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School district moves ahead with new pool
Community center proposal to focus on needs of seniors
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The Mustang Weekly: Students share passion for figure skating
School Board gives itself 78 percent raise
‘Pizza theater’ premieres in West Fargo
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Microtel Inn & Suites opens behind Costco
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Bobcat-Doosan breaks ground on expansion
Steve Stark cartoon (August 19, 2015)
Chief's Corner: Drivers, slow down; watch for children at back-to-school time
Schools of thought: Could West Fargo use a new athletic facility?
Omdahl: Female legislators share insights on serving
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Flight Lines: Little to fear in local fauna
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August 12, 2015
Building permits | August 12, 2015
Building permits in West Fargo for the week of August 12, 2015 Jordahl Custom Homes, 1018 29th Ave. W., new townhome, $146,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 1022 29th Ave. W., new twinhome, $146,000 Keith Francis & Sons Construction, 1150 2nd St. E., remodeling, $224,000 Jordahl...
August 12, 2015 - 12:18am
August 11, 2015
City Hall main south parking lot reopens
The City Hall and West Fargo Police Department’s main south parking lot is complete and open to employees and the public. The door on the north side will be for police department employees only.
August 11, 2015 - 4:11pm
August 5, 2015
School facilities plan to look at building both north and south of Interstate 94, but land is scarce
The Long Term Community Task Force will meet for the last time today before presenting a bond proposal to the school board on Aug. 10. At its...
August 5, 2015 - 6:02am
Building permits up, valuations down
Housing construction permits were up 17 percent in West Fargo during the second quarter of 2015, compared to the same period in 2014. According...
August 5, 2015 - 3:19am
July 29, 2015
WF City Commission approves 30-unit senior housing complex
Construction of a 30-unit, two-story senior housing facility at 40th Avenue and Fourth Street East has been approved by the West Fargo City Commission. The project, proposed by Southhill Group/Eid-Co, is geared for people 55 and older, said Larry Weil, city planner. Needs exist...
July 29, 2015 - 2:54am
July 22, 2015
Building permits (July 22, 2015)
Jordahl Custom Homes, 946 29th Ave. W., new townhome, $171,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 950 29th Ave. W., new townhome, $171,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 922 29th Ave. W., new townhome, $171,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 926 29th Ave. W., new townhome, $171,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 947...
July 22, 2015 - 1:25am
July 21, 2015
Entrance, parking changes in effect at City Hall, police HQ
Visitors to City Hall and police headquarters will now use the doors on the north side of the building. According to a release from the police department, construction on the addition to City Hall at 800 4th Ave. S. has started on the old south side parking lot. The main entrance...
July 21, 2015 - 2:57pm
June 17, 2015
Main reconstruction underway in West Fargo
Work began Thursday on reconstruction of a 1.6-mile stretch of Main Avenue from west of Eighth Street to the Interstate 94 interchange in West Fargo. The North Dakota Department of Transportation said speeds will be reduced, with one lane of traffic in each direction. Crews are...
June 17, 2015 - 7:08am
Rustad Recreation Center Groundbreaking
The West Fargo Park District has scheduled a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday for the new Rustad Recreation Center. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. at the site, 501 26th Ave. E. The new facility will be built southwest of Costco between Freedom Elementary and the future Holy...
June 17, 2015 - 1:22am
June 11, 2015
Main Ave. reconstruction underway in West Fargo
WEST FARGO – Work began Thursday for reconstruction of a 1.6-mile stretch of Main Avenue from west of Eighth Street to the Interstate 94 interchange...
June 11, 2015 - 6:23pm
June 3, 2015
Work rebounds nicely on city hall, police station expansion
A $10 million, 34,000-square-foot expansion to West Fargo's City Hall and police station, 800 4th Ave. E., is progressing on schedule. "They got a little behind with the roof this winter," said City Administrator Jim Brownlee. "The project is supposed to be done by the end of the...
June 3, 2015 - 12:53am
Main Avenue project will cost more
Construction will begin on the third and final phase of reconstructing Main Avenue this summer, but it will cost the city about 21 percent more than it had planned. After no one bid during the first round of bidding earlier this year, the lowest of two bids last month was $23.8...
June 3, 2015 - 12:50am
June 2, 2015
Building Permits (6-3-15)
West Fargo Thomsen Homes, 1311 31st Ave. W., new residential, $157,000 Verity Homes, 1306 6th St. N.W., new residential, $276,990 KBW Associates, 3340 8th St. E., commercial, $60,000 Olaf Anderson, 2521 3rd Ave. N.W., new commercial, $4,250,000 H2 Inc., 3147 Bluestem Drive, new...
June 2, 2015 - 2:21pm
May 27, 2015
Business briefs (May 27, 2015)
Hair Artists moving to WF Hair Artists, a business that has operated in Fargo for about 13 years, is moving to West Fargo and changing its name. Hair Artists is now at 3041 Main Ave. Its new location is 837 Main Ave.
May 27, 2015 - 9:02am
May 19, 2015
Building permits (5-20-15)
West Fargo True Core Builders, 1251 5th St. N.W., new residential, $165,000 Summerbuilt Homes, 2870 River Bend Drive, new residential, $375,000 Engberg Builders, 2266 10th St. W., new residential, $360,000 Krueger Construction, 1037 Wildflower Lane, new residential, $360,000 Paces...
May 19, 2015 - 1:54pm