Xcel Working To Prevent Power Outages In N.D.Xcel Energy says it's working to prevent power outages that have affected Fargo in recent weeks. Xcel's North Dakota manager Mark Nisbet told the Public Service Commission on Thursday that the company is stepping up efforts to replace power lines and trim trees to keep branches from affecting lines.
Trump To Be Keynote Speaker At North Dakota Oil Expo in BismarkRepublican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has been tabbed as the keynote speaker for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference that will be held later this month in Bismarck, an oil industry group said Wednesday.
5 Freight Train Cars Derail, Tear Up Track In West FargoAn early morning freight train derailment tore up track in West Fargo. Police say two locomotives and five railcars full of rock jumped the tracks about 4:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Man Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter In N.D. Reservation SlayingA man accused of killing another man on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation and hiding the body in the trunk of a car while he recruited others to help dispose of it has reached a deal with prosecutors.
N.D. Farmer Pays Tribute To Prince Via Field ArtYou don't have to be from Minnesota to want to honor the memory of superstar musician Prince. A farmer in neighboring North Dakota took to the field to craft a special tribute.
Fargo Man Pleads Not Guilty In Meth ConspiracyA Fargo man is accused in federal court of selling large quantities of methamphetamine. Joshua Young has pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute a controlled substance. The charge carries a maximum penalty of life in prison without parole.
N.D. Man Gets Life In Prison For Dealing MethA Grand Forks man accused of leading a large drug trafficking operation has been sentenced to life in prison.
N.D. Game And Fish Seeks Help Identifying Bald Eagle NestsThe state Game and Fish Department is looking for help in identifying bald eagle nests in North Dakota. Conservation biologist Sandra Johnson says the agency is looking for locations of nests with eagles present.
'Pick Up The Patch' Initiative Begins In Next Week In N.D.The North Dakota Petroleum Council's annual Pick Up the Patch campaign is slated to begin in Minot and New Town on Friday.
NDSU Hosts Events Surrounding Spring Game All WeekendNational champion North Dakota State University is holding several events as part of its spring football game weekend. Activities kick off Friday night with the annual Bison Showcase.
Minnesota Man To Plead Guilty In Somali Restaurant FireA Minnesota man says he will plead guilty to starting a fire at a Somali restaurant across the North Dakota border in Grand Forks.
Man Sentenced After Pointing Fake Gun At Fargo Police OfficerA man who was shot by a Fargo police officer last September has been sentenced to four years in prison on several felony charges.