Author: Max Mueller

Twin Valley man who died in crash on I-94 identified

FARGO, N.D. – Traffic on I-94 in the metro was slowed after a crash that killed at 75-year-old Twin Valley man. It happened around 1:15 Tuesday afternoon in the westbound lanes near the Red River Bridge. A car lost control veering into the center guardrail before swerving into a semi’s trailer and went into the ditch. The driver, Duane Gray…

Grand Forks High Schools are Taking Precautions for Their Upcoming Graduations

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – All three high schools will be hosting in person graduations following proper distancing guidelines. Only parents of graduating students will be allowed to join seniors and staff. Superintendent Terry Brenner says students and faculty might have to continue to use masks and social distancing if in person instruction returns in the fall. “One of the guidelines…

More Federal Relief Coming for Cities like Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Mayor Michael Brown along with Congressman Kelly Armstrong and Senator Kevin Cramer are talking about continued assistance for smaller communities from the federal government. Brown stressed the importance of help for local health care systems during another briefing on the pandemic in Grand Forks. Cramer outlined the newly announced Covid-19 AG support program giving 16 billion…

Great Plains Food Bank Hosts Facebook Live Concert Series For a Good Cause

Great Plains Food Bank has been helping people stay entertained while they’re home. The North Dakota based country group Dakota Bay performed a Facebook live concert. The Facebook live fundraising series is hosted by Great Plains Food Bank with proceeds benefiting Great Plains and its partners. The food bank has seen a 44 percent increase in the need for food…

Increased Traffic Enforcement for MN Fishing Opener

MINNESOTA – The State Patrol is preparing for increased traffic this weekend for the fishing opener. They are increasing traffic enforcement along interstates and highways leading to popular fishing areas. They are also asking motorists to not carpool or share a boat with people other than those in your immediate household. Trailers should also be checked to ensure that they…

Matt’s Automotive Will Reopen All Locations

Its West Acres location was reopened last week

FARGO-MOORHEAD – There will be a few more places to have your car looked at as Matt’s Automotive Center will reopen all locations over the next two weeks. Matt’s kept two locations open during the pandemic and reopened its West Acres location last week. Many measures are being taken to ensure the safety of customers and employees such as sanitizing…

A local expert says the numbers show now is a good time for businesses to reopen

North Dakota averages less than one death per day from Covid-19 since the outbreak began

FARGO N.D. — NDSU Professor Dr. Paul Carson says looking at new hospitalizations and deaths instead of new cases is a better way of gauging the virus. As testing across North Dakota has increased, the number of hospitalizations and deaths have leveled off. Carson still urges people to take necessary precautions when going out in public. “Whatever we do that…

Grand Forks is making sure everyone can as stay as safe as possible when businesses reopen

GRAND FORKS N.D. — Mayor Michael Brown urging people to continue taking precautions like wearing masks, physically distancing and washing your hands. An increased number of Covid-19 cases are linked to Grand Forks with 145 LM Wind Power employees testing positive. The mayor says if new cases begin to rise again businesses may need to be closed again to slow…