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Bradley Morales wants to represent himself at re-trial for murder

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Bradley Joe Morales, 29, wants to represent himself at his re-trial in the August 2017 stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend. A hearing was held Wednesday in district court in Minot before Judge Doug Mattson, who asked that Morales submit a written brief to the court outlining why he should be ...

State of childhood obesity

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The childhood obesity rate has been holding steady in North Dakota but continues to affect about 8,500 young people ages 10 to 17, according to new data released Thursday. The obesity rate in North Dakota for this age group, 13.4 percent, ranks as the 33rd highest in the nation. The ...

Weather postpones multiple athletic events

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Weather continues to affect the landscape of North Dakota athletics. Multiple athletic events in the region were postponed on Thursday. The Minot State women’s soccer team will play Bemidji State University at 3 p.m. this afternoon. The Beavers will then play the University of Minnesota ...

Iran says oil tanker struck by missiles off Saudi Arabia

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Two missiles struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia on Friday, Iranian officials said, the latest incident in the region amid months of heightened tensions between Tehran and the U.S. There was no word from Saudi Arabia on the ...

California winds move south, may force new power outages

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hot, dry winds sweeping into Southern California raised concerns that the region’s largest utility could widen power shut-offs Friday to prevent its equipment from sparking wildfires, as a new blaze swept through the San Fernando Valley’s northern foothills. Southern ...

Deaths, displacement as Turkey’s Syria offensive in 3rd day

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AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — Turkish forces pushed deeper into northeastern Syria on Friday, the third day of Ankara’s cross-border offensive against Syrian Kurdish fighters that has set off another mass displacement of civilians and met with widespread criticism from the international community.

Typhoon may bring 30 inches of rain, strong winds to Tokyo

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TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 30 inches of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and Japan’s Pacific coast this weekend, and the government is warning residents to stockpile necessities and leave high-risk places before it’s too dangerous. Rugby World Cup ...

Travel advisories issued for various areas in the state

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From N.D.Dept. of Emergency Services Friday a.m. - Per NDDOT I-94 is closed Eastbound Bismarck to Valley City, and Westbound Fargo to Bismarck. Highway 2 is closed Eastbound and Westbound from Rugby to Larimoure. - Foster County has issued a no travel advised for primary and secondary ...

Kyle Gray Jr., Bismarck, sentenced for criminal trespass

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Kyle Remond Gray Jr., 38, Bismarck, was sentenced on Monday to 360 days in jail, with credit given for the 146 days he has already served, plus 21 days time off for good behavior and two years of unsupervised probation on a charge of Class A misdemeanor criminal trespass. According to the ...

Allan Cook updates address with police department

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Allan Joseph Cook, 42, has now moved to 1730 1st Street SW, Apt. 5, according to the Minot Police Department. Cook is listed as high risk on the sex offender registry and must register his address with the police department. Cook was convicted in district court in Barnes County of three ...

Minot City Council looks into limiting construction noise

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Construction season has its annoyances, and some Minot residents are finding that noise is one of them. The Minot City Council on Monday took the matter of construction noise under advisement, directing staff to look into potential remedies or ordinance changes and bring back recommendations ...

DLB volleyball defeats MLS after first-set stumble

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DES LACS — Usually, it’s the second set that has been giving the Des Lacs/Burlington volleyball team problems. On Thursday evening, the Lakers’ struggles surfaced a set early. Mohall-Lansford-Sherwood (9-9, 3-3 District 12) took advantage by winning the first frame in a crucial Class B ...

Potentially historic winter storm strikes North Dakota

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“Get prepared and be prepared to lose power or be snowed in for a few days,” said Meteorologist Jeffrey Schild with the National Weather Service in Bismarck. During a webinar conducted with media and first responders prior to the noon hour Wednesday, Schild outlined what can be expected ...