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30 years in prison for Fargo caregiver in child's death

Dec. 07, 2021 10:12 AM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Fargo woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in the death of a 1-year-old child left in her care. A Cass County District Court judge imposed the sentence Monday for 38-year-old Brandi Adeleke who earlier pleaded guilty to murder and child abuse, KFGO ...

Firefighters rescue Fargo man who fell through Red River ice

Dec. 05, 2021 13:10 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Firefighters in Fargo rescued a man who had fallen through ice on the Red River on Saturday. The man was holding himself above water when firefighters made their way across the ice to him. A firefighter in an ice rescue suit entered the water and held...

Clinic leader: Court case 'grave threat' to abortion rights

Dec. 03, 2021 18:21 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The head of North Dakota's sole abortion clinic says the stakes have never been higher in the debate over a woman's right to an abortion. Red River Women's Clinic Director Tammi Kromenaker is heading from Fargo to Washington, D.C., to join a group of...

Student accused of bringing loaded handgun to Fargo school

Nov. 30, 2021 08:32 AM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A student accused of bringing a loaded handgun to a Fargo elementary school has been suspended pending further investigation by district administrators and police. School administrators said the student told classmates about the weapon at Lincoln...

'They become our family:' US farming couple rescues Afghans

Nov. 24, 2021 09:18 AM EST

FERGUS FALLS, Minnesota (AP) — The U.S. soldiers called them “Caroline’s guys.” They transformed farms in a war zone - risking their lives for the program she built, sharing her belief that something as simple as apple trees could change the world. The...

Minnesota man charged in killing of couple at Fargo factory

Nov. 18, 2021 13:47 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A 35-year-old man with a long criminal record was charged Thursday with three counts of murder in the shooting deaths at a Fargo factory of a man and a woman who was eight months pregnant. Anthony Reese Jr., of Moorhead, Minnesota, is charged with...

Fargo police: 2 dead in shooting; suspect turns himself in

Nov. 17, 2021 18:23 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A 35-year-old Moorhead, Minnesota man has been arrested on suspicion of two counts of murder after a shooting that left two people dead Wednesday at a north Fargo business, police said. Police Chief David Zibolski said officers were called to...

Commissioners asked to end deer bow hunting program in Fargo

Nov. 14, 2021 13:27 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Commissioners in North Dakota's largest city will be asked Monday to consider ending a wildlife management program that allows bow hunters to kill deer within city limits. Fargo Police Chief Dave Zibloski said a recent study shows that harvest rates...

Winter weather hits North Dakota roads

Nov. 13, 2021 16:12 PM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota officials cautioned travelers across the state on Saturday as a mix of freezing sleet, rain and snow hit roads. The North Dakota Department of Transportation issued the no travel advisory for an area stretching from Bowbells to Fort...

Fargo police arrest man wanted for Tennessee murder

Nov. 13, 2021 13:38 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Police in Fargo, North Dakota have arrested a man wanted for murder in Tennessee. Police officers with Fargo's Metro Street Crimes Unit learned on Friday that the man was staying in the city, according to spokeswoman Jessica Schindeldecker. He had...