FARGO – Paul von Ebers, fired last week as chief executive of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota after the insurer reported multimillion-dollar losses, has not received a severance payout.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The board behind the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project once again endorsed a pipeline route that follows a corridor that already has much of the right of way secured.RELATED CONTENT
WAHPETON, N.D. – A search by foot patrols and airplanes failed Sunday to find any sign of a North Dakota State College of Science student who vanished early Thursday morning.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota recently completed a bruising year that saw its financial bottom line drop by $72.9 million from a loss on a troubled subsidiary and higher-than-expected medical claims.
MOORHEAD – David Green used to joke that he majored in language arts because that discipline meshed with his sports schedule. The retired French professor, who was instrumental in establishing the Concordia Language Villages and overseas study programs at Concordia College, died Sunday at age 82. He retired in 1997.
FARGO – Goodbye dry winter and early spring, hello surging rivers and soggy fields. The advent of rainy weather, which took hold Thursday in the Red River Valley, is causing rivers and streams to rise.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The Red River stayed within its banks after the spring melt, dust devils are back, and a passing train recently left a wake of grass fires stretching over 20 miles. It’s been a dry spring so far in the southern Red River Valley. In an area where the weather often swings abruptly from one extreme to another, some wonder if this might portend a drought.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO - The long forgotten “Tornado Belt” once ran smack through Fargo-Moorhead. The arbitrary designation coincided with the Northern Pacific Railroad, extending from Duluth, Minn., to the Puget Sound, and supposedly marked the northern limit of tornadoes.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm was among state regulators who met Thursday with President Barack Obama and his top advisers about their shared roles in implementing health reform.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The Red River Retention Authority was formed in 2010 to pursue water retention projects throughout the basin to reduce the impacts of flooding. Now, almost four years later, the Red River Retention Authority still is working on compiling a list of proposed retention projects in the basin.
The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference is quickly becoming Big Man Central.
Fanatical Concordia golfer eyes nationals
Drew Dvorak had his mind made up to attend Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference golf power St. John’s.
Dean Berry had his career all mapped out. The Mayville State graduate and former Comets baseball player and assistant was prepared to stick around Mayville, N.D., for good.
Jamestown wrestling coach Cisco Cole at one point didn’t support the idea of women competing in his sport.
Concordia earned a significant victory last week. The decision was made to end discussion of creating a new division or subdivision to deal with the steady growth of NCAA Division III.
Duane Siverson couldn’t contain his emotions Tuesday as he walked to the bench after his Concordia men’s basketball team’s Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference first-round playoff loss at Memorial Auditorium. Siverson had been preparing for this moment since he announced in January that he would retire at the end of the season, but the finality of the situation was overwhelming.
When athletic director Al Bortke arrived at the University of Mary in Bismarck in 1973, the Marauders offered just one sport (men’s basketball) and had no major national affiliation with the NAIA or NCAA.
Jeff Trumbauer’s first season as head coach of the Jamestown College men’s basketball team could have been considered a disappointment.
Minnesota State University Moorhead football coach Damon Tomeo jokingly started a competition with his staff this season to see who could log the most miles while recruiting.
The Minnesota State University Moorhead women’s swimming and diving team has made another leap in its effort to become one of the elite NCAA Division II programs in the country.