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MOORHEAD — A Winnipeg man faces criminal charges in Clay County court after prosecutors accused him of driving here from Canada to have sex with a 15-year-old West Fargo, N.D., girl who was reported by her mother as a runaway. Samuel Juliann Viviezca Seneres, 27, was charged Thursday with two counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct, a felony. According to a police report, the girl’s mother contacted West Fargo police Feb. 28 to report her daughter missing.
MINOT, N.D. – An anti-abortion group is taking heat for handing out small toy fetuses during the parade at this year’s North Dakota State Fair in Minot. North Dakota Right...
Itasca County authorities say the death of a woman found in her Deer River home on Wednesday has been ruled a homicide. Sonya Ann Smith, 43, died “as a result of multiple traumatic injuries due to assault,” the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office reported Friday.
DULUTH -- There’s something about those tall ships. They make every kid yell “cool” and adults click away with cameras with mouths agape. But Dorothy Church of Grand Rapids may...
Minnesota's first human case this season of West Nile virus was reported Thursday. State health officials said the man, from Murray County, became ill with West Nile fever earlier this...
FARGO – Two men are facing felony intent to distribute drugs charges after city narcotics agents searched their home and allegedly found 24 hits of acid in a Bible in one man’s bedroom, along with other drugs, paraphernalia, and a police radio detector. According to documents filed in the cases against the two, Fargo narcotics agents executed a search warrant May 23 on a home at 1326 11th St.
HINCKLEY — Federal, state and local law enforcement joined forces in raiding a marijuana field near Hinckley early Wednesday morning and seizing more than 5,500 marijuana plants with a street value of more than $4,125,000, the Drug Enforcement Administration said. Law officers executed a federal search warrant on the parcel of land in Pine County. “The focus of today’s effort was to locate, document and destroy these plants before they could be harvested and enter the illicit drug market,” B. Todd Jones, U.S.
DULUTH, Minn. – A Duluth woman’s foster care license was revoked because a child allegedly was sexually abused while in her care. Barbara Ellen Randolph received the revocation order from the Minnesota Department of Human Services.
WILLMAR, Minn. – A Sunburg man has been charged with felony theft related to gasoline purchases on his state-issued fleet card while working as a state conservation officer. James Clifford Steffen, 47, is accused of charging more gas on his fleet card than was used in the state-owned boat, all-terrain vehicle and snowmobile he used for his work with the Department of Natural Resources. Steffen’s first appearance on two felony charges of theft of public funds, plus a misdemeanor theft count, is Aug.
WARREN, Minn. – Back home Wednesday for her 55th class reunion, Janet Anderson visited the Marshall County Historical Society Museum. It’s a routine stop whenever she and her husband, Lyle,...