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Weather Talk: Southwestern heat waves can move into Great Plains
Fargo Rotary Club celebrates 100th anniversary
Fargo Cass Public Health warns against underground tattoos, piercings after spike in HCV numbers
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
Seeking lakeside hangouts to showcase
Building help: Partnership between builder, nonprofit means new WF home will provide financing for aspiring entrepreneurs in other countries
New Perspective opens with focus on successful aging
How to hang on to millennial workers, according to millennials
Bobcat unveils building renovated for 'innovative and collaborative culture'
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Nursery News (6-14-17)
Nursery News (6-7-17)
Nursery News (6-28-17)
Nursery News (6-21-17)
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Minor league promotion part of banner season for West Fargo's Young
Former MLB player Coste follows in father figure's footsteps as West Fargo Legion baseball coach
West Fargo Park District sports, activities continue to grow
Athlete Spotlight: Haboniman Simon and Zach Ferguson
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William "Bill" Fisk
Pauline C. Geck
May 1, 2017
Should Main Avenue be three lanes downtown? 2018 rebuild may narrow road
FARGO — Main Avenue will be ripped up in downtown Fargo next summer, but what it'll look like come fall is still up in the air. A proposal...
May 1, 2017 - 4:06pm
April 26, 2017
Moorhead Hornbacher's celebrates remodeling project
MOORHEAD—The Moorhead Hornbacher's store has been downtown since the 1950s. After 38 years on Main Avenue, the store cut a ribbon Wednesday,...
April 26, 2017 - 7:55pm
April 25, 2017
Fargo seeking public feedback on upcoming Main Avenue project
Fargo wants your feedback on a massive road project. In 2018 the city and the North Dakota Department of Transportation are planning to overhaul...
April 25, 2017 - 11:07pm
February 6, 2017
With little room to work, Fargo considers how to rebuild Main Avenue
FARGO — A new park and a narrower three-lane roadway that leaves room for a bike lane are among ideas being explored as the city considers...
February 6, 2017 - 7:40pm
October 19, 2016
West Fargo marks completion of Main Avenue reconstruction
WEST FARGO—After nearly 20 years of planning and seven years of construction, work on rebuilding Main Avenue here is complete. North Dakota...
October 19, 2016 - 5:00am
September 20, 2016
Big F-M road projects nearing completion
The next couple weeks should see several major road projects wrap up in the Fargo-Moorhead area, though some that are slated to be completed...
September 20, 2016 - 9:27am
May 11, 2016
Week In History: May 11, 2016
Mid-May of 1991 brought tragedy to West Fargo when an early morning fire raced through the Sunset Motel at 731 W. Main Ave. Twenty-eight of the 33 units of the motel were occupied, many by people who had reservations for the summer. Three residents lost their lives in the blaze; most...
May 11, 2016 - 5:59am
April 8, 2015
Detour ahead: Roadwork scheduled for 32nd, 52nd
Getting around West Fargo may take some extra time this summer due to construction projects slated to start on three of the city’s major avenues. The...
April 8, 2015 - 10:04am
December 17, 2014
Landscaping approved for Main Avenue
Main Avenue will soon get a little beauty treatment. On Monday, the City Commission awarded a landscaping contract for Main Avenue to a Hastings, Minn.-based company. City Engineer Kevin Buchholz said the contract includes landscaping and adding of trees around eastern Main Avenue...
December 17, 2014 - 12:20am
October 24, 2012
Reconstruction project winding down: End in sight for Main Avenue repair
The second leg of Main Avenue reconstruction is nearing completion from 6th St. E. to 45th St.
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Temporary road closure on 17th St E for West Fargo Main Avenue reconstruction project
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) - Fargo District - would like to update the traveling public on the West Fargo Main Avenue reconstruction project. Starting today (Thursday May 31) a section of 17th St. E. in West Fargo will be closed as crews relocate an underground...
May 31, 2012 - 8:10am
May 16, 2012
Major intersection closed for reconstruction work
One of West Fargo's major roadways is closed to through traffic so work can proceed on Phase II of the Main Avenue reconstruction project. The Main Avenue and Ninth Street East intersection will be closed to north to south through traffic for approximately three weeks (depending...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Businesses remain accessible
I had to check it out myself after my morning trip to the post office and after driving the stretch of construction on West Fargo's Main Avenue, the concern for making sure motorists adhere to the speed limit at the posted 25 miles per hour all for safety's sake becomes apparent. Highly...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Limit lowered to 40 mph on West Fargo stretch of Main
The North Dakota Department of Transportation has permanently lowered the speed limit on a stretch of Main Avenue in West Fargo to 40 mph. West Fargo city leaders favored keeping the speed limit at 40 mph between about Sixth Street East and 45th Street, but the NDDOT returned it...
September 22, 2010 - 10:02am
March 10, 2010
West Fargo's Main Avenue frontage road closed for two weeks
WEST FARGO - The portion of the Main Avenue frontage road west of 21st Street Northwest in West Fargo will be closed today and stay closed for at least a few weeks. The road will open again after the spring thaw ends and conditions improve, according to a news release from Dakota...
March 10, 2010 - 9:34am