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Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
Man charged with third-degree murder in Moorhead meth overdose death
GOP increases moves to boost punishment for highway protests
Suburban Twin Cities nightclub shut down in wake of shooting where 5 injured
Senate approves rolling BreatheND into health department
CVB leader: Fargo should still pursue its own convention center
FM News reopens in south Fargo with new owners
Fargo's Grazies Italian restaurant to reopen with new owner
Passenger boardings continue to fall at most ND airports
New store coming to former Moorhead Kmart building
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: Piepkorn defends his letter on economic incentives, calls Gehrig 'a disappointment'
Hoeven, Cramer got it wrong
Legislators should support public health
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
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Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
Twins' Sano working to put down roots at third base
NDSU athletic department faces cut of $800,000 in state funding
UND hopes Senior Weekend isn't last trip to home ice this season
Red-hot Gophers win 6th straight, upset No. 24 Maryland
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
July 18, 2012
City won't budge on snake ordinance
By a 3-1 vote, West Fargo City Commissioners said 'no' Monday night to a request from Robert Butts III for an ordinance change that would allow constrictor snakes as pets in the city of West Fargo. The West Fargo ordinance under the "non-domestic animal" category, doesn't allow...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 4, 2012
Property tax exemption program under review
A request from West Fargo Car Clinic for a property tax exemption from the city of West Fargo was a 'no go' Monday night after a motion to approve the exemption died for a lack of second. The same request was presented to the West Fargo City Commission two weeks ago and was tabled...
July 4, 2012 - 12:00am
City conducts reorganizational meeting
West Fargo City Commissioners held their reorganizational meeting Tuesday, June 26, that saw the oath of office administered to recently re-elected Commissioners Mike Thorstad and Mark Simmons; and the appointment of Commissioner Duane Hanson as vice president of the board serving...
July 4, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
City moves ahead with aquatics center study
West Fargo City Commissioners voted unanimously Monday night to move forward with a feasibility study that will look at several different areas regarding a proposed Community Center and Aquatics Facility for the city of West Fargo. The Commission approved a seven-point memorandum...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
City Commission Q&A
Question 1: What prompted you to seek election to the City Commission and what do you bring to the table that makes you the best person for the...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
City approves plat, annexation requests
West Fargo City Commissioners approved second reading and final plat approval Monday night to a rezoning request for West Fargo 2nd Addition from agricultural to heavy industrial. The action paves the way for a new business to locate on the site. They also favored second reading...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Project focuses on Veterans Boulevard reconstruction
By Karen Huber West Fargo City Commissioners approved unanimously Monday might a Ninth Street and Veterans Boulevard Corridor Study that will include widening portions of the area within the next year-and-a- half as well as improving safety conditions at some of the major inter...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Commission awards variety of contracts
Awarding of bids was the order of the evening Monday night as West Fargo City Commissioners agreed to accept low bids from contractors for a variety of projects. Work for Street Improvement District No. 2218, involving the West Fargo High School Parking lot, was awarded to Adelman...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Commission approves exemptions for 2012
West Fargo City Commissioners reviewed the extension of Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) and new industry exemptions for 2012 Monday night before taking action on respective requests to approve or disapprove as recommended after study by the West Fargo Economic Development Advisory...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
'City on the Grow': Another great year for West Fargo
West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern presented his annual "State of the City" address Monday night recognizing the year 2011 as one of ongoing change and expansion thanking fellow commissioners, department heads and city staff for their contributions in continuing to make West Fargo "a city...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
City okays amended agreement with Costco
West Fargo City Commissioners went on record Monday night approving an amended agreement between the city and Costco relating to Improvement District No. 1234 that will provide assurances that their new West Fargo store will open on time without any distractions. Used to moving...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Simmons seeking third commission term
West Fargo City Commissioner Mark Simmons has announced he will be seeking a third four-year term in the City's Primary Election Tuesday, June 12. As an incumbent City Commissioner, Simmons has worked hard to represent the views of West Fargo residents by listening to their thoughts...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
Thorstad seeking re-election to City Commission post
Incumbent Mike Thorstad has announced that he will be a seeking a second four-year term on the West Fargo City Commission in the June 12 City...
February 8, 2012 - 12:00am
February 1, 2012
'Shoot for the stars'
If the city of West Fargo is going to build a new community center, they might as well go big. At least that seems to be the conclusion of city officials after a joint meeting of the City Commission, School Board, and Park Board last Wednesday at the public works building in northern...
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Commission OKs city tax financing district
A property owner's request to bear the financial burden for site improvements sounded almost too good to be true to West Fargo city commissioners during Monday's meeting. The city commission unanimously approved The Nordick Group's request for a tax increment financing district...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am