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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
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June 30, 2015
Senior picnic at Bonanzaville promises more than just eats
The West Fargo Park District invites all West Fargo Senior Citizens to an afternoon picnic on July 30. A fun-filled afternoon will be hosted at noon at the Bonanzaville Event Center, 1351 Main Ave, West Fargo. The picnic will feature a free chicken dinner, entertainment and bingo. All...
June 30, 2015 - 2:27pm
June 24, 2015
Daylong live entertainment planned for Bonanzaville Fourth of July celebration
West Fargo's Bonanzaville will be touting its pioneer spirit on Independence Day. "We're going to have live entertainment all day," said Brenda Warren, executive director of the 12-acre pioneer village at 1351 Main Ave. in West Fargo. "We're going to have crafts for the kids. We're...
June 24, 2015 - 5:32pm
June 22, 2015
Voting opens for mayor of Bonanzaville
It’s time to elect a new mayor for Bonanzaville, the 12-acre pioneer village operated by the Cass County Historical Society in West Fargo. This...
June 22, 2015 - 11:40am
June 10, 2015
Bonanzaville in full fundraising mode; Mayoral election open
WEST FARGO – The Cass County Historical Society, which operates Bonanzaville, hopes to raise $150,000 so it can move in a replacement for the...
June 10, 2015 - 3:46am
December 2, 2014
Bonanzaville to host Christmas on the Prairie
Bonanzaville will hold Christmas on the Prairie on Saturday from 1 to 6 p.m. Santa’s Workshop will be open for making crafts and decorations. Kids can practice cookie decorating and gingerbread house construction in Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen. Participants can make phone calls to...
December 2, 2014 - 3:12pm
Bonanzaville to host longtime Jamestown tradition for holidays
“We’re in the Christmas Mood,” a 19-year Valley City, N.D., Christmas tradition, is coming to Bonanzaville at 6:30 p.m. Saturday for its...
December 2, 2014 - 1:40pm
October 14, 2014
Hundreds drawn to Bonanzaville auction
More than 300 people arrived in Bonanzaville on Saturday to bid on the hundreds of Cass County artifacts up for sale. Executive Director Brenda...
October 14, 2014 - 5:06pm
September 23, 2014
Bonanzaville church demolished
WEST FARGO – The Bonanzaville church damaged by fire here in July was demolished last week as volunteers try to raise money for its replacement. St....
September 23, 2014 - 3:37pm
A believer in Bonanzaville
Brenda Warren went from being a volunteer at Bonanzaville to executive director in a matter of months. Warren took the reins of West Fargo’s...
September 23, 2014 - 3:21pm
September 9, 2014
Bonanzaville hires facilities manager
Bonanzaville in West Fargo has hired Dale Wentland as the new facilities manager. Wentland graduated from Minnesota State Community and Technical College with a degree in liberal arts. He previously operated a small landscaping business for eight years.
September 9, 2014 - 5:03pm
August 19, 2014
Bonanzaville fundraiser offers peek at the past
August 19, 2014 - 2:43pm
August 12, 2014
After fire, fund for Bonanzaville church created
Bonanzaville opened an account at Bell State Bank & Trust specifically to raise money for a replacement of St. John’s Lutheran Church, which was destroyed by fire on Aug. 9. To donate, make checks out to Bonanzaville and mark them for the church fund. Donations can be made...
August 12, 2014 - 2:16pm
July 9, 2014
Bonanzaville to unveil new exhibit
A grand opening for the traveling exhibit “Fighting the Fires of Hate: America and the Nazi Book Burnings” will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday at Bonanzaville, 1351 W. Main Ave., in West Fargo. The exhibit, which is free during the grand opening, will be on display in the...
July 9, 2014 - 1:24pm
July 1, 2014
Aspiring Eagle Scout creates audio tours for Bonanzaville
A 15-year-old aspiring Eagle Scout invented one of Bonanzaville’s newest features. The historical museum will now feature audio tours that can be accessed by visitors via a smartphone or online at any time. The recordings summarize the signs that are around the building as well...
July 1, 2014 - 2:58pm
June 18, 2014
5K/10K to kick off second annual Bonanzaville Fourth of July party
A 5K/10K run and walk in West Fargo will kick off this year’s second annual 4th of July celebration at Bonanzaville. Sponsored by Vietnam Veterans of America, the run/walk will be held the morning of July 4. To register, go to www.vva941.org. The Bonanzaville pioneer village will...
June 18, 2014 - 2:54pm