As flood looms, North Dakota’s largest city back to bagging

U.S. 03/29/19, 11:58

North Dakota's largest city is back in the sandbag-filling business with a new crop of volunteers after a five-year break from warding off major Red River floods.Fargo officials this week reactivated Sandbag Central, converting a building that normally houses garbage trucks into a systematic operation combining machinery and manpower to ...

Update: Fargo preparing to fill 1 million sandbags

U.S. 03/18/19, 15:25

The Latest on flooding in the Midwest (all times local):3:30 p.m.North Dakota's largest city has declared an emergency and Fargo Mayor Tim Mahoney is asking residents to help fill 1 million sandbags as the city prepares for major Red River flooding.CORRECTS MONTH TO MARCH NOT MAY - Anthony Thomson, left, ...

Storm dumps more than foot of snow in parts of Upper Midwest

U.S. 03/10/19, 11:35

Interstates have reopened in North Dakota and South Dakota after a winter storm dumped more than a foot (0.3 meter) of snow in parts of the Upper Midwest.North Dakota transportation officials on Sunday reopened Interstate 94 from Bismarck to Fargo. I-29 was reopened from Grand Forks in North Dakota to ...

NDSU goes for 7th FCS title in Eastern Washington’s return

Sports 01/04/19, 19:24

Before North Dakota State made Fargo to Frisco an annual trip, Eastern Washington won the first FCS championship game played in North Texas. That was eight years ago.The Big Sky Conference champion Eagles (12-2) are finally back in the title game and aren't surprised that on Saturday they will have ...

Minnesota grants permit for updated Red River diversion plan

Enviroment 12/27/18, 14:35

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday it has granted a permit — with conditions — for an updated plan to divert the Red River to protect flood-prone Fargo and nearby Moorhead, Minnesota.The diversion is a 30-mile (50-kilometer) channel that would largely divert floodwaters around the North Dakota city, ...

Jacks try to take next FCS step, powerful Bison up next

Football 12/12/18, 16:51

South Dakota State linebacker Christian Rozeboom tried watching last year's Football Championship Subdivision title game between rival North Dakota State and the team that knocked them out of the semifinals, James Madison. It wasn't long before he turned the channel."It was just a little bittersweet," Rozeboom said of seeing the ...

Student-led holiday food drive continues to fill Fargodome

Football 11/20/18, 18:05

An annual event in North Dakota to fill the floor of the Fargodome football stadium with food donated for the needy at holiday time continues to grow.Students from about 50 schools participated this year in the 12th Fill the Dome event. Students sold a record 17.1 tons of food bags ...

Man gets life in prison for kidnapping baby cut from womb

U.S. 10/29/18, 18:58

A North Dakota man was sentenced Monday to life in prison for conspiring to kidnap a baby that his girlfriend had cut from their neighbor's body and lying to police about it, but with a chance at parole that the slain woman's mother said he should not have."We want justice. ...

Latest: Woman: Police missed body, baby in searches

U.S. 09/25/18, 13:37

The Latest on the trial of William Hoehn, who is charged with conspiracy in the killing of a pregnant woman whose baby was cut from her womb (all times local):11:45 a.m.A North Dakota woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor by cutting the baby from her womb says police missed ...

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