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UPDATED: Single-sort recycling starts, garbage routes change in West Fargo
Fargo Sunrise Time-lapse
No bids has final phase of city reconstruction project in jeopardy
Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
Two qualify for state geography bee
Harwood man honored for logging 36 accident-free years with UPS
Element Fargo opens as 130-room 'green' hotel in West Fargo
Business digest (March 25, 2015)
City's tax incentives a big draw for Magnum Electric
New Harley-Davidson revved to open April 17
Trygve Olson cartoon (March 25, 2015)
Chief's Corner: City sets rules for pet ownership
Koppelman: More fiscal caution this ND session
Letter: Don’t give water resource district a blank check
Letter: Thanks to Hoeven for calling out Obama on Iran
Nursery News for West Fargo (March 25, 2015)
Library News (March 25, 2015)
Senior menu (March 25, 2015)
YMCA partnering with Legacy school
Catholic churches set cooking contest
Sheyenne track teams looking to clear hurdles in first season
Packers center Cassidy Nelson gets all-state honors
West Fargo to name new athletic director in April
West Fargo track and field teams have ambitious goals for season
Athlete spotlight: Heisler and Schock
Flight lines: Woodpeckers’ drumming part of communication
Flight Lines: Fallibility to be expected in identification of birds
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
home & garden
February 10, 2015
Rookies steps up to take place of O’Leary’s Irish Pub
When the new sports bar and grill Rookies opened at 715 13th Ave. E. in West Fargo, where an Irish pub used to stand, more than the theme changed. Reile’s Acres neighbors Keith Steinberg and Jeremy Danielson purchased the former O’Leary’s Irish Pub on July 1. Initially, they...
February 10, 2015 - 4:15pm
October 21, 2014
Ole & Lena’s wants slice of the action in West Fargo
Ole and Lena are moving to town. Ole & Lena’s Pizzeria will open Monday at Eagle Run Plaza in the former home of Goodfellas Pizza, which closed at the end of July. This is the third location for the Rothsay, Minn.-based “Norwegian-Italian” restaurant. Owner Shane Balken...
October 21, 2014 - 3:54pm
August 19, 2014
Firehouse Subs opens
Firehouse Subs, a Florida restaurant chain with more than 800 locations in 42 states, has opened its first North Dakota location at Galleria on Veterans, 5675 26th Ave. S. The fast-casual restaurant, located on the east side of Veterans Boulevard, is known for its menu of hot, toasted...
August 19, 2014 - 3:05pm
August 12, 2014
Firehouse Subs opens
Firehouse Subs has opened in The Galleria on Veterans, 5675 26th Ave. S. The restaurant chain – which will feature memorabilia from the West...
August 12, 2014 - 2:47pm
West Fargo DQ part of Miracle Treat Day
The West Fargo Dairy Queen at 1110 13th Ave. E. will participate in the ninth annual Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day on Thursday. Participating locations will donate $1 or more of the proceeds from the day’s Blizzard sales and Blizzard coupon sales to Children’s Miracle Network,...
August 12, 2014 - 2:39pm
New Bottle Barn to include bar and restaurant
A new liquor store with a bar and eatery is being built at 3121 Bluestem Drive in West Fargo. Bottle Barn liquors and The District Waterhouse and Kitchen broke ground Thursday at the Veterans Boulevard site west of the new Sanford Medical Center and Scheels Arena. The 16,000-square-foot...
August 12, 2014 - 2:36pm
Java Pit Stop closes to make room for chain
Java Pit Stop, a popular coffee kiosk in the Sunmart parking lot in West Fargo, has closed after losing its lease. Owner Angela Vojacek said she closed its doors on July 31, after 10 years of business. “They kind of gave me a heads up in mid-May that they weren’t sure if they...
August 12, 2014 - 1:38pm
June 18, 2014
City to target server training compliance
Businesses that have a low percentage of servers who have gone through training may have trouble renewing their liquor license in the near future. The West Fargo City Commission asked staff to consider drawing up an ordinance that could fine a business with low compliance of server...
June 18, 2014 - 12:23pm
June 3, 2014
Happy Joe’s closed as of Monday
Happy Joe’s Pizza and Ice Cream at 1450 13th Ave. E., West Fargo, closed its doors Monday, said owner Mike Post. Post informed employees about the closure Monday morning. He said it was a combination of personal health, noting they’ve been in business 34 years, and the location...
June 3, 2014 - 2:41pm
May 6, 2014
Blarney Stone Pub opens May 11
The long-awaited Blarney Stone Pub is slated to open in West Fargo next week. Jim Poolman, a partner in the group that opened the first Blarney Stone in Bismarck in 2009 said the pub will open May 11. The pub, at 1910 9th St. E., is modeled after the Bismarck location, which has...
May 6, 2014 - 1:52pm
April 23, 2014
West Fargo native bringing Potbelly to area
Potbelly Sandwich Shop, a Chicago staple for foodies, will be opening a restaurant this summer at 4445 17th Ave. S., marking the first time the franchise will be available to North Dakota residents. This is being done with the help of operating partner Stephanie Bayman, a West Fargo...
April 23, 2014 - 9:00am
June 24, 2013
Marco's Pizza opens 13th Avenue location
Marco's Pizza is committed to making quality authentic Italian pizza using only the freshest of ingredients. And that is what owner Joe Deck says sets his business apart. "We make the dough fresh daily on site, as we also do with our pizza sauce, and our cheese is always fresh, never...
June 24, 2013 - 11:11am