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Secretary Foxx talks about highway transportation in West Fargo

Secretary Foxx talks about highway transportation in West Fargo

West Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - After the meeting in Casselton, Secretary Foxx headed to West Fargo to talk about highway transportation. The federal transportation bill, Moving Ahead in the 21st Century, expires September 31st.

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"Send Silence Packing" tour makes a stop at Concordia College

'Send Silence Packing' tour makes a stop at Concordia College

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - On the campus of Concordia College Thursday, a sobering reminder of the tragedy of suicide. The National Tour "Send Silence Packing" came to the Moorhead campus Thursday.

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Volunteers take part in 5th annual Big Event held at NDSU

Volunteers take part in 5th annual Big Event held at NDSU

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The rain didn't stop volunteers at NDSU from heading out and helping the community for the 5th annual Big Event, but it did slow it down.

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New catholic school set to open in 2015 in West Fargo

New catholic school set to open in 2015 in West Fargo

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Bishop John Folda and the Diocese of Fargo approved a building committee recommendation to begin construction on a new catholic elementary school.

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First woman ELCA Bishop leads daily chapel service at Concordia

First woman ELCA Bishop leads daily chapel service at Concordia

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - She comes from a family of beer wholesalers, and she's the first woman to lead the ELCA's four million members. ELCA Bishop Elizabeth Eaton is the first female to lead the 10,000 Lutheran congregations’ nation-wide.

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Fargo Park District teaching locals how to fish in the Red River

Fargo Park District teaching locals how to fish in the Red River

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Warmer forecasts are music to any fisherman's ears, and some locals think you don't need to travel far to get some bites. Beginning next Thursday night, the Fargo park district invites locals to learn how to fish in the Red River.

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At Little Falls murder trial, teens’ relatives shield eyes during testimony on gunshot wounds

At Little Falls murder trial, teens’ relatives shield eyes during testimony on gunshot wounds

LITLE FALLS, Minn. -- Family members of Nick Brady and Haile Kifer covered their faces and wiped away tears as Ramsey County Medical Examiner Kelly Mills testified in a Morrison County courtroom Thursday.

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Minot man charged after 5 hurt in bonfire explosion

MINOT, N.D. – A man has been charged after a vehicle shock absorber was thrown onto a bonfire and exploded, injuring five people.

Lawmakers seek probe into Mankato football coach process

Lawmakers seek probe into Mankato football coach process

ST. PAUL - The Minnesota legislative auditor should put a priority on investigating the firing and last week's reinstatement of the Minnesota State University Mankato football coach, two key legislators say.

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Officials break ground for church, school in West Fargo

WEST FARGO - About 250 people crowded into the bus barn of Holy Cross Church Thursday to celebrate the groundbreaking for a new Holy Cross site and Trinity Elementary School.

FDA takes another crack at regulating e-cigarettes (w/ video)

FDA takes another crack at regulating e-cigarettes (w/ video)

(CNN) - The FDA is taking another stab at cracking down on e-cigarettes. The agency is proposing new regulations on the product, including age restrictions. Doctor Sanjay Gupta has more.

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Colorado 4th graders busted peddling pot at school (w/ video)

Colorado 4th graders busted peddling pot at school (w/ video)

Greeley, CO (CNN) - Several fourth graders have been accused of selling and trading marijuana at their elementary school in Colorado.

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Minnesota panel votes to ban online lottery sales

Minnesota panel votes to ban online lottery sales

ST. PAUL - The Minnesota State Lottery's Internet ticket sales either are the wave of the future or will devastate families, a state House committee heard Thursday before approving a bill to ban the practice.

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Report: Teen stowaway was having school troubles, father says

Report: Teen stowaway was having school troubles, father says

(CNN) -- The 15-year-old who sneaked onto a flight from California to Hawaii has been facing difficult times at school, a man identified as his father said in a published report.

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Giant sinkhole drawing visitors to National Corvette Museum (w/ video)

Giant sinkhole drawing visitors to National Corvette Museum (w/ video)

Bowling Green, KY (CNN) - This weekend, the public will get its first up-close look at the sinkhole that swallowed eight cars at the National Corvette Museum.

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Ukraine: 5 die as government forces clash with pro-Russians

Ukraine: 5 die as government forces clash with pro-Russians

KIEV, Ukraine (CNN) -- Ukrainian forces killed five militants during operations to take down pro-Russians' roadblocks in Slavyansk on Thursday, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry said, in what appeared to be a significant escalation of violence in the country.

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Murder conspiracy charges dropped against Grand Forks lawyer Henry Howe

Murder conspiracy charges dropped against Grand Forks lawyer Henry Howe

GRAND FORKS, ND - Grand Forks defense attorney accused of conspiring to murder a police informant now faces much lesser charges, according to records provided by his defense team.

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Bismarck man gets 10 years for child porn

BISMARCK – A Bismarck man was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to possessing child pornography.

Forensic experts believe evidence will prove MH370 disappearance was a crime (w/ video)

Forensic experts believe evidence will prove MH370 disappearance was a crime (w/ video)

Perth, Australia (CNN) - Some forensic experts are convinced the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is a crime. The problem, right now, is the lack of any evidence.

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Lake Park mayor gets 30 days in jail for stealing from sister with Down syndrome

Lake Park mayor gets 30 days in jail for stealing from sister with Down syndrome

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Lake Park’s mayor is expected to report to jail here by May 7 to serve out a 30-day sentence for stealing more than $5,000 from his sister, a Down syndrome patient in an assisted-living facility.

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UND archaeologist seeks Atari legend in New Mexico

UND archaeologist seeks Atari legend in New Mexico

ALAMOGORDO, NM - Somewhere in a New Mexico landfill is a legendary cache of Atari artifacts from the early days of American video games, and UND archaeologist Bill Caraher is headed there next week to help in the excavation.

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Kentucky postal worker jailed for stashing 44,900 pieces of mail

Kentucky postal worker jailed for stashing 44,900 pieces of mail

(CNN) -- Newman, Jerry Seinfeld's diabolical nemesis and United States postal worker, was denied his dream transfer to Hawaii when the Post Office discovered he hadn't been delivering a lot of the mail he was supposed to be.

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South Dakota, Minnesota high school leagues drafting transgender policies; ND not doing so yet

South Dakota, Minnesota high school leagues drafting transgender policies; ND not doing so yet

FARGO –- The South Dakota High School Activities Association is considering a proposal that would allow transgender students to participate in extra-curricular activities according to their self-identified gender rather than the gender listed on their records.

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Fargo man charged with burglary in cat theft

Fargo man charged with burglary in cat theft

FARGO –- A Fargo man is charged with felony burglary after allegedly awakening a friend early Saturday morning with texted photos of her stolen cat.

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