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LIVE: Clay County Sheriff's Race

Patrol officers work with the public every day to make our streets safer, and the people who oversee them see and hear a lot. Lt. Mark Empting started his career as a patrol officer…

LIVE: Clay County Sheriff's Race

Keeping track of people on their way out of the corrections system is a full-time job with significant consequences for our safety here in the Red River Valley. And that safety has been in…

Pet Connection: Meet Kiwi

Kiwi was picked up from the city pound already about to become a mom. The sweet-natured little kitty shortly thereafter gave birth to a litter of kittens, and has since bounced back from the…

Sanford Occupational Therapist Explains Ergonomics

FARGO, N.D.-- Neck, back, and wrist pain are all very common among those who sit for extended periods of time at the office. A Sanford occupational therapist explains "Ergonomics" as making adjustments to your…

Essentia NICU Nurse Gets Surprise Celebration

FARGO, N.D. -- Vicki Holtan, who's been a NICU nurse for 40 years, got quite the surprise from her family and co-workers. "We said we're going to a Redhawks game, we're at the lake... We…

LIVE: New Hope for Autism Families in ND

It's a change to North Dakota's health care laws that could pave the way for a brighter future for families with autism. That, after North Dakota insurance officials this week made it mandatory for…

Paralyzed Hockey Player Says He Can Move His Toes

The former Minnesota high school hockey player who was left paralyzed after a game injury is continuing to make progress. Jack Jablonski can move his toes. The now 22-year-old posted a video to Twitter with the caption, "Moving my toes…

Health Department Issues Warning About Blue-Green Algae

BISMARCK, N.D. -- North Dakota's Health Department is warning people to avoid blue-green algae. Hot summer weather contributes to the production of the algae in bodies of water. Ingesting the affected water can make you sick and it can also…

LIVE: Pet Connection: Meet Bosco (Again)

If you live to be as old as Bosco is, chances are, you'll have seen some heartbreak in life. This little old gent broke our hearts when he was returned by his adoptive owners,…

GoFundMe Created for 22-Year-Old Crash Victim

FARGO, N.D. -- After a crash with a van of a North Dakota basketball team and two twenty year old's, family and friends have started a go fund me page. Cameron Bolton, the passenger in the car, is in critical…

Sanford South Urgent Care A/C Back On, Clinic Still Closed

UPDATE – The air conditioning at Sanford's South University Urgent Care in Fargo is back on, but the clinic is still closed. The facility at 1720 University Drive South had problems with an underground pipe. Because of the warm temperatures in…