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Rural West Fargo House Fire Caused by Blowtorch

WEST FARGO, N.D. Firefighters say a man using a blowtorch to melt ice on his rural West Fargo house set it on fire. West Fargo and Harwood Fire Departments responded to the home at 6425 13th Street North after receiving…

Police Looking for Car After Crash with Train

MOORHEAD, Minn. Moorhead police are looking for a vehicle after it crashed into a train and took off. Police say they're looking for information on a dark colored four door Grand Prix with heavy damage to its right rear corner…

City Helps People Identify Legitimate Taxi Services

FARGO, ND The New Year is bringing new rules for people giving rides in Fargo. Transportation providers including taxis, limos and services for the impaired will now require a decal starting January 1st. The decal shows the vehicle and driver…

Road Conditions Prevented Quicker Power Outage Relief

JAMESTOWN, N.D. The Otter Tail Power Company says about 20 communities in the Stutsman County area were without power after the holiday storm hit. They say road conditions were the biggest problem. After the storm, road obstructions and low visibility…

Valley City Loses City Attorney

  It's another shake-up for Valley City. Officials say they are officially hiring a new City Attorney. City Attorney Russ Myhre says he will stay on for six months or until the city commission hires someone for his job. The…

Roads May be Open; NDDOT, MNDOT Still Urge Caution

The North Dakota Department of Transportation has reopened all major roadways and has lifted the no travel advisories throughout the state but road officials still want you to drive with caution when it comes to venturing out. This includes I-94 between…

Icy Roads Change Plans For Many

Many holiday travel plans were cancelled because of the weather, even if you didn't have far to go. "It's not worth your life so stay home," said Lance Figgins. This is advice coming from a truck driver of over 30…

Churches United Celebrates Christmas

Santa is not the only one giving gifts this Christmas. With the community's help, joy is spread throughout the town. Churches United for the Homeless in Moorhead is the largest homeless shelter in northwestern Minnesota. "A lot of folks who…

Ex-Wham! And Solo Singer George Michael Dead at 53

One of the biggest hit-makers of the 1980's and 90's has died. Ex-Wham! and solo singer George Michael has died at the age of 53, according to his publicist. He is said to have "passed away peacefully at home" in…

Two People Walking On Highway 29 Are Hit, One Killed

A Christmas morning tragedy in Becker County. A woman is dead and a man is in the hospital after getting hit while walking on County Highway 29, 5 miles north of Frazee. The sheriff's office tells us Alexis Birky, 20,…

Dispute Leads to Alleged Christmas Eve Murder

FARGO, N.D. In the early hours of this morning, a tragedy unfolded in a Fargo neighborhood. A domestic dispute ending in the alleged murder of a 26–year–old Fargo man. Police responded to a call at this home at about 4:20…

Moorhead Ice Skating Rinks Open

MOORHEAD, Minn. Fargo outdoor skating rinks opened yesterday, but now it's Moorhead's turn. It's the first day open for eight outdoor rinks and adjoining warming houses in Moorhead. Unfortunately, it was a bit too…

Minnesota Family Included In $50 Million IKEA Settlement

Three families, including the family of 2-year-old Ted McGee of Apple Valley, say IKEA is agreeing to pay $50 million because their toddlers died when the company's dressers tipped over on them. The tentative settlements involve the deaths of 2-year-olds…

Emergency Food Pantry Is Running Out Of Food

The Emergency Food Pantry serving Cass and Clay Counties is feeling the "pinch." The executive director says the panty is seeing record demand for help. In the first 10 months of the year, they served more people than all of…

New York Mills Teacher Arrested For Criminal Sexual Conduct

A New York Mills high school teacher has been taken into custody on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct. Agriculture teacher Kris Koll is being held in the Otter Tail County jail on the felony charge. New York Mills Superintendent Blaine…

Heitkamp "Likely" To Stay In The U.S. Senate

The odds of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp being appointed agriculture secretary by President-Elect Trump appear to be dwindling. In an interview on KFGO's "News and Views", Heitkamp was asked whether she intends to remain in the Senate. She said "it's likely…

Sanford Mystery Bears Delivered: Emma's New Friend

FARGO, N.D A mystery sender can't "bear" the thought of an unhappy child on Christmas. 13 month old Emma is now the proud owner of a handmade bear thanks to an anonymous donor. She is in the hospital for a…

Woodrow Wilson Apartments Begin Pre-Leasing

You've probably driven by the old Woodrow Wilson High School in Fargo. The building will soon be home to new lessons of life. Woodrow Wilson High School has anchored the corner of 4th Ave North and University since 1917. "This…

Head of Air Force Talks Drones in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, N.D. The Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force made a stop in Grand Forks to talk about the ground–breaking drone research going on in the city. "I do believe that there are areas that you're…

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