March 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
One Dickinson fireworks salesman had hoped the North Dakota Legislature would not shoot down a bill that would have revoked the state’s ban on bottle rocket sales. Continue Reading
February 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
In a first for the area, five Dickinson businesses found to be selling tobacco out of compliance with state laws had to tell their tobacco-purchasing customers to go somewhere else on Saturday. Continue Reading
January 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
The amount of retailers selling tobacco products to minors has dropped dramatically in the last 10-plus years, according to a recent North Dakota Department of Human Services compliance check. Continue Reading
January 18, 2013 in Wadena Pioneer Journal
North Dakota and Minnesota’s congressional delegations offered mixed reactions Wednesday to President Barack Obama’s call for sweeping changes to address gun violence in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., school shooting a month ago, but all agreed it’s time for a comprehensive look at the issue. Continue Reading
December 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Cass and Clay counties experienced a big jump this year in the number of people asking for permits to carry concealed weapons, though increases in the metro region pale in comparison to how permits have skyrocketed in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Continue Reading
November 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Shoppers were going in-and-out of the Willmar Wal-Mart Supercenter all of Thanksgiving Day buying groceries and scoping out locations in the store for the hot items set to go on sale in a wave of bargains that began at 8 p.m. last night.
November 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Tony Gerrero Jr., 19, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a third-degree drug sale for selling methamphetamine to CEE-VI Drug Task Force agents on multiple occasions last fall and to a fifth-degree drug possession charge for possessing narcotic pain pills while he was attempting to swindle agents in a bogus drug deal in March.