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School Board president: Preparing children for college, work top priority
Family-friendly Halloween events
When it comes to Halloween, Stargardts don’t miss a trick
Fred Scheel Rifle Range proves to be popular addition to Marksmanship Center
School board to talk South name change
West Fargo’s total housing starts rise
Building permits (Oct. 29)
Business briefs (Oct. 29)
Ole & Lena’s wants slice of the action in West Fargo
Business digest (Oct. 22)
Steve Stark cartoon Oct. 29
Letter: Measure 2 good for senior citizens
Letter: Measure 6 means more time with son
Letter: Realtor urges support for Measure 2
Letter: Campaign claims about votes are untrue
Nursery News (Oct. 29)
Senior Menu (Oct. 29)
This year’s Team Ian event supports athlete
Library News (Oct. 29)
Nursery News (Oct. 22)
Packers, Mustangs finish out 2014 cross-country seasons
Soccer club team wins Iowa tournament
Scoreboard (Oct. 29)
Football win earns West Fargo share of EDC championship with Fargo Davies
Mustangs secure season sweep over Packers in volleyball
Flight Lines: Sorting out bird species an ongoing process
Flight lines: ‘House butterfly’ Flutter flew into West Fargo home, hearts
Swift: Switching residences a moving experience
Swift: Bad to be ‘basic’?
Swift: Mom has always stood by me
Breitling: Gardening with children
home & garden
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
August 5, 2014
West Fargo courts (Aug. 6)
Week of July 23 False Report to Law Enforcement: Willie Jermaine Lampkin Jr., Fargo, $350 fine, 30 days in jail with 15 days suspended. Driving Under the Influence: Douglas Dean Bartelson, Fargo, second time in seven years, $1,500 fine. Angela Marie Prigelmeier, Dilworth, $750...
August 5, 2014 - 3:56pm
July 9, 2014
West Fargo court (July 9)
Week of June 18 Driving without liability insurance: Daniel Leo Burkhardsmier, Dazey, N.D., $150 fine. Driving under the influence: Daniel Leo Burkhardsmier, Dazey, N.D., second time in seven years, $1,500 fine, 30 days in jail with 20 days suspended. Alexis Barbara Hoffman,...
July 9, 2014 - 1:33pm
Hail to the chief: Reitan sworn in to lead city’s police force
While in his early 20s, Michael Reitan applied for a job at the public works department in his hometown of Casselton. He didn’t get the job. But he did get a call that would eventually lead him to Monday night, where he stood in front of the West Fargo City Commission flanked by...
July 9, 2014 - 12:58pm
June 25, 2014
Three arrested after West Fargo vehicle break-ins
WEST FARGO – One adult and two juveniles were arrested on suspicion of burglary, unlawful entry into a motor vehicle and possession of stolen property during a Wednesday morning traffic stop. At 3:18 a.m., West Fargo police pulled over a vehicle for having its headlights off...
June 25, 2014 - 10:57am
June 24, 2014
West Fargo courts (June 25)
Week of June 11 Disorderly conduct: Charles Craft, West Fargo, fine $250. Junk: Donald E. Olgeirson, West Fargo, fine $250. Driving under the influence: Mahangaiko Bukuru, West Fargo, fine $750, 30 days in jail with 26 days suspended. Amanda Kathleen Hageman, Fargo, second offense...
June 24, 2014 - 2:15pm
Hundreds honor city’s long-serving police chief
When Arland Rasmussen woke up Monday morning marking the first day of retirement after serving nearly 20 years as the West Fargo police chief, it was the first time in more than four decades he didn’t need to holster a weapon and head off to work. The man who had faithfully dedicated...
June 24, 2014 - 12:37pm