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Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
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Davies girls break records, win third-straight state track title
Thompson helps power Valley City to first East Region softball championship
North wins East Region girls soccer title, Davies and Shanley qualify for state
Bruins relay breaks record, wins title at state track meet
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Letter: Why can't a sitting president be indicted for crimes committed as a citizen?
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Short film shot in North Dakota features locals' talents
Eight women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual misconduct, reports say
Post-Traumatic Funk's flashback: Group looks to 'Soul Train' for next Fargo show
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
FMCT expands to second space on Broadway
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Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
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Project Serve combines service with fundraising
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May 16, 2018
'I refused to quit fighting': Fargo woman celebrates recovery milestone three years after husband's death in bar fight
FARGO - Laura Gaarsland sits at the dining room table of her north Fargo home chuckling at a photo of her family in 2013. "We were trying to...
May 16, 2018 - 12:56pm
January 17, 2017
Judge exceeds prosecution's recommendation, gives 20-year sentence in Fargo beating death
FARGO – The fourth and last man to be sentenced in the beating death of Joey Gaarsland outside of a Fargo bar in May 2015 was sentenced to...
January 17, 2017 - 11:06am
October 31, 2016
Second defendant sentenced in Fargo beating death, gets 20 years
FARGO—Jessy Olson was sentenced Monday, Oct. 21, in Cass County District Court to 20 years in prison in the Joey Gaarsland murder case....
October 31, 2016 - 2:07pm
September 27, 2016
In last-minute guilty plea, fourth defendant in slaying outside Fargo bar avoids trial
FARGO—Just before his murder trial was to begin Tuesday morning, Sept. 27, Jason Oien pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge in a fatal...
September 27, 2016 - 1:10pm
September 26, 2016
Defense in Oien murder case wants testimony from witnesses tossed out
FARGO—As Jason W. Oien's murder trial begins Tuesday, Sept. 27, in Cass County District Court, the judge in the case is considering a defense...
September 26, 2016 - 3:51pm
September 19, 2016
Potential complications loom as Fargo murder case heads for trial
FARGO—The murder case against Jason W. Oien, who is charged in the killing of Joey Gaarsland outside a Fargo bar in May 2015, faces potential...
September 19, 2016 - 4:15pm
June 6, 2016
New trial date set in Fargo murder case
FARGO—A new trial date has been set for a Fargo man charged with murder. The trial for Jason W. Oien, 34, is now scheduled to start Sept....
June 6, 2016 - 2:37pm
May 10, 2016
Fargo murder suspect gets new attorney; trial date to be pushed back
FARGO—The trial of a Fargo man charged with murder will likely be delayed due to a change in defense attorneys. Court papers indicate that...
May 10, 2016 - 3:42pm
Widow of Fargo beating victim talks in court after judge's order
FARGO – The widow of a slain Fargo father of five testified in court here on Thursday after a judge told her she could face jail time for contempt...
December 10, 2015 - 10:31pm
November 27, 2015
Wife calls guilty plea from one of four charged in beating death of husband a 'relief'
FARGO — A Fargo man pleaded guilty Friday in Cass County District Court to Class AA felony murder and Class C felony conspiracy to commit aggravated...
November 27, 2015 - 12:48pm
September 9, 2015
Murder trial set for November in Fargo bar beating
FARGO – A Fargo man accused with three others in the May beating that left a father of five dead at a bar here is set to go to trial in November. Jason...
September 9, 2015 - 8:08pm
August 26, 2015
Murder cases moving forward for all 4 defendants in fatal bar beating in Fargo
FARGO - A Fargo man who prosecutors say sent them a letter from jail describing his involvement in a fatal beating outside a bar here in May...
August 26, 2015 - 7:24pm
May 29, 2015
Widow of beating victim 'living in a nightmare'
FARGO—It was a sweet moment: a mother watching her two kids splash in a puddle outside their Fargo home on Wednesday, like it was just...
May 29, 2015 - 6:00am
May 22, 2015
Father of five dies after 'senseless' attack outside Fargo bar
FARGO - For five days, his wife and five children have been at the hospital bedside of Joey Gaarsland, the Fargo man who prosecutors say was...
May 22, 2015 - 9:56am
May 21, 2015
Two more arrested in connection with alleged bar assault
FARGO-Police have arrested two more people in connection with a fight outside a bar here on Sunday that prosecutors say left a man with permanent...
May 21, 2015 - 2:47pm