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Liberty sixth-grade team’s project wins ‘Best of State’
Study shows city may need third high school, more elementary schools
Cass County Sheriff’s Office promotes several employees
Board approves new boundaries for southside elementary schools
Temps close to setting a record in F-M
Reclaimed wood company Grain Designs building on success of NDSU memorabilia
Business digest (Jan. 28)
Stitch in time: West Fargo business doing embroidery and more since 1994
High Point Networks honors top employees for 2014
BioLife sets grand opening date in West Fargo
Trygve Olson cartoon (Jan. 28)
Silbernagel: Oil prices at forefront in ND session
Reitan: North Dakota considers issues related to legalizing marijuana
Steve Stark cartoon (Jan. 21)
Omdahl: Fears raised with Common Core not new
Winter Days contest winners
Calling all artists for Phelps Mill Festival
Alzheimer’s presentation slated Thursday in Arthur
Senior menu (Jan. 28)
Nursery News (Jan. 28)
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Flight lines: Modern living takes heavy toll on birds
Flight Lines: Anything can happen during Christmas Bird Count
Swift: Parents, ‘just say no’ to birthday party madness
Home & Garden: The problem with squirrels
Where are my keys? And other musings of an aging mind
home & garden
January 27, 2015
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Pete Carroll had a mission when he took over as coach of the Seattle Seahawks in 2010 -- to prove that his large-and-in-charge coaching model could work in the NFL. It was not the way things operated during his three years in New England. "This is a football game we play," Carroll...
January 27, 2015 - 9:14am
January 26, 2015
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said he hasn't yet spoken to NFL investigators regarding the underinflated footballs controversy, but he's now putting those thoughts and feelings aside leading up to Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks. Brady talked to ESPN's...
January 26, 2015 - 11:31am
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
The NFL and YouTube announced a partnership on Monday that will deliver content on a new channel. Through the official NFL channel on YouTube -- and video directly viewable for Google Search users -- the partnership will enable fans to engage with NFL content on computers, tablets...
January 26, 2015 - 9:57am
January 25, 2015
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
The New York Jets will hire Rex Hogan as their director of college scouting and Brian Heimerdinger to a prominent front-office role, according to NFL Network. Hogan served as a national scout for the Chicago Bears, but was released from his contract. He had been a scout with the...
January 25, 2015 - 11:21am
January 24, 2015
Bossert’s two-goal performance lifts South-Shanley over West Fargo
WEST FARGO – With West Fargo and Fargo South-Shanley close in the East Region boys hockey standings and the end of the season approaching, Saturday’s game had big implications. Fargo South-Shanley scored the first two goals and rolled to a 4-1 victory. The loss moves West Fargo...
sports / high school sports
January 24, 2015 - 11:32pm
Report: NFL will try new replay method
The NFL reportedly will test a new replay system during the Pro Bowl on Sunday. Rather than the referee stepping to the sideline to review the replay via a covered TV screen, the official will view the replay wirelessly via headphones and a computer tablet, according to ESPN's...
January 24, 2015 - 6:07pm
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
New England Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater said Saturday that the NFL Players Association has recommended players avoid publicly talking about the league's ongoing investigation regarding under inflated footballs. "I'd love to get into that with you, but we have been instructed...
January 24, 2015 - 3:14pm
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
By Andrew Both Reuters More than 100 million Americans are expected to watch this year's Super Bowl, but there are about 7 billion people in the rest of the world who may not be so captivated. The NFL has a loyal following in countries including Britain, Australia, Canada...
January 24, 2015 - 12:09pm
January 22, 2015
'DEFLATE GATE': Belichick: 'No explanation for what happened'
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick opened his Thursday press conference with an eight-minute statement intended to let the air out of Deflategate. "I don't have an explanation for what happened," Belichick said, and then repeated during a barrage of questions at Gillette...
January 22, 2015 - 9:12am
Packers remain in shock from loss to Seahawks
An unlikely turn of events that started late in the NFC Championship Game turned more bizarre for the Green Bay Packers. Head coach Mike McCarthy abruptly postponed his season-ending news conference scheduled for late Wednesday morning. Also scrapped was subsequent media availability...
January 22, 2015 - 9:00am
January 21, 2015
Opinions vary widely on 'DeflateGate'
Now that the NFL investigation has reportedly found 11 of New England's 12 allotted game footballs in the AFC Championship Game were underinflated, the topic continues to be the talk around the nation and league whether the Patriots cheated. Reports surfaced after the Patriots...
January 21, 2015 - 1:08pm
New England heartbeat still in Boston; Seahawk fans among most boisterous
New England has the Boston Tea Party and cream pie, Seattle has Starbucks and marijuana but only one will be crowned Super Bowl champions after an East Coast versus West Coast clash of teams as different as the cities they represent. It will be Beantown versus the Emerald City...
January 21, 2015 - 10:20am
'DEFLATE GATE': Ball no longer in Belichick's court
By Jeff Reynolds Before the biggest game of his life, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Brad Johnson paid $7,500 to guarantee the 100 game balls provided by the NFL were personalized to his liking before Super Bowl XXXVII. Letting the air out of the ball before the 2014...
January 21, 2015 - 10:14am
January 20, 2015
Packers clip North-South in girls hockey
WEST FARGO – With two minutes left in overtime, West Fargo’s Janey Sandoval somehow maneuvered a pass to teammate Meleah Stromme in front of a crowded Fargo North-South net. Stromme followed through to score the dramatic winning goal for a 2-1 victory at Veterans Arena. “It...
sports / high school sports
January 20, 2015 - 11:08pm
Scoreboard (Jan. 21)
Boys basketball West Fargo 54, Valley City 48 Day: Thursday Site: Valley city Sheyenne 45, Shanley 63 Day: Friday Site: Shanley Sheyenne 56, Valley City 49 Day: Saturday Site: Sheyenne Girls basketball West Fargo 71, Valley City 63 Day: Thursday Site: West Fargo Sheyenne...
January 20, 2015 - 3:30pm