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Least terns, shown above, are an endangered species that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is trying to boost through a project to create more sandbar habitat on the Missouri River near Washburn.  Bismarck Tribune file photo
Corps considering $2 million sandbar project on Missouri River for plovers, terns
January 21, 2018 - 7:04am
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Moorhead home, car totaled in fire
January 20, 2018 - 5:26pm
Owners of Western Ranch Supply, from right, Keith Robinson Rob Erickson and Shayne Vandivort stand in front of their new store in Billings, Mont. Special to Forum News Service
5 questions with ... Shayne Vandivort, co-owner of Western Ranch Supply
January 21, 2018 - 11:25am
Insight from the West Fargo PD: School access in controlled
December 17, 2013 - 12:49pm
Two more flu deaths reported in ND
January 20, 2018 - 3:06pm
Emma Peightal gets high fives as she runs through a double line of Pack 201 scouts last week at Horace Mann Elementary School in north Fargo. The high-five line is a tradition after a Cub Scout gets a Bobcat award at a meeting of Pack 201.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
'It's about time': Local packs welcome girls in advance of 2018 Boy Scouts inclusion move
October 28, 2017 - 11:57pm
Fat-bikes have wider tire tracks than even mountain bikes. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
January 21, 2018 - 6:56am
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
Lester Hazer is seen June 13 at Hazer's Auto & Truck Parts in West Fargo, Lester has worked at the family business for 43 years. Logan Werlinger / Forum News Service
Hazer still working at 100
June 14, 2013 - 3:46pm
This map of the proposed Yellowstone Disposal site would put the landfill 4.5 miles southeast of Sidney, Mont. Courtesy image / Montana Department of Environmental Quality
Radioactive Bakken waste buried in Montana, while ND has no licensed dump sites
January 5, 2018 - 7:15pm
The 1992 St. Paul Winter Carnival Ice Palace on Harriet Island in St. Paul. Richard Marshall / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Detroit Lakes ice palace committee moving forward with plans even though 'St. Paul couldn't get it done'
October 18, 2017 - 1:59pm
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
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
James Fields' most recent mugshot from the state of Minnesota. Fields has been in custody since December 1988 for the murder of Don Isakson of Hermantown. He's up for parole on October 11.
113 first-degree murder convicts eligible for parole in Minnesota
October 2, 2016 - 10:22am
The old city jail still stands in the middle of Ruso, the smallest city in North Dakota. Following the closure of the jail the building housed a blacksmith shop for several years. (Kim Fundingsland / Minot Daily News)
Ruso, wintertime population 2, smallest town in North Dakota
January 15, 2018 - 6:30am

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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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