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Candidate filing period opens
Track and field day: Century students run in the sun
Operation Round Up awards $45,000 to local programs
Tax ruling on Enbridge has counties concerned
Akeley off-sale exception bill passes
Tigers defeat Braves to end regular season
Panthers open playoffs with comfortable win
Kruchowski, Bagstad pitch Panthers past Patriots
Home runs lift Snurdbirds past Crookston, Wolf Lake
Kirlin, Jasmer run in Fargo Marathon
Corwin Arthur Myers
Pamela Jean Evenson
Lawrence "Larry" Delbert Dierks
Darlene Mable Shearer
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Conservation officers' weekly report
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
March 15, 2010
Crookston calls for sandbaggers
Crookston called for volunteer sandbaggers after the Red Lake River swelled from 7 feet Thursday to almost 23.10 feet at 9 p.m. Sunday, and ice jams both above and below the city threatened surges. Flood stage is 15 feet, which the river reached about 3 a.m. Friday, City Administrator...
March 15, 2010 - 7:06am
RED RAGES UPWARD: River to reach 38 feet by Saturday in Fargo-Moorhead
Here we go again. On Sunday, a traditional day of rest, those who live along area rivers and the officials who work for and govern them kicked...
March 15, 2010 - 7:01am
March 13, 2010
FLOOD UPDATE: Fargo "going into full flood-fighting mode," signs off on $1.2 million worth of levee work, equipment
In a morning meeting fraught with a sense of urgency, the Fargo City Commission signed off on almost $1.2 million worth of clay levee work and...
March 13, 2010 - 1:21pm
March 12, 2010
Rains, warm temps chip away at melt in Red River Valley, but will fuel surge
Rains and mild temperatures melted snow that now trickling into streams and rivers prompted forecasters to issue a flood watch Thursday for the southern end of the Red River Valley and predict the river in Fargo will surge 5 feet in the next week. The National Weather Service in...
March 12, 2010 - 8:40am
March 4, 2010
Levees will begin to go up next week in Fargo
Work is expected to start next week to place long-term earthen levees in several flood-prone Fargo neighborhoods. The strategy aims to cut down on the desperate backyard sandbagging some neighborhoods have waged annually for years. So far, protests to the plans have been rare from...
March 4, 2010 - 6:51am
February 19, 2010
3-week period could be crucial for flood crest
The top 10 biggest floods ever recorded in Fargo-Moorhead have come in a three-week "magic time" window from late March to mid-April when spring...
February 19, 2010 - 6:26am
February 12, 2010
Minnesota lawmakers look into downstream flooding from Red River
ST. PAUL -- A northwestern Minnesota legislator plans to ask his colleagues to help protect residents downstream of Fargo-Moorhead from increased flooding if a proposed diversion project is built. Rep. Kent Eken, DFL-Twin Valley, Thursday night said that on Monday he will offer an...
February 12, 2010 - 7:21am
July 1, 2009
Fargo voters overwhelmingly approve half-cent sales tax for flood control
t was a light turnout for Fargo's special election Tuesday, but those who did vote overwhelmingly endorsed the idea of raising the city's sales...
July 1, 2009 - 6:23am
June 30, 2009
In Roseau, a day to 'move dirt'
Almost every day in the seven years and 16 days since Roseau flooded, Mayor Jeff Pelowski has been pelted with one question: When will we start...
June 30, 2009 - 7:15am
June 23, 2009
Karen Klava stirred up some muck of frustration from this past spring's flooding as she told the Grand Forks County Commission last week of her...
June 23, 2009 - 7:01am
June 19, 2009
Bouncing back in Oslo
Rain came down on the tin roof over the picnic shelter, forcing everyone to shout loudly as they crowded around tables of food to celebrate recovery from the toughest flood this flood-prone town has endured. The falling, puddling water was a too-apt setting for remembering what Mayor...
June 19, 2009 - 6:31am
June 18, 2009
Second wave of water brings flooding misery to southern valley
With water receding from his foundation and 4 feet pumped out of his basement, Kyle Johnson decided to take his kids fishing - in the backyard. "This...
June 18, 2009 - 5:56am