Skip to main content
West Fargo Pioneer
Gift drive all about homeless children
Packatahnas’ season starts Saturday
Honor roll (Dec. 4)
School menu (Dec. 4)
Legislative Report District 22: Legislation has huge impact on townships around state
Award of excellence for Cargill work
Area seniors focus of giving tree program
Slumberland donates beds, bedding
Cass County Electric hires two, four accept new positions
New auto dealership cleared for Eagle Run
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Daytime burglaries hit West Fargo homes
Omdahl: Food Stamp critics deserve responses
Huber: When winter hits, how quickly we forget
Candy collection for troops huge success
Omdahl: Checking out the quirks of seniors
The Packer Weekly: West Fargo helps ease pain in Philippines
Benefit for Don Metzger set for Dec. 12
Holy Cross presents Holiday Craft Fair
Monsanto volunteers help combat hunger
Nursery News (Dec. 4)
Boys hockey team earns season's first win
Bowling (Dec. 4)
Packer girls trounce Firebirds, Midgets
Wrestling wins big in first match
With plenty of size, chemistry, Packer girls look to build on past success
Flight lines: Change the land, change the inhabitants
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Eating Well: Bring on the desserts this holiday season
Eastward Autumn road trip rich with fall colors
home & garden
August 5, 2013
Miller joins Eyesite Family Eyecare
Dr. Dan Levin, owner of Eyesite Family Eyecare, located in Costco at 750 23rd Ave E., West Fargo, has announced the addition of Anna Miller, OD. Dr. Miller obtained her undergraduate degree from Bemidji State University, and graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry. She...
August 5, 2013 - 10:07am
First International Hires Sue Olson as Loan Assistant
Sue Olson has joined First International Bank & Trust as a Loan Assistant at their West Fargo branch, located at 1350 13th Ave. E. A native of Bottineau, Olson moved to West Fargo 21 years ago. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, going to the lake and scrapbooking....
August 5, 2013 - 10:06am
July 31, 2013
Ackerland joins Western State Bank
Matt Ackerland recently joined Western State Bank, as Vice President of Retail Banking. His duties will include directing and supervising the retail banking efforts in the bank's seven locations. Ackerland has over 12 years of experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining Western,...
July 31, 2013 - 9:27am
High Point Networks hires two
High Point Networks, LLC has hired two in their corporate office in West Fargo -- Chip Bartunek as Project Manager and Colin Carpenter as Service Desk Technician. Bartunek has 15 years of project management experience in the industry. He is a certified Project Management Professional...
July 31, 2013 - 9:24am
Bell State Bank employees participate in Spare Key
A group of employees at Bell State Bank & Trust have announced they are using $1,000 in "Pay It Forward" funds as well as several personal donations to match a $4,500 gift from the Fargo- Moorhead Area Foundation for Spare Key, in support of the non-profit's expansion in North Dakota....
July 31, 2013 - 8:32am
July 15, 2013
Western donates to TNT Kid's Fitness Academy
Western State Bank recently donated $10,000 to TNT Kid's Fitness & Gymnastics Academy, to support the expansion of their current facility to serve more children in our growing communities. "As Your Hometown Bank, Western strives to give back to the communities we serve," commented...
July 15, 2013 - 8:32am
Western State Bank awards scholarships
Western State Bank recently awarded two local students with $250 savings scholarships as part of their scholastic recognition program, Western Pays for A's. The scholastic recognition program is designed to reward students for their hard work in school. Matthew Hewitt and Nolan Becher,...
July 15, 2013 - 8:31am
Huotari named president of Coldwell Banker First Realty
Coldwell Banker First Realty, Fargo, recently named Bryce Huotari to the role of President. Huotari joined Coldwell Banker Commercial First Realty in 2001 as a sales professional and became manager of the commercial division in 2012. A graduate of the University of North Dakota, Huotari...
July 15, 2013 - 8:31am
July 9, 2013
BlackRidgeBANK opens on Veterans Boulevard
Local, responsive, and professional is the calling card for BlackRidgeBANK - the newest tenant to open on West Fargo’s busiest thoroughfare — Veterans Boulevard at 855 26th Ave. East. BlackRidgeBANK is an independent, privately-owned, full-service bank dedicated to serving...
July 9, 2013 - 1:26pm
July 8, 2013
Baldock completes Dakota School of Banking
Chad Baldock, Credit Officer, Western State Bank, West Fargo, recently graduated from Dakota School of Banking sponsored by the North Dakota Bankers Association (NDBA) and endorsed by the South Dakota Bankers Association (SDBA). In its 40th year, the school trained 57 bank personnel....
July 8, 2013 - 8:32am
Lebahn named top producer
North Dakota Farmers Union Insurance based in Jamestown, N.D. has announced that Shane Lebahn of West Fargo was the top Producer of new Commercial Insurance for the company during the Month of May. Farmers Union Insurance currently has 98 agents in North Dakota.
July 8, 2013 - 8:32am
HBA of F-M wins association excellence awards
The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead has received two Awards of Excellence from the Executive Officers Council of the National Association of Home Builders: "Best Public Relations Program Conducted - 2012 Permit Reports/News Conferences" and "Best Local Government Affairs...
July 8, 2013 - 8:31am
July 2, 2013
Caterpillar celebrates expansion grand opening
State and local dignitaries joined Caterpillar officials Monday for a celebration marking the company's five-year anniversary milestone of acquiring the remanufacturing business in West Fargo, as well as completion of a major $50 million expansion to the plant at 1262 W. Main Ave....
July 2, 2013 - 9:41am
July 1, 2013
Groundbreaking held for West Fargo Cambria Suites
Ground was broken June 18 for West Fargo's newest hotel and first full-service meeting complex, the Cambria Suites Hotel and Convention Center located at 19th Ave. E. and Beaton Drive. Plans call for a four-story, 103 all-suite hotel, connected to a 15,000 square feet conference center...
July 1, 2013 - 9:36am
Rick Electric updating lights at WFHS
Rick Electric Inc. of Moorhead is in the middle of a large undertaking at West Fargo High School, as they are retrofitting the building with 3,500 new lighting fixtures. The project, one of Rick Electric's biggest of the season, sees the school having new fluorescent T8 and LED lighting...
July 1, 2013 - 8:16am