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UND study probes inherited component of drug addiction
Any increase to UND student fees for athletics may have to wait another year
2 face charges for operating drones during pipeline protests
Trump vows to weaken U.S. media 'power structure' if elected
Clinton far ahead of Trump in electoral race, new poll shows
Shopping safe haven: Curvy Divas opens in WF
Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 smartphone production
Port: This is what Standing Rock Chairman David Archambault did to get himself arrested
Port: Candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the ND PSC
Port: What was the point, President Kennedy?
Cartoon by Trgyve Olson
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Community events coming up
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Brock Boeser's hat trick leads UND to 3-2 win over Bemidji
Live blog: NDSU at Western Illinois, 6 p.m. Saturday
Bois Forte, Grand Portage bands authorized to take 10 Minnesota moose this fall
Gophers hit rewind on film to prepare to play
Jake Long could make debut vs. Philadelphia
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Arlene Esther Bratland
Joanne Marie Thoemke
Becky M. Fjestad
Erland "Squirrel" Wateland
Kenneth "Kenny" Allen Graveline
October 19, 2016
This week in history: Oct. 19, 2016
Lynn Goerger was named president of First National Bank, North Dakota in 1996. After graduating from the University of North Dakota in 1979,...
October 19, 2016 - 5:53am
October 12, 2016
This week in History: Oct. 12, 2016
By fall of 1971, the West Fargo School District was making good progress in complying with Title IX, a federal mandate which prohibited limiting...
October 12, 2016 - 5:41am
September 28, 2016
Week in History: Sept. 28, 2016
At the end of September 1976, the Pioneer did a feature article on the new librarian at the West Fargo Library. Miriam Arves, who had joined...
September 28, 2016 - 5:26am
September 21, 2016
Week in History: Sept. 21, 2016
After a six-week break in negotiations over the summer in 1991, the West Fargo Education Association and the West Fargo School Board met to resume...
September 21, 2016 - 6:40am
September 12, 2016
Canada finds second ship from doomed Franklin voyage
OTTAWA -- Explorers have found the wreck of HMS Terror, the second of two British ships lost in the disastrous 1845 Franklin expedition to Canada's...
September 12, 2016 - 4:40pm
September 11, 2016
Hillary Clinton's bout of pneumonia raises worries for Democrats
Democrat Hillary Clinton's bout of pneumonia, kept secret until she nearly collapsed on Sunday, Sept. 11, has raised an element of uncertainty...
September 11, 2016 - 9:38pm
U.S. honors 9/11 victims 15 years after attacks
NEW YORK—Americans commemorated the 15th anniversary of the Sept.
September 11, 2016 - 9:40am
September 7, 2016
Week In History
Sept. 2, 1941 was not just the first day of school; it was the first time all departments were up and running in the new West Fargo High School building. Two new classes had been added, general shop and chemistry. The WPA (Works Progress Administration) still had some interior work...
September 7, 2016 - 7:08am
August 31, 2016
Back in time
Saturday marked Pioneer Day, the annual event hosted by the Cass County Historical Society that lets visitors to the pioneer village watch, listen...
August 31, 2016 - 6:24am
Week in History: Aug. 31, 2016
As the 1971-72 school year approached, the West Fargo School Board was a very busy group. They chose Middle School Principal August Keller to replace Superintendent L. E. Berger at his retirement June 1, 1972, and Middle School Vice Principal Charles Cheney to take over for Keller....
August 31, 2016 - 5:18am
August 25, 2016
Demonstrations, 1903 film and bank robbery on the schedule for Saturday's Pioneer Day
WEST FARGO—Bonanzaville visitors can wash down lefse with an old-time sarsaparilla while watching robbers run away with the bank loot on Saturday,...
August 25, 2016 - 2:48pm
August 24, 2016
Week In History: Aug. 24, 2016
The latter part of August 1946 found West Fargo coach Richard "Buzzie" Buzwell in St. John's Hospital in Fargo recovering from an accident at his summer job that caused the loss of his right hand and part of his right forearm. He reassured Superintendent L. E. Berger that he would...
August 24, 2016 - 5:54am
August 20, 2016
Privy shaft a window to brothel's past
FARGO — As excavators are moving earth to make way for the new City Hall, they're likely to find the foundation of what was once one of...
August 20, 2016 - 4:34pm
August 17, 2016
Week in history: Aug. 17, 2016
Mid-August of 2006 found new West Fargo School Superintendent, Dana Diesel Wallace, looking forward to Aug. 24, the first day of school. Wallace had made the move from Raleigh, N.C. and settled into her new home and office. Her plans were to be in the halls and classrooms of the various...
August 17, 2016 - 7:55am
August 14, 2016
Long in the tooth: Greenland shark believed to live for 400 years
WASHINGTON—The Greenland shark, a big and slow-moving deep-ocean predator that prowls the frigid waters of the Arctic and North Atlantic,...
August 14, 2016 - 6:02am