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Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Port: Are Standing Rock protesters trying to make something bad happen?
Cartoon by Steve Stark
Peterson not asking for free publicity
West Fargo native Tufte best for the job
Lee's attack on Peterson unnecessary
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Fellow hockey parents, help me understand costs of participation
Results for Oct. 26, 2016
Cubs even up World Series at a game apiece
UND hockey using heart-rate monitors to aid management of players
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Ranges not static, never have been
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Ruth E. Anderson
Jerald "JD" Thone
Gail R. Washburn
February 19, 2013
West Fargo Soccer Club elects board members
The West Fargo Soccer Club (WFSC) has elected two new board members and re-elected six members for 2013. The elections were held during the organization’s annual meeting on Sunday, Jan. 13. JJ Svenby and Dean Sather have been elected to an At-Large position and will serve one year...
February 19, 2013 - 1:43pm
West Fargo library seeking new board members
Two of the West Fargo Library Boards current members will be stepping down as they reach the end of their term requirements as set by law, causing the need to recruit two new members to serve three-year terms in the non-salaried position.Larry Schwartz and Leighan Aker-Monson have...
February 19, 2013 - 1:11pm
September 12, 2012
Chamber announces new board
The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber has named the 2012-13 Board of Directors. Wayne Bradley, president and owner of Bradley Business Advisors, has been named chair of the board of directors. Bernie Dardis, CEO of Indigo Signworks, has been named chair elect. Doug Restemayer, president...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 15, 2012
New schools mean deficit for school board
In reviewing the budget at Monday's board meeting for West Fargo Public Schools, the board recognized that they have been "deficit spending" and are asking for help, via a resolution, from the North Dakota School Association. "When we went through the process of negotiating with...
August 15, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
West Fargo School Board approves sale of land for new elementary school
During their regularly scheduled meeting Monday, the West Fargo School Board approved the purchase of a plot of land, approximately 12 acres in size, along 40th Avenue. This land, which will cost roughly $30,000 per acre, is being purchased for the construction of a new elementary...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
School Board tables vote on district-wide survey
In a memo presented to the West Fargo School Board during their regular meeting held on January 26, Dana Diesel Wallace and Joe Sykora submitted a recommendation to award the bid for a district-wide employee engagement survey to The Village Family Service Center. The recommendation...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
West Fargo School District reviews technology needs
The West Fargo School Board's Technology Committee and administrators met on December 10, to assess future technology needs for the district. One of the top priorities they have been studying is the need to find a better wireless solution for Harwood and Horace Elementary schools....
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Korsmo elected vice president of NDSBA
Angela Korsmo has been elected vice president of the North Dakota School Boards Association. Korsmo, who has been a member of the West Fargo...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Seniors share their talents
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
School Board meetings to allow input from audience
The West Fargo School Board will begin a new policy of openness by accepting comments from the audience during regular Board meetings as the District attempts to create better channels of communication. The directive came from Board President Duane Hanson during Monday night's Board...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Attend School Board Candidate Forum tonight
I urge West Fargo residents to attend tonight's Candidate Forum to meet the seven candidates running for the West Fargo School Board. With three open seats on the Board, the individuals elected to fill these positions will have a big part in helping shape the School District's future. Candidates...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Board privately altered expulsion rules
Wanting to keep student drug, weapon, and bomb threat expulsions out of the public eye, the West Fargo School Board changed its expulsion policy without a public vote, recent e-mails obtained by The Forum show. Board members used a series of e-mails between April 8 and April 17 to...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 22, 2008
Communication is a good starting point
The events of the past few weeks have made it clear that the West Fargo School District has some major issues that need to be addressed. From comments we have been hearing from the community at large, from teachers, administrators, and parents, better communication seems to be needed...
April 22, 2008 - 12:00am
April 15, 2008
Business manager submits resignation: Nonrenewal of Wallace's contract contemplated
There was standing room only at Monday night's West Fargo School Board meeting, as teachers and administrators filled the Boardroom at the Leidal Education Center.
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am
Board approves two land purchases
The West Fargo School Board voted 5-0* to approve the purchase of two parcels of land to accommodate future growth within the District during Monday night's regular Board meeting. The two parcels include a 20 acre site located within the Fargo city limits near the District's Osgood...
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am