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NTSB releases report on crash that killed Fargo AirSho pilot

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a preliminary report on the Tennessee plane crash that killed pilot Jim “Fang” Maroney, a Fargo AirSho performer and former commander in the North Dakota Air National Guard….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

NTSB releases report on crash that killed Fargo AirSho pilot

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a preliminary report on the Tennessee plane crash that killed pilot Jim “Fang” Maroney, a Fargo AirSho performer and former commander in the North Dakota Air National Guard….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Authorities: Tenn. kidnap-slaying suspect shoots, kills himself in Miss.; 2 sisters rescued

May 11, 2012 in West Central Tribune

A man wanted by the FBI for killing a mother and daughter and kidnapping two other girls shot himself to death as officers closed in, but the two children were rescued without injuries and released from a hospital Friday. Continue Reading

Meyer praises retiring Tennessee women’s coach Summitt

April 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Former Northern State University basketball Don Meyer says women’s college basketball wouldn’t have been the same without Tennessee coach Pat Summitt.
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Women’s basketball: Summitt steps aside

April 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Pat Summitt, who won more games than anyone in NCAA college basketball history, stepped down Wednesday as coach of the Tennessee Lady Vols, less than eight months after revealing she had early-onset dementia. Continue Reading

Somalis face sex trafficking trial

March 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

More than a dozen people who are accused in a sex trafficking ring run by Somali gangs that reached from Minnesota to Tennessee are facing trial in Nashville. Continue Reading

Florida latest state to consider outlawing Shariah, other foreign law

March 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Florida measure passed the House on Thursday 92-24. It awaits a full vote in the Senate. If passed, Florida would join three other states Louisiana, Arizona and Tennessee in approving legislation curtailing the use of foreign laws. Continue Reading

Feds award grant to overhaul health insurance markets to Minnesota, 9 other states

February 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Seven of them Colorado, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania have either adopted a plan or are making substantial headway. But a recent Associated Press analysis found uneven progress among states setting up the new insurance exchanges, a linchpin of the law. In two states announced today Kentucky and Tennessee it’s not clear whether policymakers will follow through. In Arkansas, officials concede that Washington will have to take the lead. Continue Reading

Panel to narrow search for new N.D. chancellor from 16 applicants

January 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The applicants include a former Indiana higher education commissioner, a former vice chancellor at the University of Tennessee, a former Kansas university president and a North Dakota state senator. Continue Reading

Medicare fraud prosecutor added to U.S. attorney office in N.D.

January 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Department of Health and Human Services is launching a pilot program in Fargo and Nashville, Tenn. Continue Reading