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North Dakota's Flying Farmer is back at stunts again
Details of Alerus Center officials' suspension under wraps during investigation
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
Minnesota woman charged in fourth heroin death
Updated: Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Shopping safe haven: Curvy Divas opens in WF
Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 smartphone production
Port: North Dakota law enforcement says #NoDAPL protesters fired arrows at helicopter
Port: This is what Standing Rock Chairman David Archambault did to get himself arrested
Port: Candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the ND PSC
Port: What was the point, President Kennedy?
Nursery News (10-19-16)
Community events coming up
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Wild coach loves new Parise line
It's No. 1 vs. No. 2 when UND, UMD meet in hockey showdown
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Upset Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet that Vikings in the elite
World Series Cinderellas deserve to be in Fall Classic
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
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
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Arlene Esther Bratland
Joanne Marie Thoemke
Becky M. Fjestad
Erland "Squirrel" Wateland
Kenneth "Kenny" Allen Graveline
November 30, 2011
'All Is Calm' brings Fargo native to MSUM Performing Arts Series
A new holiday offering that MSUM's Performing Arts Series Managing Director Rebecca Sundet-Schoenwald promises will make you "cry with joy" takes...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 23, 2011
Salvation Army raises the bar
During The Salvation Army's 2010 Red Kettle Campaign, thousands of the trademark bell ringers canvassed the Fargo-Moorhead area and scrounged...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
News from the Nest: Tiny hand, simple moments
With Christmas fast approaching, I decided to take my daughter to It's a Wonderful Night at West Acres. The kids have been talking a lot about Christmas and Santa Clause already, so I thought this would be a fun warm-up to the Holiday season. Getting her excited to go with me was...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
What happens when a child's world doesn't make sense?
(Editor's note: The 11th annual Fraser, Ltd. Festival of Trees is being featured from now through Friday, Dec. 2, at the FargoDome. The West Fargo Pioneer is involved annually with the event, decorating an artificial tree that will be among the more than 150 on display for the public...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
News from the Nest: Imagination Christmas
I get a little nervous when present time comes around each Christmas. You just never really know what the grand-parents, aunts and uncles are going to come up with for our kids. This year, however, I must say they all did a great job when picking out gifts. My son got his...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
News from the Nest: Take the time to enjoy the holidays
Twas the week before Christmas and all through the house, EVERYONE was stirring, even the mouse. As Christmas quickly approaches we are all reminded of the craziness of this season. Whether that means juggling family schedules so everyone can be seen over the holiday, shopping...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
A holiday tradition returns
The front snow-covered lawn at State Bank & Trust, 409 Sheyenne St., West Fargo, is once again home to the beautiful miniature church that patrons...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
December 12, 2010
Day 12: Snowballs
Snowballs 1 cup butter 2 cups flour 4 tablespoons sugar chopped pecans powdered sugar Mix butter, flour, sugar and pecans. Roll into balls. Bake at 350 until set. (About 13 minutes). Roll in powdered sugar while hot.
December 12, 2010 - 11:35am
December 11, 2010
Day 11: Ice Cream Sandwich Dessert
Ice Cream Sandwich Dessert 9x13 glass pan 24 ice cream sandwiches 2 - 12 oz. Cool Whip 1 - 12 oz. toffee chips Chocolate syrup Layer 12 ice cream sandwiches in bottom of glass pan. Cover with 1-12 oz. cool whip Sprinkle on6 oz. toffee chips Repeat layer Drizzle chocolate...
December 11, 2010 - 9:09am
December 10, 2010
Day 10: Chocolate Eclair Dessert
Chocolate Eclair Dessert ½ cup butter 4 eggs 1 cup water 1 cup flour 3 cups milk 8oz. cream cheese 1 box instant vanilla pudding, large 8 oz. Cool Whip Chocolate syrup Bring water and butter to a boil and add flour, stir until it forms a ball. Remove from heat. Beat eggs...
December 10, 2010 - 8:25am
December 9, 2010
Day 9: Christmas Wreaths
Christmas Wreaths 30 large marshmallows (1 bag) 1 stick of butter (1/2 cup) 1 tsp. vanilla ¼ tsp. green food coloring 3 ¼ - 4 cups Corn Flakes Melt marshmallows and butter together. Add vanilla and food coloring, pour over Corn Flakes Shape into round Christmas wreaths,...
December 9, 2010 - 8:34am
December 8, 2010
Day 8: Blueberry Buckle
Blueberry Buckle 2 cups all purpose flour ¾ cup sugar 2 ½ tsp. baking powder ¾ tsp. salt ¼ cup shortening ¾ cup milk 1 egg 2 cups fresh blueberries Crumb Topping ½ cup sugar 1/3 cup flour ¼ cup butter ½ tsp cinnamon 375 degrees Grease 9x9 or round pan Blend...
December 8, 2010 - 8:31am
Eastwood student assists Mayor with annual tree lighting ceremony
Well over 100 individuals braved the cold temperatures Monday night to take in the 9th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at West Fargo City Hall. Anna...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2010
Day 7: Erin's Candy Cane Chocolate Blossoms
Erin's Candy Cane Chocolate Blossoms 2 cups white sugar 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter 1/4 cup Crisco 2 tsp. vanilla 4 oz unsweetened baking...
December 7, 2010 - 8:17am
December 6, 2010
500 YEARS OF DECORATED CHRISTMAS TREES
Bottineau - Each Christmas season, millions of trees are purchased across the Nation. Few realize that the use of decorated trees as the centerpiece of this joyous celebration is a relatively recent tradition in America. This holiday season, people all over the world will be celebrating...
December 6, 2010 - 9:24am