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Paul Henrikson, Michelle Morin charged with theft

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Paul Martin Henrikson, 49, is charged with four Class C felony counts of theft of property and one count of Class C felon in possession of a firearm, and Michelle Lynn Morin, 35, is charged with one count of Class C felony theft of property. The charges against Henrikson relate firearms that ...

KC Breakfast on Sunday

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Knights of Columbus 9906 will hold a breakfast from 9 a.m to 1 p.m. Sunday at the KC Club at 2601 North Broadway. They will serve French toast, scrambled eggs, sausage links, orange juice and coffee. There will be a free will offering. Proceeds will go to religious vocations.

Miss ND USA, Miss ND Teen USA to perform National Anthem

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Taking place May 24 and July 16, Miss North Dakota USA Samantha Redding and Miss North Dakota Teen USA Caitlyn Vogel will be performing the National Anthem at Corbett Field for two games in the Souris Valley Sabre Dogs’ 2019 season. They will be performing for Opening Day and for the All Star ...

Diabetes series focuses on caregivers

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Family and friends of people with diabetes will be the topic of discussion as Trinity Health’s Center for Diabetes Education presents the program, “Caregivers Support,” Tuesday, May 21, at 5:30 p.m. in the Trinity Health Community Conference Room at Town & Country Center, 1015 S. ...

Move of Pioneer Village nears completion

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Work is continuing this week on the relocation of the Ward County Historical Society’s Pioneer Village to its new location in Burlington. “We have finally, other than one more load to go to Burlington and one to scrap yard / garbage dump, finished moving everything off the “old ...

Demolition begins on water tower replaced by new tank

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Demolition started last week on the 500,000-gallon, red-checkered water tower on North Hill. Work should wrap up by the end of next week, depending on wind conditions, according to the City of Minot. Last fall, the city completed the erection of a new 1.5 million gallon water tank, located ...

Victims of murder/suicide incident in Ryder identified

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The Ward County Sheriff's Department has identified the victims of a shooting incident occurring at the Ryder Star Bar in Ryder on Thursday night. The victims were Danial Wayne Peterson, 49, Makoti, and Thomas Lee Huston, 32, both of Makoti, according to a sheriff's Department news ...

Trump delays imposing tariffs on auto imports and parts

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Caught in a sprawling trade dispute with U.S. rival China, President Donald Trump decided against declaring commercial war on America’s friends: The White House said Friday that he is delaying for six months any decision to slap import taxes on foreign cars, a move that ...

Trump says he hopes for no war as US-Iran tensions escalate

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic. Asked Thursday if the U.S. was going to war with Iran, the president replied, “I ...

Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

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MORRISTOWN, Ariz. (AP) — Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss expression entertained millions on the internet and spawned hundreds of memes, national television commercials and even a movie, died at age 7. Her owners posted on social media that she experienced complications from a urinary tract ...

Courts weigh Trump’s plan to tap Pentagon for border wall

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump is moving fast to spend billions of dollars to build a wall on the Mexican border with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, but he first must get past the courts. On Friday, a federal judge in Oakland, California, will ...

5th Maintenance Squadron: Teamwork makes the dream work

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MINOT AIR FORCE BASE – Members of the 5th Maintenance Squadron (MXS) recently began planning a way to decrease the time it takes to maintain a B-52H Stratofortress in between every 450 flight hours, known as a phase inspection, at Minot Air Force Base. Known as the continuous process ...

Dakota College at Bottineau recognizes excellence

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Dakota College at Bottineau held its annual faculty and staff recognition luncheon on May 3. Excellence awards, which are determined by peers, were presented to faculty, staff and advisors, according to a press release. The Faculty, Staff and Advising Excellence awards are intended to ...

Naqwantis Mitchell, Minot, charged with strangling sister

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Naqwantis Trenecia Mitchell, 32, Minot, is accused of strangling her sister and slamming her head against a wall during an argument on Wednesday evening. Mitchell is charged with Class C felony aggravated assault in district court in Minot. During her initial appearance in district court in ...

Tractors for Farm Rescue made possible through generous donations

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HORACE – Farm Rescue has two new tractors to power its operations and a lot of people to thank for it. North Dakota-based Farm Rescue is a nonprofit organization that provides planting, haying, harvesting and livestock feeding assistance free of charge to farm and ranch families who have ...

Rugby angler wins big, tops record field at NWT

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What a win it was! Zach Axtman of Rugby claimed top honors earlier this month at a National Walleye Tour tournament held on Lake Winnebago out of Oshkosh, Wisconsin. With 165 boats participating, it was a record field for any NWT event. The winning weight of 10 walleyes for a total of 27.40 ...