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Rich Mattern

October 28, 2016
West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern shares a laugh with his daughter, Annie, after having his signature mustache shaved off at Men's hair Co. in West Fargo on Friday. Mattern said he would shave off his mustache after raising more than $2,800 for cancer awareness.David Samson / The Forum
No more Mattern mustache in West Fargo
October 28, 2016 - 7:11pm
October 26, 2016
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West Fargo Mayor to shave signature mustache of 35-years if he can raise $2,500 for cancer research by Oct. 28
October 26, 2016 - 10:44am
October 19, 2016
North Dakota Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi speaks Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, during the community ribbon cutting celebrating the completion of the Main Avenue reconstruction project in West Fargo. The project began in 2009 and finished this fall totaling nearly $61 million.David Samson / The Forum
West Fargo marks completion of Main Avenue reconstruction
October 19, 2016 - 5:00am
July 21, 2016
West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern said a golf course within city limits "used to be kind of on the frontburner, but I don't think it's there anymore." Forum file photo
City says finding a place for a West Fargo golf course is a low priority
July 21, 2016 - 2:27pm
July 20, 2016
West Fargo firefighters at the West Fargo Fire Department Main Station on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. Rick Abbott / The Forum
With response times lagging badly, West Fargo fire chief urges full-time crew
July 20, 2016 - 9:59am
Trinity Containers plans to permanently close its manufacturing plant in West Fargo laying off about 91 employees. Dave Wallis
West Fargo's Trinity Containers to close permanently
April 20, 2016 - 9:00am
April 4, 2016
FILE - West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern in March 2012. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
West Fargo mayor raises stink at meeting over cost of lagoon dredging
April 4, 2016 - 10:16pm
March 23, 2016
One of the waste stabilization ponds Thursday, March 17, 2016, in West Fargo. Temperatures above freezing have caused a strong odor to rise and make its way through the city. Dave Wallis / The Forum
As millions spent to fight odors, West Fargo officials rankled by claims city is especially smelly
March 23, 2016 - 5:45am
January 19, 2016
West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern speaks during the State of the Cities breakfast hosted by The Chamber at the Ramada Plaza & Suites and Conference Center last week in Fargo. Photo by Michael Vosburg
Mattern highlights West Fargo growth
January 19, 2016 - 5:14pm
December 2, 2015
West Fargo stepping up for veterans
December 2, 2015 - 9:23am
September 16, 2015
New library, pool, senior center not in city’s preliminary budget
September 16, 2015 - 4:57am
July 6, 2015
West Fargo signs agreement to buy Fargo water
July 6, 2015 - 9:13pm
June 17, 2015
West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern
West Fargo Mayor Mattern retires from NDSU
June 17, 2015 - 3:57am
June 10, 2015
Rich Mattern, West Fargo Mayor and candidate. Angie Wieck / The Forum
WF mayor Mattern retires from NDSU
June 10, 2015 - 1:10am
January 20, 2015
After giving individual updates on their respective cities, area Mayors Tim Mahoney, Fargo; Del Rae Williams, Moorhead; Chad Olson, Dilworth; and West Fargo’s Rich Mattern answer questions from the audience during the State of the Cities address Jan. 15 at the Ramada Plaza & Suites. Photo by Dave Wallis
Mayor boasts of new businesses, housing, booming population in State of the Cities
January 20, 2015 - 4:35pm