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A 20-year-old Balaton, Minn., man tied to the shooting of Daniel Scheff in July near Granite Falls, Minn., is now alleged to have murdered two people last week in their Balaton home. Derek Michael Hexum is alleged to have killed James Donald Hively, 75, and Catherine Agnes Hively, 71, after breaking into
A Fargo man is accused of assaulting a Detroit Lakes police officer. It happened in Detroit Lakes Monday around 5:40 p.m. as officers were investigating a stalking case, Chief Tim Eggebraaten said. He said an officer handcuffed a suspect and while doing a pat-down when the suspect managed to slip out of the handcuffs. The suspect then started fighting with officer Joseph Sternhagen.
By Grace Lyden / The Forum In the 2013-14 school year, North Dakota State University waived $5.6 million in tuition for out-of-state students, a figure that's up from $3.3 million...
Unlike the Minnesota House of Representatives, the state Senate underscored its commitment to Greater Minnesota communities by including in its tax bill a provision to increase funding for Local Government...
Talk to any parent who has lost a child and they'll say there is nothing that compares. Kyle Nelson was just 20 when he died from injuries in a rollover near Geneseo just months ago.
A Cooper’s hawk from Yellow Medicine County is the first Minnesota wild bird to test positive for the highly pathogenic avian influenza HPAI virus that has infected poultry farms across Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported Thursday morning. The Cooper’s Hawk was recovered April 14 after it flew on to the deck of a home in St. Leo in the western portion of the county and died.
Motorists on Highway 34 will encounter a detour between Interstate 94 near Barnesville and Highway 59 at Dunvilla as a road resurfacing project began April 20. Crews will resurface 19 miles of Highway 34 and replace several culverts. During the project, Highway 34 will close and motorists will detour to I-94, Highway 108 and Highway 59. Only residents who live within the road closure or motorists whose destina
A Wadena-Deer Creek social studies teacher and coach is charged with molesting a student at his Henning home last week after paying her to clean cabins. Brian Kenneth Maki, 58, of Henning, was charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct—position of authority—on Tuesday and remains in jail.
ong-time East Grand Forks construction firm has agreed to pay $1.85 million to settle a federal lawsuit alleging it cheated a partner company and defrauded the federal government.
The trial for the 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year accused of having sex with a student is expected to begin Tuesday in Cass County District Court. Jury selection for the trial of West Fargo teacher Aaron Knodel was slated to begin last month, but his defense attorney asked for more time to prepare fo