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'A story of resilience': Fargo woman coping with mental illness graduates today
R.D. Offutt Co. grants spread Christmas cheer to Minn., ND volunteer fire departments
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
'One special dog': Dog finds permanent home with deployed 148th airman
Grants spread Christmas cheer to area volunteer fire departments
Doctor who was disciplined now plans new Moorhead clinic
How we pay for care evolving balance between public and private payments
What to get your favorite Philadelphia Eagles fan for Christmas
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
Dignity Health, CHI merger will combine ministries in new Catholic health system
Place a Business Announcement
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
Bonds, Boundaries, and Budgets --EMDASH-- Challenges of a Growing District
Commentary: Heitkamp should apologize for tax reform tweet
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
More kids in F-M apartments: Some families content renting, others dream of homeownership
Fargo Theatre hosting free holiday concerts
Popular Fargo bar manager, near death, makes turnaround
Two new displays to open Thursday at Fargo Air Museum
Grand Forks police officer helps deliver two babies in one week
The 'other' Wentz: Often in the shadows of cousin Carson, Connor fulfills a valuable role for the Bison football team
Bison defense goes from facing one extreme to the other in FCS semifinals
Forum prep sports podcast talk local basketball, nice moment for Carly Kottsick
Sam Houston coach says Bearkats on the cusp of being FCS elite program
Coste steps down as West Fargo American Legion coach to join RedHawks coaching staff
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Feel the heat: Besides being relaxing, taking a sauna offers health benefits
home & garden
red river valley fair
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Luella M. Emmil
Floyd "Mike" Nesemeier
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
September 7, 2017
West Fargo needs crossing guard program
As a mother I tend to worry more than I rightfully should about my son and his well being, and I will admit that my worries aren't always of utmost importance. Sometimes I worry about irrational things as I'm sure all mothers do, but I have always felt that my child was safe crossing...
September 7, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 23, 2017
A great leader was lost, will be missed
I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Rep. William (Bill) Kretschmar this week. He will be greatly missed. Rep. Kretschmar or "Kretsch" as he was known to many of his friends and colleagues was long referred to as the "Dean of the House" of Representatives in North...
August 23, 2017 - 5:23am
Reps. Olson and Koppelman fail to represent their full constituencies
As reported in The Forum, two state legislators criticized the West Fargo Public Library for promoting an LGBT book display during the Fargo-Moorhead...
August 23, 2017 - 5:21am
August 2, 2017
Fire Chief: Thank you residents, who have supported fire department in time of increased calls
I'd like to take this opportunity to thank the West Fargo City Commission and the residents of West Fargo for supporting the fire department....
August 2, 2017 - 10:13am
Letter from Waste Management: Sorting out recycling costs in West Fargo
West Fargo's recycling program is vastly different from the Fargo-Moorhead program, making a cost comparison nearly impossible. A recent Forum...
August 2, 2017 - 10:12am
July 27, 2017
Letter: Sorting out West Fargo's recycling costs
West Fargo's recycling program is vastly different from the Fargo-Moorhead program, making a cost comparison nearly impossible. The Forum's recent...
July 27, 2017 - 11:25am
June 13, 2017
Letter: City officials prefer doing business in the dark
As some of you may know, my father was the police chief of West Fargo until January, when he was publicly fired for his "hostile work environment"...
June 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 10, 2017
Letter: What is happening to our once great city?
Another disappointment with the decisions made by the leadership of West Fargo. One has to wonder who will be put on administrative leave or be terminated next. Placing Greg Warren on administrative leave is the most unbelievable front page news anyone could imagine.
May 10, 2017 - 10:46am
April 5, 2017
Money speaks louder than health
I would like to commend our North Dakota legislators who voted in support of BreatheND. Lawmakers had some of the strongest push back from SB 2024 than any other bill presented this session. Hours of testimony applauding the agencies successes, emails, calls, and letters to the editors...
April 5, 2017 - 5:48am
March 15, 2017
Ex-Tobacco users want BreatheND to stay
I started smoking when I was 13, and was a two-pack-a-day smoker for many years. I watched both my grandfathers die from smoking, and several aunts and uncles. Last year I had part of my left lung removed after recurring lung disease. Quitting smoking was one of the most difficult...
March 15, 2017 - 5:09am
March 8, 2017
Calling all heros for March American Red Cross Month
The American Red Cross is recognizing the country's everyday heroes during Red Cross Month. Here in North Dakota, Red Cross volunteers assist people during emergencies, teach lifesaving skills, or give financial donations to help people in need.
March 8, 2017 - 6:35am
March 1, 2017
City leaders must be held accountable for their actions
The Mayor was asked why he didn't honor his promise of a public hearing to allow the citizens of West Fargo input into the [Mike] Reitan suspension. He claimed he didn't remember saying that. Not only did he say it but he said it on more than one occasion — after the suspension...
March 1, 2017 - 5:29am
THANK YOU WEST FARGO VFW
The parents of the West Fargo Packer Boys' Basketball team organized a pancake feed fundraiser on Sunday, Feb. 19, and it was hosted by the West...
March 1, 2017 - 5:27am
February 22, 2017
Hoeven, Cramer got it wrong
The U.S. Senate voted recently to confirm Betsy DeVos as education secretary. The U.S. Department of Education is now led by a person who does not support public schools, particularly the rural public schools that are the backbone of North Dakota. For the first time in our nation's...
February 22, 2017 - 5:19am
Legislators should support public health
I'm looking forward to an impactful career in public health while I work towards a Master's in Public Health at North Dakota State University. My professors there have opened my eyes to the incredible benefits local public health units bring to our communities.
February 22, 2017 - 5:08am