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Washburn man survived kamikaze's crash aboard ship during World War II
1997 flood brought more than 4,000 evacuees to Beltrami County
Minnesotans begin to see insurance relief
Minnesota trooper declared unreliable court witness
Fugitive arrested after years living under another's identity
HBC announces Lego homebuilding winners
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This year, dozens of Red River Valley farmers look to grow hemp
Gordmans will stay open in Fargo, three other ND cities
Senator Elizabeth Warren would really, really like you to re-elect Heidi Heitkamp
Port: What if those demanding Trump’s taxes are the new birthers?
Port: Lawmakers passed solid reforms to North Dakota’s voter ID laws
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Rob Port: Can Democrats capitalize Republican mismanagement?
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
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Brooks shows his speed in NDSU's annual spring football game
Amid cuts, UND's Title IX compliance in question
Metcalf resigns, Palczewski hired as West Fargo basketball coaches
Packers sweep in-town rival Mustangs with stout pitching
Bison point guard Kabellis announces intention to transfer
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Darla Rae Rosdahl
Betty B. Byrd
Elizabeth "Betty" Rutten
January 12, 2011
West Fargo Public Schools: Week-long spring break 'worth a try'
West Fargo students have cause for celebration - and may want to consider planning ahead for a longer-than-normal spring break. With only a slight adjustment, the West Fargo School Board unanimously approved recommendations by the Calendar Committee regarding scheduling of the 2011-12...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Deal too good to pass up
Some deals are just too good to pass up. The West Fargo School Board jumped on a lease-to-own agreement for the Tintes building, which would be virtually interest free, Business Manager Mark Lemer said. "The fact it has...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
School board approves nearly $7.6 million in district-wide construction projects
The West Fargo High School pilot guitar class opened Monday's school board meeting with an acoustic version of Beethoven's "Ode to Joy." Fitting, as administration, staff and students should be overjoyed from the meeting's eventual results. The board unanimously approved the Planning...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
District to seek bids for $5 million in Qualified School Construction Bonds
If all goes as planned, some much-needed West Fargo School District housekeeping can move forward in the near future. On Monday, the West Fargo School Board unanimously approved the advertisement of bids on $5 million in Qualified School Construction Bonds. Business Manager Mark...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
WFHS kitchen takes step into 21st century
Stirring 500-pound batches of ground beef by hand may soon be a thing of the past for West Fargo High School cooks. On Monday, the West Fargo School Board unanimously voted to authorize administration to advertise for bids for a new 60-gallon steam kettle to replace one "that has...
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
WF School Board: Bus Barn parking lot bid approved
The West Fargo School District will be getting a new parking lot for its Bus Barn, but they're going to pay a bit more than expected to build it. A Moore Engineering engineer's estimate of $80,500, plus five percent contingencies, for a 34-car lot was blow out of the water when...
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
West Fargo's budget burden
The clock is ticking for the West Fargo School District to get its $89 million budget figured out by the Aug. 9 deadline. That leaves precious time for administration and staff to unravel the mess left by past leaders. "It's really difficult to know for certain all the rationale...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
West Fargo School Board votes itself raise
In a 6-1 vote Monday, the West Fargo School Board gave itself a $1,000 raise for a total annual salary of $4,000. The raise, which is effective...
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
West Fargo School Board: New travel bus gets school board approval
On April 17, one of the West Fargo Public School's long-range buses "suffered catastrophic engine damage," the repair of which was estimated to be between $13,000 and $15,000. "Although it is repairable, the cost more than outweighs its value," said West Fargo Transportation Director...
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
WF school board to name superintendent on Friday
The successor to West Fargo Superintendent Dr. Dana Diesel Wallace will be known soon. In an e-mail sent out Monday evening, West Fargo School District Executive Assistant Heather Leas said the selection of the new superintendent will occur "Friday, April 30, immediately following...
April 28, 2010 - 10:00am
April 21, 2010
Murphy receives NDEA Professional Courage award
West Fargo High School English and journalism teacher Jeremy Murphy received the North Dakota Education Association Professional Courage Award...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
West Fargo School Board: 13 candidates file for four open seats
Early reports last Thursday indicated eight hopefuls filed for four open seats on the seven-seat West Fargo school board. But by the deadline Friday, that number jumped to 13. Of those, only Karen Nitzkorski and Angela Korsmo are returning incumbents. Current board member Duane...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
West Fargo superintendent pool whittled down to four
During a special meeting Monday, the West Fargo School Board whittled down a pool of 19 prospective superintendent applicants to four. "This is a really good pool of candidates," school board Vice President Karen Nitzkorski said. "And just because they don't make this list, doesn't...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
Filing deadline for school board seats fast approaching
This week is the last opportunity for anyone thinking about running for any of the open City positions or School Board seats in the June 8 Primary Election to get those petitions circulated and returned to respective offices. The filing deadline for city positions is Friday, April...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Communications plan takes shape in WFSD
Communication problems within the West Fargo School District may soon be a thing of the past. At Monday's School Board meeting, West Fargo Superintendent Dr.
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am