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The West Fargo Packer bull was recently updated by a local graphic design firm. the new logo looks much like the old logo, but is cleaned up a bit, Business Manager Mark Lemer said. Logo used by permission from the West Fargo School District.
U.S. Licensing Co. will police Packer logo trademark
June 15, 2011 - 9:00am
North Dakota Supreme Court Justice Lisa Fair McEvers. Submitted photo
ND Supreme Court Justice McEvers to seek re-election
January 18, 2018 - 4:06pm
Juvenile snowmobile operator injured after striking tree near Hawley
January 20, 2018 - 4:51pm
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Court complaint reveals gruesome details involving Moorhead man charged with killing three cats
March 3, 2017 - 3:39pm
West Fargo Fire Chief Roy Schatschneider accepts a check from Magellan Pipline facility manager Paul Klabunde on Tuesday, Dec. 19.
Magellan Pipeline donates to WF fire department
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
King Leo's, 1443 42nd St. S., Fargo, closed its doors Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, according to a post on the restaurant's Facebook page. Forum file photo
Fargo burger place King Leo's goes out of business
January 4, 2017 - 1:59pm
North Dakota Lieutenant Governor Drew Wrigley speaks Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, during the grand opening of a rotating exhibit on North Dakota's 125th anniversary and Bonanzaville's 60th birthday party on display at Bonzaville west of West Fargo, N.D.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Former Lt. Gov. Wrigley goes to work for Sanford
January 26, 2017 - 9:53pm
A caribou on Michipicoten Island in Ontario drinks out of Lake Superior. Of more than 450 caribou on the island four years ago, fewer than 100 are still alive after wolves crossed ice to the island in 2014. Wildlife experts are now deciding how to save the last Lake Superior region caribou herd. (Photo courtesy of Christian Schroeder)
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
An eastward view of Center Avenue showing the old, vacant Moorhead armory, left, and the Simon Warehouse. MBA Investments plans to make the armory into an event center and the warehouse into a residential complex. Construction could begin this March. Kim Hyatt / The Forum
Developer seeks tax break to revitalize former Moorhead armory, warehouse
January 21, 2018 - 10:57am
January has two full moons and February has none. The missing moon is because of the short month and timing of January’s Blue Moon. Bob King / Forum News Service
A February without a full moon
January 21, 2018 - 6:44am
Nov 19, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen (19) looks on following the game against the Los Angeles Rams at U.S. Bank Stadium. Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports play button
'He always had a plan': The unlikely rise to NFL stardom for Detroit Lakes' Adam Thielen
December 22, 2017 - 1:13pm
Wheaton, Minn., native Eric Naatz and Justin Walkama of Menomonee Falls, Wis., are in Philadelphia to cheer on the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship game against the Eagles on Sunday, Jan. 21. Mike McFeely / The Forum play button
McFeely: Local Vikings fans not feeling the heat in Philly
January 20, 2018 - 8:13pm
A crowd gathers before a ceremony in honor of the "Dignity" statue at the Chamberlain rest area on Saturday. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
50-foot-tall statue of woman lends 'Dignity' to South Dakota's skyline
September 19, 2016 - 7:10am
North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak explains a point at a commission meeting Monday, Aug. 14, 2017. Bismarck Tribune
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
January 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
South Dakota State's Dallas Goedert carries the Dakota Marker to the Jackrabbit fan section as his teammates celebrate Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at the Fargodome. David Samson / Forum News Service
McFeely: In southeast North Dakota's Bison country, SDSU's Goedert has many fans
January 18, 2018 - 4:28pm

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 The new Microtel Inn & Suites is located at 705 23rd Ave. E. in West Fargo. David Samson / The Forum

West Fargo was recently named as one of the 100 most comfortable cities in the U.S. by Expedia.com, based on nearby tourism and ratings of available hotels.
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