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April 16, 2019
This is a rendering of the inlet structure near Horace, N.D., looking downstream from the dam on the Red River that would be part of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project. Special to The Forumplay button
Army Corps chief tours flooded areas, touts Fargo-Moorhead diversion as high federal priority
April 16, 2019 - 7:34pm
April 11, 2019
Drew Wrigley, then North Dakota's lieutenant governor, meets with The Forum editorial board in 2016 in Fargo. Forum file photo
Wrigley to again serve as US attorney for North Dakota
April 11, 2019 - 5:07pm
This is a rendering of the inlet structure near Horace, N.D., looking downstream from a dam on the Red River that would be part of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project. Special to The Forum
Meeting to discuss watershed permit for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion postponed
April 11, 2019 - 1:25pm
April 8, 2019
This is a rendering of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion's dam inlet structure near Horace, N.D., looking downstream. The inlet controls the flow of water from the dam into the diversion channel to reduce impact on downstream communities. Special to Forum News Service
Ruling allows construction to start on Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project
April 8, 2019 - 6:14pm
April 3, 2019
Three-week-old pigs huddle together. Representatives of North Dakota counties and townships oppose amendments to a bill that critics say would effectively strip local control of factory feedlots. Forum News Service file photo
Critics say North Dakota bill would strip local control of factory feedlots
April 3, 2019 - 7:19pm
April 2, 2019
Officials broke ground on the inlet for the $2.75 billion Fargo-Moorhead diversion project in 2017. Construction was halted that year in a lawsuit challenging the project, but lawyers for the diversion have asked a judge to allow construction to resume this spring in North Dakota to avoid further costly delays. Forum file photo
Minnesota watershed board proposes another set of permit conditions for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion
April 2, 2019 - 6:59pm
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North Dakota senator to constituent: 'Don’t demand it because you’re mad you’re not a man'
April 2, 2019 - 5:05pm
April 1, 2019
Clay County officials say Michael Wagner’s deck, seen Thursday, March 28, is on his neighbor’s land in Baker, Minn., southeast of Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
In heated property-line feud, Clay County homeowner avoids jail time — for now
April 1, 2019 - 11:08am
Legislation introduced by freshman Rep. Ruth Buffalo, D-Fargo, that seeks to address the problems of human trafficking and missing and murdered indigenous people has been sent to the desk of Gov. Doug Burgum. Photo courtesy of Kari Breker, via Ruth Buffalo
Bills to curb violence against indigenous people, human trafficking sent to North Dakota governor
April 1, 2019 - 6:34am
March 30, 2019
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., listens during a news conference Nov. 30 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Omar graduated in 2011 from North Dakota State University, where those who knew her said she lived a relatively quiet existence. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Quiet while at NDSU, U.S. Rep. Omar now makes national headlines
March 30, 2019 - 1:04pm
March 27, 2019
Naloxone, an antidote to opioid overdoses, is shown here with two needles and alcohol swabs. Forum file photo
'Huge profits resulted from these efforts': Cass County, Grand Forks sue opioid manufacturers, marketers
March 27, 2019 - 6:08pm
March 23, 2019
As part of flood protection efforts, a contractor plans to move three homes in the Copperfield Court neighborhood along a drainage ditch that runs through south Fargo. The homes have already been lifted off their foundations. One other home in the neighborhood has been demolished, while one remains standing. Barry Amundson / The Forum
Holdout homeowners: Buyouts for flood protection since '09 have sometimes hit hurdles
March 23, 2019 - 1:30pm
Dick and Margie Bailly spent more than 30 years living in a much loved home on South River Drive in Fargo. They moved to a new home in the nearby Rose Creek neighborhood after accepting a flood protection buyout from the city of Fargo in 2013. Ann Arbor Miller / The Forum
Making way for flood protection: Since '09, over $250 million spent to buy out almost 900 homes
March 23, 2019 - 11:57am
March 22, 2019
Richard Grant holds a jacket with an image of the destroyer USS Frank E. Evans on April 19, 2018, in his north Fargo home. He was serving on the ship when it sank in a 1969 naval accident near Vietnam. He wants the 74 crew members who died in the accident added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. Forum file photo
Honoring the 'Lost 74': Bill seeks to add sailors killed in shipwreck to Vietnam Veterans Memorial
March 22, 2019 - 5:11pm
Diversion Authority board members and others, including Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, gathered Tuesday, March 19, to sign a new project partnership agreement for the $2.75 billion Fargo-Moorhead diversion project. Patrick Springer / Forum News Service
Push to resume flood diversion construction is a multimillion-dollar gamble with taxpayer funds
March 22, 2019 - 1:15pm