Officials In Fargo Area Try To Stave Off Worker ShortageOfficials in the Fargo-Moorhead area are making new efforts to stave off what they say is a critical worker shortage.
ND Attorney Gen. Asks Judge To Reconsider Diversion Project OrderNorth Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has asked a federal judge to reconsider the order issued earlier this month halting construction of a Red River diversion project. Stenehjem says that differences between the states of Minnesota and North Dakota over the construction project should be settled between officials.
20,000 To Take Part In 11th Annual Fargo Marathon SaturdayThousands of runners will be taking to the streets of Fargo-Moorhead on Saturday for the 11th annual Fargo Marathon. WDAY-TV reports that the marathon will feature runners from every state and at least seven countries.
Wander Minnesota: December Festivities (Part 4)We're coming down the home stretch, but there's still plenty to do.
Clink Of $2,400 In Gold Coins Rings In Fargo-Moorhead Red KettlesIt's the 12th consecutive year someone has gifted gold coins in the Fargo-Moorhead area during its holiday season bell-ringing campaign.
Obama Authorizes Red River Diversion ProjectA water projects bill signed into law by President Barack Obama includes the proposed $2 billion Red River diversion for Fargo-Moorhead. Obama signed the bill Tuesday during a White House ceremony. Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker was on hand.
TV Reporter Under Fire For School Security StoryPolice are investigating whether a Fargo-Moorhead TV journalist broke any laws while reporting a story aimed at revealing holes in security at area elementary schools. Valley News Live reporter Mellaney Moore on Wednesday walked around three schools without permission.
Study Concludes Red River Diversion Won't Impact EnvironmentThe Army Corps of Engineers says a study has concluded that a planned diversion of the Red River around Fargo-Moorhead will not have any significant impacts on the environment. The nearly $2 billion flood protection project has been authorized by the U.S. Senate but not by the House. No money has been approved for construction. Some people upstream of the north-flowing river worry that the diversion is overpriced, will damage farmland and will worsen flooding in their areas.
Man Pleads Guilty In Unusual Child Porn Case A man has pleaded guilty to charges in a Fargo-Moorhead child pornography case that was sparked by a lost cell phone. Thirty-two-year-old Dustin Muscha, of Moorhead, Minn., pleaded guilty in federal court in Fargo, N.D., to two charges of sexual exploitation of minors and two charges of possessing materials involving the sexual exploitation of minors.
A Tale Of 2 Crest Predictions In Fargo-MoorheadThere are two very different opinions from at least two prominent figures about just how high the Red River may crest this time around, which may very well affect the safety of residents coping with another flood season in Fargo-Moorhead.
Red River Predicted To Crest After Mid-AprilA new prediction from the U-S Geological Survey says the Red River in the Fargo-Moorhead area isn't expected to crest until after April 15.
Mother, Son Arrested In Wis. For Crimes In Fargo-MoorheadPolice in Wisconsin have arrested a mother and son wanted in connection with alleged felonies in Minnesota and North Dakota.