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West Fargo looks to automate trash collection system
Fire department to focus on training as calls surge
L.E. Berger fifth-grade class top fundraisers
WF Department offers citizens police academy
VFW Post 7564 hosts fundraiser Thursday
Retail center going up on 32nd Avenue East
West Fargo building permits (Feb. 3, 2016)
Business digest (Feb. 3, 2016)
Tax credits add up for businesses
Mother and son relaunch screen printing business
Steve Stark cartoon (Feb. 3, 2016)
Letter: Track West Fargo's plows from home
Chief's Corner: Remember to get pets licensed
Letter: Vote Jerod Tufte for ND top court
Letter: Petersons thank you for supporting Braelyn
Senior menus (Feb. 3, 2016)
Nursery News (Feb. 3, 2016)
Nursery News (Jan. 27, 2016)
Senior menus (Jan. 27, 2016)
'Oedipus for Governor': A modern twist on a classic Greek tragedy
Library News (Feb. 3, 2016)
Home & Garden: Picking a perfect Valentine’s rose
Cheney students to perform ‘Into the Woods Jr.’ musical
Library News (Jan. 27, 2016)
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Scarlet Tanager comes oh-so-close to a record
Flight lines: Chasing rare birds
Flight Lines: Hybrids seen in bird families
Flight Lines: Aquatic river bird missing from North Dakota list
Flight Lines: Small visitors not Canadas; or something that declares a similar theme
July 8, 2015
July coffee with a cop scheduled
Coffee with a Cop is scheduled at 2:30 p.m. on July 16 at Sheyenne Crossings. New West Fargo Fire Chief Dan Fuller will visit with attendees.
July 8, 2015 - 12:59pm
July 7, 2015
Investigation still ongoing in case of baby Owen
WEST FARGO—Police here say it could be the end of the month before they can start wrapping up their investigation into how 6-month-old...
July 7, 2015 - 3:40pm
June 24, 2015
Baby's fatal head injury likely occurred at day care, not an accident, police say
FARGO - The brain injury that killed a 6-month-old baby who stopped breathing while at an unlicensed day care in West Fargo earlier this month...
June 24, 2015 - 5:18pm
June 2, 2015
Fargo man in custody after high-speed chase in West Fargo
WEST FARGO—A Fargo man is in custody following a high-speed police chase through the city early Monday morning. At about 1:37 a.m. Monday, a driver who was being pulled over in the 800 block of Eighth Street West for an equipment violation took off instead, said West Fargo...
June 2, 2015 - 1:55pm
May 13, 2015
Chief's Corner: Change in possession law
During the 2015 North Dakota Legislative Session the law relating to the possession of drug paraphernalia was changed to lessen the penalty within two areas. The first area of change relates to the possession of drug paraphernalia used to ingest drugs classified as schedule I,...
May 13, 2015 - 2:58pm
May 6, 2015
Exchange Club will honor civil servants
The West Fargo Exchange Club will recognize several people who have served their communities this year. The club will honor Arland Rasmussen, the former West Fargo police chief, with the 2015 Civil Excellence Award, a news release from the club said. The club will also honor...
May 6, 2015 - 10:50am
Chief's Corner: House bill addresses privacy surrounding police body cameras
Going into North Dakota's 64th Legislative Session, one of the concerns of the West Fargo Police Department was the privacy rights of citizens and the growing national pressure for law enforcement to incorporate body worn cameras in everyday operations. Working with local elected...
May 6, 2015 - 10:40am
April 29, 2015
Chief's Corner: Adapt, alter your driving routes to avoid frustration
Road construction and peak traffic counts at certain times of day create frustration for drivers trying to get around town. Many factors play into why construction occurs when it does and why traffic is heavier at certain times of the day. Small changes like adjusting the time you...
April 29, 2015 - 1:53pm
April 21, 2015
Police offer camera registration program
The West Fargo Police Department is now offering the Citizens Electronic Eye camera registration program. The CEE program geographically maps the location of any registered camera. It allows residents to register their surveillance video systems with the police and if a crime occurs,...
April 21, 2015 - 4:00pm
April 17, 2015
Aurora Elementary School reopens after lockdown
WEST FARGO - Aurora Elementary School is back open following a lockdown that occurred after police received a report of a man near the school with a gun. The suspect was later identified as Jose Chavez, a 21-year-old Mexican national who allegedly pointed a handgun at a construction...
April 17, 2015 - 10:22am
April 16, 2015
Lobby hours to temporarily change at West Fargo Police Department
The West Fargo Police Department will have a temporary change to the lobby hours starting April 25. The new temporary lobby hours will be Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. During these open lobby hours, citizens can report problems...
April 16, 2015 - 11:50am
April 14, 2015
Chief's Corner: Parents' guide to gangs
According to the the National Gang Center, research indicates that parents play a pivotal role in keeping young people out of gangs. Negative influences within the family such as domestic violence, child abuse, harsh or inconsistent parenting practices, and/or drug or alcohol...
April 14, 2015 - 5:19pm
March 12, 2015
Horace man charged with arson in overnight Dumpster fire in West Fargo
WEST FARGO – A Horace man is behind bars facing arson charges this morning after police linked him to a Dumpster fire here overnight. West...
March 12, 2015 - 12:33pm