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Wednesday News Update 08-15
Your guide to getting REAL ID in North Dakota
Radinovich wins DFL primary for 8th Congressional District in one nation's hottest House races
East Grand Forks sees high voter turnout
Altru memorial service helps families grieve children lost too soon
East Grand Forks football builds very own locker room
EGF football hopes their team chemistry can translate to wins
UND soccer picked 5th in Summit League in preseason poll
Cavalier putting an emphasis on finishing games
At age 100, Earl Mallinger still going strong on the golf course
hometown stars - all stories
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Popular farm insecticide faces ban
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
Ag scientist warns of clubroot in canola
Would rain help or hurt?: On balance, it’s needed
'Still adjusting, still farming' after husband's suicide, Minnesota woman carries on the family farm
What's going around: Trichomoniasis and Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
California wildfires visible from outer space
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Back to School: Is preschool worth the cost?
Back to School: Doctor warns local parents of athletes about brain trauma
arts & entertainment
970 WDAY On Demand: The Rob (re)Port 8/14/18 - Teen Running for Governor in Vermont, Keith Ellison Controversy, Cecile Wehrman, Journalism, Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford, Drones
970 On Demand: The Mike McFeely Show - Peggy Flanagan, Robin Huebner, Lyft Vomit Fraud, Josh Boschee, Recreational Marijuana in North Dakota, Craig Key, Bite Squad
970 On Demand: Track Talk with Jason Berg August 13, 2018
970 On Demand: The Jay Thomas Show - Addie's Royal Cupcake Stand, Princess Names, Potholes, Lyft Vomit Fraud, Takeout Tipping
970 WDAY On Demand: The Rob (re)Port 8/13/18 - Fargo Pride Parade, Recreational Marijuana, Socialism, Minnesota State Representative Ben Lien, Professor Clay Routledge
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crime and courts
August 14, 2018
Grand Forks apartment evacuated during brief standoff with knife-wielding man
A brief Tuesday evening standoff involving a man with knives at a Grand Forks apartment ended peacefully, police said. Grand Forks police were...
14 hours 48 min ago
Court controversy: Worker alleges discrimination
GRAND FORKS, ND--A woman claims a case of discrimination has been made years after a deadly accident. Reporter Kenneth Chase first spoke to...
16 hours 20 min ago
Stenehjem again defends involvement in ACA lawsuit
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem again defended the state's participation in lawsuit challenging the Affordable...
17 hours 16 min ago
Federal appeals court affirms $1.3 million in attorney fees to North Dakota after dispute with Minnesota
BISMARCK — A federal appeals court said Tuesday, Aug. 14, the state of Minnesota owes North Dakota $1.3 million in attorney fees after...
18 hours 6 min ago
One year ago he pleaded guilty to child abuse. Now he is charged with murdering his infant daughter.
BISMARCK — A Bismarck man has been charged with murdering his infant daughter. Jose Rivera-Rieffel, 22, of Bismarck, was charged Friday with...
20 hours 19 min ago
Grand Forks Police say burglar forgot one thing -- his wallet
Police say a Grand Forks man sneaked into a garage, stole a few tools and made it back out unnoticed—except for one important thing: He left...
23 hours 42 min ago
August 13, 2018
GFPD released body cam video from deadly park shooting
GRAND FORKS, ND--WDAY News has obtained body cam video from the officers who were involved in the deadly police shooting in a city park. The...
August 13, 2018 - 10:50pm
Ex-city council member denies beating another member in fight at meeting in northwest Minnesota
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A former Thief River Falls Council member has pleaded not guilty to accusations that say he assaulted a city leader...
August 13, 2018 - 9:21pm
Grand Forks Police Department reminds community to lock cars
GRAND FORKS, ND--Lock it or lose it. 61 people have gotten things stolen from their cars this summer, and most of those victims, left their...
August 13, 2018 - 7:06pm
Neighborhood vandalism: A flag burned, a car keyed
GRAND FORKS, ND--A local woman is speaking out after vandals set her flag on fire. Ashes and scraps of fabric are all that’s left of Cindy...
August 13, 2018 - 7:06pm
Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for Thief River Falls overdose death
THIEF RIVER FALLS—One of three people accused in connection to an overdose death earlier this year in Thief River Falls has pleaded guilty...
August 13, 2018 - 3:10pm
August 10, 2018
Sister doesn't believe race a factor in St. Paul police shooting of man who was member of northwest Minnesota reservation
ST. PAUL—Libby Meyers wishes her brother were still alive. And she wishes the noise would stop. As Meyers made funeral arrangements for...
August 10, 2018 - 9:21pm
Two supervisors indicted in ICE raid on potato farm operated by Fargo's R.D. Offutt
FARGO, N.D. — Two supervisors at a Nebraska potato farm operated by R.D. Offutt Company in Fargo were among those indicted in an illegal...
August 10, 2018 - 4:08pm
Charge: North Dakota day care provider pulled boy's ears after he urinated in his pants
BISMARCK—A Bismarck daycare provider is accused of grabbing a 3-year-old boy roughly by the ears for peeing his pants. Marlene Steedsman,...
August 10, 2018 - 2:26pm
August 9, 2018
Former North Dakota solicitor general picked for judgeship
BISMARCK -- Gov. Doug Burgum has named former North Dakota Solicitor General Doug Bahr to fill retired South Central District Judge Sonna Anderson's...
August 9, 2018 - 9:28pm