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Deputy demoted for mishandling report of missing teen

March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WAHPETON — A Richland County deputy was demoted to a corrections job after an internal investigation found he mishandled the report of a 15-year-old girl who was rescued from a ditch two days after she was reported missing.
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Deputy demoted for mishandling report of missing teen

March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WAHPETON — A Richland County deputy was demoted to a corrections job after an internal investigation found he mishandled the report of a 15-year-old girl who was rescued from a ditch two days after she was reported missing.
Richland County Sheriff…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Candy truck overturns on I-29

October 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WAHPETON A semi-truck hauling candy overturned early Monday after failing to negotiate a curve while approaching an on-ramp to Interstate 29 from Highway 13 west of Wahpeton, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Office. Continue Reading

Man charged in scissors attack at Wahpeton store

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WAHPETON Bond has been set at $50,000 for South Dakota man charged with attacking a female store clerk with a pair of scissors at a Wahpeton store. Continue Reading

ND man pleads guilty in MN to child porn charge

May 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WAHPETON A Wahpeton man has pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography from his collection of more than 75,000 images and nearly 1,900 videos. Continue Reading

Author Erdrich named Rough Rider winner

April 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Award-winning author and Wahpeton native Louise Erdrich was today named the 39th recipient of the North Dakota Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award, the state’s highest commendation. Continue Reading

Wahpeton wonders: Who’s the new millionaire?

March 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WAHPETON It’s the million-dollar question, literally: Who won the $1 million Powerball ticket? Continue Reading

Wahpeton man fined for trapping bald eagle

December 20, 2012 in DL-Online

A Wahpeton, N.D., man pleaded guilty to taking and trapping a bald eagle, according to a North Dakota District Department of Justice press release. Continue Reading

Police chase through Wahpeton-Breckenridge ends with man in jail, power outage

November 1, 2012 in DL-Online

BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. A 23-year-old man wanted on federal weapons violations is in jail after allegedly leading police on a car chase through Breckenridge and neighboring Wahpeton, N.D., leaving three officers with minor injuries and knocking out power to part of Breckenridge. Continue Reading

ND schools waiting to turn in bully policy

June 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Schools across the state are taking an approach often used by students: waiting until the last minute to turn in their homework. Continue Reading