STORM TRACKER Double Digit Junes
If you have one of our StormTRACKER Weather calendars you may have noticed that there are very few triple digit records in the month of June. Since records began in 1881, the official high temperat... Posted on 6/13/13 at 11:19 AM
THE NEW FORTY If they stay, they pay.
Well, it seems the City of Moorhead is contemplating a new approach to addressing sandbagging costs in areas that are offered buyouts. The new proposed approach focuses on homeowners who don't take th... Posted on 5/29/13 at 10:49 PM
TRAVEL MODE Technology, Bonding, and Vacations
I heard a statistic the other day that got me thinking about the influence of Facebook, Twitter, and the overwhelming constant newsfeed that bombards our everyday life with many times negative opinion... Posted on 3/27/13 at 9:48 AM
STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER A smoking border battle
Frank Orton made sure Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton understands problems he faces in competing against North Dakota stores.
Minnesota must not adopt a tax policy that makes our businesses unable to co... Posted on 3/26/13 at 9:14 AM
STAFF BLOG GRAND FORKS GOURMET What Should Replace 32nd Ave. Taco Bell?
The Taco Bell on 32nd Avenue South has been closed for quite a while, for about 10 months actually, and it's been vacant ever since, leaving some prime real estate on a busy road unfilled.
So I wante... Posted on 3/18/13 at 11:59 AM
Prosecutors in Moorhead filed a manslaughter charge Tuesday against the father of a 5-month-old baby girl who died when he left her in a hot van for hours last week – a death that came after police had visited the home three times in the past three years on reports of child neglect or endangerment.
The phones started ringing early Thursday at Innovative Basement Systems in Fargo, and they didn’t stop. By noon, more than 60 people had called to make appointments to have waterproofing done on basements after thunderstorms dropped more than 4 inches of rain over parts of the Fargo-Moorhead area.
The city of Moorhead is considering not providing sandbags in future flood events. Moorhead has spent nearly a half a million dollars for the flood of 2013. For some city leaders, that’s too much spent on too few people.
Fargo police Deputy Chief Pat Claus said spring is the department’s busiest time for fielding complaints about graffiti. Over the years, graffiti has evolved from basic lines and obscenities scrawled on public spaces to increasingly elaborate tags, or stylized signatures.
A fire at the McDonald’s restaurant at 3009 Highway 10 in Moorhead sent one worker to the hospital this morning. Whether the worker was seriously injured wasn’t known, but smoke inhalation may have been involved, said Jeff Wallin, assistant Moorhead fire chief.
It’s been nearly eight months since police first began investigating a sexual assault of a woman here in a parking lot, but her father said even after the death of the man charged in the crime, his daughter is still on edge.
As the Red River reached major flood stage in Fargo on Sunday, the National Weather Service lowered its predicted peak to 37 feet late Tuesday or early Wednesday – and Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker said he believes it will crest even lower than that.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »