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Cynthia Johnson

Cynthia Johnson is proud to be part of the WDAZ team. She graduated from the University of St. Thomas (MN) where she majored in Communication and Journalism and minored in Political Science. While in college, she was the news director at TommieMedia.com, leading the site to a record amount of unique visitors and an Eric Sevareid Award from the Northwest Broadcast News Association. She was also the state capitol intern for KSTP-TV in Minneapolis. Born and raised in the Windy City of Chicago, Cynthia is confident she will be able to handle the North Dakota wind. Cynthia is a huge Chicago sports fan… except the Cubs. She is always looking for great stories and encourages viewers to send story ideas!

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Man accused of shooting a Norman County Deputy pleads not guilty

The 19-year-old man accused of shooting a Norman County Deputy pleaded not guilty in court today.

WDAZ, 04/17/2014

Teachers Making A Difference: Annella Winger

We all remember the teachers who have inspired us both inside and beyond the classroom. In tonight's teachers making a difference reporter Cynthia Johnson takes us inside the classroom of one educator who's been teaching music for more than 30 years.

WDAZ, 04/17/2014

Investigation continues in the shooting of a Norman Deputy Sheriff

The investigation continues into the shooting of a Norman County Deputy Sheriff.

WDAZ, 04/16/2014

Grand Forks School board votes to consolidate schools on Air Force Base

The Grand Forks School board has voted to consolidate schools on the Air Force Base. Officials say the two schools are underutilized but together Pre-k-8 would be efficient.

WDAZ, 04/15/2014

Person of interest identified after allegedly stealing van with child inside

Grand Forks Police say they have a person of interest after a man stole a van with a child inside. Police would not comment about whether having a person of interest means the male suspect is in custody or is still on the loose. The girl has been found and reunited with her mother.

WDAZ, 04/09/2014

Flood warning in effect for Crookston and Red Lake River

A flood warning has been issued for portions of our area. Last week's blizzard dumped a foot of snow on the region. That combined with the fast rising temperatures has been cause for concern.

WDAZ, 04/08/2014

New flood outlook released Monday

The Grand Forks national weather service has released a new flood outlook Monday.

WDAZ, 04/07/2014

Warmer temps causing trouble for some homeowners

Warmer temperatures brings a spring thaw, but the runoff is starting to seep in some basements in homes in the valley.

WDAZ, 04/07/2014

Grand Forks school board considers consolidating schools on GFAFB

The Grand Forks School board is considering consolidating schools on Grand Forks Air Force Base.

WDAZ, 04/03/2014

Grand Forks sees record low temperature Wednesday morning

A record low in Grand Forks Wednesday morning following the blizzard that dropped nearly a foot of snow in some places. People are still digging their way out of the snow, and trying to stay safe on icy roads.

WDAZ, 04/02/2014

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