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Drone flights showcase next generation of aircraft, uses at Grand Forks summit
Jamestown police officer surprised sex offender allegedly attacked woman
NDUS chancellor: Open records laws should be limited in university presidential searches
Early enrollment largely steady at F-M campuses
Amnesty International to observe pipeline protest, some going to court
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
Titans volleyball players look to prosper in new positions
Building a successful program not easy in college-rich Charleston, S.C.
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Scoreboard of Aug. 25, 2016
Solo hit with six-month ban over ‘cowards’ comments
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
good bad and ugly
Donald "Donnie" Melling, Sr.
George F. Anton
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Red River Valley
Rainfall breaking records in some parts of region as winds also kick up
GRAND FORKS -- It was a dreary and wet weekend and Monday across the Upper Midwest, with some places in the region receiving well more than an inch of rain setting records and winds also causing problems. Through noon Monday, the National Weather Service in Grand Forks reported 0.43...
April 25, 2016 - 9:15pm
March 31, 2016
March on track to post 2nd-warmest average high temperature in Red River Valley
FARGO -- Thanks to a lack of snow cover and this year's El Nino weather pattern, this March in Fargo-Moorhead appears on track to post the second-hottest average high temperature on record. The average high temperature for March was 48.2 degrees, Brad Hopkins, a meteorologist with...
March 31, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 28, 2016
Red River Water Supply Project funding faces new hurdle
FARGO, N.D. --The quest to bring Missouri River water to the Red River Valley has faced many obstacles over the decades, including environmental opposition and the federal budget crunch. Now a new hurdle looms for the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project: low oil prices....
March 28, 2016 - 9:16am
March 10, 2016
U.S. Senate passes bill fighting heroin, opioid abuse and addiction
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate passed a bill Thursday aimed at heroin and opiate addiction that stands to make an impact in the Red River Valley and around the country. Senators voted 94-1 in favor of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, a bill that battles drug addiction...
News/Nation and World
March 10, 2016 - 8:09pm
February 7, 2016
Neighbors worry big Red River Valley swine farm will cause a big stink
BUFFALO, N.D. -- Roy and Sheila Thompson bought a farmstead out in the country for the fresh air and solitude away from the bustle of the city....
February 7, 2016 - 6:00am
January 27, 2016
N.D. crop land values drop 9 percent, Appraisers see decline from 2013
FARGO -- North Dakota cropland values declined about 9 percent in 2015, and pasture land and rental rates came down, but not as much. Those are two conclusions of a survey of actual sales and rental arrangements reported by the North Dakota chapter of the American Society of Farm...
January 27, 2016 - 5:37pm
December 22, 2015
Other Views: Red River Valley nuclear power plant idea deserves study
GRAND FORKS — Now that Duane Sand is not running for office, maybe North Dakotans will start listening to him. Let’s hope so. Because Sand’s back, and he’s re-introducing a fascinating idea that’s truly “in his wheelhouse,” to use the maritime term that fits well with...
December 22, 2015 - 2:24pm
October 1, 2015
EPA water rule poses new potential obstacle for Red River water project
FARGO -- The Red River Valley faces a new potential obstacle in its long-thwarted goal of getting water from the Missouri River to augment supplies during times of prolonged drought. The Environmental Protection Agency's Waters of the United States rule took effect in most of...
October 1, 2015 - 11:49pm
September 22, 2015
Red River Valley firms aid Oil Patch with tech, equipment
FARGO -- North Dakota's Oil Patch is about drilling for oil and safely moving it around, but it's also increasingly about collecting information and putting that information to work. That was the message at Monday's Bits and Bytes seminar at the Fargo Theatre, where representatives...
September 22, 2015 - 12:35am
September 21, 2015
Red River Valley firms aid Oil Patch with tech, equipment
FARGO — North Dakota’s Oil Patch is about drilling for oil and safely moving it around, but it’s also increasingly about collecting information and putting that information to work. That was the message at Monday’s Bits and Bytes seminar at the Fargo Theatre, where representatives...
September 21, 2015 - 10:36pm
August 14, 2015
El Nino boasted as strongest since 1997 happened in winter after Red River flood
GRAND FORKS — The national media has been trumpeting news this week that meteorologists are predicting this winter could bring the strongest El Nino weather pattern since 1997, when California experienced heavy rainfall and major flooding. While the mention of that year might spark...
August 14, 2015 - 5:57pm
June 16, 2015
North Dakota ag sees role reversal: Western farm and ranch operations outperform the east
FARGO — Farms in greater North Dakota financially out-performed the Red River Valley in 2014, according to an analysis of North Dakota Farm Business Management Program records by North Dakota State University. That’s only happened three times in the 20 years before 2013. Andy...
June 16, 2015 - 2:20pm
March 24, 2015
Water supply for Fargo may have to wait
FARGO – Money to start construction sooner than later on a project designed to keep the taps running here in times of severe drought could be evaporating because of the plunge in oil prices. At the same time, a new plan to deliver water to a proposed fertilizer plant near Jamestown...
March 24, 2015 - 10:15pm
January 26, 2015
Dirty snow in oil country: Researchers find that it’s not soot but disturbed dirt that darkens snow and likely affects climate
FARGO – The snow is dirtier in the Great Plains, especially in North Dakota’s Oil Patch, than in many other places in North America, a recently released snow survey has found. That could have implications for the regional climate, according to Sarah Doherty, a University of...
January 26, 2015 - 10:13am
July 24, 2014
Two tornadoes confirmed in Red River Valley
FARGO — The National Weather Service confirmed that two tornadoes touched down in the northern Red River Valley during Monday night’s storm. One was an EF-2 tornado in Polk County near Crookston, Minn., while the other was an EF-1 tornado in Grand Forks County. An EF-1 tornado,...
July 24, 2014 - 12:29am