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Twelfth Avenue North Bridge in Fargo Closing March 30

FARGO, N.D.--The Red River Bridge at Fargo's 12th avenue North and Moorhead's 15th Avenue North will close at 8:30 a.m. on March 30. The City of Fargo is closing the bridge to remove railings and lighting prior to anticipated flooding.…

Cass County Sheriff's Office Opens Tactical Operation Center

CASS COUNTY, N.D.--The Cass County Sheriff's Office has officially opened their Tactical Operation Center. The center's goal is to provide direct access to law enforcement for rural community members who have questions regarding the COVID-19 Crisis and potential spring flooding.…

Cass County Preparing for Significant Flooding in Rural Areas

CASS COUNTY--Cass County is continuing to prepare for spring flooding despite experiencing a slow melt so far. County officials say rural residents in Kindred, Mapleton and Harwood need to plan for significant flooding due to the National Weather Service predicting…

City of Moorhead to Host Community Flood Update Meeting

MOORHEAD, Minn.--The City of Moorhead is holding a Community Flood Informational Meeting on March 12 at 6 p.m. at the Hjemkomst Center. The meeting will provide information about the City's flood preparations and potential flooding impacts. The City of Moorhead…

Weather Service: Risk of Red River Flooding Down Slightly

FARGO, N.D.--The risk of spring flooding in the Red River Valley has been reduced slightly because of limited precipitation in the last few weeks, although National Weather Service forecasters say there's still a lot of moisture in the system. The…

Canadian Officials Visiting Fargo to Assess Flooding Risks

FARGO, N.D.--Canadian officials are scheduled to visit Fargo and West Fargo on Tuesday to assess potential flood risks. North Dakota Representative Kim Koppelman coordinated the visit with Minister Ron Schuler, the Manitoba Minister of Infrastructure and member of the Manitoba…

Fargo to Begin Filling Sandbags in Case of Red River Flood

FARGO, N.D. --A city building dubbed Sandbag Central will soon be open for business as Fargo leaders prepare for spring flooding along the Red River. City Administrator Bruce Grubb told city commissioners Monday of plans to fill 250,000 sandbags in…

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