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Pipeline protest costs to reach 'double-digit millions,' emergency spokeswoman says
Plane carrying VP candidate Pence skids off NY runway, no injuries
UND associate dean strikes boy, 10, with vehicle near elementary school
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Watchdogs question St. Paul body cam proposed rule
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
Port: Are Standing Rock protesters trying to make something bad happen?
Cartoon by Steve Stark
Peterson not asking for free publicity
West Fargo native Tufte best for the job
Lee's attack on Peterson unnecessary
Nursery News (10-26-16)
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Community events coming up
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Dubnyk makes 38 saves in Wild win over Sabres
Minnesota Duluth, North Dakota unconcerned about No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchup
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Vikings have no fear over Bradford's bad play
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
Officials: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site grows tense in armed eviction
November 4, 2015
VFW to host Veterans Day celebration
Arthur W. Jones VFW Post 7564, Auxiliary, and AMVETS Post 8 are hosting their annual Veterans Day on Nov. 11 at the VFW Post, 308 Sheyenne St., West Fargo. Activities begin with a flag-raising ceremony in front of the post at 10:45 a.m., followed by a program inside on the upper...
November 4, 2015 - 12:30am
August 11, 2015
Honor Flight announces new dates
The WDAY Honor Flight has announced its new flight dates. The group is planning to take World War II and Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C., to see their war memorials Oct. 18-9. About 200 veterans have applied to take the all-expenses-paid trip. Beth Bouley, head of logistics,...
August 11, 2015 - 3:44pm
July 21, 2015
West Fargo VFW hosts annual picnic
Arthur W. Jones VFW Post 7564 and Ladies Auxiliary, West Fargo, will host their annual community picnic on Sunday at Amour Park in West Fargo. Please note the change in location from Elmwood Park due to park road construction. The picnic is open to the public with food and beverages...
July 21, 2015 - 4:18pm
June 24, 2015
New VFW officers elected
Arthur W. Jones VFW Post 7564, Ladies Auxiliary and Military Order of Cooties Pup Tent 8 recently elected new officers. Darrel "Shorty" Vetter was elected post commander. He joined the Army National Guard in 1986 and served two active-duty deployments to Iraq in 2005-2007 and Kuwait...
June 24, 2015 - 4:58pm
June 17, 2015
Red River Valley Fair's Military Appreciation Day will be held on Thursday, July 9
The 2015 Red River Valley Fair's Military Appreciation Day will be on July 9. In conjunction with Military Appreciation Day, the fair will honor local veterans through its Hometown Heroes program. Members of the community can nominate past or current members of the military whom...
June 17, 2015 - 2:06am
June 2, 2015
VFW convention slated for Fort Berthold
The 94th annual North Dakota VFW Convention will be held Thursday through Sunday at Four Bears Casino at Fort Berthold. The convention is being hosted by Fort Berthold VFW Post 9061 and Ladies Auxiliary. Leading the convention will be VFW State Commander Neil Prochnow of Mantador...
June 2, 2015 - 4:54pm
April 29, 2015
VFW youth and volunteers honored
Several West Fargo youth and volunteers were honored at the annual VFW Awards and Volunteer Banquet held at VFW Post 7564. The VFW Ladies Auxiliary Patriot Art Contest winners were Hannah Hemmingson, first place; Jessica Baumgartner, second place; Kyra Suder, third place.
April 29, 2015 - 4:05pm
April 22, 2015
West Fargo Legion post named Loren "Doug" Hagen Post 308
Fargo-born Army 1st Lt. Loren "Doug" Hagen was killed in Vietnam on Aug. 7, 1971, when enemy forces ambushed his 14-person patrol. Hagen was...
April 22, 2015 - 8:56am
December 2, 2014
Wangen new president of veterans association
Lonnie L. Wangen of Horace has been named the 67th president of the National Association of State Directors of Veterans Affairs. Wangen is the...
December 2, 2014 - 4:01pm
'Remembering Our Fallen' on display
The exhibit “Remembering Our Fallen” is being shown at the Fargo Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2101 Elm St. N., Fargo, through Dec. 30. It is a reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by 21 resident North Dakotans killed in the war on terror. “This exhibit is created so...
December 2, 2014 - 3:09pm
November 5, 2014
Veterans Day program set at VFW post
Arthur W. Jones VFW Post 7564, Ladies Auxiliary and AMVETS Post 8 are hosting their annual Veterans Day program Tuesday at the VFW Post, 308 Sheyenne St. in West Fargo. A flag-raising ceremony will be held in front of the VFW at 10:45 a.m. followed by a program inside on the upper...
November 5, 2014 - 1:46pm
A lesson in folding the American flag: Veterans share World War II experiences with Cheney Middle School students
They came to learn how to properly fold the American flag. Three classrooms of inquisitive West Fargo Cheney Middle School seventh- and eighth-graders,...
November 5, 2014 - 10:42am
October 21, 2014
Sitting tribute to a vet
The U.S. Military Vets Motorcycle Club has placed a black India granite memorial bench at the West Fargo Veterans War Memorial in honor of Michael...
October 21, 2014 - 4:08pm
June 18, 2014
VFW Post 7564 elects 3
Jamie and Elizabeth Olson and Mike Wiersma have been elected to positions with Arthur W. Jones VFW Post 7564 of West Fargo. Jamie Olson has been elected post commander for 2014-15. He is a U.S. Navy veteran serving in the first Gulf War aboard the USS England, a guided missile cruiser. A...
June 18, 2014 - 2:58pm
May 27, 2014
Veterans can apply for service dogs
North Dakota Veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder may now apply for a grant to provide them with a specially trained service dog. These service dogs are trained right here in North Dakota to assist Veterans who suffer from PTSD. The dogs provide special needs of...
May 27, 2014 - 9:29pm