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VIDEO: In targeted heist, bandit stole '61 S. Rae Hickok belt at Roger Maris Museum in West Acres
Study predicts high demand for low-income housing in N.D.
Wis. police officer resigns after probe reveals he used police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
Sanders, Democratic stars make pitch for Clinton after messy first day
Red River Valley Fair attendance in 2016 lowest since 2008
Wall Street declines as earnings take center stage
Hanging out at Zero Gravity: Alternative fitness studio combines acrobatics, gymnastics, dance for fitness
Brewing up options: Four new craft beer businesses to open in F-M area this year
Former TNT's Diner in West Fargo opens under new name
Exchange Club donates to crisis center, aquatic center
Forum editorial: Upgrade West Fargo fire unit
Cartoon: July 20, 2016
Chief's Corner: Looking at last month's crime
The Math Isn't New, but the Pedagogy Is
Olson Cartoon: July 13, 2016
Nursery News (7-6-16)
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Brennan takes position at NDSU Extension Service
Yard of the Month
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
Library News: April 20, 2016
Singer comes home on a high note
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
NEW: Flight Lines Video: Even images in hand won't stop mistaken identities
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Merland L. Carlson
Larry L. Lang
Michelle D. Ellenson
January 24, 2011
West Fargo police arrest 3 people following stabbing
WEST FARGO - West Fargo police arrested three people this morning after a 35-year-old West Fargo man was injured in a stabbing. Police said the stabbing was initially reported as a disturbance at 101 5th St.
January 24, 2011 - 9:03am
West Fargo police investigating armed robbery
WEST FARGO - West Fargo police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported early this morning. According to police: Officers were dispatched to the Stop-N-Go at 901 Main Avenue East about 2:44 a.m.
January 24, 2011 - 8:31am
January 13, 2011
West Fargo police say steaks weren't stolen
WEST FARGO - A reported employee theft of 17½ cases of steaks from a West Fargo business last week turned out to be a case of the employee not turning in the money from the sale of the meat, police said. West Fargo Assistant Police Chief Mike Reitan said it turns out Dakota Country...
January 13, 2011 - 8:13am
December 16, 2010
West Fargo man jailed in baseball bat assault
FARGO - Police arrested a 22-year-old West Fargo man early Thursday after he allegedly assaulted an apartment tenant with an aluminum baseball bat. Fargo Police Sgt. Bill Ahlfeldt said the 33-year-old victim wasn't seriously injured and refused medical treatment. Police responded...
December 16, 2010 - 3:11pm
December 7, 2010
Harwood reacts to sex offender moving to town
December 7, 2010 - 8:32am
December 6, 2010
Fargo man accused of fleeing West Fargo cops
West Fargo police say a suspected drunken driver led officers on a brief chase before stopping his car early Sunday. Officers attempted to stop a silver Audi for speeding at 2:25 a.m. in the 3900 block of Veterans Boulevard. The vehicle kept going through a green light at 40th Avenue...
December 6, 2010 - 9:18am
West Fargo rape case investigators going through phone, computer records
WEST FARGO - Police investigating the reported rape of a 15-year-old West Fargo girl in her basement bedroom Thursday night are sifting through phone and computer records to see if there may be a connection to someone she'd been communicating with, Assistant Police Chief Mike Reitan...
December 6, 2010 - 9:17am
Man accused of putting shirtless 3-year-old child in van in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - Police arrested a 30-year-old man early today after he allegedly took a 3-year-old from a relative's home in West Fargo and put the child in a van when the child was wearing only pants with no shirt or jacket and the temperature outside was close to zero. Police were...
December 6, 2010 - 9:15am
December 3, 2010
Reported rape of 15-year-old West Fargo girl under investigation
WEST FARGO - Police are investigating the reported rape of a 15-year-old West Fargo girl at her home Thursday night, West Fargo Assistant Police Chief Mike Reitan said. The girl's mother had left to run a shopping errand just before the sexual assault occurred, and the girl's father...
December 3, 2010 - 8:56am
November 19, 2010
Police: Convicted sex offender arrested after trying to lure 16-year-old West Fargo girl
FARGO - A 49-year-old convicted sex offender here has been arrested on felonies after police began investigating a possible attempt to lure a girl using the Internet. Police arrested Eugene Winford Hinson Jr., a Level II sex offender in Fargo, on suspicion of luring a minor by computer...
November 19, 2010 - 1:10pm
November 1, 2010
West Fargo brothers arrested for punching each other in head in pickup as 1-year-old rode in back
FARGO - Two brothers from West Fargo are accused of repeatedly punching each other in the head in a pickup as a 1-year-old girl rode in the back seat. Police responded to a report of a fight in a vehicle at 5 p.m. Friday in the 4500 block of 45th Street South. A witness who was...
November 1, 2010 - 1:22pm
October 21, 2010
South Dakota man arrested for fleeing West Fargo police in stolen car
WEST FARGO - A South Dakota man was arrested early today after allegedly stealing a car from the Walmart parking lot in Fargo and fleeing police. Dispatchers received a call at 12:28 a.m. that the owner of a black 2007 GMC Sierra had seen it leaving the parking lot westbound on 13th...
October 21, 2010 - 8:28am
October 15, 2010
Fargo man sentenced in West Fargo credit union robbery
FARGO - A man who robbed the Town & Country Credit Union in June, was sentenced today in federal court. Matthew C. Becker, 20, of Fargo pleaded guilty to one count of felony bank robbery in June. U.S. District Court Judge Ralph R. Erickson sentenced Becker to five years and three...
October 15, 2010 - 3:24pm
September 22, 2010
Jury: West Fargo man who hit police car during snowstorm not guilty
A West Fargo man whose vehicle rear-ended a Fargo police SUV during a snowstorm was found not guilty of reckless driving by a Cass County District Court jury Tuesday. Jacob Daniel Rheault was 26 when the incident occurred Jan.
September 22, 2010 - 10:06am
September 15, 2010
West Fargo police investigating multiple car fires
Police in West Fargo responded to multiple vehicle fires between 1:50 a.m. and 3 a.m. Sunday, according to a statement from the police department. The fires were located from the 100 block of Main Avenue East to the 400 block of 17th Street East. Three vehicles and one school bus...
September 15, 2010 - 9:13am