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Woman rescued after driving through flooded U.S. 81 near Minto
MINTO, N.D. - A woman who tried to drive through a flooded section of U.S. High 81 had to be rescued by volunteers this morning.
Thursday, April, 10, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Highway 81 closed at Minto
U.S. Highway 81 is closed through Minto, N.D., this morning, the result of flooding caused by an ice jam on the Forest River.
Thursday, April, 10, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Grafton prepares for Park River crest
The town of Grafton is preparing for its it second major flood of the year. The Park River is expected to crest at 16.5 feet which would be second highest level the town's history.
Wednesday, May, 22, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Three ex-Bison football players allegedly skip community service
Three of the 15 people who pleaded guilty to petition fraud charges in Cass County last fall – all three of them former North Dakota State University football players – failed to complete the community service required by their probation agreements, authorities allege in court records.
Wednesday, May, 22, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

Mandatory evacuation order issued as Cavalier, ND prepares for Renwick Dam failure
Residents in Cavalier, North Dakota are under a mandatory evacuation starting at 7 o'clock tonight as they face the very real possibility of a devastating flood.
Tuesday, May, 21, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Temporary levee protecting Renwick Dam, Cavalier; flood fighters monitoring conditions in Crystal, Neche
Construction crews built a temporary levee overnight at Lake Renwick on the Tongue River to keep the river from spilling over Renwick Dam’s emergency spillway and flooding the community of Cavalier, N.D.
Tuesday, May, 21, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Crystal, ND flooding prompts voluntary evacuation
The rain keeps falling as residents of Crystal, North Dakota battle the worst flood they've seen since 2004. The situation in Crystal has become so dire that Mayor Larry McCullum ordered a voluntary evacuation for those who live on the west side of the town.
Tuesday, May, 21, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Flood waters claim two people as Grafton, Minto deal with record-high river levels
Flood waters just to the north of Grand Forks have now claimed two people and the search is still on for one of them. At the same time Grafton and Minto are dealing with record-high river levels.
Wednesday, May, 01, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Red River appears to crest in Fargo
National Weather Service meteorologist Greg Gust says it appears a preliminary crest of 33.27 feet was reached early Wednesday. The exact level will be verified later.
Wednesday, May, 01, 2013 - Associated Press - News

Red River crest prediction in Fargo drops again
The National Weather Service on Tuesday lowered the expected peak of the river to 34 feet, down from the 35.5-foot estimate that came out Monday and the 37-foot projection that was issued on Sunday.
Tuesday, April, 30, 2013 - Associated Press - News

Heavy flooding hits Crystal, N.D.
Residents in Crystal, North Dakota say they're dealing with the worst flooding they've seen since 2004.
Monday, April, 29, 2013 - WDAZ - News

NWS lowers Fargo flood forecast to 35.5 feet, crest expected Wednesday
The Red River here is expected to crest at 35.5 feet Wednesday, according to an updated flood forecast released by the National Weather Service this morning.
Monday, April, 29, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

Pembina area students answer flood fighting call
Up and down the Red River Valley, towns are taking precautions to prepare against the oncoming flood. The Pembina - Neche area has taken the first steps to tackle what National Weather Service says could be record-setting flooding.
Saturday, April, 27, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Grafton prepares for potential near-record flooding
Temporary clay dikes are going up in Grafton as the community prepares for what could be near record flooding of the Park River. And just to the south in the town of Minto people are filling sand bags to protect their homes as well.
Thursday, April, 25, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Lake region water could rise as early as the weekend
The effects of flooding could be felt in the Lake Region as soon as this weekend when temperatures are expected to reach into the 60s. That warm weather will hasten the spring melt, leaving rural roads vulnerable.
Wednesday, April, 24, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Fargo flood outlook improves after new forecast from National Weather Service
Sandbag Central is officially closed after an improving flood forecast from the National Weather Service today.
Wednesday, April, 24, 2013 - WDAZ - News

About 80 Guard members deployed for Fargo flooding
North Dakota National Guard officials say about 80 soldiers are in Fargo helping with flood fighting efforts.
Wednesday, April, 24, 2013 - Associated Press - News