WEST FARGO – By this time next year, the school district here will have two new elementary schools and a third one under construction, and it may have to keep building if the city continues to grow at its current rate.
MOORHEAD – A Fargo woman was injured in a three-car accident near here Wednesday that started when her car was rear-ended by another vehicle.
Nearly 1 percent of young women in a U.S. study who have become pregnant claim to have done so as virgins, according to a report in the Christmas edition of Britain’s BMJ medical journal.
FARGO – A man attempting to shoplift clothes from West Acres Shopping Center was chased by mall security before he was arrested in a residential neighborhood by police here on Tuesday.
FARGO - A Grand Forks man, who with his siblings is facing extensive drug charges, was sentenced to 10½ years in federal prison this week after he pleaded guilty to conspiring to move methamphetamine and other drugs from Texas into Minnesota and North Dakota.
ST. PAUL - Attorneys representing nearly 700 sex offenders asked a federal judge Wednesday to declare the Minnesota Sex Offender Program unconstitutional.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesota’s new health insurance marketplace leader used his first day on the job to promise that he will improve how MNsure operates.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD – A 54-year-old Moorhead woman accused of being drunk while caring for children at her home day care business in October is expected to plead guilty in the case.
FARGO – Fire officials say an unattended candle started a blaze Tuesday night in a downtown apartment building, setting off the sprinkler system and causing significant water damage to much of the structure.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a two-year budget deal to ease automatic spending cuts and reduce the risk of another government shutdown, shifting the focus to a spending measure that Congress must pass by Jan. 15.
WASHINGTON - A White House-appointed panel on Wednesday proposed curbs on some key National Security Agency surveillance operations, recommending limits on a program to collect records of billions of telephone calls and new tests before Washington spies on foreign leaders.
U.S. teenagers are smoking more marijuana, but backing away from other harmful drugs and doing less binge drinking, according to a report from federal health researchers released Wednesday.
GRAND FORKS – The University of North Dakota football team was delivered a major blow Wednesday as two of the program’s top players decided to transfer.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS – The candidate pool for the University of North Dakota head football coaching job has been narrowed to two, and the finalists happen to work in the same building.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – North Dakota State offensive lineman Billy Turner and corner-back Marcus Williams were named to the All-America teams by the Associated Press, The Sports Network and by Walter Camp (FCS coaches and sports information directors) on Wednesday.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Nothing beats fresh homemade eggnog, but at least one organic variety comes in a close second.
’Tis the season for holiday parties, and last week I found myself at a big function where I knew very few people.RELATED CONTENT
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – WE Fest announced three acts to its 2014 lineup. Travis Tritt, Randy Houser and Thompson Square have been added to the Aug. 7, 8 and 9 country festival.RELATED CONTENT
Ban on traditional 40- and 60-watt light bulbs takes effect Jan. 1, but retailers can sell them until their supply runs out
FARGO – Consumers will not be left in the dark by a Jan. 1 ban on the production of traditional 40- and 60-watt light bulbs.
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.