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Health Dept. spokeswoman resigns over 'rather inappropriate' tweets posted during presidential debate
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U.S. strike on Islamic State in Afghanistan kills 21
MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
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Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
April 15, 2014
Corps predicts small upstream impact from flood diversion
FARGO — A little more than 2,000 additional acres of land under water as a result of the Red River flood diversion to protect Fargo-Moorhead. That’s the total area in Richland County and Wilkin County, Minn., that would be submerged in the event of a 100-year flood because of...
April 15, 2014 - 9:50pm
April 11, 2014
High waters in Walsh County: Drivers tempt fate on flooded roads as sandbagging begins
MINTO — There was more than 3 feet of water flowing over a section of U.S. Highway 81 on Thursday morning, but the driver of the car was intent...
April 11, 2014 - 12:04am
April 8, 2014
Minor flooding causes small troubles throughout area
Last week’s heavy snow led to moderate flooding throughout southwest North Dakota as temperatures heated up. But there were few incidents Monday...
April 8, 2014 - 5:51pm
March 17, 2014
No watering down rules: Oil companies could be fined for flooded wells
TRENTON — Oil companies that failed to prepare for flooding near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers could face enforcement...
March 17, 2014 - 11:08pm
Video: Ice jam on Little Missouri River north of Killdeer causes flows to go over banks
The Little Missouri River north of Killdeer is experiencing ice jams and is beginning to flow over its banks. Check back later for more on...
March 17, 2014 - 12:58pm
March 15, 2014
Water and oil mix: Oil around flooded well believed to be contained
TRENTON — Containment booms are surrounding a flooded oil well near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers to prevent oil that...
March 15, 2014 - 3:27pm
March 14, 2014
Flooded well spills oil into river
TRENTON – Oil from one well has spilled into floodwaters near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, where the rising waters...
March 14, 2014 - 6:26pm
March 13, 2014
Sales tax extension considered as part of flood control financing
FARGO — With a goal of starting construction on the proposed 36-mile flood channel next spring, Fargo-Moorhead Diversion leaders are considering a complex financing mechanism that may require voters’ approval to extend half-cent sales taxes in Fargo and Cass County. One of...
March 13, 2014 - 8:27pm
Ice jams may cause Little Missouri flooding
As flowing subsides, car-sized ice chunks to stay behind Ice jams along the Little Missouri River could cause some flooding problems for...
March 13, 2014 - 6:33pm
Flooding affects oil wells near confluence of Yellowstone, Missouri rivers
WILLISTON – State officials are monitoring oil wells that are being affected by flooding near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, the North Dakota Department of Health said. The flooding is a result of ice jams downstream from the well sites. Water levels...
March 13, 2014 - 6:08pm
March 6, 2014
Lots of snow, but that’s normal for ND: Snow samples measure moisture, help assess flood risk
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — Bill Odell carried an auger early Thursday morning out onto the Red River near East Grand Forks, though his intentions...
March 6, 2014 - 11:48pm
February 20, 2014
Little risk for significant flood in Red River Valley
GRAND FORKS — It’s unlikely the Red River Valley will experience a significant flood this season, according to this month’s National Weather Service flood outlook. Like January’s flood outlook, February’s shows a low risk for “substantial flooding,” with moderate flood...
February 20, 2014 - 11:54pm
January 24, 2014
Risk of major Red River flooding low in initial outlook
GRAND FORKS -- The risk of major flooding is low this spring in the Red River Valley, according to the initial spring flood outlook released Friday by the National Weather Service. “But, there’s a lot of winter yet to unfold,” the report said. It’s also unlikely the...
January 24, 2014 - 4:25pm
December 11, 2013
Last FEMA trailers in Minot on their way out
The Associated Press MINOT — The last handful of Federal Emergency Management Agency mobile homes brought to Minot following historic Souris River flooding two years ago are on their way out of the city. FEMA made more than 2,000 of the homes available to residents displaced...
December 11, 2013 - 6:26pm
September 30, 2013
Despite new Devils Lake outlets, support remains for Tolna Coulee releases
TOLNA -- Devils Lake Basin officials are renewing a campaign to allow water from Stump Lake to flow naturally to the Tolna Coulee, even though...
September 30, 2013 - 12:00am