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West Fargo school building committee tackles enrollment explosion
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Editorial: Witham was voice of West Fargo
Koppleman: Witham will be missed
Chief's Corner: Parking enforcement a must
Chief's Corner: Change in possession law
Flowers: District celebrates its teachers
Funny business: The silliness goes on for WF's "Helma and Selma"
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Exchange Club student of the month
Horace American Legion holding dedication services
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Bird banding helps research
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May 13, 2015
Strahm leads Packers on the mound and at the plate
Ben Strahm is in a groove. The senior baseball player has went six straight games without giving up an earned run on the mound and he's earned a batting average that is almost unbelievable at this point in the season. Strahm is leading his 23-1 team at bats, hits, singles, doubles,...
May 13, 2015 - 4:50pm
Athlete Spotlight: Tony Nichols and Katie Froemke
West Fargo athlete spotlight There are several standout players on the West Fargo baseball team this season but Tony Nichols is one of the leaders on the team. Nichols is hitting .344 with 13 RBIs and has a team high 12 stolen bases this season.
May 13, 2015 - 5:03am
April 29, 2015
Packers softball, baseball teams tops in EDC
The high school baseball and softball teams have a few things in common: They both are in first place in their conferences and both are undefeated against North Dakota opponents. The baseball team is enjoying a 15-game win streak, as of Monday, and is atop the Eastern Dakota Conference...
sports / Packers
April 29, 2015 - 4:03pm
April 1, 2015
West Fargo, Sheyenne players hit diamond for one final season together
This will be the last year many West Fargo baseball players are all on the same team. A split next year will send four varsity players to Sheyenne and the team will lose nine seniors, leaving only six varsity returners to the Packers. Head coach Brett Peterson and his team are only...
sports / Packers
April 1, 2015 - 4:18am
January 20, 2015
West Fargo baseball players to be conference rivals in Kansas
This year they’re teammates, but next year they’ll be conference rivals. Three West Fargo baseball players will play together for one final season before they continue their baseball careers in Kansas. Seniors Ben Strahm (pitcher and infielder), Chase Gooding (pitcher and infielder)...
sports / Packers
January 20, 2015 - 3:16pm
August 5, 2014
Rattlers finish third at Babe Ruth tourney
The West Fargo 13-year-old Rattlers team was eliminated from the Midwest Plains Regional Babe Ruth baseball tournament on Monday. West Fargo finished third, losing 17-12 to Liberal (Kan.). The team beat out Moorhead earlier in the tournament before the Minnesota team finished fifth...
August 5, 2014 - 4:26pm
West Fargo 10-year-olds headed to World Series
West Fargo 10-year-olds won the Cal Ripken Regional Tournament in Chadron, Neb., and are heading to the 10-Year-Old World Series on Saturday in Winchester, Va. After beating the host team, Chadron (12-0), and Mount Pleasant, Iowa (16-0) in pool play, West Fargo entered the single...
August 5, 2014 - 4:14pm
West Fargo falls to Bismarck at Legion baseball tournament
The West Fargo Legion Baseball team finished a win short of reaching the title game in the North Dakota Class 2A state American Legion tournament held Saturday at Jack Brown Stadium in Jamestown after falling to Bismarck 0-3. The team won earlier in the day, trouncing Grand Forks...
August 5, 2014 - 4:12pm
July 15, 2014
Harwood American Legion baseball team all about fun
HARWOOD, N.D. - Nine head of Hogs take the field in Harwood. “All right, boys, keep it loose, keep it fast; let’s have some fun and play some Hog ball,” instructs coach Eric Siegert. A dozen spectators arrive toting chairs on this cool, 66-degree July day, ready to watch the...
July 15, 2014 - 3:09pm
July 9, 2014
Gravdahl makes Pitch, Hit & Run nationals
A West Fargo teen was named as one of only 24 national finalists who will attend the Pitch, Hit & Run program by the Scotts, the official youth skills competition of Major League Baseball. Andrew Gravdahl, 14, was selected as a finalist to represent the Minnesota Twins in the...
July 9, 2014 - 1:44pm
June 10, 2014
West Fargo American Legion baseball in full swing
The West Fargo Legion baseball season is in full swing after the Patriots opened the season in Minot last week. The Patriots took home a 2-0 win over the Minot Vistas on Thursday before playing their first home game, which turned out to be a split doubleheader against the Dickinson...
June 10, 2014 - 5:18pm
June 3, 2014
Baseball team takes fifth
The North Dakota Class A baseball state tournament did not start well for West Fargo, but by the end of it the Packers were driving home with a fifth-place consolation championship. West Fargo (25-8) defeated Bismarck Century 3-1 on Saturday and finished the tournament 2-1. “Noah...
sports / Packers
June 3, 2014 - 4:24pm