6 Horrifying North Dakota Stories You Didn’t Learn About In History Class

While North Dakota has a reputation for being quiet and safe – its official nickname is the “Peace Garden State,” after all – no place is without history. Some of that history is truly terrifying – and some of it you probably have never heard of. These gruesome, sad, and creepy stories are all true, but you probably didn’t learn about them in history class. How many of them do you know?

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What are some other creepy stories that happened in North Dakota that you know?

Even though places like Minot are now considered some of the safest cities in the country, it’s still a good idea to know where the best places in North Dakota are as far as lack of crime. Here are the top 10 safest places in the state to live.