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Missouri man accused of prostituting woman from China at Bismarck hotel

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A Missouri man is accused of prostituting his 41-year-old wife from China at a Bismarck hotel.
Marvin Rex Lord, 67, of Festus, Mo., was arrested Thursday and charged Friday in Burleigh County District Court with facilitation of prostitu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missouri man accused of prostituting woman from China at Bismarck hotel

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A Missouri man is accused of prostituting his 41-year-old wife from China at a Bismarck hotel.
Marvin Rex Lord, 67, of Festus, Mo., was arrested Thursday and charged Friday in Burleigh County District Court with facilitation of prostitu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missouri man’s attempted murder trial in Hettinger avoided with guilty pleas to lesser charges

June 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

HETTINGER A man who was facing multiple felonies, including an attempted murder charge, pleaded guilty to a pair of lesser crimes at the Adams County Courthouse on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Mo. court blocks eminent domain by port authority

May 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. A proposed $20 million project to ship crude oil from North Dakota down the Mississippi River is unlikely to go forward as a result of a Missouri Supreme Court ruling Tuesday blocking the use of eminent domain by a port authority. Continue Reading

South Heart dealer a victim in trailer theft case

January 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Police are investigating a rash of stolen trailers taken from Missouri that allegedly were up for sale by a local dealer. Continue Reading

Missouri lottery winners just want to live normally

December 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

DEARBORN, Mo. (AP) — To announce one of the biggest events of their lives together, Cindy and Mark Hill returned to the place where it all began – the high school where they became sweethearts in the 1970s. Continue Reading

Missouri governor, barge industry urge action

November 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ST. LOUIS (AP) Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and the barge industry are imploring the federal government to keep water flowing on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers or face potential “economic disaster.”
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Mo. Senate candidate Akin’s rape remark sparks disbelief among North Dakotans

August 22, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO For one Fargo woman, Missouri Rep. Todd Akin’s words about women’s bodies preventing pregnancies after what he termed a “legitimate rape” are frightening in their ignorance and deeply personal for her. Continue Reading

US Senate candidate’s comments on rape stir outcry

August 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. LOUIS (AP) Missouri Congressman Todd Akin, a conservative Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, sparked a furor and earned a rebuke from Mitt Romney’s campaign after saying that women’s bodies can prevent pregnancies in “a legitimate rape” and that conception is rare in such cases.
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Rural Missouri town serves as health care experiment

July 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The nearly 8,400 residents of the western Missouri city of Nevada are about to become part of an experiment testing whether a rural community that ranks near the bottom of many health indices can be transformed into a national example where the people are healthier, their doctors are more efficient and their health-care costs are lower. Continue Reading