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Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Minnesota teachers union protections
Pilot arrested on suspicion of operating aircraft under influence at SD airport
UPDATE: Showdown at hand between law enforcement, pipeline protesters
Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake
ND corn farmers seeing best corn crop ever
UPDATE: Man looks to open 'Fighting Soo' restaurant in St. Paul
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
Cartoon by Steve Stark
Peterson not asking for free publicity
West Fargo native Tufte best for the job
Lee's attack on Peterson unnecessary
I support Marsy's Law
Nursery News (10-26-16)
Nursery News (10-19-16)
Community events coming up
Nursery News (10-12-16)
Nursery News (10-5-16)
Cubs even up World Series at a game apiece
UND hockey using heart-rate monitors to aid management of players
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Which of the NFL's young guns will have fantasy relevance?
Community support helping NDSU's Morlock deal with the death of his father
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
Flight Lines: Ranges not static, never have been
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
Ruth E. Anderson
Jerald "JD" Thone
Gail R. Washburn
October 19, 2016
The West Fargo Police Department investigated a number of embezzlement cases during the month where significant amounts of money are reported...
October 19, 2016 - 5:50am
October 12, 2016
The scales of justice have long symbolized the balance between truth and fairness within the modern-day judicial system.
October 12, 2016 - 5:34am
October 5, 2016
In July at a regular city commission meeting, the West Fargo City Commission approved Ordinance 10-15 Taxicabs, an ordinance to regulate the...
October 5, 2016 - 5:55am
September 28, 2016
The role of law enforcement within the community has changed over the years. No longer are officers hired based on their physical size. Candidates...
September 28, 2016 - 6:17am
August 31, 2016
Chief's Corner: Vote on Measure 5
On Nov.8, you will be asked to vote on Initiated Statutory Measure No. 5, the "North Dakota Compassionate Care Act" relating to medical marijuana. A copy of the measure can be found the North Dakota Secretary of State web site.
August 31, 2016 - 6:37am
July 14, 2016
Foundation awards West Fargo police $27,114 to buy vests, helmets
WEST FARGO—The West Fargo Police Department has received a $27,114 grant to buy ballistic vests and helmets. The gear will be carried in...
July 14, 2016 - 11:56am
April 27, 2016
Chief's Corner: Opioid deaths an epidemic, but can be prevented
Opioid overdose is a life-threatening condition created by excessive opioid levels within a person’s circulatory system. Examples of opioids...
April 27, 2016 - 4:40am
April 20, 2016
Chief's Corner: March crime report includes arrest made in identity theft
To provide a comparison to the previous month, a number appearing in [brackets] will indicate the number of incidents reported in last month's...
April 20, 2016 - 2:17am
April 13, 2016
Chief's Corner: Medical marijuana campaign ongoing
A signature collection campaign is underway to place the North Dakota Compassionate Care Act on the Nov. 8 ballot. The measure can be viewed...
April 13, 2016 - 5:20am
April 6, 2016
Chief's Corner: Police seizing new concentrated form of marijuana called Shatter
The West Fargo Police Department has begun seizing an increased amount of the marijuana concentrate called Shatter. Shatter, a cannabis extract...
April 6, 2016 - 3:03am
March 30, 2016
Chief's Corner: Addiction treatment centers needed here
Rising prison and jail populations have resulted in significant discussion on creating alternatives to incarceration for drug-related crimes....
March 30, 2016 - 1:54am
March 23, 2016
Chief's Corner: Teamwork helps in standoff response
Patrol officers of the West Fargo Police Department responded to a report of a man with a handgun at the Rodeway Inn, 731 W. Main Ave., on March...
March 23, 2016 - 3:03am
March 16, 2016
Chief's Corner: FDA hasn’t approved marijuana for medical conditions
This week I am focusing on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s role and policy regarding marijuana use. Here is an excerpt from a recent...
March 16, 2016 - 3:04am
March 9, 2016
Chief's Corner: Crime report shows rise in credit card fraud
To provide a comparison to the previous month, a number appearing in [brackets] will indicate the number of incidents reported in the previous...
March 9, 2016 - 4:49am
March 2, 2016
Chief's Corner: Thank you to our community
On behalf of the men and women of the West Fargo Police Department, I express our deep appreciation of the phenomenal outpouring of support extended...
March 2, 2016 - 4:23am