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Weather Talk: Relax, snow lovers! There's lots of winter to go!
'A story of resilience': Fargo woman coping with mental illness graduates today
R.D. Offutt Co. grants spread Christmas cheer to Minn., ND volunteer fire departments
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
'One special dog': Dog finds permanent home with deployed 148th airman
Doctor who was disciplined now plans new Moorhead clinic
How we pay for care evolving balance between public and private payments
What to get your favorite Philadelphia Eagles fan for Christmas
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
Dignity Health, CHI merger will combine ministries in new Catholic health system
Place a Business Announcement
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
Bonds, Boundaries, and Budgets --EMDASH-- Challenges of a Growing District
Commentary: Heitkamp should apologize for tax reform tweet
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
More kids in F-M apartments: Some families content renting, others dream of homeownership
Fargo Theatre hosting free holiday concerts
Popular Fargo bar manager, near death, makes turnaround
Two new displays to open Thursday at Fargo Air Museum
Grand Forks police officer helps deliver two babies in one week
The 'other' Wentz: Often in the shadows of cousin Carson, Connor fulfills a valuable role for the Bison football team
Bison defense goes from facing one extreme to the other in FCS semifinals
Forum prep sports podcast talk local basketball, nice moment for Carly Kottsick
Sam Houston coach says Bearkats on the cusp of being FCS elite program
Coste steps down as West Fargo American Legion coach to join RedHawks coaching staff
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Feel the heat: Besides being relaxing, taking a sauna offers health benefits
home & garden
red river valley fair
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Luella M. Emmil
Floyd "Mike" Nesemeier
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Liberty Middle School
June 26, 2017
Third West Fargo high school, middle school effort on back burner for now
WEST FARGO—Efforts to seek voter approval to build a third high school and third middle school in this fast-growing school district are...
June 26, 2017 - 7:44pm
February 15, 2017
VFW hands out essay awards
The West Fargo VFW announced this year's winners of its annual Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen contests. Liberty Middle Schooler Cole Shotley...
February 15, 2017 - 6:21am
Liberty students, locals put heritage on display at culture fair
Liberty Middle School seventh-grader Abby Phillips lights up as she talks about Thailand's clothing, food and culture. In the 1960s, Phillips'...
February 15, 2017 - 6:20am
January 25, 2017
Liberty students win best in state award
A group of Liberty Middle School sixth-grade students won best in state for developing their "Get A Pet" app idea for this school year's Verizon Innovative App Challenge. The group, comprised of Hunter Gustafson, Owen Linn, Dylan Scott, Dustyn Olsen, Sylvia Frank and Olivia Krystosek,...
January 25, 2017 - 10:34am
April 13, 2016
Liberty Middle School students watch project make it to space
"5 … 4 … 3 … 2 … 1 … Engine ignition. Liftoff of the Falcon 9 Rocket, with science for today and deep space exploration for tomorrow.”...
April 13, 2016 - 9:35am
February 17, 2016
Liberty Middle School to perform ‘Lion King Jr.’ musical
West Fargo’s Liberty Middle School will perform Disney’s “The Lion King Jr.” on Feb. 25, 26 and 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the school. The hour-long musical is based on the Broadway production and the 1994 film. The cast is comprised of about 60 students and there is a crew of about...
February 17, 2016 - 3:33am
February 8, 2016
School resource officer receives 5-day suspension for DUI arrest, will still work in middle school
WEST FARGO—A West Fargo police and school resource officer who was arrested on New Year's Day on suspicion of driving under the influence...
February 8, 2016 - 10:32am
January 12, 2016
Liberty students chosen as "Best in State" for Verizon app challenge
A team of sixth-grade students from Liberty Middle School recently won "Best in State" for the development of their S.P.E.D.T. Verizon Innovative App Challenge submission. The student team worked to create an application in Gretchen Peterson's math class that rewards students for...
January 12, 2016 - 3:39pm
December 23, 2015
Students send holiday greetings to arson victim
West Fargo Liberty Middle School students are helping fulfill a Christmas wish for Safyre Terry, the 8-year-old Schenectady, N.Y., girl who was...
December 23, 2015 - 5:54am
Liberty Dance Team are new kicks on the block
The Liberty Middle School dance team is new but it's already successful, taking second and first at its first two competitions of the season....
December 23, 2015 - 1:15am
July 1, 2015
Middle school instructional coaches named
West Fargo School District has named two middle school instructional coaches. They are Sherry DeMaine and Jane Laux who will be working as 21st century instructional coaches at Cheney and Liberty Middle Schools. DeMaine started her teaching career in 2013 in West Fargo where...
July 1, 2015 - 12:51am
June 16, 2015
Liberty Middle School Quarter 4 Honor Rolls
Liberty Middle School fourth-quarter honor roll (*denotes 4.0): Grade six: Sadio Abdi, Kayden Aberle, Smriti Acharya, Mohamed Aden, Daniela Afutu, Abdullahi Ali, *Cayden Anderson, Gage Anderson, Jack Anderson, *Zaria Anderson, Kameron Arechigo, Emily Ask, *Mya Askam,...
June 16, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 15, 2015
Liberty students win eCYBERMISSION awards
Seventh and eighth grade STEM students at Liberty Middle School in West Fargo have been named state winners in the U.S. Army's eCYBERMISSION competition. Ashley Chase, Brittani Huseth and Abby Bueling took first place in Brain Breaks Videos category. BreAnn Benson, Kaitlin Boehme,...
April 15, 2015 - 3:42am
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...
March 4, 2015 - 3:15pm
February 10, 2015
Liberty stages 'The Little Mermaid Jr.'
Disney’s “The Little Mermaid Jr.” is playing at Liberty Middle School at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, The 60-minute musical, designed...
February 10, 2015 - 4:28pm