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FARGO — A long-running dispute centered around a payloader seized by the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation in 2014 appears to finally be coming to an end. A cash settlement has been reached in a federal lawsuit that accused BCI agent Arnie Rummel of unjustly seizing Darrell Schrum's payloader and giving it away, lawyers for Schrum said Monday, Jan. 23. Schrum's attorneys, Mark Friese and Neil Roesler, said they expect their client to receive $55,000 from the state, an amount that includes $35,000 in attorney fees.
FARGO — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum will attend Donald Trump's presidential inauguration on Friday, Jan. 20, in Washington, said governor's office spokesman Mike Nowatzki. The governor and his wife, Kathryn Helgaas Burgum, left Tuesday, Jan. 17, for the nation's capital and are expected to return to North Dakota this weekend, Nowatzki said, noting that the couple paid their own travel costs.
FARGO – North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum will attend Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration on Friday, Jan. 20, in Washington, said governor’s office spokesman Mike Nowatzki. The governor and his wife, Kathryn Helgaas Burgum, left Tuesday, Jan. 17, for the nation’s capital and are expected to return to North Dakota this weekend, Nowatzki said, noting that the couple paid their own travel costs.
FARGO — When Gov. Doug Burgum is thinking about North Dakota's future, he says everything's on the table — even the possibility of berry-growing operations in the Bakken oil field. In past years, he has worked as a change agent in downtown Fargo, restoring many of the city's old buildings. Then, in 2016, Burgum, represented a change agent statewide.
CASSELTON, N.D. — It's been three years since a train derailment near here triggered an explosion that sent a massive fireball into the sky, highlighting the dangers of moving crude oil by rail. In that time, the National Transportation Safety Board has been investigating the Dec. 30, 2013, crash but has not released a final report on what caused it.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The father of two teens killed in a crash on their way to a basketball tournament says he's suing their school, their coach and other parties not for the money but to better understand what led to their deaths. "I don't need any more money," Ray Kvalvog said Tuesday, Dec. 20. "I need the truth." If Kvalvog is awarded money in the wrongful death suit, he says, he plans to donate it to charity or maybe even give it back to Park Christian, the Moorhead private school his sons attended.
FARGO — A recently retired sergeant harshly criticized Sheriff Paul Laney on Monday, Dec. 5, at a Cass County Commission meeting, presenting a list of allegations that attacked his management of the sheriff's department. "There are double standards in our department, favoritism, sexism," former Sgt. Gail Wischmann told the commissioners.
FARGO – A man considered a suspect in the disappearance of a Twin Cities woman has been charged with manslaughter following the discovery of human remains in rural Cass County,...
WEST FARGO – An 18-year-old woman from here was seriously injured Wednesday night, Nov. 30, after she was hit by a car driven by another 18-year-old woman from here, authorities...
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Moorhead bus driver who left about 20 Horizon Middle School students stranded in the city's industrial park last week and launched a racial slur as they got off the bus says he lost his temper and regrets his actions. "I should have never said the N-word," David Russell Miller said Wednesday, Nov. 30. "I apologize for everything, to all the kids."