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Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
NEW: Flight Lines Video: Even images in hand won't stop mistaken identities
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Gerald "Butch" Reineke
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December 7, 2012
Updated: West Fargo student struck by pickup on Sheyenne dies
WEST FARGO - A West Fargo High School student from Horace was hit by a vehicle and seriously injured this morning on Sheyenne Street in West Fargo, Assistant Police Chief Mike Reitan said. Levi Schulz, 18, was taken by ambulance to Essentia Health in Fargo, where he later died from...
December 7, 2012 - 12:50pm
July 11, 2012
Culture of drinking and driving a fatal flaw in N.D.
Days after a West Fargo family was killed in an alcohol-related crash, officials debated Monday how to address North Dakota's growing problem of drunken driving with some blaming society's lax attitudes and others pushing for tougher state laws. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem...
July 11, 2012 - 9:04am
July 7, 2012
Three from West Fargo killed in Friday night accident on I-94 near Jamestown
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - Four people were killed in a collision Friday evening, including two adults and an 18-month-old girl from West Fargo, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The accident occurred at 7:18 p.m. at mile marker 225 of Interstate 94, about 33 miles west of Jamestown,...
July 7, 2012 - 10:22am
May 29, 2012
Accident claims life at school construction site
The victim of a construction accident that occurred Friday at the high school addition to the Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center, 800 40th Ave. E., West Fargo, was identified Tuesday morning by West Fargo police officials as 30-year old Trevor Skarphol, of Fargo. According to Assistant...
May 29, 2012 - 12:46pm
May 25, 2012
NEW DETAILS: Worker dies in construction accident at site of Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - A 30-year-old Fargo man died today in a construction accident after a 28-foot steel beam fell on him at the high school addition...
May 25, 2012 - 1:19pm
July 20, 2011
Three vehicles involved in crash near Casselton
CASSELTON, N.D. - Three vehicles were involved in a crash Tuesday night on Highway 18 near here that injured some of the six people involved. Cass County Sheriff's Deputies said a pickup was northbound on State Highway 18 when it collided with a car eastbound on 37th Street at the...
July 20, 2011 - 9:49am
July 12, 2011
UPDATE: Sheyenne Street reopened after incident with overturned truck
Officals have reopened a stretch of Sheyenne Street after a morning accident. A truck has turned over under the overpass located at Sheyenne Street and I-94, West Fargo. No injuries are reported. The driver reported loosing steering prior to the crash. North bound Sheyenne is blocked....
July 12, 2011 - 11:11am
February 24, 2011
Victim identified in Wednesday's fatal I-94 rollover near Mapleton
The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified a West Fargo woman killed in a rollover Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 94 near Mapleton. Christie Stolz, 33, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her passenger, 35-year-old Christopher Dodge of West Fargo, was taken by ambulance to Essentia...
February 24, 2011 - 2:21pm
February 23, 2011
Woman dies in rollover on I-94 near Mapleton
One woman is dead and a man injured after a rollover on Interstate 94 near Mapleton this afternoon. The one-vehicle accident occurred about 3:20 p.m., said North Dakota Highway Patrol Lt. Eldon Mehrer.
February 23, 2011 - 6:50pm
February 3, 2011
School District releases statement on bus incident
On Thursday, the West Fargo School District released the following statement regarding Wednesday's bus incident, in which a driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI after driving into a snow bank: On Wednesday, Feb. 2, Bus No. 56, bound for Aurora Elementary to pick up students,...
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February 3, 2011 - 10:25am
January 24, 2011
West Fargo teen injured in crash
North Dakota Highway Patrol said a 17-year-old from West Fargo was injured this afternoon in a crash at Interstate 94 and Veterans Boulevard in Fargo. The crash happened about 2:45 p.m. According to the Highway Patrol: The 17-year-old lost control of his vehicle at the bottom of...
January 24, 2011 - 8:33am
December 30, 2010
UPDATED: Blizzard forces closure of I-29, I-94 in most of eastern ND; several accidents, some power outages also reported
FARGO - North Dakota's interstates are shutting down in the eastern part of the state because of the blizzard-like conditions following several major accidents this afternoon. Eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 94 between Fargo and Jamestown closed before 2 p.m. Northbound...
December 30, 2010 - 2:00pm
December 6, 2010
Students unharmed after bus, car collide in Fargo
FARGO - No one was injured this morning when a bus carrying West Fargo High School students rear-ended a car in north Fargo, according to Brad Redmond, transportation director for West Fargo Schools. Redmond said the incident happened about 8:45 a.m. near 12th Avenue north and 38th...
December 6, 2010 - 3:00pm
November 22, 2010
UPDATED: Fargo-Moorhead "bulls-eyed" by snowstorm, 8 inches possible
November 22, 2010 - 8:20am
November 12, 2010
Injured parties identified in West Fargo rollover accident
WEST FARGO - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified three people injured in a rollover accident early today on Interstate 94 in West Fargo. The driver, Elizabeth Rushton, 21, of West Fargo, and her passengers, Jennifer Jordan, 38, of Fargo, and Cynthia Rushton, 48, of Frazee,...
November 12, 2010 - 11:12am