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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)
Library News (Jan. 21)
Nursery News (Jan. 14)
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
June 10, 2013
Classic Vending donates to Dollars for Scholars
Kevin Froeber, owner of Classic Vending, recently donated $500 in scholarship money to West Fargo Dollars for Scholars. Since its inception, Classic Vending has now donated $6900 in scholarship money to the organization. This year’s recipient of the Classic Vending scholarship was...
June 10, 2013 - 8:06am
June 4, 2013
Academic News (June 5, 2013)
Students receive MSUM scholarships Heather Brasel, West Fargo, has received a $500 Upper Class Scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead, while Amy Matzke, West Fargo, has received a $1000 Upper Class Scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Brasel is the...
news / education
June 4, 2013 - 3:48pm
May 20, 2013
WFPS retirees provided 278 years of experience.
The West Fargo School District's 12 retirees are taking with them 278 years of service in the school system. Of those 12, eight of them were in the district for over 20 years, and four of those over 30. South Elementary second grade teacher Sandra Johnson has had the longest tenure...
May 20, 2013 - 4:06pm
May 13, 2013
Kasowski named Community High student of month
Lexi Kasowski has been named Community High School Student of the Month for April. This is Lexi's first year at Community High School. She commented that school "'is going really good for me." When Lexi is not at school, she is working at Domino's Pizza. Because of attending Community...
May 13, 2013 - 9:12am
May 9, 2013
Stende Exchange Club student of month
West Fargo High School senior Jodi Arie Stende has been named the West Fargo Exchange Club Student of the Month for May. She is the daughter of John and Jodi Stende of West Fargo. Throughout high school, Stende has maintained a weighted GPA of 4.2 and is a four-year academic letter...
May 9, 2013 - 1:11pm
April 29, 2013
Westside student jump rope for heart health
In late February, Westside Elementary students participated in the "Jump Rope for Heart" fundraising event, promoting heart health and community service as well as raising money for research and educational programs. On Friday, the top three money-raising students were honored in...
April 29, 2013 - 2:51pm
Spring concerts at West Fargo High School
West Fargo High School students will be presenting a variety of music concerts during the month of May. All concerts are free and open to the public and will begin at 7:30 p. m. unless otherwise noted.
April 29, 2013 - 8:21am
April 16, 2013
Community High celebrates 30 years
West Fargo Community High School, the district’s alternative high school, will be celebrating its 30th anniversary in a few weeks, and Corene Geffre the school’s senior-most teacher, who has taught social studies at Community High for 23 of those years has been planning an open...
April 16, 2013 - 2:31pm
April 9, 2013
TSA students win four awards at state
The West Fargo High School was well represented at the Technology Student Association State Competition in Mandan on March 18 and 19, even if the elements kept most students from attending. Due to inclement weather, only five TSA members from West Fargo that left a day early with...
April 9, 2013 - 3:23pm
March 26, 2013
Physics students conquer cardboard
For the past two weeks, Michelle Strand’s physics students at West Fargo High School have been learning the physics of fluids and what is necessary to float a boat. Working in teams, the students constructed boats out of cardboard that two members of each team raced down and back...
March 26, 2013 - 2:24pm
Academic News (March 27, 2013)
Feist to attend NDSU Bryant Feist, son of Tim and Linda Feist, Reiles Acres, N.D., has been admitted to North Dakota State University “With Distinction.” He will enter NDSU in fall 2013 and plans to major in computer science. Distinction means that NDSU is acknowledging Feist...
March 26, 2013 - 1:44pm
Osgood names students of week
Star students of the week for March 25 through March 29 have been announced at the Osgood Kindergarten Center, West Fargo. Classroom teachers select a student who has shown outstanding character education traits in their classroom/school setting for recognition that particular week....
March 26, 2013 - 1:37pm
Warner named Exchange Club Student of Month for March
West Fargo High School senior Ashley Warner has been named the West Fargo Exchange Club Student of the Month for March. She is the daughter of Todd and Deanne Warner of West Fargo. Warner is the vice president of the class of 2013. Over the course of her high school career, she has...
March 26, 2013 - 1:35pm
School board approves hiring of 50 teachers
By Daniel Determan The West Fargo School Board unanimously approved professional staffing requests for the 2013-2014 school year, which call for the hiring of roughly 50 full-time employees, including 12 elementary-level teachers, to cope with the anticipated growth in enrollment...
news / education
March 26, 2013 - 12:25pm
March 12, 2013
Richards named Sheyenne’s Activities Director
Social studies teacher Ross Richards will become Sheyenne High School’s first Activities Director. “I’m really excited about the opportunity,” Richards said. “This is something that I have wanted to do for a number of years with my experiences in West Fargo, and I think...
sports / Mustangs
March 12, 2013 - 2:20pm