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More than 100 UND employees apply for voluntary, phased retirements
Border bar owners, police mixed on 4 a.m. closing bill in Minnesota
Core samples from Mille Lacs Lake may explain walleye woes
SpaceX rocket is launched from historic NASA pad in Florida
One year after sister’s suicide, crusade to unveil depression continues
FM News reopens in south Fargo with new owners
Fargo's Grazies Italian restaurant to reopen with new owner
Passenger boardings continue to fall at most ND airports
New store coming to former Moorhead Kmart building
West Fargo Applebee's goes out of business
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (2-15-17)
Nursery News (2-8-17)
Nursery News (1-18-17)
Nursery News (1-11-17)
Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
Zucker, Dubnyk lead Wild past Predators
Blacker's 44-save performance leads Western Michigan past UND
Werner, Dupree make their senior day memorable with stirring NDSU victory
Five West Fargo wrestlers win state titles for second time
Gophers aim to keep tight hold on recent Williams Arena success
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
Frank L. Nickel
February 11, 2017
Minn. teacher competes in 'prestigious' Australian chainsaw carving contest
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — A Minnesota art teacher who got her start in chainsaw carving after an offer for a free lesson is now competing...
February 11, 2017 - 10:31am
January 6, 2017
Duluth woman turns home into a full-sized screenprinting press
DULUTH, Minn. — You are invited to Natalija Walbridge's house-slash-studio. Probably. The artist has a habit of telling the people who...
January 6, 2017 - 4:15pm
January 1, 2017
New Brighton brothers build (another) snow masterpiece
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. — For the fifth year in a row, the Bartz brothers — 22-year-old Austin, 21-year-old Trevor and 18-year-old Connor —...
January 1, 2017 - 10:46pm
December 8, 2016
Like it or not, Dayton to have Civil War art back on governor office walls
ST. PAUL—Six paintings of Civil War battles have survived a political battle of their own and will remain prominently displayed in the...
December 8, 2016 - 10:43pm
December 4, 2016
From around the world, beautiful artwork with inspirational messages sent to domestic violence victims
GRAND FORKS — Becca Cruger could not have guessed the response she'd receive when she challenged her online card-making community to send...
December 4, 2016 - 12:46pm
October 29, 2016
First-ever emojis to hang in N.Y. Museum of Modern Art
NEW YORK—Smiley faces and images of food and cats designed almost 20 years ago by a Japanese phone company and used in digital messages...
October 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
October 26, 2016
Our school hosts many different non-athletic activities, like theater, band, or debate. Senior Krystal Wright in her time at West Fargo High...
October 26, 2016 - 5:26am
September 8, 2016
Artist to temporarily install 'Trashers' exhibit in Fargo
FARGO—David Cook was bored with flowers, so he started collecting trash. Not long ago, the Hastings, Minn., artist was known for his whimsical...
September 8, 2016 - 12:50pm
August 28, 2016
In State Fair crop art, none top Prince
ST. PAUL—When it comes to crop art at the Minnesota State Fair, the race wasn't between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. It was between...
August 28, 2016 - 8:24pm
August 24, 2016
Moorhead artist tours new Vikings stadium, unveils paintings
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Grady Carlson was among the lucky few to get a sneak peek at the Vikings' new stadium, which hosts its first preseason...
August 24, 2016 - 4:03pm
June 22, 2016
Vetter takes home first in national art contest
West Fargoan Megan Vetter won first place in the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest, winning a $10,000 college scholarship. The contest,...
June 22, 2016 - 7:33am
June 1, 2016
Sheyenne graduate's art piece wins national honors
A charcoal drawing of a West Fargo veteran by a Sheyenne graduate won first place in the 2016 National Young American Creative Patriotic Art...
June 1, 2016 - 7:39am
May 11, 2016
Upcoming events: May 11, 2016
West Fargo Park District's Spring Art-Mania The West Fargo Park District is hosting Art-Mania from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 17, at the Veterans Memorial Arena, 1201 7th Ave E. Be creative, get messy and have fun while making several works of art with a spring theme. Learn new art techniques...
May 11, 2016 - 8:19am
May 4, 2016
Mustang Weekly: Artistic Ambition by
"The only thing that I'm really happy with doing and will never get tired of doing is creating," said senior Julia Petersen, who is taking the first step in making her passion for art a career: selling her artwork. This first step can be daunting, but as a former art teacher told...
May 4, 2016 - 6:20am
July 15, 2015
West Fargo Summer Arts Intensive to present ‘Rent’
Summer Arts Intensive will present Jonathan Larson’s rock opera “Rent” this summer. Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. July 31, Aug. 1, 6, 7 and 8; and 2:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at West Fargo Sheyenne High School. “Rent” is a musical about falling in love, finding your voice,...
July 15, 2015 - 2:27am