Gilbert Houle was hanging around Bible Baptist Church this week in the 6300 block of Gateway Drive on the west side of Grand Forks, because members of the church had been helping him out, he told state District Judge Jon Jensen Wednesday while appearing in court on charges of huffing paint.RELATED CONTENT
Two 19-year-old pedestrians are taken away by ambulance after they are struck by a vehicle on a college campus.RELATED CONTENT
GROVE CITY, MN -– Students and staff in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District are mourning the loss of high school senior Zach Junkermeier, who was killed Tuesday in an avalanche in Montana.RELATED CONTENT
An East Grand Forks man appeared in a North Dakota court Wednesday on a felony charge of delivering methamphetamine at a Grand Forks bar last fall.
ST. PAUL, MN. -- A St. Paul father is facing criminal charges after his 2-year-old son was found to be high on methamphetamine.RELATED CONTENT
The man charged with cheating while dealing blackjack at a Grand Forks sports bar said Wednesday at his arraignment he is near to a deal with prosecutors on the felony count.
Prosecutors have filed an official request for a mental evaluation for Sherry Midstokke from the the North Dakota State Hospital. This comes after Midstokke's preliminary hearing on February 26th.RELATED CONTENT
AUSTIN, TX (ABC) -- A man and a woman were killed and dozens of others were injured in Austin, Texas early this morning after a fleeing driver crashed his vehicle through barricades set up for the South by Southwest festival, plowing into a crowd of people, police said.RELATED CONTENT
University of North Dakota students joined a nation-wide effort Wednesday to try to eliminate the derogatory use of the R-word. They hope to eliminate the word from people's vocabularies when talking about people with special needs.RELATED CONTENT
(CNN) -- A Chinese satellite looking into the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 "observed a suspected crash area at sea," a Chinese government agency said -- a potentially pivotal lead into what has been a frustrating search for the Boeing 777.RELATED CONTENT
With two train derailments within five days in both North Dakota and Minnesota, lawmakers say Burlington Northern Santa Fe needs to step up and prevent future rail accidents. Legislators say there needs to be a balance between moving rail cars safely, while catching up with a shipping backlog.
We have new information in the death of Fargo Police Lieutenant Jeff Skuza.RELATED CONTENT
YORK, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina deputy who during a traffic stop shot a 70-year-old man reaching for his cane broke down in tears as other officers arrived.
WASHINGTON – Today, Senators John Hoeven (R-N.D.), John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) and Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) introduced the Natural Gas Gathering Enhancement Act. The legislation expedites the permitting of natural gas gathering lines located on federal and Indian lands.
NEW YORK (AP) - An explosion has leveled two New York City apartment buildings, killing two people and injuring 17 others.
A woman is in custody after a Red Lake Tribal Council member was found dead of a gunshot wound on the reservation.RELATED CONTENT
Devils Lake officials are revving their promotional engines in advance of the return of commercial air passenger service to the region.
(CNN) -- In 16 years, cancer will become the leading cause of death in the United States, surpassing heart disease, according to a new report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology. The number of new cancer cases is expected to increase nearly 45% by 2030, from 1.6 million cases to 2.3 million cases annually.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO -– An arrest warrant has been issued for a West Fargo man accused of deliberately crashing a carload of passengers into a parked vehicle here.
FARGO –- A West Fargo man and Fargo woman face felony burglary charges after they were allegedly caught in the act of breaking into a house police raided and said was a meth lab last week.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL, MN -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says there's still time in the legislative session to negotiate an agreement on medical marijuana.RELATED CONTENT
Grand Forks Police were called early Wednesday morning to a burglary that occurred overnight at American Tire South. An unknown person or persons entered the business and took an undisclosed amount of cash.
Grand Forks Police are urging resident to lock their doors in order to protect themselves against intruders. This comes after a burglary that ended in sexual assault in the early hours on Monday.
A train has derailed 5 miles north of Crookston near Euclid and highway 75. We spoke with the Polk County Sheriff's department and they say that 2 Burlington Northern train cars have derailed. It's being reported that the derailment is not a hazard to the community.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul, MN (CNN) - A dream has come true for a teenager battling leukemia. Thanks to a social media campaign she got a chance to meet her favorite singer - Miley Cyrus.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven today met in Washington with Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown, Grafton Mayor Chris West and other Grand Forks and Grafton officials to discuss the cities’ and region’s priorities. Hoeven and Brown discussed a wide range of topics, with a focus on rail safety.
A Grand Forks judge sentenced Ronald Samdahl to serve two years in prison Tuesday because of a drunk driving law that went into effect 45 days before he was arrested.RELATED CONTENT
Tim Tollefson pleaded not guilty Tuesday at his arraignment on charges he sexually molested four girls, ages 3 and 4, at Immanuel Christian Children’s Center.RELATED CONTENT