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  1. Brooks shows his speed in NDSU's annual spring football game

    04.23 / 01:51 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNFARGO — As if the North Dakota State backfield isn't crowded enough, Ty Brooks gave the Bison football coaches something else to think about: Him. The sophomore from Fargo S…
  2. Washburn man survived kamikaze's crash aboard ship during World War II

    04.22 / 22:41 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNWASHBURN, N.D.—The weather was bad May 25, 1945, off the coast of Japan, with rain squalls reducing visibility to a mile. And to U.S. Navy Gunner's Mate 3rd Class G…
  3. 1997 flood brought more than 4,000 evacuees to Beltrami County

    04.22 / 20:33 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNBEMIDJI, Minn.—For roughly six weeks in 1997, Bemidji was like a little Grand Forks. After much of the cities of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks were flooded out i…
  4. Minnesotans begin to see insurance relief

    04.22 / 17:42 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNST. PAUL—Earlier this year, Deb Reed looked over her family's bills and wondered if she and her husband would have to drop their insurance. The 63-year-old Willmar, Minn., resident a…
  5. Minnesota trooper declared unreliable court witness

    04.22 / 16:43 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNROSEAU, Minn.—Trooper Sylvia Maurstad is well known in northwestern Minnesota. A sergeant in the Minnesota State Patrol, Maurstad has built a reputation in Roseau and Lake of the Woods c…
  6. Fugitive arrested after years living under another's identity

    04.22 / 16:43 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNST. PAUL—Shortly after his 2013 release from prison for kidnapping and domestic assault, Joseph Thomas Hawkinson became a new man. He assumed a new identity, Wesley Scoggins. He created a…
  7. Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life

    04.22 / 15:49 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNDULUTH, Minn.—Four-year-old Ina Halfkann walked over to Merissa Edwards, giving her a plastic Easter egg from a display in the lobby of the Edgewater Hotel. It was Thursday afternoon, a…
  8. 'We have to fit into this puzzle': Fargo's growing Liberian community seeks center of its own

    04.22 / 14:51 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMFARGO — Liberia was still rebuilding after 14 years of civil war and upheaval when Ebola struck the West African nation in 2014 and 2015. The virus killed over 4…
  9. AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers

    04.22 / 13:55 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMFarmers are the original environmentalists, and for them, every day is earth day. Michelle Rook looks at what farmers and two of the leading national farm groups are doing…
  10. Fargo business owners appear on 'Shark Tank' for a second time

    04.22 / 03:54 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMFARGO — Some Fargo business owners are returning to the "shark tank." You may remember in February 2016, Brian Brasch and Erik Hopperstad of PRx Performance convinced one o…
  11. NDSU professor diagnosed with cancer continues to teach

    04.22 / 03:54 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMFARGO — An NDSU professor is sharing her message of hope after she was diagnosed this past fall with Stage IV terminal cancer. She's still working full time a…
  12. Giving Hearts Day announces total raised this year of $10.7 million

    04.22 / 03:01 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMFARGO — The Dakota Medical Foundation announced Friday, April 21, the official total of funds raised this year of nearly $10.7 million through Giving Hearts Day. The charity e…
  13. UPDATE: Wanted man on the loose in rural Otter Tail County in custody

    04.22 / 02:09 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    WDAYBUTLER, Minn. - Authorities in Otter Tail County are looking for a man wanted on multiple warrants who led cops on a multi-county chase, then ran into the woods.  …
  14. 47 pipeline protest cases closed last month, 33 dismissed

    04.22 / 02:09 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNMANDAN, N.D.—Prosecutors and judges dismissed 33 misdemeanor criminal cases resulting from arrests at the Dakota Access Pipeline protests last month.. Another 14 cases were resolved that month by guilty p…
  15. Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake, but could flood thousands of acres

    04.22 / 02:09 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNDEVILS LAKE, N.D.—Devils Lake is projected to be about 2 feet higher this summer than last year, but the lake won't rise 4 feet like forecasters had predicted in J…
  16. New body scanner installed at Grand Forks airport

    04.22 / 01:07 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMGRAND FORKS—If you're flying out of Grand Forks, you may notice a new machine as you make your way through security. The Transportation Security Administration installed a new body s…
  17. Former Devils Lake care provider fired after reporting child abuse by co-worker, court documents claim

    04.22 / 01:07 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNDEVILS LAKE, N.D. — A former Devils Lake care provider claims her firing from a youth care facility in Devils Lake was retaliation after she reported another caregiver's alleged "…
  18. Dickinson State funding proposal a likely flashpoint late in the session

    04.22 / 01:07 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNBISMARCK — A bill approved by a legislative committee Friday, April 21, would shift money to Dickinson State University and could provide a point of contention for lawmakers looking t…
  19. Amid cuts, UND's Title IX compliance in question

    04.22 / 01:07 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    FCCNNThe U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights is opening an investigation to determine whether UND is Title IX compliant after recent athletics cuts. The investigation is being…
  20. Fargo man sentenced to 5 years in prison for Fargo hammer attack

    04.21 / 22:57 westfargopioneer.com Westfargopioneer.com - Fargo
    INFORUMFARGO—A man with an extensive criminal record who is already in prison was sentenced to a five-year prison term on Friday, April 21, for a 2014 hammer attack in F…