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Exposed streetcar tracks on 12th Avenue North in Fargo are seen in 2009. The rail line operated from 1904 to 1937, and some of the tracks remain underground. Forum file photo

Digging up Fargo-Moorhead's history and rumors

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FARGO – There’s a circus elephant buried under Horace Mann Roosevelt Elementary.

OK, not really. But workers once dug up a train car buried downtown.


Well, actually, they just found some train tracks.

The Fargo-Moorhead area is rife with history, and rumors abound about what’s sealed beneath the surface after years of development.

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