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FBI detects breaches against two state voter systems
Zorro detained at LAX, reports of gunfire were false alarm
Caesars shares plummet as it faces $11 billion in lawsuits
Minnesota's Douglas County in flash flood warning on Monday morning
Islamic State claims wedding suicide bombing that killed 15 people
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 24, 2016
Pipeline opponents committed to ‘long haul’ after judge puts off lawsuit decision for weeks
NEAR CANNON BALL, N.D. – Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline say they’ll continue camping north of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation...
August 24, 2016 - 4:39pm
Judge won't rule on ND pipeline lawsuit for weeks
WASHINGTON, D.C.—A federal judge here won't issuing his ruling for more than two weeks after a hearing Wednesday, Aug. 24, in a lawsuit...
August 24, 2016 - 4:05pm
August 13, 2016
N.D. water supply project sees continued local support as planning progresses
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—There was a time in 1988 that Dan Boyce can recall no water flowing over the Riverside Park dam. A drought had slowed...
August 13, 2016 - 3:46pm
June 6, 2016
West Fargo's switch to Fargo water complete
WEST FARGO—Homes and businesses here are now getting water from Fargo's water treatment plant after a switch from West Fargo's aquifers....
June 6, 2016 - 7:55pm
June 1, 2016
Transition to Fargo water in West Fargo is underway
As of today, Fargo water is flowing into West Fargo. West Fargo will flush out its current water supply beginning today, and it will last anywhere from 10 days to two weeks, West Fargo Public Works Director Chris Brungardt told residents. The flushing will be done zone-by-zone, from...
June 1, 2016 - 7:33am
May 11, 2016
Fargo water to be on tap in WF by June 1
In just a few weeks, West Fargoans will be able to sip on a cool, crisp glass of Fargo water. The city is still on track to begin using mostly Fargo water by its planned date of June 1. Residents can expect to pay $7 per 1,000 gallons of water used after June 1, City Administrator...
May 11, 2016 - 6:02am
March 9, 2016
Temporary discoloration expected before new water supply starts flowing June 1
West Fargo residents will enjoy their first sips of Fargo water on June 1 when the city flushes out its water supply and converts to its neighbor’s...
March 9, 2016 - 9:13am
February 10, 2016
West Fargo residents to get their first taste of Fargo water June 1
June 1 isn’t being declared a holiday, but if all goes as planned it will be a day to remember for anyone who drinks the tap water in West Fargo. Residents here have long complained about the taste and hardness of the city’s drinking water. However, the water quality should vastly...
February 10, 2016 - 5:37am
July 6, 2015
West Fargo signs agreement to buy Fargo water
WEST FARGO – While West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern is happy his city and Fargo were able to reach an agreement for water, he blasted state officials Monday for not supporting his community. The West Fargo City Commission approved an agreement Monday to start buying water from the...
July 6, 2015 - 9:13pm
Fargo water to flow in West Fargo
Plans for a West Fargo water treatment plant are sinking, but a plan to purchase water from Fargo is very much afloat. The city found that...
May 6, 2015 - 10:39am
May 5, 2015
Fargo water to flow in West Fargo
WEST FARGO—Faced with a projected cost of $126 million to build a new water treatment plant likely without state support, the West Fargo City Commission has directed city staff to approach Fargo to work out a deal to purchase water. Commissioners agreed Monday that buying water...
May 5, 2015 - 10:00pm
February 18, 2015
Ideas on tap to meet growing water needs in West Fargo
After finding the cost of building a West Fargo water treatment plant could reach $120 million, West Fargo officials are taking a closer look...
February 18, 2015 - 1:02am
December 17, 2014
City requests water plant designs; facility may improve taste
The city is moving forward with building a new water treatment plant that would help ensure ample reserves and possibly improve the taste of...
December 17, 2014 - 12:27am
August 28, 2013
No watering at all in West Fargo
West Fargo Public Works officials have asked that everyone refrain from watering their lawns, gardens, trees, you name it, in West Fargo until further notice. The ban is necessitated by water usage that continues to increase even though residents and businesses are supposed to...
August 28, 2013 - 2:15pm
August 6, 2013
Restrictions in place until further notice
Even with the rain we received yesterday, city public works officials say they want watering restrictions to remain in place due to recent extended dry conditions taking their toll, as well as the fact that one of the city's weill is under reconstruction and therefore not in use....
August 6, 2013 - 8:41am