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MINNEAPOLIS -- A Fergus Falls man faces a federal indictment charging him with stealing money from automated teller machines in numerous locations in west-central Minnesota and Wahpeton, N.D., over a period of seven years. Christopher James Diestler, 31, was charged July 16 with one count of bank larceny. He was arrested July 17 and made his initial appearance Thursday in federal court.
MOORHEAD – Jon Ammerman, who played in three state tournaments for the Moorhead High School boys hockey team, will now oversee one of the state’s elite programs. In a press release issued Monday afternoon, Moorhead High School athletic director Dean Haugo announced the 26-year-old Ammerman will be the Spuds next head coach. The Moorhead School Board is expected to approve the hiring at its Aug. 12 meeting.
BISMARCK -- What state is the luckiest place on earth, North Dakota or South Dakota? The Myers’ Newsletter, a monthly investment publication, published a summer special report on North Dakota and reasons to invest in the state’s energy development.
MITCHELL, S.D. -- The Starlite Drive-In’s screen will soon go dark, possibly forever. Jeff Logan, owner of the Starlite and Logan Luxury Theatres, said that due to changes in technology, the Mitchell drive-in will probably not reopen after it closes in September and undergoes its annual winterization process.