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Mowing, Not Plowing
Liberty sixth-grade team’s project wins ‘Best of State’
Study shows city may need third high school, more elementary schools
Cass County Sheriff’s Office promotes several employees
Board approves new boundaries for southside elementary schools
Reclaimed wood company Grain Designs building on success of NDSU memorabilia
Business digest (Jan. 28)
Stitch in time: West Fargo business doing embroidery and more since 1994
High Point Networks honors top employees for 2014
BioLife sets grand opening date in West Fargo
Trygve Olson cartoon (Jan. 28)
Silbernagel: Oil prices at forefront in ND session
Reitan: North Dakota considers issues related to legalizing marijuana
Steve Stark cartoon (Jan. 21)
Omdahl: Fears raised with Common Core not new
Winter Days contest winners
Calling all artists for Phelps Mill Festival
Alzheimer’s presentation slated Thursday in Arthur
Senior menu (Jan. 28)
Nursery News (Jan. 28)
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
Flight lines: Modern living takes heavy toll on birds
Flight Lines: Anything can happen during Christmas Bird Count
Swift: Parents, ‘just say no’ to birthday party madness
Home & Garden: The problem with squirrels
Where are my keys? And other musings of an aging mind
home & garden
December 2, 2014
Bethany’s annual silent auction, food fest Dec. 11
The Bethany Auxiliary will be hosting the 29th annual Silent Auction and Food Fest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 11 in the Resident Center at Bethany Retirement Living, 201 S. University Drive, Fargo. The Christmas Food Fest will feature Scandinavian and other ethnic specialty foods....
December 2, 2014 - 4:03pm
Wangen new president of veterans association
Lonnie L. Wangen of Horace has been named the 67th president of the National Association of State Directors of Veterans Affairs. Wangen is the third area director to be named president of NASDVA. The last local representation was North Dakota Commissioner Lloyd Zander, who was named...
December 2, 2014 - 4:01pm
West Fargo guitar store offers gear, repair, lessons
David Hirsch wanted to build a guitar in high school shop class. His instructor nixed the idea. Now, 30 years later, Hirsch sells, modifies and repairs guitars at Tone Syndicate, 2111 Main Ave. E. in West Fargo. He and good friend Kevin Schmidt opened Tone Syndicate in 2010. The...
December 2, 2014 - 3:57pm
November 25, 2014
Business digest (Nov. 26)
Tallman Enterprises opens in West Fargo Tim Tallman has opened Tallman Enterprises in West Fargo. The company offers videotaping services for special events, including weddings and anniversaries, and a personal shopper and delivery service in North Dakota, Minnesota and South...
November 25, 2014 - 3:58pm
West Fargo retailers offer Black Friday specials
While the majority of retail chains in the metro area are located east of West Fargo, those on the west side will still be offering a number of “Black Friday” special sales. Two of West Fargo’s largest retailers, Costco and Menards, will be closed on Thanksgiving. However,...
November 25, 2014 - 3:56pm
November 19, 2014
Building permits (Nov. 19)
West Fargo Titan Homes, 3713 4th St. E., new residential, $400,000 Gateway Building Systems, 1816 4th Ave. NW, new commercial, $350,000 Debbie Johnson, 3405 19th Ave. NW, foundation, $27,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 2622 7th St. W., new residential, $162,000 Pro-Mark Services,...
November 19, 2014 - 9:58am
Midcontinent unveils gigabit service timetable
Midcontinent Communications on Monday announced a plan to provide the option of gigabit-speed Internet access to all of its service area in the northern Plains, including the Fargo-Moorhead area, by the end of 2017. The company said about 600,000 homes and 55,000 businesses will...
November 19, 2014 - 9:58am
November 18, 2014
Letter: Thank you, West Fargo and Camp Invention
I would like to thank West Fargo Public Schools for hosting the Camp Invention program this summer. At Camp Invention, children work together in teams to find solutions to real-world challenges inspired by the greatest innovators in the National Inventors Hall of Fame. This summer,...
November 18, 2014 - 4:12pm
Hall of Famer Bradshaw imparts humor, wisdom in speech to Chamber
Announcer and Hall Of Fame NFL player Terry Bradshaw delivered a rousing speech to an audience of more than 1,000 at the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce luncheon. The Chamber described it as the largest gathering ever at Fargo’s Ramada Plaza & Suites. The NFL...
November 18, 2014 - 3:48pm
November 11, 2014
Business digest (Nov. 12)
Wanzek promoted at Bell State Bank Angie Wanzek has been promoted to payment processing manager at Bell State Bank & Trust. Wanzek will manage the new payments department, which encompasses any method of customer spending, along with risk management, strategic planning and daily...
November 11, 2014 - 5:28pm
Inspired Designs owner to appear at Pride of Dakota
There’s practically nothing that Connie Bruse doesn’t consider art- or craft-worthy. From copper pipe to grains of sand, crop seed to macaroni, barn wood to discarded cloth, Bruse has used them all in her creations. “I will never be alive long enough to do all my ideas,”...
November 11, 2014 - 5:22pm
November 5, 2014
Building permits (Nov. 5)
West Fargo Eagle Ridge Partners, 455 26th Ave. W., new multi (10 unit), $1,250,000 Eagle Ridge Partners, 455 26th Ave. W., new multi (8 unit), $1,000,000 BFJ Homebuilders, 3302 1st St. E., new residential, $1,200,000 Mike Nicholson, 2008 Ann St., new residential, $150,000 Luxe...
November 5, 2014 - 10:52am
Business Digest (Nov. 5)
Moore Engineering adds two in West Fargo office Moore Engineering has hired Gregory Wald as the communications manager and Lynda Lee as an administrative assistant. Both work in the firm’s office in West Fargo. Wald has more than 15 years of strategic marketing and communications...
November 5, 2014 - 10:51am
Programs supported by the West Fargo Exchange Club in 2012-14:
Baby Think it Over Boy and Girl Scouts Camp Micah Child Evangelism Caring Program for Children Cass County Historical Society Commodities for Seniors Freedom Elementary State Flag Freedom Shrine Give a Kid a Flag to Wave High Rise and Sheyenne Crossings...
November 5, 2014 - 10:49am
Giving back for 41 years: West Fargo Exchange Club committed to community
Paul Graham remembers a bunch of guys gathering at the M&J Steakhouse in 1973 to form the West Fargo Exchange Club. A couple of Fargo Exchange Club members showed up to pitch the idea of forming a chapter in West Fargo, recalls Graham. The Fargo duo knew West Fargo farmer Fred...
November 5, 2014 - 10:46am