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At this Minnesota high school, Trump trumps Clinton in mock election
U.S. credit unions expect to expand with regulatory vote this week
MN man charged after alleged violent assault, strangulation and kidnapping of woman
Stolen car crashed in Fargo
Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Minnesota teachers union protections
UPDATE: Man looks to open 'Fighting Soo' restaurant in St. Paul
Shopping safe haven: Curvy Divas opens in WF
Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Cartoon by Steve Stark
Peterson not asking for free publicity
West Fargo native Tufte best for the job
Lee's attack on Peterson unnecessary
I support Marsy's Law
Nursery News (10-26-16)
Nursery News (10-19-16)
Community events coming up
Nursery News (10-12-16)
Nursery News (10-5-16)
Fellow hockey parents, help me understand costs of participation
Results for Oct. 26, 2016
Cubs even up World Series at a game apiece
UND hockey using heart-rate monitors to aid management of players
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Ranges not static, never have been
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Ruth E. Anderson
Jerald "JD" Thone
Gail R. Washburn
October 26, 2016
'Like a miracle to me': 92-year-old woman in hospice care casts votes for Clinton, Burgum
FARGO - It's a pretty good day when Grandma Mary can still talk about "Beauty and the Beast" and princess dresses with great granddaughter, Kennedi....
October 26, 2016 - 8:13am
October 7, 2016
Port: We need a “None of the above” option on our ballots
The first presidential election I could legally vote in was Bush vs. Gore in 2000. It may surprise many of you readers, given my political proclivities...
October 7, 2016 - 1:13pm
October 3, 2016
150,000 have ballots in their hands already in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- More than 100,000 Minnesotans have been sent absentee ballots and more than 14,000 voters have already had their ballots accepted,...
October 3, 2016 - 10:08pm
October 1, 2016
U.S. says hackers probed voting systems, no sign of damage
Hackers have probed the voting systems of many U.S. states but there is no sign that they have manipulated any voting data, Homeland Security...
October 1, 2016 - 1:07pm
August 29, 2016
FBI detects breaches against two state voter systems
WASHINGTON—The FBI is urging U.S. election officials to increase computer security after it uncovered evidence that hackers have targeted...
August 29, 2016 - 9:47am
August 22, 2016
Virginia governor restores voting rights to 13,000 felons
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has restored voting rights to almost 13,000 felons on a case-by-case basis after the state Supreme Court blocked...
August 22, 2016 - 1:24pm
June 1, 2016
Voting is a right, not a privilege
Recently, an e-newsletter received from a conservative coalition group wisely advised its readers to vote in the upcoming elections. However, it stated the "right to vote is a precious privilege" and encouraged readers to exercise their "privilege to vote". Voting in the United States...
June 1, 2016 - 7:40am
September 26, 2012
Early voting sites set, absentee ballots available
There have been a lot of inquiries about early voting precincts and absentee ballots prior to the Nov. 6 general election. For those of you who like to vote early and avoid the regular election lines and related hubbub, Cass County is once again providing that option with three...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Making sure every vote counts
Local officials seem to be impressed by the early voter turnout that continues through Friday in West Fargo at the Lodoen Kindergarten Center and in Fargo at the Hilton Garden Inn. The location provides a value-added alternative for voters who don't like the congestion of heading...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
Early voting option available for county residents
The Primary Election is fast approaching Tuesday, June 12, affecting leadership roles in a variety of city venues all over the country. Next week's publications will feature West Fargo candidate profiles and interviews based off a special question and answer format that should,...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Candidate forum at high school May 20
League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley will hold a forum for candidates in the West Fargo Mayoral, Commission, and School Board races at the West Fargo High School Auditorium, 801 9th St. E., on Thursday, May 20. The Mayoral Candidates Forum will begin at 6:30 p.m., the...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Bond referendum vote comes up short
The future of students in the West Fargo School District was in the voters' hands Tuesday as polls opened for the much publicized bond referendum. Now, at 140 votes short, it looks like the district is back to the drawing board. With only 57.4 percent of the 60 percent yes votes...
March 24, 2010 - 7:20am
March 19, 2010
Harwood precinct polling place shifts
Due to the need to accommodate flood fighting efforts, the West Fargo School District is moving the Harwood polling location. The new location will move from the Community Center at 210 1st Avenue SE to Harwood Elementary School at 110 Freedland Drive. Polls will be open on Tuesday,...
March 19, 2010 - 5:21pm
March 17, 2010
Letter to the Editor: Take the time to particpate, vote on bond referendum
What are your plans for March 23? Please take time this day to participate in a very important decision that the patrons of the West Fargo School District are making. We will be voting on a $45 million bond referendum to build a new high school and elementary school within the West...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am