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North Dakota uses trick plays to beat Western Illinois 34-10

Oct. 23, 2021 18:35 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Tommy Schuster threw one touchdown pass and North Dakota added two more scores off trick plays as the Fighting Hawks rolled to a 34-10 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday. Schuster was 21 of 32 for 274 yards that included an 8-yard...

Canadian man pleads guilty in Bismarck slaying

Oct. 23, 2021 12:10 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Canadian man facing the possibility of life in prison for the death of a Bismarck man two years ago has entered into a plea agreement that would send him to prison for 25 years. The Bismarck Tribune reports Earl Howard, 43, of Bellwood, Ontario,...

North Dakota AG investigating failed photography company

Oct. 23, 2021 11:12 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Attorney General’s office has subpoenaed a Bismarck photography firm that suddenly closed, leaving customers with no way to get their money back. Parrell Grossman, the director of the consumer protection division, says...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Fargo North 49, Wahpeton 42 Jamestown 13, Devils Lake 7, OT Sheyenne 21, Fargo Davies 0 ___ Some high school football scores provided by Scorestream.com,...

North Dakota seeks new deal with Josh Duhamel as pitchman

Oct. 22, 2021 15:07 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota is working to extend its contract with Hollywood actor Josh Duhamel to promote tourism in his home state. Among the least-visited states in the nation, North Dakota’s top tourism official said the 48-year-old star of several...

Recent precipitation eases drought in North Dakota

Oct. 22, 2021 12:20 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Drought conditions in North Dakota have significantly improved because of widespread precipitation recently. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map shows that much of western and central North Dakota is in severe drought, but that is an upgrade from...

Thursday's Scores

Oct. 22, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bismarck Century 27, Minot 0 Fargo South 37, Grand Forks Central 0 Grand Forks Red River 21, Valley City 0 Mandan 32, Bismarck Legacy 28 West Fargo 35, Fargo Shanley 21 ...

Raft of bills submitted ahead of North Dakota's session

Oct. 21, 2021 18:26 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Next month’s abbreviated session of the North Dakota Legislature is intended to finish the job of legislative redistricting and determine how federal coronavirus relief aid will be spent, though some lawmakers want to broaden the agenda. More...

North Dakota man charged in Navajo Nation decapitation

Oct. 21, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A North Dakota man is charged with second-degree murder in the decapitation killing this month of a man at the victim's home on the Navajo Nation in northwestern New Mexico, authorities said Thursday. A criminal complaint alleged that Shilo...

2 arrested after Minnesota chase, North Dakota crash

Oct. 21, 2021 11:51 AM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Two men have been arrested after a high speed chase that began in Minnesota and ended with a crash in North Dakota. Sheriff's officials say a vehicle was traveling at nearly 100 mph in Clay County, Minnesota Wednesday afternoon. According to...