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Yard of the Month
Seventh Avenue reopens after construction work
Cool beans in Horace
Bonanzaville fundraiser offers peek at the past
Soil issues adding costs to city projects
Firehouse Subs opens
Business briefs (Aug. 20)
Building permits (Aug. 13)
Firehouse Subs opens
West Fargo DQ part of Miracle Treat Day
Steve Stark cartoon (Aug. 20)
Alderman: Finances 101 for new college students
Tammy Swift: Humor a crutch for hiding anxiety, depression
Chief's Corner: Drivers: Slow down for back-to-school season
Letter: Tobacco taxes should be raised
The Packer Weekly: French realizes potential through JROTC
Library News (Aug. 20)
West Fargo Fire Department to hold blood drive Thursday
Senior menu (Aug. 20)
Police Explorer program accepting applications
West Fargo returns three standout tennis players
State champ duo to usher in new era of Packers tennis
WF boys tennis team takes Ice Bucket Challenge
Jack of all trades: Packers’ versatile Hoy at another new position
Running results: Halftime 5K
Flight Lines: Lanky shorebird a delight to find anywhere
Flight Lines: Shorebird stories are almost mythical
Flight Lines: Cliff swallows beneficiaries of RRV manmade structures
Courting laughs: ‘Spamalot’ showcases WF’s theater program
home & garden
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
May 27, 2014
Mattson golf scramble set to benefit Cronin
The 12th annual Brian Mattson Invitational Golf Scramble will take place at 11:30 p.m. June 20 at the Leonard Golf Course in Leonard, N.D. The tournament is designed to help a member of the community by having fun on the golf course. This year’s beneficiary is West Fargo High School...
May 27, 2014 - 9:24pm
May 20, 2014
Benefit set for 21-year-old with cancer
At age 21, Cy Sarabakhsh was diagnosed with stage 3 Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He is currently undergoing aggressive treatment and to help with the high cost, Coldwell Banker is hosting a benefit on Thursday to help him and his family. His mother, Stephanie Sarabaksh, is a Coldwell Banker...
May 20, 2014 - 4:21pm
Benefit set for Wednesday for Jerry Liska
Jerry Liska’s battle with cancer began in 2008 when he was diagnosed with merkel cell carcinoma, a rare skin cancer. Following surgery in 2009 to remove a tumor from his hand, he underwent radiation treatment and the cancer went into remission. In November 2013, he was again diagnosed...
May 20, 2014 - 4:21pm
May 7, 2014
Event will raise money for WF orphan
In their second charitable effort, the Shamrock Charity will hold a charity bowling tournament on May 17 at the Red River Lanes in Fargo. Less than one year old, the Shamrock Charity is currently awaiting federal approval, and aims to start college funds for children who have lost...
May 7, 2014 - 3:58pm
May 6, 2014
Weber to receive ‘Magic Wand’ award
At the upcoming One Magical Night event in Atlanta, Ga., Liberty Middle School Assistant Principal Michelle Weber will receive the “Magic Wand” award for her achievements in empowering youth by influencing them to lead extraordinary, passion-driven lives. All proceeds from the...
May 6, 2014 - 3:21pm
Benefit for Gress Friday
Friends, family and Dakota Medical Foundation’s Lend A Hand program will host a fund raising event in support of Justin Gress, 34. Gress collapsed from heart failure Jan. 12 while at the gym training for the Fargo Marathon. Two fellow gym members saved his life by giving him chest...
May 6, 2014 - 2:52pm
Quilting for a cause
May 6, 2014 - 1:34pm
April 22, 2014
Thompson benefit set
A benefit for West Fargo’s Clayton Thompson will be held at the West Fargo VFW on Friday at 4 p.m. and will include dinner, music and a guest speaker. Thompson was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer – which had spread to his liver – roughly a year ago. He immediately began...
April 22, 2014 - 3:07pm
April 15, 2014
Dodgeball tournament raises money for Lend A Hand
For the second year in a row, the annual “Chuck It” dodgeball tournament – which took place on March 18 at Cheney Middle School – was...
April 15, 2014 - 2:30pm
April 1, 2014
Upcoming benefit for woman in need of lung transplant
A benefit will be held for Kim Schreiner, who is awaiting a lung transplant. Lend A Hand will be hosting a benefit for Schreiner at 5 p.m. on April 11 at the Horace Senior Center and will include dinner, auctions, raffles and live music. Schreiner was diagnosed with interstitial...
April 1, 2014 - 2:29pm