KVRR News Team Takes Two Awards in AP Great Plains Broadcast Contest

Reporter Shiina LoSciuto and photographer John Hanson placed first for "Spoiled Soil"

  FARGO, ND — We have to take a moment to congratulate our team at KVRR Local News. We won two awards in the 2016 AP Great Plains Broadcast Contest, which included twenty broadcast outlets in North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska. Reporter Shiina LoSciuto and Photographer John Hanson placed 1st in the Agriculture category for their story “Spoiled Soil”…

Moszer to be Honored on National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington D.C.

Join us for our coverage as the nation honors those killed in the line of duty

  FARGO, ND — Fallen Fargo Police Officer Jason Moszer will be honored as his name is engraved on the National Law Enforcement Officers memorial in Washington D.C. KVRR will be there live starting Saturday night from a candlelight vigil on the National Mall right through the National Peace Officers Memorial Day service on Monday. Join us for our coverage…

Kennedy Elementary Students Learn About Weather with Two Familiar Faces

North Dakota State Climatologist Adnan Akyuz visited with the first graders about our weather patterns

FARGO, N.D. — A tornado was reported “inside” Kennedy Elementary School in Fargo. North Dakota State Climatologist Adnan Akyuz visited with the first graders about our weather patterns. He created a tornado in the classroom using an enclosed chamber as part of his demonstration with the help of KVRR’s very own Chief Meteorologist Rob Kupec. Akyuz says it’s always best…

KVRR After Dark: Rob is Sucked into the News

Original Air Date: 4-20-2017

KVRR STUDIO: Chief Meteorologist Rob Kupec is so sucked into the national news, he misses his cue for national weather.  Special thank you to the Lincoln Police Department for their dash cam video of the lighting strike! All in a day’s work.  Happy Friday, everyone! Categories: Community, Local News, The Buzz Tags: KVRR, news, ROB KUPEC, weather

Coach of the Week: West Fargo Softball’s Pat Johnson

The Packers are 9-0, going for their 20th consecutive state title

FARGO, N.D. — West Fargo softball coach Pat Johnson is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Johnson is in his 23rd season coaching the Packers, and he has led them to a state championship in each of the last 19 seasons. This year, West Fargo is already off to another hot 9-0 start, outscoring opponents 109-25 in the stretch. Categories:…

Coach of the Week: UND Football’s Bubba Schweigert

Schweigert led the Fighting Hawks to their first FCS Playoff appearance in 2016

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota football coach Bubba Schweigert is the KVRR Coach of the Week. The Fighting Hawks are in their final week of spring practice, with their spring game on April 14, and they are coming off their first trip to the FCS Playoffs. KVRR Sports Director Keith Albertson and Schweigert discuss spring practice…

West Fargo’s Moton Moves One Step Closer to Am Fam Play of the Winter

Moton Advances to Finals with Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — KVRR is letting you pick the top play of the winter sports season. In the first semifinal matchup, West Fargo girls basketball player Akealy Moton received more votes than Red River’s boys basketball team to advance to the Final. Two more nominees will be revealed on Friday, and the winner of that matchup with square of against…

Coming Up on KVRR Local News @ 9!

Here are some of the stories we are working on

KVRR LOCAL NEWS @ 9 — Here are some of the stories we are working on bringing you at 9! KVRR Reporter Shiina LoSciuto says North Dakota lawmakers are considering a bill that expands boundaries for campus police in the state. KVRR Reporter Nick Broadway brings us his full report on trash on the highway.  If you choose to litter,…

What’s Got Reporter Nick Broadway So Startled? Find Out on KVRR Local News @ 6!

Here's what we're working on for you at 6!

KVRR LOCAL NEWS @ 6 — Here’s what we’re working on to bring you at 6: KVRR Reporter Nick Broadway says lawmakers in North Dakota are considering raising the penalty when it comes to motorists who toss trash outside the car while driving down state highways. How much does law enforcement pay attention to the fines in place now?  Find…