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August 8, 2017
To be feared or enjoyed?: Drownings cast shadow on Red River recreation
FARGO — The Fargo-Moorhead area has had three drownings on the Red River this summer. Such deaths are a factor in the public's sometimes...
August 8, 2017 - 9:01pm
August 7, 2017
Fargo drowning victim identified
FARGO – The body of a man believed to have drowned in the Red River on Monday, Aug. 7, has been recovered at Lindenwood Park in the city’s...
August 7, 2017 - 10:36pm
August 2, 2017
Red River water quality 'generally poor,' Minnesota officials say
MOORHEAD — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says water quality in the Red River watershed is "generally poor," and recommends changes...
August 2, 2017 - 8:31pm
July 25, 2017
Body of MSUM swimming instructor heading home to Ethiopia
MOORHEAD —— The body of the 24-year-old Minnesota State University Moorhead swimming instructor who died in the Red River earlier...
July 25, 2017 - 12:06pm
July 22, 2017
Water sports 101: How to choose the best lake day activity
Saturdays in July are sacred rituals when you live in the Midwest. We pack our bags with snacks, low-calorie drinks, towels, SPF, various forms...
July 22, 2017 - 8:33am
June 29, 2017
Search underway for Moorhead college swimming instructor missing in Red River
FARGO — For the second time in a month, emergency crews are searching the Red River, looking this time for a Minnesota State University...
June 29, 2017 - 10:44pm
June 26, 2017
No guarantees in process of identifying human remains
GRAND FORKS — When two fishermen came across human skeletal remains June 10 along the eastern banks of the Red River, everyone wondered: Who is it? Finding out could be a process that takes days, weeks, months, years or decades, according to University of North Dakota forensic...
June 26, 2017 - 7:04pm
June 15, 2017
Moorhead police say body found in Red River believed to be that of missing man
MOORHEAD — Moorhead police believe the body of a man found in the Red River about 6:30 a.m. Thursday, June 15, may be that of David Tikayne,...
June 15, 2017 - 7:22pm
Body found in Red River believed to be that of missing man
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead police believe the body of a man found in the Red River about 6:30 a.m. Thursday, June 15, may be that of David...
June 15, 2017 - 2:49pm
June 5, 2017
Crews search Red River in Fargo-Moorhead for possible drowning victim
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Rescue workers used boats to scour the Red River into the evening Monday, June 5, after learning that a man fell into...
June 5, 2017 - 8:48pm
March 23, 2017
Identifying frozen body found by river in Grand Forks may be a difficult process
The process of identifying a man found encased in ice underneath a pier of the railroad bridge along the Red River in downtown Grand Forks could...
March 23, 2017 - 2:01pm
December 5, 2016
Woman rescued from chilly Red River
MOORHEAD, Minn -- Moorhead firefighters rescued a woman standing in waist-deep Red River water the afternoon of Sunday, Dec. 4. A man walking his dog along the bike path near 100 Third St. N. heard the woman, described as possibly in her 60s, crying for help, said Capt. Eric Berg...
December 5, 2016 - 12:20pm
October 19, 2016
Fergus Falls man paddles 26 miles in pumpkin to set record
OSLO, Minn. — It took more than 13 hours, but Rick Swenson finished his Great Pumpkin quest. Swenson, 35, of Fergus Falls, paddled a 1,086-pound...
October 19, 2016 - 2:48pm
July 9, 2015
Body found in Red River near Moorhead park identified as Fargo woman
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Authorities identified the body pulled from the Red River Tuesday evening as a 52-year-old Fargo woman, Moorhead Police Lt. Tory Jacobson said Thursday. Cynthia Nyflot was last seen about 10 a.m. Sunday and was reported missing to the Fargo Police Department....
July 9, 2015 - 7:10pm
May 8, 2015
UPDATE: Body pulled from Red River identified as 36-year-old Fargo woman
FARGO -- Fargo authorities recovered the body of a 36-year-old Fargo woman from the Red River shortly before 1 p.m. Thursday. Police...
May 8, 2015 - 9:31am