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West Fargo Named Safest City in North Dakota

WEST FARGO, N.D. -- West Fargo has been named the safest city in North Dakota. City officials say it wouldn't have been possible to receive the honor without the help of the community. Some…

Two Businesses On Fire In Otter Tail County

OTTERTAIL, Minn. -- Two businesses are on fire in Ottertail, Minnesota. A fire is happening at Periwinkles and Ottertail Liquors along Highway 78. A viewer tagged us on Twitter, showing us the fire.…

Mr. NDSU: A Twist on the Traditional Beauty Pageant

  FARGO, N.D. -- One NDSU sorority is putting a twist on the traditional beauty pageant. NDSU's Alpha Gamma Delta held Mr. NDSU, a male beauty contest, to raise money for Great Plains Food Bank's Backpack Program. Contestants competed in a…

Bestselling Children's Book Author Visits Fargo Public Schools

FARGO, N.D. -- A best–selling children's author made an appearance at Washington Elementary School in Fargo. Ame Dyckman fielded questions about her books and her writing style from eager first graders. Dyckman has written five children’s books, including the New York…

North Dakota Exports Last Year Worth $2 Billion

BISMARCK, N.D. -- North Dakota exported more than $2 billion worth of products last year, excluding oil, which is a 5.6 percent increase over 2016. The state's export growth was led by soybeans and machinery, including bulldozers, tractors, combines and…

Man Killed in Police-Involved Shooting Near Medina

MEDINA, N.D. -- A man was shot and killed by law enforcement this afternoon north of Medina in Stutsman County. Authorities say the suspect was involved in a pursuit that started in Jamestown and ended between Medina and Woodworth. No…

Police Confiscated Over 100 Fake Tickets at Super Bowl LII

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn, -- One hundred fifty-four people didn't learn that they had bought counterfeit Super Bowl tickets until they arrived at U.S. Bank Stadium. Minneapolis police say the number of fake tickets this year was seven times more than discovered…

Barnesville Home Heavily Damaged In Fire

BARNESVILLE, Minn. -- A home near Barnesville has been extensively damaged by fire. Barnesville and Sabin fire crews responded to the call shortly before 9:30 last night about 13 miles west of Barnesville. There's extensive interior damage from flames and…

Another Burglar Confronted Inside Grand Forks Home

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Another homeowner encounters a burglar in her home in Grand Forks. Police responded to a home in the 1800 block of 5th Avenue North at 6 pm Tuesday after a caller says she saw a man…

Video: Rev. Billy Graham Dies at 99, Visited Fargo in 1987

MONTREAT, N.C. (AP) _ The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99. Spokesman Mark DeMoss tell The Associated Press that Graham died Wednesday morning at his…

Fargo Priest Reassigned To Convent

FARGO, ND -- Father Thomas Feltman, recently cleared after an internal investigation for alleged behavior with children, has been assigned to a Fargo convent. Spokesman Paul Braun says Father Feltman "is a priest in good standing". He has been re-assigned as chaplain…

ND Citizens' Effort to Reverse Decrease in Oil Tax Fails

BISMARCK, N.D. -- A citizen–led effort to rework North Dakota's oil tax structure has failed. Former Democratic Rep. Ed Gruchalla of Fargo says the idea to reverse legislation that lowered oil taxes for drillers "just couldn't get any traction.'' The…