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UPDATE: 20 injured after oil refinery explosion near Duluth
Fire crews respond to fire at ND bar
Pregnant woman killed in I-29 crash near Fargo identified
'We need good leadership now': Former Valley City superintendent to lead embattled Richland 44
Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges
Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge
Barcode Bar & Grill aims to be interactive with good food, drinks
Western State Bank Donates To West Fargo Packer Backers
Western State Bank Donates To Sheyenne Mustang Booster Club
Pharma company moving North American headquarters from Florida to Fargo
Place a Business Announcement
Nest news: Invite list a tough decision for little ones
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
McFeely: Moorhead needs to think big to fill Herberger's hole
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
'OMG...It's a Robot' is going to worlds
Mother of murdered Breckenridge 3-year-old speaks out
The 'Lost 74': Fargo vet who survived shipwreck wants victims honored as Vietnam War casualties
Massachusetts natives bring Patriots' Day to Fargo-Moorhead with colonial garb, tea and a party
Feeling 'filled up': Longest-serving F-M Symphony member retires after 59 years
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Forum prep sports podcast talks Force and high school spring sports
Anxiety leads Sheyenne's Trottier to life without basketball
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
home & garden
red river valley fair
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Wild turkeys keep pushing limits of northward expansion
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
Shirley Ann Johnson
Harold M. Akason
April 24, 2018
Postcards about high bromate levels sent to Fargo water customers
FARGO — Customers of the city's water utility are getting postcards in the mail letting them know faulty equipment that allowed elevated...
April 24, 2018 - 8:43pm
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
March 4, 2018
Creek restoration to cut cost of treating Fargo-Moorhead's drinking water
MOORHEAD — Wolverton Creek has long received the runoff of nearby farm fields. A tributary to the Red River, the creek deposits 14,000...
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 8, 2018
What's behind the 'off' taste of tap water in Fargo, West Fargo?
FARGO — If you've noticed a recent change in tap water in Fargo and West Fargo, it's not your imagination. Troy Hall, Fargo's water utility...
February 8, 2018 - 8:51am
January 25, 2018
Fargo reports elevated bromate level in water in December; no risk to public
FARGO—The city of Fargo put out a notice that its drinking water failed to conform to EPA standards for bromate concentration over a nine-day...
January 25, 2018 - 12:47pm
January 9, 2018
Update: University Drive reopened after water main break
FARGO - University Drive S. was closed off at 7th Ave. N. Jan. 9 due to a water main break. The city will be responsible for the water clean-up...
January 9, 2018 - 6:52am
January 6, 2018
Part of Pelican Rapids, Minn., under boil water advisory
PELICAN RAPIDS, MINN.—Residents and businesses in the southern half of this city are under a boil water advisory until further notice due...
January 6, 2018 - 9:32pm
November 15, 2017
Study: Water use in N.D. Oil Patch increased almost 20-fold in seven years
FARGO—Water use for oil production in the Bakken oilfields increased almost 20-fold from 2008 to 2014, with water consumption climbing...
November 15, 2017 - 8:30pm
November 6, 2017
ND officials: Optimism builds over $1 billion water pipeline to serve Red River Valley, central ND
FARGO—The push to deliver water from the Missouri River to the Red River Valley is gaining momentum and officials are optimistic that construction...
November 6, 2017 - 9:57am
September 2, 2017
Drainage water management tour set for Sept. 6
MOORHEAD — A drainage water management tour is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 6, with the bus leaving the Courtyard by Marriott at 11 a.m. The tour will stop at the Manston Slough Water Resource Management Project in Manston Township, Minn., Nordick Farm in Wilkin County, Minn.,...
September 2, 2017 - 12:36pm
August 25, 2017
Unions condemn pipeline protests: Protesters’ action stops Line 3 work again Friday
DULUTH — Local unions condemned protesters Friday after people identifying themselves as water protectors temporarily shut down construction on a segment of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement in Wisconsin for a second time this week. The latest work shutdown came near...
August 25, 2017 - 7:45pm
August 4, 2017
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Many, if not most, farmers say they like what they have seen so far in how President Donald Trump deals with agriculture....
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
July 20, 2017
West Fargo water to be shut off on section of Fifth Street West near 29th Avenue West
WEST FARGO – City crews will shut off water from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, July 21, on a section of Fifth Street West near 29th Avenue West. Those crews will be working on underground utilities in the area and will try to do so in the shortest possible time. In preparation for the...
July 20, 2017 - 6:46pm
July 13, 2017
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin reduces well regulations
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. — Owners of wells that pump more than 100,000 gallons of water a day are no longer subject to Wisconsin Department...
July 13, 2017 - 10:11am
June 28, 2017
Popular central Minnesota lakes near 'tipping points' for water quality
SPICER — The waters of Games Lake and Lake Andrew are still clear enough for swimmers to see their toes when they wade into them, or for...
June 28, 2017 - 3:11pm