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Noem requests additional $11 million in federal disaster aid as severe weather continues into summer
August 28, 2019 - 5:53pm
PIERRE, S.D. — As harsh weather continues to bear down on South Dakota, Republican Gov. Kristi Noem is requesting the White House grant two...
Fearing homes will be lost to flooding lake in west-central Minnesota, residents beg for help
July 14, 2019 - 7:02am
SPITZER LAKE, Minn. — Joe Stoi hoped he could pass his retirement home at Spitzer Lake to his grandson. But the Oakdale man’s plan is starting...
Presidential emergency declared on Pine Ridge after severe springtime floods
June 21, 2019 - 9:35am
PIERRE, S.D. — Three months after the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation was first engulfed in catastrophic springtime floods, the White House has...
Noem requests FEMA aid for $46M in damages as cold, wet weather continues into late spring
May 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
PIERRE, S.D. — Republican Gov. Kristi Noem has requested federal disaster relief and an emergency declaration to help rebuild communities after...
Spring flood costs top $2 million in Fargo-Moorhead, exceed $61.6 million since record 2009 flood
April 23, 2019 - 6:09pm
FARGO — Local governments in the Fargo area expect to have spent more than $2 million on emergency measures to combat the spring flood and...
Army Corps chief tours flooded areas, touts Fargo-Moorhead diversion as high federal priority
April 16, 2019 - 7:50pm
FARGO — The chief of the Army Corps of Engineers told the Metro Diversion Authority board that the flood-control project is a top national...
WATCH: Drone video shows aerial view of Grand Forks flooding
April 11, 2019 - 11:39am
GRAND FORKS — A drone captured footage of areas flooded by the Red River in Grand Forks on Wednesday, April 10. The video was taken by Lee...
Fargo-Moorhead watches as Red River creeps toward crest
April 7, 2019 - 6:13pm
FARGO — The Red River inched closer toward its crest this weekend, but Fargo city staff who worked to make sure it was smooth sailing amid...
Cass County working around the clock to assist rural residents during 2019 flood
April 6, 2019 - 7:38pm
RURAL HARWOOD, N.D. -- The vehicle that Williams County Sheriff’s Sgt. Ben White drove around Saturday, April 6, around a farm northeast of...