Skip to main content
Flu cases nearly double across South Dakota
On MLK Day, Minnesota speakers say justice, equality still unanswered
Longtime Iowa state senator pushes for conservation fund
Smarter school lunchrooms aim at better nutrition, less waste
Under one roof: Six Lady Jays players living together become a family
Reporter rap: Illegitimate Super Bowl without the Cowboys?
MW wrestling: Preuss 0-2 at Ridgewater Open
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
WHS hockey: Waseca sweeps hockey doubleheader in Worthington
GOP boosts expansion of rural broadband
Column: What happened to the honeymoon?
Column: Tillerson's foreign policy -- Russia first
Column: WCS giving boost to Feed My Starving Children
Column: Jan. 23-27 is Paraprofessionals Recognition Week
Edward "Bud" John
Judy K. Thies
Leland "Lee" Hardekopf
Douglas C. McClure
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
Disheveled Theologian: A 'd-icey' adventure
out and about
Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Data: Jan. 17, 2017
Data: Jan. 16, 2017
Public Notice of operating budge for 2017 fiscal year
Data: Jan. 14, 2017
Data: Jan. 13, 2017
March 17, 2009
Man set fire to home to "put it out of its misery"
FARGO - A 60-year-old Fargo man received a 90-day jail sentence Monday after pleading guilty to setting his mobile home on fire to "put it out of its misery." Stephen Carl Schmit Jr. pleaded guilty to an amended felony charge of endangering by fire or explosion in Cass County District...
March 17, 2009 - 10:30am
March 16, 2009
Holiday may slow journalist's case
FARGO, N.D. - The next three days will be critical in trying to secure the release of Fargo journalist Roxana Saberi from an Iranian prison, her father said Sunday. Reza Saberi said the family's lawyer will try to find out what Iranian authorities have decided in his daughter's case....
March 16, 2009 - 12:30pm
March 13, 2009
No one injured in standoff
A standoff with a suicidal man in a north Fargo neighborhood ended peacefully when he voluntarily surrendered about 3:40 p.m. Thursday, police said. Authorities received a call about 12:45 p.m. that a man at 802½ 16th Ave. N. was suicidal and armed, and that police would be met...
March 13, 2009 - 11:00am
Diagnosis made in medical mystery
FARGO - When Cori Scott was rushed to Fargo's Innovis Health on a January night, she didn't recognize her mother and fought the staff. Caught in four-point restraints, she slipped into a comatose state. The nightmarish admission followed half a dozen area hospital visits since a...
March 13, 2009 - 10:15am
March 11, 2009
Irish potatoes, stew are comfort food
FARGO - When it comes to taste, the Irish are recognized more for their drinks (and drinking) than they are for food. And for good reason. Irish cuisine can be a touch ... bland. I say this lovingly, as someone of Irish descent. When I visited the Emerald Isle in 1999, much of the...
March 11, 2009 - 9:42am
Parents hear from journalist in Iran
FARGO - The father of Fargo journalist Roxana Saberi finally got to hear his daughter's voice. The much-awaited call from a tearful Roxana came at 1:30 a.m. Monday. But it was "very short," lasting barely two minutes, Reza Saberi said Tuesday. "She just said she loves us," he said...
March 11, 2009 - 9:41am
February 23, 2009
Baby snatching attempt leads to jail
FARGO - A 21-year-old man was sentenced to 30 days in jail this morning after pleading guilty to an amended charge stemming from a June 2008 attempted baby snatching in south Fargo. Tyler Ray Nord was originally charged with felony attempted felonious restraint, but the charge was...
February 23, 2009 - 3:00pm
February 17, 2009
Man gets life for stabbing
FARGO - A judge today sentenced 24-year-old Elijah Addai to life in prison with the possibility of parole for his December murder conviction in the August 2007 stabbing death of another man. After 24 hours of deliberations, a Cass County jury convicted Addai, of Fargo, of killing...
February 17, 2009 - 11:30am
February 12, 2009
Man accused of slapping baby
FARGO - A Fargo woman text-messaged police last month after discovering a bruise on her 1-year-old son's face. The tip initiated a child abuse case against the boy's father, who is accused of slapping the child excessively hard after he pulled baby wipes out of the container. This...
February 12, 2009 - 1:30pm
February 11, 2009
Jobs slashed at the Fargo Forum
The Forum, faced with declining advertising revenues resulting from the slumping economy, announced Tuesday the elimination of 21 full-time positions. "Like all businesses, we are not immune to the effects of the economy we find ourselves in," said James Boberg, The Forum's general...
February 11, 2009 - 9:00am
February 6, 2009
Body pulled from river is missing woman
FARGO, N.D. - Fargo police said the body divers have pulled from the Red River is that of the missing Laura Williams-Jaffe. Divers entered the...
February 6, 2009 - 1:00pm
February 5, 2009
River search on for missing woman
FARGO - The Valley Water Rescue dive team will search the Red River today to try to determine whether a woman missing since last week may have...
February 5, 2009 - 2:00pm
January 30, 2009
Student wants vote counted
ST. PAUL -- Peter DeMuth said he drove from Fargo to St. Paul on Thursday for one reason. "Because I want my vote counted," the North Dakota State University student said while testifying in the U.S. Senate election trial. DeMuth, 23, was called as a witness by Norm Coleman's campaign...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
MeritCare animal use under fire
January 28, 2009 - 10:00am
January 21, 2009
Con man faces theft charges
A Fargo man faces charges of theft by deception for allegedly conning businesses and individuals out of money and property that authorities say could total hundreds of thousands of dollars. Law enforcement agencies believe more victims of 40-year-old Kent James Moritz have yet to...
January 21, 2009 - 11:59am