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Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
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Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Organizers contend with big crowd for downtown Grand Forks rock show
Fargo pastor unveils dark, family history in new book
Symphony to highlight Brazilian music, with guest conductor-composer, in season-ending concert
Enjoy free, family-friendly activities Saturday at East Grand Forks Greenway
COMMENTARY: Guilt about mother's care needs perspective
Raspberry almond scones a Mother's Day treat
Experts warn of seasonal threat posed by disease-carrying insects
Photo of flame resembling Jesus taken at Fargo church
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
A championship rematch split
Riders, Knights near the top
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard
Lynx vet Brunson credits vegan diet for her longevity
Lawrence R. Ganyo
Ira Theodore Mjelde
Lon Marvin Burns
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
Doug Leier: Think safety first when it comes to water recreation
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Our view: Odds stacked against baseball in Grand Forks
Commentary: Making America Feel Great Again
Viewpoint: UND buildings must be preserved
Letter: Constitution does not need changing
Letter: Glad to see Fargo clinic demolished
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Mary Ann Cieklinski
May 8, 2018
Northwest ND man pleads not guilty to beating, raping prostitute
MINOT, N.D. -- A 28-year-old northwest N.D. man pleaded not guilty Tuesday, May 8, to charges that he beat and raped a young woman who was working as a prostitute at the Sleep Inn in Minot on Feb. 19. Scott Andrew Flood, of Bowbells, N.D., has been held at the Ward County Jail since...
May 8, 2018 - 8:51pm
February 1, 2018
Advocates warn about Super Bowl sex trafficking
FARGO — Amid the Twin Cities Craigslist ads seeking food servers, drivers, T-shirt sellers and even ice skaters for Super Bowl events are...
February 1, 2018 - 6:10pm
January 25, 2018
Prostitution numbers remain low in North Dakota as agencies deter buyers and human trafficking
Prostitution-related arrests have remained low in North Dakota cities like Grand Forks, in part because demand for sexual services is limited,...
January 25, 2018 - 6:42pm
January 15, 2018
Washington County group has suggestions on how you can fight sex trafficking
OAKDALE, Minn. — Children are being sold for sex in John Larson's hometown, and he wants it to stop. Oakdale — and many other metro...
January 15, 2018 - 8:20pm
October 7, 2017
Park Rapids man sentenced for bringing prostitute to Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Park Rapids man will spend years behind bars for taking a woman to Bemidji to work as a prostitute. David Cruz Velazquez,...
October 7, 2017 - 4:44pm
September 14, 2017
Surge in Fargo sex ads thwarts undercover police sting; only 2 arrests made
FARGO – Fargo police arrested two men as part of a two-day sting aimed at people seeking sex with underage girls. It was a lower number than...
September 14, 2017 - 10:01pm
August 3, 2017
New ND anti-prostitution program for ‘johns’ has no takers so far
BISMARCK -- People convicted of buying sex have, since February, been eligible for a program to teach them about the harms of sex trafficking....
August 3, 2017 - 4:16pm
May 16, 2017
Bismarck police arrest 20 people in prostitution sting
BISMARCK -- Bismarck police officers arrested 20 people in a prostitution sting Thursday and Friday. Officers posted an advertisement for prostitution...
May 16, 2017 - 5:29pm
April 10, 2017
Prostitution investigation continues in Grand Forks
Three men were arrested Saturday in a sting operation as part of what Grand Forks Police call an ongoing investigation into prostitution and...
April 10, 2017 - 11:44pm
April 9, 2017
Prostitution arrests in Grand Forks part of larger investigation
GRAND FORKS -- Three men were arrested in Grand Forks this weekend on prostitution charges.Arrested in what authorities said was part of an ongoing...
April 9, 2017 - 6:13pm
March 30, 2017
Court documents show Twin Cities sex trafficking ring has Fargo tie
FARGO—A sex trafficking ring operating primarily out of the Twin Cities and California has a connection to North Dakota and specifically...
March 30, 2017 - 6:38pm
March 17, 2017
Oklahoma lawmaker, found with boy in motel, charged with prostitution
An Oklahoma Republican state senator who campaigned as a champion of family values was booked on felony prostitution charges on Thursday, March...
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
January 14, 2017
Woodbury, Minn., catches its first alleged pimp
Since shortly after a sex-with-minors sting at Red Roof Inn yielded charges against more than a dozen johns, a local coalition of county attorney's...
January 14, 2017 - 9:12am
January 10, 2017
Heitkamp praises removal of Backpage 'adult ads,' but says vigilance still needed
WASHINGTON - The online classified advertising site Backpage.com shut down its "adult" section this week hours after a Congressional report accused...
January 10, 2017 - 10:10pm
Backpage.com shuts 'adult' section in face of government pressure
SAN FRANCISCO—The online classified advertising site Backpage.com abruptly shut its "adult" section on Monday, Jan. 9, yielding to a campaign...
January 10, 2017 - 9:39am