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Minnesotans urged to commemorate 150th anniversary of Civil War's end
Common Core tests to be available next week
Marilyn Hagerty: Minto celebrates Polish Food Festival
State Water Commission to begin emergency repair project on Tolna Dam
Friends remember a Lake of the Woods legend
crime and courts
SPECIAL: UND, 7-time national champs, look to earn trip to Boston
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Wednesday's results
BOYS HOCKEY: Bowen named all-state
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Moorhead eliminated in NCAA Elite 8
PREP BASKETBALL: Another Mertens is on all-state list
Off the Record Blog: Bruce Campbell to play Ronald Reagan in season 2 of ‘Fargo’
AT THE MOVIES: 'Get Hard' ... 'Home' ... 'Red Army'
CATHERINE KRUMMEY: Talented actors can't make up for pointless plot in 'Gunman'
Calling all Eric Church fans
LOST ITALIAN: Bowtie à la Provençale rich, tangy and hearty
life & style
Roger R. Aamold
Rita J. Deleski
Marlin Duane "Bud" Hanson
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Dead wolf dumped off bridge, Suspicious bull elk deaths near Grygla etc.
DNR investigates deaths of two bull elk in northwest Minnesota
DNR investigates elk poaching incidents near Grygla
Legacy Fund focus of Bemidji, Thief River Falls workshops
OUR OPINION: Getting to 'yes' on a social detox center
LETTER: NoVAC board members ‘set the record straight’ on story
Deb Kiel and Dan Fabian: Dayton targets farmers with buffer-zone proposal
LETTER: Urgent need for social detox center in Grand Forks
LETTER: Stop oil trains until safety improves
No charges against UND police officer in Altru shooting
April 14, 2014
Corps predicts small upstream impact from Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion
A little more than 2,000 additional acres of land under water as a result of the Red River flood diversion to protect Fargo-Moorhead.
news / region
April 14, 2014 - 7:45am
January 16, 2014
Proposed deposits on bottles, cans in Minnesota worries businesses
MOORHEAD, Minn. - A proposed 10-cent deposit on bottles, cans and other beverage containers sold in Minnesota has area retailers worried that the push to increase recycling could cost them business. Matt Leiseth, president of Hornbacher's grocery stores in Fargo-Moorhead, said he...
January 16, 2014 - 7:30am
January 6, 2014
Agencies aim to open center to combat elder abuse to Fargo-Moorhead area
FARGO -- Several agencies want to open an elder abuse center in the Fargo-Moorhead area that would allow better collaboration while investigating cases of neglect, financial exploitation and physical and sexual abuse of aging residents. More cases of elder abuse are coming to light...
family / news
January 6, 2014 - 10:30pm
December 26, 2013
Lawyers for Corps reject claims in suit against Fargo-Moorhead diversion
FARGO - Lawyers for the U.S.
December 26, 2013 - 8:30pm
October 23, 2013
U.S. House votes to authorize Fargo-Moorhead flood control project (w/video)
WASHINGTON - With full congressional approval in sight, the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion's real battle can soon begin: for federal money. The U...
news / politics
October 23, 2013 - 9:20pm
June 15, 2013
Seller's dream, buyer's nightmare: Two sides to tight housing market
FARGO - It happened fast. On a Thursday night in March, Liza Gion brought a real estate agent over to her house in north Fargo on a whim - just to check it out. An hour later, another agent called about an interested client. The house was a mess, but Gion and her husband had a showing...
June 15, 2013 - 6:30am
June 12, 2013
Fargo leaders push for discrimination ban
FARGO - Grand Forks leaders recently announced they could soon prohibit the city as an employer from discriminating based on sexual orientation and gender identity, but Fargo leaders have much bigger aspirations for a similar ordinance here. A group of city leaders tentatively plan...
June 12, 2013 - 11:02pm
Mystery greets divers who probe Red River's murky depths
FARGO -- Roger Cullen got hooked on diving the Red River for its hidden secrets the day he found a military rifle, shotgun, pistol, steamboat clock and human skull embedded in the mucky bottom. He was looking for something else in the murky water beneath the North Broadway bridge,...
June 12, 2013 - 10:03pm
Expert: disrupted routine often at heart of child deaths
MOORHEAD -- Thirty-eight children die on average in the United States every year from being left unattended in vehicles on warm days. Who is leaving the children unattended? It happens to mothers and fathers.
June 12, 2013 - 9:46pm
Moorhead infant's death remains under investigation
MOORHEAD -- Andrew Sandstrom dropped his wife off at work Tuesday afternoon and shortly after, returned to the family's apartment in Moorhead.
June 12, 2013 - 9:35pm
April 1, 2012
Rodger Olson and Kevin Campbell, Fargo, letter: Diversion renders Fargo's risk manageable
FARGO -- There is some confusion these days over how much flood risk reduction the Fargo-Moorhead Metro Area Flood Diversion Project would provide. We would like to clarify. Herald readers probably have heard public comments over the past few years saying the diversion would give...
letters / opinion
April 1, 2012 - 12:05am
March 11, 2012
Some parents say 'redshirting' kindergarten-age kids pays dividends
WEST FARGO, N.D.
March 11, 2012 - 11:23pm
June 18, 2011
Michael Bice, Hickson, N.D., column: Imperial Fargo erases cities from map
By Michael Bice HICKSON, N.D. -- Who do the members of the Fargo-Moorhead Metro Study Group believe they are? Do the study group members believe they are Canada? Canada built a road along the US/Canadian border that acts as a dike. This road/dike backs up water in the Red River...
op-ed columns / opinion
June 18, 2011 - 1:20am
May 29, 2011
High-value homes pose challenges to city, county assessors
FARGO -- In 1974, the home with the highest assessed value in the Fargo-Moorhead area was on Fargo's Country Club Drive. The residence owned by Warren and Irene Diederich, the family that started Industrial Builders, was worth $105,000. Today, 37 years later, the home with the highest...
May 29, 2011 - 10:47pm
Home, sweet (pricey) home
FARGO -- At $1.8 million, the Kay and Ahmed Abdullah home has the highest assessed value of any house in the Fargo-Moorhead area. It's a distinction that, until recently, Kay Abdullah was unaware of. "Nobody's ever told me that.
May 29, 2011 - 10:33pm