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Gas leak roaring like jet engine shut down traffic near West Acres
Park's new Rustad Center nearing completion
All 3 West Fargo boys missing since Wednesday night now found
Schools' Food Service Department receives grant funding from US Dept. of Agriculture
Library News: June 22, 2016
Former TNT's Diner in West Fargo opens under new name
Exchange Club donates to crisis center, aquatic center
Prairie Supply breaks ground on new headquarters
Power of 100 of gives to Project Ignite Light
Fed may delay interest rate hike
Chief's Corner: Last month in crime
Theft of flowers like slap in the face
Increase tobacco costs
Letter: Hockey psyching itself out about ice
Bretling: Gardening with annuals
Nursery News (6-22-16)
Nursery News (6-15-16)
Library News: June 8, 2016
Nursery News: June 8, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News: May 4, 2016
Library News (April 27, 2016)
Library News: April 20, 2016
Singer comes home on a high note
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
NEW: Flight Lines Video: Even images in hand won't stop mistaken identities
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Flight Lines: Raven’s call always stops me in my tracks
Flight Lines: Birding in the digital age
Gerald "Butch" Reineke
Gary G. Dittmer
Chris T. Kimberlin
Jeanet E. Brorson
June 14, 2016
Incumbents win big in West Fargo Park Board election
WEST FARGO—Two incumbent West Fargo Park Board members were re-elected Tuesday, June 14. Bob Lever, a sales manager at Auto Finance Super Center,...
June 14, 2016 - 10:59pm
Stenehjem-Burgum showdown leads ND election lineup
BISMARCK – The race for North Dakota’s highest elected office could be settled Tuesday as a hard-fought and increasingly bitter race between...
June 14, 2016 - 7:46am
June 6, 2016
West Fargo's switch to Fargo water complete
WEST FARGO—Homes and businesses here are now getting water from Fargo's water treatment plant after a switch from West Fargo's aquifers....
June 6, 2016 - 7:55pm
June 5, 2016
As Burgum pins on 'career politician' label, Stenehjem claims hypocrisy
BISMARCK—Entrepreneur versus career politician. Job creator versus regulator. Visionary versus the status quo.
June 5, 2016 - 8:49am
May 31, 2016
Combative Trump says he raised $5.6 million for vets, bashes media
NEW YORK - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Tuesday detailed $5.6 million in contributions he raised for military veterans,...
May 31, 2016 - 2:16pm
May 18, 2016
City asks for new bids for sanitation project
The city will rebid a project to improve the city's sanitation system and lagoon smells after a transcription error in one of the bids caused the city to go back and start over in the bid process.
May 18, 2016 - 9:29am
May 12, 2016
Hillary Clinton ramps up campaign in North Dakota
BISMARCK – With challenger Bernie Sanders still nipping at her heels, Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton is ramping up her campaign’s...
May 12, 2016 - 1:20pm
May 11, 2016
Fargo water to be on tap in WF by June 1
In just a few weeks, West Fargoans will be able to sip on a cool, crisp glass of Fargo water. The city is still on track to begin using mostly Fargo water by its planned date of June 1. Residents can expect to pay $7 per 1,000 gallons of water used after June 1, City Administrator...
May 11, 2016 - 6:02am
April 20, 2016
New faces at West Fargo Park District
The West Fargo Park District introduced five of its new employees this month.
April 20, 2016 - 12:55am
April 19, 2016
Democrats endorse Allard for District 22
The North Dakota Democratic-NPL has endorsed local union leader Steven Allard of Casselton for the state Senate in District 22. Allard is a welder at CNH Industrial in Fargo, and has been a member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers for more than 20...
April 19, 2016 - 3:36pm
April 13, 2016
June 14 election: Who’s running for what
One incumbent’s name is missing from the list of nine people who filed Monday, April 11, for election to one of the three open School Board seats in the June 14 city election. School Board member Dave Olson chose not to seek re-election. Olson was first elected to the School Board...
April 13, 2016 - 7:13am
West Fargo library has openings on its board
The West Fargo Public Library is seeking interested residents to volunteer for two unpaid Library Board vacancies. The board oversees library operations and planning. Members are appointed to a three-year term with a two-term limit. Meetings are at 5:30 p.m. on the second Thursday...
April 13, 2016 - 7:08am
April 6, 2016
Deadline to file for election to local office April 11
As the Monday, April 11, deadline to file for election to a local office nears, only a handful of potential candidates have filed for office including three incumbents. Two seats are open on the West Fargo City Commission, those of Mike Thorstad and Mark Simmons, who have both said...
April 6, 2016 - 5:18am
April 5, 2016
Red-hot market drives up home values
West Fargo resident Josh Ochocki got a letter in the mail the other day that said the value of his home had gone up ... way up. It wasn’t from...
April 5, 2016 - 11:36pm
City of West Fargo slates open house
The city of West Fargo will host a Construction Open House on Thursday, April 7, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the east lobby of the City Hall, 800 4th Ave. E. This event is a chance for residents and business owners to visit with city officials and public works staff about construction,...
April 5, 2016 - 9:29pm