Tag: Wild Rice Watershed

Perley is Next for Highway 75 Road Raises, but When?

Perley, MN — The Highway 75 road raises and flood protection projects around the Halstad and Hendrum communities have been wrapped up and FEMA certified, meaning residents of those communities will no longer require flood insurance. However, now the question is when will the city of Perley get the same treatment? Well it could be…
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April 21, 2021 0

Kaleidoscope 4/19/21: Kevin Ruud of the Wild Rice Watershed District

Listen to the Kaleidoscope Program from Monday, April 19th, 2021 featuring Kevin Ruud of the Wild Rice Watershed District. The Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.

April 19, 2021 0

Wild Rice Watershed Taking Part in Sediment Study with USGS

Ada, MN — The Wild Rice Watershed District is working with the Red River Water Management Board and the US Geological Service to conduct studies on sediment flowage along the Wild Rice, South Brand, and Red Rivers. The main goal for the watershed is to identify how the sediment in the river, specifically in the…
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March 22, 2021 0

KRJB Kaleidoscope 3-15-21: Kevin Ruud of the Wild Rice Watershed District

Listen to the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program from March 15th, 2021 featuring Wild Rice Watershed Manager and NCE-UH Titans Superfan Kevin Ruud. The KRJB Kaleidoscope Program is hosted by R & J News Director Mark Askelson and can be heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.

March 15, 2021 0

Latest Outlook Show Little Chance of Spring Flooding Concerns

Grand Forks, ND — The National Weather Service in Grand Forks released their latest spring flooding outlook and all signs so far look promising for the Red River Valley. It’s currently well past the mid-winter mark and conditions are abnormally dry. Snowfall through early February is well below long-term winter season normal amounts. Kevin Ruud…
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February 18, 2021 0

FEMA Letter of Map Revisions to Be Complete for Halstad/Hendrum in Next Couple Months

Halstad, MN — Within the next couple of months, the cities of Halstad and Hendrum should officially be out of the 100 year floodplain. Road raises and levee work have been completed over the past couple of years and are now awaiting FEMA to officially sign off on the Letter of Map Revisions. The 90-day…
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January 27, 2021 0

WRWD to Hold Public Hearing on One Watershed One Plan

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/23/20) Ada, MN — The Wild Rice Watershed District has moved next month’s regular meeting up one week to November 4th as their usual date would have conflicted with Veteran’s Day. The meeting, which is typically held via a combination of in-person, teleconference, and virtually through the Teams app, will also…
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October 23, 2020 0