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Oil Production Steady in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. - State officials say oil production in North Dakota held steady this spring. The state's wells produced 1.39 million barrels of crude per day in May, just 800 per day more than in April. Despite the steady May…

Crop Dusting Pilot Makes Emergency Landing

LIDGERWOOD, N.D. (AP) _ The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a crop dusting pilot made an emergency landing in Richland County and damaged a telephone pole. The patrol says the FAA is investigating the incident which happened about 5:30 p.m.…

Chase on Stolen Motorcycle Ends with Crash Near Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) _ The pursuit of a speeding stolen motorcycle has ended with a crash near Jamestown. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the 36-year-old operator was going about 120 miles per hour on the stolen bike Tuesday. Law…

5 New Lawsuits Filed in Fatal School Explosion

MINNEAPOLIS - Five new lawsuits have been filed more than two years after a natural gas explosion caused part of a Minneapolis school to collapse, killing two people and injuring nine others. The lawsuits say CenterPoint Energy and Master Mechanical…

Fargo Police Release Squad Car Footage in Response to Article

The Fargo Police Department has released the squad car footage from a traffic stop that occurred on Monday, July 15 when 26-year-old Abraham Nyei initially refused to stop, but eventually pulled over and became non-compliant. The video is being…

Plane Crashes Near Detroit Lakes Airport

DETROIT TOWNSHIP, Minn. - A pilot walks away from a plane crash in Becker County. Deputies responded around 6:45 Tuesday night to a corn field north of the Detroit Lakes/Becker County Airport. The pilot, 76-year-old Theodore Kiebke of Detroit Lakes…

Possible Human Bones Found in Carrington, ND

CARRINGTON, N.D. - Police say a contractor digging a trench for a new sewer line finds what appears to be human bones. Authorities were called out to 4th Street and 14th Avenue South around 11:45 Tuesday morning. The BCI was…

Diversion Authority Goes After Buffalo-Red River Watershed District

BECKER CO, MN -- Another complaint is filed over the multi-billion dollar Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Project. The Diversion Authority filed the complaint with the Minnesota District Court in Becker County against the Buffalo-Red River Watershed District. In June, the district voted…

Patterson Moved to Prison Out of State

BARRON, Wis.  -- The man who kidnapped Jayme Closs and killed her parents, has been transferred to a prison out of Wisconsin. State records show that Jake Patterson was moved yesterday but do not say where. Patterson killed Denise and…

Legal Settlement Discussion Over Mandan Mural

MANDAN, N.D. -- A legal settlement is being discussed between the city of Mandan and the owners of a bar who filed a federal lawsuit after being told to remove an outdoor mural. The city says the Lonesome Dove doesn't…

Missing Grand Forks Man Found Dead In Minnesota

CROOKSTON, MN - The body of a Grand Forks man, who'd been missing for more than a week, has been found in Polk County. Grand Forks Police say the body of 55-year-old Fernando Balboa was discovered Monday evening in a…

Lane Reductions On Main Avenue Near Downtown Fargo

Drivers will have to deal with more lane closures on Main Avenue near downtown Fargo today. Main will be reduced to one lane each way on Tuesday between University Drive and 8th Street South. Crews are going to be doing…

Eastbound I-94 Closed Near Moorhead

NEAR DOWNER, Minn. - MNDOT has closed a portion of eastbound Interstate 94 because of buckled concrete. I-94 is closed between the exit 6 for Minnesota Highway 336 and exit 15 for Clay County…