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Biden, dignitaries honor slain Louisiana officers
Trump says he was being 'sarcastic' in Russia hack comments; Kremlin responds: sort it out yourselves
Trump has no plans to release tax returns as pressure mounts, aide says
Make Hillary likable again: Democrats seek to recast Clinton
Microsoft to cut an additional 2,850 jobs
U.S. jobless claims increase; labor market still strong
Coffee drinkers should brace for even pricier morning brew
Wall Street declines as earnings take center stage
Hanging out at Zero Gravity: Alternative fitness studio combines acrobatics, gymnastics, dance for fitness
Chief's Corner: Truly, thank you
Cartoon: July 27, 2016
The Land of 10,000 Dreams
Thank you from the Schultz family
Schools of Thought: Sport Transcends
Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
Nursery News (7-20-16)
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Brennan takes position at NDSU Extension Service
Yard of the Month
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
Library News: April 20, 2016
Singer comes home on a high note
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
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
Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
NEW: Flight Lines Video: Even images in hand won't stop mistaken identities
Elden E. Theurer
William "Billy" Bolken
Janice E. Molstad
Eric N. Sayler
January 20, 2016
Community behind Braelyn: Family of 4-year-old fighting cancer says support ‘mind-blowing’
A routine trip to Minneapolis for an eye appointment for Trevor and Nikki Peterson’s 4-year-old daughter forever changed the lives of the young...
January 20, 2016 - 5:26am
West Fargo High grad named NDSU’s student nurse of year
West Fargo High School graduate Leah Hermanson, a junior at North Dakota State University, was recently named the nursing school’s student...
January 20, 2016 - 1:56am
December 30, 2015
Four businesses fail tobacco compliance
The West Fargo and Fargo police departments conducted tobacco compliance checks Dec. 10 with the assistance of Fargo Cass Public Health. In West Fargo, 14 businesses were checked and one failed, Casey’s General Store at 901 Main Ave. E. The businesses that failed in Fargo were:...
December 30, 2015 - 9:20am
December 29, 2015
West Fargo outdoor rinks now open
WEST FARGO – Public skating rinks and warming houses in West Fargo are open for the season. Rinks with warming houses are located at: — Tintes Park, 131 6th Ave. E. (no hockey). — River’s Bend, 2548 1st St. E. (no hockey). — Elmwood Park, 500 13th Ave. W.. — Maplewood...
December 29, 2015 - 5:33pm
December 22, 2015
West Fargo residents air concerns on Sheyenne Street reconstruction
While most West Fargo residents are happy to see Sheyenne Street widened as part of a $61 million project the city hopes to start in 2017, some residents would like engineers to leave the road as it is north of Interstate 94. Among the roughly 50 residents who attended a public input...
December 22, 2015 - 5:16pm
November 18, 2015
No exact cause of E. coli found after July outbreak at Red River Valley Fair
State health officials could not pinpoint the source of an E. coli outbreak linked to the Red River Valley Fair in July, but they did find that more than 60 people got sick, including a toddler whose mother is now planning a lawsuit. The state Department of Health recently wrapped...
November 18, 2015 - 12:20am
October 28, 2015
Five co-workers at Sandy’s Donuts are survivors of breast cancer
Five women who work at Sandy’s Donuts in West Fargo have more than just their jobs in common. Rose Bonnet, Pat Buhr, Christiana Steffen, Linda...
October 28, 2015 - 5:53am
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