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West Fargo officer resigns amid sex harassment case
City requests water plant designs; facility may improve taste
Landscaping approved for Main Avenue
Miller awarded VCSU scholarship
West Fargo couple brings back 1950s drive-in favorite sloppy joe sauce
Building permits (Dec. 17)
Business digest (Dec. 17)
Lemon laws help consumers resolve vehicle issues
In their Element: New upscale hotel planned near Veterans and I-94
Steve Stark cartoon (Dec. 10)
Letter: Thank you for success of Salquist golf tourney
Omdahl: Higher ed struggles at another crossroad
Reitan: After field-testing, department opts not to use body cameras
Omdahl: Measures drew more than partisan races
Rinehart attains Eagle Scout rank
West Fargo library hosts mitten tree
29 ND youth earn Torchbearer Award
Storybook Breakfast hosted by theaters
Senior menu (Dec. 17)
Playing for the Packers, Heisler brothers love t’win
Athlete spotlight: Akealy Moton and Eric Ringdahl
Scoreboard (Dec. 17)
Bowling scores (Dec. 17)
Brother, sister lead Packers hockey teams in points
Flight Lines: Where do birds sleep?
Flight Lines: Interesting origin of a familiar bird
Swift: Daily Diet Coke a tough habit to break
Home & Garden: Plants make great gifts
home & garden
December 16, 2014
West Fargo courts (Dec. 17)
Week of Nov. 21 Driving under the influence: Bradley Calvin Sessler, West Fargo, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Sean Michael Kiernan, Fargo, second in seven years, $1,500 fine, 30 days in jail with 20 days suspended. Brittany A. Grzadzielewski, West Fargo,...
December 16, 2014 - 2:38pm
December 9, 2014
West Fargo courts
Week of Nov. 19 Driving under suspension or revocation: Pierre Lamar Ferrell, St. Paul, Minn., 30 days in jail. Driving under the influence: Barry Lee Beier, Fargo, $750 fine. Scott A. Kaufman, West Fargo, $750 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Christopher...
December 9, 2014 - 11:57pm
December 2, 2014
West Fargo teacher’s trial starts March 24
A trial date has been set for the West Fargo High School teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a student. A five- to seven-day trial starting March 24 has been scheduled in Cass County District Court for Aaron Knodel, who was charged Aug. 22 with five counts of felony...
news / education
December 2, 2014 - 4:07pm
November 25, 2014
West Fargo woman pleads guilty in newborn son’s death
A West Fargo woman has pleaded guilty to accidentally killing her 4-day-old baby boy by breast-feeding him after snorting a prescription painkiller. Reanne Rose Pederson, 32, pleaded guil-ty Monday morning in Cass County District Court to negligent homicide, a Class C felony, and...
November 25, 2014 - 4:05pm
Arrest warrant issued in West Fargo bar brawl
An arrest warrant was issued last Wednesday for a Fargo 23-year-old accused of stabbing another man a dozen times in a West Fargo bar brawl last month. At 2:22 a.m. on Oct. 18, police officers responded to the Essentia Health emergency room for a report of a male victim with multiple...
November 25, 2014 - 4:01pm
West Fargo courts (Nov. 26)
Week of Nov. 12 Disorderly conduct: Timothy Michael Buchanan, Crookston, Minn., 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Theodore Allen Wolfnecklace, Fargo, $250 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Fleeing a police officer on foot: Christopher Scott Cook, West Fargo,...
November 25, 2014 - 3:27pm
Fargo man arrested after WF traffic stop
A Fargo man was in jail Monday after nearly running over a police officer with his car following a traffic stop in West Fargo on Sunday. West Fargo Police Chief Mike Reitan said officers were called on a report of a suspicious vehicle in the construction area of 10th Street West...
November 25, 2014 - 1:53pm
November 19, 2014
West Fargo ranked No. 8 of top 10 safest ND cities
West Fargo was recently named as one of the top 10 safest cities in the state. A survey by the national company Movoto Real Estate marked West Fargo as No. 8 on the list, the only city with a population more than 20,000 in the Red River Valley to earn the honor based on crime statistics. Topping...
November 19, 2014 - 10:02am
West Fargo day care under investigation after near drownings at hotel pool
Cass County Social Services is investigating a West Fargo day care that organized a field trip Nov. 11 to the Days Inn in Casselton that ended with two children nearly drowning in the hotel pool. The investigation of Sunrise Sunset Preschool & Childcare Center, 405 Main Ave....
November 19, 2014 - 10:01am
November 11, 2014
WF man sentenced in Petro Serve robbery
A man charged with robbing a south Fargo gas station in February was sentenced Monday in Cass County District Court to 10 years in prison. Ibrahim Perry Kardor, 21, of West Fargo, pleaded guilty Monday to one count of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver within...
November 11, 2014 - 3:26pm
W. Fargo man accused of indecent exposure
A West Fargo man is accused in Cass County District Court of exposing himself to a female pizza delivery person. Court documents state that about 6 p.m. Oct. 14, police spoke with a Domino’s Pizza delivery person who told them that when she knocked on a door at 506 4th Ave. E....
November 11, 2014 - 3:21pm
November 5, 2014
Decorated West Fargo teacher pleads not guilty to charges alleging sex with student
FARGO – In a loud, clear voice, West Fargo high school teacher Aaron Knodel said Wednesday in Cass County District Court that he is “not...
news / education
November 5, 2014 - 1:11pm
October 28, 2014
Fargo man leads police on chase in West Fargo
A Fargo man is in jail after leading West Fargo police and the North Dakota Highway patrol on a motorcycle chase from West Fargo to Jamestown on Sunday. West Fargo police attempted to stop Joshua Overbo, 38, in the 300 block of Main Avenue East in West Fargo around 5:30 p.m. Instead,...
October 28, 2014 - 4:03pm
Mom to plead guilty in death of newborn
FARGO – A West Fargo woman accused of accidentally killing her 4-day-old baby by breast-feeding him after snorting hydro-codone has agreed to plead guilty in the case. Reanne Rose Pederson, 32, is charged in Cass County District Court with a single count of negligent homicide,...
October 28, 2014 - 4:02pm
September 16, 2014
West Fargo Courts (Sept. 17)
Failure to pay fine: Crystal Gail Borseth, Fargo, $100 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. False reports to law enforcement: Terrance William Lee, unknown address, $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended. Driving under the influence: Terrance William Lee, unknown...
September 16, 2014 - 5:13pm