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Hard-working LaVine silences critics with play in first two seasons
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'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
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Red River Valley Fair
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
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September 17, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Aanenson grows from mission trip experience
Departing the plane from her family vacation, West Fargo High School senior Bailey Aanenson was now bound for her first mission trip to Jamaica...
September 17, 2014 - 10:45am
September 2, 2014
Packer Weekly: Reitan marches to his own drum
By Nicole Johnson Special to The Pioneer When West Fargo High School graduate Nathan Reitan was a sophomore, he knew there was a difference...
September 2, 2014 - 6:04pm
August 19, 2014
The Packer Weekly: French realizes potential through JROTC
Col. Douglas Trenda of the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) program saluted junior Jacee French as she received her medal during...
August 19, 2014 - 4:05pm
July 15, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Music brings together family, friends
Competing against students more than seven years older than her has never been a problem for senior Sadie Sorenson. In sixth grade, Sadie and...
July 15, 2014 - 3:00pm
July 1, 2014
Packer Weekly: TEDxYouth joins summer event lineup
From downtown offices to coffee shops, the organizing group behind the upcoming TEDxYouth event assembles on a regular basis to ensure the success...
July 1, 2014 - 3:32pm
June 18, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Director to begin new legacy at Sheyenne
With the split between Sheyenne High School and West Fargo High School becoming more evident, sacrifices are being made to accommodate both schools....
June 18, 2014 - 3:39pm
June 3, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Grandpa inspires Koenig’s future
As the year comes to a close, 2014 seniors are putting off assignments, counting down the days to graduation and looking forward to their college...
June 3, 2014 - 3:29pm
May 27, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Schmitz conquers her lowest point
By Chelsey Cressman and Jessica Qian Senior Lexi Schmitz used to dangerously escape her emotions. She can recall every moment leading up to...
May 27, 2014 - 9:15pm
May 20, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Dew finds inspiration in photography
By Arimeta Diop From camera phones to Canons, junior Ashley Dew has made photography her creative medium. Four years ago, Dew began shooting...
May 20, 2014 - 4:48pm
May 14, 2014
Packer Weekly: Diede gets head start on future
By Claire DeJong Junior Alecia Diede has always been interested in science and the medical field, but she didn’t know she wanted to pursue that love until she was recommended for the Governor’s School program at North Dakota State University. Diede attended the science program...
May 14, 2014 - 9:39am
May 6, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Shea travels to Scottish art festival
Many students look for an opportunity to go overseas and visit a new country. For junior Natalie Shea, her trip of a lifetime was achieved with...
May 6, 2014 - 4:34pm
April 22, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Luzha publishes work in a different country
Sitting in her house in Kosovo, senior Adelina Luzha would stare out of her window for hours waiting for anything to inspire her. Luckily, that...
April 22, 2014 - 4:36pm
April 15, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Amb commits to Rock School experience
Thinking back to her mistake during her solo in the song “Enter Sandman” by Metallica, junior Sheridan Amb remembers vomiting in the bathroom afterward as her nerves finally consumed her. After she played her song in front of the audience, she threw her guitar at her drummer,...
April 15, 2014 - 2:57pm
April 8, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Swedberg finds excitement in new curriculum
Within the past two years, physical education teacher Leah Swedberg has had another child in addition to her other two, taught three types of physical education courses and completed most of the process of earning her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction in NDSU’s graduate...
April 8, 2014 - 4:10pm
April 1, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Teacher recognition award deemed necessary
Logging on to the National Board Certification website, science teacher Joan Baltezore pushed the button and avoided the computer screen looking for a yes-or-no answer. To her relief, it was official; she was nationally certified after her third time applying. The National Board...
April 1, 2014 - 3:23pm