Norman County

Norman County, Minnesota

16 3rd Ave E PO Box 146
Ada, MN 56510
Phone: (218) 784-5481
Fax: (218) 784-2399

On the northwestern border of MN, north of Fargo, ND; established Feb 17, 1881 from Polk County. Name Origin: For the many Norwegians, known locally as Normans (Norsemen), living in the area and serving in the state legislature when the county was formed

Area (sq mi):: 876.82 (land 876.27; water 0.55) Population per square mile: 8.00
Population 2005: 7,003 State rank: 77 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.90%; 1990-2000 -6.70% Population 2000: 7,442 (White 93.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 3.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 4.20%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 40.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,895; median household $32,535; Population below poverty level: 10.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,012-$27,973
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 20.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The reality that this foolish stunt was dreamed up, planned, and executed by Pedro Ruiz," Norman County Attorney James Brue said, per the Star-Tribune.
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A Minnesota woman, who was accused of fatally shooting her boyfriend during a stunt video for a YouTube prank, pleaded guilty in the Norman County District Court last week.
She said the couple had tested the idea earlier and the bullet hadn't gone through the book, a fact confirmed by Norman County Sheriff Jeremy Thornton.
com/document/352477745/54-CR-17-185-Complaint-Order-for-Detention) criminal complaint which said: "On or about June 26, 2017 in Norman County the defendant caused the death of another by the person's culpable negligence whereby the person created unreasonable risk, and consciously takes chances of causing death or great bodily harm to another.