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February 14, 2020
South Dakota flood outlook: James River likely to see no relief
PIERRE, S.D. -- Even if areas along the James River make it through to spring without any major snowfall events, the National Weather Service...
February 14, 2020 - 6:12pm
October 23, 2019
River and overland flooding threatening Stutsman County roads, homes
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — The water of the James River is threatening Kyla Lubenow's home on the edge of Montpelier. "The river next to the house is...
October 23, 2019 - 5:06pm
September 13, 2019
Game and Fish asks hunters to avoid muddy roads and trails
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department says hunters should monitor on- and off-road travel conditions after recent rains, as many hunting...
September 13, 2019 - 6:50pm
April 2, 2019
Pump the brakes: Gas tax hike hits a snag in Minnesota Senate
ST. PAUL -- A proposed gas tax appears to lack the fuel it needs to travel through the Legislature. A GOP-led committee on Tuesday, April 2,...
April 2, 2019 - 4:14pm
March 6, 2019
Investing in infrastructure could give US households a financial boost, study says
FARGO — North Dakotans stand to gain thousands of jobs — and extra cash in their pockets — if the U.S. invested billions of dollars in...
March 6, 2019 - 7:13pm
October 1, 2018
Remove ND hay bales by Nov. 1
FARGO — All hay bales on North Dakota highway rights of way must be removed by Thursday, Nov. 1. Remaining hale bales after Nov. 1 will be removed as directed by the state district engineer. The bales need to be removed for snow management and safety reasons. North Dakota Century...
October 1, 2018 - 5:25pm
June 9, 2018
Costly future for ND highways: Cost of repairs a growing problem for NDDOT
MINOT, N.D. — Wear and tear on North Dakota highways is expected. Some roadways are heavily traveled, often by heavy vehicles that increase general wear. Winters are tough on roadways too. Ice that expands in fissures and cracks can cause significant damage to paved surfaces....
June 9, 2018 - 7:21pm
April 30, 2018
Agriculture sector excited about president's infrastructure package
YANKTON, S.D. — President Donald Trump recently announced the details of his much-anticipated $1.5 trillion Infrastructure Plan. Farmers...
April 30, 2018 - 7:36am
January 3, 2018
Traffic fatalities lowest in Minn. in nearly 75 years; ND and SD on downward swing, but steady last year
ST. PAUL—A preliminary figure released by the state on Wednesday indicates Minnesota experienced its lowest number of roadway fatalities...
January 3, 2018 - 9:49pm
July 31, 2017
Officials say money isn't there for road, bridge maintenance in ND over next 20 years
GRAND FORKS — Walsh County needs nearly $30 million in road investments and maintenance for the 2017-18 biennium, according to a draft...
July 31, 2017 - 7:18am
July 14, 2017
Pembina County roads still in need of repair after spring flooding
Neche, N.D. - Spring flooding is still hurting some North Dakota counties as roads fall apart in the summer heat, and federal relief money may...
July 14, 2017 - 9:32am
June 18, 2017
Lessons from the 2012 flood: Five years later, is Northland better prepared for next natural disaster?
DULUTH — Monday, June 19, marks the fifth anniversary of the 2012 flood that dumped 7.5 to 10 inches of rain on top of the Northland's...
June 18, 2017 - 8:09pm
April 10, 2017
Pembina County floodwaters close roadways, port to Canada
NECHE, N.D. — Recent flooding in rural Neche in northern Pembina County has shut down two major county roadways and closed the town's Port of Entry with Canada. Andrew Kirking, the county's emergency manager, said Monday the situation is improving, though travel through the...
April 10, 2017 - 8:45pm
March 24, 2017
SD cracking down on overweight vehicles
MITCHELL, S.D. — 'Tis the season for spring weight limits on South Dakota roads, but the fines collected from overweight trucks is minimal compared to the cost of repairs.
March 24, 2017 - 8:42pm
November 23, 2015
For small Minnesota cities, road aid is little help
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers met last spring with big plans to fix the state's roads and bridges. But with huge differences between Democrats...
November 23, 2015 - 11:36am