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F-M Community Celebrates Veterans Day

FARGO, N.D. -- Retired U.S. Air Force Tech Sergeant Russel Stabler left with a friend for battle in 1967. "A school mate of mine went to Vietnam same day I did. He never made it…

Girl Scouts Help Dogs Find Homes

FARGO, N.D. -- Two Dakota Horizons Girl Scouts in Fargo are aiming to make a difference in the community by helping a few dogs find homes. The 10–year–olds, along with help from family and friends,…

LIVE: Travels with Frode

There are a lot of folks around our region who can boast Norwegian heritage. But far fewer of them are actually Norwegian transplants, and even fewer are leading their own tours of their homeland. Now,…

Police investigating man who broke into UND sorority

GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Police are looking for a man who broke into a University of North Dakota sorority. UND Police Officers were sent to the Gamma Phi Beta Sorority at 3300 University Avenue for a reported burglary around 5:30…

Water Reservoirs Create Hazardous Ice Conditions on James River

JAMESTOWN, N.D.--Stutsman and LaMoure County officials are advising the public to stay off the James River for the entirety of the 2019-2020 winter. The continued releases from the Jamestown and Pipestem Reservoirs are expected to create unstable and hazardous ice…

Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, Another Wounded in Williston

WILLISTON, N.D.--Police say they have arrested a suspect in a shooting in Williston that left one man dead and another critically injured. Authorities say a 17-year-old male was taken into custody about 4 a.m. Monday. He's being held on possible…

North Dakota Trooper Hurt When 2 Vehicles Hit Squad Car

MIINTO, N.D.--A North Dakota state trooper has escaped serious injury when two vehicles struck his squad car on an icy interstate. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the crash happened Friday night on Interstate 29 in Walsh County. Trooper Ryan…

15-Year-Old West Fargo Boy Battling ALS Isn't Giving Up

WEST FARGO, N.D. -- Step into 15–year–old Ben Merck's bedroom, and you'll see he's not much different from other teenagers. Sports caps, sneakers and posters of his favorite athletes, fill the walls. But his struggle…

Car Catches on Fire Behind Kroll's Diner

FARGO, N.D. -- A car belonging to a Kroll's Diner employee was completely engulfed in flames behind the diner on 45th Street South in Fargo around 2 this afternoon. Fargo fire crews were able to put the fire out quickly,…

Veteran's Day Events Planned For The Region

FARGO, N.D. -- Monday is Veteran's Day and there are a number of events planned to commemorate the day. A Veterans Day Ceremony with United Patriotic Bodies will be held at Fargo Civic Center at 11 a.m. Gov. Doug Burgum…

USDA Approves North Dakota Disaster Designation

ARGUSVILLE, N.D. -- USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue approved disaster relief for 47 counties in North Dakota. USDA Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation Bill Northey joined both of North Dakota's Senators and Governor Burgum…

Legislature Aims to Fix Audit Law Requiring Criminal Probe

BISMARCK, N.D.--North Dakota legislative leaders say they will fix laws that require criminal investigations into some audit findings that may be the result of an unintentional mistake. Republican Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner calls it an "issue that needs to…

Federal Help Approved for North Dakota Farmers, Ranchers

BISMARCK, N.D.--North Dakota will receive federal help for farmers and ranchers who struggled with an early blizzard and wet harvest conditions. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the secretarial disaster designation on Friday. Gov. Doug Burgum requested the help…

Suspected Drunk Driver Hits Police Squad Car

LINCOLN, N.D.--Burleigh County sheriff's officials have arrested a man for drunk driving after he rear-ended a police squad car. Authorities say a Lincoln police officer was completing a traffic stop about 11 p.m. Thursday when the patrol car was struck…

Services Held in Mexico for Former ND Family Killed in Attack

BISMARCK, N.D.--Services were held in Mexico for a former North Dakota woman and her four children and for four other American women and children killed by drug cartel gunmen. The memorials and burials Thursday took place as Mexican soldiers stood…

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