Skip to main content
West Fargo Pioneer
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
Black Friday still busy for Fargo stores, even with shift to online shopping
Whitey's to be revived in basement of former East Grand Forks location
Jamestown man sentenced to 18 years for sexual assault
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
MATBUS offering reduced fares during shopping season
The open and closed times for many local stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday
Open and close times for many stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday
New restaurant, craft store coming to West Fargo
New specialty store, restaurant opens in south Fargo
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Letter: I trust Heitkamp's ideas for reform
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
McFeely: Balanced FCS bracket advantageous for NDSU
A respite from the street: Easing homeless from hospital to shelter improves lives, saves money
United Blood Services seeking donations due to low supply
Over 185,000 pounds of food collected in Fill the Dome campaign
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
McFeely: Injured Tanguay, DeLuca are better for Bison than none at all
Union prepares for new experience playing Fighting Hawks in Grand Forks
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
UPDATE: Vikings seize control of NFC North with 30-23 victory over Lions
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Feel the heat: Besides being relaxing, taking a sauna offers health benefits
home & garden
red river valley fair
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Minnesota DNR deer leader: Population on way up
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Flight Lines: Raven’s call always stops me in my tracks
Dianna K. Miller
Susan I. Bleed
Harry A. Schulz
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