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Minnesota Family Included In $50 Million IKEA Settlement

Three Children Killed By Falling Dressers

Three families, including the family of 2-year-old Ted McGee of Apple Valley, say IKEA is agreeing to pay $50 million because their toddlers died when the company’s dressers tipped over on them. The tentative settlements involve the deaths of 2-year-olds in Apple Valley; West Chester, Pennsylvania; and Snohomish, Washington. The Swedish home furnishings retailer has recalled millions of chests and…

Fargo Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect

Police say the suspect got away with an unknown amount of cash

Fargo Police are searching for a suspect in a robbery of a gas station late Tuesday night. Police say a masked man walked into Casey’s General Store at 2002 25th Street South at about 10:30pm, pointed a gun at an employee behind the counter and demanded money. The employee cooperated and handed over an unknown amount of cash. The suspect…

An Unexpected Morning For the YWCA

Flooding Takes Over The YWCA

Flooding at the YWCA Cass Clay Emergency Shelter caused them to shut down for the day. The Fargo Fire Department was onsite mid-morning due to a burst sprinkler pipe.Water spread to three different floors of the building and a cleaning service has been working rapidly to clean it up. Luckily, there was no structural damage and all women, children and…

Pet Connection: Meet Susan

Meet Susan, a year-and-a-half-old female pit bull who almost didn’t make it out of a regional pound. The gray pit bull’s velvety coat and melting eyes notwithstanding, Susan was almost put to sleep because controversy over her breed made her less likely to find a home for adoption than other dogs. That didn’t stop volunteers with 4 Luv of Dog….

Unique Bison Wear at NDSU Bookstore

With the big Bison game tomorrow, the NDSU bookstore has seen a peak in shoppers getting their last minute gear. The store offers a variety of unique clothing and accessories, such as necklaces and sweaters. With the cold weather expected tomorrow, Mary Sivertson, who is the store’s buyer says that the winter gear is very popular. “A lot of people…

JL Beers Hosts Ugly Sweater Competition

Looking to put that ugly Christmas sweater to good use? JL Beers on Highway 10 in Moorhead held their annual Ugly Christmas Sweater competition. Visitors showed up wearing their ugliest sweater and got their picture taken by the staff for a chance to win a $25 gift card. Anyone can vote for their favorite sweater by going to the Moorhead…