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Minnesota brewers with North Dakota ties expand distribution west
As employers seek workers, flexible scheduling options open up
Some rural departments embrace police body cameras while others see barriers to using tech
Minnesota's Kline says No Child bill would scale back federal role in schools
Combatting carbon: Five Fargo residents lead pragmatic fight against climate change
crime and courts
WATCH: UND MEN’S HOCKEY: Wolanin shines at home
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Panthers rebound nicely after big win
TOM MILLER: UND men's basketball team needs secondary scoring
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Syracuse tops UND, earns series split
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern Iowa dominates UND 97-51
APP SNAP: Waze lags behind other navigation apps
Krampus is coming to theaters for Christmas
PRODUCT REVIEW: Miserable Miss Belt proves to be useless
BOOK NOTES: 'Whoopi's Big Book of Relationships' ... 'A Common Struggle' ... 'Son'
ANNA BURLESON: Way too into Christmas
life & style
Joel Scott Bergland
Hulda T. Lindgren
Dorothy M. Bjorlie
ALWAYS IN SEASON: The 'great hawk of November' arrives
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Events, meetings, shooting
Hunters continue to register more deer as population rebounds
How common are wild turkeys in Minnesota?
Early mountain lion season in western ND closes with 6 cats taken
LETTER: No excuse for UND's neglect of part-time faculty
LETTER: Retire the phrase, 'radical Islamic terrorism'
LETTER: New rule: Innocent until found guilty by mass media
PAUL MARQUART: Property tax increases betray rural Minnesota
LETTER: Grand Forks absolutely needs a new library
50th Wedding Anniversary
Former Grand Forks council member David Beach, remembered for work on Alerus and during 1997 flood, dies
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...
May 29, 2011 - 10:33pm
April 17, 2011
Why flooding? Valley's in wet cycle
FARGO -- As Fargo-Moorhead watches floodwaters subside after the crest of the third major flood in as many years, residents naturally wonder: When will the weather finally turn dry? Even the experts don't know when the Red River Valley's relentless wet cycle will end. Many believe...
April 17, 2011 - 10:55pm
October 3, 2010
Fargo mayor endorses Pomeroy over Berg in television ad
FARGO -- A new TV ad features Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker endorsing Democratic incumbent Earl Pomeroy over Fargo Republican challenger Rick Berg...
October 3, 2010 - 8:09pm
September 1, 2010
Terry Guttormson, Hendrum, Minn., letter: Retention plans could and should be put in place
local / letters / opinion
September 1, 2010 - 11:15pm
July 28, 2010
Home sales on the rise in Fargo-Moorhead
More new and existing homes are being sold in the Fargo-Moorhead area this year than last year, builders and real estate agents say. Tax incentives have helped, but so have consumer confidence and a relatively stable economy, they said. Housing permits through June are up 42 percent...
business / News
July 28, 2010 - 8:58am
July 9, 2010
AROUND NORTH DAKOTA: Longer comment time for diversion .. Training closes Kimball Bottoms
Longer comment time for diversion FARGO -- The Army Corps of Engineers is providing more time for the public to comment on a feasibility study and environmental impact statement for a Red River diversion project in the Fargo and Moorhead areas. The deadline for comments has...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
July 3, 2010
Dorgan looks to finish line of his Senate term with ongoing projects
WASHINGTON -- Walking through Byron Dorgan's Senate office, there's no obvious indication that in six months he'll vacate those halls. As the...
News / politics
July 3, 2010 - 9:48pm
June 4, 2010
Floating bridge installed in Fargo-Moorhead
FARGO- The floating bridge connecting Moorhead's Woodlawn Park to Fargo has been installed and is open for use. Bridges from Memorial Park and Gooseberry Park to Fargo will be installed sometime next week, according to a news release issued by Moorhead Parks and Recreation. For...
June 4, 2010 - 4:26pm
April 28, 2010
North Dakota diversion study gets OK from top official
The quest for a North Dakota diversion channel to protect Fargo-Moorhead against severe flooding has cleared an important procedural hurdle. A top federal official on Wednesday gave the OK to study the locally preferred option for permanent flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead, a...
April 28, 2010 - 8:45pm
April 23, 2010
F-M leaders learn about Manitoba's successful flood protection system
FARGO -- Permanent flood protection in Manitoba was controversial at first, but has paid for itself 10 times over, a Canadian official said Friday. Steve Ashton, Manitoba's minister of infrastructure and transportation, was in Fargo on Friday, meeting with local leaders about flood...
April 23, 2010 - 11:23pm
April 1, 2010
Stop-N-Go stores to stop selling adult magazines
FARGO -- A convenience store chain based here and that boasts the "Best Buns in Town" will no longer carry bare buns on its shelves. Customers can still stop at Stop-N-Go for their gas and goods, but they'll have to go elsewhere for adult magazines. Sheldon Ellig, who owns the...
April 1, 2010 - 11:34pm
March 16, 2010
'Fantastic job' in Fargo
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker was upbeat Tuesday after a helicopter tour of the metro area's flood trouble spots. "Looks good out there.
March 16, 2010 - 11:26pm
SOUTHERN VALLEY FLOOD ROUNDUP: Moorhead buyout homes OK ... more
Moorhead homes should be OK MOORHEAD -- Earlier this spring, the city of Moorhead was hoping that about two dozen flood buyout homes earmarked for reuse could be moved to safe ground before a flood. So far, only two have been trucked out of harm's way. But a city official said...
March 16, 2010 - 11:24pm
March 14, 2010
Fargo kicks into high flood-fighting mode
FARGO -- Here we go again. On Sunday, a traditional day of rest, those who live along area rivers and the officials who work for and govern...
March 14, 2010 - 1:11pm