FARGO N.D. -- WDAY has confirmed that the dangerous killer who walked away from a transitional facility has been arrested. Fargo police say Sean Schroeder was caught just before 7 p.m. Friday. WDAY talked to Fargo police who say he was spotted running along the Red River. Schroeder walked away from Centre Inc., a transitional facility, on Wednesday after a judge sent him there for psych evaluation.
FARGO N.D.—We have a developing story for you, our WDAY family is growing! WDAY Anchor Amy Unrau is expecting a baby! She's about 4 months along, and is due in November. Amy and her husband, Jody, couldn't be happier to share this news! And if all goes as planned, in a few weeks WDAY be showing you some of the milestones they've had on this baby journey.
GRAND FORKS N.D.—Officials in greater Grand Forks have a warning for you. A pool of mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile Virus Wednesday, June 13. They now want you to take extra measures to protect yourself from mosquito bites. The Health Department recommends the following protective measures... • Use insect repellent that contains DEET. • Limit outdoor activities between dusk and dawn when mosquitoes are most active. • Wear pants and long-sleeved shirts when possible.
WDAY was all over the metro covering the latest in North Dakota primary election results. Here is our 10 pm newscast covering some of the top races. For full election results, visit the North Dakota Secretary of State website by clicking here .
ST. PAUL (KSTP) --A raccoon climbing a skyscraper in downtown St. Paul has captured the internet's attention Tuesday. The raccoon scaled the UBS Financial Services building on Cedar Street before taking a break to rest on a windowsill. By Tuesday afternoon, it had stopped on a ledge more than 20 stories high.
MOORHEAD -- Investigators are looking for what caused a fire at home in north Moorhead Monday evening. Firefighters were called out to a home just north of the Edgewood Golf Course just after 6 p.m. for the reported structure fire. Officials say crews found flames in the basement when they got on scene. The family was not home at the time, and the fire was knocked down in about 15 minutes. The home suffered significant smoke damage, but investigators are not putting a dollar amount on it at this time.
FARGO N.D.—Cass County Electric Cooperative is reporting a power outage between 13th Ave S, I-94 and west of 9th St E. Its estimated that nearly 300 customers are out of power. CCEC says crews are working to restore power as quickly as possible. Stay with WDAY as we continue to update this story.
FARGO N.D. -- All the Fargo Park District's pools are now open for business. That includes the pools at Island Park, Davies, Madison, Northside Rec, and Southwest Rec. Four of the pools have open swim from 1 to 5 every day - weather permitting. Island Park Pool, meanwhile, is open from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. One day admission costs between $2.25 and $3.25 for kids. It's $3.50 to $4.50 for adults. For more information, click here .
Minnesota's Attorney General Lori Swanson and the state's Board of Pharmacy filed a lawsuit Wednesday, May 30, against a company for pushing doctors to prescribe a powerful opioid to patients who didn't need it. WDAY learned Swanson's office continues to investigate Insys Therapeutics, Inc. It's a drug company based in Arizona. The company encouraged sales reps to find doctors in Minnesota who would frequently prescribe the drug called Subsys. They'd then pay them "speaking fees" to get around bribery rules.
FARGO - A faulty smoke alarm is to blame for a brief passenger and staff evacuation at Hector International Airport in Fargo Thursday morning, May 24. A security employee told WDAY-TV that the alarm malfunctioned late this morning and the situation is now resolved.