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Tigers go above .500 in the WCC
Storm slips up in OT
Tiger gymnasts vault over two school records
Five Cougars honored by NSCAA
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April 30, 2009
RedHawks hand out 4,082 tickets to flood fighters
The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks have distributed 4,082 free tickets for its May 17 game against Gary SouthShore to honor local flood fighters. The "Cheers for the Volunteers" event will begin with a 1 p.m. game. The first 5,000 flood volunteers at the game will receive a t-shirt commemorating...
April 30, 2009 - 9:27am
April 13, 2009
Disaster aid expanded to homeowners
ST. PAUL - Homeowners in four northwestern Minnesota counties who suffered flooding may be eligible for federal assistance. A presidential disaster declaration for the Red River Valley was expanded Friday to include aid to individuals and homeowners affected by flooding in Clay,...
April 13, 2009 - 5:15am
April 3, 2009
Living on the Crest
By Tom Larson, Sun Tribune Living is tough enough in places like Fargo, where the wind never seems to stop and the winter months bring a nearly...
April 3, 2009 - 5:10pm
Flood Update: Second Red River crest could top historic mark
FARGO - The Red River has a strong possibility to rise again to historic flood levels this month, the National Weather Service said in a news conference Friday morning. The weather service said there is a 75 percent chance the Red could crest at 41 feet between April 15-22, a mark...
April 3, 2009 - 12:21pm
March 30, 2009
Drones, helicopters aid in flood fight
By Brittany Lawonn Forum Communications FARGO - Authorities began planning the use of military aircraft technology to fight the flood two months before the waters even hit record level. North Dakota officials got word just last week that they would be allowed to use a Predator...
March 30, 2009 - 11:27am
March 29, 2009
Flood update: Red River levels still dropping - slowly
Forum Communications report FARGO, N.D. -- The Red River is still above previous record heights in Fargo, but the swollen river is retreating...
March 29, 2009 - 11:41am
March 26, 2009
Fargo releases contingency evacuation plan
By Patrick Springer Forum Communications Fargo officials announced contingency plans to evacuate seven sectors of the city in the event an evacuation becomes necessary during the flood. "At the present time there is no plan or need for immediate evacuation," Fargo Police Chief...
March 26, 2009 - 4:07pm
UPDATE: Local residents help with flood control as crest projections worsen
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A typical trip to the Fargo-Moorhead area for many Morris area residents might involve shopping, a concert, maybe...
March 26, 2009 - 2:29pm
March 23, 2009
Red River flooding could be worse than '97
From bad to worse, F-M area braces for more grim flood forecast By Patrick Springer From bad to worse, F-M area braces for more grim flood forecast By Patrick Springer email@example.com Fargo-Moorhead and surrounding areas were inundated with bad news Sunday with a new...
March 23, 2009 - 11:14am
March 20, 2009
Fargo scrambles as river forecast rises up to 40 feet
Stunned metro leaders scrambled resources and issued pleas for volunteers Thursday to prepare for a Red River crest that forecasters say could exceed the flood level of 1997. There was some confusion over the forecast, with Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker saying the National Weather Service...
March 20, 2009 - 8:53am
March 11, 2009
Senate releases $367.4 million bonding bill
ST. PAUL - Minnesota senators considered spending $26 million for flood prevention projects Tuesday, a day when much of the state was buried in snow that could melt into spring flood waters. Sen.
March 11, 2009 - 9:57am
Imholte Hall flood cleanup progressing well
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Clean-up efforts are progressing exceptionally well Thursday at the University of Minnesota, Morris' John Q. Imholte Hall after a third-floor sprinkler pipe burst Wednesday afternoon and flooded a large portion of the three-story classroom and office building. "The...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
January 25, 2008
'Waffle' plan could reduce flooding along Red River
A proposal called the "waffle plan" to temporarily store water in fields could decrease peak flood stages along the Red River in Fargo-Moorhead by 3.6 feet to 4.5 feet, a researcher said Thursday. The proposal would save in excess of $500 million under more than half of 22 spring...
January 25, 2008 - 11:00am