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Red River Valley Fair
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
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Snowy sidewalks can be tough on backsides
It felt like running on a sandy beach - minus the sand, waves or any inkling of heat normally associated with a beach. Four inches of powder snow had fallen Sunday by the time my dog, Remy, and I headed out for a six-mile run. It was still falling, and continued to do so as we meandered...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 4, 2012
How quickly we forget
Our area has been relatively snow free so far this winter season but don't expect it to continue. Winter will soon rear its ugly head and we will all have total recall of what previous years have subjected us to. We experienced our first little preview this past week with the...
January 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Know your responsibilities in snow removal
You know we will receive snow at some point. When we do it is important for everyone to understand their role in keeping West Fargo a safe community for pedestrians and for drivers. Included are the various ordinances relating to snow removal requirements for sidewalks and roadways....
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Fargo roads filling in with snow, poor weather conditions could lead to road closures
FARGO - Due to high wind speeds and blowing snow, east-west roadways in Fargo are becoming increasingly snow packed, according to a news release issued by the city. "As a result, it is becoming difficult for the Fargo Street Department to maintain full lane widths on many east-bound...
March 11, 2011 - 12:19pm
UPDATED: Blizzard bearing down on region, difficult travel reported
UPDATED 1:26 p.m. FARGO - Blizzard conditions are expected to develop this afternoon in the Devils Lake and Jamestown areas and spread over much of the Red River Valley late this afternoon and tonight, the National Weather Service said. A blizzard warning is in effect from 3 p.m....
March 11, 2011 - 7:58am
March 9, 2011
F-M area under 3 inches of new snow; more expected Friday
FARGO - A layer of fresh snow covered the Red River Valley this morning, and more is on the way Friday, the National Weather Service said. Fargo-Moorhead and Grand Forks both received about 3 inches of snowfall through 7 a.m. today, said Dan Riddle, meteorologist at the weather service...
March 9, 2011 - 8:35am
December 15, 2010
'Significant' snowfall expected today and Thursday
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A storm system moving into the region is expected to bring "significant" snowfall today and Thursday, with 5 to 7 inches possible in the Devils Lake area and 3 to 5 inches possible in the Fargo-Moorhead area, the National Weather Service says. Three to 5 inches...
December 15, 2010 - 8:28am
December 1, 2010
Weather packs second wallop
High gusting winds pushing around minimal snowfall amounts, in turn making driving difficult, seemed to be the main culprit in the second winter...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 29, 2010
Another winter storm bearing down on region; F-M area could see 4 to 6 inches of snow
November 29, 2010 - 8:24am
November 24, 2010
Lull before the next storm
After digging out from a foot of snow dumped on Monday, area residents, local police and street crews are preparing for the next blast of winter...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 22, 2010
UPDATED: Fargo-Moorhead "bulls-eyed" by snowstorm, 8 inches possible
November 22, 2010 - 8:20am
November 17, 2010
First blast always a wake-up call
Minneapolis was jolted with their first big blast of blustery, winter weather this last weekend. Almost a foot of snow fell in some areas, thousands of people were without power, and over 400 accidents were recorded during the intensity of the storm. We were lucky to escape the...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
October 26, 2010
Winter blast on the way
Old Man Winter delayed his first appearance this year, but he may just make a grand entrance after all. Early October saw record-high temperatures, but on Monday the National Weather Service in Grand Forks not only declared the first winter storm watch of the season but also upgraded...
October 26, 2010 - 8:46am
February 7, 2010
Travel alert issued for most of region
Fargo is included in a travel alert that the North Dakota Department of Transportation issued this afternoon for portions of the southeastern part of the state. Also included in the alert are Casselton, Hillsboro, Wahpeton, Lisbon and surrounding areas. Portions of Minnesota from...
February 7, 2010 - 6:51pm
January 25, 2010
Second half of storm packs a wallop
FARGO - The second half of what the National Weather Service billed as a "one-two punch" winter storm system packed a wallop this morning, creating blizzard-like conditions that prompted Fargo-Moorhead area schools to close and snowplow drivers to pull off of highways until daylight...
January 25, 2010 - 8:19am