Forum staff reports
CASSELTON, N.D. – A naked Casselton man was arrested early Wednesday, Aug. 9, after fleeing from Cass County sheriff’s deputies responding to a report of domestic violence. The deputies were dispatched to a home in downtown Casselton about 3 a.m., and James C.J. Decoteau fled the residence naked, the sheriff’s office said in a news release.
FARGO – A 26-year-old man was arrested after allegedly pointing a gun at someone in Fargo. About 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, a caller reported to police that they believed an impaired man had a gun in the 800 block of First Avenue South, police said.
FARGO -- Police have identified the man who drowned in the Red River in Fargo during an afternoon of fishing on Monday, Aug. 7. The victim is Hari Kumar Pradhan, 32, of Fargo, according to a news release from the police department. Pradhan’s body was found in the river in the Lindenwood Park area of south Fargo by the Cass County Dive and Rescue Team on Monday. It was the third drowning in the Red River this summer.
ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks fell two games out of first place after suffering its second straight loss with a 7-2 setback at St. Paul Sunday in American Association baseball. The RedHawks, which sit two games behind first-place Winnipeg in the North Division, got two hits each from Kuery De La Cruz and Yhoxian Medina. St. Paul got three hits and three RBI from Tim Colwell and three hits and one RBI from Anthony Gallas.
STEELE, N.D.—After suffering its first loss of the North Dakota Class B American Legion baseball tournament, Thompson bounced back to claim the championship with 6-5 win in 11 innings over Nelson County on Sunday. Nelson County forced a second title game with a 4-2 win. But Thompson regrouped and claimed its first Class B title since 2002. It was the eighth time the teams met this season. With the championship win, Thompson evened the series at four games apiece.
WINNIPEG—Winnipeg erupted for eight runs in the fourth inning to claim a 15-6 American Association Baseball win Sunday over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks—ending the RedHawks 11-game win streak. Winnipeg and the RedHawks are tied for first place in the North Division. Winnipeg hit three home runs in the fourth inning, including a grand slam by David Rohm followed by back-to-back solo shots from Reggie Abercrombie and Shawn Pleffner. Mason kratz and Jordan Ebert also hit home runs for Winnipeg.
WINNIPEG—The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks had a series of runs early in the game to claim a 7-2 American Association baseball win over Winnipeg, overtaking the Goldeyes for first place in the North Division. In posting their 11th straight win, the RedHawks were led by winning pitcher Tyler Herron who allowed just five hits and struck out four in seven innings. Josh Mazzola and Joe DeLuca each hit a home run for the RedHawks, while Yhoxian Medina added two RBIs.
WASHINGTON—Police and military clothing, oil field apparel and accessories made by Dakota Outerwear Company in Minot, N.D., is currently on display at the White House as part of the Trump Administration's Made in America Week. President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and members of Congress welcomed 50 companies, each representing a different state, to the State Dining Room on Monday, July 17, to highlight and applaud their effort and commitment to American made products.
A driver was injured when his vehicle rolled onto its roof on U.S. Highway 10 near Staples about 7:40 p.m. Monday, July 17, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
PERHAM, Minn. – A Perham man was injured when his semi was blown over on U.S. Highway 10 by high winds during a storm Monday, July 17, according to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol.