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Otters snap five-game skid to Laker girls
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Pins galore in Laker wrestlers first dual
Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
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In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
'Magical Medora Christmas' comes to Detroit Lakes Dec. 18
'This Little Light of Mine': Trinity Lutheran to host 14th annual Candles & Carols Dec. 18
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
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Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
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Letter: Why does Trump spend so much time demonizing the working press?
Letter: Americans are right to worry about insurance quality
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Brad Laabs Column: It's almost ice fishing time--here's where to find the fish
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
Outdoors Column: With decurved beak and sweet song, the rarely-seen little brown creeper is unique
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
Lucky number 13: MN Flyers’ Level 3 and 4 gymnasts competing in state compulsories this weekend
A new home for the holidays: Manna Food Co-op secures lease on Cutting Edge building
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
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April 30, 2013
Fargo flood forecast drops again to 34 feet
FARGO – The National Weather Service has issued a new forecast for the Red River that anticipates a crest in Fargo-Moorhead at 34 feet early Wednesday – taking 1.5 feet off the forecasted crest for the second time in two days. A graphic released with the forecast showing the...
April 30, 2013 - 1:16pm
April 29, 2013
NWS lowers Fargo flood forecast to 35.5 feet, crest expected Wednesday
FARGO – The Red River here is expected to crest at 35.5 feet Wednesday, according to an updated flood forecast released by the National Weather Service this morning. That’s a foot and a half lower than the 37-foot crest predicted on Sunday. A lower crest on the Wild Rice...
April 29, 2013 - 12:42pm
Red River crest in Fargo pegged at 37 feet late Tuesday or early Wednesday
As the Red River reached major flood stage here on Sunday, the National Weather Service lowered its predicted peak to 37 feet late Tuesday or early Wednesday – and Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker said he believes it will crest even lower than that. The Wild Rice River, a...
April 29, 2013 - 8:32am
April 26, 2013
No firm crest prediction yet as Fargo flood fight set to begin
FARGO – Sandbagging efforts will begin here today as city leaders want to build levees up to 40 feet to prepare for a river crest late next week between 38 and 40 feet. The Red River is expected to hit 38 feet Thursday, according to an updated forecast released by the National Weather...
April 26, 2013 - 8:22am
March 21, 2013
Flood forecast gives 50 percent chance of 38 feet, 10 percent chance of 2009 levels
FARGO - The Red River here has a 50 percent chance of topping 38.1 feet when it floods this spring and a 10 percent chance of exceeding 40.9, which would top 2009's record-setting crest. There is also a 5 percent chance of the Red River rising to 41.3 feet in Fargo during this spring's...
March 21, 2013 - 10:57am
October 19, 2012
Four months after being devastated by floods, popular Northland state park to reopen Monday
Jay Cooke State Park will reopen Monday, four months after flooding washed away roads, trails and bridges. "We're excited to let people back...
October 19, 2012 - 8:40am
January 16, 2012
Water storage site search under way in valley
WEST FARGO - The hunt is on to find enough water storage sites in the Red River Valley to temporarily hold the equivalent of a lake covering...
January 16, 2012 - 9:00am
August 19, 2011
Otter Tail flooding spurs public forum
Residents of Little McDonald, Kerbs and Paul lakes have had enough. This summer's fun has been replaced with efforts to keep rising water at bay. Many of the lakes' shoreline homes and cabins have been seriously damaged, leaving areas uninhabitable. This is the worst flooding...
August 19, 2011 - 2:50pm
August 9, 2011
News Corp. may have used drones to film Souris River flooding
MINOT, N.D. - Did Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., already under fire for hacking into cellphones in Britain, have an illegal eye in the sky during the Souris River flood here? Regulators with the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the news company's use of drones that...
August 9, 2011 - 8:10am
July 12, 2011
Homeowners face unique flood fight against lake with no inlet or outlet
July 12, 2011 - 8:09am
July 7, 2011
Minoters get first look at flooded homes, First evacuees find sewage damage
MINOT, N.D. - Gene Ritchie gestured with his hands as he talked, drawing an imaginary line down the middle of 21st Street Northwest. On the one...
July 7, 2011 - 8:18am
June 29, 2011
As Souris slowly recedes in Minot, officials concentrate on recovery efforts
MINOT, N.D. - As the Souris River slowly recedes after devastating this city with floodwaters, officials are focusing more on recovery efforts...
June 29, 2011 - 9:45am
June 28, 2011
Maintaining Minot: Officials working to fight levee erosion
MINOT, N.D. - Efforts to prevent clay levees from eroding are the top priority for the flood fight here as the thousands affected by the flood...
June 28, 2011 - 8:42am
June 26, 2011
Souris dropping in Minot
MINOT - The Souris River appears to have crested here at a slightly lower elevation than the National Weather Service projected. The highest...
June 26, 2011 - 10:46am
June 25, 2011
FEMA says 'Yes' to Minot flood assistance ... River level update ... How to help
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will offer individual assistance to flood victims in Ward and Burleigh counties, Gov. Jack Dalrymple's...
June 25, 2011 - 11:33am