Two local nurse practitioners facing multiple felonies

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Two local nurses have been charged with multiple felonies after state investigators accused them of prescribing high volumes of controlled substances to multiple patients that resulted in an array of alleged standard of care violations. Desiree Desjardins, 52, Garrison, and Jennifer Napora, ...

Trial set for Watford City negligent homicide case

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WATFORD CITY -- The trial date has been set for a man charged with running over a six-year-old child in an apartment parking lot in Watford City. Julian Montoya, 19, Watford City, faces two felony charges of negligent homicide-child victim and leaving the scene of an accident for the April ...

Preliminary continued for May drug bust

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The seven individuals arrested after a raid of a Minot residence by the Ward County Narcotics Task Force last May have had their preliminary hearing continued to a later date due to the unavailability of some of the attorneys representing the defendants. James Robb, 50, Kayla Woodfork, 26, ...

Sheriff’s office seeks information on unreported sexual crimes

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WILLISTON – On June 30, 47-year-old Clinton Thomas McKinney of Williston was arrested after the Williams County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report that a minor had been sexually assaulted. McKinney is being held in the Williams County Correctional Center for continuous sexual abuse ...

Manitobans ‘mobilize’ in Makoti

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MAKOTI – The word “mobilize” has a few different definitions, and two of those definitions explain what a group of three Manitobans do while preparing for the Makoti Threshing Show: Make idle engines “capable of movement” and “encourage others to take action” and have pride in ...