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Red River Valley

May 13, 2019
An aerial view of the Lake Audubon embankment, which separates Lake Sakakawea, to the west, and Lake Audubon. Lake Audubon is the preferred source of water for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project, which would divert Missouri River water to the Red River Valley in times of prolonged drought. Special to The Forum
Work to start next spring on $1B water pipeline for Red River Valley
May 13, 2019 - 6:05am
April 11, 2019
This satellite image of north Fargo was taken Monday, April 8. Photo credit: Satshot
Satellite images display overland flooding across Red River Valley
April 11, 2019 - 2:51pm
April 7, 2019
Three deer walk through water Saturday, March 30, along the river bottoms of the Missouri River north of Bismarck. While high water will chase deer and other wildlife from riparian areas, the impact tends to be minimal because the flooding is short term. (Photo/ Craig Bihrle, special to the Herald)
Floods have minimal impact on fish and wildlife, N.D. managers say
April 7, 2019 - 8:00am
April 4, 2019
Marilyn Hagerty: April brings music, dancing, a luau and Polish parties
April 4, 2019 - 1:30pm
April 2, 2019
Noreen Thomas and her family have seen more than their share of floods over the years in Minnesota's Kragnes Township. The Buffalo River sits adjacent to the farm, which is protected -- in part -- by a permanent ring dike. Major flooding requires several hundred sandbag and constant monitoring. "If we did leave we would definitely lose the house," said Thomas.  Ann Arbor Miller for MPR News
Floodwaters test a Red River Valley family farm
April 2, 2019 - 9:19am
March 29, 2019
City worker Dave Rheault wraps a pallet of sandbags a few hours before operations come to a close Friday, March 29, at Fargo’s Sandbag Central due to an improved flood forecast. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Fewer sandbags needed in light of 'perfect melt' in Fargo; volunteers still sought
March 29, 2019 - 7:37pm
The Red River churns through the dam by Trefoil Park in Fargo on Monday, March 25. The river, still ice-covered in stretches, likely won’t fully break open here this week as freezing temperatures continue to delay a spring thaw, weather service meteorologist Greg Gust said. David Samson / The Forum
Fargo will need fewer sandbags in light of 'perfect melt,' lower projections
March 29, 2019 - 12:54pm
March 25, 2019
Meteorologist Greg Gust of the National Weather Service talks about flood forecast models during a public flood briefing at Fargo City Hall on Monday, March 25. David Samson / The Forumplay button
Cass County, Fargo teaming up to fight potential 2019 flood
March 25, 2019 - 4:55pm
Meteorologist Greg Gust of the National Weather Service talks about flood forecast models during a public flood briefing at Fargo City Hall on Monday, March 25. David Samson / The Forum
Flood forecast: Red River not expected to start flowing free this week; mid-April crest still predicted
March 25, 2019 - 12:37pm
March 20, 2019
 The raghorn bull elk that's been turning heads near Manvel struck a stately pose for Angie Amundson-Kadlec early Tuesday evening.
ONLINE EXTRA: Readers share their photos of the infamous Manvel 'raghorn' bull elk
March 20, 2019 - 2:17pm
March 19, 2019
Floodwaters approach downtown Fargo as seen in this April 17, 1997, aerial photograph looking northwest. Forum file photoplay button
State of emergency declared as Fargo revs up for flood fight; students asked to help with sandbagging
March 19, 2019 - 10:02am
January 29, 2019
Forum News Service
Worst is yet to come for cold snap
January 29, 2019 - 9:35am
January 15, 2019
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WATCH: Red River Basin Commission gathers to discuss climate change's impact on region
January 15, 2019 - 7:27pm
December 27, 2018
Tanner Boushee uses a four-wheeler to clear snow along a sidewalk in front of River Cinema in East Grand Forks Thursday. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
UPDATE: Blizzard Alice hits region with strong winds, significant snowfall
December 27, 2018 - 9:19am
December 26, 2018
Grand Forks region braces for blizzard
December 26, 2018 - 7:30am