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Metro officials not considering bans or restrictions despite potential liability issues
This week in history (Jan. 21)
Winter days flying by
Mitten tree collects 150-plus donations
BioLife sets grand opening date in West Fargo
Building permits (Jan. 21)
Mayor boasts of new businesses, housing, booming population in State of the Cities
Business digest (Jan. 21)
Moore Engineering’s Engels earns award
Steve Stark cartoon (Jan. 21)
Omdahl: Fears raised with Common Core not new
Lee: ND legislators looking at ‘surge funding’ bills
Reitan: Law defines domestic violence
Trygve Olson cartoon (Jan. 14)
8 Cass County 4-H clubs recognized
Nursery News (Jan. 21)
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Senior menu (Jan. 14)
Athlete spotlight: Ben Dirks and Kalli Hegerle
Scoreboard (Jan. 28)
Bowling scores (Jan. 28)
Packatahnas, Mustangs shine at state dance competition
Packers wrestlers leading conference going into regional tournament
Flight lines: Modern living takes heavy toll on birds
Flight Lines: Anything can happen during Christmas Bird Count
Home & Garden: The problem with squirrels
Where are my keys? And other musings of an aging mind
home & garden
November 19, 2010
Police: Convicted sex offender arrested after trying to lure 16-year-old West Fargo girl
FARGO - A 49-year-old convicted sex offender here has been arrested on felonies after police began investigating a possible attempt to lure a girl using the Internet. Police arrested Eugene Winford Hinson Jr., a Level II sex offender in Fargo, on suspicion of luring a minor by computer...
November 19, 2010 - 1:10pm
November 12, 2010
Injured parties identified in West Fargo rollover accident
WEST FARGO - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified three people injured in a rollover accident early today on Interstate 94 in West Fargo. The driver, Elizabeth Rushton, 21, of West Fargo, and her passengers, Jennifer Jordan, 38, of Fargo, and Cynthia Rushton, 48, of Frazee,...
November 12, 2010 - 11:12am
Santa at 45th Street Scheels on Nov. 20
Santa will arrive at Scheels on 45th Street South in Fargo at 10 a.m. Nov. 20 via his "Big Rig Express." After arriving, he will be in his workshop on the second floor until 6 p.m. to visit with children. Photos of children with Santa will be available for purchase. There will also...
November 12, 2010 - 10:27am
Early morning rollover sends three to hospital
West Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- A single vehicle rollover accident on I-94 near West Fargo sent three people to the hospital early Friday morning. The crash happened at about 1:45 am. North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers say the vehicle was headed east on the interstate when it dropped...
November 12, 2010 - 8:27am
November 4, 2010
Packers football advances to semifinals
The West Fargo football team successfully took down the No. 4 ranked West Region team last Saturday to advance to this Saturday's state semifinal game. The Packers (8-1) were led by senior quarterback Matt Ruff, who passed for 202 yards and one touchdown en route to a 24-15 win over...
sports / Packers
November 4, 2010 - 8:30am
November 3, 2010
RDO Caters Taters Thursday in Fargo
The 11th annual RDO Caters Taters for Charity fundraiser is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Fargo's Doublewood Inn. Proceeds from this year's event, which is sponsored by RDO Equipment Co. and R.D. Offut Co., will benefit Hospice of the Red River Valley. For a nominal donation,...
community / news
November 3, 2010 - 2:07pm
Lee, Koppelman, Wieland re-elected to legislative positions
Three incumbents Republicans were victorious in their bids for District 13 seats in the North Dakota Legislature. Judy Lee was re-elected to the senate seat, a position she has held since 1994, winning with 67.13 percent of the vote. She defeated Democratic challenger...
news / politics
November 3, 2010 - 8:34am
Flood sales tax passes with widespread support in Cass
Cass County will begin collecting money April 1 for a proposed Red River diversion and other flood projection projects after county voters resoundingly approved a half-cent sales tax on Tuesday. In complete but unofficial results, the tally was 64 percent, or 30,496, in favor of...
news / politics
November 3, 2010 - 8:32am
Hoeven in a landslide
John Hoeven will move from the governor's office and become the first Republican in almost a quarter century to represent North Dakota in the U.S. Senate. In incomplete election results Tuesday night, he led his Democratic rival Tracy Potter 76 percent to 22 percent, with 458 of...
news / politics
November 3, 2010 - 8:29am
Berg wins U.S. House race in historic victory
Call him "Congressman-elect Rick Berg." For the first time in nearly half a century, a challenger has ousted the incumbent North Dakota congressman. In Tuesday's historic finale to a highly contentious and long-fought race, Fargo Republican state legislator Berg beat out nine-term...
news / politics
November 3, 2010 - 8:27am
November 2, 2010
WF man dies in plane crash
Thomas Mitchell, 51, West Fargo, died Monday when his experimental plane crashed in a Wisconsin cornfield, according to the Sauk County Sheriff's office. Chief Deputy Chip Meister said that Mitchell was flying to Merrill to meet his wife when his plane crashed right after taking...
November 2, 2010 - 8:40am
November 1, 2010
West Fargo brothers arrested for punching each other in head in pickup as 1-year-old rode in back
FARGO - Two brothers from West Fargo are accused of repeatedly punching each other in the head in a pickup as a 1-year-old girl rode in the back seat. Police responded to a report of a fight in a vehicle at 5 p.m. Friday in the 4500 block of 45th Street South. A witness who was...
November 1, 2010 - 1:22pm
October 29, 2010
UPDATED: Harwood Elementary closes, students sent home, after sewer backup
HARWOOD, N.D. - Classes at Harwood Elementary was dismissed shortly after 9 this morning due to sewer backup in the school, according to Principal Jerry Barnum. The combination of a strong sewer smell and the fact that the school can't use running water or flush toilets prompted...
news / education
October 29, 2010 - 11:58am
October 28, 2010
Meet the candidates: District 13 Q&A
Question 1: Why are you running for election or re-election, and what sets you apart from the other candidates? Judy Lee: Serving in the North Dakota Senate is a privilege, and my experience will be valuable in dealing with the issues facing the state during the next few years. ...
October 28, 2010 - 8:37am
October 27, 2010
Wind downs street lights, trees in F-M area
High winds toppled street lights and knocked tree limbs onto power lines in the Fargo-Moorhead area overnight, leaving some residents without electricity and keeping utility crews busy. Xcel Energy spokeswoman Bonnie Lund said about 100 people were still without power at 6 a.m.
October 27, 2010 - 9:32am