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FARGO, N.D. — A Fargo, North Dakota, man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which he threatened to shoot her in the head, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court. The documents state that Kevin Lee Olson sent the email Dec. 22 and that Heitkamp's office had received emails from Olson since 2014, including one sent last October in which Olson stated: "I'm coming for you!! Now what will you hide behind??"
FARGO—A Fargo man is accused in federal court of sending an email to the office of U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in which he threatened to shoot her in the head, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court. The documents state that Kevin Lee Olson sent the email on Dec. 22 and that Heitkamp's office had received emails from Olson in the past, including one sent in 2014 in which Olson stated: "I'm coming for you!! Now what will you hide behind??"
MOORHEAD, Minn. —A 30-year-old Moorhead man is accused in Clay County District Court of trying to murder his parents by lighting them on fire on Christmas Day, Dec. 25. According to information contained in a court complaint: Police were called to a north Moorhead apartment on Sunday afternoon regarding a disturbance. A man and a woman told officers that their son, Payam Naderipour, had poured gasoline on them and indicated he was going to set them on fire.
FARGO—A judge in Fargo on Wednesday denied a request from a Cass County Jail inmate for a furlough to attend the funeral for his brother, Dahir Adan, the man who was shot and killed after a stabbing rampage at a St. Cloud, Minn., mall last weekend. Abdullahi A. Adan, 27, of St. Cloud, had asked to be released so he could attend the funeral of his brother, Dahir Adan, 20, who authorities have identified as the man who stabbed 10 people Saturday night, Sept. 17 in St. Cloud.
FARGO — If you get a call at work today and someone asks: “Do you have Prince Albert in a can?” just play along. Anyone working that tired gag is...
MOORHEAD - Fargo's flood fight largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials hope final sandbags will be placed today as the Red River swells toward an expected crest of between 39 and 40 feet sometime on Sunday. The National Weather Service on Thursday narrowed the projected crest range for the Red River at Fargo-Moorhead to 39 to 40 feet, down from 39 to 41 feet. Barring heavy rain today or early Saturday, the crest is still likely to be 39.5 feet, said weather service spokesman Greg Gust. He said up to 1½ inches of precipitation is likely late Saturday or Sunday, which will take ti
MOORHEAD - Bruce Markey worked Tuesday to build a sandbag dike to protect the Moorhead home of his mother-in-law, Gert Anderson.
Moorhead Police Chief David Ebinger and his wife, Lynne, were driving to Arkansas the weekend before Thanksgiving to visit relatives when their four-wheel-drive pickup hit a patch of icy fog as they turned off Interstate 29 for a rest area.
FARGO - Christopher Dewey, a deputy with the Mahnomen County (Minn.) Sheriff's Department who was wounded in the line of duty almost 18 months ago, died this morning, according to the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Department. Sheriff Doug Krier is expected to issue an official statement later today. Dewey had been in hospice care in recent weeks and family and friends were doing what they could to make his final days comfortable, according to a recent posting on the CaringBridge Web site set up for Dewey. Dewey was shot Feb.
Whitey Bommersbach was driving to work about 6 a.m. Thursday when he noticed a flash of light off to the side of Highway 11 in rural Sargent County, N.D. "I just happened to look out in the countryside, and I saw a light out in the water and the cattails," said Bommersbach, a county highway worker. He stopped his pickup and shouted toward a flooded marsh area to see if someone needed help. "I hollered and hollered. Pretty soon, I heard something," Bommersbach said. "A hunter had gotten disoriented, or something.