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'I am an addict': Dickinson resident champions treatment over prison
Recession or recovery? Economists say ND may be at turning point
Garage fire damages a dozen cars at West Fargo apartment complex
Minnesota siblings, each experiencing infant loss, raise funds for Cuddle Cots
Immigration detainees in Grand Forks have already surpassed 2016 totals
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Worker shortage forces owner to close Fargo restaurant after three months
New Fargo marketing firm offers clients space to better connect with consumers
Open house for Schacher slated
New candy shop adds something sweet to downtown Fargo boutique
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
Port: Sen. Heitkamp condemns 'dark money' in politics despite it paying for ads touting her re-election
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
What sports team is West Fargo known for?
McFeely: The Hamid Shirvani disaster tour continues
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Community High School names Pedersen as Student of the Month
Nursery News (5-24-17)
Week in History: May 24, 2017
Island Lake gives up 30-inch walleye on opening weekend
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Wild's owner sees no need to rebuild
UND's Detloff becomes program's first to advance to nationals
Grand Forks native scales Mount Everest, completes the Seven Summits
Sheyenne basketball camps scheduled
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
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
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
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
William (Bill) Kelly
April 7, 2010
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
January 13, 2010
West Fargo School Board: Superintendent search to be regionally focused
The West Fargo School Board voted unanimously at Monday's meeting to search regionally for Superintendent Dr. Dana Diesel Wallace's replacement. Wallace, who came to West Fargo in 2006 from Raleigh, N.C., announced her resignation Dec. 14. Her last day will be June 30. The school...
January 13, 2010 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
Diesel Wallace to step down
On Monday night, the West Fargo School Board meeting was held at the STEM Center. A fitting location, as Superintendent Dr.
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Bus discipline changes yield positive results
Before the start of the 2009-10 school year, the West Fargo School District Transportation Department restructured its disciplinary guidelines. So far, the results have been impressive, to say the least. Transportation Director Brad Redmond explained at Monday's school board meeting...
December 2, 2009 - 8:47am
November 12, 2009
School Board has first reading of policies
At the West Fargo School Board meeting on Monday, board members reviewed the first reading of several policies. The policies were that of fraud prevention and investigation, video surveillance and recording in schools, and carrying weapons. Some of the most drastic policy changes...
November 12, 2009 - 12:00am
October 29, 2009
School board, teachers settle salary contracts
After a short caucus of the School Board, West Fargo school district teachers could release their collective breath. "We will accept the settlement offer," said Thomas Gentzkow, School Board President. More than six months of negotiations between the West Fargo School Board and...
October 29, 2009 - 12:00am
October 22, 2009
Open campus contradiction brought to forefront
The West Fargo School Board meeting Oct. 13 should have been fairly cut-and-dried, but a concerned parent brought to light an interesting contradiction in the student handbook. Peter Hettwer, with his wife Wanda in attendance, voiced concern for inconsistency between the open campus...
October 22, 2009 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
School Board Agenda
October 9, 2009 - 8:38am
October 1, 2009
School Board addresses communication problem
Communication, or the lack thereof, is a problem in West Fargo schools. At least that is what the result from a recent survey of West Fargo employees showed after it was presented in August to the West Fargo School Board. Superintendent Dr. Dana Diesel Wallace noted at the School...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Negotiations teams agree to consider salary compromise
The negotiations teams for the West Fargo School District and the West Fargo Education Association went away from the bargaining table on Tuesday night (August 11) with a challenging homework assignment. With this year's budget already locked in place, Tom Gentzkow, head negotiator...
August 14, 2009 - 1:17pm
August 13, 2009
Crews scramble to finish Osgood Kindergarten in time for opening day
The parking lot and bus loop have been paved at the new Osgood Kindergarten Center, however, progress on the project is slightly behind schedule. In a report to the school board during the Monday, August 10 regular board meeting, building and grounds director Pete Diemert assured...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
Community forums your chance to speak up
West Fargo school board members and administrators have been talking to parents and residents one-on-one, and they have been told repeatedly that the first bond election package was too big and too expensive. So they have come up with a new scaled-down school construction project...
August 6, 2009 - 1:36pm
Plans for second referendum move forward
The West Fargo School Board's Planning and Development Committee met on Thursday, July 30, to discuss a second bond referendum, with a tentative date set for October 6. By eliminating the additions to Horace Elementary and the Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center proposed in the first building...
August 6, 2009 - 8:58am
West Fargo School Board holds fall retreat
The West Fargo School Board and administrators held their annual fall retreat on Thursday, July 30, at the Leidal Education Center, with breakfast and lunch catered in from area businesses for the full day of meetings.
August 6, 2009 - 12:00am