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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
Pilot arrested on suspicion of operating aircraft under influence at SD airport
Showdown at hand between law enforcement, pipeline protesters
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)
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
Which of the NFL's young guns will have fantasy relevance?
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
West Fargo Fire Department
February 22, 2012
Longtime firefighter hangs up helmet
For nearly three decades, David Pralguske has been a staple at the West Fargo Fire Department. He even lived right across from the fire hall...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Report reveals average year
Statistics from the 2011 West Fargo Fire Department activity report for both city and rural areas have been released showing 270 total city responses and 26 rural calls, findings West Fargo Fire Chief Roy Schatschneider describes as "an average year." The West Fargo Fire Department...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Fire Department elects officers
The West Fargo Fire Department held their annual meeting on Jan. 17, electing officers for the new calendar year. Re-election was the name of the game with all the major offices. Joe Tintes will continue to serve as first assistant chief, Randy Woodley, second assistant chief, and...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2011
Public open house at new south side fire station
West Fargo Fire Department officials are hosting a Public Open House at their new southside fire station, located at the intersection of 29th Avenue and Fifth Street West, on Tuesday, Oct. 11, from 2 to 5 p.m.
October 5, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Southside substation operational
West Fargo's new southside fire and police substation is now complete and operational at the intersection of 29th Avenue and Fifth Street West,...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am
May 4, 2011
South side substation ready to respond
West Fargo Fire and Police Departments now have a presence at the new Southside Substation located off of Sheyenne Street at 445 29th Ave. W....
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
March 16, 2011
Jorgensen, Dawkins honored by state American Legion
West Fargo volunteer fireman Rory Jorgensen and West Fargo Police Officer Stacy Dawkins have been honored by the North Dakota American Legion...
March 16, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
Increase in fire calls correlates with growth
Fire calls were up for the year 2010 from the prior year in both the city of West Fargo and rural areas served, according to statistics in a...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
Fire department elects officers, attend state fire school in Minot
The West Fargo Fire Department held election of officers for the upcoming year at their annual meeting held recently, with one new member elected to the board - Joey Porter, serving as secretary. Returning board members elected to new respective positions are: Kevin Dockter, president,...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
February 16, 2011
Work on track at new fire, police substation
USDA State Rural Development Director Jasper Schneider was in West Fargo Friday to check the status of the new West Fargo Southside Fire Station...
February 16, 2011 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Fire Department receives Monsanto grant
The West Fargo Fire Department is the recipient of $2,900 from the Monsanto Fund to purchase fire computer equipment consisting of a much needed...
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Fire department breaks ground for new south side station
After ten years of talking and planning, a new West Fargo Southside Fire Station is about to become a reality. A special groundbreaking ceremony...
July 14, 2010 - 11:20am
New fire station huge asset to city
Yesterday was a monumental day for the West Fargo Fire Department. Ground was broken for a long awaited new south side fire station at 29th Avenue and Fifth Street West that will literally provide a whole new avenue for fire prevention in the southernmost part of the community. Great...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
Fire Department recognizes service: Pralguske, Hawley earn milestone awards
It was a little overdue, but for a very good reason. The West Fargo Fire Department held their annual Spring Recognition Banquet recently,...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
November 12, 2009
Radios get Salvation Army digitally connected
Every year for the last seven, the West Fargo Fire Department has "been passing the boot" during the annual West Fest Parade, accepting donations...
November 12, 2009 - 12:00am