BC-ND--North Dakota News Digest 1:30 pm, ND
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MIDWEST FLOOD THREAT
FARGO, N.D. _ Forecasters said Thursday that the threat for major spring flooding is increasing in the Red River Valley of North Dakota and Minnesota, where the neighboring cities of Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota, have been trying to improve their defenses since a record flood 10 years ago. SENT: 350 words.
MIDWEST FLOOD THREAT-THE LATEST
OIL TAX-LAND BOARD
BISMARCK, N.D. _ North Dakota’s Senate is crafting legislation that would begin steering some oil tax money into school funds that may have been shortchanged. Land Commissioner Jodi Smith believes that more than $137 million in state revenue from the oil-rich Fort Berthold reservation should have been deposited over the past decade in two constitutional funds that benefit schools. By James MacPherson. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
NDSU-NEW RESEARCH INSTITUTE, PLANE DOWN, FARM RESCUE, DOUBLE FATAL, NURSES UNIONIZE
The Minnesota Wild visit the Tampa Bay Lightning.
BIG TEN-THIS WEEK
No. 7 Michigan and No. 9 Michigan State meet in East Lansing on Saturday with the winner earning at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season championship. By Eric Olson. 600 words, photos.
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