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FARGO—It looks like sunny skies and warmer temperatures will have to wait. This weekend's forecast is calling for much of the same weather we've seen over the past week here in the Red River Valley. Snow was expected to hit the Fargo-Moorhead area beginning at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, and last until about 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, according to the National Weather Service. Increasing temperatures throughout Saturday may yield a rain and snow mix for much of the day. Expect cloudy skies on Saturday, with a high near 36 and a low of 28.
PHILADELPHIA—It appears as though the "Wentz Wagon" has gained a former Vikings and Eagles Hall of Fame quarterback as its latest member. Appearing on a Philadelphia radio station Thursday morning, Nov. 2, Randall Cunningham was asked by co-host Jon Ritchie, a former Philadelphia Eagle himself, what he's seen from Wentz so far that has impressed him most. "He's a beast," Cunningham replied immediately without hesitation. "I'm praying that he outdoes everything we've all done in Philadelphia."
BISMARCK—North Dakota is being recognized as one of the top states in the country when it comes to discretionary income, a new study finds. The study, released by Trove Technologies, published its results and has North Dakota ranked No. 6 for discretionary income among all states. Bismarck was also ranked as the No. 11 city in the country as part of the same study.
In an Aug. 29, 2014 feature story in The Forum, reporter Robin Huebner profiled Brian and Becky Johnson, former owners of Johnson's Barn in Arthur, N.D. The barn, now known as "Arthur's Barn," is now a total loss after a fire engulfed it Thursday afternoon, Oct. 26. Under Johnson's ownership, the barn would frequently host dances, country bands, rock musicians and wedding receptions. It did so for more than 60 years, until Brian Johnson, 62, decided it would be best to put the historic barn up for sale after being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
After Carson Wentz shined with a MVP-esque performance in the national spotlight Monday night, we posed a very hypothetical, yet realistic question to our readers: If the Vikings play the Eagles in the playoffs this year, which team would you cheer for? On Facebook, Ann Barrett Jones may have summarized it best when she commented, "I wish Carson could play for the Vikings.
EDGELEY, N.D. - A controversial message plowed into a field by a North Dakota farmer has not only garnered the attention of national media outlets, but now the president and his son. Both President Donald Trump and his son, Donald Trump Jr., shared a Fox News story to their social media pages praising North Dakota farmer Gene Hanson, of Edgeley, N.D., for plowing "We stand for the national anthem" into a plot of land. President Trump on his official Facebook page shared out the Fox News link Tuesday, Oct.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- When Jamestown Jimmies junior outfielder Tanner Roundy took the field Monday, Oct. 2, he did so with a heavy heart. It would be only hours earlier that Roundy, a Henderson, Nev. native, would learn that one of his best friends from home was one of the 59 confirmed victims of Sunday evening's Las Vegas shooting. On Twitter, Roundy said: "Rest easy Q-Dragon, you were one of my closest friends and a brother, you'll always be a part of what I do ...
FARGO - Here is a breakdown of how much money North Dakota political candidates received from gun rights lobbyist groups for the 2014 and 2016 election cycles as well as the total amounts donated by those same lobbyists groups during the previous two election cycles. The numbers are based on data released by the Federal Election Commission on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017:
On Thursday, Sept. 28, the family of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind announced that they have retained the services of high-profile California attorney Gloria Allred . Allred will be the Greywind family's legal counsel and will be handling requests from the media.