Fargo and Moorhead city councils issue Israel-Hamas war peace proclamation

Friday’s high is 52 degrees with plenty of sunshine. A slight chance of rain enters Saturday’s radar with a high of 42. There’s a 50/50 chance of rain on Sunday, turning into a 30 percent chance of snow by the evening. Sunday’s forecasted high is 51.

The Moorhead Human Rights Commission approved a resolution for a cease-fire in the Israel-Hamas war Thursday night, to be recommended to the City Council. It came after dozens of cease-fire protesters marched from Fargo City Hall to the Hjemkomst Center, where the commission meets monthly.

The city councils of Fargo and Moorhead issued a joint peace proclamation statement Thursday:

Events Saturday include: the Fargo Bloody Mary Fest, the Red River Winter Market, a silent reading party at the Moorhead Public Library, a big band jazz show and Dancefestopia 2024. A benefit for trans folks runs all weekend.

The Fargo-Moorhead Comic-Con is Saturday and Sunday at the South Fargo Ramada by Wyndham.

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