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LIVE: Zoo Homeschooling

It's possible that some parents might be forgiven, in these days of keeping kids at home, for feeling a bit like they're keeping little wild animals of their own. After all, children haven't been…

WATCH: MN Department of Health update on COVID-19

  (FOX 9) - The Minnesota Department of Health reported 629 new cases of COVID-19 and nine more deaths Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases the state has seen to 57,779 and the death toll from the disease to 1,629. Approximately 89 percent of the state's…

Fargo company to conduct patient trials for COVID-19 vaccine

FARGO, ND – A Fargo-based medical research company has been chosen to conduct two clinical trials that could lead to a vaccine for COVID-19. Lillestol Research is among several facilities across the nation involved in “Operation Warp Speed”, the federal…

LIVE: Lunch Aid

The pandemic is raising hunger levels here at home to worrying new heights. And it's not as if hunger was an unknown problem before Covid-19 came to be our community. After some families in…

North Dakota reservation orders masks after COVID-19 spike

FARGO, N.D. (AP)--Tribal leaders on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in northeastern North Dakota are requiring residents to wear masks to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. It's a rare move in a state where face coverings have not…

LIVE: The Midwest and the Election

With only three months away from what could be the most significant presidential election in modern history, a new story from one of the world's foremost economic news sources says we voters here in the…

Gov. Burgum holds a COVID-19 press briefing

BISMARCK, N.D.--Gov. Doug Burgum is holding a press briefing to provide an update on the COVID-19 pandemic. Burgum will be joined by North Dakota Commerce Commissioner Michelle Kommer to discuss the Economic Resiliency Grant program. You can watch the press…

LIVE: Food Justice

We've been talking a lot about social justice in the news, ever since the world was rocked by George's Floyd's killing. This morning, there's a new fuel for addressing a kind of social injustice…

DFL criticizes MNGOP for "politicizing COVID-19"

MINNESOTA - The DFL is responding to Republican criticism of the mask mandate, and calling out the GOP for politicizing COVID-19. Party Chairman Ken Martin says this was not a political issue, but it's…

North Dakota reports 112 new COVID-19 cases Monday

CASS COUNTY, N.D.–The North Dakota Department of Health reports 112 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths on Monday. Twenty-five counties report new cases. Burleigh County reports the most new cases with 25 and Cass County the second most with…

LIVE: 30 Looks Good on You: The Anniversary of the ADA

Hard to believe, but only thirty years ago this Sunday, America's biggest minority group had very little in the way of protection when it came to being discriminated against. We're talking about people with disabilities.…

Moorhead Businesses Making Changes For Mask Mandate

MOORHEAD, MINN. -- Businesses across Minnesota are adjusting after Saturday's start of mandatory masks for all customers. At Junkyard Brewing Company in Moorhead, a sign is at the front door asking people to either walk…

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