FARGO, N.D. (AP) – A Cass County sheriff’s deputy has been arrested for drunken driving. The sheriff’s office says 40-year-old Burgess Giple of West Fargo was arrested for driving under the influence about 4 a.m. Sunday by in Fargo. He was taken to the Cass County Jail. Giple was already on administrative leave for a prior incident. Sheriff’s officials say Giple has been with the department for less than a year and was working in the jail.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota lawmakers are settling in for a session that should start picking up speed this week. They’ll get a revenue forecast on Monday to help guide their decisions. Meanwhile, Gov. Doug Burgum’s decision to display the flags of North Dakota’s five tribal nations outside his office was well received.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Police in Fargo are searching for a 20-year-old man in a weekend stabbing that sent the victim to a hospital. Officers were called around 4 a.m. Sunday to a domestic incident. A few minutes later, a caller reported a stabbing at the same location. Authorities found a victim who had been stabbed in the chest. The victim was taken to a hospital and was in stable condition. Police say the suspect has no permanent address.
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) – Officials say one North Dakota man’s requests for open records are inundating local agencies and disrupting government duties. Mandan resident and retired archaeologist Paul Jordan tells The Bismarck Tribune that he’s uncovering the truth and advocating for good government. North Dakota attorney general documents show Jordan submitted more than 300 open records requests to the city of Mandan between 2014 and 2017.