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February 25, 2020
Water releases from the Jamestown Dam roll through the outlet structure. Releases from the Jamestown Dam were increased to 500 cfs at the same time releases at the Pipestem Dam were reduced to about 50 cfs. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Water releases decrease from Pipestem, increase from Jamestown Dam
February 25, 2020 - 6:00am
February 13, 2020
North Dakota National Guard officials gather Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, during a flood response drill at the Jamestown Civic Center. The map on the floor outlines various districts. John M. Steiner / The Sun
North Dakota National Guard prepares for flood response
February 13, 2020 - 5:25pm
January 21, 2020
Ducks fly from a water-covered cornfield Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, south of Mandan, N.D. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Trump declares disaster in North Dakota after fall snowstorm, flooding
January 21, 2020 - 2:56pm
January 8, 2020
A look at the Missouri River between Chamberlain and Oacoma on Wednesday, Jan. 8. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Flooding expected in Missouri River tributaries due to saturated soils in the Dakotas
January 8, 2020 - 3:55pm
January 5, 2020
The level of Lake Superior dropped some in December but still remains well above normal, adding to shoreline erosion during storms, like this on one Dec. 29. News Tribune file photo.
Lake Superior near monthly high-water record, again
January 5, 2020 - 4:14pm
January 2, 2020
Water begins to pour onto State Highway 37 north of Ethan, as water levels continue to rise following a storm on Sept. 12 in Davison County. (Matt Gade / Republic)
South Dakota cities rack up record precipitation totals in 2019
January 2, 2020 - 5:13pm
December 26, 2019
Western North Dakota's oil boom has brought people, prosperity and crime to the Peace Garden State. Nothing changed the state more this decade than the rapid rise in oil and gas production. File photo / Forum News Service
A dramatic decade: Top North Dakota stories of the decade
December 26, 2019 - 6:00am
December 1, 2019
Alexandria, S.D. farmer Richard Aulner, right, has a laugh with Zack Behrend, of Parkston/Kaylor Grain & Feed, while filling up his grain cart with pig feed a mile away from Aulner's feed bins. (Matt Gade / Forum News Service)play button
With horrid weather, flooding and other hurdles, South Dakota farmer says ‘2019 can kiss mine'
December 1, 2019 - 9:00am
November 19, 2019
Ducks fly from a water-covered cornfield Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, south of Mandan, N.D. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Burgum seeks more time to request presidential disaster declaration
November 19, 2019 - 5:33pm
November 8, 2019
Ducks fly from a water-covered cornfield Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, south of Mandan, N.D. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
USDA clears path to aid for farmers in 47 flood-stricken N.D. counties
November 8, 2019 - 10:44am
November 7, 2019
Three bucks and a smaller antlerless deer wade along the flooded Minnesota side of the Red River on Sunday, Oct. 20. (Trail cam photo courtesy of Jeff Boushee)
Trail camera that escaped Red River flooding yields some amazing images of wildlife in water
November 7, 2019 - 10:24am
November 4, 2019
The Pipestem Creek has jumped its banks into the floodplain as seen west of Jamestown on Tuesday. The Pipestem Dam is releasing water at a rate of 1,200 cubic feet per second as of Monday. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Corps extends 2,400 cfs releases from Pipestem, Jamestown dams
November 4, 2019 - 8:05pm
November 1, 2019
Swans feed on a harvested wheat field west of Manvel on Wednesday, Oct. 16. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Burgum requests federal relief for farmers after severe flooding
November 1, 2019 - 9:31am
October 23, 2019
Montpelier High School students and volunteers prepared and placed sandbags at the home of Kyla Lubenow on the outskirts of Montpelier Wednesday. High river levels are threatening the home and other buildings there. Kyla Lubenow / Special to The Sun
River and overland flooding threatening Stutsman County roads, homes
October 23, 2019 - 5:06pm
Severe flooding in winter; it's possible
October 23, 2019 - 6:00am