KVRR News, Fargo, ND.
KVRR News, Fargo, ND.
KVRR on Twitter KVRR on Facebook
Click Here for Weather Alerts

Truckers Get Into Gear to Help Special Olympics



Bookmark and Share

      Truck and semi drivers moved their big rigs for a good cause.
      Nearly 60 semis lined up at the Red River Valley Fair Grounds in West Fargo Saturday morning for the World's Largest Truck Convoy to fundraise for North Dakota Special Olympics.
     North Dakota Special Olympics President and CEO Kathy Meagher says, "We are pretty excited about today, the number of truck drivers and truck companies participating today at this event has almost doubled since last year."
     An auction was also held at the event. Truck drivers bid on being the truck to lead the convoy know as the "lead dog" spot. This year's lead dog spot auctioned for $1,700.

     

Black Friday Shopping Begins Early  story with video

 Holiday shopping is in full swing as stores open up their doors this ...

Local Churches Serve Up Thanksgiving Dinner   story with video

Thanksgiving means sharing the day with family and friends, but not everyone ...

True Friends Cuts Ties with Savers

One Minnesota nonprofit is cutting ties with Savers after a state report alleged ...

Godfather's Donates Pizza to Shelter  Nov. 27

"Huffin For Stuffin" Thanksgiving Run  Nov. 27

Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect  Nov. 27

Nguyen Case Rejected by ND Supreme Court  Nov. 27

Cyber Shopping Safety Tips   story with video  Nov. 26

Dustin Hagman Misses Court Appearance  Nov. 26

Brian Mikul Reaches Plea Deal  Nov. 26

Three-Vehicle Crash in West Fargo  Nov. 26

Stensrud Gets 38 Years for Crossbow Killing  Nov. 26

Overcrowding Moves Kindergarteners   story with video  Nov. 26

Last Minute Thanksgiving Rush   story with video  Nov. 26

Woman Robs CVS In South Moorhead   Nov. 26

Pat Claus's Last Day On The Force  Nov. 26

Sex Offender Pleads Guilty  Nov. 26

Two Arrests Made in GF Burglaries  Nov. 26

3 Companies Ordered To Close  Nov. 26

Authorities Seize Feral Cats  Nov. 26

Judge Rejects Appeal from "American Sniper" Widow  Nov. 26

Study Says Preschool Prepares Kids Better  Nov. 26

KVRR News Archive
     

3 Companies Ordered To Close

Three companies have been ordered to stop doing business in ...

Cyber Shopping Safety Tips   story with video

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday right around the corner, shoppers are ...

Authorities Seize Feral Cats

More than 80 cats have been seized from a woman's home in Lankin, ND. ...

Last Minute Thanksgiving Rush   story with video  Nov. 26

Woman Robs CVS In South Moorhead   Nov. 26

Dustin Hagman Misses Court Appearance  Nov. 26

Overcrowding Moves Kindergarteners   story with video  Nov. 26

Sex Offender Pleads Guilty  Nov. 26

KVRR News Archive