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Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
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Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
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Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
February 2, 2011
Ty's Take: Frosty, but not frozen
Even as some unseasonable snowmelt gave us a brief glimpse of an inevitable spring, frost-bite inducing cold soon smote us back to reality. And...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
January 26, 2011
Ty's Take: Parity prevalent in EDC
If anything can be said about recent North Dakota boys basketball results, it is that parity is prevalent in the Eastern Dakota Conference. "The...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
Boys hockey: Redemption
By Tyler Shoberg When lowly Fargo South/Shanley skated away with a lopsided win earlier this season, it was a wakeup call for the West Fargo...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Ty's Take: Boys hockey turning the corner
A lopsided loss to lowly Fargo South at the Scheels Center right before Christmas was a wakeup call for the West Fargo boys hockey team. In the...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Ty's Take: Wrestlers clash during winter blast
Plenty of Packer sports went on as scheduled despite the nasty weather that whipped through the region last week. Luckily, only one game -...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 29, 2010
Dusty Munyer is a hockey player. As a forward for the Packers, his job is to get the puck in the net by any means necessary. If that involves...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
Ty's Take: Week of ups and downs for boys hockey
For some West Fargo sports teams, the few days off for the Holiday Season will be a welcomed reprieve. For others, it may be a time for reflection. Here's...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Ty's Take: Boys basketball wins opener; boys, girls hockey split; wrestling takes second in GF
Just as absurdly cold weather grips the area, West Fargo sports are beginning to heat up. Last week saw the Packers hit full stride in all winter athletic fields, meaning fans have a plethora of possibilities when it comes to high school events. Here's the first winter-season...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Ty's Take: A short, sweet week; now time to hit high gear
The Pioneer will be wrapping up season previews next week with a look at West Fargo's boys swimming team. After that, the prep seasons for all of Packer-dom will be in full swing. Time to crank it up a notch. This past week didn't see as much action as weeks to come, but there...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
Scoreboard (Dec. 8, 2010)
WRESTLING Tuesday, Nov. 30 West Fargo 44, Valley City 30 103: Jordan Shearer, WF, forfeit 112: Trevor Kringlie, WF, forfeit 119: Lucas Monson, WF, forfeit 125: Jordan Johnston, WF, forfeit 130: Christian Ramberg, WF, dec. Shanley Fogarty 7-2 135: Zach Doty, VC, pin Nik Austermiller...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
Scoreboard (Dec. 1, 2010)
BOYS HOCKEY Tuesday, Nov. 23 West Fargo 9, Wahpeton-Breckenridge 0 First period: 1, WF, Torrance (Munyer, Jonasson), 2:59 (pp). 2, WF, Jonasson (Schmid, Duncan), 6:51. 3, WF, Johnson (Tendeland, Munyer), 15:00 (pp). Second period: 4, WF, Johnson, 1:58. 5, WF, Munyer (Johnson,...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
Season Preview: Boys Hockey
By Tyler Shoberg Normally, the West Fargo boys hockey team is the hunter; the one on the prowl during the regular season in search of taking...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
WF hockey players earn spots on Dakota Starz U14 team
Several West Fargo-area hockey players will get the chance to represent their city and state next spring. On Aug. 13, West Fargo Veterans Memorial Arena was the host site for tryouts for the Team North Dakota Starz U14 and U16 National hockey team. Hockey players from around the...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
West Fargo's Fantastic Four
Unless a person is inherently gifted with athletic ability, becoming prevalent at a given sport requires endless hours of practice and dedication...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
Ty's Take: Rain may dampen fields, but not baseball success
Last week, the Fargo-Moorhead area got hit by some of the first showers in at least a month. Athletic teams were abruptly awakened from the dream...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am