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Samson named assistant principal at West Fargo High School
Concordia's Marsolek to study in Italy
Peterson named assistant principal at Westside
West Fargo High School honor students
West Fargo High graduation set for Scheels Arena
West Fargo Cash Wise set to open May 22
Brand, Slaathaug attend trial skills
Business briefs (May 27, 2015)
Pioneer does well at NDNA
Western State Bank promotes Stoppler
Chief's Corner: Clarifying sex offender registration
Koppelman: Legislators close out session with important work
Letter: Appreciating the work of police
Editorial: Witham was voice of West Fargo
Koppleman: Witham will be missed
The Packer Weekly: Stearns finds music
Scholars (May 27, 2015)
Library News (May 27, 2015)
Red River Valley Art Show planned for Moorhead Center Mall
Funny business: The silliness goes on for WF's "Helma and Selma"
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Bird banding helps research
April 22, 2015
West Fargo teacher Knodel's accuser, school superintendent take stand
FARGO - The woman accusing 2014 Teacher of the Year Aaron Knodel of having a sexual relationship with her in 2009 when she was 17 and he was a 29-year-old teacher described this morning how their relationship turned physical in his home and in his classroom. The former student...
April 22, 2015 - 2:57pm
West Fargo courts (4-22-15)
Week of April 8 Driving under suspension or revocation: Jenna Leigh Collins, Fargo, $350 fine Driving under the influence refusal: David Scott Greywind, Dilworth, $1,500 fine, 30 days in jail with 20 days suspended. Theft of property: Samantha Dawn Hass, Fargo, $350 fine,...
April 22, 2015 - 9:00am
April 21, 2015
Prosecution reveals why Aaron Knodel's accuser came forward after 5 years
FARGO—If she couldn't do it herself, how could she ever get others to report allegations of abuse? A prosecutor said Tuesday that's why the woman accusing the 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year with having sex with her in 2009 when she was a student finally decided to...
April 21, 2015 - 5:56pm
Police offer camera registration program
The West Fargo Police Department is now offering the Citizens Electronic Eye camera registration program. The CEE program geographically maps the location of any registered camera. It allows residents to register their surveillance video systems with the police and if a crime occurs,...
April 21, 2015 - 4:00pm
April 16, 2015
Lobby hours to temporarily change at West Fargo Police Department
The West Fargo Police Department will have a temporary change to the lobby hours starting April 25. The new temporary lobby hours will be Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. During these open lobby hours, citizens can report problems...
April 16, 2015 - 11:50am
April 15, 2015
West Fargo courts (April 15, 2015)
Week of April 6 • Possession of marijuana: Jacob Aaron Bauer, West Fargo, $250 fine, 30 days in jail all suspended. Dustin Wayne Nass, West Fargo, $350 fine, 30 days in jail all suspended. • Reckless driving: Willie Earle Breitling, West Fargo, $500 fine, 30 days in jail...
April 15, 2015 - 1:12am
April 13, 2015
Moorhead man in custody after allegedly head-butting West Fargo police officer
A Moorhead man is in custody Monday morning after he allegedly head-butted a police officer during an attempt to arrest him after fleeing from police following reckless driving reports. West Fargo Police Chief Mike Reitan said officers were called to the intersection of 5th Street...
April 13, 2015 - 12:52pm
April 7, 2015
Coffee with a Cop scheduled April 16
April Coffee with a cop will be at 2:30 p.m. April 16 at Sheyenne Crossings. West Fargo Police Detective Terry Styf will visit about juvenile issues.
April 7, 2015 - 10:11pm
West Fargo courts (April 8, 2015)
Week of March 25 Disorderly conduct: Joshua Rene Maldonado, $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Mlongolelwa Salehe, Fargo, $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Magnus Kponlawon Saye, Fargo, $250 fine. Driving under suspension or revocation:...
April 7, 2015 - 9:56pm
April 1, 2015
Early morning fire investigated as arson
West Fargo police are investigating an early-morning house fire here as arson. Police Chief Mike Reitan said that someone threw a piece of fabric soaked in accelerant through the window of a mobile home at 911 2nd Ave. E. sometime before 5:36 Wednesday morning. A neighbor, seeing...
April 1, 2015 - 9:52am
West Fargo courts (April 1, 2015)
Week of March 8 False reports to law enforcement: Jess Matthew Brenk, West Fargo, $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Failure to pay fine: Fred Davis Jr., Fargo, $150 fine. Reggie Lennel Downing, Moorhead, $100 fine. Levi Aaron Jenkins, Fargo, $100 fine. Possession...
April 1, 2015 - 6:04am
March 23, 2015
15-year-old charged with drunken driving after multiple collisions in city
WEST FARGO – A 15-year-old driver who crashed into four parked cars over the weekend was charged with underage drinking and drunken driving, according to West Fargo police. The teen from West Fargo struck the parked vehicles about 5 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of 19th...
March 23, 2015 - 4:08pm
Trial for former state teacher of the year postponed
FARGO – The trial for the 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year accused of having sex with a student set to start Tuesday has been postponed...
March 23, 2015 - 4:05pm
March 17, 2015
West Fargo courts (March 18)
Week of March 4 Failure to pay fine: Toe D. Addo, Fargo, $90 fine and pay $10 parking ticket. Ryan Robert Cadreau, Fargo, $90 fine and pay parking ticket. Driving under suspension or revocation: Blythe Elisabeth Anderson, Mapleton, N.D., $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days...
March 17, 2015 - 2:38pm
March 11, 2015
West Fargo courts (March 11)
Week of Feb. 25: No valid driver’s license: Mark Daniel Bess, Fargo, $150 fine. Dustin Lee Grant, Fargo, $150 fine. Molly Amelia Gusaas, West Fargo, $150 fine. Driving under the influence: Teklay Habtu, Fargo, second in seven years, $1,725 fine, 30 days in jail with 20 days...
March 11, 2015 - 10:45am