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Crews responding to oil train car fire in Moorhead

Easter and Good Friday closings

UNIVERSITIES/COLLEGES No classes: NDSU, MSUM, Concordia, MSCTC, NDSCS and University of Mary, no classes Friday In session: Rasmussen College

As construction season gets underway, drivers may want to avoid stretch of 25th Street South in Fargo

FARGO - Starting later this spring and lasting through the fall, drivers may want to avoid 25th Street South in Fargo as construction crews add a lane in each direction over a six-block stretch around Interstate 94.

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Moorhead man charged in attempted murder won't have to pay child support

Moorhead man charged in attempted murder won't have to pay child support

MOORHEAD – A man accused of trying to beat his girlfriend to death with a baseball bat won’t have to pay child support to two women he fathered children with, since he isn’t employable right now, a Clay County judge ruled Thursday.

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Host pleads guilty in party that led to teen's death

Host pleads guilty in party that led to teen's death

MADISON, Minn. — Guilty pleas have now been entered by five of the eight defendants charged with violations related to the party attended by a teen who died after fleeing from the party.

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ND has lowest 'food insecurity' rate in nation; Minnesota second

FARGO – North Dakota is keeping its low-income residents better fed than other states, according to a national hunger relief charity.

Sisters bond over shared love of horseback riding

Sisters bond over shared love of horseback riding

FARGO - Horseback riding was an important part of growing up for the Speikermeier sisters. Paul and Ardys Spiekermeier’s daughters Ann Geiszler, Mary Bartholomay, Polly Lindemann and Beth Lange spent hours exploring with their horses, riding in parades and sneaking out of the house for midnight rides.

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Fargo may not need to bring Black Building owners to court

Fargo may not need to bring Black Building owners to court

FARGO – A city prosecutor says going to court with owners of the historic downtown Black Building can be avoided, now that an owner is cooperating to take care of alleged boiler problems in the 84-year-old building.

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American Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline, propose route down I-29 in ND and I-94 in Minnesota

American Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline, propose route down I-29 in ND and I-94 in Minnesota

ST. PAUL – An American Indian environmental group led by nationally known Winona LaDuke is fighting a northern Minnesota oil pipeline.

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Moorhead High speech Spuds a state powerhouse

Moorhead High speech Spuds a state powerhouse

MOORHEAD – The Moorhead High School speech squad has something to talk about. The team recently won its 20th consecutive section championship.

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Minnesota launches new ad campaign to lure tourists

Minnesota launches new ad campaign to lure tourists

ST. PAUL – “Only in Minnesota” doesn’t refer just to snow in mid-April. It’s also the theme of the state’s largest-ever marketing campaign to lure tourists to Minnesota and persuade Minnesotans to vacation in their home state.

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ND insurance commissioner meets with Obama about health care reform

ND insurance commissioner meets with Obama about health care reform

FARGO – North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm was among state regulators who met Thursday with President Barack Obama and his top advisers about their shared roles in implementing health reform.

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Neighbors: A photo out of the past

Neighbors: A photo out of the past

Here’s a picture out of the past. It’s of Thorbjorn Riseth working on his farm at Arnegard, N.D., southeast of Williston.

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Growth spurt: Integrity adding to expanding workforce

Growth spurt: Integrity adding to expanding workforce

West Fargo -- As the housing market rebounds, doors are opening at a local fiberglass window and door manufacturer.

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Making a Mark: New manager sees potential at Moorhead Center Mall

Making a Mark: New manager sees potential at Moorhead Center Mall

Name: Melissa Rademacher Position: General manager of the Moorhead Center Mall

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Runners, do you have a story to share for the Fargo Marathon? Tell us about it

Runners, do you have a story to share for the Fargo Marathon? Tell us about it

FARGO - Thousands take part the Fargo Marathon each year and everyone who runs has a story to tell.

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The Current: What you need to know about CSAs

The Current: What you need to know about CSAs

Join The Forum's Emily Welker and her rotating roundtable of guests as they talk about the topics making headlines in the world of news, entertainment and more.

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E-cigarette etiquette: While regulations remain in flux, users recommend being mindful

E-cigarette etiquette: While regulations remain in flux, users recommend being mindful

FARGO – When Kelsey Eaton tries to explain electronic cigarettes to new customers at Infinite Vapor, she first has to give a lesson in lingo. “Vaping” is now a verb, referring to the act of inhaling from the battery-powered devices available in all shapes, styles and price ranges; “atomizers” heat the concentrated liquid, available in several flavors and with or without nicotine.

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Style Profile: Practical, relaxed style for mom and son

Style Profile: Practical, relaxed style for mom and son

Moorhead - One of Colin Ahrens’ first words was “shoe.”

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Kerzman: When a TV show premieres with the same name as where you live

When a TV show premiers and it has the same name as the place you live, as the new FX show “Fargo” did on Tuesday, it’s impossible not to feel something. (In the case of me and the hundreds of people who showed up for Tuesday’s premiere party at the Fargo Theatre, I would classify that feeling as “thrilling.”)

New challenge ahead for Bison women's basketball coach

New challenge ahead for Bison women's basketball coach

FARGO – Since first taking up the sport in third grade, basketball has taken Maren Walseth virtually around the world. Success has followed her every step of the way, from high school to college to the WNBA.

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MSU-Mankato players expected to practice Friday

MSU-Mankato players expected to practice Friday

MANKATO, Minn. – It’s time to start playing football at Minnesota State-Mankato.

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Stastny scores winner as Avalanche top Wild in OT of playoff opener

Stastny scores winner as Avalanche top Wild in OT of playoff opener

DENVER -- Center Paul Stastny scored at 7:27 of overtime, and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-4 in Game 1 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series Thursday.

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Wild finish in Game 2 caps Twins' sweep of Blue Jays

Wild finish in Game 2 caps Twins' sweep of Blue Jays

MINNEAPOLIS – Clutch with their bats so far this season, the Minnesota Twins simply left them on their shoulders Thursday in the second game of a split doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays.

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