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Winner, S.D., building projects give residents hope amid drought, city officials say
July 18, 2017 - 10:52am
WINNER, S.D. — Construction in Winner is heating up. Multiple large-scale projects are underway in town, and city officials say they're hopeful...
Proposed Pepsi donation would fund slide at Mitchell’s aquatic center
July 18, 2017 - 10:39am
MITCHELL, S.D. - Mitchell’s $8 million indoor aquatic center could be getting a big upgrade. The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Board will hear...
Palace safety, lighting dominate council discussion
July 18, 2017 - 10:37am
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Corn Palace was the talk of City Hall Monday night, with discussion ranging from safety to lighting. And it was the former...
New North Dakota surgery center breaks ground in Grand Forks
July 12, 2017 - 9:29am
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (WDAZ-TV) - Get your hats, shovels, and possibly your resumes ready. A new surgery center hopes to help thousands in the region....
Ground broken for new UMD science building
July 12, 2017 - 8:31am
DULUTH, Minn. — The University of Minnesota Duluth broke ground Tuesday, July 11, for its long-awaited, $42 million Chemistry and Advanced...
Burke hospital breaks ground on $6M expansion
July 11, 2017 - 3:58pm
BURKE, S.D. — There was no shortage of excitement in Burke Monday afternoon as the town celebrated an investment in rural health care. The...
Gage Brothers announces construction of new plant
July 10, 2017 - 11:54am
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Gage Brothers today announced the construction of a new plant featuring a multi-million dollar investment in state-of-the-art...
CONSTRUCTION CORNER: Cobalt Rehabilitation Hospital
July 10, 2017 - 8:47am
“Cobalt Rehabilitation Hospital is a new construction, two-story rehabilitation hospital located at 4671 38th Street South in Fargo, North...
UND meditation group says it was unaware of demolition plans
July 6, 2017 - 2:51pm
The Lotus center was always going to be a spiritual place, which meant it was important to Tamar Read that it be softly lit. She was paying for...
Corn sculpture earns council approval
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
A $19,300, 9-foot tall corn sculpture was approved on Monday, marking the latest piece to be added onto the Sixth Avenue plaza project south...
South Dakota's Andes Central breaks ground on $13M expansion
June 29, 2017 - 11:19am
LAKE ANDES, S.D. — For Andes Central school officials, the start of a multi-million dollar project marks the culmination of a decade of dreaming....
White Earth has spent millions on Star Lake project
June 29, 2017 - 11:14am
MAHNOMEN, Minn. — White Earth Nation has spent about $7 million so far on the proposed Star Lake Casino project, Tribal Secretary-Treasurer...
City gets grant to improve Duluth's Lincoln Park
June 28, 2017 - 11:32am
The city of Duluth is receiving a boost in its efforts to improve Lincoln Park — thanks to the host committee for next year's Super Bowl in...
White Lake superintendent hopes building project will draw more families to district
June 28, 2017 - 11:11am
WHITE LAKE — Change is on the horizon in White Lake. Two months into construction, the foundation of the district's new, $5.8 million school...
Corps' drought plan threatens promised supply of water
June 26, 2017 - 9:12am
COLEHARBOR, N.D. — Steve Knorr is absolutely sure he'll get 24 inches of water on his crops this year. It's expensive water, but, in an area...