WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak in North Dakota (all times local):
Doosan Bobcat is resuming production in North Dakota and Minnesota after a...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota State College of Science's president and two vice presidents are billing the state more than $36,000 in legal fees after a prosecutor declined to pursue criminal...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A man suffered serious injuries when his camper exploded in Richland County, according to sheriff's officials.
It happened about 6:30 a.m. Tuesday near Dwight, which...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A Wahpeton man accused of killing his nephew is facing charges of negligent homicide.
Court documents say 61-year-old James Bynaum and his 42-year-old nephew, Oscar...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Police in Wahpeton are investigating after a man was attacked with a bayonet.
Police Chief Scott Thorsteinson says 31-year-old Byron Vann of Henryetta, Oklahoma, has...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota authorities say three people were injured when an SUV crashed into a state highway patrol trooper's vehicle.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The owner of defunct construction company in northeastern South Dakota has pleaded guilty for taking money from an American Indian tribe for work he didn't...
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — A moose on the loose on the University of North Dakota campus has been returned to the wild.
University police say the wayward moose was released in a field near...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — The Richland County sheriff's office is investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a ditch near Wyndmere in southeastern North Dakota.
OTTERTAIL, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a pedestrian in northwestern Minnesota was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver.
The Minnesota State Patrol says the accident happened just after...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Board of Higher Education on Thursday struck a deal meant to improve some of the management functions at the North Dakota State College of Science, following...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — The attorney for the parents of a North Dakota college student found dead after becoming an informant to drug investigators plan to appeal a judge's dismissal of their...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of a North Dakota college student who say their son was killed after being pressured into becoming an...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A man accused in a fatal stabbing in Wahpeton is being held on $1 million bail.
KFGO reports the Richland County State's Attorney has charged 37-year-old Adam Awender...
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Police say they've made an arrest in a fatal stabbing in Wahpeton.
A 37-year-old man was found dead in an apartment late Monday night. Police say the man's girlfriend...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum is working to develop relationships with the new governors who recently took office in neighboring South Dakota and Minnesota.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Authorities in southeastern North Dakota have identified the individual who died in a home explosion and the two others who were injured.
The Richland County Sheriff's Office said Monday 84-year-old Mavis Onchuck was killed in the explosion at a rural home near Wahpeton.
Twenty-five-year-old Danielle Faller and 22-year-old Cole Defries were injured and were treated and released from a hospital.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Authorities in southeastern North Dakota say one person was killed in an explosion at a rural home near Wahpeton.
Richland County Emergency manager Brett Lambrecht tells KFGO radio that there were three people inside the home when the explosion occurred Saturday morning. The survivors were taken to a hospital. Their conditions were not known.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state Board of Higher Education has extended the contracts of six college presidents, but is waiting on approving a deal for North Dakota State College of Science president John Richman.
The board on Thursday approved extending contracts through June 2020 for North Dakota State's Dean Bresciani, North Dakota's Mark Kennedy, Minot State's Steven Shirley, Bismarck State's Larry Skogen, Williston State's John Miller, and Lake Region State's Doug Darling.
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say remains found on a farm in western Minnesota are those of a missing North Dakota man.
The Clay County Sheriff's Office and the prosecutor were notified the remains are those of 41-year-old Troy Yarbrough of Wahpeton, North Dakota.
Dental evidence from the scene was compared with Yarbrough's dental records. The Ramsey County medical examiner positively identified the remains.
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say two people killed a man on a Minnesota farmstead before burning the body and burying the remains in two separate sites.
Thirty-nine-year-old Jason Jensen and 34-year-old Kayla Westcott are charged with aiding and abetting murder with intent, but without premeditation. They face 40 years in prison if convicted.
HITTERDAL, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say human remains were discovered during a search on a Minnesota farmstead for a missing person from North Dakota.
Clay County Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Landsem says two people have been detained in the case. The remains have been sent to the Ramsey County Medical Center for identification.
The missing person is identified as 41-year-old Troy Yarbrough, of Wahpeton, North Dakota. He was reported missing on June 9.
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Law enforcement officials say they are looking into a missing person case northeast of Moorhead.
Clay County Chief Deputy Steve Landsem says several agencies are working on the investigation on a farmstead south of Hitterdal. Landsem tells KFGO radio that the missing person is believed to be connected to the Wahpeton, North Dakota area.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — No one was hurt when a sport utility vehicle crashed into a fast food restaurant in Wahpeton.
The Daily News reports that the incident happened over the lunch hour on Saturday. Police say the elderly woman driving the SUV had her foot slip off the brake and hit the gas pedal.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and the Spirit Lake Sioux are the latest North Dakota American Indian tribes to sue opioid manufacturers and distributors.
COLFAX, N.D. (AP) — A man with 25 years of experience as a school superintendent has been hired at a small North Dakota high school where alleged hazing led to charges against five boys.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Federal lawsuits between two sunflower seed competitors in the Dakotas who accused each other of false advertising have been settled out of court.
Wahpeton, North Dakota-based Giant Snacks Inc. filed the original lawsuit against Mound City, South Dakota-based Wild Dutchman Products Inc. and one of its partners. It accused Wild Dutchman of misleading consumers about the amount of salt in its products.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A trucker suffered serious chemical burns while unloading hydrous ammonia from his semi at the Minn-Dak Yeast Plant in Wahpeton.
Richland County sheriff's officials say 43-year-old Ryan Moody was accidentally sprayed in the face while unloading the chemical Thursday. Moody was transported to St. Francis Hospital in Breckenridge, then taken by air to Sanford Hospital in Fargo. There's no immediate word on his condition.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A pistol shell found on a classroom floor led to a lockdown at Wahpeton High School.
Superintendent Rick Jacobson called it a "working" lockdown — students continued classroom work as usual but no one was allowed in or out of the building Tuesday afternoon.
SPIRITWOOD, N.D. (AP) — Cargill says it will close its malt plant near Jamestown in October.
The closing will affect about 55 employees at Spiritwood Energy Park.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Losing everything below his left knee wasn't what Jacob Petermann wanted, but just like his entire journey, the Wahpeton sophomore is making the best out of his situation.
He has an entirely new view on life following the amputation surgery of his leg on April 2. Instead of letting life keep him down, the teenager is already up and walking.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota zoo will soon have two more endangered animals.
The southern white rhinoceroses will be seen at the Chahinkapa Zoo in Wahpeton as soon as April 28, the Wahpeton Daily News reported .
Both animals are males and are between the ages of 3 and 4. The zoo is putting its finishing touches on the rhinoceroses' African Habitat.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A winter storm was bringing another round of wet, heavy snow to North Dakota as the work week ended.
Much of the state was under a weather warning or advisory, with 6-10 inches of snow expected in a large area, along with wind gusts up to 50 mph. The heaviest band of snow was forecast for the region from Devils Lake to Wahpeton.
Freezing rain also was a possibility in some areas.
Alexandria 58, Bemidji 52
Blooming Prairie 58, Alden-Conger 30
Breckenridge 83, Wahpeton, N.D. 60
Brooklyn Center 81, Bloomington Kennedy 74
Caledonia 81, Rochester Lourdes 46
Chisago Lakes 65, Hibbing 63
Cretin-Derham Hall 69, Roseville 42
Cristo Rey Jesuit 63, Cannon Falls 60
De Soto, Wis. 38, Heritage Christian Academy 27
Fargo Oak Grove Lutheran, N.D. 69, Hillcrest Lutheran 52
Bismarck St. Mary's 74, Williston 60
Breckenridge, Minn. 83, Wahpeton 60
Ellendale 34, Lisbon 27
Fargo Oak Grove Lutheran 69, Hillcrest Lutheran, Minn. 52
Fargo Shanley 70, Valley City 62
Finley-Sharon/Hope-Page 44, Drayton/Valley-Edinburg 28
Bismarck Century 80, Jamestown 71
Bottineau 76, Westhope-Newburg 34
Dakota Prairie 45, Harvey-Wells County 42
Dunseith 80, White Shield 66
Fargo South 59, Wahpeton 55, 2OT
Four Winds/Minnewauken 66, Benson County 50
Glenburn 70, Lewis and Clark-Berthold 55
Grafton/St. Thomas 67, Larimore 51
Grand Forks Central 56, Grand Forks Red River 51
Griggs County Central 50, Finley-Sharon/Hope-Page 41
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Tara Klostreich has been named publisher of the Wahpeton Daily News and other publications within the Wick Communications Group.
Klostreich formerly served as the newspaper's general manager. She joined the newspaper in 2006 as an advertising representative.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Three Native American tribes in the Dakotas are suing opioid manufacturers and distributors, alleging they concealed and minimized the addiction risk of prescription drugs.
GALCHUTT, N.D. (AP) — No injuries were reported when a fish house caught fire while being towed on Interstate 29 in southeastern North Dakota.
The Richland County Sheriff's Office says the blaze happened early Saturday. The Horace man towing the fish house noticed the smoke, pulled over at the Galchutt exit and disconnected the building from his pickup truck.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — A fresh pepperoni pizza should be sauced, topped and oven ready in 60 seconds.
That's the goal of Sierra Rettig, assistant manager of Domino's Pizza in Wahpeton. Rettig, 28, has been with Domino's for the past eight years. Her job is secure, but it's also flexible.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — The agriculture department at the North Dakota State College of Science is developing a land lab on 92 acres (37 hectares) in a southeastern city.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A judge has awarded $1.4 million to contractor that supervised the $52 million upgrade of North Dakota's Heritage Center.
Wahpeton-based Comstock Construction Inc. won a lawsuit last month against the state for damages and unpaid bills.
South Central District Judge James Hill entered the monetary judgment on Wednesday.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — The Highway Patrol has identified two people who died after a weekend pickup truck rollover near Wahpeton in southeastern North Dakota.
Authorities say 35-year-old Jessica Denetz, of Mantador, and 37-year-old Jeremy Denetz, of Doran, Minnesota, were killed when the pickup truck they were traveling in went out of control on a gravel road and rolled in the ditch.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — Two people are dead after a pickup rollover near Wahpeton.
The North Dakota State patrol says the 2008 Chevrolet pickup was heading south on a gravel road four miles south of Wahpeton about 9 p.m. Saturday when the vehicle drifted across the northbound lane. Authorities say the driver corrected and lost control of the pickup, which rolled in the ditch.