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November 21, 2011
Brooks pleads guilty in Fortenberry murder in Osakis
November 21, 2011 - 3:59pm
September 16, 2011
Murder charges dismissed against Alexandria man
Murder charges are being dismissed against a 34-year-old Alexandria man who was awaiting a new trial in the 2004 death of his 4-month-old daughter. The Douglas County Attorney's Office filed a motion today, Friday, to dismiss the indictment that charged Michael Ray Hansen with murdering...
September 16, 2011 - 4:30pm
May 21, 2011
UPDATE SUNDAY NOON: Osakis woman killed; suspect is at large
May 21, 2011 - 10:58am
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
December 29, 2010
Bail set at $2 million in Olivia child murder case, two people arrested in courtroom
OLIVIA -- Unconditional bail was set at $2 million this afternoon for Sergio Turrubiates Jr., 20, of Olivia, who faces a second-degree murder charge for killing a 19-month-old Olivia girl last week. Conditional bail was set at $1 million by District Judge Dwayne Knutsen in Renville...
December 29, 2010 - 11:50am
December 24, 2010
'I Saw Mommy Killing Santa Claus'
The Alexandria Arts Association (AAAA) will present I Saw Mommy Killing Santa Claus, a murder mystery dinner theater experience. The evening...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 30, 2010
Dewey's accused killer wants trial moved again
The attorney for the man accused of fatally shooting a Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy wants the trial to be moved a third time. Thomas Lee Fairbanks, 34, of Mahnomen, Minn., is charged with first-degree murder and a dozen other felonies in connection with the killing of Christopher...
November 30, 2010 - 5:02am
October 7, 2010
Surprise guilty plea entered in Mahnomen murder case
October 7, 2010 - 2:49pm
October 4, 2010
Double-murder suspect in Mahnomen County described as generous and trusted
A man held on suspicion of murdering two elderly rural Mahnomen County, Minn., residents is being described as generous and trusted by others at a center for chemically dependent people where he lived. Timothy James Thorson, 53, is being held in the Benton County Jail, booked at...
October 4, 2010 - 9:33am
August 12, 2010
Man accused in Deputy Dewey shooting now faces murder charge
Prosecutors have filed a murder charge against the man accused of shooting Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Chris Dewey. Thomas Fairbanks now faces second-degree murder instead of attempted murder for the February 2009 shooting in Mahnomen, Minn., when Dewey was responding to a drunken...
August 12, 2010 - 3:40pm
May 27, 2010
Man hunt begins in Fargo, N.D., for husband of slain Illinois woman
FARGO, N.D. - Police are investigating a vehicle found here that authorities say may be linked to a case in Illinois in which a pregnant woman was stabbed to death. Fargo Police Lt. Pat Claus said the discovery of the car in a downtown parking lot was prompted by a citizen who reported...
May 27, 2010 - 12:36pm
March 13, 2010
Grygla man faces murder charge in 4-month-old son's death
A Grygla, Minn., man was charged with murder Thursday in the death of his 4-month-old son. An autopsy showed that Damien Marsden's son, Rylin, died of "traumatic head injuries due to physical assault," including a fractured skull, the Minnesota Attorney General's Office said in a...
March 13, 2010 - 12:46pm
The Murdered Family: New book by former UND professor tells story of a crime 90 years ago in rural N.D.
Probably everyone who grew up at Turtle Lake, N.D., has heard the story of the murdered family, an immigrant Germans-from-Russia farmer and his...
March 13, 2010 - 8:37am
December 11, 2009
Man arrested in Oklahoma in connection with Morris woman's death
The Associated Press is reporting that 21-year-old Ryan Hurd was arrested December 4 in west Tulsa after the body of 19-year-old Kathryn Rose...
December 11, 2009 - 1:41pm
December 7, 2009
Tips sought in Morris woman's murder
The body of a Morris woman who investigators believe died of "homicidal injuries" was found near a roadside in rural Owatonna on Thursday. On...
December 7, 2009 - 11:15am