Burgum Signs Bill For Minot, Fargo Flood Project FundingThe bill contains $82.5 million for the ongoing Mouse River flood control project in Minot and a long-term commitment of $750 million for a project to divert the Red River to protect flood-prone Fargo and nearby Moorhead, Minnesota.
Legislature Passes Bill Funding Minot, Fargo Flood ProjectsThe bill that passed the House on Friday and the Senate a day earlier contains $82.5 million for the ongoing Mouse River flood control project in Minot and a long-term commitment of $750 million for a project to divert the Red River to protect flood-prone Fargo and nearby Moorhead, Minnesota.
Judge OKs Some Work On Fargo Flood Control ProjectFargo and Moorhead have faced several flood threats in recent years that required extensive sandbagging to keep the cities dry.
Man Sentenced For Sexually Abusing Toddler From FargoA Nevada man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for sexually abusing a toddler from the Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota area.
Cousins Take Opposite Sides On Red River Diversion PlanAn open house to discuss environmental impacts of a Red River diversion channel may have been the last chance to air grievances.
Red River Diversion Backers Waiting On Injunction FilingAn attorney for proponents of a Red River diversion project says opponents should decide whether they are going to ask a judge to halt the start of construction.
Wander Minnesota: Festivals And Events In December (Week 3)It's almost Christmas, but there's still plenty of festivities to check out all around Minnesota.
Moorhead Officials Continue To Search For Homicide SuspectOfficials in the Fargo-Moorhead area are continuing to search for a man suspected in the death of a 55-year-old at Moorhead Mobile Manor last weekend.
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.