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Grand Forks' Alerus Center gets ready for new leadership
Citing work stress, key flood-control figure, Fargo city engineer resigns
Protesters urge Hoeven to reject Senate GOP health reform bill
Judge allows ND sheriff charged with meth distribution, bribery to travel out of state
Castile's girlfriend Diamond Reynolds pleads not guilty in assault case
Building help: Partnership between builder, nonprofit means new WF home will provide financing for aspiring entrepreneurs in other countries
New Perspective opens with focus on successful aging
How to hang on to millennial workers, according to millennials
Bobcat unveils building renovated for 'innovative and collaborative culture'
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
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UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Minor league promotion part of banner season for West Fargo's Young
Former MLB player Coste follows in father figure's footsteps as West Fargo Legion baseball coach
West Fargo Park District sports, activities continue to grow
Athlete Spotlight: Haboniman Simon and Zach Ferguson
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William "Bill" Fisk
Pauline C. Geck
January 20, 2016
Letter: Reitan’s actions regarding employees aren’t consistent
In the Jan. 6 issue of the West Fargo Pioneer, there was an article about a West Fargo police officer who had been arrested for DUI. Any time a law enforcement officer is arrested for a crime, it is a very serious matter. Unfortunately, Chief Mike Reitan doesn’t think so. He is...
January 20, 2016 - 12:51am
January 13, 2016
Letter: Marsy's Law protects victims
I am chairing a statewide initiative called Marsy’s Law for North Dakota, which establishes constitutional protection for victims of crime. While we live in a safe and special place, none of us in North Dakota is immune from the possibility of becoming a victim. Once thrust into...
January 13, 2016 - 1:04am
January 5, 2016
Letter: Thank-you from Bud Reitan family
The family of Bud Reitan would like to extend our thanks for the memorials, cards, flowers and expressions of sympathy. Thanks to the ladies of Martin’s Church for the food served after the service. Thank you to Pastor Pete for his visits and words of comfort. Undesignated memorials...
January 5, 2016 - 5:23pm
December 30, 2015
Lee: North Dakota can weather downturn
Over the past several years, North Dakota has had countless “firsts”: First among states in economic performance, first in job creation,...
December 30, 2015 - 12:40am
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