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Authorities respond to house fire in south Moorhead

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MOORHEAD – Authorities are responding to a report of a house fire in south Moorhead. The call came in at 9 p.m. Monday, March 19 to 1924 29th St. Cir ...
Kim Hyatt

Kim Hyatt is a reporter with The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead and a 2014 graduate of the University of Minnesota Duluth. She started her newspaper career at the Owatonna People’s Press covering arts and education. In 2016, she received Minnesota Newspaper Association's Dave Pyle New Journalist Award and later that year she joined The Forum newsroom.

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Equipment failure to blame for outage that left 2,600 without power in Fargo-Moorhead area

FARGO – An equipment failure caused over 2,600 Xcel Energy customers to lose power in the Fargo-Moorhead area on Monday evening, March 19, a utility spokesperson said. The outage started ...

Brother of Parkland shooting suspect trespassed onto Marjory Stoneman Douglas to 'soak it in,' police say

Students and parents embrace after a mass shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Feb. 14, 2018. At least 17 people were killed Wednesday at this school about an hour northwest of Miami, law enforcement officials said. A suspect, a former student, is in custody. (Saul Martinez/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
The brother of Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old charged with the shooting rampage at a Parkland, Florida, high school last month, was arrested Monday for allegedly trespassing on the school's campus, ...

Cambridge Analytica CEO appears to talk about election bribes, sex workers on video

Christopher Wylie, who helped found the data firm Cambridge Analytica and worked there until 2014, in London, March 12, 2018. Cambridge Analytica harvested personal information from a huge swath of the electorate to develop techniques that were later used in the Trump campaign. “Rules don’t matter for them,” Wylie said of the company’s leaders. “For them, this is a war, and it’s all fair.” (Andrew Testa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
A British television station broadcast video Monday apparently showing the head of the data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica, which worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, talking about using bribes, ...

Fargo lawmaker involved in gay dating app controversy to seek re-election

Randy Boehning
FARGO – A state lawmaker from Fargo who made national news after sending an explicit photo of himself on a gay dating app will seek a fifth term in the ...

First residents move into new Moorhead apartment complex for homeless

Robert May carried what he could on his bicycle Monday, March 19, 2018, to his new efficiency unit at Bright Sky Apartments, 3305 3rd Ave. N., Moorhead. He was accompanied by Katie Jalbert, a housing support case manager for Churches United. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
MOORHEAD – After three years of couch surfing and homelessness, Robert May moved into his permanent home Monday, March 19, at 3305 3rd Ave N.

Fargo police remind residents of safe exchange spot

FARGO – Fargo police are reminding area residents there is a safe exchange location in town for people who want to add more security to buying or selling items.
Helmut Schmidt

Helmut Schmidt was born in Germany, but grew up in the Twin Cities area, graduating from Park High School of Cottage Grove. After serving a tour in the U.S. Army, he attended the University of St. Thomas in St Paul, Minn., graduating in 1984 with a degree in journalism. He then worked at the Albert Lea (Minn.) Tribune and served as managing editor there for three years. He joined The Forum in October 1989, working as a copy editor until 2000. Since then, he has worked as a reporter on several beats, including education, Fargo city government, business and military affairs. He is currently The Forum's K-12 education reporter.

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Turkey smashes through truck windshield, injures man

BLUEBERRY TOWNSHIP, Minn. – A Nevis, Minn., man was injured when a turkey flew out of a ditch and smashed through the windshield of a moving pickup near here Sunday ...


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