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Lights On Afterschool Fun Run

FARGO, ND -- It may have been a day off for some students in the metro, but they laced up their shoes for the Annual Lights on Afterschool Youth 1K run. Kids who are…

KVRR Joins in Helping "Read for the Record"

FARGO, ND -- Some familiar faces read books aloud to children here in Fargo to help break a world record. KVRR's TJ Nelson and Alison Voorhees read Liz Wong's "Quakers" to kids at West…

North Dakota Granted Extension for Real ID Act

  NORTH DAKOTA -- North Dakota has been granted a waiver to get in compliance with the federal Real ID law. The federal government has granted the state an extension until October of 2020 to get in compliance with their…

MSUM Students Learn How to Plan a Super Bowl

MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A lot of prep goes into putting on the Super Bowl. MSUM students learned how they can eventually plan something as big as Super Bowl 52 from one of Minnesota's planning…

Northwestern Mutual Cycling for a Cause

FARGO, ND -- Cyclebar is partnering up with Northwestern Mutual to host a fundraiser in support of Breast Cancer Awareness month. After employees at Northwestern Mutual found out a coworker was diagnosed with breast…

Despite Severe Drought, North Dakota's Wine Industry on the Grow

  NORTH DAKOTA -- Despite severe drought conditions, North Dakota's wine industry rapidly continues to grow. Wine industry officials in the state say North Dakota's warmer climate these past months have allowed the cold-climate grapes to ripen faster. While the…

Minnesota Submits Bid to be Amazon's Second HQ

  ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The state of Minnesota has submitted a bid to be the spot for Amazon's second headquarters. While the details behind the bid haven't been released, the economic development commissioner says they promoted Minnesota's diverse workforce,…

Minnesota Granted Real ID Extension

  ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota residents are in the clear for at least another year when it comes to their driver's licenses. Gov. Dayton says the state has received an extension on the Real ID law, allowing Minnesota residents…

Diversion Task Force Members Announced

  FARGO, ND -- Governor Burgum and Governor Dayton have announced the members who make up the task force created to work on creating balance with Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project. The New Task Force will be co-chaired by the governors,…

How the Metro is Battling the Opioid Epidemic

FARGO, ND -- Last year, 23 people died from opioids in Cass County. This year, through September there have been nine. The numbers seem to be decreasing in the metro, but the epidemic is…