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U.S. asks phone companies to provide 'robocall' blocking technology
$1 million bail set for man charged in Fargo woman's death
Aerial mosquito spray set July 22 in Frontier
West Fargo teacher finds black widow spider in Costco grapes
WF teacher finds black widow spider in Costco grapes
Hanging out at Zero Gravity: Alternative fitness studio combines acrobatics, gymnastics, dance for fitness
Brewing up options: Four new craft beer businesses to open in F-M area this year
Former TNT's Diner in West Fargo opens under new name
Exchange Club donates to crisis center, aquatic center
Prairie Supply breaks ground on new headquarters
Forum editorial: Upgrade West Fargo fire unit
Cartoon: July 20, 2016
Chief's Corner: Looking at last month's crime
The Math Isn't New, but the Pedagogy Is
Olson Cartoon: July 13, 2016
Brennan takes position at NDSU Extension Service
Nursery News (7-6-16)
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Yard of the Month
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News: May 4, 2016
Library News (April 27, 2016)
Library News: April 20, 2016
Singer comes home on a high note
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
NEW: Flight Lines Video: Even images in hand won't stop mistaken identities
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Merland L. Carlson
Larry L. Lang
Michelle D. Ellenson
June 29, 2016
Old Fashioned Fourth of July celebration comes to Bonanzaville
West Fargo's Bonanzaville will once again host an Independence Day celebration at its historical museum. The Cass County HIstorical Society is...
June 29, 2016 - 8:05am
May 25, 2016
Vets invited to Bonanzaville to kick off opening of World Wars Exhibit
Bonanzaville will host a Veteran's Celebration on Thursday, May 26. Members of the Vietnam Veteran's Motorcycle Club will bring in their motorcycles...
May 25, 2016 - 7:52pm
May 11, 2016
Bonanzaville Swap Meet and Car Show
The 43rd Annual Art Olson Swap Meet and Car Show will take place Sunday, May 15 at Bonanzaville in West Fargo. The event is hosted by the Fargo-Red River Valley Regional Group. The gate will open at 8 a.m. and close at 4 p.m. The event will feature craft and collectible vendors. Admission...
May 11, 2016 - 5:00am
May 4, 2016
Week In History: May 4, 2016
In 1971, members of the Cass County Historical Society and the mayors of West Fargo and Fargo took part in a groundbreaking for the Red River and Northern Plains Regional Museum at Bonanzaville. In keeping with the historical nature of the ceremony, the ground was moved by an old-fashioned...
May 4, 2016 - 6:19am
March 16, 2016
Bonanzaville church closed until fundraising is done
The Cass County Historical Society, which runs Bonanzaville, has decided to keep the church closed until all fundraising is done. The South...
March 16, 2016 - 2:57am
December 2, 2015
Christmas on the Prairie is Sunday
West Fargo's pioneer village, Bonanzaville, will celebrate Christmas on the Prairie on Saturday from 1-6 p.m. The Habberstad cabin will be open with baking demonstrations taking place on the old cook stove. You can also take a stroll to the one-room schoolhouse and make an old-fashioned...
December 2, 2015 - 9:13am
October 27, 2015
Steeple placed on South Pleasant Church at Bonanzaville
South Pleasant Church is one step closer to settling in to its new home at Bonanzaville, the pioneer village in West Fargo. Workers from Gateway...
October 27, 2015 - 10:41pm
October 7, 2015
New York guitarist to perform at Bonanzaville
New York classical guitarist Peter Fletcher will be performing a free concert Oct. 16 at Bonanzaville's Dawson Hall.
October 7, 2015 - 2:26am
August 12, 2015
Keeping tradition alive: Pioneer Days this weekend at Bonanzaville
WEST FARGO – A North Dakota women’s precision horse-riding drill team will be one of the highlights during the 57th annual Pioneer Days parade...
August 12, 2015 - 3:57am
August 5, 2015
NY-based crew films at Bonanzaville; 50 extras needed for movie keg party scene
Bonanzaville made its silver screen debut Monday after a New York-based film crew set up inside the museum to shoot part of a movie. The film,...
August 5, 2015 - 5:12am
July 8, 2015
Old Fashioned 4th of July at Bonanzaville
Pioneer Assistant Editor Wendy Reuer was named Honorary Mayor of Bonanzaville at the annual 4th of July celebration on Saturday at Bonanzaville. The...
July 8, 2015 - 5:21am
July 1, 2015
Volunteers reviving Hunter Times newspaper at Bonanzaville
The hum of century-old presses, clickety-clack of type-casting machines, aroma of molten lead and printers inks are returning to West Fargo's...
July 1, 2015 - 5:27am
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