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North Dakota Guard Members Get New Pandemic Orders

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Dozens of North Dakota National Guard members are resuming support for the state’s coronavirus pandemic response. The Guard announced Friday that about 50 of its members are assisting the state Health Department with contact tracing and…

Northern Plains Botanic Garden aims for improvement

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) --The Northern Plains Botanic Garden is adding a taste of fall to its grounds. At its 'Scarecrows in the Garden' event, the Botanic Society placed locally crafted scarecrows for sale to help…

Federal panel rejects COVID-19 booster shots for most Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) - An influential federal advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to offer Pfizer booster shots against COVID-19 to most Americans, dealing a heavy blow to the Biden administration’s effort to shore up people’s protection amid the highly…

North Dakota tribal leaders call for split House districts

BISMARCK, N.D. - Some North Dakota tribal leaders want lawmakers to split legislative House districts that include reservations. The leaders told a legislative redistricting committee Wednesday such a move will increase the odds for electing American Indians to the Legislature.…

LIVE: Scarecrows in the Garden

Scary thought indeed: your green, gorgeous, and growing garden is probably weeks, if not days, away from the first frost (and maybe freeze) of the season. But this weekend you can scare off the end-of-summer…

Judge pleads guilty to drunken driving charge

FARGO (KVRR) - A state district court judge has pleaded guilty to a drunken driving charge after police say she crashed into two parked cars in downtown Fargo. Judge Cherie Clark of Jamestown pleaded guilty to misdemeanor DUI in Fargo…

North Dakota will receive 49 Afghan evacuees later this month

BISMARCK, N.D. (KVRR) - The North Dakota Department of Human Services announced today that it has been notified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that North Dakota will receive 49 legal and fully vetted Afghan evacuees starting…

Fargo Amazon facility gets ready for business

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) --Fargo's Amazon facility is getting ready to begin fulfilling orders. With the construction of the new facility complete, orders will soon be ready to be boxed up and shipped to their…

North Dakota judge cited for DUI

FARGO (KVRR/KFGO) - A North Dakota district court judge has been cited for DUI after police say she hit two parked cars in downtown Fargo. Police responded to a crash at around 11:45 p.m. on Sept. 11 near the corner…

Photo gallery: See inside Amazon's Fargo Fulfillment Center

FARGO (KVRR) - After more than a year of construction and planning, final preparations are being made for Amazon's Fargo Fulfillment Center to officially open Sunday, Sept. 19. The 1.1 million square foot building has 1.3 million square feet…

Fargo Public Schools to offer COVID-19 testing for students

FARGO (KVRR) - Fargo public school students will soon be able to get tested for COVID-19 without taking a special trip to a clinic or testing site. Fargo Public Schools is preparing to launch an in-school COVID-19 testing program.  Each…

West Fargo assistant police chief Jerry Boyer resigns

WEST FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) - A city spokesperson says West Fargo Assistant Chief Jerry Boyer has resigned. His last day with the department will be Oct. 1. Boyer has been on paid administrative leave "due to an ongoing, internal investigation…

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