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August 16, 2016
Eleven dead, thousands of homes ravaged in Louisiana floods
BATON ROUGE, La.
August 16, 2016 - 8:00pm
Nine dead, thousands of homes ravaged in Louisiana floods
BATON ROUGE, La.
August 16, 2016 - 2:51pm
August 14, 2016
Three dead, thousands rescued from deadly Louisiana flood waters
BATON ROUGE, La. - Emergency crews have rescued more than 7,000 people stranded in Louisiana by historic flooding that has killed at least three people and submerged whole communities, Governor John Bel Edwards said on Sunday, as the U.S.
August 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
July 13, 2016
Storms damage roads in region
The aftermath of strong Monday night storms dominated life for many Minnesota and Wisconsin residents Tuesday. In central and northeastern Minnesota...
July 13, 2016 - 6:38am
July 12, 2016
Feds formally commit to F-M diversion: It will be Red River Valley’s largest and most costly project
FARGO – With the stroke of a pen on Monday, July 11, a federal official formally committed his agency to help build the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion, the Red River Valley’s largest and most costly public works project. Lowry Crook, a top civil works official with the U.S....
July 12, 2016 - 6:55am
June 2, 2016
New storms dump more rain on flood-hit Texas
AUSTIN, Texas - A new round of storms dumped more rain on flood-hit parts of Texas on Thursday, threatening to aggravate already swollen rivers, deluge homes and force more evacuations.
June 2, 2016 - 12:44pm
February 6, 2016
Reservoirs ready for spring runoff
The reservoirs behind Jamestown and Pipestem dams are ready for spring runoff, if there is any, according to Bob Martin, manager of Pipestem Dam for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “Current conditions are there is not a whole lot of runoff in the system,” he said. Martin...
February 6, 2016 - 6:49am
December 21, 2015
Diversion gets more good news
Supporters of the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion had reason to cheer last week. Several developments, including crucial federal funding, moved the massive, multiyear project ahead. As has been the pattern since the project was proposed and engineered, progress has been steady and methodical,...
December 21, 2015 - 7:23am
October 7, 2015
Death toll rises to 15 in S.C.
South Carolina grappled with the damage wrought by record rainfall, as the death toll from widespread flooding rose to 15 on Tuesday and residents braced for more evacuations in areas near dams and swollen waterways across the state. Predictions of sunny skies in coming days...
October 7, 2015 - 7:19am
July 6, 2015
Tropical storm shuts Manila schools, floods northern Philippine towns
MANILA - All shipping was ordered to remain in harbor and some flights were canceled in the northern Philippines, while schools were clos
July 6, 2015 - 12:00am
May 20, 2015
Will flooding worsen?
Rainfall and heavy rainfall go together. That is, when there is a pattern of above-average and more frequent rainfall, it is also more likely...
May 20, 2015 - 6:42pm
May 14, 2015
Work stopped on North Dakota ring dike work citing Minnesota environmental review
FARGO--The immediate result of a federal judge's order Wednesday was that construction of the Oxbow-area ring dike will "cease immediately,"...
May 14, 2015 - 6:32am
February 4, 2015
Letter to the editor: Diversion Board of Authority officials should be replaced
There have been two news articles concerning the desire of Republican Fargo legislators Rep. Al Carlson, Rep. Thomas Beadle, Rep. Wesley Belter, Rep. Jim Kasper, Rep. Blair Thoreson, Sen. Jonathan Casper, Sen. Kyle R. Davison and Sen. Tim Flakoll, and one western legislator, Rep....
February 4, 2015 - 7:25am
December 17, 2014
Oxbow-Hickson-Bakke dikes opposed in court
FARGO — Several motions have been filed in a lawsuit against the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project. Diversion opponents have formally asked a judge to block work on the Oxbow-Hickson-Bakke dikes, which they say is not to protect that area but is integral to the project. The...
December 17, 2014 - 6:43am
September 25, 2014
Permanent levees possible: Three areas in Jamestown may benefit from permanent flood protection
A five-year study process has identified three areas in Jamestown that may benefit from permanent flood protection, according to Jeff Greenwald, project manager for the James River Flood Management Feasibility Study. Information gathered in the study was also the basis for changing...
September 25, 2014 - 6:47am