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Gift drive all about homeless children
Packatahnas’ season starts Saturday
Honor roll (Dec. 4)
School menu (Dec. 4)
Legislative Report District 22: Legislation has huge impact on townships around state
Award of excellence for Cargill work
Area seniors focus of giving tree program
Slumberland donates beds, bedding
Cass County Electric hires two, four accept new positions
New auto dealership cleared for Eagle Run
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Daytime burglaries hit West Fargo homes
Omdahl: Food Stamp critics deserve responses
Huber: When winter hits, how quickly we forget
Candy collection for troops huge success
Omdahl: Checking out the quirks of seniors
The Packer Weekly: West Fargo helps ease pain in Philippines
Benefit for Don Metzger set for Dec. 12
Holy Cross presents Holiday Craft Fair
Monsanto volunteers help combat hunger
Nursery News (Dec. 4)
Boys hockey team earns season's first win
Bowling (Dec. 4)
Packer girls trounce Firebirds, Midgets
Wrestling wins big in first match
With plenty of size, chemistry, Packer girls look to build on past success
Flight lines: Change the land, change the inhabitants
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Eating Well: Bring on the desserts this holiday season
Eastward Autumn road trip rich with fall colors
home & garden
January 4, 2012
How quickly we forget
Our area has been relatively snow free so far this winter season but don't expect it to continue. Winter will soon rear its ugly head and we will all have total recall of what previous years have subjected us to. We experienced our first little preview this past week with the...
January 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
Refresher course might be appropriate
We have been extremely lucky so far from a weather standpoint, more specifically, the lack of any major precipitation in the form of cold, wet, heavy snow. Given the consistency of mother nature, it's a sure bet that will all change soon, making the timing right for a few simple...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Think of Gregory Gust as the fall equivalent of Punxsutawney Phil. But instead of a groundhog that predicts either an early spring or three more weeks of winter, Gust, of the National Weather Service, just has one thing to say. Be ready for a humdinger of a winter. During a media...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
New DOT equipment will help expedite snow clearing
All told, the North Dakota Department of Transportation has just 350 snowplow driver spread out across the state. Coincidentally, the department also has 350 snowplows. That means for every truck, there is one driver. If that driver gets sick or has to take a break after a long...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
Tips for driving safe in the upcoming winter
Winter can be a great time of year to experience North Dakota blanketed in a sheet of white. But compared with any other time of the year, traveling can be as treacherous as it gets. Lieutenant Aaron Hummel of the North Dakota Highway Patrol recently offered several tips for...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
August 1, 2011
UPDATED: West Fargo's Nite to Unite cancelled
Due the extreme wet conditions in Elmwood Park, the annual West Fargo Night to United event set for Tuesday evening, Aug. 2, has been cancelled. West Fargo Police Chief Arland Rasmussen said that because of the large amount of rain received so far this summer,...
August 1, 2011 - 12:00pm
July 20, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Take proper precautions during hot weather
It's now officially the dog days of summer. This is the time when people and animals are trying to find ways to keep cool, whether it is playing in the pool, going to the lakes or just sitting inside an air conditioned house. This is many people's favorite time of year because of...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
June 1, 2011
What to do with all those downed trees?
June 1, 2011 - 9:01am
Intense storm wreaks havoc
A Memorial Day storm walloped the area Monday night bringing with it heavy rains and winds clocked at up to 70 miles per hour. Tornado warnings had been posted for the region when the storm blasted in around 9 p.m. with tornado sirens quickly blaring accompanied by calls for people...
June 1, 2011 - 12:00am
May 30, 2011
UPDATED: Strong winds, heavy rains slamming Fargo-Moorhead area; fires, power outages, accidents reported
May 30, 2011 - 9:29pm
May 4, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Southern storms prompt reminders about weather
Severe weather in the southeastern United States last week resulted in storm related deaths unprecedented in recent history. Many were shocked as to how this could have happened with today's capabilities to provide precision weather forecasting. Awareness and preplanning are critical...
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
April 15, 2011
Motorists asked to use caution
The Cass County Sheriff's Office has reported that two vehicles have gone off the roads into water filled ditches in Cass County within fifteen minutes of each other. The first vehicle was on 1-29 near the Horace exit at County Road 14. The second incident occurred on Cass County...
April 15, 2011 - 11:50am
April 14, 2011
Storm could dump 4 to 8 inches of snow on southeast North Dakota
FARGO - A spring storm expected to arrive tonight could dump 4 to 8 inches of snow on parts of east-central and southeast North Dakota, including the Fargo area, the National Weather Service says. If Fargo receives more than 5.4 inches of snow, it would make this the second-snowiest...
April 14, 2011 - 10:14am
March 23, 2011
Massive storm hampers mail delivery in Dakotas and northwestern Minnesota
Severe winter weather and difficult travel conditions are impacting mail delivery throughout the region today, including North Dakota, South Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. "Mother Nature's latest blast is playing havoc today with mail delivery in the entire Dakotas district,"...
March 23, 2011 - 12:43pm
UPDATED: Interstates still closed, schools cancel classes as storm pummels region with up to 19.5 inches of snow
March 23, 2011 - 9:20am