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'You kind of bare your soul': Local women share stories of sexual harassment, assault
Translating Thanksgiving: Fargo-Moorhead immigrants reflect on this American holiday
Fargo police seek public's help in finding missing 13-year-old girl
Fargo police warn residents of phone scam
Labor complaint claims degrading practices, discrimination by NDUS leader
MATBUS offering reduced fares during shopping season
The open and closed times for many local stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday
Open and close times for many stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday
New restaurant, craft store coming to West Fargo
New specialty store, restaurant opens in south Fargo
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Letter: I trust Heitkamp's ideas for reform
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
McFeely: Balanced FCS bracket advantageous for NDSU
United Blood Services seeking donations due to low supply
Over 185,000 pounds of food collected in Fill the Dome campaign
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Haitian man travels to Fargo to get a 3D-printed prosthetic arm
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Vail, Brueggeman bond sparks UND's postseason run
McFeely: The moment you've all been waiting for: FCS playoff predictions
Parise returning to The Ralph this weekend
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
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Minnesota DNR deer leader: Population on way up
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Flight Lines: Raven’s call always stops me in my tracks
Dianna K. Miller
Susan I. Bleed
Harry A. Schulz
May 6, 2015
Chief's Corner: House bill addresses privacy surrounding police body cameras
Going into North Dakota's 64th Legislative Session, one of the concerns of the West Fargo Police Department was the privacy rights of citizens and the growing national pressure for law enforcement to incorporate body worn cameras in everyday operations. Working with local elected...
May 6, 2015 - 10:41am
September 9, 2014
Reitan: A safe back-to-school week
The first week of school was completed and few traffic issues were reported. The West Fargo Police Department stationed additional patrol officers at each of the schools with instructions to concentrate on pedestrian safety. Officers wrote less than two dozen traffic citations or...
September 9, 2014 - 5:27pm
June 3, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: FBI issues cyberattack warning
The FBI and NCIS believe a group of cyber actors have been using various social networking sites to conduct spear phishing activities since at least 2011. FBI and NCIS investigation to date has uncovered 56 unique Facebook personas, 16 domains and a group of IP addresses associated...
June 3, 2014 - 2:45pm
May 6, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Think drug cleanup
May brings the excitement of warmer weather and planned summer activities. May also is a time spent cleaning inside and outside our homes. As you complete your cleanup chores consider spending sometime reviewing medications you keep in your home. Outdated over-the-counter and prescription...
May 6, 2014 - 2:03pm
April 29, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: May means local Cleanup Week
The city of West Fargo will participate in the metro wide Cleanup Week May 5 through May 9. Cleanup items must be from residences as no commercial waste will be accepted. Items will be collected on your normal garbage pickup day. Crews will not return to pick up items set out after...
April 29, 2014 - 2:55pm
April 22, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Construction begins at City Hall
Construction begins this week at West Fargo City Hall with minor demolition inside the police department garage and relocation of the building’s electrical service. Within the next couple of weeks, the garage is scheduled to be torn down and ground work is to begin on the new parking...
April 22, 2014 - 1:57pm
April 15, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Formal complaint process in place
The image of the West Fargo Police Department depends on the personal integrity and discipline of all its employees. To a large degree, the public image of this department is determined by the professional response to allegations of misconduct against it or its employees. To promote...
April 15, 2014 - 2:21pm
April 8, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Emergency assistance registration
One of the most difficult tasks for emergency responders to accomplish during or following a disaster is to identify and locate those people who are in need of assistance. To better plan and prepare for a disaster, Fargo Cass Public Health and the North Dakota Department of Health...
April 8, 2014 - 2:32pm
April 1, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: TIGTA warns of 'largest ever' phone fraud scam targeting taxpayers
In March, the Treasury Inspector General for Taxpayer Administration issued a warning to taxpayers to beware of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Service in an effort to defraud them. “This is the largest scam of its kind that we have ever...
April 1, 2014 - 1:59pm
March 18, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Gated development brings change
Recent discussion in the media surrounded the establishment of two private gated developments within the city of West Fargo. Both properties, Charleswood Penninsula and Stonewood at Maple Ridge at the Preserve 4th, are unusual in that access to the area is limited by the Sheyenne...
March 18, 2014 - 4:47pm
March 11, 2014
Insight from the West Fargo PD: IRS reveals 'Dirty Dozen' scams for 2014
For 2014, the IRS has identified these “Dirty Dozen” tax schemes as the ones to watch: 1. Identity Theft. Identity theft that results in tax fraud tops the IRS ‘Dirty Dozen’ list again. Identity theft when someone uses your personal information such as your name, Social Security...
March 11, 2014 - 3:32pm
October 1, 2013
Reitan: Be responsible with firearms, adhere to basic handling rules
The unintentional discharge of firearms has been highlighted in the news in the recent weeks. A number of the incidents resulted in injury to the gun owner while other incidents sent bullets flying into adjoining property. The term accidental discharge has been used. Examinations...
October 1, 2013 - 1:08pm