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Williston deaths highlight challenges of policing Oil Patch

March 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON One man was shot in the face outside a strip club. Another was stabbed after drinking with his crew camp roommate. Continue Reading

Lung illness pushes homicide off U.S. list of top causes of death

January 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

For the first time in almost half a century, homicide has fallen off the list of the nation’s top 15 causes of death, bumped by a lung illness that often develops in elderly people who have choked on their food. Continue Reading

Will 4-year-old testify in Bismarck murder case? It’s judge’s call

August 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Derek Bollinger, 29, goes on trial later this month on a murder charge for allegedly beating his wife, Jessica, to death in their home in March 2010. Authorities say Jessica’s then-3-year-old son was home at the time. Continue Reading

Man arraigned in summer homicide will plead self-defense, attorney says

October 13, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A Park Rapids man charged with killing his best friend in a drunken fight July 3 will plead self-defense, his attorney said Monday. Continue Reading