WDAY / WDAZ Staff
Welcome to your news update. MAN HIT BY PICKUP TRUCK IN GRAND FORKS A man is in Altru hospital this morning after being hit by a pickup truck in Grand Forks.
Welcome to your news update. UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA PRESIDENT MEETING WITH MAJOR DONOR OVER DISPUTE U.N.D.'s President Mark Kennedy is meeting with Kris Engelstad McGarry this morning, in hopes of ironing out disagreements and differences between the foundation and the school.
Welcome to your news update. HOMES NORTH OF GRAND FORKS WITHOUT POWER A region of homes north of Grand Forks are still without power this morning after witnesses said a tractor took down several power lines near 7th Avenue SE in Manvel, North Dakota.
BISMARCK—You may need to keep an eye out for buckling pavement on the roads, which happens when there's a swing in temperatures. A stretch of road in Bismarck on State Street shows you just what could happen. In between Spaulding and Divide Avenues, there's a large crack crossing the southbound lanes. They have the right lane currently blocked off so be careful if you're traveling in that area.
MANVEL—Electrical crews are working to restore power Monday evening after a witness says a tractor took down power lines in Manvel, North Dakota, which is North of Grand Forks. WDAY has learned the tractor was driving through town, hauling a cultivator, but couldn't clear the lines. Neighbors say it blew a transformer and many houses are without power. Otter Tail Electric has been on scene since 6:00 Monday evening.
NEW YORK MILLS—We're learning more about a story brought to you last week . Our team is still working to confirm the identity of human remains found in New York Mills. A video was taken of where the bones were discovered last weekend. Another media outlet is saying they belong to a person who hasn't been seen since 2016.
FARGO—Anyone who usually drives through 13th Avenue should expect some delays on Tuesday. In the morning construction starts on the south side of the 13th Avenue and 48th Street intersection. Drivers will be stuck with one lane for at least four days while crews install a new water main and storm sewer. They expect to be done by Friday as long as the weather behaves.
FARGO -- Our nation's heroes were honored Monday in Fargo at a touching ceremony. Hundreds looked on as our nation's flag was marched through Riverside Cemetery. This was followed by a ceremony reflecting on the sacrifices so many have made. A band played in between speakers- who shared messages of gratitude and remembrance. "The whole world should stop and honor America's Fallen on Memorial Day. Not as a gesture endorsing any nation or political group, but in honor of the brave men and women who gave their lives," said Barb Danielson, FW Post 762 Fargo Auxiliary.
GRAND FORKS—A busy street in Grand Forks could soon close as crews repair an aging rail crossing. Crews are set to start work on the crossing at North Third Street in Downtown Grand Forks next month. A BNSF spokesperson tells WDAY and WDAZ they will install new track panels and concrete surfaces. It's a project that will require them to close the street for about a day. BNSF plans to notify the city in advance of the closure. Train and car traffic is expected to be re-routed from the area.
Welcome to your news update. SUSPECT IN REPORTED STABBING STILL ON THE LOOSE WDAY and WDAZ are following up with Fargo police this morning after we learned a suspect in a reporterd stabbing is still on the loose.