Many home owners in Grafton have weeks or months of work ahead of them, repairing their flooded basements. Heavy rains with saturated grounds and overloaded city lift stations resulted in water pouring into dozens of homes.
The elderly couple that died in a house fire last week did not have smoke detectors in their home - - that's according to the Walsh County Sheriff's Department.
Two days of heavy rains has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a flood warning for Walsh County until 1:00 tomorrow afternoon. Flood problems are mounting across much of northeastern North Dakota after nearly five inches of rain fell near Park River in the past 24 hours.
A new technology and business park at the Grand Forks Air Force Base is one step closer to becoming a reality, and the largest industrial park in the state.
Officials in Kittson County are turning paved roads into gravel roads because of a shortage of funds. Officials in the Northwestern Minnesota county say this could become more common if state aid dollars don't start to keep up with increased costs.
Friends and family of 16-year-old McCain Endres, who was killed in a traffic accident, gathered today to say goodbye. Endres collided with a car while riding his motorcycle last Wednesday afternoon in Grand Forks.
For the eighth straight year Grand Forks Public Schools has not met federal math and reading standards as a whole.
The town of Grafton is preparing for its it second major flood of the year. The Park River is expected to crest at 16.5 feet which would be second highest level the town's history.
One of the hardest hit towns in northeastern North Dakota is the small town of Crystal, which is just north of Grafton. Residents are struggling to keep water out of their basements and some businesses are surrounded by water.
As many 2,500 Canadian cars cross the border at the Pembina border crossing on a busy weekend day. Field officers at the port of entry do what they can to make sure things go as smoothly as possible to avoid long wait times.
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