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Gift drive all about homeless children
Packatahnas’ season starts Saturday
Honor roll (Dec. 4)
School menu (Dec. 4)
Legislative Report District 22: Legislation has huge impact on townships around state
Award of excellence for Cargill work
Area seniors focus of giving tree program
Slumberland donates beds, bedding
Cass County Electric hires two, four accept new positions
New auto dealership cleared for Eagle Run
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Daytime burglaries hit West Fargo homes
Omdahl: Food Stamp critics deserve responses
Huber: When winter hits, how quickly we forget
Candy collection for troops huge success
Omdahl: Checking out the quirks of seniors
The Packer Weekly: West Fargo helps ease pain in Philippines
Benefit for Don Metzger set for Dec. 12
Holy Cross presents Holiday Craft Fair
Monsanto volunteers help combat hunger
Nursery News (Dec. 4)
Boys hockey team earns season's first win
Bowling (Dec. 4)
Packer girls trounce Firebirds, Midgets
Wrestling wins big in first match
With plenty of size, chemistry, Packer girls look to build on past success
Flight lines: Change the land, change the inhabitants
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Eating Well: Bring on the desserts this holiday season
Eastward Autumn road trip rich with fall colors
Eating Well: Chicken Parmesan perfect paired with fresh Caesar salad, warm bread
home & garden
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
August 24, 2012
DUI arrest should not have been news
I found myself appalled by the Aug. 14 article about Sarah Einerson’s arrest for DUI. Is this how the Pioneer intends to sell papers from now on? Will you write articles about everyone in the court column who has a DUI? This is not news, it is fodder for gossip. Sarah happens to...
opinion / letters
August 24, 2012 - 1:13am
August 15, 2012
DUI report is not news, it’s scandal
My second DUI is newsworthy? In the words of my wonderful, intelligent sister, when I told her of the Pioneer story, “This is not something that should be shameful. A successful recovery begins with healing.” This is not news; it is “scandal,” something you would expect to...
opinion / letters
August 15, 2012 - 2:17am
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