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The Moorhead School Board is narrowing its search for a new superintendent to 3 finalists. John Landgaard is the current Superintendent of the Worthington School District in Minnesota. Brand Lunak is the Interim Superintendent, serving at Moorhead Public Schools. Randi Anderson is the Superintendent of for the school district in Pelican Rapids. The School board has scheduled second interviews on Wednesday, March 28th.
A driver in the UK was reported for driving without a proper license after they handed over a fake ID during a traffic stop. A post by the Thames Valley Police Department says: Earlier this week, @ tvprp 's PC Phillips stopped a car in Milton Keynes.
FARGO -- Fargo fire crews have been responding to a garage fire in South Fargo since about 11:30 am on Sunday, March 18th. According to scanner traffic, the fire started in a garage near the home but then spread to the attic of the house. No word on injuries or severity. Stay with WDAY News as we learn more.
EDGELEY, ND -- A vehicle rollover near Edgeley on Saturday night has put a man in the hospital with serious injuries. According to a release by North Dakota Highway Patrol, a 2004 Toyota Avalon was driving at high speeds, north on Highway 281 at 9:41 pm when it failed to maneuver a slight curve and went off the road. The car then rolled multiple times in the west ditch before striking a frontage road and coming to rest on its wheels.
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man was arrested after leading police on a low speed pursuit on Saturday, March 17th. According to a release by the Grand Forks Police Department, authorities were called into the area of N. Washington Street and Gateway Drive at 8:07 pm for a reported impaired driver. Officers spotted the suspected vehicle in the 3500 block of Gateway Drive and saw it driving west in the eastbound lanes. When officers attempted to pull the vehicle over the driver refused and a low speed pursuit started.
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man is in custody after he crashed his car into two parked vehicles and damaged a parking ramp early Sunday morning. According to a release by the Grand Forks Police Department, authorites responded to the Central Parking Ramp at 413, 1st Ave N at 2:22 am for a vehicle crash. It was discovered that a 2007 Ford Explorer, driven by 23-year-old Isaac Tafelmeyer was trying to exit the parking ramp when it hit two parked cars and a concrete wall.
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man is in custody after leading authorities on a chase in Grand Forks on Sunday, March 11th. According to a release by the Grand Forks Police Department, police were called to the Budget Inn Motel for an assault at 11:44 am. Police were given a name and vehicle description of of the suspect who had already left the area. A bit later the suspects vehicle was spotted in the 1500 block of 5th Ave N. Officers attempted to approach the vehicle and make contact with the driver when it drove off.
PARSHALL, ND -- A New Town woman is dead after being involved in a fatal crash on Saturday, March 10th at 5:27 pm. According to a release by North Dakota State Patrol, a Toyota Echo was driving west on Highway 23 when they lost control of their car and went into the east bound lane. A Ford Ranger traveling in that east bound lane was unable to avoid contact and hit the Toyota's passenger side. The Ford came to rest in the south ditch and the Toyota spun in the roadway until it stopped on the roads south shoulder.
BATTLE LAKE, MINN. -- Authorities responded to a house fire in Otter Tail County on Saturday, March 10th at 6:12 pm. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, there were multiple 911 calls made about a residence on the southeast side of the lake that was fully engulfed in flames. Crews responded and put out the fire. The fire is believed to have started in the garage but the cause is still unknown. The home was unoccupied at the time.
GRAND FORKS, ND -- A Belcourt man is in custody after leading Grand Forks Police on a high-speed chase on Sunday, March 11th. According to the Grand Forks Police Department, an officer from their department tried to pull over a 2002 Cadillac at 12:52 am in the 200 block of N. Washington St. when the car refused to stop. The driver of the Cadillac, 32-year-old Brent LaFontaine of Belcourt, lead officers through residential neighborhoods north of the downtown area before crossing over the Kennedy Bridge into East Grand Forks, MN.