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Watch Live: April the Giraffe due to give birth at any moment
Winter returns with fresh coat of snow in the metro
Remodel or move? How to make a decision about your home
27-year-old Bismarck woman killed in vehicle rollover north of Bismarck
ND bill pushes secrecy in public job searches
Power Plate Meals to open store in Grand Forks
ND 38th, Minnesota 22nd for impact of immigration on state economies
ND fifth-best state for business
Red River Market plans one-day winter market in downtown Fargo
Fargo one of country's best cities to start a business in 2017
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Veeder: Door always open to home of old friend
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (2-22-17)
Nursery News (2-15-17)
Nursery News (2-8-17)
Nursery News (1-18-17)
Nursery News (1-11-17)
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Omaha shuts out UND on Senior Night
Grand Forks Central caps off perfect hockey season
Bismarck's Red Wing edges Dickinson's Fossum for all-around title
Blizzard girls win third straight state hockey championship
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
February 6, 2017
Bill seeks to limit drivers' phone use to hands-free
ST. PAUL — Minnesota could be about to clamp down even more on mobile phone use while driving. Several state lawmakers are proposing a ban...
February 6, 2017 - 9:09pm
November 23, 2016
U.S. offers mobile device guidelines to curb driver distraction
DETROIT — The U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday issued voluntary guidelines for makers of mobile devices, asking them to help...
November 23, 2016 - 2:29pm
Drunk driving lands North Dakota on worst drivers list
North Dakota’s drunk drivers have landed the state on a list for worst drivers, though numbers from the state’s Highway Patrol say alcohol-related...
November 23, 2016 - 10:50am
August 27, 2016
Driving and eating: It's the American way
FARGO—It's a little-known fact that Olympics of years past have featured some mighty strange sports, including solo synchronized swimming,...
August 27, 2016 - 12:15pm
November 23, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: Road Conditions
With the holidays coming up, road conditions are of great importance. It does not take much for roads to become slippery. In fact, more accidents occur during minor events than bigger ones because there are usually more drivers on the road. One useful tool to use when travelling...
November 23, 2014 - 2:58pm
August 5, 2013
Points are additional penalty for traffic law violations
Under North Dakota Law certain driving offenses are assigned not only a statutory fee but also a point value. The points provide an additional penalty for a driver who repeatedly violates traffic laws. The point value is based on the seriousness of the offense.
August 5, 2013 - 11:51am
January 25, 2012
N.D. Safety Council to host defensive driving course
The North Dakota Safety Council is hosting a defensive driving course. "Alive at 25," a young-driver intervention program, zeroes in on drivers between the ages of 14 and 25 - the group most likely to be involved in fatal collisions. The class will be held Sunday, Jan. 29 from...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Law enforcement gears up to make motorists safer
Law enforcement agencies throughout North Dakota, including the West Fargo Police Department, are involved in increased seat belt enforcement conducting a Click It or Ticket campaign continuing through Saturday. The goal is to make people aware of the importance of wearing seat...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
Refresher course might be appropriate
We have been extremely lucky so far from a weather standpoint, more specifically, the lack of any major precipitation in the form of cold, wet, heavy snow. Given the consistency of mother nature, it's a sure bet that will all change soon, making the timing right for a few simple...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 23, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Don't become a statistic, remember to click it
The number of deaths on North Dakota roads in 2011 has surpassed last year's total, with one-and-a-half months remaining. One hundred and twenty-five people had died on North Dakota roads by mid-November of this year. The 125 dead were the result of 113 crashes which occurred during...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Tips for driving safe in the upcoming winter
Winter can be a great time of year to experience North Dakota blanketed in a sheet of white. But compared with any other time of the year, traveling can be as treacherous as it gets. Lieutenant Aaron Hummel of the North Dakota Highway Patrol recently offered several tips for...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
NDSC to host Defensive Driving Course
The North Dakota Safety Council (NDSC) is hosting a Defensive Driving Course (DDC-4) to help reduce the number of motor vehicle collision-related injuries.
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am
Insight from WFPD: Buckle up, seatbelts do make a difference
A West Fargo woman and her passenger were thrown from their sport utility vehicle when the vehicle slid then flipped on an ice covered roadway. They were not wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash. She is survived by her two children ages 7 and 5. This story plays out...
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Insight from WFPD: Practice caution when winter driving
Drivers have had nearly a month to relearn their winter driving behaviors with plenty of snow and ice to deal with. As typically is seen when winter reintroduces itself to our area, the West Fargo Police Department responded to a flurry of motor vehicle crashes following the first...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
Insight from WFPD: Distracted driving dangerous and illegal
There is currently much discussion in the media and across the nation on the subject of texting while driving. Currently, thirty states ban texting for all drivers. Other states have outlawed texting for certain age groups. Additional restrictions are placed on drivers in some states...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am