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Two injured in Richland County crash
Watch Live: April the Giraffe due to give birth at any moment
Winter returns with fresh coat of snow in the metro
Remodel or move? How to make a decision about your home
27-year-old Bismarck woman killed in vehicle rollover north of Bismarck
Power Plate Meals to open store in Grand Forks
ND 38th, Minnesota 22nd for impact of immigration on state economies
ND fifth-best state for business
Red River Market plans one-day winter market in downtown Fargo
Fargo one of country's best cities to start a business in 2017
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Veeder: Door always open to home of old friend
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (2-22-17)
Nursery News (2-15-17)
Nursery News (2-8-17)
Nursery News (1-18-17)
Nursery News (1-11-17)
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Omaha shuts out UND on Senior Night
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
February 3, 2017
Laskiainen, one of oldest ethnic fests in U.S., marks 80 years in tiny MN community
PALO, Minn. — Start with a tub of snow. Add water and stir until nice and slushy. Pack, pack, pack. Repeat. That's the recipe for a solid...
February 3, 2017 - 10:50am
December 17, 2016
Icy lights, beautiful sight: Volunteers keep up annual tradition of making ice candles
EMBARRASS, Minn. — It was a clear December morning, with temperatures in the double digits below zero. No wind. The sun shone over the...
December 17, 2016 - 7:19am
December 5, 2016
Striking image of turban greets commuters in Minnesota
DULUTH, Minn.—Duluth's newest striking image isn't a condo complex or a holiday display, but a billboard on Interstate 35 — visible...
December 5, 2016 - 8:19pm
November 2, 2016
VFW Auxillary hosting coloring contest
The West Fargo VFW Auxiliary is sponsoring a coloring contest for area fourth- and fifth-graders. Students are allowed to choose one of the pictures...
November 2, 2016 - 6:02am
October 12, 2016
Late summer early fall notes
As I write this, it is the last week of September and gardens around town are still full of colorful flowers. I don't know how other gardeners...
features/home & garden
October 12, 2016 - 5:05am
October 5, 2016
On Sunday, Sept. 18, Lindenwood park was packed with over 2,000 people for the 11th annual Out of the Darkness walk. Not only did the walk raise...
October 5, 2016 - 5:59am
Library News: Oct. 5, 2016
Special Events Friends of the Library Book Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. The Friends of the West Fargo Library will hold...
October 5, 2016 - 5:00am
September 7, 2016
After my last article regarding small gardens, Frank Lenzmeier commented that it reminded him of the old victory gardens he remembered. I am...
features/home & garden
September 7, 2016 - 8:21am
Insight to hold meeting
Insight, a local support group for people who are blind or sight impaired in the Fargo area community, will hold its next monthly meeting at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, ,in the community room at New Horizons Manor 2525 Broadway, Fargo. The topic of discussion for this meeting is to...
September 7, 2016 - 6:18am
August 24, 2016
Library News: Aug. 24, 2016
Special Events New Release Movie — "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice": 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27. Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. Movie is free and...
August 24, 2016 - 6:01am
August 23, 2016
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of murdered Watkins 5-year-old girl
WATKINS, Minn—Hundreds of people, perhaps a thousand, attended a candlelight vigil Tuesday night in memory of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl. They...
August 23, 2016 - 11:22pm
August 17, 2016
Week in history: Aug. 17, 2016
Mid-August of 2006 found new West Fargo School Superintendent, Dana Diesel Wallace, looking forward to Aug. 24, the first day of school. Wallace had made the move from Raleigh, N.C. and settled into her new home and office. Her plans were to be in the halls and classrooms of the various...
August 17, 2016 - 7:55am
August 10, 2016
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
It had been on my radar for many years. Like all those big, green, inviting splotches found while poring over maps, Riding Mountain National...
August 10, 2016 - 8:03am
August 3, 2016
Library News: Aug. 3, 2016
Special Events Lego Mania: 6 p.m. Monday. Build your own designs and create your own worlds with Legos. Legos are supplied. Program is free and open to all ages. Learn About the Art Masters: 2 p.m. Tuesday. Read a book and learn about a different master painter each week and then...
August 3, 2016 - 7:54am
Week In History: Aug. 3, 2016
The Aug. 11, 1976, West Fargo Pioneer carried a small item on the front page about funeral services being held for 16-year-old Pollie Johnson who had been found murdered in her home on Aug. 6. Pollie would have been a junior at West Fargo High School in the fall. She was well-liked...
August 3, 2016 - 6:47am