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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
NDSU increases lead at Summit Championship
Green Wave even series with Lakers 4-3
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
March 13, 2009
Forecasters predict one of three-highest recorded Red River floods in Fargo
FARGO- Flood crest predictions for Fargo have jumped 3 feet, with the National Weather Service now predicting a 50 percent chance of the Red River hitting 38 feet by mid-April. City Engineer Mark Bittner said a 38-foot flood stage through the city would be the third-highest recorded. Emergency...
March 13, 2009 - 3:31pm
March 10, 2009
Fargo stands 50-50 chance of major flooding
FARGO - Fargo stands a 50-50 chance of having a major flood of 35 to 36 feet, City Commissioners were told Monday as part of an update on spring flood preparations. The National Weather Service flood forecasts are worrisome, said City Engineer Mark Bittner. "Every time we see it,...
March 10, 2009 - 9:59am
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 27, 2009
Chance of major flooding in Fargo up slightly in latest flood outlook
GRAND FORKS - The Red River at Fargo has a 90 percent of major flooding and a 60 percent chance of exceeding 35 feet this spring, according to the latest National Weather Service flood outlook released this morning. The February outlook predicts a slightly higher chance of major...
February 27, 2009 - 12:49pm
February 26, 2009
Officials say Red River expected to crest between 45-50 feet in Grand Forks area
GRAND FORKS - After the snowiest December on record and a wet, cold fall and early winter, the possibility of flooding is getting attention from residents all along the Red River Valley. The National Weather Service held an informational meeting Tuesday in Grand Forks to discuss...
February 26, 2009 - 9:13am
February 24, 2009
Forecaster: Red River may top 30 feet in Fargo
FARGO -- A National Weather Service forecaster says he expects a flood crest in Fargo in the mid-30 foot range this spring. Flood stage for the Red River in Fargo is 18 feet. Steve Buan is the lead forecaster for the National Weather Service River Forecast Center in Chanhassen,...
February 24, 2009 - 12:03pm
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
February 11, 2009
Fargo and Devils Lake flooding discussed at Congressional hearing in Washington
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker before the Senate Energy and Water Subcommittee, which is chaired by Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., in Washington, D.C.
February 11, 2009 - 2:00pm
Rain may help flood outlook but more warm temperatures needed, hydrologist says
FARGO - Rain usually exacerbates flooding, but this week's record rainfall may slightly improve the outlook for spring flooding, a National...
February 11, 2009 - 9:30am
February 6, 2009
Police confirm body pulled from Red River is missing Fargo woman
UPDATED 1:07 p.m. FARGO - Fargo police said the body divers have pulled from the Red River is that of the missing Laura Williams-Jaffe. Divers...
February 6, 2009 - 12:30pm
February 5, 2009
Divers searching Red River for missing Fargo woman
Updated 11:16 a.m.
February 5, 2009 - 11:30am
Weather service predicts 50 to 75 percent chance of major Red River flooding
FARGO - The National Weather Service today issued an alert predicting a strong chance of significant flooding in the Red River Valley this spring. "Based...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Plan to divert Missouri River water on hold
FARGO - The government's preferred option to divert Missouri River water to the Red River Valley is on hold while diplomats try to resolve objections from Canadians. Federal and state officials have recommended a $660 million proposal for transferring Missouri River water to Fargo...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am