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Buffalo on the loose

August 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

DETROIT LAKES — A dozen or more buffalo are roaming the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge in northwest Minnesota after they got loose from a neighboring farm.

The bison haven’t been especially aggressive, but they are unpredictable and people s…continue reading on

Escaped inmate remains loose in Williston

October 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON — Authorities here are asking residents to make sure their homes, garages, campers and sheds are locked as an escaped inmate remains on the loose. Continue Reading

Williston inmate sought after escaping

October 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON — An inmate escaped custody of the Williams County Correctional Center while being treated at the Mercy Medical Center emergency room in Williston, authorities said.
Preston Sonstegaard, who was being held on probation revocation charges, was last seen wearing black and white striped jail pants, no shoes and no shirt, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office said. Continue Reading

Transport company must pay expenses in ND escape

September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A settlement agreement filed Monday in federal court requires a prisoner transport company to pay $70,000 to law enforcement agencies and farmers who helped capture an escaped convict hiding out in a southeastern North Dakota cornfield. Continue Reading

Authorities search for inmate missing from Sioux Falls prison

July 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Authorities are searching for an inmate who walked away from a minimum-security unit at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls.
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2 boys ranch runaways caught near Kennebec after vehicle chase

July 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Authorities say two runaways from a Sioux Falls-area ranch for troubled boys have been caught after leading authorities on chases involving a stolen vehicle.
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Minimum-security inmate missing in South Dakota

June 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

YANKTON (AP) Authorities are searching for an inmate who went missing from a minimum-security prison in Yankton.
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2 teens plead guilty to escape from Huron jail

March 28, 2013 in The Daily Republic

HURON (AP) Two Huron teenagers accused of assaulting a guard and escaping from a juvenile detention center in the city have pleaded guilty to escape under a deal with prosecutors.
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Huron jail with history of escapes boosting security

January 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

HURON (AP) A county jail in eastern South Dakota with a recent history of prisoner escapes is taking steps to beef up security.
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Huron escapee broke out of ND jail 7 years ago

January 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Charles Beeney, 45, is considered armed and dangerous. Huron residents notified by phone, schools on lockdown.
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