Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:54PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 854 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Lancaster, or 42 miles northeast of Grafton, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:54PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:37PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 837 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Alvarado to near Bygland to 6 miles southwest of Cummings. Movement was east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:37PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 7:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 759 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Forest River to 7 miles northwest of Holmes to near Golden Lake. Movement was east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 7:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 12 at 10:11AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to 20 to 25 percent this afternoon. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 20 mph with gusts to near 25 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through the afternoon. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 12 at 10:11AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to 20 to 25 percent this afternoon and early evening. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 15 mph with gusts to near 20 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through early evening. Any fire that does develop has the potential… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 3:23AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop into the range of 20 to 25 percent. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 15 mph with gusts to near 20 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through late this afternoon. Any fire that does develop has the potential to… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 3:23AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 6:48AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop into the middle 20 percent to upper 20 percent range along with northwest winds gusting up to 45 mph. Areas in the Red River Valley are expected to see the lowest RH values and gustiest winds. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through late… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 6:48AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 7 at 3:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 322 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Waukon, or 42 miles north of Detroit Lakes, moving north at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Fertile, McIntosh, Winger, Gary, Maple Bay,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 7 at 3:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued April 30 at 8:09AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Areas of fog occasionally reducing visibility to around one- quarter mile have developed across eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Travelers should be prepared for rapidly deteriorating visibility, and to use extra caution at intersections, railroad crossings, and school bus stops. The fog is expected to improve by late morning.

Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell’s Statement on Burglary Charge

Nicole Mitchell

DETROIT LAKES, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – State Senator Nicole Mitchell, facing a first-degree burglary charge in Becker County, released a statement addressing her arrest. Mitchell, representing Woodbury as a DFL senator, was arrested after being discovered in her stepmother’s Detroit Lakes home’s basement. Despite appearing in court and being released on the condition not to contact… Continue reading Minnesota State Senator Nicole Mitchell’s Statement on Burglary Charge

Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 4:18AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent and fuels remain dry as most grasses have not greened up yet. Despite winds under 10 mph today, the dry conditions will cause near critical fire weather conditions this afternoon and early evening. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread. For more… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 4:18AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued April 21 at 3:49AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent along with west winds 10 to 15 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected for the afternoon and early evening hours. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread. For more information on burning restrictions for Minnesota,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued April 21 at 3:49AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

UPDATED: Statement from a Victim of Domestic Violence in Warren, Minnesota

WARREN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) The victim of a Domestic Violence victim in Warren, Minnesota Saturday evening has a message for anyone in an abusive relationship…get out. the suspect in a domestic violence incident in war in Minnesota Saturday evening has now been identified by the victim as Jeremiah Anderson here’s a bit of the radio traffic… Continue reading UPDATED: Statement from a Victim of Domestic Violence in Warren, Minnesota