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Road work running on schedule
Schools to mull $92 million bond vote
WFHS gives free shirts to students, employees
WF German teacher wins national award
Police Explorer Post taking applications
Great escape: Live-action game craze comes to West Fargo
Business digest (September 2, 2015)
‘Pizza theater’ premieres in West Fargo
Business digest (August 26, 2015)
Microtel Inn & Suites opens behind Costco
Chief's Corner: West Fargo police want to hear your concerns at town hall meeting
Letter: Work ongoing after North Dakota legislative session
Letter: Keeping kids safe in back-to-school season
Steve Stark cartoon (August 19, 2015)
Chief's Corner: Drivers, slow down; watch for children at back-to-school time
Cass County 4-H judging teams win awards
Senior menu (Sept. 2, 2015)
Breitling: Garden features succulents
Nursery News (Sept. 2, 2015)
Flight Lines: Little to fear in local fauna
Putting a new twist on braiding
Library News (Sept. 2, 2015)
Library News (Aug. 26, 2015)
Home and Garden: Head west to visit Dakota Sun Gardens and Winery
Library News (Aug. 12, 2015)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight lines: ‘Discoveries’ often when natural history recorded
September 1, 2015
Four West Fargo businesses fail alcohol checks
The West Fargo Police Department, with the assistance of Fargo Cass Public Health, conducted alcohol compliance checks in West Fargo on Aug. 19. Seven West Fargo establishments were checked, with four of them failing. JL Beers, Pub West, The Blarney Stone Pub and Work Zone did not...
September 1, 2015 - 4:23pm
July 21, 2015
Cancer benefit for WF woman to be held
St. Andrew Lutheran Church in West Fargo will host a benefit for Susan Johnson, a West Fargo resident, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in 2012. The benefit is scheduled from 4 to 8 p.m. on July 31 at 1005 1st St. E., West Fargo. The event will include a bake sale, silent...
July 21, 2015 - 4:40pm
Officials investigate E. coli outbreak link to Red River Valley Fair
Three children sickened in a recent E. coli outbreak in eastern North Dakota reported attending the Red River Valley Fair earlier this month, prompting state health officials to investigate whether animals there were the source of the infection. Officials said Monday it’s still...
July 21, 2015 - 2:31pm
June 24, 2015
West Fargo educators learn to promote lifestyle concepts
Three West Fargo School District educators recently learned how to promote school, community and personal healthy lifestyle concepts at the 29th annual Roughrider Health Promotion Conference in Medora, N.D. Sara Williams, La Rae Rosenfeldt and Danielle Jangula were among 200 p...
June 24, 2015 - 5:32pm
Baby's fatal head injury likely occurred at day care, not an accident, police say
FARGO - The brain injury that killed a 6-month-old baby who stopped breathing while at an unlicensed day care in West Fargo earlier this month...
June 24, 2015 - 5:23pm
June 17, 2015
One business fails tobacco compliance check
The Fargo and West Fargo police departments, with assistance from Fargo Cass Public Health, conducted tobacco compliance checks June 9. In West Fargo, 11 businesses were checked, with one failure at the West Fargo Truck Stop, 1021 W. Main Ave. In Fargo, 41 businesses were...
June 17, 2015 - 6:10am
June 5, 2015
Fargo 6-month-old infant severely injured at WF day care dies
WEST FARGO -- The 6-month-old boy found not breathing on Monday at an unlicensed day care here has died. Owen Skodje died Tuesday at...
June 5, 2015 - 12:26pm
May 13, 2015
West Fargo teen battling cancer returns home
Paige Lazorenko had a hard time describing what it was like to be back among friends and family in West Fargo. "I can't even describe it in...
May 13, 2015 - 4:48pm
Handi-Wheels celebrates 40 years
Handi-Wheels Transportation is holding an open house on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at New Horizon's Manor, 2525 N. Broadway, Fargo, to celebrate 40 years in operation. Hand-Wheels is a dial-a-ride, demand/response, door-to-door transit service for individuals that are disabled,...
May 13, 2015 - 2:41pm
May 6, 2015
Running for Lupus: Two local teens battling the incurable disease
Calista Soeby and Kara Berg want everyone to know what living with the incurable disease lupus is like. Soeby, 15, West Fargo, and Berg, 11,...
May 6, 2015 - 10:55am
April 22, 2015
Sticking it to cancer: West Fargo rallies around teen with aggressive form of cancer
For a few hours last week, Paige Lazorenko had a chance to forget about the aggressive form of cancer attacking her body. For a few hours,...
April 22, 2015 - 3:56am
March 4, 2015
Liberty students launch club to fight stigma of mental illness
Eliana Rutherford vividly remembers her first brush with anxiety. It was June 21, 2013. Like many with anxiety, the state of turmoil caused...
News / education
March 4, 2015 - 3:15pm
January 27, 2015
Alzheimer’s presentation slated Thursday in Arthur
An upcoming program will help those experiencing or living with memory loss understand the difference between memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. The Alzheimer’s Association MN-ND, in partnership with the North Dakota Dementia Care Services Project, will offer a free...
January 27, 2015 - 4:57pm
January 20, 2015
BioLife sets grand opening date in West Fargo
A new, 15,000-square-foot blood plasma collection center has opened in West Fargo at 801 East Beaton Drive. BioLife Plasma Services opened the...
January 20, 2015 - 5:14pm
January 7, 2015
Support group for visual impairment meets soon
Insight, a local support group for people who are blind and sight impaired in the Fargo-Moorhead community, will hold its next monthly meeting at 2 p.m., Saturday in the community room at New Horizons Manor, 2525 N. Broadway, Fargo. The guest speaker will be Teri Fercho-Lisburg. Fercho-Lisburg...
January 7, 2015 - 8:50am