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ND man sentenced for firearms offense

November 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – A Minot man is set to serve seven years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm, federal prosecutors said Monday.

North Dakota U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon said Brian Lamont Sweeney, 47, was sentenced Friday for…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND man sentenced for firearms offense

November 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – A Minot man is set to serve seven years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm, federal prosecutors said Monday.

North Dakota U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon said Brian Lamont Sweeney, 47, was sentenced Friday for…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Target doesn’t welcome guns; stops short of ban

July 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Target is “respectfully” requesting gun-owners not to bring firearms into its stores after a series of open-carry demonstrations alarmed some customers.
The open display of firearms in its stores “creates an environment that is…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Target doesn’t welcome guns; stops short of ban

July 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Target is “respectfully” requesting gun-owners not to bring firearms into its stores after a series of open-carry demonstrations alarmed some customers.
The open display of firearms in its stores “creates an environment that is…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

What the Smith case taught us: Firearms instructors address issues raised by murder case

May 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — When Jere Hilland teaches you how to defend yourself, he always preaches using “reasonable force.”
“In other words, if someone punches you in the nose, you can punch them in the nose,” said Hilland, who has taught firearms classes …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gun show is this weekend

April 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — This weekend’s Worthington Gun Show will offer something for all levels of hunting and gun enthusiasts. 

“We try to cover all areas,” said Randy Thompson, who serves on the committee sponsoring the event. “I would say …continue reading on dglobe.com

Police looking for missing guns, clothing linked to homicide

January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANDAN — Mandan police are asking for the public’s help in locating several missing firearms and clothing linked to a homicide.
Officers responding Monday night to a reported death at 904 Poplar St. in Mandan found Alex Lansdon, 28, dead in his …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2 men arrested after Saturday altercation

July 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Two men were arrested on Saturday night following an altercation near Lady J’s Catering at 20 Broadway St. East in Dickinson. Continue Reading

North Dakota legislation you may have missed

May 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Elementary students will get their milk and North Dakotans can still own part of a cow and keep their share of the milk. Continue Reading

Fargo church tells lawmakers about armed guards for its congregation

January 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

On any given Sunday, a handful of members of the Bethel Evangelical Free Church in Fargo may be wearing a black shirt and an earpiece much like a federal agent. Continue Reading