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AG accuses for-profit chain of deceiving donors
Snowplow Parade is Dec. 6
More Snow Coming
Hornets start season on positive note
Big second half leads Bombers over Rebels
Mike Wammer signs off after 41 years at LP-A
Larsen's six-point night leads Lakers in rout
Lakers stun Nuggets in season-opening comeback
Too much Thanksgiving? Curl up on the couch with these Christmas classics
Dealing with PTSD: Brainerd vet, family struggle on home front
How to Cook a Turkey by a 3rd Grader
Social Security: Earnings test amounts for Social Security benefits have changed for 2015
An appetizer buffet: Baked Brie in Puff Pastry, Cranberry Sauce
Friends & Neighbors
A ‘hometown’ feel: Ben Franklin is renamed in DL, Wadena
Giving thanks for low gas prices this year
A vision for Minnesota summit set for Dec. 8
Some big box employees ‘give thanks’ for day off
Target hack a distant memory for most
A flare for entertaining: DL man talks about his ‘hot’ hobby and work as a fire spinner
Robert Robinson coming to Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Tim Sparks concert in Nisswa Dec. 5
Hjemkomst open this weekend
December is Universal Human Rights Month
Three cheers for Detroit Mountain
We miss Oscar and his front-step delivery
Hire a vet, they make good workers
Letter: An unsuccessful season to the deer camp thieves
Letter: U of M seeking Board of Regents candidates
Perham hunter bags rare Piebald deer
Warm and cold weather mix creates dangerous ice conditions
Fishing Lines: Innovations continue to change the fishing industry
North Words: Feathers provide birds with much more than the ability to fly
Resorters, anglers, allege DNR ignores ‘walleye heritage’
St. Luke's youth have a heart for the homeless
Thousands of deer hunters hitting the woods this weekend
Holy Rosary holding 32nd annual pie sale
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 8, 2014
Winter Storm Sunday Afternoon through Monday Night
**Winter Storm Warnings in effect for areas around the Twin Cities; beginning Sunday Night through Tuesday Morning.** **Winter Storm Watches in effect for parts of northern South Dakot into Minnesota, beginning Sunday evening through Monday afternoon.** **Winter Weather Advisories...
November 8, 2014 - 11:18pm
Winter Storm To Affect The Northern Plains
Winter Storm Watches have been posted for parts of South Dakota and Minnesota from Sunday afternoon through Monday evening. Some locations may see 6" or more of snow. If you have travel plans to the Twin Cites or Sioux Falls on Monday, be aware that you may encounter difficult driving...
November 8, 2014 - 3:56pm
November 7, 2014
Becoming Very Windy Today
**WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM THIS EVENING. ** Overview: A strong area of low pressure will be passing to our north, moving through...
November 7, 2014 - 10:40am
November 2, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: November Averages
November is the month with the greatest drop in the average temperatures. The average high in Fargo Moorhead is 47degrees on November 1, but is down to 28 degrees by November 30. That’s nearly a 20 degree drop through the month. Temperatures in November can get quite cold, as many...
November 2, 2014 - 6:07pm
October 18, 2014
AARP-ND in middle of Measure 1 debate
The president of AARP North Dakota has resigned after publicly supporting Measure 1 in violation of the organization’s policies. Rodger Wetzel was quoted in a pro-Measure 1 full-page ad in The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on Sep. 30 and currently appears in a pro-Measure 1 television...
October 18, 2014 - 12:00pm
October 1, 2014
Wednesday Morning Forecast Discussion
Today: Happy Hump Day! We’re halfway through the week, and today’s weather will be fairly nice, aside from the wind. The day will start...
October 1, 2014 - 5:05am
September 28, 2014
Rain Totals Since Midnight (9/28)
Here are some of the rain totals across North Dakota and Minnesota on Sunday, beginning at Midnight and ending at 10 PM. North Dakota: Devils...
September 28, 2014 - 11:04pm
Sunday Evening Forecast Discussion
Evening: Well I hope you had a chance to enjoy the warm weather the past few days because the cooler air has arrived, and it’s here to stay...
September 28, 2014 - 3:24pm
Bobcats sweat under UND's fourth-quarter rally, but beat UND 29-18
BOZEMAN, Mont. — For the first time since joining the Big Sky Conference, the UND football team wasn’t blown out by usual league front-runner Montana State. In fact, the No. 13-ranked Bobcats actually had to sweat out a UND fourth-quarter rally. But the Bobcats used a 23-point...
sports / College Sports
September 28, 2014 - 1:21am
September 26, 2014
Friday Morning Forecast Discussion
Today: Good morning and happy Friday! If you’ve been enjoying the summer-like weather, well get ready for more! With plenty of sunshine...
September 26, 2014 - 5:05am
September 24, 2014
Fall Foliage In Minnesota
Many state parks across Minnesota have been reporting at least 50% near peak for fall foliage. Many WDAY and WDAZ viewers have sent in many great...
September 24, 2014 - 3:31pm
Fall Pictures From Viewers
Check out these great fall photos sent in from around North Dakota and Minnesota. If you'd like to share your photos, email them to firstname.lastname@example.org, or tweet them to @WDAYweather.
September 24, 2014 - 1:34pm
September 20, 2014
Saturday Evening Forecast Discussion
Afternoon/Evening Showers and thunderstorms moved through the area earlier today, but have since ended. There was some severe weather, including...
September 20, 2014 - 3:49pm
September 19, 2014
September 19th Severe Weather
On the evening of Friday September 19, a few storms moved in from southern Manitoba, and one quickly became severe. A Tornado Warning was issued for Pembina and Kittson counties as the storm began to organize. It did produce golf ball size near Pembina, ND, with some damage to crops...
September 19, 2014 - 10:05pm
Friday Afternoon Forecast Discussion
Afternoon/Evening It’s finally Friday, but the weather isn’t so great. We’ve been dealing with scattered showers and thundershowers...
September 19, 2014 - 1:40pm