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North Dakota Republican announces he's running for Heitkamp's seat
Muslim group calling for hate crime charge after man threw a pig's foot at Somali-American
Nephew of Fargo white nationalist tells CNN a rally is coming, appeals to anti-hate groups
Democrat Ben Hanson announces run for U.S. House
Go back in time with Bonanzaville's Pioneer Days this weekend
Sandy's Donuts offers same-day delivery, soon will be open Sundays
Informational meeting planned for proposed Devils Lake hog farm
Mayor says Duluth Trading Co. coming to West Fargo
'We could write a book': Stylists reminisce in advance of Village Hair Design's 30th anniversary
Construction on Sheyenne Plaza moving along
Port: North Dakota Republicans, Democrats get utterly uninspiring candidates for House and Senate races today
McFeely: Kulm, N.D. fearful white supremacist ‘setting up shop’ in old school
Port: 'We the people' may be a bigger threat to free speech than the government
Port: North Dakota gets $10 million grant from the feds to help pay for #NoDAPL protest costs
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
Brad Dokken: New border crossing system goes online in Northwest Angle
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
West Fargo Sports Calendar for Aug. 16, 2017
Mustang girls golf poised to close gap on Red River
Mustangs expected to pass more but still depend on running attack
After back-to-back postseason heartbreakers, Packers football has big shoes to fill
Pierson focused on mentality in first year as Packers girls golf coach
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
LeRoy A. Bowman
Richard "Rick" Kramlich
James "Pat" Rufus
November 3, 2016
In blow to Trump, court denies Republican poll monitor request
WASHINGTON—In a blow to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, a U.S. judge on Thursday, Nov. 3, upheld a Pennsylvania state law...
November 3, 2016 - 1:21pm
October 27, 2016
Minnesotans already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
ST. PAUL—More than a quarter of a million people have already voted in Minnesota and the record-breaking numbers are expected to surge...
October 27, 2016 - 8:43pm
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