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D-G-F Cyr a walk-on success for Bison football team
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Positively Beautiful: Make the most of too much of a good thing
Hot topic: Study shows PTSD symptoms tied to food addiction in women
Prochnow: Renewed with possibilities
Her Voice: Children’s Miracle Network program director honored for her work
Positively Beautiful: How to create peace and silence in a very noisy world
Woman who escaped abusive relationship to receive 50th Habitat house
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AppSnap: 100 Balls is addictive
Talk to feature Unitarian Universalists
Fall gathering set for Women of ELCA
Coupon Queen: Newspaper theft an ongoing problem
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More Americans building up credit card debt
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Inside Business: Sandy’s Donuts opens Monday in Fargo
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September 17, 2014
Morrison County to receive state flood aid
ST. PAUL - Morrison County, in central Minnesota, will get state aid to recover from heavy rains and floods from Mary 28 to June 3. Gov. Mark Dayton Wednesday told state Emergency Management Director Kris Eide to use state money to help local governments fund their disaster-recovery...
September 17, 2014 - 8:11pm
F-M diversion entity sues for eminent domain
FARGO – One of the many governmental entities represented on the Fargo-Moorhead diversion authority is suing a Cass County landowner for road rights on their land under eminent domain. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cass County District Court asks the court to grant eminent domain...
September 17, 2014 - 5:47pm
September 16, 2014
Fargo to study fixes for Elm Street flooding
FARGO – Fargo engineering staff will take a month to study how to fix the constant flooding of Elm Street, after some prodding from City Commissioner Dave Piepkorn on Monday night. Piepkorn, a northside resident, said something needs to be done to fix the constant closure of...
September 16, 2014 - 10:01pm
September 15, 2014
Dayton welcomes Diversion Authority concessions, but says actions speak louder than words
MOORHEAD – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton welcomes concessions offered by the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority chairman but said future actions will speak louder than words in settling differences over the project. Dayton wrote his letter Monday (see letter here) in response to...
September 15, 2014 - 10:04pm
ND State Water Commission releases $100 million for F-M diversion
BISMARCK – The largest single appropriation of state funding for the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project was released Monday with a unanimous vote of the State Water Commission. State lawmakers included $100 million in the water commission’s 2013-15 budget to support the...
September 15, 2014 - 9:03pm
September 12, 2014
Diversion Authority includes funding for flood protection in 2015 budget
FARGO – Funding for flood protection in Fargo and in the Oxbow area south of Fargo were among items in the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority’s 2015 budget approved Friday. Of the $211.1 million budget, 48 percent will go to land acquisition for the dikes, 38 percent to construction...
September 12, 2014 - 9:42pm
September 9, 2014
Fargo homeowner files response to city's eminent domain action
FARGO – The attorney for a Fargo man whose home could be seized by the city for a floodwall says he may argue that the city cannot rightfully use eminent domain to take the property. Attorney Zenas Baer, who is representing homeowner Richard Quam, said they also plan to seek...
September 9, 2014 - 9:58pm
F-M diversion officials offer to scale back ring dike project; concessions aimed at addressing Minnesota concerns
FARGO – The chairman of the Flood Diversion Authority has written Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to offer what he called his “commitments” to address Minnesota’s concerns about the project. Those commitments, which have not been officially approved by the diversion board,...
September 9, 2014 - 12:12am
September 8, 2014
Flood assistance sessions scheduled
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Department of Emergency Services will help people apply for federal assistance to help recover from flood damage. The affected counties are Benson, Bottineau, Divide, Eddy, McHenry, Mountrail, Pierce, Renville and Ward as well as the Standing Rock Sioux...
September 8, 2014 - 8:14pm
September 3, 2014
DNR report gives glimpse inside environmental review of F-M diversion
FARGO – Three years ago, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers finished a feasibility study and environmental review of the proposed Fargo-Moorhead diversion project. Completing the exhaustive, nearly 600-page review was a huge step toward construction of the 36-mile flood channel. A...
September 3, 2014 - 11:22pm
Dayton on F-M diversion: 'We have to work this out'
MOORHEAD – At a standing-room-only meeting Wednesday in the chambers of the Moorhead City Council, Gov. Mark Dayton listened to the concerns of local leaders and residents about the metro area’s proposed flood diversion project. Heidi Durand, a Moorhead council member, told...
September 3, 2014 - 10:44pm
Dayton hears diversion concerns in packed Moorhead chambers
MOORHEAD – At a standing-room-only meeting Wednesday in the chambers of the Moorhead City Council, Gov. Mark Dayton listened to the concerns of local leaders and residents about the metro area’s proposed flood diversion project. Heidi Durand, a Moorhead council member, told the...
September 3, 2014 - 4:00pm
September 2, 2014
Dayton warns Diversion Authority not 'to kick sand in the face of Minnesota'
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Gov. Mark Dayton had strong words for the contentious $1.8 billion Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project at a meeting Tuesday with local and state officials that attracted a large public audience here. Dayton listened as commissioners, mayors, state regulators...
September 2, 2014 - 9:42pm
August 29, 2014
Dayton to visit Moorhead, Breckenridge to talk about F-M diversion
MOORHEAD – Minnesota’s governor will be in town next week to talk with local leaders about the contentious $1.8 billion flood diversion project. Gov. Mark Dayton has urged the federal government to stop its work on the diversion until the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
August 29, 2014 - 9:18pm
August 28, 2014
F-M Diversion Authority OKs more money for Minnesota DNR's environmental review
FARGO – A tense meeting Thursday resulted in the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority granting more money to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to continue studying the environmental impacts of the proposed 36-mile flood channel. The Diversion Authority approved an...
August 28, 2014 - 8:22pm