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20 West Fargo students take classroom outdoors
New swimming pool makes big splash in opening year
7th Ave. rail crossing closing for two days
Additional support staff hired in West Fargo School District
Bethany hosts Oct. 28 long-term care seminar
Freddy’s Lefse has been rolling in the family for 68 years
Business briefs (Oct. 15)
Hundreds drawn to Bonanzaville auction
Business Digest (October 8)
Social Security to resume mailed benefit statements
Steve Stark cartoon (Oct. 15)
Letter: City Commission misinformed, short-sighted on opiate facility
Reitan: City reviewing issues regarding drug clinic
Letter: Consider adoption, not abortion
Letter: Brand good choice for District 13
Nursery News (Oct. 15)
Senior Menu (Oct. 15)
Library News (Oct. 15)
Nursery News (Oct. 8)
Senior Menu (Oct. 8)
West Fargo Sheyenne claims its first EDC football victory
West Fargo High School bowlers lead EDC
West Fargo takes eighth at state golf
WF Sheyenne cross-country closes gap on Fargo Davies
Football: Davies drops West Fargo
Flight lines: ‘House butterfly’ Flutter flew into West Fargo home, hearts
Breitling: Gardening with children
Swift: Mom has always stood by me
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October 14, 2014
League of Women Voters slates candidate forums
The League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley will be hosting a series of public Candidates’ Forums for elected races in Minnesota and North Dakota. These events are free and open to the public. The schedules for the candidates’ forums are as follows: Thursday at Fargo...
news / politics
October 14, 2014 - 3:32pm
Chamber hosting candidate forums
The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber is hosting candidate forums for upcoming elections to help members and the public be informed on Election Day. The candidate forums kick off Thursday in the West Fargo City Hall Commissioner’s Room from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. when the candidates...
news / politics
October 14, 2014 - 3:29pm
September 2, 2014
Stofferahn wants to bring 'common sense’ to ND Legislature
Jaci Stofferahn, a model and fashion entrepreneur, didn’t intend to become involved in politics despite her family’s long history in North Dakota governance. But she watched the state Legislature become increasingly “radical” and decided it was time to bring more “common...
news / politics
September 2, 2014 - 3:39pm
June 24, 2014
WF School Board recount certified
The West Fargo School Board decided who will sit on the board beginning in July after members were part of the official re-count on Monday. The re-count, certified at the Cass County Courthouse, showed Kara Stack, Jon Erickson, Shauna Vistad and Allan Skramstad were elected to the...
news / education
June 24, 2014 - 12:41pm
June 11, 2014
West Fargo School Board race could see recount
WEST FARGO – There could be an automatic recount in the race for four School Board seats here after just nine votes separated three of the candidates Tuesday. Six candidates were vying for four seats on the board. In complete but unofficial results, Kara Stack...
June 11, 2014 - 3:00am
June 10, 2014
Two incumbents hold off lone challenger in WF commission race
WEST FARGO – There will be no change in the City Commission here after the two incumbents running in a race of three both won re-election Tuesday night. Newcomer Brad Olson challenged incumbents Duane Hanson, who was vying for a second term, and Mark Wentz, who hoped to win...
June 10, 2014 - 11:45pm
West Fargo voters approve sales tax increase
WEST FARGO – The sales tax here will soon be the same rate as in Fargo after voters approved a 1 percent sales tax increase Tuesday. In complete but unofficial results, two tax measures were approved by 59 percent, with 41 percent voting against both questions. To...
June 10, 2014 - 11:11pm
West Fargo voters approve sales tax hike
WEST FARGO – The sales tax here will soon be the same rate as in Fargo after voters approved a 1 percent sales tax increase on Monday. In complete but unofficial results, two tax measures were approved by 59 percent, with 41 percent voting no to both questions. To approve...
June 10, 2014 - 11:05pm
June 3, 2014
Mayor Mattern runs unopposed June 10
Rich Mattern isn’t ready to just sit back and watch his city grow. That’s why he’s running unopposed on June 10 for a fourth term as West Fargo mayor. “There’s just a lot of good stuff happening in West Fargo. There’s still a lot of things I want to see come through,”...
June 3, 2014 - 2:35pm
Two write-in candidates seek park board seat
First there were two and now there are four candidates vying for three seats in the June 10 West Fargo Park Board election. They include incumbents Sharon Odegaard and Jeff McCracken and write-in candidates Ken Zetocha and Denise Johnson. Johnson, also an incumbent, had decided...
June 3, 2014 - 2:26pm
Three vie for two seats on city commission
Brad Olson may be the only one in this year’s City Commission race that is not an incumbent on the West Fargo City Commission. But he still has experience. He served as a Bowbells (N.D.) city commissioner before moving to West Fargo. Olson is vying for one of two seats on the...
June 3, 2014 - 2:24pm
May 29, 2014
Get to know your School Board candidates
Six candidates will vie for four open seats on the West Fargo School Board in the June 10 election. Voters will choose four names. The top four vote-getters will be elected to each serve four-year, at-large terms. School Board members are paid an annual salary of $4,730 in the 2014-15...
news / education
May 29, 2014 - 12:00am
May 27, 2014
District 13 Dem-NPL hosts Meet the Candidates
Residents of West Fargo will have the chance to meet the state candidates for District 13 Dem-NPL Party this week. A “Meet the Candidates” forum will be held at the West Fargo VFW Post #7564 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday. Candidates are Scott Brand, Jaci Stofferahn...
news / politics
May 27, 2014 - 5:02pm
Sales tax on ballot for infrastructure projects
More lagoons, road improvements throughout the city and a better flowing intersection at 13th Avenue to 9th Street South are just a few of the $109 million infrastructure projects the city would complete in the next 20 years using a sales tax leaders hope will be passed on June 10. City...
May 27, 2014 - 2:18pm
May 20, 2014
Larson announced District 13 candidacy
Landis Larson announced that he is running for the North Dakota Senate after receiving the unanimous endorsement of the District 13 Democratic-NPL Party. Larson has lived in West Fargo for 32 years. He is an inspector/metrology lab technician at CNH Fargo 4WD Plant, and he is currently...
May 20, 2014 - 4:19pm