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Red River Valley
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
February 12, 2014
The changing science of weather: How forecasting has advanced, and how it hasn’t
GRAND FORKS — Click. There’s an elevation map of the Red River Valley, and, believe it or not, the flat valley actually has elevation. Click....
February 12, 2014 - 10:42pm
February 7, 2014
Other Views: Pursue water line to Red River Valley
Somewhere, where the water runs clean and cold and there is no drought, former North Dakota Gov. Bill Guy is smiling. A serious discussion of a water delivery system he championed in the last years of his life is underway. The aim of a diverse assembly of state and local officials...
February 7, 2014 - 5:32pm
February 4, 2014
Legislators look at water pipeline en route to Red River
FARGO — A key issue to decide whether the state joins local governments in a partnership to pipe Missouri River water to the Red River Valley: splitting the cost, estimated to range from $800 million to $1.1 billion. Backers of the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project...
February 4, 2014 - 10:38pm
January 29, 2014
$781 million plan to pipe Missouri River water to Red River Valley gaining momentum, officials say
FARGO — The longstanding goal of diverting Missouri River water to supplement water supplies in the Red River Valley is gaining momentum as a state and local initiative. Backers of the Red River Water Supply Project will brief legislators in Fargo next week on route possibilities...
January 29, 2014 - 9:28pm
October 30, 2013
Gov. Dalrymple meets with Fargo, Grand Forks leaders to discuss RRV water supply strategy
BISMARCK — With hope for federal support all but dried up, supporters of the Red River Valley Water Supply Project met with Gov. Jack Dalrymple here Wednesday to talk about ways to advance the project through state and local efforts. Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker and Grand Forks...
October 30, 2013 - 5:57pm
September 6, 2013
Federal help unlikely for Red River Valley Water Supply
BISMARCK -- State Sen. Tony Grindberg said Thursday that federal approval to move forward with the Red River Water Supply Project will not likely happen, putting pressure on state and local governments to cover the full expenses. The Fargo Republican, chairman of the Legislature's...
September 6, 2013 - 12:00am
June 27, 2013
Fargo golf courses hope not to repeat history
FARGO -- It's the same story for the Fargo golf courses within a chip shot of the Red River. The hope is there won't be many pages to this story. The heavy rains Tuesday night threatened Rose Creek, Edgewood, Fargo Country Club and Oxbow Country Club with the possibility of a 30-foot...
June 27, 2013 - 12:35am
February 21, 2012
Storm hits much of ND and nation, avoids Dickinson
Western North Dakota missed out on snowfall Monday evening that caused traffic problems across the eastern portion of the state and beyond. Snowfall...
February 21, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
Fall dryness may reduce spring flood risk
GRAND FORKS -- It has been an abnormally dry fall in the Red River Valley, but not one for the record books, according to the National Weather...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
October 21, 2011
Valley in store for colder winter
GRAND FORKS -- Red River Valley residents are in for a colder and possibly snowier than normal winter, according to a forecast released Thursday by the national Climate Prediction Center. With a second year of La Nina conditions in the Pacific Ocean, the agency's winter outlook...
October 21, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2011
With harvest under way, road construction an ongoing battle
FARGO -- Whether it's from seasonal flooding, the effects of freeze-and-thaw or normal wear and tear, roads and bridges in the Red River Valley certainly don't have it easy. Area transportation officials report similar challenges of limited funding and other resources to maintain...
October 9, 2011 - 12:00am