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Easy winter means more money for county work
USDA expects more soybeans, small-market crops to be planted this spring
Former Willmar mayor Richard Hoglund dies
Tot dies weeks after falling through ice
State job vacancies soar to highest level since 2001
Tom Powers: Vikings’ draft options remain wide open
Area golf courses in full swing
NHL: Wild determined to not slow down
MLB: For Twins’ Milone, it’s a start
College softball: Ridgewater splits twin bill
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold
Irene M. Hertling
Richard "Dick" Hoglund
Larry G. Woltjer
Post — Veldkamp
Gatewood — Moenkedick
Kohlman — Zahnow
Henry — Koch
Hoese — Klema
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Letter: Willmar school issues
Letter: Veterans, you are needed
Commentary: Harry Reid vs. the Smooth Deal
Commentary: Disability services in critical need of funding
January 21, 2013
Long Prairie man plead not guilty to ND manslaughter charge
FARGO, N.D. — A Minnesota truck driver has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter in a crash in the North Dakota city of Fargo that killed a motorcyclist. Authorities say 56-year-old James Toner of Long Prairie, Minn., drifted wide to the left with his rig so he could make a right-hand...
news / nation
January 21, 2013 - 7:17am
August 19, 2012
West Fargo diner abuzz after actor Tom Hanks and family drops in for breakfast
WEST FARGO - The breakfast and lunch rush is done for the week at TNT's Diner in West Fargo, but owners Tim and Tammy Hagensen are still buzzing...
August 19, 2012 - 7:40am
August 15, 2012
Theft of dog from Fargo (N.D.) store appears to be planned operation (video)
FARGO - It's not your typical shoplifting case, but it still has the full attention of the Fargo Police Department. Authorities are looking for help in tracking down two people they believe stole a puppy Aug. 2 from a pet store in West Acres Mall. The theft occurred Pets R' Inn inside...
news / nation
August 15, 2012 - 1:12pm
April 14, 2012
Hole-in-one hit twice within minutes during Fargo school tryouts
FARGO - Steve Kennedy has just about seen, done and heard it all in coaching the game of golf. He's coached boys golf for 22 years and is in his second year of coaching the Fargo Davies team. Because of his experience, there is not much that Kennedy can't explain or understand on...
sports / prep
April 14, 2012 - 9:30am
March 28, 2012
Man found dead after jumping in Red River while fleeing Fargo police
FARGO - The body of a man who police say jumped into the Red River while fleeing an officer this morning was recovered just before 7 a.m. from...
news / nation
March 28, 2012 - 10:00am
November 16, 2011
Fargo, N.D., police seek rightful owners of 15 garden gnomes
news / nation
November 16, 2011 - 10:01am
April 11, 2011
N.D.governor says flood-fighting focus will be on rural areas west and north of Fargo
FARGO - A prolonged flood fight will be in store for the communities and rural homesteads north and west of Fargo as the Red River slowly retreats. Officials at a flood briefing this morning expect floodwaters from the Sheyenne, Maple and Rush rivers to disrupt life in rural Cass...
April 11, 2011 - 9:49am
31 miles of I-29 north of Fargo closed due to flooding
news / state
April 11, 2011 - 12:00am
April 10, 2011
Weather service: Red River at Fargo reached preliminary crest of 38.75 feet at 6:15 p.m. Saturday
FARGO - The Red River at Fargo-Moorhead reached a preliminary crest of 38.75 feet at 6:15 p.m. Saturday, the National Weather Service stated...
April 10, 2011 - 11:50am
April 9, 2011
Fargo and Moorhead button up, now communities watch, wait
FARGO - Fargo and Moorhead are buttoned up.
April 9, 2011 - 11:47am
Red River crest in Fargo/Moorhead predicted for today
FARGO - The Red River is expected to crest here this evening at 39 feet, the National Weather Service said today.
April 9, 2011 - 11:36am
Vigilance is key in today's flood fight in Fargo-Moorhead; Red River's rise beginning to slow
FARGO - Area residents are waiting and watching today - waiting to see the effects of an expected inch or so of rain on the rivers, and keeping...
April 9, 2011 - 11:29am
April 8, 2011
Southwest Minn. native Bertschi works dirty job of keeping Red River at bay in Fargo
FARGO - Red River gumbo clay is some of the best dirt imaginable to use as material for emergency flood levees.
April 8, 2011 - 10:11am
Fargo to deploy more sandbags as precautionary measure ahead of potential weekend rain
FARGO - As the Red River slows its ascent, Fargo leaders said they won't be taking chances on impacts a potential weekend storm could have on flooding.
April 8, 2011 - 9:50am
Creeping closer: Red River in Fargo-Moorhead eclipses 2010 crest; projected to hit 39 to 40 feet Sunday
MOORHEAD - Fargo's flood fight largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials hope final sandbags will be placed today as the Red River...
April 8, 2011 - 9:46am