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Drought Monitor: Conditions Worsening
Red Flag Warning Today
Parade of home starts Thursday
Burnin' down the house: West Fargo to use vacant home for training exercise
New Indian/Asian market opens in West Fargo
American Family honors agents
New Harley Davidson store will open Tuesday
Building permits (4-22-15)
All Finish Concrete planning decorative new building as gateway to West Fargo
Letter: Time is running out
Chief's Corner: Adapt, alter your driving routes to avoid frustration
Lee: Legislative session wrapping up
Chief's Corner: Siren testing as summer storm season approaches
Omdahl: Becoming a nation of political spectators
Sheyenne wins recycling challenge between schools
West Fargo Library news (April 29, 2015)
Nursery News (4-29-15)
AARP North Dakota seeking nominations for 2015 Andrus Award for Community Service
Sandvig earns Eagle Scout award
Packers oftball, baseball teams tops in EDC
Athlete Spotlight: Keely Walker and Monti Knewtson
Sports Scoreboard (April 29, 2015)
Still on the green: Former West Fargo golfer continues success in college
West Fargo cheerleader wins awards
Flight Lines: American crow couple familiar
Home and Garden: With spring finally here, it's time to garden
home & garden
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, she was able to spend time with her boyfriend, Riley Vareberg, who flew out from West Fargo to visit her in Memphis, Tenn. where's she undergoing...
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 her to pace. “I walked around my house for seven hours that night,” said the Liberty Middle School eighth-grader. Rutherford shared her...
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 new facility in November. It will employ about 70 people when at full capacity. “We don’t exactly know when that will be yet,” said...
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
December 9, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Flom makes difference in Guatemala
Even with the language barriers and different environment changes that West Fargo senior Alyssa Flom saw as she entered Guatemala, she was able to help many individuals there during a medical mission. Flom went to Guatemala with a group from Perham, Minn., who are associated with...
news / education
December 9, 2014 - 11:44pm
November 19, 2014
Everyday heroes: Memories linger long after attention fades
Allison Fuchs of West Fargo couldn’t sleep last week. It was the night of Nov. 11, and she kept reliving the events of that afternoon, when she performed CPR on two 4-year-old boys who nearly drowned in a hotel pool in Casselton. “I just kept thinking, those could have been...
November 19, 2014 - 10:12am
November 11, 2014
Pink It Forward formed to support those battling breast cancer
West Fargoan Deanne Leier was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007 at age 39. Due to family history – her mother, grandmother and three aunts previously diagnosed with breast cancer – she religiously had mammograms done starting at age 21. In 2011, cousins Tammy Gimbel-Svalen...
November 11, 2014 - 5:49pm
June 3, 2014
Essentia Health now offers home care services to F-M area
Essentia Health has opened a new home care service that provides skilled medical services at home to patients within a 30-mile radius of Fargo-Moorhead. “Home Health is a key component in our integrated delivery system to help some of our most vulnerable patients achieve their...
June 3, 2014 - 4:15pm