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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
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8 Cass County 4-H clubs recognized
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'DEFLATE GATE': Belichick: 'No explanation for what happened'
Bossert’s two-goal performance lifts South-Shanley over West Fargo
Report: NFL will try new replay method
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Flight lines: Modern living takes heavy toll on birds
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Home & Garden: The problem with squirrels
Where are my keys? And other musings of an aging mind
home & garden
October 15, 2010
Garage fire in Horace damages several restored vehicles
It started from a boiler used to heat the home. The garage housed 7 vehicles that the owner had restored. They include a '37 Chevy and '62 Thunderbird...
October 15, 2010 - 9:10am
October 12, 2010
FIRE UPDATE: Firefighters still knocking down hot spots at apartment; tenants may be allowed back in later today or Wednesday
October 12, 2010 - 10:47am
June 22, 2010
Quonset near Harwood is destroyed by fire
The fire was reported about 1:30 this Monday afternoon. There were no animals inside, just 1 vehicle and a canoe. Everything inside is lost. Harwood Fire and Rescue and the West Fargo Fire Department prevented the fire from spreading. "We don't know what started the fire. There...
June 22, 2010 - 10:24am
May 19, 2010
Horace man identified as fatal fire victim
HORACE, N.D. - The man who died in an accidental fire here Tuesday has been identified as Jared Scott Helgeson. Helgeson, 26, lived in the home at 610 Willow Court with his parents, Lyle and Tammy Helgeson. A news release issued this afternoon by the Cass County Sheriff's Office...
May 19, 2010 - 1:39pm
Fatal Horace fire ruled accidental
HORACE, N.D. - Investigators have determined a house fire that claimed the life of a Horace man Tuesday was accidental. Horace, West Fargo and Davenport fire crews were dispatched around 1:15 p.m. to 610 Willow Court, where neighbors reported seeing smoke emanating from the house. The...
May 19, 2010 - 9:37am
May 18, 2010
UPDATED: Body found in home after crews respond to Horace fire
HORACE, N.D. - A body of a man in his upper 20s has been found dead inside a home here after fire crews from Horace, West Fargo and Davenport responded to a house fire at 610 Willow Court. Capt. Rick Majerus of the Cass County Sheriff's Office said dispatchers received a call of...
May 18, 2010 - 4:07pm
May 17, 2010
West Fargo fire crews douse industrial oven blaze
WEST FARGO - A noon-hour fire caused minor damage to a West Fargo business today when an industrial oven apparently overheated. According to West Fargo fire Chief Roy Schatschneider: West Fargo fire crews were dispatched at 12:30 p.m. to Neal's Industrial Painting, 701 Main Ave....
May 17, 2010 - 3:15pm
May 12, 2010
Fire forces evacuation at Sungold Foods in Horace
May 12, 2010 - 4:23pm
April 19, 2010
Car fire damages a West Fargo bar
A car fire forced a West Fargo bar to evacuate and firefighters to put out flames twice. Authorities were called to the Workzone around 9:45...
business / news
April 19, 2010 - 9:15am
February 17, 2010
2 quarter horses lost in Horace barn fire
Horace, ND (WDAY TV) - There was a tragic barn fire near Horace today. 2 quarter horses were lost in the blaze. A propane tank inside blew up...
February 17, 2010 - 9:45am
December 9, 2009
Local business provides safety tip: How to light the night without igniting a fire
If your home, like millions of other households in the United States, includes a Christmas tree and festive holiday decorations, you should be aware that the breathtaking beauty of the decorations also comes with a fire risk. That is why William Piper, owner of SERVPRO of Fargo, is...
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 11, 2009
Fire damages West Fargo warehouse
Fire damaged a warehouse in West Fargo on Tuesday night, according to a report from the West Fargo Police Department. The fire was reported about 8:30 p.m. in the area of Seventh Avenue and 13th Street N.E., according to the report. Details were not available Tuesday night on the...
November 11, 2009 - 8:34am
September 23, 2009
West Fargo firefighters respond to heavy smoke
West Fargo firefighters responded to the scene of a commercial fire where heavy smoke was reported Tuesday night. The fire, at 1124 5th Ave. N.E., involved a shop, a West Fargo police dispatcher said. The building is located near railroad tracks, and at one point a passing train...
September 23, 2009 - 9:51am