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Video: Human trafficking in North Dakota reaches as far as Grand Forks

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

There is no question that North Dakota has seen success with the recent oil boom, low unemployment and economic growth throughout the state.

But all this success has come with a price.

Human and sex trafficking are a very real problem and growi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Video: Human trafficking in North Dakota reaches as far as Grand Forks

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

There is no question that North Dakota has seen success with the recent oil boom, low unemployment and economic growth throughout the state.

But all this success has come with a price.

Human and sex trafficking are a very real problem and growi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Going too far at the bar: Sexual harassment among employees is taboo, but what happens when the offender is also the customer?

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Men have called Anja Lunday suggestive names at work, grabbed her and swatted her on the rear, but one of the creepiest episodes the 21-year-old Grand Forks bar worker said she has had was a customer she started to see all the time.
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West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child
WEST FARGO — Authorities are investigating the death of a 4-day-old boy who died June 14.
A request was made for an investigation, West Fargo police said in a statement Friday.
Police would n…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child
WEST FARGO — Authorities are investigating the death of a 4-day-old boy who died June 14.
A request was made for an investigation, West Fargo police said in a statement Friday.
Police would n…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Body found in Red River identified as missing student

June 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Andrew Sadek seemed to vanish after he was last seen on surveillance leaving his dormitory in predawn darkness.

The search for the 20-year-old student ended Saturday when a body found in the Red River north of Breckenridge …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Arrest warrants issued for two men in Grand Forks murder case

June 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Arrest warrants have been issued for two men wanted in the killing of a 24-year-old Grand Forks man at an apartment complex.
Delvin Lamont “Squeaky” Shaw, 29, is suspected of having murdered Jose Luis Alphonso “Joeluis” Lopez…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Petition for later school start is short on signatures

June 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A group pushing for North Dakota’s public schools to start after Labor Day has so far collected at least 6,000 signatures, less than half of what’s needed for a statewide vote, according to a co-chair of the group.
The movement t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Petition for later school start is short on signatures

June 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A group pushing for North Dakota’s public schools to start after Labor Day has so far collected at least 6,000 signatures, less than half of what’s needed for a statewide vote, according to a co-chair of the group.
The movement t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Supporters say Clean Water petition on track for vote

June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Supporters of North Dakota’s Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment say they’re on track to gather the 27,000 petition signatures required by early August to get the measure on the November ballot.
“We’re ahead of schedule…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com