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Santa Village kicks off the holidays

  Fargo, N.D. (KVRR) -- "We are out here at Santa village for the Fargo parks department Santa village and it's a beautiful day for it, I love this is our opening day, beautiful…

State of Athletics: NDSU's Matt Larsen

FARGO, N.D. -- It's a busy time in the North Dakota State Athletics Department. Bison volleyball and soccer wrapped up their season. Football is vying for another FCS championship while both basketball teams…

Christmas tree shortages hit locally

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) - Thanksgiving is over and the Christmas tree frenzy has begun due to shortages. "We're literally running out in the United States," Owner of Baker Garden and Gift Eric Baker said.…

U.S. bans travel from South Africa due to COVID-19 variant

WASHINGTON  - Beginning Monday, the United States will ban travel from South Africa and 7 other African nations by non-US citizens following the discovery of a COVID-19 variant. Officials have named the variant “omicron." A World Health Organization panel has…

President Biden to visit Minnesota Tuesday

(FOX 9) - The White House announced President Joe Biden will visit Rosemount, Minnesota Tuesday. Biden will be in the state discussing the new Infrastructure Bill. The location of the visit hasn't been released yet.

Fire on Thanksgiving displaces Minot apartment residents

MINOT, N.D. - An apartment building fire on Thanksgiving in Minot displaced residents in four apartments. Firefighters said the blaze started in a basement laundry room that had an electrical panel. As firefighters first arrived at the apartment, they saw…

Murtha named North Dakota Investment Board director

BISMARCK, N.D. - An agency key to implementing new in-state investment components of North Dakota’s $8.3 billion oil tax savings has a new leader. The State Investment Board named Retirement and Investment Office interim Executive Director Jan Murtha to take…

Update: Fargo woman has been found safe.

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) - Police say a 20-year-old Fargo woman who was reported missing has been found safe. Fallon Mois was last seen on Wednesday, Nov. 17.  Her family reported her missing on Nov. 22.

FDA questions safety of COVID-19 pill during pregnancy

WASHINGTON - Federal health regulators say an experimental COVID-19 pill from Merck is effective against the virus, but they will seek input from outside experts on risks of birth defects and other potential problems in pregnant women. The Food and…

9th Annual Burn the Bird Run

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) -- The ninth annual Burn the Bird Run five K and ten K was earlier, runners gathered to start their thanksgiving with some cardio. Runners of all ages and fitness levels were…

Small Electrical Fire At Walmart in Dilworth

DILWORTH, Minn. (KVRR/KFGO) -- Dilworth and Moorhead fire crews responded to Walmart in Dilworth late this afternoon after an electrical fire. Clay County Sheriff Mark Empting, who is also the Dilworth fire chief, says the fire was in a piece…

Justice Dept. to prioritize prosecuting violence on flights

WASHINGTON - Attorney General Merrick Garland is directing U.S. attorneys across the nation to swiftly prioritize prosecution of federal crimes that happen on commercial flights. The directive comes as federal officials face a historic number of investigations into passenger behavior.  The…