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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
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Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
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Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
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Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
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Breitling: Time for Color
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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
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Ralph M. Peterson
March 4, 2015
West Fargo, Sheyenne look to state swimming tourney
The state boys swim tournament is on the horizon for West Fargo and Sheyenne high schools. West Fargo has 14 swimmers and Sheyenne has 13 competing in the state meet Friday and Saturday in Bismarck. “They’ve done the training they needed to do, and now they just need to perform,”...
March 4, 2015 - 12:04am
November 16, 2011
Packers take fourth at state swim meet
New year, same result for the West Fargo girls swimming and diving team. A strong year all the way to the finish. As they did in 2010, the...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
TITLE SWIM STREAK HITS SKID
By Tyler Shoberg The old adage that all good things must come to an end rang true Saturday for the West Fargo girls swimming and diving team. But...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Ty's Take: West Fargo girls golf team prepares for East Region meet Monday
With Monday's meet behind them, the West Fargo girls golf team is down to the postseason, and so far they've been a model of consistency. Last Tuesday, they once again placed fourth overall during the Red River Invitational at Kings Walk Golf Course in Grand Forks. The Packers accumulated...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am
August 31, 2011
Ty's Take: Packers fall to Bismarck in opener
The West Fargo football season began Saturday much like last year's ended. The only positive spin on the night may be that there was a week to work out the kinks until the Packers' next game. Bismarck produced back-to-back triple touchdown quarters to run away with an eventual...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
May 4, 2011
Wolves nab Gunning
Another Packer is heading to Northern State University in Aberdeen, S.D., this fall. Wolves head swimming coach Elyce Kastigar recently announced...
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Girls swimming takes fourth at state meet
By Tyler Shoberg After winning their third straight conference championship the week before, the Packers were hoping for a strong showing at the North Dakota state swimming meet last weekend in Mandan. And a strong showing they got. West Fargo improved on its sixth-place finish...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Scoreboard (Nov. 17, 2010)
GIRLS SWIMMING & DIVING State Meet Nov. 12-13 In Mandan Team scores: 1. Bismarck Century 368.5. 2. Grand Forks Red River 300. 3. Fargo North 251.5. 4. West Fargo 243. 5. Minot 198. 6. Grand Forks Central 181. 7. Jamestown 168. 8. Williston 164. 9. Mandan 152. 10. Fargo South 131....
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
A PACKER THREE-PEAT
Could the West Fargo girls swimming and diving team do it? Could they successfully defend their Eastern Dakota Conference title for yet another...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Ty's Take: Fall season winding down; four sports remain
With its state tournament last weekend, boys soccer is the third fall sport to see its season end. That leaves four sports remaining. Here's a quick rundown on where the Packers stand. Cross country: The state meet is this Saturday in Jamestown. The Packers are coming off a first-place...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 13, 2010
Ty's Take: Girls swimming middle of the pack at own pentathlon
For several years, West Fargo has been the team to beat in girls swimming and diving. This year, it looks as if the rest of the conference...
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Ty's Take: Packer-dom marches on as seasons hit midway points
If there's a hill to fall sports, we're officially over it. Boys tennis leads the way with the first of the postseason tournaments Thursday...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Ty's Take: Deep swimming talent picks up win in Grand Forks
The West Fargo girls swimming team lost some key players from last year, but still are managing to pick up wins. The Packers' most recent came last Thursday in Grand Forks, when they garnered a double-dual win over Grand Forks Red River and Grand Forks Central. The victory came...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
Season Preview: Girls Swimming & Diving
While North Dakota's western half is known for oil, its eastern half is known for water. Maybe that's why West Fargo has historically had such...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Ty's Take: Summer over the hump
Holy cow, where did the summer go? Well, it isn't done yet, but we already are at the end of July, and the fall sports season will be starting before you know it. In fact, some West Fargo varsity sports already kick off less than a month away. So long, summer; you were fun...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am