Erik Burgess covers city and county government for The Forum. He started as the paper's night reporter in 2012, after graduating from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn. He was born and raised in Grand Forks, N.D., and also spent time interning at the Grand Forks Herald.
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Following treatment, Walaker, 73, experienced weakness and was hospitalized, city spokeswoman Karena Carlson said in a news release. Walaker has made “significant improvement” recently and is now recovering at home...
FARGO – At the time of his death on Tuesday, Darrell “Chip” Wadena owed over $731,000 to the White Earth tribe in northern Minnesota, stemming from his conviction in federal court of stealing money from the tribe for personal profit. Wadena died Tuesday at Vibra Hospital in Fargo. He was 75.
FARGO, ND - For local weather and climate experts, the correlation is clear: Talking about the rising global temperatures can lead to hot tempers. It can be a frustrating process for scientists to be wrapped up in a debate fraught with “political dogma,” said John Wheeler, chief meteorologist at WDAY-TV. “Interestingly enough, both sides (Republican and Democrat) will use science as a way to defend their points of view, without really – and this is going to sound cold and mean – without really having much of a grasp of c
FARGO – Marcus Theatres is shelving its plan to offer liquor in movie theaters here, citing reluctance from community leaders and residents. When Marcus, which operates Fargo’s two major first-run theaters, proposed setting up a lounge and bar area in the West Acres Cinema in February, it was met with resistance from some, including Mayor Dennis Walaker, who said movie theaters were a family-friendly environment that didn’t need booze. Bob Menefee, the company’s vice president of marketing a