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Kortney Lockey

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Fargo, ND, United States

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Past articles by Kortney:

Fargo native sent home before rose ceremony in premiere of ‘The Bachelor’

“In North Dakota, we say, ‘Uff da, he’s looking mighty fine.’” → Read More

UPDATE: Man dead after shooting in Richland County

His body is being taken to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner in St. Paul. → Read More

One arrested for DUI following rollover crash in Fargo

Authorities say it happened around 1 p.m. near the 19th Ave. interchange. → Read More

Gas prices drop below $3 in Fargo-Moorhead

Some gas stations in the FM area dropped below $3 for the first time in several months. → Read More

Dilworth City Council approves new fire chief

City Council approved the hiring of Scott Payne Monday, as longstanding Fire Chief Mark Empting steps down. → Read More

Man charged in fatal ND factory shooting will go to trial

Anthony Reese Jr. dropped a plan to enter guilty pleas to the charges. → Read More

Downtown Fargo brewery closing its doors

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A downtown Fargo brewery is closing its doors. Drumconrath Brewing announced on its Facebook page Monday that the taproom is underperforming. The owner, Sam Corr, said while they pushed through the pandemic, expanding distribution to six states, the same can’t be said for the taproom. In his post he said from the moment they opened it failed to perform at a level… → Read More

Neighbors relieved after city steps in on run-down Fargo home

Squatters were living inside the south Fargo home for years. → Read More

Free picnic for West Fargo seniors Wednesday

Before lunch, seniors can listen to music and participate in a themed word search → Read More

Man with outstanding warrants eludes police

A man with outstanding warrants eluded Fargo Police early Monday morning. → Read More

Strangers’ quick actions help save Grand Forks man

They simply said it was, “just the right thing to do.” → Read More

Hillsboro second-grader donates his money to make sure classmates get afternoon snacks

When the snacks stopped coming at Hillsboro Elementary, students started asking questions → Read More

Mother of Gnomes

A Felton woman is getting crafty to put smiles on faces all over the country → Read More

Survivor sharing her story to bring awareness to sexual assault

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - April is sexual assault awareness month. According to the national hotline, an American is sexually assaulted every 73 seconds. Tonight, one woman is sharing her story in hopes of inspiring others to come forward. “If you’ve been through something, don’t be afraid to tell the truth,” Valerie Valentino says. Valentino sees herself as a survivor, not a victim. But… → Read More

Summer opportunities to fight pandemic learning loss

Educators say now is the time parents should evaluate and consider their options → Read More

Local woman says she’s battling adverse J & J side effects weeks after getting the shot

A few tests showed bleeding in her sinus cavity. → Read More

Teen who died saving three kids from Clearwater River receiving national heroism award

CLEARWATER, Minn. (Valley News Live) -Those who knew Raina Neeland say she always put others first. “It impacted so many people because she was always there,” brother Ayden Hall says. It was that kind of selflessness that led to a tragic accident on Clearwater River last summer. Eighteen-year-old Raina drowned after jumping in and saving her three younger cousins. “It’s just Raina. As soon as I… → Read More

Detroit Lakes sixth-graders making sure everyone gets in the game at recess

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (Valley News Live) - What started as a middle school recess football game is now a viral video on social media. Sixth-graders at Detroit Lakes Middle School are making sure everyone gets to play. It’s a touchdown so touching, it’s capturing the attention of people all over the nation. Recess at Detroit Lakes Middle School brings a football game every say. Sixth-grader, Kale… → Read More

Troubled travelers back home Wednesday after unexpected flight cancellations left them stranded for days

It took a village to get one group of friends, which started as strangers, back north. → Read More

You’re vaccinated, but your kids aren’t: Do’s and dont’s

Health officials say the vaccine could be available to kids by the end of summer. → Read More