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Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
New massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militias
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Man-made warming dates back almost 200 years
Whirlpool to recall 15,200 microwaves due to fire hazard issue
Oil prices drop as analysts say price rally overdone
Wall Street little changed as biotechs offset energy drop
Wentz signs endorsement deal with BlackRidgeBANK
Loren Lee's provides casual fine dining for West Fargo
Chief's Corner: 2016 crime stats shaping up for a busy year
Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
McFeely: Klieman’s--and others--friendship with Scott Miller went deeper than words
Nursery News (8-24-16)
Nursery News (8-3-16)
Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
August 3, 2016
Suicide rate of U.S. veterans up since 2001
WASHINGTON —The suicide rate among American veterans has increased by nearly a third since 2001, a bigger rise than in the wider population...
August 3, 2016 - 6:13pm
June 29, 2016
Lady in command
The VFW Auxiliary may have dropped "Ladies" from its name last year, but one West Fargo woman is at the heart of North Dakota's largest post....
June 29, 2016 - 7:52am
Library News; June 29, 2016
Special Events Summer Reading Program — Hop 'n Pop: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 30. Hop 'n Pop storytime. Listen to a fun story, enjoy some delicious treats, and dance to music on bubble wrap and pop those bubbles. Fun for preschoolers and their caretakers. Technology Class —...
June 29, 2016 - 6:53am
June 22, 2016
Vetter takes home first in national art contest
West Fargoan Megan Vetter won first place in the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest, winning a $10,000 college scholarship. The contest,...
June 22, 2016 - 7:33am
June 9, 2016
VFW members overwhelmingly OK move to new Sheyenne Complex
WEST FARGO—One of the state's largest VFW posts will move next door into a new complex in downtown West Fargo after its members overwhelmingly...
June 9, 2016 - 10:09pm
May 25, 2016
Vets invited to Bonanzaville to kick off opening of World Wars Exhibit
Bonanzaville will host a Veteran's Celebration on Thursday, May 26. Members of the Vietnam Veteran's Motorcycle Club will bring in their motorcycles...
May 25, 2016 - 7:52pm
West Fargo veterans along for Honor Flight ride
Two veterans, both served in the Korean War, and both live within blocks of each other in West Fargo yet neither had ever met. Not until Sunday...
May 25, 2016 - 7:35am
February 24, 2016
Powerful art pieces by veterans on display in West Fargo this weekend
An art show hosted at the West Fargo VFW this weekend will offer patrons a look into the creative minds of several war veteran artists whose...
February 24, 2016 - 2:28am
December 2, 2015
West Fargo stepping up for veterans
The city of West Fargo wants to make sure that no military veterans living in the community are forgotten about. On Nov. 16, the West Fargo City Commission passed a resolution to become a North Dakota Cares community. "The idea is to make sure that veterans, families, survivors...
December 2, 2015 - 9:23am
May 27, 2015
This week in history (May 27, 2015)
• In 1970, funeral services were held at Blessed Sacrament Church for Spec. 4 David F. Johnson. Military honors were performed by the Fargo American Legion at Holy Cross Cemetery. Johnson, a 1969 graduate of West Fargo High School, died May 17 of injuries received on May 12 during...
May 27, 2015 - 9:52am
December 2, 2014
'Remembering Our Fallen' on display
The exhibit “Remembering Our Fallen” is being shown at the Fargo Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2101 Elm St. N., Fargo, through Dec. 30. It is a reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by 21 resident North Dakotans killed in the war on terror. “This exhibit is created so...
December 2, 2014 - 3:09pm
May 16, 2012
West Fargo Veteran groups present donation in support of local military families
A trio of West Fargo military Veteran groups on Saturday handed over one of its biggest monetary donations to help Families of local North Dakota National Guard Soldiers and Airmen and Naval Reserve Sailors who are serving away from home. The presentation took place on Saturday, May...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
Vietnam veterans - brothers for life
A tenth grade world history class at West Fargo High School was privileged to participate in an eye-opening 'living history lesson' recently,...
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
High Banks Resort to offer discount to veterans
In appreciation of veterans who have proudly served their country, High Banks Resort on Minnesota's Lake Winnibigoshish is extending a special offer this summer. The north-central Minnesota resort is offering 50 percent reduced rates on their cabins for two weeks in August. Dates...
April 28, 2010 - 9:39am
August 13, 2009
Special bond unites veterans
It was a sobering experience. These five simple but powerful words pretty well sum up the recent visit my husband and I paid to the Veterans Medical Center in Minneapolis where he underwent medical tests and surgery. If you're ever in need of a wake-up call or an eye-opening moment...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am