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Moo done it? Udderly disgusting vandalism found on 'world's largest' ND cow sculpture
Local schools have their first day of classes on Wednesday
Italy rescuers toil through night seeking quake survivors as death toll hits 159
Solar eclipse set for next August
Thompson voters reject school project second time in year
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
Dickinson State women’s golf picked 5th in NSAA, men tabbed 6th
Midgets volleyball back with experienced group
Missouri Valley Conference official mum on possible UND membership
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
Arizona State hockey officially applies to NCHC
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
Terry "Dick" Bullinger
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
May 27, 2016
VIDEO: Tornado warning lifted; three to four funnel clouds spotted east of Moorhead
FARGO - Emergency sirens sounded off just before 2 p.m. in Fargo-Moorhead after funnel clouds were spotted east of Moorhead. Pete Speicher, a...
May 27, 2016 - 4:56pm
May 23, 2016
Sudden winds leave residents picking up tree limbs, debris
GRAND FORKS -- When Mark Rustad heard Monday morning that the roof of an apartment building he helps oversee may have blown off during an overnight...
May 23, 2016 - 8:19pm
April 28, 2016
Experts: Above-average temperatures this summer possible; La Nina may bring colder-than-normal weather
GRAND FORKS -- As spring planting continues throughout the Red River Valley, experts are expecting good weather through at least the end of July. But after that, the weather could get more unpredictable. Leon Osborne of the Regional Weather Information Center at the University of...
April 28, 2016 - 7:47pm
April 25, 2016
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
April 24, 2016
Katherine Plessner took these pictures of a moose Saturday afternoon near Verona, North Dakota. That's the story. That and the facts that Plessner...
April 24, 2016 - 1:47pm
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 7, 2016
Heart River Golf Course to open Wednesday
The Heart River Golf Course will open for the year at noon Wednesday, Dickinson Parks and Recreation announced Monday afternoon.To make a tee time, call the Pro Shop at 701-456-2050.
March 7, 2016 - 3:36pm
February 26, 2016
Dickinson ties Feb. 26 high-temp record; Bismarck sets new one
BISMARCK -- Friday tied for the record high temperature of 58 degrees for Feb. 26 in Dickinson, according to the National Weather Service. Todd Hamilton, a meteorologist for the service, said that temperature was previously reached in 1983. He said Bismarck set a new record high for...
February 26, 2016 - 6:39pm
January 29, 2016
Spring flood risk is low, weather service predicts, Red River has 50 percent chance of exceeding minor flood stage
GRAND FORKS -- The Red River and Devils Lake Basin should not see any significant spring flooding this year as the El Nino weather pattern stretches through the late winter months. "The threat for significant, impactful, snowmelt flooding is low," the National Weather Service and...
January 29, 2016 - 3:45pm
January 23, 2016
A long trip home: Trinity High School students returning from Washington, D.C., trip caught in traffic for over 19 hours
Though Winter Storm Jonas may have touched down far from Dickinson, a group of local students are feeling its impact today. The drive from Washington,...
January 23, 2016 - 9:55pm
January 21, 2016
Travel alert issued for I-94 from Montana border to Hebron
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert along Interstate 94 in southwest North Dakota from the Montana border to Hebron because of icy roads causing difficult travel. Areas included in the travel alert are the cities...
January 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
January 14, 2016
Deep cold, dangerous wind chills rolling in for weekend
FARGO--The brief respite from icebox-like temperatures is over in the region, at least for the next few days. A cold snap that promises deep-freeze temperatures and dangerous wind chills starts today and will continue at least through Monday, WDAY Meteorologist John Wheeler said Thursday....
January 14, 2016 - 8:51pm
No travel advisory pulled in Northwest Region
The North Dakota Highway Patrol has pulled the no travel advisory for oversized loads that it issued earlier Thursday in the Northwest Region. However, Sgt. Darcy Aberle of the NDHP warns that weather conditions will be changing over the evening and into the early morning period...
January 14, 2016 - 3:46pm
January 8, 2016
Dry conditions expected through spring: Flood outlook shows little chance along Missouri River
BISMARCK -- Conditions and forecasts are indicating little chance for flooding along the Missouri River in North Dakota, according to information...
January 8, 2016 - 5:20pm
Southwest region to get cool tonight; northwest to get colder
BISMARCK -- Dickinson and the surrounding region is expected to see below-zero temperatures tonight, but it’s expected to get colder elsewhere, according to the National Weather Service. The NWS has issued wind chill advisories for as low as 35 degrees below for parts of the state...
January 8, 2016 - 4:06pm