A former Democratic party state lawmaker and candidate for Governor says he's considering a run for State Ag Commissioner.
Towner area rancher and columnist, and former senate minority leader, Ryan Taylor, says he is weighing the possibility. He says a lot of people have been encouraging him to run, but he has made not made a final decision. He says a main draw for him is that the Ag Commissioner serves on the State Industrial Commission, which right now is made up, of three Republicans.
The call for him to enter the race has spiked this month, since current Ag Commissioner Doug Goehring has had a Republican challenger step forward
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.