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American Express to raise credit card rates
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Hope Church to buy Grand Cities Mall
Spirit Lake Nation putting extra housing funding to work
Initiative aims to increase rural exports
Flu season peaks at 5,000 cases in North Dakota
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September 14, 2014
Hurricane Odile Impacting Baja California
Hurricane Odile is barreling toward Baja California. Right now, a Category 3 storm with max sustained wind at 125 mph. It projected to ride along...
September 14, 2014 - 7:25pm
July 23, 2014
Rainfall Totals For Monday and Monday Night
North Dakota: Michigan (2 mi. W): 4.02" Grand Forks (1 mi. SW): 3.40" Oslo (3 mi. WNW): 2.89" Grand Forks (NWS): 2.74" SE Grand...
July 23, 2014 - 2:48pm
July 14, 2014
After heavy rains, rising lake levels force some businesses to shut down
Heavy, recent rains and rising lake levels are now hitting resort owners right where it hurts, their pocketbooks. As Reporter Kevin Wallevand tells us, the high water has surrounded cabins, and even shut down business for some.
July 14, 2014 - 8:31pm
Heavy rains near Otter Tail and Wadena creating summer nightmares for homeowners and city crews
Heavy recent rains near Otter Tail and Wadena, Minnesota, are creating mid-summer nightmares for homeowners and city crews. Overland flooding from south of Wadena is making its way into town. About 40-homes have water in the basement. Those heavy rains Thursday night are the...
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July 14, 2014 - 6:20pm
July 11, 2014
Grand Forks water rescue center opening
The Grand Forks County Sheriff’s Department said Friday it has named new its water operations center after Guy Miller, a Minto, N.D., man washed away by floodwater last spring. Miller’s family and friends donated funds to help the department buy a cabinet and plaque...
July 11, 2014 - 9:23pm
July 2, 2014
Devils Lake to peak after 1-inch rise
Devils Lake is likely to rise another inch or so this summer before evaporation and releases from an outlet system lower the lake as much as 2 feet by winter. The lake has a 50 percent chance of exceeding 1,453.5 feet above sea level, according to the latest flood...
July 2, 2014 - 11:04am
FEMA begins to tally flooding damage in southwestern Minnesota
LUVERNE, Minn. -- Federal and state disaster officials conducted preliminary damage assessments Tuesday in southwestern Minnesota in the wake of flooding in mid-June. Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the state office of Homeland Security...
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July 2, 2014 - 10:11am
Minnesota couple builds makeshift bridge to traverse flood waters
Frontenac, MN (CNN) - A Minnesota couple's river-front home is now an island, thanks to recent heavy rains. The only way to dry land is a canoe. That is, until they found a more inventive way to ride out the high water. Clay Ruggles – Built Bridge: "The big tree,...
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July 2, 2014 - 10:01am
July 1, 2014
Crews Search for Teen in Flooded Iowa Storm Drain
Rescue crews peered beneath manhole covers, used sonar in a lake and kept divers on standby in the search for a teenager who was swept away in...
July 1, 2014 - 1:55pm
Flood damage estimates coming as FEMA tours Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- The floodwaters are finally receding, and now the math begins. Federal emergency management officials will begin their statewide tour of Minnesota’s rain-saturated landscape today, the first step in a preliminary assessment of flood damage. To...
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July 1, 2014 - 10:31am
June 30, 2014
Despite rainy weekend, most of the region avoided further flooding issues
Despite a rainy weekend most of our region avoided further flooding issues. Good news for communities like Middle River, Minnesota that experienced flooding last week. The nation weather service says the heaviest rains took place in western North Dakota. And while an inch or...
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June 30, 2014 - 2:54pm
Flooding risk could decrease as region approaches dry spell
The end could be in sight for flooding along the Red River and other areas this week — provided that rain showers keep to a minimum. ...
June 30, 2014 - 10:03am
June 27, 2014
Some Prior Lake Residents See Silver Lining During Flood Fight
In Prior Lake, if you want to get sandbags from point A to point B, you're probably going to need a canoe. "It's better than carrying them," said Corey Minnich. "Wheel barrels don't work, lawn tractors don't work, so what else you going to do?" People are fighting to save their...
June 27, 2014 - 10:15pm
Street Flooding in Grafton
Periods of heavy rain have been common all across our region this evening. Any place the downpours have stalled, there has been some ponding or urban flooding. Here are somne pictures from Grafton taken this evening by Shane Shereck. We'll have more on the weather, including video...
June 27, 2014 - 9:11pm