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UPDATED: Single-sort recycling starts, garbage routes change in West Fargo
Fargo Sunrise Time-lapse
No bids has final phase of city reconstruction project in jeopardy
Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
Two qualify for state geography bee
Harwood man honored for logging 36 accident-free years with UPS
Element Fargo opens as 130-room 'green' hotel in West Fargo
Business digest (March 25, 2015)
City's tax incentives a big draw for Magnum Electric
New Harley-Davidson revved to open April 17
Trygve Olson cartoon (March 25, 2015)
Chief's Corner: City sets rules for pet ownership
Koppelman: More fiscal caution this ND session
Letter: Don’t give water resource district a blank check
Letter: Thanks to Hoeven for calling out Obama on Iran
Nursery News for West Fargo (March 25, 2015)
Library News (March 25, 2015)
Senior menu (March 25, 2015)
YMCA partnering with Legacy school
Catholic churches set cooking contest
Sheyenne track teams looking to clear hurdles in first season
Packers center Cassidy Nelson gets all-state honors
West Fargo to name new athletic director in April
West Fargo track and field teams have ambitious goals for season
Athlete spotlight: Heisler and Schock
Flight lines: Woodpeckers’ drumming part of communication
Flight Lines: Fallibility to be expected in identification of birds
Cat show strives for purrfection
Garden Club meeting scheduled Thursday
Red River Valley Fair announces musical acts
Rotary Club recital March 24 in Fargo
Sunrooms great for gardeners
home & garden
February 10, 2015
18-year-old working to gain custody of younger siblings
The community has come together to help an 18-year-old and the two siblings she hopes to become a legal guardian for after they were orphaned in January. MacKenzie Jackson has been working for the past month to gain custody of her siblings: Meagan Jackson-Metcalf, 16, and Spencer...
February 10, 2015 - 5:06pm
January 16, 2015
West Fargo teen reaching out to gain custody of siblings
WEST FARGO – A West Fargo teenager is stepping up to try and fill some big shoes. In 2012, the 18-years-old’s mother passed away of a heart attack. On Jan. 4, her father died suddenly, leaving her two younger siblings in foster care. MacKenzie Jackson made a promise to...
January 16, 2015 - 10:34am
November 11, 2014
Pink It Forward formed to support those battling breast cancer
West Fargoan Deanne Leier was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007 at age 39. Due to family history – her mother, grandmother and three aunts previously diagnosed with breast cancer – she religiously had mammograms done starting at age 21. In 2011, cousins Tammy Gimbel-Svalen...
November 11, 2014 - 5:49pm
October 28, 2014
This year’s Team Ian event supports athlete
The 4th Annual Team Ian Event will be on Saturday. The Team Ian Event: Keegan’s Run will raise money for West Fargo High School senior and cross-country and wrestling athlete Keegan Cronin. Cronin was diagnosed with stage III testicular cancer in early January. All proceeds from...
October 28, 2014 - 2:37pm
West Fargo woman raises money for flood victims
WEST FARGO – Devastating floods that swamped the Indian province of Kashmir hit close to home for Shazia Khan, who now lives here. Khan, who along with her husband is a native of Kashmir, has established a local fund, “Helping Hands for Kashmir,” and is organizing a benefit...
October 28, 2014 - 2:30pm
October 21, 2014
Benefit for Rob Hasse Saturday in West Fargo
A benefit for Rob Hasse will be held Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at Triumph West Church, 3745 Sheyenne St., West Fargo. Hasse was diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer in 2010. A year later, he was diagnosed with stage IV metastatic melanoma, which had spread to his lung. Since then,...
October 21, 2014 - 3:44pm
September 23, 2014
Vicki Meyer benefit slated for Oct. 3 at VFW
A benefit for West Fargo resident Vicki Meyer will be held on Oct. 3. The benefit has been organized to help Vicki Meyer and her family as she faces her sixth cancer diagnosis. The event will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St, West Fargo. Marco’s...
September 23, 2014 - 4:00pm
August 26, 2014
Cold as ice: West Fargo firefighters, families take ALS challenge
August 26, 2014 - 2:47pm
Brewer’s Ball Oct. 3 in Fargo
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s fourth annual Brewer’s Ball will be held Oct. 3 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fargo. More than 20 local breweries and restaurants will be featured along with a silent auction and raffle. The event will include a VIP reception from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m....
August 26, 2014 - 2:44pm
WF woman reflects, raises money on rides
WEST FARGO – Riding bike is a spiritual journey for Vicki Schmidt, whether it’s a simple spin around a West Fargo block or the euphoric rush descending Minnesota’s 57-mile Gunflint Trail. “I’m a leisure biker,” said Schmidt, who lives in West Fargo. “It’s a recreational...
August 26, 2014 - 2:12pm
July 15, 2014
Benefit scheduled for Sylstad family
A benefit will be held Friday for the Michael and Brittany Sylstad family. The benefit will begin at 6 p.m. at the Hartl Ag Building at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds in West Fargo. The Sylstads were expecting triplets in July. The babies were born April 10. Two of them, Olivia...
July 15, 2014 - 2:27pm
July 9, 2014
Golden Drive bike run fundraiser set July 27
The second Golden Drive’s Community Event and Bike Run to raise awareness and money for homeless children will be held July 27 at the Sandy’s Donuts parking lot in West Fargo. All proceeds from the one-day bike run and community celebration go to Churches United for the Homeless...
July 9, 2014 - 1:17pm
June 24, 2014
Motorcycle ride to raise funds for kids’ charities
West Fargo will again host the 15th annual Miracle Ride, which will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday. Last year’s event raised more than $10,000 for Children’s Miracle Network at Sanford Children’s Hospital. All makes and models of bikes are welcome to participate in the event....
June 24, 2014 - 2:12pm
Barbeque benefit Saturday for Albert
Friends and family of Vance Albert will host a barbeque benefit on Saturday to support him in his six-year battle with colon, liver and lung cancer. Albert has endured four chemotherapy attempts and most recently is undergoing an experimental treatment to slow the cancer growth. The...
June 24, 2014 - 12:49pm
June 18, 2014
Miracle Ride planned June 28 to benefit children’s charities
The 15th annual Miracle Ride will be held June 28 at Harley Davidson of Fargo, 600 Main Ave., West Fargo. The cost for the Miracle Ride is $25. All proceeds will benefit Children’s Miracle Network and Sanford Children’s. Registration and a pancake feed will go from 9 to 11 a.m.,...
June 18, 2014 - 12:25pm