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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
Temps close to setting a record in F-M
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)
Ellenson's first goal of the season propels Packers to upset of Central
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Packers boys put away Sheyenne in second half
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 27, 2015
Scholars: Kalyn Omlid named to honor roll at BSC
Kalyn Omlid, West Fargo, has been named to the President’s Honor Roll with a 4.00 grade-point average for the fall 2014 semester at Bismarck State College. “BSC students are great; it is always gratifying when the honor roll comes out and students like Kalyn get the credit they...
news / education
January 27, 2015 - 4:52pm
The Mustang Weekly: Sheyenne junior Wohler at home on the stage
By Alexandria Stroh Special to the Pioneer Every student is unique, and they each have their own sense of individuality that makes them who they are. They may be a spectacular athlete, an intelligent straight A student, or someone with a hidden talent. For Sheyenne High School...
news / education
January 27, 2015 - 4:36pm
January 20, 2015
Scholars (Jan. 21)
Area students make honor rolls at college Ashley Bixby of West Fargo received “High Honors” from Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minn., for achievement during the fall 2014 semester of study. Students with a grade- point average between 3.5 and 3.99 gained...
news / education
January 20, 2015 - 4:26pm
The Packer Weekly: Kindem learns from family experience
Sophomore Tiffany Kindem was in the seventh grade when her new life began. Tiffany was adopted by her aunt and uncle, Erica and Justin Kindem, after she and her two siblings were taken away from her birth parents. “My birth parents didn’t really care what we did,” Tiffany said....
news / education
January 20, 2015 - 3:41pm
December 24, 2014
CenturyLink offers grants to ND teachers
Teachers in CenturyLink’s local service areas who want to innovatively implement technology in their classrooms to increase student achievement can still apply for a CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation’s Teachers and Technology grant through Jan. 2. Full-time PreK-12 classroom...
December 24, 2014 - 10:00am
December 16, 2014
Miller awarded VCSU scholarship
The Office of Enrollment Services at Valley City State University is pleased to announce that Tabitha Miller, daughter of Joe and Wanda Miller, West Fargo, has been awarded a VCSU V-500 Scholarship for the 2015-16 academic year. Miller will graduate from West Fargo High School in...
news / education
December 16, 2014 - 11:31pm
November 18, 2014
High school oratorical contest taking entries
The North Dakota American Legion will be conducting speech contests throughout the state this winter, one in each of its 10 districts. The contest is open to all high school students in grades eight through 12. Scholarships of $600 in cash will be awarded among the top three contestants...
November 18, 2014 - 4:45pm
Scholars (Nov. 19)
Peterson to attend Luther College in Iowa Sierra Peterson of West Fargo was accepted for admission for the 2015-16 academic year at Luther College. She has been awarded the “Become” Award. Luther is a selective four-year college located in northeast Iowa. The liberal arts...
November 18, 2014 - 4:04pm
September 16, 2014
Broadway star joins West Fargo High Hall of Fame
WEST FARGO – The way Jan Maxwell tells it, hitting the stage in high school was her way of compensating for not hitting the books. “I was so bad at academics, I needed something to keep me busy,” she said. That something turned out to be acting, and no one can argue with the...
September 16, 2014 - 3:14pm
September 9, 2014
Early bird gets the grant from Target Corp.
South Elementary School’s Early Bird Readers program was awarded a $2,000 grant from Target Corp. The grant, given in recognition of the efforts of South Elementary School to accomplish the district mission of educating today’s learners for tomorrow’s world, will allow the...
September 9, 2014 - 3:01pm
August 19, 2014
The Packer Weekly: French realizes potential through JROTC
Col. Douglas Trenda of the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) program saluted junior Jacee French as she received her medal during the year-end awards ceremony. French was straight-faced returning the salute, but as she turned away, she cracked a smile at her accomplishment. French...
August 19, 2014 - 4:05pm
July 30, 2014
West Fargo School District hires technology specialists
West Fargo School District has hired Trent Leitheiser and Danette Brown as technology specialists. Leitheiser has been an elementary teacher since 2003 and at Harwood Elementary School since 2004. He has a master’s degree in education from Valley City State University with an...
July 30, 2014 - 1:46pm
Medical club prepares students for future
Staring down at a table and nervously glancing up at the screen every time he hears a new name, West Fargo High School senior Ali Al Saegh waits for his category to be called. His eyes stick to the screen. He is unsure of the process because it is his first year competing in Health...
July 30, 2014 - 1:31pm
July 23, 2014
WF High School grads begin Teach for America this fall
Diane Hahn and Levi Bachmeier have several things is common. Both are 2010 West Fargo High School graduates. They just finished college. Their next two years will be spent teaching low-income students in rural and urban schools. They have joined Teach for America, a national non-profit...
July 23, 2014 - 3:20pm
July 15, 2014
Scholars (July 16)
Reierson makes LRSC dean’s list A West Fargo student was named to the Lake Region State College dean’s list for spring 2014. Taran John Reierson earned the distinction. Students who maintained a 4.00 grade point average are named to the President’s list. Students who...
July 15, 2014 - 2:29pm