A longtime state legislator from our region says he's not seeking re-election next year.
Senator Stan Lyson notified the Republican leader this week he would step aside to let younger people step forward.
Lyson is a former Williams County Sheriff and began serving in the state senate in 2000.
He is currently the chairman of the Senate Natural Resources Committee.
Minot Police say Zofia Kristal Pepple of New Town was struck by a pickup and killed about 6:25pm Sunday
A two-year-old child was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minot Sunday evening.
They ask if you have any information about the incident that you contact them at 852-0111.
In addition, both had recently been released from state prison.