Construction & Traffic Updates

Main Avenue makeover project is complete

FARGO, N.D. -- The two-year Main Avenue makeover project has come to an end. Main Avenue between 8th Street and the 10th Street South underpass bridge is now completely open to traffic. That includes Main to University Drive heading east…

Crews work to repair water main break in West Fargo

WEST FARGO, N.D. -- An area in West Fargo didn't have water for part of Sunday as crews worked to repair a water main break on Fourth Avenue West. Water was shut off for properties between Fourth and Fifth Avenue…

Fargo Police close street for suicidal man with gun

UPDATE: Fargo Police say 42 Street S is now open to traffic. Negotiators were able to contact the suicidal man and get him to come out of the apartment without incident. The man will be taken to a local hospital…

Fargo's Main Avenue reconstruction making progress

FARGO, N.D. -- The Main Avenue Makeover project continues to make progress in Fargo. Crews are now working between west of the 10th Street South underpass to 8th Street South. They are creating sidewalks,…

Construction On Main Avenue Moving Into Phase 4

FARGO, N.D. -- Project Managers with Dakota Underground say the construction being done on Main Avenue in Downtown Fargo has moved to Phase 4. West of 10th street to University is now fully open. Workers are recommending you still take…

Gov. Burgum extends driver license renewals until August 31

BISMARCK, N.D.--Gov. Doug Burgum signed an executive order to extend vehicle registrations and driver license renewals until August 21. The new executive order replaces an old one which waived expiration dates for registrations and driver licenses. Anyone looking to renew…

LIVE: Bike Safety Awareness Month

We've been spending a lot of our mental efforts on staying safe from picking up the coronavirus when we go out into the world. Now, Fargo police are reminding us not to turn our backs…

Main Avenue road project begins in Downtown Fargo

FARGO, N.D. - The final phase of Main Avenue's road construction project begins in downtown Fargo. Following last year's phase that provided safer and easier travel from Veterans Memorial Bridge towards Broadway the final…

Sheyenne Street Urban Reconstruction Project Delayed Until 2021

WEST FARGO, N.D.--The City of West Fargo has delayed the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021. The City says the section planned for reconstruction, Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue West to Seventh Avenue West, was examined through the Core…

LIVE: Dealing With Downtown Parking

FARGO, ND - We've all had to deal with parking in the downtown area, and on a Friday night, sometimes it comes down to just how lucky you are if you find…

Concrete Truck Rollover Closes Exit Ramp in Fargo

FARGO, N.D.--A fully loaded Kost Materials concrete truck rolled onto its side while attempting to merge onto I-94 at approximately 8:50 a.m. on Wednesday. The driver was northbound on I-29 when he entered the exit ramp onto westbound I-94 and…

Open House Scheduled to Discuss Parking Options in Downtown Fargo

FARGO, N.D.--The public is invited to attend open house sessions to discuss the availability and use of public parking in Downtown Fargo. The Department of Planning and Development along with the Downtown Community Partnership and Interstate Parking will host two…

Section of North Broadway to Close Tuesday

FARGO, N.D.--Broadway will be closed between 35th and 36th Avenues North beginning on Tuesday, February 4. The street will be closed for construction of the Wastewater Plant. The City says the closure is expected to last up to three weeks.…

Jackknifed Semi Causes Traffic Jam on I-94

UPDATE: Trooper Gabe Irvis says the lanes have been cleared and traffic is moving smoothly again.   CASS COUNTY, N.D.--A jackknifed semi has caused traffic to come to a standstill on I-94 eastbound between Casselton and mapleton. The North…

NDHP Responds to Multiple Crashes in Fargo on Tuesday

FARGO, N.D.--The North Dakota Highway Patrol has responded to over 40 vehicle related incidents since 7 a.m. on Tuesday. They say they have received calls for over 20 crashes and more than 20 vehicles sliding off the road in the…

MATBUS Suspending NDSU Routes Early

FARGO, N.D.--MATBUS ended the majority of NDSU routes due to deteriorating weather and road conditions on Friday. The routes include 13U, 31, 32E, 32W, 33 and TapRide. Route 34 is expected to continue until further notice. MATBUS says certain routes,…

Travel Advisories Issued in Cass and Clay Counties

CLAY COUNTY, Minn.--The current weather conditions have already caused many highways and rural roads to become dangerous for travel. Clay County Sheriff Mark Empting has issued a no travel advisory for all of rural Clay County. He says there is…

NDDOT Seeks Comments on 2020 STIP Amendment

BISMARCK, N.D.--The North Dakota Department of Transportation is seeking input on amendments to the 2020-2023 State Transportation Improvement Program for previously unpublished projects. The two unpublished projects include: Replacing the centerline pipe east of Hurdsfield on ND 200 at a…

Update: All Lanes Open on I-94 Eastbound

UPDATE: The semi crash has been cleared and all lanes are open. DETROIT LAKES, Minn.--A semi crash on Interstate 94 eastbound has caused a lane closure. The right lane on I-94 near the Highway 78 interchange to Ashby will be…

LIVE: Treacherous Thanksgiving Travel

Wednesday is one of the busiest days of the Thanksgiving travel week, followed by Sunday, and just to make things even dicier, a major storm system is set to roll in to the region late…

Travel Conditions Deteriorate as Storm Arrives in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS--Blinding snow is falling fast in southern Minnesota where 12 inches or more is expected to accumulate during a busy holiday travel period. Officials warned residents to stay off the roads until the accompanying high winds die down. By early…

Block 9 Celebrates Topping Out

FARGO, N.D. -- The crews behind the Block 9 project in downtown Fargo are celebrating topping out at 235 feet on the corner of Broadway and Second Avenue North. The 117–million dollar project has…

2018 Traffic Fatalities Down from Previous Years in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D.--Traffic fatalities were down last year according to the 2018 North Dakota Crash Summary. North Dakota documented over 15-thousand motor vehicle accidents last year, resulting in 105 deaths. The fatality count has been falling each year since the modern-day…

West Fargo Celebrates Sheyenne Street Completion

WEST FARGO, N.D. -- State and city leaders, business owners and community members are celebrating the completion of the Sheyenne Street reconstruction project. The two–year West Fargo project is a collaboration between the city and…

I-94 Temporarily Closed Near Sterling, ND

STERLING, N.D.--Interstate 94 traveling westbound at Exit 90 is being temporarily closed. A semi hauling a crane went into the median near mile marker 85 just east of Sterling. There were no injuries during the incident. The North Dakota Highway…

Seasonal Parking Restrictions to Begin November 1

FARGO, N.D.--Seasonal night parking restrictions will be in place from November 1, 2019 through April 15, 2020. The city ordinance will restrict parking on Fargo streets between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. to allow city employees to remove snow and…

Fargo Mini Marathon Causes Road Closures in Moorhead

MOORHEAD, M.N.--The altered course route for the Fargo Mini Marathon will cause road closures. Between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Saturday, 15th Avenue North in Moorhead will be closed from 11th Street to the Red River.…

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