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No firm crest prediction yet: Fargo flood fight set to begin

April 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Sandbagging efforts will begin here today as city leaders want to build levees up to 40 feet to prepare for a river crest late next week between 38 and 40 feet. Continue Reading

‘No more waiting,’ as crest forecast to near 2009′s record

April 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Forecasters on Wednesday advised flood fighters to prepare for a new record crest on the Red River here, with a predicted range of 39 to 41 feet. Continue Reading

Crest for new USS North Dakota submarine unveiled

August 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A new nuclear attack submarine that’s named for North Dakota got its official crest Friday, less than two years before the $2.6 billion vessel is to be put into service. Continue Reading

Creeping closer: Red River in Fargo-Moorhead eclipses 2010 crest; projected to hit 39 to 40 feet Sunday

April 8, 2011 in West Central Tribune

MOORHEAD Fargo’s flood fight largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials hope final sandbags will be placed today as the Red River swells toward an expected crest of between 39 and 40 feet sometime on Sunday. Continue Reading