Ransom County Newswire

Ransom County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ransom County, ND.

Results 1 - 10 of 10 in Ransom County, ND

  1. Father found guilty of killing infant son Wednesday, February 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    A jury found Byron Whetsel guilty of child neglect and murder Tuesday following a 5-day trial in Ransom County. Court documents say the Lisbon father squeezed his 2-month-old son, broke the child's ribs and neck and severely injured the infant's brain.


  2. Thousands of electric customers in the valley without poerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Valley News Live

    More than 4,000 electric customers around the valley are without power, as freezing rain and high winds take a toll on power lines. Outages are scattered, but some of the biggest are in Barnes and Ransom counties of North Dakota to the northwest, south and southwest of Valley City.


  3. Suspect arrested in Ransom County fatal hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    The state patrol says a woman was walking along Highway 32 north of Gwinner when she was struck from behind by a pickup driving by Vincent. It's believed the crash happened between 5:30 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. Friday.


  4. Suspect in custody for deadly hit and run near Lisbon, ND has been namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Valley News Live

    UPDATE: North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the name of the man in custody for a fatal hit and run in Ransom County, North Dakota. Around 9:00AM this morning law enforcement responded to a report of a deceased female in the east ditch of Highway 32. Through investigation it was learned the woman was walking north along highway 32 when she was struck from behind by a pickup truck driven by Vincent.


  5. Jury trial scheduled for Enderlin man accused in February murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Valley News Live

    ... jury trial will start on March 20 and go until March 31. It will be broken up into two phases according to Ransom County State's Attorney Fallon Kelly. Kelly tells Valley News Live that it will be the same jury for the split trail and the first ...


  6. Two gun shot incidents with children in the last week puts emphasis on firearm safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Valley News Live

    The Ransom County Sheriff's Office says one of them suffered a gunshot wound after a 911 call came in around 7:00 p.m. Wednesday night. The Sheriff tells Valley News Live the shooting appears to be an accident involving a .22 caliber rifle.


  7. John Finstad; Lorie Finstad, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Beresford...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... The district court, 2 exercising jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. A a The Finstads owned and operated a farm in Ransom County, North Dakota. Beresford held a secured interest in the farmland as the result of several loans it made to the Finstads between ...


  8. Driver of stolen car leads police in southeast ND on overnight chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Valley News Live

    ... police for help. Officers caught up with the car, but the driver wouldn't stop and lead police on a chase from Ransom County into Sargent County. Paeper says, during the chase, the suspect hit two squad cars. No one was hurt and damage to the ...


  9. Search for suspect continues after wild chase in southeastern North DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Law enforcement in southeastern North Dakota is looking for a man after a pursuit and the theft of at least two vehicles. Sargent County Sheriff Travis Paeper says it started at farm in Ransom County, south of Milnor, Tuesday night.


  10. First cases of West Nile confirmed in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Valley News Live

    ... August 12, that number jumped to 15 human cases of West Nile Virus. New cases are confirmed in Cass County and Ransom County. According to the Health Department, six of the new cases are in Cass County. Ransom County is reporting one human case.