February 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
A lawyer for the city of Fargo says he’s been talking with homeowners interested in buyouts before this spring’s expected flood.
November 12, 2010 in INFORUM
Jerry and Jackie Nicholson filled their home with love. Continue Reading
November 2, 2010 in INFORUM
The home buyouts in the flood-prone Heritage Hills neighborhood of Oxbow, N.D., are the latest in the ongoing saga of capitulating to the fickle Red River and its tributaries. Continue Reading
May 24, 2010 in INFORUM
OXBOW, N.D. – The house mover said it just couldn’t be done.
Linda and Robert Liebelt were selling their Oxbow home to Cass County, and they thought about trying to buy it back and moving it to a less flood-prone lot.
But the mover said he couldn’t squeeze the 2,800-square-foot rambler past the Oxbow Country Club clubhouse and swimming pool. Continue reading…