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MnDOT project to improve Main Street rolls forward
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UMM photography project to be featured on Postcards
Reimers sinks 1,000th point in OT loss
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
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Tigers edged by Mainstreeters
Talking it over: Life in a small town
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July 7, 2009
Stephanie Dick and Travis Ferrian are pleased to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Russell and Lori Dick of Elk River, and Donald and LeeAnn Ferrian of Rogers. Travis is a 2000 graduate of Elk River High School and is currently employed with Valu-Ford and Chrysler...
celebrations / engagements
July 7, 2009 - 3:44pm
June 12, 2009
Two reaches of Pomme de Terre chosen for additional monitoring
During the summer of 2007, the entire Pomme de Terre Watershed was the subject of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's (MPCA) Phase I intensive monitoring. This project measured water chemistry and biological diversity throughout the entire watershed. Two reaches of the Pomme...
June 12, 2009 - 6:03pm
April 24, 2009
Fargo contractors upset levee removal work goes to Minnesota firm
FARGO - Levees began leaving the streets of Fargo on Thursday, irritating some of the locals who helped build them. Area contractors weren't...
April 24, 2009 - 10:58am
March 31, 2009
No. 3 and rising
The 2009 flood became the third-largest event in the history of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks on Monday. And it may be the second-largest flood event before the Red River hits its crest later this week. The Red River first topped the previous third-largest event when the river...
March 31, 2009 - 11:08pm
Red River surge expected at Fargo after blizzard
As a blizzard howled its way toward the flood-stricken Red River Valley Monday, officials were warned of yet another threat on the horizon: a second crest in two weeks that could send the Red River back to 40 feet. The National Weather Service said there is a good possibility the...
March 31, 2009 - 10:21am
March 28, 2009
Fargo, Moorhead go into watch mode
Moorhead and Fargo battled levee leaks and breakouts and ordered more evacuations Friday, as primary sandbagging efforts shut down and the cities...
March 28, 2009 - 7:34pm
March 27, 2009
Concordia College campus closes, sends students home
MOORHEAD - Concordia College officials decided Thursday night the campus would close today, creating a problem for students who don't have a place to go. A group of about 30 students, many of them international students, met with officials late Thursday to discuss options. The students,...
March 27, 2009 - 3:36pm
March 26, 2009
Nursing home evacuating today, hospitals preparing
Clara Sellheim initially forgot her toothbrush Wednesday as she hustled to grab clothes, ice cream and her computer after being told she had to leave her residence at Moorhead's Eventide Living Center. Sellheim, 84, is among roughly 400 residents being relocated from the facility...
March 26, 2009 - 10:00am
March 25, 2009
Counties throughout the northwest move into flood-fighting mode
Residents of Roseau, Minn., where a flood inundated the city in June 2002, were keeping a nervous watch on the Roseau River on Tuesday. The tributary of the Red River was at 20.28 feet as of 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, and the National Weather Service was forecasting a crest of 20.4 feet around...
March 25, 2009 - 8:58am
4 feet in 4 hours ... and more than 1,000 helpers
CROOKSTON -- Mayor Dave Genereux woke up at 4 a.m. Tuesday to discover his home had lost power. That was the highlight of his day until the afternoon. That's because the Red Lake River was rising dramatically -- almost four feet in four hours --and was within six inches of topping...
March 25, 2009 - 8:52am
Fargo officials call for another massive sandbagging effort
Fargo officials are calling for another massive volunteer effort from area residents to get sandbag dikes finished by tonight in backyards threatened...
March 25, 2009 - 8:46am
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 firstname.lastname@example.org Fargo-Moorhead and surrounding areas were inundated with bad news Sunday with a new...
March 23, 2009 - 11:14am
March 20, 2009
Facebook group seeks flood helpers
A group of Fargo volunteers has harnessed the social networking site Facebook to enlist more residents willing to help with flood-control efforts. Kevin Tobosa, a volunteer at the FirstLink Volunteer Center, created the Facebook group Fargo Flood Volunteer Network. Members will...
March 20, 2009 - 8:59am
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 19, 2009
'Massive effort' needed to protect Fargo as Red River could crest at 40 feet
From Forum Communications FARGO - The Red River could crest in Fargo next Saturday at a level of around 40 feet, about two weeks earlier than expected, and city leaders want the public's help in an emergency effort to fight this spring's flood. "It's going to be a massive effort...
March 19, 2009 - 11:13am