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Aaron's Weather Talk: Nor'easter
West Fargo officer resigns amid sex harassment case
City requests water plant designs; facility may improve taste
Landscaping approved for Main Avenue
Miller awarded VCSU scholarship
West Fargo couple brings back 1950s drive-in favorite sloppy joe sauce
Building permits (Dec. 17)
Business digest (Dec. 17)
Lemon laws help consumers resolve vehicle issues
In their Element: New upscale hotel planned near Veterans and I-94
Steve Stark cartoon (Dec. 10)
Letter: Thank you for success of Salquist golf tourney
Omdahl: Higher ed struggles at another crossroad
Reitan: After field-testing, department opts not to use body cameras
Omdahl: Measures drew more than partisan races
Rinehart attains Eagle Scout rank
West Fargo library hosts mitten tree
29 ND youth earn Torchbearer Award
Storybook Breakfast hosted by theaters
Senior menu (Dec. 17)
Playing for the Packers, Heisler brothers love t’win
Athlete spotlight: Akealy Moton and Eric Ringdahl
Scoreboard (Dec. 17)
Bowling scores (Dec. 17)
Brother, sister lead Packers hockey teams in points
Flight Lines: Where do birds sleep?
Flight Lines: Interesting origin of a familiar bird
Swift: Daily Diet Coke a tough habit to break
Home & Garden: Plants make great gifts
home & garden
November 25, 2014
West Fargo day care has history of violations
A large West Fargo day care center under investigation by Cass County Social Services for a recent field trip to a hotel pool that ended with two young boys nearly drowning has a history of policy violations and claims of child mistreatment. Sunrise-Sunset Preschool & Childcare...
November 25, 2014 - 1:37pm
November 23, 2014
UPDATE: Freezing Rain Advisory
Freezing Rain Advisories are in effect for parts of North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota through early Monday morning. Freezing drizzle/mist has created a glaze of ice on many roads and sidewalks. A number of accidents have occurred due to the slippery roads. Light snow...
November 23, 2014 - 10:56pm
Freezing Rain Advisory
Freezing Rain Advisory extended to the south to include Fargo-Moorhead. In effect through 3:00 AM Monday. Expect the freezing drizzle/mist and light snow showers to continue through tonight. Roads are becoming slippery, so use extreme caution while driving. Links to...
November 23, 2014 - 8:08pm
Aaron's Weather Talk: Road Conditions
With the holidays coming up, road conditions are of great importance. It does not take much for roads to become slippery. In fact, more accidents occur during minor events than bigger ones because there are usually more drivers on the road. One useful tool to use when travelling...
November 23, 2014 - 2:58pm
November 20, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: Lake-Effect Snow
Lake-effect snow is not common here in eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota. It is a way of life in parts of the Great Lakes region,...
November 20, 2014 - 11:40am
November 19, 2014
Wednesday Snow Shower Time-lapse
Brief snow showers moved through the area on Wednesday, producing minor accumulations. Visibility was reduced as the snow moved through. Here...
November 19, 2014 - 3:08pm
Man charged in West Fargo bar stabbing
WEST FARGO – An arrest warrant was issued on Wednesday for a Fargo 23-year-old accused of stabbing another man a dozen times in a bar brawl here last month. At 2:22 a.m. on Oct. 18, police officers responded to the Essentia Health emergency room for a report of a male victim...
news / crime
November 19, 2014 - 2:04pm
Bailey elected to Cass County District Court
West Fargo is looking for a new city judge after longtime municipal judge Susan Bailey was elected on Nov. 4 to serve four years as a Cass County District Court judge. Bailey, who was just re-elected as municipal judge in June, will begin her new position Jan. 2. In the meantime,...
November 19, 2014 - 10:23am
Everyday heroes: Memories linger long after attention fades
Allison Fuchs of West Fargo couldn’t sleep last week. It was the night of Nov. 11, and she kept reliving the events of that afternoon, when she performed CPR on two 4-year-old boys who nearly drowned in a hotel pool in Casselton. “I just kept thinking, those could have been...
November 19, 2014 - 10:12am
West Fargo ranked No. 8 of top 10 safest ND cities
West Fargo was recently named as one of the top 10 safest cities in the state. A survey by the national company Movoto Real Estate marked West Fargo as No. 8 on the list, the only city with a population more than 20,000 in the Red River Valley to earn the honor based on crime statistics. Topping...
November 19, 2014 - 10:02am
West Fargo day care under investigation after near drownings at hotel pool
Cass County Social Services is investigating a West Fargo day care that organized a field trip Nov. 11 to the Days Inn in Casselton that ended with two children nearly drowning in the hotel pool. The investigation of Sunrise Sunset Preschool & Childcare Center, 405 Main Ave....
November 19, 2014 - 10:01am
November 18, 2014
Liberty Middle School teacher named finalist for STEM competition
Gretchen Peterson, a teacher at Liberty Middle School, is a North Dakota finalist for the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest. Solve for Tomorrow is a nationwide competition to increase interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by challenging teachers and students...
November 18, 2014 - 5:02pm
High school oratorical contest taking entries
The North Dakota American Legion will be conducting speech contests throughout the state this winter, one in each of its 10 districts. The contest is open to all high school students in grades eight through 12. Scholarships of $600 in cash will be awarded among the top three contestants...
November 18, 2014 - 4:45pm
West Fargo courts (Week of Nov. 5)
Failure to pay fine/costs: Nathan William Schultz, Fargo, $100 fine, to pay $115 outstanding fine. Driving under the influence: Michelle Lee Desjarlais, West Fargo, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Theft of property: Kelli Benice Foss, West Fargo, $388.97 fine,...
November 18, 2014 - 4:06pm
November 16, 2014
Peak Wind Gusts Sunday
Wind Gusts: Garrison, ND: 51 mph Bismarck, ND: 48 mph Glen Ullin, ND: 46 mph Hettinger, ND: 45 mph Minot, ND: 44 mph Watford...
November 16, 2014 - 10:38pm