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News Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The Associated Press

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A Morgantown, West Virginia man has been arrested near Bismarck in connection with a home invasion in Minnesota. The 52-year-old William Dean was arrested Tuesday night. Police say they used cellphone towers to locate Dean while he was driving from Moorhead, Minnesota to Bismarck. He faces seven charges including attempted kidnapping, second degree assault and first degree burglary.

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) - One of the suspects in the fatal shooting of a Williston-area hobby rancher has been found guilty of hindering authorities investigating the case. A jury returned the verdict yesterday against Issac Steen. The Williston Herald reports authorities say Steen helped Ryan Stensaker keep 58-year-old Jack Sjol (shohl's body hidden. Stensaker is accused of killing Sjol and is scheduled for trial in July on a murder conspiracy charge.

WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A 15-year-old girl who struck two other students with her vehicle at West Fargo High School was cited for having an obstructed view. Police say the girl was pulling into a parking lot Tuesday morning when she struck two students who were walking from the parking lot to the school.

MINOT, N.D. (AP) - Three lawyers have applied to succeed a longtime Minot-based judge who is retiring. North Central Judicial District Presiding Judge William McLees plans to step down at the end of June. The state Supreme Court says Minot lawyers Kelly Dillon, Stacy Louser and Robert Martin have applied for the opening.

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