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Minneapolis man has close encounter with bear near Beaver Bay

August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

John Steitz remembers having a dream while he was napping along the Superior Hiking Trail Tuesday afternoon. A very vivid dream. At some point, Steitz woke up from his dream. “I opened my eyes, and there was a bear on top of me with its face in my face,” Steitz said. Continue Reading

Jamestown man wins airplane in raffle

August 18, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Little did Jamestown resident Jason Hill realize that a trip to the Fargo Air Museum last winter would eventually lead to winning his own airplane. Continue Reading

Jamestown man wins airplane in raffle

August 18, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Little did Jamestown resident Jason Hill realize that a trip to the Fargo Air Museum last winter would eventually lead to winning his own airplane. Continue Reading

A tale of two Daves: Shared name prompts jokes for Stutsman commissioner over marijuana campaign

August 17, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Searching for “Dave Schwartz” yields more than 11 million results online a weathercaster, a sports reporter, a banker, a chiropractor and a Fargo-based director of a campaign to legalize medical marijuana. Continue Reading

Boss steps in after sting

August 13, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

A routine trip to the freezer turned to a harrowing trip for a prep cook at the Buffalo City Rotisserie Grill last month. Continue Reading

Retirees move to Edgeley to live in house bought online

July 26, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

EDGELEY, N.D. It wasn’t the most traditional of circumstances that brought Jim and Sue Stiles to North Dakota, but nonetheless this retired couple plans to call the state their home for many years to come. Continue Reading

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Cat Makes 6-mile Track Back Home

July 17, 2012 in WDAZ

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) Animal rescue league officials say they don’t know how a black cat walked about 6 miles in three days to find his way back home in New Hampshire.
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LA Sheriff: Man Recovers Sports Car 42 Years After Theft

July 15, 2012 in WDAZ

LOS ANGELES (AP) A man whose prized sports car was stolen 42 years ago recovered the vehicle after spotting it on eBay, authorities said Sunday.
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Alaska Town: Feline Mayor is the Cat’s Pajamas

July 15, 2012 in WDAZ

TALKEETNA, Alaska (AP) The mayor of a sleepy Alaska town is feline fine.

The part-Manx cat clawed his way onto the political scene of Talkeetna, Alaska, through a write-in campaign shortly after he was born 15 years ago.
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Origin of Fargo ‘Plant Bombs’ Still Unknown, but People Catching on to Idea

July 5, 2012 in WDAZ

FARGO About a month after they first appeared, the origin of tomato plants throughout downtown remains a mystery.
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