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Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
New view of achievement gap: Lawsuit spurs Twin Cities superintendents to change their approach to improving education equity
Jack Hoeven, father of US Sen. John Hoeven, dies
Death in Charlottesville, Va., stirs reaction in Leith, ND
Make-A-Wish helps 11-year-old open her own art show
Building up the 'railroad': Tech conference touts ND's growth in high-speed internet
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
McFeely: Baseball slugger Giancarlo Stanton has a little Fargo in him
Port: Stop comparing violent Charlottesville counterprotesters to WWII Veterans
Port: Republican lawmakers to Library: Put those gay books back in the closet
Port: Rep. Cramer says 'liberal media' would have praised Trump's words on Charlottesville if they'd come from Obama
Port: North Dakota Republicans, Democrats get utterly uninspiring candidates for House and Senate races today
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
UND unveils new hockey jerseys
Glen Perkins makes emotional return to Twins bullpen after 16-month absence
Starting lineup 'a top priority' for Vikings LB Edmond Robinson
UND volleyball trying to stave off complacency
UND's Alm adjusting to life on offense
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
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
Nature at its finest is close at hand
My earliest memory of western grebes (Aechmophorus occidentalis) comes not from personal observation but rather from television in the late...
August 6, 2013 - 8:11am
September 26, 2012
In dry times, try offering water to birds
It's called the "universal solvent," if I can maintain the thin threads of foggy memory from high school science class; so named for its unparalleled...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Water tower preservation underway at Bonanzaville
A crew from Industrial Builders, Inc. volunteered manpower and the use of their equipment to help lower the barrel of the water tower located...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am