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West Fargo school bond referendum passes by 4-to-1 margin
Man arrested for DUI in West Fargo crash
Correction: Wrong photo
Two people face felony drug charges after West Fargo crash
Mobile home fire has West Fargo couple homeless once again
STEM gets help from Bobcat
Western State Bank, Engstrom receive awards
Business briefs: Nov. 18, 2015
Building permits (Nov. 18, 2015)
Moore Engineering hires former city administrator
Trygve Olson cartoon (Nov. 18, 2015)
Koppelman: Legislative efforts addressing issues in justice system
Schools of thought: What happened to tolerance?
Chief's Corner: Partnering with Explorers
Letter: Celebrate National Hospice Month
Storybook breakfast coming up Dec. 12
Nursery News (11-18-15)
Volksport to meet
Handi-Wheels hosting annual fundraiser
This week in history (Nov. 11, 2015)
Hardy plants hanging on
Library news (Nov. 18, 2015)
Consumer Reports Online available at library
WFHS opens season with ‘Guys and Dolls’
Scoutmaster a mentor to many in two decades of service
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Animals, birds also store food
Flight Lines: Rarity not simply defined; Uncommon depending on circumstance; Defining rara avis
September 30, 2015
West Fargo courts (Sept. 30, 2015)
Week of Sept. 16: Driving under the influence: Lee Edward Corneliussen, West Fargo, second offense in seven years, $1,750 fine, 30 days in Centre Inc., with 20 days suspended. Tyler Ervin Wendt, Fargo, second offense in seven years, $1,750 fine, 30 days in Centre Inc., with 20...
September 30, 2015 - 12:46am
September 29, 2015
West Fargo woman found passed out in car in middle of intersection with heroin needle stuck in arm
FARGO – An arrest warrant has been issued for a West Fargo woman on heroin possession charges after she and a man driving her were both found passed out in a car that was stopped in the middle of a Fargo intersection, according to prosecutors. Court documents filed in Cass County...
September 29, 2015 - 4:29pm
September 23, 2015
West Fargo courts (Sept. 23, 2015)
Week of Sept. 9 • Driving under suspension or revocation: Brandon Ray Abercrombie, Fargo, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 26 days suspended. Torrey Jamar Young, Fargo, $550 fine, 30 days in Centre Inc., with 26 days suspended. • Failure to pay fine: John Edward Baker...
September 23, 2015 - 2:45am
Police get federal money for more officers
The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded more than $625,000 in federal funds to hire additional law enforcement officers in the Fargo and West Fargo police departments. The West Fargo department will receive $375,000 to hire an additional three police officers. The Fargo department...
September 23, 2015 - 1:18am
September 9, 2015
West Fargo courts (Sept. 9, 2015)
Week of Aug. 26. No valid driver’s license: Ryder Ardell Clouse, West Fargo, $150 fine. Theft of property: Chantae Gustafson, Fargo, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 15 days suspended. Joseph Martin Nickelson, Fargo, $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended....
September 9, 2015 - 3:35am
September 8, 2015
West Fargo baby's death ruled a homicide
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled the death of 6-month-old Owen Skodje of Fargo a homicide. The Minnesota agency issued...
September 8, 2015 - 5:41pm
Police to host town hall meeting Thursday night
The West Fargo Police Department will host a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Eastwood Elementary School gym, 500 10th Ave. E. The purpose of the gathering will be to discuss current happenings within West Fargo and to solicit comments from residents on their public safety...
September 8, 2015 - 4:14pm
September 1, 2015
Sexual assault under investigation
West Fargo police are investigating the alleged sexual assault of two young women at an apartment complex in West Fargo last week. The sexual assault of the two women, both 21, happened at a building near the intersection of Seventh Street Southeast and 31st Avenue East and was reported...
September 1, 2015 - 11:31pm
August 12, 2015
Police await test results in Baby Owen case
WEST FARGO – Police say there is no new information to report in the death investigation of 6-month-old Owen Skodje. West Fargo Detective...
August 12, 2015 - 4:45am
August 11, 2015
Horace man accused in pot grow operation
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Horace man after authorities raided his home and allegedly found a marijuana grow operation. Drug task force agents executed a search warrant May 28 on a home at 522 Arrowwood Drive looking for narcotics, according to charging documents filed...
August 11, 2015 - 8:09pm
WF driver hospitalized in suspected DUI crash
A man was taken to the hospital following a rollover crash early Friday in which West Fargo police say alcohol was a factor. Police were called to a construction area in the 2200 block of Main Avenue West at about 2:33 a.m. Friday on a report of an injury accident, police Lt. Duane...
August 11, 2015 - 4:08pm
August 5, 2015
West Fargo courts (Aug. 5, 2015)
Week of July 22 DUI-Refusal: Bradley Jerry Butterfield, West Fargo, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Driving under the influence: Derich James Hantel, Dilworth, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Derrick Nolan McClure, Fargo, second in...
August 5, 2015 - 5:50am
August 4, 2015
Police find bullet holes in 2 West Fargo homes
Police are investigating shots fired into two West Fargo homes Friday night. West Fargo police Officer Tyler Williams said a resident called police about 10:30 p.m. and said shots had been fired at his home. When police arrived, they found a total of seven bullet holes in houses...
August 4, 2015 - 3:16pm
21-year-old arrested in WF sexual assault
West Fargo police have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman here last week, according to a news release. The assault was...
August 4, 2015 - 3:12pm
Man accused of filing fake worker’s comp claims
A West Fargo man is wanted on fraud charges after prosecutors allege he filed fake workers’ compensation claims against the state’s Workforce Safety and Insurance agency. Court documents filed July 29 with the charges in Cass County District Court allege James Wesley Johnson,...
August 4, 2015 - 3:06pm