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Sunday, February 25, 2018
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BISMARCK — Staff members at North Dakota's first syringe exchange program say they're slowly building trust with people they hope to serve.

Custer Health in Mandan has enrolled four people...

Custer Health nursing director Jodie Fetsch, left, shows items the Mandan Good Neighbor Project syringe exchange program provides to clients. In back are nurses Jennifer Pelster, left, and Rebecca Nielsen. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
The Mandan Good Neighbor Project provides IV drug users with syringes and other items to prevent the spread of disease. The program also offers Naloxone and education to prevent drug overdoses. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Sunday, February 25, 2018
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BISMARCK — Nathan Phillips' birthday fell on the same day of the eviction of the Dakota Access protest camps last year.

"The snow was flying, the camp was on fire...

On Feb. 23, 2017, a law enforcement officer climbed a ladder to speak to Jameson Dargen, one of the final holdouts of the Oceti Sakowin camp near Cannon Ball in Morton County. After a couple of hours, he came down on his own and was arrested. (Mike Mccleary, Bismarck Tribune)
Sunday, February 25, 2018
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FESSENDEN, N.D. — Johnny Zip Lawson, former sheriff of Wells County in central North Dakota, has entered a change of plea in his meth and bribery case.

The 42-year-old Lawson,...

Johnny Zip Lawson
Saturday, February 24, 2018
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WARREN, Minn.—The Marshall County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in locating Dawn Knoll, 54, of Warren in the far northwest corner of Minnesota.

Knoll left the Warren area...

Marshall County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Dawn Knoll, 54, of Warren, Minn.
Saturday, February 24, 2018
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The legalization of marijuana, or at least the attempt to do so, has gained steam.

But recreational use still is illegal in most states and federally, meaning those who are...

Saturday, February 24, 2018
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GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The heavy metal band, Metallica, may be planning a performance in Grand Forks, if evidence on social media sites is any indication.

The Alerus...

Saturday, February 24, 2018
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Fargo North 69, Devils Lake 54

FARGO—Sawyer Kenney scored a game-high 25 points to lead Fargo North to a 69-54 victory against Devils Lake on Saturday in...

Saturday, February 24, 2018
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PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.—Central Connecticut State scored four runs in the first inning enroute to a 9-2 college baseball win over North Dakota State Saturday.

The Bison, which fall to 3-3,...

Saturday, February 24, 2018
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GREELEY, Colo. -- Savannah Smith scored 17 points to lift Northern Colorado to a 51-45 Big Sky Conference women’s basketball win over North Dakota Saturday.

Lexi Klabo was the only...

Saturday, February 24, 2018
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STILLWATER, Minn. — Stillwater Area High School swimmer Matt Payne stays behind after school each day to give teammate Alec Olson a ride to practice. Alec is legally blind.

"Matt...

Stillwater Area High School swim team's Thomas Watry, center, talks to teammates before practice as two teammates play with his other crutch, left, at Stillwater Junior High School Friday, Feb. 16. Watry, a freshman, was born with multiple birth defects on his right leg. (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
"I keep an eye on him but I don't have to do much 'cuz he always figures out what to do," said Matt Payne, right, who keeps an eye on Alec Olson, left, who is getting ready to practice a start during a Stillwater Area High School swim team practice in Stillwater Junior High School Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Stillwater Area High School swim team's coach Brian Luke talks with Jon Busse, one of the team's four captains at practice in Stillwater Junior High School Friday, Feb. 16.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)