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.RELATED CONTENT
GLYNDON – Clay County prosecutors have filed a criminal charge against the owner of the Buffalo River Race Park, accusing him of violating the terms of the park’s conditional-use permit last Friday.
FARGO – Results from the state medical examiner’s office indicate a homeless man found dead here on Jan. 9 died of hypothermia, said Fargo police Lt. Joel Vettel.
ST. PAUL - Minnesotans who want marijuana to ease pain and deal with other medical conditions already can get it, Gov. Mark Dayton said Thursday.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Community leaders planted seeds Thursday for a metro-wide challenge to have 1 million square feet of gardens by the end of the year.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – A cattle rancher and former state senator who made an unsuccessful bid for governor in 2012 announced Thursday that he will be running for state agriculture commissioner.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The volunteers who regularly dole out meals for the Salvation Army sat down together Thursday evening, and for a change they were the ones being served.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesota students would be guaranteed school lunches if senators agree with a House vote.
January ND oil production 'somewhat disappointing'; winter weather delays progress toward 1 million barrels per day
WILLISTON, N.D. – Windy January weather contributed to a less than 1 percent increase in North Dakota oil production, likely delaying the much-anticipated 1 million barrel a day milestone until spring.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Kurt Rutzen trusted his personal care attendant, who helped him with such varied tasks as bathing and filling out complex government forms.
FARGO – Those without health coverage should bear in mind the consequences of the personal health insurance mandate as enrollment winds to a close March 31: financial penalties apply.
FARGO – John Pies has an office at the Wal-Mart store located near Interstate 29 and 55th Avenue South in Fargo, but he doesn’t spend lots of time there.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The arrival of one of three tower cranes at the construction site of the new Sanford Medical Center is a sign the project is about to gain elevation.RELATED CONTENT
SAN FRANCISCO/SEATTLE - It may be one of Microsoft Corp's biggest squandered opportunities. Tired of waiting for Office to be optimized for their mobile gadgets, a growing contingent of younger companies is turning to cheaper, simpler and touch-friendly apps that can perform word processing and other tasks in the cloud.
Amazon.com Inc said it is hiking the annual fee for its popular Prime service by $20 to $99 starting next week to offset rising costs, but the move could spark a customer revolt that undermines a feature that has helped boost its business.
MINOT, N.D. – There aren’t many holes in Bismarck’s steady defense, but Zach Kellen managed to find them on Thursday night.RELATED CONTENT
MINOT, N.D. – Led by Alexis Klabo’s 24-point performance, Fargo Davies proved to be too much for two-time defending North Dakota Class A state champion Bismarck Century in Thursday’s girls basketball quarterfinal finale at Municipal Auditorium.RELATED CONTENT
WAHPETON, N.D. – A little encouragement helped calm Abigail Cramer in the hectic closing seconds Thursday night at Ed Werre Arena.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD - With their “balded beardedness” – as Jon Offutt refers to their look – and intense glares, it’s no surprise Warren Kessler has been told he looks like Offutt.RELATED CONTENT
It’s pilot season in L.A. That’s Hollywood speak for the collection of months in which every network (ABC, NBC, FOX, etc.) is casting their new shows.RELATED CONTENT