Author: Raya Quttaineh

Fargo Police asks for public’s help finding missing teenager

13-year-old Christian Balderston is missing

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Police Department is looking for information regarding a missing teenager in Fargo. 13-year-old Christian Balderston is 5’9″ and 160 lbs. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, white Nike hightops, a red Champion hoodie and black Pittsburg Steelers cap. Contact Red River Valley Regional Dispatch at 701-235-4493 if you have information regarding his whereabouts. Categories:…

Woman arrested after police say she stabbed a man in the chest

The extent of the man's injuries are unknown

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — 31-year-old Christine Jones is charged with Aggravated Assault after police say she stabbed a man in the chest with a knife Saturday morning in Grand Forks. It happened at the 2000 block of Dyke Ave. Officers located Jones at the 100 block of Cottonwood. Authorities say the man knew Jones. The man was transported to Altru…

“Cares for Kids” Radiothon raises money for Sanford Children’s Hospital

Three local radio stations join forces for the event

FARGO, N.D. — Nine-month-old Ava is now strong and healthy, but when she was born at just 23 weeks, her home for more than six months would be the NICU at Sanford Children’s Hospital. “One saying that we always go back to is, ‘You never realize how strong you are until being strong is the only option you have,’ and…

Experts educate community on spring flood preparedness

Fargo hosted first of three flood awareness meetings to take place across the Red River Valley

FARGO, N.D. — According to the National Centers for Environmental Information, North Dakota and Minnesota had their wettest year on record in 2019. Heavy rain and quick snowmelt can increase chances of flooding. But it’s not all bad news. “The good news that I heard was the frost depth is not as deep as other bad flooding years, but some…

Midwives at Essentia Health help women live healthy lives

They provide an array of services for all women, including general check-ups and screenings

FARGO, N.D. — Midwives at Essentia Health have been helping women take care of their health for over 60 years. They provide services for women through different stages of life. They are there from their teen years through menopause. One new mom says she has no doubt she made the right choice of working with a midwife through her pregnancy…

Hotdish cook-off benefits Veterans Honor Flights of North Dakota/Minnesota

It's the first-ever hotdish competition the organization has hosted

MOORHEAD, Minn. — They say a little friendly competition never hurt anyone. But this cook-off isn’t just about placing first. “For our veterans, a lot of them would not be able to see our memorials unless we brought them there.” Organizers of the Veterans Honor Flights of North Dakota/Minnesota are hosting their first-ever hotdish competition at the Moorhead American Legion….

NDSU football championship trophies make appearance at Scheels

Bison fans got photos with the trophies and met with coaches

FARGO, N.D. — Bison football fans got to see the team’s prized possessions in person. All eight NCAA championship trophies were on display at the Scheels on 45th Street in Fargo. People were able to take pictures with the trophies and meet NDSU football coaches, including Head Coach Matt Entz. For one fan who’s been to all eight championships, being…

Police searching for driver of stolen vehicle

The driver led officers on a pursuit late Friday night

FARGO, MOORHEAD — Police are searching for the driver of what they say is a stolen vehicle that led them on a pursuit through the metro late Friday night. A Clay County deputy says the car was going 96 miles per hour in a 55 zone on Highway 75 near 15th Avenue. The driver then took off westbound on 28th…

Man arrested after police say he threatened someone with firearm

Authorities say a firearm was found at the scene

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead police responded to a disturbance at JC Chumleys on Main Avenue at 2 o’clock this morning. Someone had reported being threatened with a firearm while in the parking lot. The firearm was located at the scene. Officers detained several people, and say this was not a random event. 29-year-old Adam John Grieger was arrested without incident…

NDSU Bison Invited to White House

Sen. Kevin Cramer tweeted about the invitation from President Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Kevin Cramer tweeted a photo saying the NDSU Bison football team is invited to the White House after winning the FCS National Championship. The tweet says President Donald Trump asked specifically about Matt Entz and “how they keep doing it with new head coaches.” The Bison visited the White House last March for the first time….