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Dilworth man accused of giving ninth-grade girl drugs and assaulting her PressPass

MOORHEAD – A Dilworth man is accused of giving a ninth-grade neighbor girl drugs and sexually assaulting her at their shared apartment building.


Kindred man's fatal texting and driving sentence includes public speaking campaign PressPass

FARGO – A Kindred man who pleaded guilty to killing another man while texting while driving more than 90 mph in the car behind the other man will embark on a public speaking campaign about the dangers of distracted driving as part of a plea agreement.


Moorhead woman sentenced to 10 years for role in drug-related murder PressPass

FARGO – A Moorhead woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty in a drug-related murder in which she was charged with her brother and father, and in which another man has pleaded guilty.


Ellendale woman accuses BCI agent of destroying photos she took of police raid in Forbes, N.D. PressPass

FORBES, N.D. – A bystander who was taking cellphone photos of an apparent law enforcement raid here Thursday said an agent she believes was with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation demanded her phone and deleted the photos of the scene after threatening her.


Bail set at $50,000 for West Fargo man accused of window peeping in north Fargo PressPass

FARGO – A Cass County judge set bail at $50,000 for a West Fargo man accused in a string of window peeping cases and one break-in near North Dakota State University over the past six months, after prosecutors called him a “community safety risk” and cited an ongoing investigation into his activities.

Two moderate-risk Fargo sex offenders sought by police are expecting baby together PressPass

FARGO – Two moderate-risk Fargo sex offenders who skipped out on their registration and can’t be found are expecting a baby together, according to court documents.


Woman charged, others arrested in Midwestern cellphone theft ring PressPass

FARGO – A Minneapolis woman has been charged and several others were arrested after being linked to nearly 20 burglaries at cellphone stores across the Midwest, including the $10,000 theft of cellphones from a Wal-Mart here.

International NDSU student suspected of rape PressPass

FARGO – North Dakota State University police have seized the bed linens of an international NDSU student accused of raping a woman on the day he checked out of the dorms at the end of the school year.

West Fargo man accused of window peeping near NDSU PressPass

FARGO – Police have issued an arrest warrant for a window peeper they think has been operating in the North Dakota State University neighborhood since November and who was once allegedly spotted standing in a woman’s hallway touching himself.

Minnesota man indicted in Fargo on federal charges of illegal gambling PressPass

FARGO – A Bloomington, Minn., man is accused of running an illegal gambling operation that preyed upon North Dakota gamblers for years, and funneling the money back and forth among North Dakota, Minnesota and Costa Rica.

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Creature Feature: Love for feisty rescue dog wasn't automatic PressPass

FARGO - I get a lot of questions about my dog. “Oh, is he from that breeder in Hawley?” they’ll ask, as we run an errand to the salon, where he gets tortilla chips from my stylist and dog biscuits from the mailman. “They have husky-shepherd crosses there for sale all the time.”