Two-county, high-speed pursuit ends in crash

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A Voltaire woman faces multiple charges following a high-speed vehicle pursuit in McHenry and Ward counties that culminated with a crash into another vehicle on Thursday evening. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, around 7:30 p.m., the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department ...

Police identify deceased man in southwest Minot

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A man found deceased Thursday morning in southwest Minot has been identified as 30-year-old Brandon J. Kvame of Minot, according to the Minot Police Department. “The autopsy has been completed; however the toxicology report is still being conducted,” Investigations Commander Capt. Dale ...

US 83 lane closure planned near Coleharbor

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COLEHARBOR – An Army Corps of Engineers project along the east side of U.S. Highway 83 will require a lane closure for a two-mile stretch of the highway north of Coleharbor. Road work will begin Monday and will continue as long as the weather permits. A pipeline will be installed on the ...

Wreaths Across America sets Minot goal

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The local chapter of Wreaths Across America has set a goal to provide 1,000 wreaths for the graves of veterans at Rosehill Memorial Park in Minot on Dec. 16. Anyone interested in sponsoring a wreath for $17 or making a donation of any amount can do so at www.wreathsacrossamerica.com with an ...

First primary debate was revealing for local Republicans

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Local Republicans came away with mixed impressions of the presidential candidates vying for attention in Wednesday’s GOP debate. But even candidates who wowed the crowd may have a hard time grabbing the nomination from Donald Trump, they say. Billionaire entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy made ...

Vollmer announces retirement plans

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Mark Vollmer, superintendent of Minot Public Schools for tnearly 13 years, has announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2024. “I have been blessed to work for Minot Public Schools since 2002 as Assistant Principal and Principal at Magic City Campus and Superintendent of Schools for ...