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In Support of the Concerned Citizens of Buffalo
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
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Paul W. Fee
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December 30, 2015
Heitkamp: December was a month of progress in Congress
In North Dakota, we know how to work together to get things done. We put aside our differences to help our communities sandbag before and during...
December 30, 2015 - 12:30am
Letter: CodeRED system efficient, effective warning tool
I learned from the West Fargo police chief’s weekly article in the West Fargo Pioneer that a number of area residents asked to be removed from the CodeRED system after being awakened recently by late evening CodeRED alerts regarding two missing children. Chief Mike Reitan extolled...
December 30, 2015 - 12:30am
December 23, 2015
Letter: School district still has growing pains
The West Fargo School District continues to suffer from “growing pains.” As a result, voters recently demonstrated recognition of the need for more space and, as a recent news article noted, ours received the largest share of funds set aside by the Legislature for fast-growing...
December 23, 2015 - 5:02am
December 16, 2015
Letter: State should help fund Sheyenne Street work
My husband and I live in the Eagle Run neighborhood of West Fargo. Sheyenne Street is part of our weekday commute. Anyone who uses Sheyenne on a regular basis can’t help but cringe when they think about the chaos that happens every morning and afternoon. The traffic has gotten to...
December 16, 2015 - 1:39am
Letter: Remember to support local small businesses
In every town I visit across North Dakota, I’m astounded by the folks I meet and the incredible stories they have to tell about their leaps into entrepreneurship. This holiday season, it’s their stories that inspire me the most. With just an idea, passion and lots of hard work...
December 16, 2015 - 12:17am
December 9, 2015
Letter: Hockey Association thankful for food
The West Fargo boys hockey team hosted its annual preseason Jamboree on Nov. 21. There were five teams consisting of 120 boys and a total of 10 scrimmages of hockey played that day. They worked up an appetite and consumed 50 pounds of barbecues, 300 buns, 10 pounds of beans, 20 pounds...
December 9, 2015 - 12:10am
December 2, 2015
Letter: Thank you, landowners and Game & Fish Dept.
Thanks to all the landowners from the sportsmen of North Dakota for the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. We have had a fall to really get out and travel to our favorite spot to hunt or fish. The landowners have had a challenging year, and we need to support them as much as...
December 2, 2015 - 12:29am
November 25, 2015
Letter: West Fargo School Board thanks voters
The results of last week’s vote on the school bond referendum demonstrate our district's continued commitment to providing quality educational opportunities for all of our youth. You are all well aware of the growth, how it has impacted our community already, and how growth is projected...
November 25, 2015 - 12:50am
Letter: Thank you from the VOICE
Thank you to the voters in the West Fargo School District for showing your passion for education. You listened to the message and responded accordingly at the polls. We are so pleased with the 80 percent approval rate and excited about the future of our school district! Thank you...
November 25, 2015 - 12:48am
November 17, 2015
Letter: Celebrate National Hospice Month
This month Hospice of the Red River Valley celebrates National Hospice Month. And this year, we have extra reason to celebrate. Recently, Medicare announced it will reimburse doctors for end-of-life conversations with patients. As the area’s leading expert in end-of-life care...
November 17, 2015 - 9:40pm
November 11, 2015
Letter: Be an informed voter: Vote ‘yes’ for education
There is a bond referendum for WFPS on Tuesday, and I encourage you to be an informed voter and exercise your right to vote. I am proud to teach music for West Fargo Public Schools, honored to serve as president of the WFEA, a homeowner in the district, and will be impacted greatly...
November 11, 2015 - 2:09am
Letter: Vote ‘yes’ to help kids in WF district
Nov. 17 is just a few days away and the kids of West Fargo Public School District need your help to pass the upcoming $98.1 million West Fargo school bond referendum. This bond will help in a wide variety of ways, including bringing kindergarten students back into neighborhood elementary...
November 11, 2015 - 2:08am
Letter: Vote ‘yes’ for schools as enrollment surges
Imagine learning that the entire student body of the Carrington School District had enrolled in the West Fargo schools this year, and that next year the Northern Cass students would arrive, and the year after, the Rugby students. Each of those districts has 500-600 students, and...
November 11, 2015 - 2:06am
Letter: Board hypocritical; vote ‘no’ on bond
The signs are out and the same old rhetoric is being used, “It’s for the kids.” I see these signs in homes of teachers, administrators, school board members, former teachers, among others. What I find hypocritical is many in these groups want others to sacrifice for the kids...
November 11, 2015 - 2:05am
October 20, 2015
Letter: Financial advisers oppose fiduciary rule
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed”: Benjamin Franklin. We, the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors of North Dakota, are opposed to the proposed Department of Labor rule for all advisers to operate under a fiduciary duty as currently...
October 20, 2015 - 11:46pm