GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — National Weather Service forecasters said Thursday that the chance of significant flooding in eastern North Dakota is low, thanks to dry conditions that have persisted since the fall.
The weather service's first spring flood outlook shows little threat of serious snowmelt along the Red River and its tributaries or in the Devils Lake Basin. Soil moisture and snowpack are near to below normal, the report said.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic cut the number of passengers using North Dakota’s eight commercial service airports in half last year.
The airports in Bismarck, Minot, Williston, Dickinson, Grand Forks, Fargo, Devils Lake and Jamestown finished 2020 with a total of 572,093 airline passenger boardings. The state Aeronautics Commission says that's a 52% drop from the previous year and the lowest passenger count since 2003.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — State officials say passenger boardings at North Dakota's eight commercial service airports during January were up nearly 12% over the same month in 2019.
Nearly 100,300 people boarded planes in Bismarck, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot and Williston during the month, according to the state Aeronautics Commission.
All airports saw an increase in boardings except Grand Forks.
DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) — The final medical marijuana dispensary is set to open this week in North Dakota. The eighth dispensary is expected to open in Dickinson on Friday.
Jason Wahl, director of the Division of Medical Marijuana, says opening the final dispensary is a milestone for the program.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's fifth medical marijuana shop will open next week.
KQDJ reports Herbology in Jamestown is set to open Sept. 11. Dispensaries are already open in Fargo, Grand Forks, Williston, and Bismarck.
Devils Lake will be the next site to open and operate a medical marijuana dispensary.