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February 13, 2018
Outside the North Dakota Supreme Court chambers. John Hageman / Forum News Service
As arguments near, ND Legislature fires back at Burgum in veto dispute
February 13, 2018 - 4:46pm
February 12, 2018
Jury selection begins for trial in brutal southwest ND hotel killing
February 12, 2018 - 9:46pm
February 8, 2018
Lamar Putney, center, hugs his cousin, Danielle Davis, while his wife, Mehvish Ali Putney, looks on moments after he was released from the Williams County Correctional Center. Putney was acquitted of two counts of murder Thursday. He spent nearly 17 months in jail awaiting trial. Jamie Kelly / Williston Herald
Jury acquits ND man in double murder trial
February 8, 2018 - 7:17pm
February 5, 2018
Red Lake man sentenced to 30 years in 2 reservation deaths
February 5, 2018 - 9:21pm
January 30, 2018
Defense attorney Jeff Nehring, left, shows a document to former Williston (N.D.) police officer Benjamin Williams during Lamar Putney's murder trial Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Nehring questioned the way evidence was handled during the investigation into the shooting death of two men in Putney's apartment in May 2016. Williston Herald photo
Murder plot or deal turned deadly? Attorneys spell out drastic differences in fatal Williston shootings
January 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
The Davison County Public Safety Center. (Republic file photo)
Minnesota man sentenced to 10 years in prison for stabbing victim's ear
January 30, 2018 - 12:29pm
January 29, 2018
Sara Renae Larose
Cass Lake, Minn., woman faces aiding charges in fatal shooting
January 29, 2018 - 11:12pm
Attorney Jeff Nehring, center, standing, questions potential jurors during the first day of the murder trial of his client, Lamar Putney, left, seated. Photo by Williston Herald.
Jury seated in murder trial of Williston man who claimed shootings were self-defense
January 29, 2018 - 5:51pm
January 25, 2018
Delvin Lamont Shaw waits to give his closing arguments in Grand Forks on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Supreme Court denies appeal of Shaw murder conviction
January 25, 2018 - 7:37pm
January 22, 2018
Kaitlynn Borgerson
East Grand Forks woman charged with selling meth, endangering infant child
January 22, 2018 - 7:55pm
Alicia Marie Johnson
Fargo woman gets two years in prison for death of man on car hood
January 22, 2018 - 5:16pm
January 19, 2018
Susan Bala is seen Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014. Special to Forum News Service
ND pays nearly $15.9 million in Bala settlement, appeal pending
January 19, 2018 - 6:20pm
January 18, 2018
Issuing an emergency alert, either by state or county officials, requires more than simply pushing a button. At least two people must work together to enter the information and confirm the alert. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
North Dakota emergency alert protocol prevents false alarms
January 18, 2018 - 4:34pm
North Dakota Supreme Court Justice Lisa Fair McEvers. Submitted photo
ND Supreme Court Justice McEvers to seek re-election
January 18, 2018 - 4:06pm
January 17, 2018
Voters at Holy Family Catholic Church in Grand Forks fill out their ballots early Tuesday for the North Dakota primary election. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Warning of 'thousands of unverifiable votes,' ND asks judge to lift order on voter ID law
January 17, 2018 - 11:43am