DNR Denies Permit For Red River Diversion PlanThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has denied a permit for a Red River diversion channel around the Fargo area. The permit was considered to be the final hurdle for construction of the $2.1 billion project.
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.
Dayton: Feds Shouldn't Presume State Will Back Red River Flood ProjectMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is warning federal officials not to presume his state will approve a permit for a Red River flood diversion around the cities of Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota.
Dayton Warns Feds Not To Presume MN Will Back N.D. Flood ProjectMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is warning federal officials not to presume his state will approve a permit for the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project.
Minnesota Group Asks To Testify In Red River Diversion AppealA Minnesota environmental group says it wants to testify in an appeal filed by opponents of a Red River diversion project around the Fargo metropolitan area.
Group Files Appeal Over Red River Diversion PermitA water resource district representing people whose land would be flooded by a Red River diversion channel says the North Dakota state engineer should not have approved a construction permit for part of the project.
Red River Diversion Opponents Say Levee Injunction Should StayOpponents of a Red River diversion project around the Fargo metropolitan area say a judge's order halting construction of a separate levee project should remain in place — even though the project's environmental review has been approved.
Red River Diversion Plan Gets Environmental ReviewThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says the final environmental review for the proposed Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project identifies several significant concerns that will have to be addressed before permits could be granted.
Body Of Red River Drowning Victim ID'dAuthorities have identified a man who drowned in the Red River in Wahpeton as a State College of Science student.
Judge Dismisses Complaint Over Red River Diversion ProjectA federal judge has thrown out a complaint filed by opponents of a plan to divert the Red River around Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota.
Red River Levee Is Needed Regardless Of Diversion, Attorneys SayThree federal appeals judges will hear arguments Thursday on whether construction of a levee related to a planned Red River diversion project should proceed.
Red River Diversion Included Among 2016 Corps ProjectsBackers of a Red River diversion project around the flood-prone Fargo area say they're grateful that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is officially backing a plan that would combine public and private resources to build the channel.
Opponents Of Red River Diversion Project Going To Court Opponents of a planned Red River diversion project around Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota say they're happy to finally get their day in court.
Red River Diversion Opponents Hoping For Help From CourtsOpponents of a proposed Red River diversion project around the Fargo metropolitan area said Friday they are turning their focus to their legal battle after seeing most of their alternatives rejected by state and federal regulators. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources held a public meeting Wednesday to outline their environmental review of the channel, which would require a holding area that would flood upstream farmland in Minnesota and North Dakota.
NOAA Forecast Shows Mild Winter For MinnesotaFall is just starting, but we're already looking ahead to winter. Forecasters say it may not be as brutally cold as last year. But the NOAA outlook shows a 40 to 60 percent chance of warmer-than-average temperatures during December, January, and February.