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New Clay County Resource Recovery Center set to open

MOORHEAD, Minn. (Valley News Live) - The new Clay County Resource Recovery Center is set to open on February 6. The new facility will replace the Moorhead Transfer Station, the Clay County Household Hazardous Waste Facility, and the Clay County Electronics Recycling Facility, in Moorhead. Officials say combining the services...
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1-31-23 Tuesdays with Tony

12:33 - West Fargo City Commissioner Robin Anderson talks with Tony about local issues affecting both the Fargo and West Fargo area. Hosted by former Fargo City Commissioner Tony Gehrig. Every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon, during “WDAY Midday.”. Tony tries to engage the people of Fargo and...
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Fargo Public Schools Kindergarten enrollment begins Wednesday

(Fargo, ND) -- It's almost time for some of Fargo Public Schools newest students to be registered. Beginning Wednesday, February 1st, the Fargo Public School District will open enrollment for the 2023-24 school year for Kindergartners. "Fargo Public Schools encourages all families who anticipate sending a child to kindergarten within...

Downtown Fargo Library Adds Legal Kiosk

In partnership with Legal Services of North Dakota (LSND), the downtown Main Fargo Public Library has a Legal Kiosk station as part of the Legal Kiosk Project initiative. The kiosk is a self-help station for North Dakota legal information, it is ADA-accessible and available for use during regular library hours.

The City of Fargo Far More

As the regional leader, The City of Fargo is proud to employ nearly 2,000 team members who come to work every day with the mission of offering the best services possible to our community’s residents, business owners and visitors. What makes the City of Fargo a great place to...

‘We have patients that actually ration their insulin’: A bill to make insulin more affordable being debated at the ND senate

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - North Dakota lawmakers are debating a bill for affordable insulin. Senate Bill 2140 would price cap the medicine and lower the prices. “Even sometimes thinking about food my blood sugar raises,” said 20-year-old Danika Johnson, who has Type I diabetes. “I’m with my parents insurance but I know one day that won’t be a thing so it’s scary to think these things that are happening now with them could be me one day.”

2023 Will Be A Busy Year in Fargo-Moorhead, North Dakota

Celebrate Midwest culture and sample hotdish from the best restaurants in town at the Fargo Hotdish Festival on February 5 at Drekker. “America’s Best Small-Town Race” is back and bringing that sweet Midwestern charm for a week-long celebration of running at the Essentia Health Fargo Marathon, May 15-20. Don’t be fooled – there’s nothing small about it.

Anti-trans legislation drives physician out of South Dakota

FARGO, N.D. (KELO) — Dr. Mayson Bedient is a family medicine and gender affirming care specialist with Essentia Health in Fargo, N.D. Until December 2022, he was one of two physicians in Webster, a small South Dakota community of nearly 2,000 a little under an hour east of Aberdeen.
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Fargo City Commissioner John Strand: "We have too many guns in our culture"

(Fargo, ND) -- Fargo City Commissioner John Strand is talking about the number of guns owned by citizens. "We have too many guns in our culture, and everywhere you go, every crowd you go in, there's people with guns, and I didn't, you know that's changed over time. It's gotten more dangerous, more dangerous, real frankly you know why, because people don't know how not to use them. They don't know how to stop an argument with their brain, and they go the route of pulling out there weapons," said Strand.

Classic Touch Lounge coming to Moorhead

MOORHEAD, Minn. (Valley News Live) - A new bar is coming soon to North Moorhead. It’s going to be called The Classic Touch Lounge and plans to offer ladies night, karaoke, reggae nights, music by local DJ’s, and more. The Moorhead City Council approved a new liquor license...
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Moorhead names new Fire Chief

(Moorhead, MN) -- A new fire chief is starting in Moorhead. Deputy Fire Chief Jeff Wallin was appointed as fire chief Monday night by the city council. “This is a big win for Moorhead today,” said City Manager Dan Mahli. “Jeff has shown he has the commitment, perseverance, knowledge and technical skills to be a great Chief.”
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Popular 'Unglued Craft Fest' set for March in Fargo

(Fargo, ND) -- The 13th annual Unglued craft fest is coming back to the West Acres mall. The event is slated for the weekend of March 10th and 11th. Doors open Friday the 10th at 4 p.m. through 8 p.m. and then Saturday the 11th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fargo Library to Host Hot Chocolate Event for Teens January 28

Area teens are invited to warm up with hot cocoa at the library while learning to make hot chocolate stir spoons Saturday, Jan. 28, at 10 a.m. at the Dr. James Carlson Library, 2801 32nd Ave. S. All materials will be provided. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Register online, call 701.476.5978 or email