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Liberty sixth-grade team’s project wins ‘Best of State’
Study shows city may need third high school, more elementary schools
Cass County Sheriff’s Office promotes several employees
Board approves new boundaries for southside elementary schools
Reclaimed wood company Grain Designs building on success of NDSU memorabilia
Business digest (Jan. 28)
Stitch in time: West Fargo business doing embroidery and more since 1994
High Point Networks honors top employees for 2014
BioLife sets grand opening date in West Fargo
Trygve Olson cartoon (Jan. 28)
Silbernagel: Oil prices at forefront in ND session
Reitan: North Dakota considers issues related to legalizing marijuana
Steve Stark cartoon (Jan. 21)
Omdahl: Fears raised with Common Core not new
Winter Days contest winners
Calling all artists for Phelps Mill Festival
Alzheimer’s presentation slated Thursday in Arthur
Senior menu (Jan. 28)
Nursery News (Jan. 28)
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
Flight lines: Modern living takes heavy toll on birds
Flight Lines: Anything can happen during Christmas Bird Count
Swift: Parents, ‘just say no’ to birthday party madness
Home & Garden: The problem with squirrels
Where are my keys? And other musings of an aging mind
home & garden
January 5, 2015
DUI arrests dip in West Fargo
The number of DUI arrests in West Fargo dipped since 2004. Increased calls for service and educational efforts paying off are two big reasons police officials in the Fargo-Moorhead attribute to the decrease. Fargo and Moorhead have seen a decline in the number of DUI arrests. Fargo...
January 5, 2015 - 11:33am
September 11, 2013
Can you afford the time for a DUI?
September 11, 2013 - 9:15am
March 19, 2013
Legislature looking at significant penalty changes for DUI charges
One of the questions which will be answered during the legislative session in Bismarck will be whether driving under the influence penalties will change in North Dakota. House Bill 1302 and Senate Bill 2240 as currently written will make significant changes relating to both the penalty...
March 19, 2013 - 1:58pm
September 26, 2012
Legislative Report District 13: Is changing the law enough?
West Fargo experienced a community tragedy this summer, when the lives of a vibrant, young family from our community were cut short by the senseless act of an intoxicated driver who was driving the wrong way on Interstate 94. This incident has brought a variety of reactions, some...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
January 4, 2012
Insight from WFPD: Driving under the influence arrests reach 152 for 2011
As of Dec. 30, the West Fargo Police Department has recorded 152 driving under the influence arrests. In comparison Fargo Police set a new record with more than 1100 DUI arrests in 2011. In 2010, West Fargo had 110 arrests, while in 2000, there were 241. It is difficult to clearly...
January 4, 2012 - 12:00am
March 3, 2011
Drunken driving suspect accused of carrying concealed Taser
FARGO - A West Fargo man arrested Sunday on suspicion of drunken driving is also accused of illegally carrying a concealed Taser, according to Fargo police. Fargo Sgt. Mark Lykken said an officer made contact with a vehicle in the 2700 block of Seventh Avenue South at 12:44 a.m....
March 3, 2011 - 11:38am
February 24, 2011
West Fargo man arrested twice for DUI in four hours
WEST FARGO - Police say a 40-year-old West Fargo man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving twice in four hours early today. Assistant Police Chief Mike Reitan said the suspect was first arrested for DUI during a traffic stop at 2:20 a.m. in the 900 block of Main Avenue East. After...
February 24, 2011 - 4:53am
February 3, 2011
School District releases statement on bus incident
On Thursday, the West Fargo School District released the following statement regarding Wednesday's bus incident, in which a driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI after driving into a snow bank: On Wednesday, Feb. 2, Bus No. 56, bound for Aurora Elementary to pick up students,...
news / education
February 3, 2011 - 10:25am
February 2, 2011
West Fargo school bus driver arrested on suspicion of DUI after getting stuck in a snowbank
West Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A West Fargo school bus driver is being booked into the Cass County Jail at this hour. Police arrested him on suspicion of DUI. Authorities have identified the driver as 59 year old Steven Sauer. They say Sauer was on his way to get the students when he...
February 2, 2011 - 6:08pm
April 16, 2008
Suspect leads police on high-speed chase in West Fargo, Fargo
Authorities say a woman led police on a high-speed chase that reached speeds of up to 80 mph early today in West Fargo and Fargo. No one was injured. A patrol officer attempted to stop the vehicle at 2:23 a.m. in the 2200 block of Main Avenue East for speeding and suspicion of driving...
April 16, 2008 - 1:17pm