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Packers boys hockey state dreams dashed
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August 31, 2011
West Fargo VFW Post to receive National Award of Excellence
VFW Post 7564 of West Fargo has been selected to receive the Veterans of Foreign Wars National Award of Excellence in the organization's Community Activities National Awards Program for Special Projects. The Award of Excellence is given for those community service projects that...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
West Fargo VFW hosts annual Community Picnic July 17
The West Fargo VFW Post 7564 and Ladies Auxiliary will host their Annual Community Picnic on Sunday, July 17, at Elmwood Park. Lunch will be served beginning at Noon with a charge of $5 for ages 13 - adults and $3 for children ages 7-12. Children under 7 will be free. Bingo will...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
Johnson, Rieniets and Berg to head West Fargo VFW, Cooties
Arthur W. Jones Post 7564, Ladies Auxiliary and Military Order of Cooties Pup Tent 8 recently held their election and installation of officers for the 2011-2012 year. Leading the VFW as Post Commander is Craig Johnson, an army veteran who served in Korea. Johnson and his wife, Traci,...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
July 6, 2011
VFW and Ladies Auxiliary receive awards at state convention
The West Fargo VFW and Ladies Auxiliary recently attended the VFW State Convention in Grand Forks, with the Post and individuals receiving several awards. Among the Post and Auxiliary awards were citations for Community Service,Voice of Democracy, Teacher Awards, Buddy Poppy, Patriot's...
July 6, 2011 - 12:02am
VFW elects new state officers
The Department of North Dakota in convention at Grand Forks, recently elected a new slate of officers for the years of 2011-2012. They include: Robert A. Bird, Bismarck, Department Commander; Steven Volk, Bismarck, Senior Vice Commander; Emery C.
July 6, 2011 - 12:00am
June 1, 2011
Family Readiness Groups benefit from R.O.S.S.
Local military family groups will benefit from the generosity of community members who participated in the annual Remember Our Serving Soldiers, or R.O.S.S., event. This was the eighth year West Fargo VFW Post 7564 sponsored the event. Charlie Weible, event founder, presented a...
June 1, 2011 - 12:00am
May 25, 2011
Flagraising celebrates Nels Tostenson
Members of West Fargo VFW Post 7564 and the Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting their annual Memorial Day program honoring veterans on Monday, May 30 at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St. There will be a Flag Raising Ceremony at 10:45 a.m. outside of the VFW dedicated to the memory...
May 25, 2011 - 12:00am
May 11, 2011
VFW award winners recognized
The annual VFW Volunteer Recognition and Awards banquet was held April 27, at the West Fargo VFW with a variety of awards presented. They included: Patriotic Art Awards to Shannan Gorden for first place, Signe Swanson for second place, and Elizabeth Grefsrud for third place; Voice...
May 11, 2011 - 12:00am
Karaoke event at VFW to raise money for homeless veterans
West Fargo VFW Post 7564 and Great Plains Integrated Marketing are joining forces to raise money for homeless veterans. Starting Thursday, May 12, and continuing for five weeks, the West Fargo VFW, located at 308 Sheyenne St., will be the site for a Karaoke night featuring Pepper's...
May 11, 2011 - 12:00am
May 4, 2011
Mayor designates "Buddy Poppy Month"
The West Fargo VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Mayor Rich Mattern joined forces last week to declare May 2011 as Buddy Poppy Month, to mark the annual distribution of the red flowers by the VFW in the days leading up to and after Memorial Day.
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
April 6, 2011
Rock-A-Thon to raise money for cancer aid and research
The West Fargo VFW Ladies Auxiliary is sponsoring a Rock-A-Thon to raise money for Cancer Aid and Research. The ladies will be rocking at the VFW at 307 Sheyenne Street in West Fargo from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, April 9. Miss ND National Teenager, Mckenzie Spiekermeier, will...
April 6, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Cause worth chewing on
United States military veterans know how tough it is to be away from family and friends while serving their country overseas. They also know what a treat it can be to receive a surprise taste of home. One West Fargo Veterans of Foreign Wars program is working to make sure North...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
Comics for courage benefits veterans cause
Comics for Courage will be holding a Laff-A-Thon benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project on Friday, March 11, at 7 p.m., at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St. Wounded Warriors is a nationally recognized organization devoted to helping maimed veterans recover and lead active, meaningful...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
March 2, 2011
R.O.S.S. supports military families
Bringing the community together to show support for serving soldiers is the driving force behind the annual Remembering Our Serving Soldiers (R.O.S.S.) event which will mark its eighth year Saturday, March 5, at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St. Actually the daylong happening...
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am