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City creates first forestry plan and expands department
Midcontinent adding studio, 100 jobs
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Harwood man honored for logging 36 accident-free years with UPS
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Chief's Corner: DUI detection lengthy process
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Limke, Moe among 19 vying for West Fargo activities director
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Flight lines: Woodpeckers’ drumming part of communication
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Cat show strives for purrfection
Garden Club meeting scheduled Thursday
Red River Valley Fair announces musical acts
Rotary Club recital March 24 in Fargo
Sunrooms great for gardeners
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May 16, 2012
Soldiers promoted with 191st Military Police Company
Several Soldiers with the North Dakota Army National Guard's 191st Military Police Company were promoted last weekend in Fargo. Christopher Hjelseth, of West Fargo, was promoted to master sergeant and will serve as the company's operations sergeant. He has been a Guardsman since...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
West Fargo Veteran groups present donation in support of local military families
A trio of West Fargo military Veteran groups on Saturday handed over one of its biggest monetary donations to help Families of local North Dakota National Guard Soldiers and Airmen and Naval Reserve Sailors who are serving away from home. The presentation took place on Saturday, May...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Eastwood takes time for troops
The Eastwood Elementary School library was abuzz with activity Thursday, as dozens of children dashed about, grabbing items and ferrying them back to their stations. "How much was all this again?" one girl asked her partner as she pointed to the contents of a cardboard box. "Twelve...
education / news
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
VFW hosting annual R.O.S.S. Fundraiser for military families
The West Fargo VFW Post 7564 is hosting their 9th annual Remember Our Serving Soldiers (R.O.S.S.) Saturday, March 24, at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., to raise money for area military family groups. Proceeds from the daylong activity helps support the families of local Guard...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Guard senior leaders retire, as longtime service members step up to new positions
Two senior North Dakota National Guard leaders marked their retirement Jan. 8 as two longtime service members stepped up to take on new leadership roles. Chaplain (Col.) William Ziegler and Command Chief Master Sgt. Paula K. Johnson were honored for nearly 60 years of combined military...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2011
N.D. Guardsmen Qualify for National Marksmanship Match
The top 12 shooters in the North Dakota National Guard had the opportunity to compete with the best marksmen in the region at the Marksmanship Advisory Council Regional Competition at Camp Guernsey, Wyo., this past weekend. Some performed so well against their peers from other states...
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
817th Engineers win state marksmanship match
Nearly 40 of the best shooters in the state gathered at Camp Grafton Training Center the weekend of July 30 to improve their skills and see who would be named the best marksmen. When the results of the Adjutant General's Combat Marksmanship Match were read Sunday afternoon, there...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
June 30, 2011
Air Force pilot, a West Fargo native, dies during combat training mission
WEST FARGO - A West Fargo native was killed Tuesday during a combat training accident near Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada, friends of the family...
June 30, 2011 - 1:35pm
June 22, 2011
North Dakota's 'Best Warriors' claim regional titles
Two of the state's top soldiers forged through an exhausting four-day competition to be named the "Best Warriors" in the region at Camp Grafton Training Center, Devils Lake, N.D., June 5-8. Sgt. Joel Erickson, of West Fargo, and a member of Detachment 1, 188th Engineer Company (Vertical),...
June 22, 2011 - 12:00am
March 2, 2011
R.O.S.S. supports military families
Bringing the community together to show support for serving soldiers is the driving force behind the annual Remembering Our Serving Soldiers (R.O.S.S.) event which will mark its eighth year Saturday, March 5, at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St. Actually the daylong happening...
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am
North Dakota soldiers receive coins for excellence
Last month, the 191st Military Police Company completed a COMET (Command Organizational Maintenance Evaluation Team) inspection. This month, Command Sgt. Maj. Joel Walsvik visited North Dakota Army National Guard Soldiers in the company and presented coins for excellence to some whose...
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Military News (Dec. 8, 2010)
Members of the North Dakota National Guard's 191st Military Police Company were recently honored for their service. Staff Sgt. Chad Braaten, of West Fargo, received a Certificate of Appreciation for his help during the flood of 2009. Braaten, who is originally from Hankinson, N.D.,...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Rostads attend Kings Point Graduation
Mike and Vonnie Rostad of West Fargo attended the 74th Commencement Ceremony on June 21, at the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y. Their grandson, Braden Rostad of Fargo, graduated from the academy with a B.S. degree in Intermodel Transportation and Logistics....
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Danielson, Zacher savor recent visit home
Two West Fargo High School grads were happy to be able to spend a few weeks at home recently, enjoying some much needed rest and relaxation with family and friends, following a seven-month deployment to Afghanistan. U.S.
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
Wasness honored for military service
Sgt. Dale Wasness, of West Fargo, was presented the Army Commendation Medal on April 24, at Camp Bondsteel. Wasness is deployed to Kosovo with Fargo's 141st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade on a NATO peacekeeping mission.
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am