Author: Austin Erickson

Work on I-94 & University Drive begins in Fargo

FARGO, ND – Construction has begun on I–94 and the South University Drive interchange. The project is going to add an additional lane to the westbound off–ramp, add sidewalks and replace street lights and traffic signals. Randy’s University Diner is just one of the businesses in the area. The owner says they’re hoping business won’t be impacted too much throughout…

West Fargo Schools Cuts The Ribbon For New Transportation Building

WEST FARGO, ND – West Fargo Schools opens its new transportation building, which the district says will help with its expanding fleet of buses. Growing enrollment has led the district to adding more vehicles, mechanics and office staff. West Fargo Schools says they outgrew their old facility, which held 50 buses, and the new building will fit nearly 100. The district says…

Man Killed in Rural Garfield, MN Shooting Identified

UPDATE: The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-old David Bragg was killed at his home Tuesday afternoon. Investigators say they interviewed everyone living at the house and no arrests have been made.   Bragg’s body has been sent to the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office in Ramsey, MN. The incident remains under investigation.   GARFIELD, Minn. – Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting…

Fargo makes an appearance on Jeopardy!

Jeopardy! Host Alex TrebekIt may be North Dakota’s largest city and the home of the Bison, but Fargo was also recently part of the game show Jeopardy. On Thursday’s show, host Alex Trebek gave the answer “This city, also the title of a film that won two Oscars, was named for a businessman known for 19th century transportation.” Contestants looked…

Students at Fargo’s Eagles Elementary Get Green Thumbs By Developing A Snack Garden

FARGO, ND – Students at Fargo’s Eagles Elementary School are learning about planting and healthy food while developing a snack garden. It’s part of a grant–funded project the school is using to teach kids about project–based learning. Fifth graders are creating their plan to build the garden this week. Later this month, they will work with Eagles Elementary’s Educational Autism Academy…

Fire Destroys Apartment Deck In Fargo

1/3 Picture: Danielle Church KVRR News Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Photo: Danielle Church KVRR News Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Photo: Danielle Church KVRR News Show Caption Hide Caption FARGO, ND  – Families in four apartments are displaced after a deck fire in South Fargo. Five fire crews responded around 6:30 Monday night at the 1500 block of 27th Avenue South….

Pure honey & Maple Syrup soon to be labeled as having added sugars

The Food and Drug Administration will soon require pure honey and maple syrup to be labeled as having added sugars, and North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring believes the move will only confuse consumers. The FDA suggests producers also use a symbol after the amount of added sugars telling consumers where these sugars occur naturally. The American Honey Producers Association…

Fargo woman dies in crash near Fergus Falls

A Fargo woman has been identified as the victim of a deadly crash near Fergus Falls. The Minnesota State Patrol says 26–year–old Rachel Tso died after her pickup was rear–ended by a semi on Interstate 94 Friday. Both vehicles then entered the Hansel Lake Rest Stop and the pickup caught fire. The truck driver wasn’t seriously hurt. Categories: Local News…

Missing Grand Forks Man Has Been Found

Grand Forks Police say Duane Bundy has been located

UPDATE:  Grand Forks Police say Duane Bundy has been located. *Original story below* GRAND FORKS, ND  – Grand Forks Police are asking for your help in finding 25-year-old Duane Bundy. Authorities say Bundy’s family hasn’t heard from him in several days and they are concerned for his safety. Bundy is known to visit Gilby and Johnstown, North Dakota and likes to…