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October 15, 2016
Rick Swenson of Fergus Falls, Minn., paddles down the Red River in a giant pumpkin Saturday morning as he attempts to set the Guinness World Record for longest distance paddled in a pumpkin. Swenson planned to paddle to Oslo, Minn., a distance of about 26 river miles, which would more than triple the current pumpkin-paddling record. (Brad Dokken photo)play button
Man sets out to claim world pumpkin paddling record on the Red River
October 15, 2016 - 3:27pm
October 13, 2016
Rick Swenson says the giant pumpkin he plans to hollow out and paddle on the Red River weighs 1,086 pounds and has a 14-foot circumference. (Submitted photo)
Fergus Falls man to ride giant pumpkin down Red River to break world record
October 13, 2016 - 9:06pm
August 27, 2016
Access to a narrow peninsula of farmland jutting out into Stump Lake, south of Lakota, N.D., is compromised by the rising lake water. Forum News Service photo by Sarah Kolberg.
Will Devils Lake and the Red River Valley flood?
August 27, 2016 - 2:15pm
July 25, 2016
Grand Forks Fire Department head to the docks Friday afternoon during a search for a missing man in the Red River. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service
Grand Forks officials suspend search for swimmer in Red River
July 25, 2016 - 4:04pm
September 29, 2015

Skyler Angeles gets pinched between players during the football game Friday in West Fargo. Photo by Michael Vosburg
Blocked extra point sinks Sheyenne in loss to Red River
September 29, 2015 - 5:14pm
February 13, 2015
Girls basketball: Grand Forks Red River 82, West Fargo Sheyenne 44
February 13, 2015 - 10:53pm
December 12, 2014
Boys hockey: Grand Forks Red River 4, West Fargo 2
December 12, 2014 - 9:43pm
May 16, 2012
The author's dog, Remy, cautiously examines a catfish caught on a recent morning of fishing on the Red River near Fargo. Tyler Shoberg / West Fargo Pioneer
Open Season: Follow the catfish food chain
May 16, 2012 - 8:26am
March 28, 2012
Nice to breathe easy during 'flood season'
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2011
FLOOD UPDATE: Red continues rapid rise as Fargo mulls building levees higher
April 7, 2011 - 9:49am
June 2, 2010
Fargo Parks to host fishing derby, clinic
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Shown is lead melting in a pan over a two-burner propane stove. At right is a sinker mold heating up to help the lead flow as it is poured.
Fiscal fishing: Pouring sinkers both easy, economical
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
Red hits major flood stage in Fargo
March 17, 2010 - 8:51am
March 15, 2010
FLOOD UPDATE: ND National Guard personnel mobilized for flood duty
March 15, 2010 - 12:17pm