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Bismarck Murder Suspect Caught Near Canadian Border In Michigan

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers arrested 41-year-old Earl Howard of Belwood, Ontari

BISMARCK, N.D. — A Canadian man wanted in the killing of a man in Bismarck has been arrested. U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers arrested 41-year-old Earl Howard of Belwood, Ontario on the Blue Water Bridge between Port Huron, Michigan and Ontario. Howard is wanted for murdering 42-year-old Chad Entzel. He was found with a gunshot wound to the head…

North Dakota Agencies Begin Planning For Potential Spring Flooding

Governor Doug Burgum says they started earlier than normal because of unprecedented wet conditions

BISMARCK, N.D. — Agencies in North Dakota are already planning for spring flooding after a record wet fall. The meeting Tuesday in Bismarck set up a statewide plan for preparations, response, and recovery efforts if major flooding happens. Governor Doug Burgum says they started earlier than normal because of unprecedented wet conditions that he says pose a “serious threat” to…

CANCELLED: Silver Alert Issued For Missing Bismarck Woman

UPDATE- Jeanette Carman has been found safe. Silver Alert has been cancelled. (Original Story) BISMARCK, N.D. (KFGO) – The Bismarck Police Department has issued a silver alert for a missing woman. 56-year-year-old Jeanette Carman of Bismarck is 5 feet 5 inches tall, 150 pounds with brown eyes. She is a vulnerable adult with medical issues. She was last seen at…

Plan for $114 Million Indoor Recreation Complex Unveiled

If the project is approved, the center could open in 2023.

BISMARCK, N.D.–Planners say a new $114 million indoor recreation complex in Bismarck would be funded by a new sales tax and private donations. The Bismarck Parks and Recreation District staff talked about the proposed facility at a meeting Wednesday night. They say the center would have a main building with a separate ice arena. The concept includes a four-lane running…

Veteran’s Day Events Planned For The Region

Monday is Veteran's Day

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 will pay tribute to military veterans at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck at 10 a.m. Gov. Tim Walz…

West Fargo Awarded Main Street Excellence Award After Downtown Revitalization

The city has transformed Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue to Seventh Avenue West

BISMARCK, N.D. — West Fargo lands a big award during the 2019 Main Street Summit in Bismarck. Governor Doug Burgum and Lt. Governor Brent Sanford awarded the city the Main Street Excellence Award. It was presented in recognition of the downtown revitalization efforts that started in 2016. The city has transformed Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue to Seventh Avenue West….

ND High School State AAA Quarterfinals Roundup

Sheyenne, Mandan, West Fargo, Bismarck Century advance to the semifinals

FARGO, N.D. — In North Dakota Class AAA Football, the semifinals matchups have been set after Friday’s Quarterfinals. Sheyenne 42, Minot 7 West Fargo 40, Bismarck 21 Fargo South 7, Bismarck Century 23 Davies 19, Mandan 23 West Fargo and Sheyenne will play each other next Friday. The winner of that game will take on the winner of Bismarck Century…

Devils Lake Gun Dealer Charged After Discharging a Firearm at Show

71-year-old Eugene Serumgard pleaded guilty to a charge of discharging a firearm in city limits

BISMARCK, N.D. — A Devils Lake gun dealer charged with discharging a firearm during a show in Bismarck has been fined and placed on probation. 71-year-old Eugene Serumgard pleaded guilty to a charge of discharging a firearm in city limits. He’s ordered to pay $500 in fines and fees and placed him on unsupervised probation for a year. The incident…

Portions of I-94 and US 2 Closed Due to Weather Conditions

Snow plows have been pulled from roadways in Devils Lake due to zero visibility.

FARGO, N.D.–The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol are closing roadways due to heavy snow and wind. I-94 is closed westbound from Bismarck to Fargo and eastbound from Bismarck to Valley City. I-29 is closed northbound and southbound from Grand Forks to the Canadian Border. US Highway 2 is closed eastbound and westbound from Rugby…