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Hottest ticket in town: Lakes Crisis & Resource Center’s banquet, auction sells out
St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Friends & Neighbors
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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
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