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Snow delays schools in area
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Sports schedule for Tuesday, December 1
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Catnap apps far from purr-fect
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Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
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May 19, 2014
Thunderstorm rumbles through county
A thunderstorm is rumbling through Douglas County this morning, bringing a heavy downpour of rain along with hail in some areas. Pea-sized...
May 19, 2014 - 9:42am
April 11, 2014
70s at last!
Finally, spring! Wednesday brought plenty of sunshine and a high temperature of 74 degrees, five degrees shy of a record for April 9. It’s...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am
March 31, 2014
I-94 closed from Fargo to Bismarck; I-29 from Fargo to Canada
By Forum News Service The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the Highway Patrol on Monday have closed Interstate 94 from Fargo to Bismarck and Interstate 29 from Fargo to the Canadian border. US Highway 2 is also closed from Devils Lake to Grand Forks, the NDDOT...
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March 31, 2014 - 4:37pm
Fargo braces for big blizzard; Douglas County expected to get 3 inches
By Archie Ingersoll, Forum News Service FARGO – Forecasters are confident we’ll see two things today: heavy snow and howling winds. A major storm is predicted to sock the Red River Valley, bringing 10 to 20 inches of snow and 30 to 40 mph winds, with gusts over 50 mph,...
March 31, 2014 - 10:11am
March 18, 2014
UPDATE 6 A.M. Bad weather closes several schools in area today
Alexandria, Brandon-Evansville and Osakis schools are closed today, Tuesday, because of the bad weather. Douglas County is under a multi-stage winter storm warming until 7 a.m. Wednesday.
March 18, 2014 - 5:28am
February 27, 2014
Minnewaska Area Schools two hours late
Minnewaska Area Schools are running two hours late this morning, Thursday, because of the bad weather. Strong winds are causing low visibility on roads in open areas.
February 27, 2014 - 5:44am
February 20, 2014
UPDATE 8:05 a.m. Blizzard warning closes Alexandria, Osakis schools
Several schools in the Douglas County area are closed or running two hours late Friday morning because of the bad weather. Alexandria and Osakis schools are closed. As of 8:05 a.m. Friday, schools with late starts include Brandon-Evansville, Minnewaska, Parkers Prairie and West...
February 20, 2014 - 9:45pm
January 26, 2014
UPDATE 7 a.m. Bad weather closes, delays schools in area Monday
Hundreds of schools across Minnesota have announced they will be closed Monday because of the bad weather. In the Douglas County area, Alexandria, Brandon-Evansville, Minnewaska, Osakis, Parkers Prairie and West Central Area schools are closed. Alexandria Technical and Communtiy...
January 26, 2014 - 4:08pm
I-94 from Moorhead to Alexandria closes
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol will close the following roads in west central Minnesota at 4 p.m. due to strong winds, blowing snow and whiteout conditions: · Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria · Highway...
January 26, 2014 - 3:47pm