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.
Moorhead: Sandbag Volunteers Should RegisterFlood-fighting volunteers are encouraged to register with the city of Moorhead to learn when they may be needed to place sandbags.
NWS: Increased Risk Of Spring Flooding In St. Cloud, MontevideoMore areas of Minnesota have have been added to the National Weather Service's list of areas that may have an above-average risk of flooding this spring.
Army Corps: Sequester Won’t Hamper Spring Flooding FightThe Army Corps of Engineers says the budget battle in Washington won't stop the fight against spring flooding.
Hoeven Says Diversion Project Set For Senate FloorNorth Dakota Sen. John Hoeven says he expects a funding bill that includes a Red River flood diversion project to reach the Senate floor in April or May.
Fargo, Moorhead Have Different Needs For SandbagsWhile Fargo residents are preparing to place more than a million sandbags to prepare for a possible 38-foot Red River flood crest, their neighbors across the river are looking at a much easier chore.
NWS Predicts Major Spring Flooding In NW Minn.The National Weather Service is warning residents in parts of Minnesota to get ready for some major flooding as all the snow begins to melt this spring.
Experts Predict Flooding In MN Amid Drought ConditionsThe National Weather Service says that the melding winter snowpack is not expected to do enough to alleviate dry soil conditions around Minnesota.
Red River Snowmelt To Begin In Earnest This Week The National Weather Service says the main snowmelt runoff and initial spring flooding for the Red River Valley of North Dakota and Minnesota will pick up steam in the coming week.
Forecasters Optimistic Minn. Will Escape FloodingForecasters say they're still optimistic the Minnesota and Upper Mississippi River basins will escape flooding this spring.
MnDOT Gets $1M To Repair Spring Flood DamageThe Minnesota Department of Transportation has received $1 million in federal funds to continue repairing roads and bridges damaged by floods as a result of the spring snowmelt.
Obama Declares Disaster In MinnesotaPresident Barack Obama has signed a disaster declaration for Minnesota because of March storms and flooding.
Hwy. 101 Reopens In S. Metro Wednesday AfternoonMotorists can use the highway again starting at 3 p.m. That stretch of highway, which spans the Minnesota River, had been closed since March 23 due to construction and spring flooding concerns.
No-Wake Rule Remains In Effect On St. Croix RiverAnglers planning to head out Saturday for the border waters walleye opener on the lower St. Croix (croy) River are reminded that no-wake restrictions remain in effect because of high water.
Stillwater Lift Bridge Reopening For BoatersNow that the flood threat has passed on the St. Croix River, the Stillwater Lift Bridge is resuming its normal summer schedule for the boating season.