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Recent articles by Mike:

Traffic slowed as crews clean up gravel truck tipped near 52nd Ave. S.

Traffic is down to one lane on the road off 52nd Ave. S. near Walmart in south Fargo. → Read More

MSUM Hall of Fame Coach celebrates 100th birthday

Large crowd turns out for special birthday. → Read More

Local broadcaster passes away

Doug Hamilton dies after battling with cancer. → Read More

Ways to save on electricity during extreme heat

Saving energy when its hot! → Read More

Veterans relive “Mail Call” during Honor Flight

Letters and cards delivered to veterans during honor flight. → Read More

North Dakota/Minnesota veterans return from DC to fanfare

Successful trip for veterans ends with fanfare at Hector → Read More

I-94 in ND to remain closed Thursday night

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - Interstate 94 will remain closed Thursday night from Jamestown to the Montana border. The decision was made Thursday afternoon during a conference call between Highway Patrol Commanders and the ND Department of transportation. Additionally, Captain Bryan Neiwind says its likely that I-94 will reopen Friday some time. The same holds true for Highway 83 between… → Read More

Hotel Donaldson up for sale

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - An iconic part of downtown Fargo is up for sale. The Hotel Donaldson is listed on an online commercial real estate website for nearly 4 million dollars. The building is located on the corner of 1st Avenue North and Broadway and the website describes it as a luxury hotel with 17 suites, two ground floor restaurants, a wine cellar and tasting room and a rooftop… → Read More

Authorities responding to rollover along Highway 2

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - Traffic speeds are reduced at the scene of a reported rollover along U.S. Highway 2 northwest of Larimore. The call came in around 4 this afternoon from an area described as being near a pig farm. Road conditions were reported as being wet. No other confirmed details are known at this point. We will be updating. All rights reserved. → Read More

WF School District to consider buying land for new elementary

WF looking to buy land for an elementary school. → Read More

Moorhead’s property tax could climb 5.5%

Increase is largest in seven years. → Read More

UPDATE: 28-year-old dies after being hit by train in Crookston

Police say the victim was walking on the railroad tracks when he was hit from behind by a southbound BNSF train. → Read More

No change in Africa Bar and Restaurant’s suspended liquor license

No change in bar's suspended liquor license. → Read More

Former Valley News Live reporter now covering Ida in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A former Valley News Live reporter is now covering Ida in Louisiana. Cali Hubbard works for WAFB, which, like KVLY, is also a Gray television station. Cali continues to be in the thick of the coverage and tells us, she’s doing fine. She spoke with Valley News Live’s Mike Morken on Monday afternoon saying that the damage from Ida is so extensive, that it’s going… → Read More

Blenders cancel 2021 Holiday Tour

Tickets sold for the shows will be refunded. → Read More

Red River Zoo working on a new bison exhibit

Scheels in a major sponsor of new buffalo exhibit. → Read More

Help needed in finding missing Ellendale man

Missing man may become disoriented without medication. → Read More

Fargo going to once a week watering for homeowners

Fargo water supply has dropped, so increased water restrictions are approved. → Read More

Fargo to require city employees to wear masks in city buildings

City workers must wear a mask inside Fargo buildings → Read More

Pawn shop employee charged for shooting at robbery suspect

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A pawn shop employee has been charged with reckless endangerment for shooting at a robbery suspect’s vehicle. Kyle Ramsey, who is listed as the sales manager at Mister Money, faces a class A misdemeanor, which carries a maximum penalty of 360 days in jail and or a 3000 dollar fine. Security video from inside the store on 13th avenue south in Fargo, shows Ramsey… → Read More