Forum News Service
The Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest, including the Dakotas, Minnesota and Wisconsin. In addition to breaking and enterprise news, we offer a wide variety of sports, features, business, agriculture, outdoors and opinion content. For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions, please contact us.
- Member for
- 4 years 5 months
BISMARCK—A blizzard has forced the closure of Interstate 94 and many other highways in central and western North Dakota on Monday. The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have closed both eastbound and westbound lanes of I-94 from Dickinson to Jamestown with the exception of the Bismarck/Mandan metro area due to the roadway becoming blocked with heavy snow drifts at overhead structures and vehicles blocking the roadway.
FARGO — Rock band Journey will take another trip to the Fargodome on March 24. The group, featuring founding guitarist Neal Schon, bassist Ross Valory and keyboardist Jonathan Cain, is known for anthems like "Don't Stop Believin'," "Any Way You Want It," "Wheel In The Sky," "Separate Ways" and ballads "Lights" and "Faithfully." The group played the Dome in 2006. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 9, for $35, $49.50, $69.50 and $99.50. Tickets are available at the Fargodome box office, online at www.fargodome.com , or by phone at (855) 694-6367.
FARGO — A man considered a suspect in the disappearance of a Twin Cities woman has been charged with manslaughter following the discovery of human remains in rural Cass County,...
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Sunday, Dec. 4, that it will not approve an easement for the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline under Lake Oahe...
FARGO — The 55-year-old pilot of a Weather Modification plane died in a crash south of Fargo on Thursday, Dec. 1, North Dakota Highway Patrol Cpt. Bryan Niewind said. The single-engine, Cessna Model 340 plane crash-landed about 4:30 p.m. about a mile north of Cass County 16 in a field about a half mile east of Interstate 29 near a stand a trees along the bank of the Wild Rice River. Neil Brackin, president of Weather Modification Inc., confirmed Thursday night that it was one of the company's planes. He said there were no further details at this time.
FARGO -- A plane crash south of Fargo Thursday afternoon, Dec. 1, appears to have no survivors, according to radio transmissions between emergency workers responding to the scene. No details...
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a North Dakota Democrat, will meet with President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, his transition team said.
FARGO – Emergency crews found a body after putting out an apartment fire Wednesday, Nov. 30, in north Fargo. Firefighters responded to the fire in a unit on the second...
MINOT, N.D.—Most of North Dakota except the eastern side is under a winter storm warning as heavy snow and winds are bearing down on the area. The system responsible for the first major snowfall of the winter is stuck smack dab over much of North Dakota. "This storm is going to hang around for another day or so and then start moving east, probably around the Great Lakes area Wednesday," said Janine Vining, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Bismarck. "It's a very large storm with large amounts of precipitation around it."
BISMARCK — Kathy Jaeger, wife of North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger, died Thursday, Nov. 24, at the age of 67. Al Jaeger said his wife was born in Fargo, where she attended school. He said she was a graduate of what is now Minnesota State University Moorhead and later worked for a time at Straus Clothing in Fargo. The couple married in 1986.