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Belfield Public School Board suspends principal: Lamprecht accused by teachers of child abuse, neglect of students

July 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BELFIELD — The Belfield Public School principal has been suspended following a disorderly conduct investigation involving underage children.
The school board unanimously voted to suspend Jeffrey Lamprecht from his duties without pay and begin dism…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Trial for man accused of infant abuse delayed

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The trial for an Arizona man charged with sexually and physically abusing an infant has been delayed until September.

A pre-trial hearing for Dan Anderson Pruett originally scheduled for May 20 has been re-scheduled for Sept. 2. His trial will beg…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Suspicious person questioned by Mitchell police

April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

A suspicious person who, police say, approached two small children Friday night in Mitchell, has been interviewed by authorities, but no charges have been filed.

The Mitchell Department of Public Safety received a report Friday of a man who approa…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Aunt of abused, killed boy hopes to raise awareness of child abuse

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mason Naser was a regular 4-year-old boy, except for the bruises all over his body.

He liked to run around, wear cowboy boots every day and wanted to be a bull rider when he grew up. But Naser never had a chance to fulfill that dream.

He died i…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Saunders pleads guilty to abuse of infant son: Dickinson man sentenced 2 years after child’s death

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Dickinson man pleaded guilty Tuesday on three drug-related charges related to the death of his 7-month-old son.
Andrue Saunders pled guilty to three Class C felony charges of child abuse, possession of a controlled substance, cocaine and terrorizi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Waubun woman charged with abusing child

March 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MAHNOMEN, Minn. — A Waubun woman has been arrested on three counts of abuse against a 16-month-old child.
Arlene Duncan, 44, faces one count of first-degree assault and two counts of malicious punishment of a child in Mahnomen County District Cour…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Child abuse, neglect on rise in ND

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Child abuse and neglect is on the rise in North Dakota, a report release by North Dakota KIDS COUNT shows.
In 2012, 1,402 children were victims of maltreatment in North Dakota, according to the report “Insights on Children” and the Nor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Child abuse, neglect on rise in ND

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Child abuse and neglect is on the rise in North Dakota, a report release by North Dakota KIDS COUNT shows.
In 2012, 1,402 children were victims of maltreatment in North Dakota, according to the report “Insights on Children” and the Nor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Despite precautions, child care center faces abuse allegations against ex-employee

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks child care center that hired a man charged last month with sexually assaulting four children at the facility has a good record and did the proper background check before hiring the man, state officials said last week, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Despite precautions, child care center faces abuse allegations against ex-employee

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks child care center that hired a man charged last month with sexually assaulting four children at the facility has a good record and did the proper background check before hiring the man, state officials said last week, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com