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Police say body found near south Fargo strip mall ruled homicide
Target says it declined to act on its early alert of cyber breach
Train spills small amount of fuel in central Minnesota
State to investigate after Bemidji child left alone at wrong bus stop
Those without health coverage after March 31 could face penalties
Gymnasts show major improvement
Silgen leads Rangers past Panthers in playoffs
Verndale eliminates Tigers from Section 5A playoffs
Pine River-Backus edges Braves in section playoff game
Browerville ends Tigers' playoff run
CLARENCE V. TRUSHENSKI
KIELA GEM KNOWLES
BERTRUM "BERT" HAMBLIN
DARRELL W. CRABB
Cookbook guru will be at builders show
Menahga mayor proclaims St. Urho’s Day
Energy & Wellness Expo
Classic fairy tale musical Cinderella performance in Nevis
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
Minnesota Senate committee votes to suspend wolf hunt
Possible record trout catch could land angler in trouble
USXC racers speed across countryside
DNR eagle camera goes live
Josh’s Collision open on Highway 34
Letter: What everyone wants - Purriercare!
Letter: We’ve known who Enbridge is for a while
Letter: Some lakes with public access seem private
Editorial: Proposed anti-bullying policy timely
Letter: Short-term gain doesn’t trump lands
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
March 22, 2012
FBI: Sherry Arnold's remains found near Williston
Remains of a body believed to be that of Sherry Arnold, the teacher kidnapped Jan. 7 from a street in Sidney, Mont., were recovered Wednesday near Williston, N.D., according to the FBI. Agents, along with local and state law enforcement began the recovery work Tuesday and were done...
March 22, 2012 - 8:13am
January 20, 2012
Men charged in Montana kidnapping had just left Colorado
The two men charged with kidnapping Sherry Arnold from a Sidney, Mont., street Jan. 7 apparently had just arrived in the Williston (N.D.) Basin, according to information from a court in Colorado where the men are from. Leslie Waters Jr., 47, and Michael Spell, 22, remain in a Williston...
January 20, 2012 - 7:28am
January 16, 2012
Montana teacher's kidnapping and death echo Sjodin case
The FBI knows that Sherry Arnold, the Sidney, Mont., teacher missing since Jan. 7, was kidnapped and is dead, but it hasn't located her body yet. It's a case with echoes of the kidnapping and killing in 2003 of UND student Dru Sjodin. On Sunday, the FBI named two Colorado men being...
January 16, 2012 - 7:36am
December 5, 2011
Jamestown teacher accused of assaulting girl resigns
A Jamestown Public Schools employee facing two felony charges filed a letter of resignation late last week. Richard Laqua, 54, filed a standard...
December 5, 2011 - 12:45pm
November 19, 2011
'Mrs. Hanson' named Park Rapids Teacher of the Year
Century third grade teacher Vicky Wentworth Hanson encourages her students to be frogs, not bumps on the log. "Jump into learning and life,"...
news / education / local
November 19, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2011
Bail set for Jamestown teacher accused of sexual assault
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - Bail was set at $5,000 for veteran teacher Richard Allen Laqua, 54, Jamestown, who was formally charged with two Class C felonies...
November 10, 2011 - 7:47am
March 2, 2011
Former shop teacher appears in court on gun charge
A former Park Rapids schoolteacher made his initial appearance Monday in court on a charge of bringing a hunting rifle onto school grounds. Scott Eischens, 38, Ponsford, was released on his own recognizance on the felony charge. He told Hubbard County District Judge Paul Rasmussen...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm