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Gift drive all about homeless children
Packatahnas’ season starts Saturday
Honor roll (Dec. 4)
School menu (Dec. 4)
Legislative Report District 22: Legislation has huge impact on townships around state
Award of excellence for Cargill work
Area seniors focus of giving tree program
Slumberland donates beds, bedding
Cass County Electric hires two, four accept new positions
New auto dealership cleared for Eagle Run
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Daytime burglaries hit West Fargo homes
Omdahl: Food Stamp critics deserve responses
Huber: When winter hits, how quickly we forget
Candy collection for troops huge success
Omdahl: Checking out the quirks of seniors
The Packer Weekly: West Fargo helps ease pain in Philippines
Benefit for Don Metzger set for Dec. 12
Holy Cross presents Holiday Craft Fair
Monsanto volunteers help combat hunger
Nursery News (Dec. 4)
Boys hockey team earns season's first win
Bowling (Dec. 4)
Packer girls trounce Firebirds, Midgets
Wrestling wins big in first match
With plenty of size, chemistry, Packer girls look to build on past success
Flight lines: Change the land, change the inhabitants
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Eating Well: Bring on the desserts this holiday season
Eastward Autumn road trip rich with fall colors
home & garden
March 23, 2011
Wet, windy and ugly: Winter storm pushes into area
BISMARCK - A strong storm pushed into North Dakota on Tuesday, bringing freezing rain and wind and promising up to a foot and a half of snow in some areas by late today. National Weather Service advisories ranged from an ice warning in the west and south to a watch for overland flooding...
March 23, 2011 - 8:15am
March 21, 2011
Storm looms in area forecast
March 21, 2011 - 8:27am
Major winter storm possible for Red River region Tuesday and Wednesday
The National Weather Service says a storm system moving out of the Rockies and into the Plains this week could have major impacts for the Red River region, beginning Tuesday.
March 21, 2011 - 8:26am
March 12, 2011
Blizzard Estra strands 800 in North Dakota Friday; numerous accidents in PR today
Blizzard Estra stranded 800 motorists in North Dakota Friday. Her tail winds caused numerous accidents in the Park Rapids area Saturday morning. In Hubbard County deputies responded to four accidents, including two rollovers, on Highway 71 south of Park Rapids, in a one-hour period....
March 12, 2011 - 10:49am
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
February 2, 2011
Eastbound I-94 from Casselton to Mapleton reduced to single lane
The eastbound roadway of I-94 from Casselton to Mapleton is reduced to a single lane to allow for allow for snow removal. Motorists are advised that traffic control is in place and to watch for snow plows and other snow removal equipment as they will be working in the area throughout...
February 2, 2011 - 8:39am
February 1, 2011
UPDATED: Both lanes of westbound I-94 near Fargo now open to traffic; eastbound I-94 near Fargo still reduced to one lane
Both lanes of the westbound roadway of I-94, from Lynchberg to Wheatland, is now open to traffic. The eastbound roadway of I-94 from Casselton to Mapleton is still reduced to a single lane due to heavy snow drifts. Motorists are advised not to pass vehicles in this area as snow...
February 1, 2011 - 9:36am
January 20, 2011
Arctic front ushers in bitter cold, blowing snow
FARGO - A powerful arctic front will usher in bitterly cold wind chills and blowing snow in the Red River Valley today, the National Weather Service said. Wind chills of 25 to 40 below zero are expected, with air temperatures falling into the teens below zero.
January 20, 2011 - 9:55am
January 5, 2011
Weathering the storm requires a little patience, common sense
I know everybody is probably sick of hearing about the weather topic, but nonetheless, it appears to be the focus of most conversations whether we like it or not. Not only that, it is affecting our daily being each and every time we head out the door and get in our vehicles. The...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 31, 2010
Major roadways closing in western Minnesota, interstates remain closed in ND as officials urge no travel
Major highways throughout west central Minnesota are being closed as weather conditions deteriorate and create hazardous road conditions. Road closing at 4 p.m. include: - Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria - U.S. Highway 10 from Moorhead and Detroit Lakes - Highway 210...
December 31, 2010 - 2:56pm
MAT bus service shuts down; West Acres closed
FARGO - Metro Area Transit's bus and paratransit services have been canceled today because of poor road conditions and a second blizzard expected to hit the area this afternoon. The services also won't be available Saturday in observance of the New Year's Day holiday. West Acres...
December 31, 2010 - 9:21am
Another weather assault expected this afternoon
December 31, 2010 - 9:17am
December 30, 2010
Weather will go from bad to worse
The bad news: winds of 31-41 mph are gusting across the Red River Valley today - causing zero visibility and very hazardous driving conditions. The worse news: storm trackers say the heaviest snow is still on its way. WDAY Meteorologist Rob Kupac said the heavy snow was just entering...
December 30, 2010 - 4:20pm