October 25, 2017 RSS feed / News

Truck collapses county bridge

On Oct 19, at 10:03 a.m., North Dakota Highway Patrol was contacted by Walsh County Sheriff’s Office for assistance.  Approximately two miles northeast of Forest River, a bridge owned and maintained by Walsh County Highway Department had c More...

City Court Report

SEPTEMBER 2017  DISPOSITIONS  More...

WALSH COUNTY FAIR

October 19-20-21 Park River, ND

Photo by Chelsea J. Wysocki Reagan Hanson, from Grafton, guides her horse in some fancy footwork during the horse show last Thursday outside of the arena. More...

Torres sentenced in Walsh County court

Alford plea upheld by Judge Geiger

Grafton resident Martin Bustamante Torres, age 52, appeared in Walsh County District Court Monday for sentencing in front of surrogate judge Richard Geiger.  Walsh County Assistant State’s Attorney Kellie Cole and Leo Patrick O’Day, More...

Garcia charged with inappropriate sexual contact with juvenile

Grafton man faces four Class A felonies

Jose Luis Garcia was formally charged Oct. 6 with two counts of gross sexual imposition involving a victim under the age of 15 years.  Garcia faces a maximum penalty of 20 years of incarceration and/or up to a $10,000 fine for each count.  More...

Health notes

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month   Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is a type of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID) and is described as an unexpected death, usually during sleep, which occurs in a seemingly healthy baby More...