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No jail time for rape: Moorhead rape sentence prompts outcry from campus, Fargo detective
Torn-up sick notes show Germanwings pilot should have been grounded
Half percent sales tax increase approved
Two injured in Highway 371 crash Tuesday
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
Panthers pinned way to historic season
Minnesota United is named a member of Major League Soccer
Lack of scoring led to 6-17-1 record
Former Panthers playing hockey at Division III level
Larry Fitzgerald says Adrian Peterson would be 'game-changer' with Cardinals
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
MICHAEL "MIKE" WAGNER
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
A great night at the theater
Governor wants to put more money into Minnesota state parks
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
March 15, 2010
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 comes in a rush to the Red River Valley, National Weather Service records show. It's a problem typical of rivers that flow north like the...
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