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Liberty students launch club to fight stigma of mental illness
City officials: External review of fire times no longer needed
Engines class at WFHS targets industry needs
Digest (March 4)
Tomasko to lead AARP in North Dakota
Amish Furniture Store coming to 13th Ave.
Business digest (March 4)
9-for-9: Businesses pass alcohol checks
Business briefs (Feb. 25)
Building permits (Feb. 25)
Trygve Olson cartoon (Feb. 25)
Omdahl: Comparing the good and the bad at crossover time
Chief's Corner: Police department’s annual report out
Silbernagel: A lot done in first half of session
Letter: Editorial cartoon was inappropriate
Senior menu (March 4)
Nursery News (March 4)
Library News (March 4)
Boy Scouts to be at Pizza Ranch for upcoming trip
Shoptaugh to sign books at Costco
Athlete spotlight: Madison Nelson and Tyler Fritz
Packers take third in girls ND state hockey tournament
Four named to All-EDC hockey team
Mustangs, Packers basketball teams battle for state run
Scoreboard (March 4)
Flight Lines: Fallibility to be expected in identification of birds
Flight Lines: Birds are often named for their sounds, calls
Red River Valley Fair announces musical acts
Rotary Club recital March 24 in Fargo
Sunrooms great for gardeners
'Beauty and the Beast' in photos
home & garden
May 23, 2012
Cheney, STEM students take top honors at TSA State Competition
Students from West Fargo Cheney Middle School and STEM Center traveled March 26 to Mandan, N.D., to participate in the Technology Student Association (TSA) State Competition. The students were able to participate in a wide range of different technology events. While at the...
education / community
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
West Fargo's STEM student's blastoff hits snag
Cass County Electric came to the rescue of the West Fargo STEM students in the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) when their rockets became suspended on power lines. The students have been working all school year to design and build rockets for the competition and were attempting...
education / news
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Building on success
Legos, those iconic interlocking building bricks designed for youth, have spurred both fun and imagination for decades. Although nothing more...
education / news
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2011
WF Tech Ed on the cutting edge
Tech ed has come a long way from simply building bird houses or spot-welding sheet metal tool boxes, at least at West Fargo Public Schools. Nowadays, West Fargo students are just as likely to be programming robots as they are to running a band saw. That is thanks in large part...
education / news
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
August 17, 2011
Big changes ahead for STEM
West Fargo Public Schools recently announced big plans for the future of its STEM Program. Besides announcing the replacement of former Assistant STEM Principal Tabatha Joice, Superintendent David Flowers developed a leadership plan to ensure that the lessons learned from the STEM...
education / news
August 17, 2011 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
STEM students participate in conference
West Fargo STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Center students and teachers meet with U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) and famed inventor Dean Kamen at the 2010 Red River Valley Research Corridor Milestones and Horizons Conference. The students interacted with other...
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
January 13, 2010
Open house at STEM Center
The West Fargo STEM Center will be holding an open house on Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., for parents and guardians of students interested in attending STEM in the 2010-2011 school year. The event will be held at the Lodoen Community Center, 109 3rd St. E. Those attending...
January 13, 2010 - 12:00am
December 9, 2009
STEM students excel for web page design
The West Fargo STEM Middle School team representatives are pictured receiving the first place award for Best Web Page Design at the 2009 Frontier Trails BEST Regional Robotics Competition which took place Dec. 5, at the University of Arkansas, Fort Smith. Metro Homeschool of Blue...
community / education
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Hoeven declares Nov. 24 as STEM Day
The STEM Center in West Fargo has grabbed the attention of North Dakota's top official. Gov. John Hoeven was in town on Tuesday to officially recognize Nov. 24, as STEM Day. "The impact of the STEM school already is being felt," Hoeven said. The biggest example of the center's...
December 2, 2009 - 8:53am
October 27, 2009
STEM team places second at Bison BEST competition
A group of STEM students took top honors at the Bison BEST competition Oct. 23-24 at the Fargo Civic Center. Holly Erickson's class, comprised of sixth- and seventh-graders, finished second overall in a field of 24 teams, qualifying for the regional competition in Arkansas on Dec....
October 27, 2009 - 1:37pm
October 15, 2009
STEM students gear up for robot competition
By Tyler Shoberg Holly Erickson's sixth- and seventh-grade STEM students busy themselves as they work together on a class project. This is no ordinary assignment, however - these kids are building a robot. Now, don't get the wrong idea. They're not constructing some "Lost in...
October 15, 2009 - 12:00am