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Clay Target League Trapshooting Championship June 12-20
Doubles teams pick up first round section wins
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Turning back the pages
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DL's Weber graduates from NSU
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MN gas prices up two cents
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MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
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Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
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Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
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MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
February 9, 2010
Flood watch: Fargo-Moorhead snowfall, moisture on pace with last year
The 8.3 inches of snow that fell in recent days on Fargo-Moorhead means the area now confronts a moisture base very similar to a year ago. As of Monday, Fargo had received 44.9 inches of snow this winter, slightly higher than the 44.7 inches at this time last year. The recent heavy...
February 9, 2010 - 8:28am
April 10, 2009
State offers tax filing delay for those in flood-affected areas
The Minnesota Department of Revenue announced today that a tax filing extension has been expanded to include business taxpayers affected by flooding in northwestern Minnesota. Affected taxpayers have until May 15 to file tax returns and make payments due between March 20 and May 15,...
April 10, 2009 - 12:56pm
March 26, 2009
Area highways closed due to water, ice and snow
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State patrol urge motorists to drive with caution. While water has receded in some places, flooding continues to affect areas of Becker, Clay, Grant, Mahnomen and Wilkin counties.
March 26, 2009 - 3:38pm
March 18, 2009
Meteorologist says snowmelt good so far
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - This week's melting has been close to ideal, said Bill Barrett, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, with daytime temperatures near 40 and nights near freezing, slowing the melt. Thawing will slow until the weekend, when warmer temperatures...
March 18, 2009 - 9:23am
March 14, 2009
Forecasters predict one of three-highest recorded Red River floods in Fargo
FARGO - Flood crest predictions for Fargo jumped three feet in a week, with the National Weather Service predicting a 50 percent chance the Red River will hit 38 feet by mid-April. If that happens, it would become the third-highest flood on record, said Tim Bertschi, a flood engineer...
March 14, 2009 - 2:08pm
March 6, 2009
FEMA officials warn property owners to purchase flood insurance
GRAND FORKS - FEMA can't emphasize it enough: You probably should buy a flood insurance policy. Even if you live in the comfy confines of the brand-new, $417-million flood control project recently completed throughout Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Representatives of the Federal...
March 6, 2009 - 12:51pm
March 4, 2009
Flood insurance up, expected to spike
FARGO - The latest tally of federal flood insurance policies held by Fargo-Moorhead property owners shows a slight increase from November to February. But a Federal Emergency Management Agency official says the number is expected to spike as the flood season gets closer. As of...
March 4, 2009 - 8:27am
March 3, 2009
Cass County Commission declares flood emergenc
FARGO - The Cass County Commission voted 4-0 Monday to declare a countywide emergency so departments and employees can prepare for spring flooding. The emergency declaration comes three days after the National Weather Service released a flood outlook report predicting the Red River...
March 3, 2009 - 8:34am
February 12, 2009
Final 'Waffle' Report: Project would save RR Valley region more than $800 million
GRAND FORKS - The Energy & Environmental Research Center at the University of North Dakota issued its final report today on the mult-year Waffle Flood Mitigation project. The results showed that if the plan, which is a based on storing spring runoff in area depressions and ditches,...
February 12, 2009 - 10:30am
NWS: Devils Lake likely will reach all-time high this year
A recent National Weather Service forecast of a 90 percent chance that Devils Lake will reach an all-time high elevation this year -- creating severe flood risks for the city of Devils Lake, the Spirit Lake Nation and other areas -- is based on nearly 60 years of climatological data. "We...
February 12, 2009 - 6:00am
January 25, 2009
Cautious Fargo homeowners snatch up flood insurance policies
FARGO - Mountains of snow, saturated soil and a changing flood plain map have Fargo homeowners making a run on flood insurance policies, local...
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Red River drops below flood stage in Fargo
FARGO - The Red River has dropped below its flood stage of 18 feet here, according to the National Weather Service. The river level dipped to 17.99 feet at 6:15 p.m. Monday and was at 17.68 feet at 7 a.m. today. The weather service forecasts the river will drop below 17 feet, which...
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Fargo, Red River Valley in flash flood watch through Friday
FARGO - The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch through Friday for parts of southeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota, including the Fargo-Moorhead area. Fast-moving thunderstorms pushing into the Red River Valley tonight could produce large hail, damaging...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am