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North Dakota COVID-19 hospitalizations reach record high; active cases drop slightly | INFORUM

Hospitalized residents totaled 105 Monday, with 18 in intensive care. There are now 3,669 residents known to be infected with the virus, and the state announced an additional 260 positive cases on Monday. Hos

Source: FM Area News local feeds | 28 Sep 2020 | 5:55 pm CDT

Former Louisville detective pleads not guilty in Breonna Taylor case | INFORUM

Sept 28 (Reuters) - The only Louisville, Kentucky, police officer indicted by a grand jury investigating the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor pleaded not guilty to three counts of wanton endangerment at his arraignment on Monday, l

Source: FM Area News local feeds | 28 Sep 2020 | 5:55 pm CDT

Letter: What's next? Will Burgum, Hoeven and Cramer launch a GoFundMe campaign for Trump? | INFORUM

Now that we have a better understanding of President Trump’s financial worth, especially his $421 million loan liability, I would like to offer several suggestions, realizing how important Trump is to the majority of North Da

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Trump says he paid millions in taxes, plays down concerns about debt | INFORUM

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (Reuters) — President Donald Trump said on Monday he paid "many millions of dollars in taxes" but was entitled to depreciation and tax credits and also said he was under-leveraged, having more assets than

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Comeback in progress after embezzlement rocks Little Falls Youth Hockey | INFORUM

Per a criminal complaint filed in the early summer, a former Little Falls Youth Hockey treasurer could not account for around $90,000 of association funds that had gone missing. Kelly Beth Alonso-Heath later admitted to police that she had taken the money

Source: FM Area News local feeds | 28 Sep 2020 | 5:55 pm CDT

Thief River Falls man found guilty of murder, burning victim's body | INFORUM

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — A Thief River Falls, Minn., man has been found guilty of killing a woman and burning her body in the spring. Devon Pulczinski, 24, was convicted of first-degree pr

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More evacuations ordered as California wine country fire quadruples in size | INFORUM

As the small city of Santa Rosa emptied out around him, Jas Sihota stationed himself on his front porch with his garden hose close at hand, darting out every 15 minutes or so to douse spot fires around neighboring houses seeded by wind-blown embers under

Source: FM Area News local feeds | 28 Sep 2020 | 5:55 pm CDT

Fargo Public Library doing away with overdue fines | INFORUM

FARGO — The Fargo Public Library is eliminating overdue fines starting Thursday, Oct. 1. In a written statement announcing the move, the library said the change is aimed at increasing patron

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Letter: Don't bring Minneapolis problems to Moorhead | INFORUM

In regards to the recent Forum article "Clay County eyed as potential venue for George Floyd trial, sheriff says it would be a 'nightmare'," Moorhead absolutely must do everything in its power to ensure that the criminal

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Trump, pressured over pandemic, says states to receive 150M tests | INFORUM

WASHINGTON, Sept 28 (Reuters) — President Donald Trump, under pressure over his handling of the coronavirus outbreak, announced on Monday, Sept. 28, the federal government would ship 150 million rapid tests to U.S. states for

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Active COVID-19 cases in North Dakota drop slightly with low testing day | INFORUM

The state's death toll is now at 234 individuals, with officials reporting three additional deaths: a Burleigh County man in his 80s, a Burleigh County woman in her 60s and a Rolette County man in his 80s. All had underlying health conditions, like the ma

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Letter: Governor's “light touch” is devoid of courage and leadership | INFORUM

The Forum published my editorial on Aug. 17 with 12 recommendations for public health and calling for a unified approach in our divided country in response to COVID-19. These recommendations have been largely ignored and active cas

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Eagles' Pederson on Carson Wentz QB controversy: 'Don't go there' | INFORUM

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson shot down speculation about a possible quarterback change Monday. Fifth-year starter Carson Wentz has thrown two interceptions in all three games

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Poll: Biden holds on to lead over Trump in Minnesota | INFORUM

The 6 point lead is up 1 percentage point from the last Minnesota Poll in mid-May. The new poll shows Biden with a considerable lead among women and in the core Twin Cities, while Trump draws his strongest support from outside the metro area.

Source: FM Area News local feeds | 28 Sep 2020 | 5:55 pm CDT

Former Illinois State RB Robinson an emerging NFL star; here's how he fared vs. the Bison in college | INFORUM

FARGO — Former Illinois State running back James Robinson in an emerging NFL star for the Jacksonville Jaguars through three games. He's been the team's featured back. The undrafted rookie f

Source: FM Area News local feeds | 28 Sep 2020 | 5:55 pm CDT