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Council Member Hopeful for Railroad Underpass

A $42 million railroad underpass project south of Moorhead High School is included in Governor Dayton's bonding bill. A city council member says this project is crucial to maintaining public safety. A big…

Search for Gophers Head Football Coach May be Over

It's been more than 48 hours since Minnesota Football parted ways with former Head Coach Tracy Claeys, but the wait for a new coach is reportedly over. KMSP Fox 9 in Minneapolis says the Gophers have tentatively reached an agreement…

Will Moorhead Get Their $42 Million Railroad Underpass?

  Gov. Dayton is asking the Minnesota Legislature to pony up for public construction projects. He has unveiled his $1.5 billion wish list of infrastructure upgrades, new buildings and early learning centers. A long sought after railroad underpass for Moorhead…

Man Accused in Breckenridge Shooting is Charged

A Breckenridge man has been charged with attempted murder for a shooting last Thursday night at a home in Breckenridge. Matthew Allard, 27, is accused of shooting Issac Herrera during an argument. Herrera was shot in the stomach and remains…

Moorhead Snowplow Driver Cited in Injury Crash

One person was hurt and the driver of a Moorhead city snow plow was cited following a crash. It happened shortly after 6 a.m. on Highway 75 near the 15th Avenue North intersection. Police say the snowplow was southbound when…

Minnesota House Begins 2017 Session

Minnesota's newly renovated capitol also held its first legislative session of the year. Gov. Dayton will give his State of the State on January 23. Republicans dominate both the House and…

Minnesota Based Company, MyPillow, Loses BBB Accreditation

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is losing faith in Minnesota-based MyPillow. The BBB has lowered MyPillow's rating to an "F", based on a pattern of complaints from consumers. The BBB has attempted to persuade MyPillow to discontinue…

This K9 Officer Needs a Name...Can You Help?

The Benton County Sheriff's Office is on the search for...a really great name. The Sheriff's Office posted a picture of their new one-year-old K9 officer and are asking for your help in giving him a name. The pup comes to…

Snow and Icy Roads Keep Minnesota Troopers Busy Along I-94

Un-suspecting drivers hit icy roads in Minnesota and kept the State Patrol busy. Sgt. Jesse Grabow says troopers responded to nearly 40 reports of vehicles sliding off the road and took about 20 crash reports after blowing snow covered icy…

KVRR 2016 Year in Review: Part I

As 2016 comes to a close this week, we take a look back at some of the stories that made headlines at the beginning of this year. Here's KVRR's…

Pet Connection: Meet Felix

  Felix is an adoptable Nanday conure, a small type of parrot, who's available for adoption from CAARE, the Center for Avian Adoption, Rescue and Education right here in West Fargo. The beautiful little…

Minnesota Travelers Get Heads Up From TSA About IDs

When it comes to IDs, Homeland Security says the Land of 10,000 Lakes is missing something. In a year, it could keep people from flying. "In about three or four years, everyone will have to have this compliance license if…

Police Looking for Car After Crash with Train

MOORHEAD, Minn. Moorhead police are looking for a vehicle after it crashed into a train and took off. Police say they're looking for information on a dark colored four door Grand Prix with heavy damage to its right rear corner…