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Man-made warming dates back almost 200 years
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Hundreds walk in Fargo to show solidarity with Standing Rock pipeline protesters
New court battle brewing on Sacagawea pipeline
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Whirlpool to recall 15,200 microwaves due to fire hazard issue
Oil prices drop as analysts say price rally overdone
Wall Street little changed as biotechs offset energy drop
Wentz signs endorsement deal with BlackRidgeBANK
Loren Lee's provides casual fine dining for West Fargo
Chief's Corner: 2016 crime stats shaping up for a busy year
Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
McFeely: Klieman’s--and others--friendship with Scott Miller went deeper than words
Nursery News (8-24-16)
Nursery News (8-3-16)
Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
January 23, 2013
West Fargo man gets 30 days for lighting girlfriend's porch on fire
FARGO - Bruce Risberg is going to jail on Monday, and he and his longtime girlfriend - whose porch he was charged with lighting on fire - have nothing but good things to say about it. "My case turned out awesome," said the West Fargo man after his sentencing Tuesday in Cass County...
January 23, 2013 - 9:17am
December 10, 2012
Vehicle sought in West Fargo hit-and-run
WEST FARGO - Police here are asking for the public's help in finding an SUV involved in a hit-and-run crash Sunday. It occurred at about 2 a.m. at Ninth Street East and 13th Avenue. A witness following the SUV told police it ran a red light and struck another vehicle in the intersection,...
December 10, 2012 - 8:50am
September 20, 2012
Authorities conduct drug sweep at West Fargo High School
WEST FARGO - Authorities conducted a drug sweep Wednesday of parking areas at West Fargo High School as part of a drug-free school campus campaign, leading to the recovery of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia from three vehicles, police said. Drug-sniffing dogs and their handlers...
September 20, 2012 - 8:47am
July 17, 2012
West Fargo Animal Hospital burglarized
WEST FARGO - Police are investigating a burglary reported Sunday morning at the West Fargo Animal Hospital. Assistant Chief Mike Reitan said the burglar or burglars smashed a window to gain entry to the building at 730 13th Ave. E. and used a pry bar to enter cabinets where animal...
July 17, 2012 - 3:49pm
June 20, 2012
West Fargo Police arrest six for DUI
The West Fargo Police Department arrested six motorists over the weekend for driving under the influence of alcohol. The arrests were made by officers during the normal course of traffic patrol and during a six hour long impaired driving enforcement period. None of the arrests involved...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 12, 2012
West Fargo convenience store hit by robber with crowbar
WEST FARGO - Police say a young male with a crowbar robbed the All-Stop convenience store in West Fargo early today. The robber did not wear a mask, and police expect to release pictures of him from security video later today, Officer Adam Gustafson said. A male clerk was alone...
June 12, 2012 - 11:12am
May 4, 2012
Premiere Video in West Fargo robbed at gunpoint
The West Fargo Police Department is searching for a suspect who robbed a video store at gunpoint Thursday night. The robbery was reported at 11:18 p.m. at Premiere Video, 1115 9th St. E. The suspect entered the store carrying a long gun believed to be a rifle, pointed it at the...
May 4, 2012 - 8:06am
January 25, 2012
inisght from WFPD: Thank you for keeping an eye out on suspicious behavior
In recent weeks, the West Fargo Police Department has apprehended four separate groups for breaking into motor vehicles in our city. While officers are on routine patrol, they are actively seeking out those types of suspicious behavior. While officers on routine patrol did identify...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2012
West Fargo police looking for vehicle that crashed into garage
WEST FARGO - Police here are asking for the public's help in finding a vehicle that hit a garage at 151 15th Ave. E. early today. The vehicle, believed to be a Chevrolet or GMC pickup, had fled the scene before police were called at about 3:15 a.m., Sgt.
January 6, 2012 - 11:02am
November 23, 2011
West Fargo Police: Teens faked a report of boy being beaten, force-fed vodka
WEST FARGO - Police here say a report Tuesday night that four people beat up a teenager and poured booze down his throat was false, but the teen was taken to the hospital with a blood-alcohol concentration 3½ times the legal limit for adults to drive. Detective Greg Warren said...
November 23, 2011 - 12:58pm
West Fargo Police issue 57 citations during statewide campaign
The West Fargo Police Department participated in the statewide Click or Ticket Campaign held Nov. 11 to Nov. 19, issuing fifty-seven traffic citations and eleven warnings. Twenty-seven of the citations were for seatbelt violations and eighteen were for speeding. During the event,...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Police say West Fargo driver hit five parked cars in Jamestown
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Police say a driver hit five parked cars in a parking lot at Jamestown College. The Jamestown Sun reports that 23-year-old Robert Gibson of West Fargo was charged Thursday with drunken driving and driving with an open container of alcohol. Police say Gibson and...
October 12, 2011 - 8:35am
August 16, 2011
Police: Speeding driver nearly hit boys on bikes
WEST FARGO - A felony charge was filed Monday in Cass County against a 24-year-old man accused of nearly hitting two boys here after police say he was clocked going 82 mph on 32nd Avenue near Sheyenne Street. The alleged speed Brandon Dustin Gutwein hit in the incident shortly before...
August 16, 2011 - 8:17am
July 21, 2011
West Fargo police investigating assault
The West Fargo Police Department is investigating an alleged sexual assault that occurred at a West Fargo residence at approximately 3:15 a.m., July 21, involving a 21-year-old female and two males, one 19 years-ld and the other male's age undetermined. Those involved...
July 21, 2011 - 8:46am
July 20, 2011
Cass County sheriff warns of phone scam
FARGO - The Cass County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about an apparent phone scam by a group representing itself as the Federal Crime Prevention Department. The caller identifies himself or herself as a debt collector authorized by the sheriff's office and tells the person...
July 20, 2011 - 9:06am