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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, August 17
Drug conviction earns more than seven years in prison
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Matzo (w/video)
Updated: Boy dies after rollover accident, girl injured
Truck hauling hazardous chemicals catches fire; homes near Paynesville evacuated
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Next man up: Empting takes over at QB after Roste's three-year run
A promise kept: Plan started at the Viking Speedway is rekindled after the death of a friend
Matt Cullen comes home to play for the Wild
Twins activate former All-Star closer Perkins
Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new homes
Photo of the Week
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
Johnson - Engebretson
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Delores M. Johnson
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Fair features racing ostrich-pulled carts
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
hires and promotions
on the street
June 28, 2012
Missing boys found at lake
Swift cooperation of local law enforcement in Alexandria brought two Fargo boys home safe. The Alexandria Police Department received a missing persons' call at 3:50 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. The boys, ages 5 and 10, were last seen in the Scenic Heights area around 2 p.m. They were...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Dentist murder case: Kilkpatrick's lawyers seek change of venue
FARGO - Attorneys for Gene Kirkpatrick have asked a Cass County judge to move his upcoming jury trial out of Fargo and suppress statements he made to detectives during the investigation into the murder of Fargo dentist Philip Gattuso. Kirkpatrick, whose daughter was married to Gattuso...
January 6, 2011 - 11:59am
October 21, 2010
Judge strikes 'secret sex image' law
A Cass County judge has ruled that a state law barring the secret creation of sexually expressive images is unconstitutional because it's overly broad, outlawing material protected by free-speech rights. In an opinion released Tuesday, Judge Steven McCullough ruled that the law,...
October 21, 2010 - 3:33pm
October 18, 2010
Deadly rash of crashes in Fargo; police say drag racing may have caused Sunday's fatal accident
October 18, 2010 - 9:15am
October 12, 2010
Fargo apartment fire leaves 150 homeless
No one was hurt, but 150 south Fargo residents are without a home after a massive blaze Monday night destroyed the Galleria On 42nd apartment...
October 12, 2010 - 3:05pm
September 25, 2010
ABC's Extreme Makeover teaming up with Fargo company to build new home
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the Emmy-award winning hit reality show on ABC Television, is coming to the Fargo-Moorhead area to surprise one deserving family with an extreme home makeover, according to a news release issued by Heritage Homes. The firm is asking for community support...
September 25, 2010 - 12:12pm
August 30, 2010
Runner Beardsley files for bankruptcy
Dick Beardsley, a legendary marathon runner who recently sold his interest in the Fargo retail store that bore his name, has filed for bankruptcy relief in Texas. Beardsley and his wife, Jill, filed a petition for Chapter 13 bankruptcy protection on July 20, listing assets of $72,509...
August 30, 2010 - 1:14pm
August 16, 2010
Witness: pedestrian killed by train jumped in front of it
FARGO, N.D. - A man who was killed Saturday morning when he was hit by a train near the intersection of Main Avenue and Broadway appeared to have jumped in front of the train, according to a witness. The 31-year-old male, whose identity is being withheld pending notification of relatives,...
August 16, 2010 - 1:49pm
July 20, 2010
Four-year-old pulled Monday from Grand Forks, N.D., hotel pool dies
FARGO, N.D. - A 4-year-old boy who was pulled unresponsive from a Grand Forks, N.D., hotel pool on Saturday died Monday night at a hospital here. Tayton Fitterer, 4, of Fargo, his mother and siblings were visiting Grand Forks and stayed at the Budget Inn Express, Grand Forks police...
July 20, 2010 - 2:11pm
July 15, 2010
Police bust Fargo-Moorhead counterfeit ring
WEST FARGO - Metro police have dismantled a significant counterfeiting operation and are expected to release details of the bust today, West Fargo Police Det. Sgt. Greg Warren said this morning. Authorities confiscated scanners, printers and solution for washing bills while executing...
July 15, 2010 - 10:51am
July 4, 2010
Health care reform worries employers
Employers in Fargo-Moorhead are struggling to comply with the sprawling national health reform law that's taking effect in stages. The task is complicated by the fact that many provisions in the 2,700-page legislation now must be clarified by new regulations on more than 1,000 points. Top...
July 4, 2010 - 12:15pm
June 23, 2010
Fargo search crews find body in Red River
FARGO, N.D. - Officials who were looking in the Red River for a Fargo woman who disappeared on Saturday found a body in the river today. Lt. Pat Claus said police were notified at 9:45 a.m.
June 23, 2010 - 12:07pm
June 17, 2010
Flash flood warning issued in West Fargo as more than 4 inches of rain falls
WEST FARGO - A morning downpour is flooding streets in this city and farm fields in Cass and Clay counties, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a flash flooding warning. The warning is in effect until 10 p.m.
June 17, 2010 - 12:11pm
Actor Jeff Daniels, Beatles tribute act coming to Fargo Theatre
Actor Jeff Daniels will appear in a different role, as a singer and guitarist, when he takes the Fargo Theatre stage Nov. 9. Daniels, perhaps best known for his roles in "Dumb and Dumber," "Speed" and "The Squid and the Whale," will play a blend of folk and blues music. Tickets...
June 17, 2010 - 11:56am
June 10, 2010
Driver cited for driving through fresh concrete on I-94; damage estimated at more than $100,000
FARGO - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has cited an Alabama man for driving through a freshly paved section of Interstate 94 in Fargo overnight, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage and further frustrating motorists dealing with traffic congestion in the construction zone. Jadick...
June 10, 2010 - 3:41pm