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School weighs response to KKK stunt, mum on punishment
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - School administrators say they’re still developing ways to address the student body after three Red River High School students dressed in Ku Klux Klan garb at a hockey game Friday night. School officials said they won’t reveal what punishment the students received...
February 26, 2013 - 7:09am
February 25, 2013
$50,000 in copper wire stolen from Fargo firm
FARGO – Thieves broke into a Fargo business and stole $50,000 worth of copper wire over the weekend, police said. The theft at Fargo Electric Construction is believed to have happened between Friday and Monday morning, when it was reported about 7 a.m., Lt. Joel Vettel said. After...
February 25, 2013 - 9:10pm
February 21, 2013
Fargo-Moorhead's flood chances jump to 79 percent after snowfall
FARGO – Recent snowfall has significantly increased the chances of major flooding on the Red River here, from 6 percent last month to 79 percent in the latest flood outlook released today by the National Weather Service. Major flood stage in Fargo is 30 feet. There’s a 50 percent...
February 21, 2013 - 10:29am
January 30, 2013
Kelliher man dies in multi-vehicle crash near Blackduck
BLACKDUCK – A 41-year-old Kelliher man died after a Wednesday morning crash near here. Chanin Johnson was following a snowplow Highway 72, about seven miles north of Blackduck, in a 2002 Chevrolet pickup, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The State Patrol said Johnson lost...
January 30, 2013 - 8:24pm
January 4, 2013
Two arrested on counterfeiting charge
FARGO – Authorities here believe they have found the men responsible for recently passing phony money in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Two Fargo men were arrested here Thursday for counterfeiting after a SWAT team searched their north Fargo home and found items police believe were used...
January 4, 2013 - 12:40am
December 27, 2012
4 charged in synthetic drug overdoses, including death of Park Rapids teen
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in North Dakota have charged four men with conspiring to import and sell controlled substances used to make synthetic hallucinogenic drugs, including drugs made by a self-described "hobby chemist" from Grand Forks that killed two teens and...
December 27, 2012 - 1:32pm
December 15, 2012
Marcil Jr. named COO of Forum Communications
Forum staff reports, Forum Communications Co. FARGO – Bill Marcil Jr. has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Forum Communications Co., which publishes The Forum. Marcil will continue in his role as publisher of The Forum. “The election of Bill as...
December 15, 2012 - 11:01pm
December 6, 2012
Crystal officials, union plan to discuss lockout
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A delegation representing locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. is taking its case to the people who own the company. The union says it will hold a press conference before Thursday's annual shareholders meeting at a Fargo hotel, and then deliver...
December 6, 2012 - 9:15am
November 5, 2012
Police: Simpson ex-girlfriend arrested for robbery
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Fargo police say an ex-girlfriend of O.J. Simpson has been arrested on a robbery charge. Lt. Joel Vettel tells The Forum...
November 5, 2012 - 4:36pm
August 28, 2012
Police probe stabbing outside Fargo bar
FARGO – Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday outside a downtown Fargo bar. Sgt. Jared Crane said an argument escalated into a fight and one of the parties pulled a knife outside the Bismarck Tavern at 522 Broadway. The 23-year-old victim was...
August 28, 2012 - 8:41am
Red Cross mobilizing to assist with hurricane
FARGO – American Red Cross Minn-Kota Region emergency response vehicles based in Fargo and East Grand Forks, Minn., will deploy this week to assist with Red Cross efforts in Louisiana with Hurricane Isaac. The Red Cross has opened shelters in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana...
August 28, 2012 - 8:40am
July 31, 2012
No foul play suspected in fall from building
FARGO - Police say no foul play is suspected after a woman fell from a downtown Fargo building early Sunday and was hospitalized. A North Dakota State University campus police officer reported finding the woman, who is in her early 20s, about 6 a.m. Sunday in an alley on the south...
July 31, 2012 - 7:56am
Man sentenced for molestation, maintains innocence
FARGO - A 39-year-old man convicted of molesting an 8-year-old girl in a car outside a Fargo video store three years ago maintained his innocence at sentencing Monday, telling the judge, "I am no monster." Judge Douglas Herman sentenced Dominic Roberto Jones in Cass County District...
July 31, 2012 - 7:55am
June 12, 2012
First Red River diversion buyouts might come soon
FARGO, N.D. -- The first home buyouts to make way for the proposed $2 billion Red River diversion project at Fargo could happen in the next few months. A committee on Monday recommended three homes in Oxbow for early buyouts due to medical hardships. The recommendation still must...
June 12, 2012 - 9:45am
March 27, 2012
Lack of spring flooding prompts marathon course change to include Moorhead
FARGO, N.D. -- This year's Fargo marathon route will snake into neighboring Moorhead, Minn., after the lack of spring flooding. The 26.2-mile route initially had been planned entirely in Fargo, which has dealt with major Red River flooding the past three springs. That wasn't the...
March 27, 2012 - 8:12am