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Breaking bread: Blessed Sacrament serves up annual Thanksgiving meal
This week in history (Nov. 25, 2015)
A 'Starbucks' classroom for kids: Legacy Elementary uses flexible seating
Volunteering with VFW program rewarding for students
Mitten tree returns to library
West Fargo Microtel Inn & Suites TAG Approved
Moore Engineering opens Bismarck office
Business Briefs: Nov. 25, 2015
Western State Bank, Engstrom receive awards
Business briefs: Nov. 18, 2015
Chief's Corner: Dial 211 for Essential Community Services
Letter: West Fargo School Board thanks voters
Letter: Thank you from the VOICE
Steve Stark cartoon (Nov. 25, 2015)
Trygve Olson cartoon (Nov. 18, 2015)
The Packer Weekly: Senior Toay juggles three leadership positions
Nursery News (11-25-15)
Senior menu (Nov. 25, 2015)
Storybook breakfast coming up Dec. 12
Nursery News (11-18-15)
Holiday Craft/Vendor Fair set for West Fargo church
Eight local students part of annual Concordia concert
Library News: Nov. 25, 2015
Holy Cross schedules Christmas Cantata
Library news (Nov. 18, 2015)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Small visitors not Canadas; or something that declares a similar theme
Flight Lines: Animals, birds also store food
Flight Lines: Rarity not simply defined; Uncommon depending on circumstance; Defining rara avis
August 26, 2014
Alderman: Will your children inherit your debt?
Many people finally get around to writing a will in order to safeguard their assets for their heirs. But what if you’ve got the opposite problem: Your nest egg was decimated by the recession, bad investments or simply living longer than expected and now you’ve got a mountain of...
August 26, 2014 - 3:01pm
May 20, 2014
Alderman: Explore Medicare before turning 65
Each day, approximately 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 – and thereby become eligible for Medicare. But becoming eligible for and actually enrolling in Medicare are two very different things. In fact, if you miss the initial window to sign up for certain parts of Medicare and later...
May 20, 2014 - 4:17pm
April 15, 2014
Alderman: Reining in prom expenses
If you’ve got teenagers, you already know how expensive high school can be. Besides food, clothing and school supplies, a whole host of extracurricular activities are competing for a share of your wallet – even as you frantically try to save for college and your own retirement. One...
April 15, 2014 - 2:22pm
March 4, 2014
Local resident joins Edward Jones team
Laura C. Lindblad recently joined the West Fargo office of the financial services firm Edward Jones as a branch office assistant. Lindblad joins Rose Abraham, a Sr. BOA in the office for 13 years, who is responsible for the daily operation of the branch, top-level client service...
March 4, 2014 - 1:36pm
November 26, 2013
Students can participate in financial seminar
Area students studying personal finance are invited to attend $MRTZ on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the North Dakota State University Memorial Union from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. This free event is hosted by Town & Country Credit Union, North Dakota State University and the NDSU Extension Service. Included...
November 26, 2013 - 2:26pm
May 23, 2013
More elderly, disabled homeowners qualify for homestead tax credit
May 23, 2013 - 3:37pm
July 20, 2011
Online course provides guide to home energy savings
The North Dakota State University Extension Service is offering Home Energy 101, a free web-based course, to provide an introduction to home energy use and a few ways to reduce that energy use in homes. The course is based on the NDSU Extension publication "Top Ten Home Energy...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Financial Focus: How will new tax rules affect everyone?
Now that the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 is law, you'll want to familiarize yourself with how this new legislation affects you - both as a wage earner and an investor. Consider these key parts of the next tax laws: *Income tax...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
West Fargo's Eslinger receives $529 to 'Save for College'
September is recognized as College Savings Month, where families are encouraged to plan ahead for the cost of college attendance. By participating in one of several College SAVE events this summer, five young North Dakotans will jumpstart their college savings with a $529 award...
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
July 13, 2010
Counterfeiting arrest made; more fakes found
Authorities are investigating possible connections between a counterfeiting arrest in West Fargo on Sunday - followed by the search of a car Monday that turned up more fake bills - and a recent rash of funny money showing up at metro-area businesses. Fargo police have investigated...
July 13, 2010 - 8:32am