to take place

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 14:22

New York Giants safety Landon Collins has withdrawn from Sunday's Pro Bowl because of an arm injury suffered in Week 16 against the Arizona Cardinals.

Collins was selected as a...

Timberwolves knock off Clippers as Wiggins scores 40

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 14:21

Andrew Wiggins scored a season-high 40 points and Jeff Teague contributed a season-best 30 points as the Minnesota Timberwolves notched a high-octane 126-118 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on...

Burgum: North Dakota's budget future is not 'risk-free'

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 14:12

MINOT, N.D.—Gov. Doug Burgum painted an optimistic portrait of North Dakota's future during his second State of the State address Tuesday, Jan. 23, but warned budget challenges remain.

Speaking at...


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