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Kale Schaan, Minot, charged with burglarizing garage

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Kale Riley Schaan, 24, Minot, is accused of burglarizing a garage in southeast Minot on the morning of April 11. He is charged with Class C felony burglary in district court in Minot. According to the probable cause affidavit filed with the court, the resident of the home heard an alarm go ...

Minot students inducted into National Technical Honor Society

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Minot High School inducted students into the first year of the National Technical Honor Society on March 26. Pictured sitting in the front row are, from left to right: Jacob Endresen, Mason Diehl, Abigail Folk, Joelle Fettig, Lauren Busch, Alicia Busch, Keely Briggs, Connor Bradshaw, Connor ...

Natural gas condensate release occurs at Williston area site

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WILLISTON – A pipeline leak caused about 25 barrels of natural gas condensate to be released on a well pad in the Williston area and flow off site into adjacent low-lying wetland areas and an intermittent stream, according to a news release from the North Dakota Department of ...

ND tribes awarded more than $20.2M for affordable housing

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded more than $20.2 million to four tribes in North Dakota for low-income housing. The funds are awarded through HUD’s Indian Housing Block Grant program and will help the tribes develop and operate low-income housing, according ...

How the sausage gets made

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Every session, members of the Legislature vote on hundreds of bills. Some are a simple half page, while others run 10, 20 or 30 pages and address multiple parts of the Century Code. With a year-and-a-half to prepare between biennial sessions, legislators receive help from multiple entities ...

ND congressional delegation urges Congress to fix immigrant laws

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North Dakota’s congressional delegation says immigration laws need to be fixed to secure the border but without reform, President Trump’s proposal to release illegal immigrants to sanctuary cities is a viable option. Trump said Friday he is strongly considering releasing detained ...

City offices closed Friday

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City of Minot offices will be closed Friday in observance of the Good Friday holiday, including City Hall, Public Works and the Engineering Department. City transit buses will run their regular schedules on Friday. There will be no residential garbage collection on Friday. The next pickup ...

Fire out, treasures intact but work ahead for Notre Dame

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PARIS (AP) — Firefighters declared success Tuesday in a more than 12-hour battle to extinguish an inferno engulfing Paris’ iconic Notre Dame cathedral that claimed its spire and roof, but spared its bell towers and the purported Crown of Christ. What remained was a blackened shell of the ...

Democrats raise $75M so far, signaling a drawn-out fight

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates raised about $75 million during the first quarter of the 2020 election, a lackluster sum spread out across more than a dozen campaigns that signals a drawn-out battle likely lies ahead. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders led the field by raising ...

Nations express solidarity with France after Notre Dame fire

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PARIS (AP) — Nations expressed solidarity with France after the fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral and offered their support for the recovery. Monday’s fire collapsed the spire and burned through the roof of the 12th-century building, sparking an outpouring of grief and reminiscing of visits ...

The Wellington to hold first Wellness Fair

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Meridian Senior Living’s The Wellington Independent and Assisted Living will be hosting a Wellness Fair from 2:30-4 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, at The Wellington, 601 24th Avenue SW, Minot. The fair has extensive learning opportunities and is free and open to the public. The Wellness Fair ...

Jim Hill Middle School honor roll Spring 2019

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Highest honors Grade 8: Anthony Agard, Halia Aldrich, Lauren Allen, Shelby Anderson, Marissa Beck, Makenna Bergrude, Jaxon Bradley, Brandon Chabot, Alexander DeMakis, Zarek Desjarlais, Avery Dixon, Alexander Dunlap, Bria Dunn, Andie Engleson, Cierra Erickson, Hyla Erickson, Blaine Flemming, ...

Skittle Skool gives kids tools to deal with ‘hidden dangers’

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It’s harder than ever to be a teenager these days and educators want to help kids find ways of dealing with tough situations, said Stephanie Everett, public relations and marketing director/administrator in training for the Mountrail County Health Foundation/Mountrail County Health ...