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New F-M diversion plan as good or better than alternatives, Minn. regulators say
August 27, 2018 - 12:16pm
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The new alignment of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion is as good or better than all alternatives identified so far,...
Moorhead addresses racial disparities in student discipline
August 13, 2018 - 9:10pm
MOORHEAD — The Moorhead School District is taking action as required by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights after it found the school...
Mural discovered at old Moorhead High School
July 12, 2018 - 11:34am
MOORHEAD – A nearly 80-year-old oil painting featuring early pioneer and American Indian life in the region has been discovered in the former...
Anne Carlson opens location in Minnesota to offer mental health services
July 4, 2018 - 7:25pm
MOORHEAD, Minn. —- The Anne Carlsen Center, a North Dakota-based nonprofit, has expanded into Minnesota and opened a new location in Moorhead,...
'One of our greatest challenges': The region's smaller school districts scramble to find bus drivers
March 3, 2018 - 11:18am
WAHPETON, N.D. — As a school district superintendent you wear a lot of hats: finance expert, manager, leader, teacher, coach. In Wahpeton,...
MSUM professor sees shift in stuttering therapy from fluency to feelings during 40-year career
February 21, 2018 - 5:15pm
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Bruce Hanson's fluency can stumble from a higher level of stress during finals week, but his stuttering isn't as severe...
Moorhead again among top lottery ticket sellers in state, thanks to North Dakotans
January 24, 2018 - 8:50pm
MOORHEAD, Minn. — With the No. 1 and No. 2 sellers of lottery tickets located in Moorhead, the city is once again among the top-selling...
Peterson: F-M diversion dam likely will be closer to metro area, require upstream and downstream water storage
January 23, 2018 - 8:19pm
FARGO — Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., predicts the plan that will emerge from discussions to revamp the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion...
Fargo mayor: New diversion plan could be out in 30 days
January 18, 2018 - 7:44pm
FARGO, N.D. — After the release of a report from a task force seeking to make the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion more palatable to skeptics...
Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
We'll take a look inside the Anheuser-Busch Malting Plant in Moorhead to see how local barley is made into malt, a key ingredient in Budweiser...
Western Minn. Sam's Club among 63 to close nationwide
January 11, 2018 - 6:33pm
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Wayne Sander said things seemed busy at the Sam's Club in Moorhead since he got a job in the photo department just after...
Fatal fires took a toll on N.D., Minn. families in 2017
January 2, 2018 - 6:13am
FARGO — In February, a fire at a home in Carrington, N.D., took the lives of three children. To much of the world, it was a sad news story....
Moorhead native's Bitcoin brilliance propels him onto prestigious Forbes '30 under 30' list
December 19, 2017 - 4:33pm
MOORHEAD, Minn.—Olaf Carlson-Wee is a 28-year-old, San Francisco-based cryptocurrency hedge fund founder and CEO. He's also the Head of Risk...
Flood diversion task force finds common ground in some, not all cases
December 11, 2017 - 9:33pm
FARGO—Big changes may be ahead for the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion, including shifting flood impact and increasing costs, with the conclusion...
Governors say diversion task force unlikely to see consensus
November 29, 2017 - 11:43pm
MOORHEAD — On the big screens at the front of the room was a colorful flowchart engineers put together in hopes of leading the Fargo-Moorhead...