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In State Fair crop art, none top Prince
In less than two years, Fargo man wins two lottery jackpots totaling over $250,000
S.D. senators concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
Judge in pipeline case stresses importance of law
National Guard soldiers return to Minnesota after Kuwait deployment
Whirlpool to recall 15,200 microwaves due to fire hazard issue
Oil prices drop as analysts say price rally overdone
Wall Street little changed as biotechs offset energy drop
Wentz signs endorsement deal with BlackRidgeBANK
Loren Lee's provides casual fine dining for West Fargo
Chief's Corner: 2016 crime stats shaping up for a busy year
Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
McFeely: Klieman’s--and others--friendship with Scott Miller went deeper than words
Nursery News (8-24-16)
Nursery News (8-3-16)
Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
March 12, 2015
Horace man charged with arson in overnight Dumpster fire in West Fargo
WEST FARGO – A Horace man is behind bars facing arson charges this morning after police linked him to a Dumpster fire here overnight. West...
March 12, 2015 - 12:33pm
March 4, 2015
City officials: External review of fire times no longer needed
City leaders say there will be no external review of the West Fargo Fire Department after Mayor Rich Mattern suggested one due to irregular response time reports. The fire department is now sending quarterly reports of responses to the department’s board of directors, which oversees...
March 4, 2015 - 3:06pm
February 17, 2015
Longtime West Fargo fire chief retiring
WEST FARGO – After more than three decades as a firefighter and 22 years as West Fargo’s fire chief, Roy Schatschneider will retire in June....
February 17, 2015 - 10:25pm
January 14, 2015
Crews respond to truck fire in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - Crews responded to a report of a fire in the 100 block of 26th Avenue East in West Fargo. Initial reports from the scene was...
January 14, 2015 - 11:34am
August 5, 2014
Fire chief says response times under review
Fire Chief Roy Schatschneider is still working to finish an internal review of inaccurate response times for his department. Schatschneider...
August 5, 2014 - 3:22pm
May 6, 2014
Seven join West Fargo Fire Department
The West Fargo Fire Department recently added seven members to its roster. Justin Donley, Zach Banister, Michael Hawley, Scott Berge, Scott...
May 6, 2014 - 1:47pm
October 8, 2013
Fire prevention themes driven home
“Prevent Kitchen Fires” is the message being driven home to hundreds of students in the West Fargo School District as members of the West...
October 8, 2013 - 12:53pm
April 18, 2013
Several displaced in townhome fire, but no injuries
Several residents were displaced from their homes Wednesday night after a five-unit townhome here went up in smoke. A fire was reported about...
April 18, 2013 - 12:54pm
January 28, 2013
West Fargo storage unit fire gives firefighters a scare
WEST FARGO - A storage unit fire late Sunday afternoon damaged one vehicle and rattled the nerves of some West Fargo firefighters. West Fargo...
January 28, 2013 - 10:53am
November 16, 2012
Fire heavily damages home in south Fargo
FARGO - Fire heavily damaged a home this morning at 4264 Russet Ave.
November 16, 2012 - 9:24am
September 12, 2012
Firefighters, LCC pitch in to help
Fire Chief Roy Schatschneider and his firefighters as well as parishioners at Lutheran Church of the Cross will becollecting for excellent causes as they walk the parade route. Schatschneider said the fire department members will be traveling the parade route with equipment and manpower...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Put the freeze on winter fires
Decorating homes and businesses is a long-standing tradition around the holiday season. Unfortunately, these same decorations may increase your chances of fire. Based on data from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), an estimated...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
November 23, 2011
Fire under control at metal galvanizing plant in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - A fire that heavily damaged a metal galvanizing plant here Tuesday night is under control, and hazardous materials inside have been...
November 23, 2011 - 7:56am
March 29, 2011
West Fargo house fire
March 29, 2011 - 3:38pm
February 9, 2011
Fire breaks out at house under construction in West Fargo
A small fire broke out Wednsday at a home under construction in Fargo. The Fargo Fire Department responded to the report of a fire at 5087 Woodhaven St. around 9 p.m. A passer-by noticed flames in the house and reported the fire. Fire officials said the home was under construction...
February 9, 2011 - 11:09pm