Ward County, ND

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Crash on Highway 52, 6 injured

WARD COUNTY, N.D.- Ward County Sheriff’s Department confirmed a car crash involving three vehicles on Highway 52 near Sawyer. Six people are injured. The scene is in McHenry county, but Ward County law enforcement is also on scene. This is a developing story; Your News Leader will have more on...
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Judge refuses to accept plea deal for accused rapist

Judge Doug Mattson said Thursday that he cannot accept a plea deal that called for seven years in prison for John Wendall Dickie IV, 20, of Minot Air Force Base, who is accused of beating and raping a young woman over the course of a few weeks from August through October 2020.
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Legal Notices 7-29

Subject to the entered Judgment. DATED this 14th day of July, 2021. Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. (July 22-29 August 5, 2021) Dated this 18th day of June, 2021. /s/Shawn Ackre, aka Shawn D. Ackre, Personal Representitive Of. the Estate of Robert G. Ackre. George M Ackre. ACKRE LAW FIRM,...
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District Court – Ward County

Possessed contraband useful for escape (Class C felony) – Rolando Fernandez, 29, 625 15th Street SE, Lot 32, 120 days, credit for 105 days served, offense will be deemed a Class A misdemeanor upon successful completion of probation, $400 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee. Drove...
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Ward County Commission looks to trim 2022 budget draft

Ward County commissioners are hoping to downsize spending plans before adopting a preliminary 2022 budget. Initial planning efforts in the past several days resulted in a budget with about a 14% increase. “We have some major work to do yet,” Commission Chairman John Fjeldahl said. “We have to address this...
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Bob Jensen

Assisted living facility. Bob joined the adminis-tration office of St. served on several commit-tees within the organiza- Council within the organi-zation. He taught classes. sen, Minot, Kristen (Lee) Weltikol, Max, ND, and. Stephanie (Tanner) Kava- das, Minot;. great-grandchildren, Daw- son McGarry, West Fargo,. ND and Jocelyn Jensen,. Minot. Bob was...