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March Mania


April 1, 2020
An East Grand Forks Public Works Deptartment pickup blocks access to the Sorlie Bridge in downtown Grand Forks as city crews prepare to set up closures to the bridge as the Red River continues to rise Wednesday, April 1. Photo by Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Herald
Winter storm warning out for northeast ND, northwest Minnesota
April 1, 2020 - 5:52pm
March 19, 2020
The Red River is seen Thursday, March 19, flowing toward the Main Avenue Bridge between Moorhead and Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor play button
Red River in Fargo-Moorhead creeps upward as 'good, even thaw' continues
March 19, 2020 - 6:34pm
March 12, 2020
Red River floodwaters engulf two homes in March 2009 near Woodlawn Park in Moorhead. The photo looks east from Fargo as the river eclipsed its all-time high of 40.1 feet. Forum file photoplay button
Latest flood outlook is little changed, with Fargo-Moorhead still vulnerable to a top 10 flood
March 12, 2020 - 1:40pm
(Forum News Service file photo)
Forecasters eye potential snowstorm in Red River Valley Sunday and Monday
March 12, 2020 - 7:35am
March 9, 2020
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March 9, 2020 - 7:00am
March 5, 2020
Excessive snow is one reason Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue declared 16 North Dakota counties primary disaster areas, making producers eligible for emergency loans. (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek)
Perdue designates 16 North Dakota counties as primary disaster areas
March 5, 2020 - 3:42pm
Oslo, Minn. , city workers are preparing for spring flooding.
Senate approves $30M in disaster funding for anticipated flooding
March 5, 2020 - 12:05pm
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