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Live Blog: Jurors hear Brooke Crews' interview with police: 'I was asked to take care of the baby'
No injuries reported after house fire in Bemidji
Proposed Fargo ordinance would point to last place of drink in cases of DUI, assault
Mandan man charged with arson, throwing objects at firefighters
MN girls soccer: EGF falls on the road to Bemidji
EDC volleyball: Red River takes down Wahpeton
Phil Jackson headlines five Sioux Award recipients
Senior QB will never forget breaking longtime Central Cass record held for 50 years
Frightened swimmers reportedly asked West Fargo coach to stop using weights
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September rainstorm dampens early harvest plans in South Dakota
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
What's going around: Trichomoniasis and Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
California wildfires visible from outer space
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December 11, 2013
Small Towns: Drayton, ND
Every family and community has their own way of celebrating the holidays, but one town likes to do it the old-fashioned way. In our Small Towns, Cynthia Johnson takes us to Drayton North Dakota for its 26th annual Old-Fashioned Christmas event.
December 11, 2013 - 8:01pm
July 19, 2013
Riverfest kicks off in Drayton
The sixteenth annual Riverfest is underway in Drayton. The festival started Thursday and the fun continued Friday with a sidewalk sale and a...
July 19, 2013 - 9:29pm
July 11, 2013
Drayton catfishing tournament postponed
A popular catfishing tournament in Drayton is being postponed because of high water on the Red River there this summer. The Rod and Reel Rally catfishing tournament was to have been held next weekend as part of the community's 16th annual River Fest. Instead it will be held in August....
July 11, 2013 - 3:38pm
February 25, 2013
Teams Advance in Region 2 and 4 Boys Tournaments
Region 2 Quarterfinals / Grand Forks Grafton 43, Larimore 38 Drayton-Valley-Edinburg 52, Griggs Co. Central 51 Hillsboro-Central Valley 5,6...
February 25, 2013 - 10:09pm
September 14, 2012
Drayton School Asks Voters for $3.15 Million for Renovations
Residents of Drayton will be asked to approve a $3.15 million bond issue to pay for school improvements. The vote is scheduled for October ninth. If the measure passes the money will go for a new roof and other improvements. The Superintendent says that the school is 50 years old...
September 14, 2012 - 8:53pm
June 6, 2012
Union Caravan Finishes Drayton-to-Moorhead Trek
MOORHEAD (WDAZ-TV) - A caravan of locked-out American Crystal Sugar workers has made finally made its way from Drayton to Moorhead. Workers...
June 6, 2012 - 8:36pm
May 31, 2012
Locked-out Workers Start Journey for 'Cooperation and Negotiation'
DRAYTON, ND (WDAZ-TV) - Locked-out American Crystal Sugar Workers and their supporters met in Drayton on Thursday, kicking off a six-day journey...
May 31, 2012 - 5:52pm
May 29, 2012
Minto man accused of running woman over with pickup
Editor's note: This story was originally published on May 29th, 2012. A Minto, N.D., man is charged with running over a woman with his pickup...
May 29, 2012 - 9:18pm
December 20, 2011
Drayton, ND, Man Rescued 8 Hours After Crash
(WDAZ-TV) - A Drayton, ND, man was rescued early Tuesday morning, nearly eight hours after crashing his vehicle near Lake Bronson State Park in Kittson County. 30-year-old Gregory Renstrom was driving on a curve along Kittson County Highway 10. The vehicle launched about 100 yards...
December 20, 2011 - 5:35pm
October 31, 2011
Drayton, ND, Boil Order Lifted
DRAYTON, ND (WDAZ-TV) - A boil order in the city Drayton has been lifted. People there were told not to drink the water without boiling it over the weekend because a routine city water test came back with a bad sample. But, as of Monday morning, all samples have come back clean...
October 31, 2011 - 4:53pm
October 28, 2011
Drayton, ND, Under Boil Order
DRAYTON, ND (WDAZ-TV) - A boil order has been issued for the city Drayton. People there are being told not to drink the water without boiling it first. The same is true for other common uses of water like making ice, brushing teeth or washing dishes. The order follows a routine...
October 28, 2011 - 9:33pm
October 16, 2011
1 Hospitalized After Car Hits Farm Truck Near Drayton, ND
DRAYTON, N.D. - A Drayton man was taken to the hospital for minor injuries after colliding with a farm truck in his car Saturday night five miles west of town. Jeremy Behm, 37, was traveling west on North Dakota Highway 66 just after 10:30 p.m. when he struck the truck, also westbound,...
October 16, 2011 - 6:00pm
September 9, 2011
2 Fires Reported at Separate American Crystal Plants
EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (WDAZ-TV) - Firefighters responded to fires at American Crystal Sugar plants in Drayton and East Grand Forks within the...
September 9, 2011 - 9:55pm
Frustration Mounts as American Crystal Lockout Continues
As the American Crystal Sugar lockout continues, frustration mounts as a contract deal has yet to be made. Workers continue to picket and the...
August 9, 2011 - 3:57pm
August 1, 2011
Drayton, ND, Union Picketer Struck by Truck
American Crystal union workers in Drayton, ND, got a scare Monday morning as they were picketing. A truck took a corner at a fast speed and pinned...
August 1, 2011 - 4:43pm