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Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
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Indians shut out Cubs in World Series opener
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Hard-working LaVine silences critics with play in first two seasons
The Vikings sack difference: 19 for defense, 14 for offense
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
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July 13, 2016
Library News: July 13, 2016
Special Events Draw Me a Story: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 14. We will read a fun book that encourages creative dialogue and draw a picture that brings the story to life. Program is free and open to preschool aged kids (4-5). Space is limited, registration is requested. Movie of the...
July 13, 2016 - 12:27am
July 7, 2016
Library News: July 6, 2016
Special Events Summer Reading Program — Family Game Night: 6 p.m. Thursday, July 7. Join us for our family game night. Participate in fun minute-to-win-it style games, classic board games, refreshments, and more. Get in the Game for a night of fun. Free and open to all ages....
July 7, 2016 - 7:03am
June 15, 2016
Library News: June 15, 2016
Special Events Technology Class — Intro to Skype: 1 p.m. Thursday, June 16. Learn the basics of Skype video calling. Patrons may bring their own tablet or use a library iPad. Come prepared with email address and password. Space is limited; register at the service desk. Free....
June 15, 2016 - 7:50am
June 8, 2016
Library News: June 8, 2016
Special Events Movie of the Month — "Everest," 1 p.m. Thursday, June 9. This new release documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Rated PG-13. Free movie and...
June 8, 2016 - 7:46am
Library, city hall host open houses this week
Library celebrates 45 years in WF The West Fargo Public Library is celebrating its 45th birthday this week. The library will be hosting an open house on Friday, June 10. The open house will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. with refreshments. Tours of the library will be also be held. City...
June 8, 2016 - 7:33am
June 1, 2016
Library News: June 1, 2016
Special Events Summer Reading Kick-Off Party: 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday. All-ages Kick-Off Party. Registration for the summer program will be open with guest readers, live music, a visit from Allison Swenson, yoga and face painting, model railroad trains, board games, bean bag toss, and...
June 1, 2016 - 6:32am
May 25, 2016
Library News: May 25, 2016
Regular Events Friday Morning Movie — "Tarzan": 10:30 a.m. Friday. Classic Disney animated feature. Follow baby Tarzan as he grows up with his adopted family of gorillas deep in the jungle. (Rated G) Genealogy: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Bring projects or just ask questions....
May 25, 2016 - 8:58pm
Library kicks off free read program
The West Fargo Public Library is kicking off its 2016 summer reading program with a full day of festivities focused on this year's theme, "On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!" Between 3 and 8 p.m. Thursday, June 2, the public can enjoy a variety of free sports and wellness activities, in...
May 25, 2016 - 7:51pm
May 11, 2016
Library News: May 18, 2016
Special Events Movie of the Month: 1 p.m. Thursday, May 12. Based on the Colm Toibin's novel called "Brooklyn," this new release is a 1950s historical period drama film about Irish immigrant Eilis Lacey. After emigrating to Brooklyn, Eilis falls in love. When her past catches up with...
May 11, 2016 - 5:53am
February 17, 2016
West Fargo Public Library to offer 'Redbox' for books
The West Fargo Public Library will unveil its new vending machine kiosk at the Cash Wise store on 32nd Avenue and Veterans Boulevard. An opening...
February 17, 2016 - 2:57am
December 2, 2015
This Week in History (Dec. 2, 2015)
• In 1970, the Planning and Zoning Commission met with the West Fargo City Commission to inform commissioners it was considering a part-time planner. Vern Hunter, a city planner for Fargo, had agreed to work with Planning and Zoning to prepare a master plan to apply for a federal...
December 2, 2015 - 1:10am
November 25, 2015
Mitten tree returns to library
The West Fargo Library will be setting up the tree on Friday for its annual Mitten Tree event. Throughout the month of December, the public...
November 25, 2015 - 12:41am
November 18, 2015
Week In History: Nov. 18, 2015
• On the evening of Nov. 15, 1995, the West Fargo community was shaken by the murder of Cherryl Tendeland. By Friday, Nov. 17, five teenagers had been charged in the case. On Nov. 21, nearly 1,000 people braved the cold evening weather to participate in a "Light for Live and Stop...
November 18, 2015 - 12:42am
October 7, 2015
Week In History: Oct. 7, 2015
• When Union Stockyards opened Oct. 1, 1935, more than 25,000 people attended the activities. As many as 300 men worked on the project, laborers making 30 cents an hour, skilled carpenters 45 cents. To finish on time, the men were allowed to work as many hours as they wished. By...
October 7, 2015 - 12:20am
August 5, 2015
City Commission gets a read on space problems at library
The West Fargo Library is running out of space in its current building, but its director expects funding to remain at the same levels as last...
August 5, 2015 - 10:07am