FARGO – Some residents of the Fargo High Rise were forced to evacuate Tuesday night after a fire in a 15th floor unit set off the building’s sprinkler system, causing significant water damage throughout the complex.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – A Costa Rican vacation gave MNsure’s executive director a permanent break from her job.RELATED CONTENT
Charges dropped against man accused of threatening ND officials; prosecutors say he was unfit for trial
FARGO – A federal district court judge has dismissed a case against a Battle Lake, Minn., man who tried to extort $50 million from the government and threatened several North Dakota elected officials, saying the man was clearly mentally ill and unfit for trial.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO – A woman’s claim that two men tried to sexually assault her over the weekend in her apartment completely fell apart Tuesday during an interview with investigators, according to West Fargo police.
MOORHEAD – Blake Carlson wasn’t sure what to expect at Tuesday’s auction of the former Rourke Art Gallery. When it was all said and done, he was a little surprised to walk away with the house.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Despite renewed concerns about security at area schools, the Fargo School District will use several elementary schools and one high school as polling places in an upcoming special election.
FARGO – More than a decade on, the legal battle over the Ten Commandments monument outside the Civic Center here continues.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesota’s priest sex abuse scandal took two dramatic turns Tuesday: The St. Paul-Minneapolis Catholic archbishop announced he will leave public ministry while he is investigated for allegedly improperly touching a boy and the St. Paul police chief said his department has received little cooperation from the archdiocese during sex abuse investigations.RELATED CONTENT
MELROSE, Minn. – A Minnesota state trooper is headed to the hospital after his squad car was hit by a driver while he was responding to a crash on Interstate 94 near here.RELATED CONTENT
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – A woman injured in a head-on crash near here on Dec. 4 has died, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
WEST FARGO – Police here said school officials will decide whether a Valley News Live reporter will face a criminal charge for a hidden-camera story that showed her entering a West Fargo elementary school without permission.
MOORHEAD – Minnesota State University Moorhead will rename its science laboratory building in honor of longtime Glyndon state Sen. Keith Langseth, who helped make new buildings and renovated lab spaces a reality at college campuses throughout the state.RELATED CONTENT
CARSON, N.D. – A judge on Monday dismissed a temporary restraining order filed against the man who maintains a website that has documented the activities of white supremacists in Leith, but also included comments critical of the web developer.RELATED CONTENT
KABUL - Six U.S. soldiers were killed in a helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, NATO said, the largest death toll in a single incident to hit the international force in months.
WOODBURY, Minn. – U.S. officials and human rights advocates are calling on the United Arab Emirates government to release a Woodbury High School graduate who’s been held in a maximum security prison for eight months for posting a mockumentary YouTube video.
Stories about the horse-drawn vehicles called “hacks” that hauled kids to and from school years ago continue to come in.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The University of New Hampshire woke up on the morning of Sunday, Oct. 6, with a gigantic wall of sorts around its football program. With a 1-3 record, the players and coaches had their collective backs up against it.
MOORHEAD – Moorhead’s boys hockey team apparently has a thing for scoring in the third period.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – At just 12 years old, Clara Youlden is learning what it takes to be an entrepreneur.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO - I wasn’t the winning bid on anything at Tuesday’s sale at 523 4th St. S., Moorhead, the former home of the Rourke Art Gallery, but I didn’t walk away empty-handed.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Sanford Health has formed a strategic alliance with Benefis Health System to collaborate on clinical initiatives, physician recruitment and services, information technology, quality programs, research potentials and cost reduction.
Your child is sitting on Santa's lap and now you're waiting for the perfect expression. Instead, your child makes a funny face, begins to cry or pulls on Santa's beard so hard even Santa can't keep a jolly face.RELATED CONTENT
Life is full of firsts. A first house, job, baby. With a new direction comes curiosity, excitement and anxiety – and a feeling of accomplishment when you realize you still can surprise yourself.
The Forum is looking to visit a small town within 60 miles of the Fargo-Moorhead area to showcase in a photo story what makes your town unique.