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Tim Pawlenty: Thanks, but No Thanks to Run for Senate Seat

  MINNESOTA -- One of the biggest Republican names in Minnesota politics isn't interested in running for the Senate. Former Minnesota governor and presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty had considered running for the seat vacated by Al Franken. The GOP thought…

UND Welcomes New Athletics Director

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- UND has officially welcomed Bill Chaves to the Fighting Hawks family. A press conference was held in Grand Forks to introduce Chaves as the 16th Athletics Director for the university.…

Net-Neutrality Battle Headed to Court

  NATIONAL -- The battle over net-neutrality rules is headed to court. A group of attorneys general for 21 states and the District of Columbia has sued to block the Federal Communications Commission's repeal of the rules. They barred companies…

Oil Production in North Dakota Increasing

  NORTH DAKOTA -- Oil production in North Dakota is increasing amid rebounding oil prices and technology advances. But officials say the infrastructure needed to capture the natural gas byproduct isn't keeping up. North Dakota Petroleum Council President Ron Ness…

Money Talks: 401k

Retirement might seem like a long way away, but if you don't start paying attention to your retirement investments now, retirement itself might never come. The markets have been riding on a high since…

Unique Yoga Classes Offered in Downtown Fargo

FARGO, N.D. -- A downtown Fargo yoga studio is offering many unique classes, one of which includes your four legged friend! Dani Lynn Yoga located on Broadway, offers daily and monthly specialty classes…

Police: Driver of Car May Have Been Under the Influence

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Authorities say the driver of a car that crashed into the second floor of a dentist office admitted to using narcotics earlier in the day. On Sunday, Orange County Fire Authorities responded to a crash…

F-M Diversion Task Force Report to be Released

  REGIONAL -- A final report from the task force formed to help revive the stalled flood project for the Fargo-Moorhead area is expected to be released this week. Fargo Mayor Tim Mahoney, who also chairs the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority,…

2017 Drought Impact on North Dakota Crops

  NORTH DAKOTA -- Drought in 2017 impacted the production of most crops in North Dakota. The latest report from the Agriculture Department shows soybean production in the state down 4 percent from the previous year, corn down 13 percent,…

Changes Coming to the Minnesota State Fair

  REGIONAL -- The Minnesota State Fairgrounds is getting an $11.1 million face-lift. The State Fair's board of managers on Sunday approved $7.2 million in capital improvements and $3.8 million in maintenance projects for the coming year. The work will…

FM Diversion Task Force Report Due This Week

FARGO, N.D. (AP) _ A task force formed to help revive a stalled flood project for the Fargo area discussed many options, but the city's mayor is hoping for one recommendation from the group's efforts. North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum…

Behind the Scenes at Fargo's Chick-fil-A

FARGO, N.D. -- Fargo is just a week away from being the second city in North Dakota to have a Chick-fil-A. They opened their doors for a few hours today to help train some…

Roxana Saberi Working for CBS News as London Correspondent

FARGO, N.D. -- A Concordia College graduate, former Miss North Dakota and former prisoner of Iran is now working for CBS News as a London-based correspondent. Roxana Saberi graduated from Fargo North in 1994 and from Concordia College in 1997.…