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McFeely: South students who are refugees share their harrowing stories
Faith conversations: Former presidential speechwriter to keynote women's conference
Port: Left wing town hall activists undermine credibility by screaming at Cramer, exempting Heitkamp
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Jost, Boeser come through as UND beats Omaha
Wiggins, Towns lead Wolves past Mavs
Two third-period goals keep Central boys unbeaten
Big road win gives UND a lift in the Big Sky
Grand Forks girls reach title game with double-overtime win
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
December 30, 2015
New school could end up south of I-94
WEST FARGO – Weeks after voters approved a $98.1 million bond referendum that included money for two new elementary schools, one south of Interstate 94 and one north, West Fargo School District leaders say there is a possibility that the “northside” school could end up south...
December 30, 2015 - 2:00am
November 24, 2015
West Fargo school bond referendum passes by 4-to-1 margin
West Fargo School District officials want to get a new pool and elementary school under construction by spring after voters overwhelmingly approved...
November 24, 2015 - 5:30pm
November 18, 2015
Voter turnout lower than expected for school bond
WEST FARGO – Only about 21 percent of eligible voters in the West Fargo School District overwhelmingly approved the district's $98.1 million...
November 18, 2015 - 8:36pm
November 11, 2015
Voters head to polls Tuesday on school referendum
The little feedback West Fargo School District officials have received about Tuesday's $98.1 million bond referendum has been mostly positive. Superintendent...
November 11, 2015 - 6:13am
July 8, 2015
Flowers: District moving forward with one-to-one technology initiative
Like many other districts, WFPS has decided to implement a one-to-one technology initiative — the provision of a computer or similar device to every student in order to access content and software. At the June 22 School Board meeting, the board heard a report on this initiative,...
July 8, 2015 - 12:58pm
January 27, 2015
Study shows city may need third high school, more elementary schools
The West Fargo School District will soon have to decide how it will handle a 65 percent enrollment increase in the next 10 years, which would...
January 27, 2015 - 6:02pm
Board approves new boundaries for southside elementary schools
The West Fargo School Board approved boundary changes for elementary schools on the south side of Interstate 94 next year when the district’s newest school, Legacy Elementary, will open. The boundary changes will distribute students among five schools so that there will be about...
January 27, 2015 - 5:55pm
January 13, 2015
Renovations to West Fargo High School to start this year
The West Fargo School Board has approved hiring an architectural firm to start designing about $400,000 in renovations to West Fargo High School. The district set aside $340,000 for renovation construction and $60,000 in consulting/design costs from the $82.5 million bond referendum...
January 13, 2015 - 4:32pm
West Fargo school officials study grade configurations
The West Fargo School District may one day do away with its system of having most kindergarten classes at just one or two facilities and configure all of its elementary schools as kindergarten through fifth grade. It’s a configuration that can’t be done right away, as the district...
January 13, 2015 - 4:23pm
December 10, 2014
Report of weapon at West Fargo High School turns out to be toy
Police here are investigating two students after an airsoft handgun was found in a backpack Friday at West Fargo High School. Two other students saw what they thought was a gun in the backpack of a student entering the school and reported what they saw to staff about noon Friday,...
December 10, 2014 - 1:15am
May 14, 2014
Tufte to bring positive message to WF Schools
West Fargo High School will open its doors to the public on May 21 for a presentation from University of Mary professor John E. Tufte, who will provide his insight on school activities. Tufte has spoken at several schools and coaches conventions throughout the state, encouraging...
May 14, 2014 - 8:49am
March 19, 2010
Opponents rally against West Fargo school referendum
Tuesday's school referendum in West Fargo is shaping up to be a more hotly contested vote than the one a year ago. With four days until the election, residents are facing off on the $40 million building referendum that would fund a new high school and elementary school. Business...
March 19, 2010 - 10:30am
April 15, 2008
Board approves two land purchases
The West Fargo School Board voted 5-0* to approve the purchase of two parcels of land to accommodate future growth within the District during Monday night's regular Board meeting. The two parcels include a 20 acre site located within the Fargo city limits near the District's Osgood...
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am