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Former Horace girl to represent ND in music competition
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July 11, 2018
Letter: VNL Whistleblower story about fire department collaboration was misleading
On June 19, the Valley News Live Whistleblower team ran a misleading story about the joint powers agreement between the Perley-Lee Township Fire Department and the Hendrum Fire Department. The joint powers agreement was a long-planned, carefully-thought-out, collaborative effort between...
July 11, 2018 - 12:30pm
June 9, 2018
Communities north of Fargo-Moorhead take on flood projects
BISMARCK — As the massive diversion intended to protect Fargo-Moorhead from Red River flooding inches toward construction, numerous communities...
June 9, 2018 - 9:20am
September 27, 2017
'I did it my way': 82-year-old Hendrum native to make 28-mile trek to Moorhead
MOORHEAD — At an age when many people would be content to walk from their living room couch to the kitchen, 82-year-old Jack Nelson will...
September 27, 2017 - 6:00am
April 12, 2017
Column: Misinformation is fueling anti-immigration stance
Much has been written and spoken of in our area regarding the refugee crisis in general, and how it affects the Fargo-Moorhead area in particular. I would argue that a great portion of this discussion is based on generalities rather than specifics, much of both of which is based not...
April 12, 2017 - 10:19am
August 4, 2015
Local library systems receive technology update
Local library systems receive technology update MOORHEAD—Two regional libraries in Minnesota are moving forward with an automation project.
August 4, 2015 - 6:28pm
March 24, 2013
Your Town in Focus: Young community of Hendrum, Minn., has room to grow
Hendrum, Minn. - On my drive about 28 miles north on Highway 75 in Minnesota, I stumbled upon a sign that read, "Welcome. If you lived here, you'd be home now." I thought that was pretty ingenious. Then I looked at the bottom of the sign: "Next 9 Exits." Nine exits? Does Fargo even...
March 24, 2013 - 11:30pm
April 12, 2011
As Red quickly rises, Hendrum rushes to fend off flooding
HENDRUM, Minn. - Mayor Curt Johannsen had a sleepless night here Sunday after Red River floodwaters rose quickly and threatened the southwest...
April 12, 2011 - 12:00am
February 18, 2011
Area flood forecast takes ominous turn
Recent warm days and dry weather the past few weeks had many expecting sunny news when the National Weather Service issued its latest flood forecast...
February 18, 2011 - 12:00am
November 15, 2010
Hendrum school program honored
Norman County West School District has been recognized for its after-school program that aims to advance children's potential while keeping them...
November 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 30, 2010
Downstream communities asked to join flood group
GRAND FORKS - Red River Valley leaders were asked Wednesday to join up and create a unified voice to ensure downstream communities aren't affected by the proposed Fargo-Moorhead diversion project. It's a goal the Red River Diversion Downstream Impact Group has worked on for about...
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2010
Basin group meets with downstream communities
The Red River Basin Commission met with nine downstream communities since the last Metro Flood Study Work Group meeting. Many of the downstream concerns are similar to those voiced at previous public meetings, said Lance Yohe, the basin commission's executive director. Basin officials...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 1, 2010
Worries of flooding increase downstream
HENDRUM, Minn. - Mike Smart, Hendrum's police chief and emergency services director, walked through a soybean field near the confluence of the Elm and Red rivers. About half of the near 80-acre field is barren now. The topsoil and a good bit of clay have been washed away by the nearly...
August 1, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Landowners unite against flood diversion
A group of North Dakota landowners against a proposed Red River diversion is rallying to have their voices heard. The Landowners Association of North Dakota hosted an open forum Tuesday for about 100 property owners and community members to discuss concerns they feel are not being...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
Downstream cities urge no more water in diversion plan
HENDRUM, Minn. - Several landowners downstream from a proposed North Dakota diversion say they can't handle any more water in the area already...
June 17, 2010 - 12:00am
March 16, 2010
Northern counties watch Red, overland flooding
As the Wild Rice River crest moves through Twin Valley and Ada, Minn., flood fighters are watching for overland flooding and turning some of their attention to points where the tributaries meet the rising Red River. "Right now, we're in between the two floods," Kevin Ruud, Norman...
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am