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Early flu season impacts Dickinson

The flu is making an impact in Dickinson and across the state, including causing one local hospital to restrict visitor access until further notice. CHI St. Alexius-Dickinson announced Friday that due to the severity of this year's influenza strain they would be restricting visitation to all units i

THE DICKINSON PRESS - 2018-01-19 21:24:52

Local woman raises money for her fellow veterans

An area veteran is doing what she can to help raise money to support those who served in the Dickinson community. "It's to support local veterans," said Brandy Vandersloot, accompanied by her young children, who were enthusiastically selling hot chocolate and assorted baked goods to customers at Ros

THE DICKINSON PRESS - 2018-01-20 01:49:28

Chief Braathen announces run for Dunn Co. sheriff

Killdeer Chief of Police Eric Braathen Killdeer Chief of Police Eric Braathen has declared his candidacy for Dunn County sheriff to fill the open position during the upcoming election in June. By Zak Wellerman Current Dunn County Sheriff Clay Coker recently announced his decision to not run for reel

DUNNCOUNTYEXTRA.COM - 2018-01-19 00:03:57

'A joint effort'

On Doug Sullivan's office wall is the following passage: "A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove, but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child." These words are attributed to Fore

THE DICKINSON PRESS - 2018-01-19 03:36:22

United Way struggling to meet 2017 goal

"It's been a rough campaign," Nichole DeLeon, United Way executive director, said. "We're not as high in our goal as we were last year, which we were expecting with all the changes Dickinson has been going through, but we're still around 70 percent right now." She added, "Hopefully we'll get to our

THE DICKINSON PRESS - 2018-01-20 01:17:34

$100,000 Powerball prize won in Dickinson

BISMARCK-It might be the middle of winter but someone in Dickinson could be walking around with a red hot ticket worth $100,000. A Powerball with Power Play ticket sold in Dickinson for Saturday night's draw won big by matching four white balls and the Powerball. The winning numbers were 14, 25, 35,


Trial for former LaMoure police chief accused of sexual abuse of a child set to begin on Jan. 31

The pretrial conference for the former LaMoure police chief accused of continuous sexual abuse of a child in multiple southwest North Dakota counties was waived Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the Stark County Courthouse in Dickinson. James G. Watson, 52 of LaMoure, faces the following charges: Stark County:


Blotter: Multiple tools reported stolen from maintenance room of My Place hotel

An extension cord was reported missing from a vehicle on the 200 block of Second Avenue East on Thursday. There are no suspects. A 30-year-old Rugby man was arrested for fictitious registration on the 800 block of Main Street South on Friday. An iPhone 7, valued at $900, was reported stolen from


One Injured in Crash North of Effingham

A northern Illinois man was injured in a crash Wednesday evening north of Effingham. 82-year-old Stephen Gurney, Jr. of Crete was southbound on I-57, about four miles north of town when the crash happened just after 5:30pm. State police say Gurney came upon another vehicle and had difficulty brakin

THEXRADIO.COM - 2018-01-18 17:34:00

MVPD investigates shots fired call

MT. VERNON - Mt. Vernon Police Department responded early Friday to a report of shots fired at the intersection of Peach Street and South 34th Street. The initial call came in at 12:28 a.m. Witnesses reportedly heard several shots and saw a muzzle flash, and two vehicles were seen leaving the area,

REGISTER-NEWS - 2018-01-19 20:38:00

Grand Funk Railroad to make Effingham stop

In the early days of rock music, the chance an aspiring artist would get his or her music played on a radio station without the backing of a major record label were slim to none and to be signed to major label, you had to be the best. Three young men from Flint, Michigan, did just that. Don Brewer,

EFFINGHAM DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 04:06:00

Shutdown would close some Lake Shelbyville rec areas

SHELBYVILLE -- A possible federal government shutdown would close U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-managed recreation areas at Lake Shelbyville and the visitors center that overlooks the lake. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency, Natural Resource Conservation Service, and Soil and W


Settlement Concluded Between OSHA and Altamont Ambulance

A settlement has been finalized between the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Altamont Ambulance Service. OSHA opened investigations in January 2016, after receiving a complaint alleging violations of OSHA's bloodborne pathogens exposure and various other health and safety standar

THEXRADIO.COM - 2018-01-19 23:01:00

Jury acquits man of aggravated battery charge

CHARLESTON -- A jury trial of a man accused of hitting a woman and breaking her nose ended with a not-guilty verdict. Trevor McCormick, 27, for whom court records list addresses on Woodlawn Avenue, Mattoon, and on County Road 450N, was charged with aggravated battery, a felony offense, in connection


Porter, Girard Plead Guilty to Aggravated Battery to Their Child

The Cowden couple charged with aggravated battery to a child for injuries received by their infant daughter have pleaded guilty and each has received prison time. 20-year-old Devan Porter was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison, while 21-year-old Kayla Girard received a five-year sentence. Illi

THEXRADIO.COM - 2018-01-19 18:51:00

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Marietta man killed in Paulding crash after hitting ice

A 22-year-old man from Cobb County was killed in a two-car crash Wednesday night in Paulding County, officials said. Antonio Brown of Marietta was driving a Ford F-250 pickup truck south on Bobo Road when he struck a patch of ice while negotiating a curve, according to the Georgia State Patrol. Th


Schools close as many counties continue to see icy roads

ATLANTA - The remaining snow and ice is still causing issues for some areas in Georgia as temperatures dropped below freezing Thursday night. [DOWNLOAD: WSB-TV's weather app for winter weather alerts] Several schools across the metro will be closed on Friday due to the lingering weather. School Clos

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-19 08:28:00

Suspected gang members tied to several Marietta crimes

MARIETTA, Ga. - Marietta Police asked for the community's help after the arrest of three men. Police said two are known gang members and have connected all three to crimes in the area. This all started when two of the men got into a fight with each other, according to police. People who live and wor

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-20 01:33:00

Wedding was called off, so groom's mom went to sell ring and someone stole it

A Cobb County woman has become the latest victim of a crime that began by arranging to buy or sell something online. Lured by a man on the 5miles app, the woman wanted to sell her son's wedding ring after the event was called off, Channel 2 Action News reported. So she agreed to meet the man in fron