Skip to main content
West Fargo Pioneer
Scout builds bat houses to ease sting of park visits
Kevin Cramer quiet on Senate intentions, lags Heitkamp in fundraising
Sod house on the prairie: Hunter man's mother was girl in iconic homestead photo
Fire destroys minivan on I-29 near Buxton
Fargo woman, boyfriend charged with burglarizing former stepfather's house in Minot
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
UND alumnus to make 360-degree interactive photo of Fighting Hawks-Gophers hockey game
A rundown of the seven UND-Minnesota games since their last meeting in Grand forks
No. 1-ranked Packers cruise to victory to cap perfect regular season
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
Outgoing UND athletic director to be paid through January 2019
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
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
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
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
Robert "Bob" Zimny
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
West Fargo Police Department
August 31, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Point penalty in place for driving violations
Under North Dakota Law certain driving offenses are assigned not only a statutory fee but also a point value. The points provide an additional penalty for a driver who repeatedly violates traffic laws. The point value is based on the seriousness of the offense. A driver with no...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
Citizens Police Academy seeking applicants
The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the fall session of the Citizens Police Academy. Classes will begin on Thursday, Sept. 22, at 7 p.m. and continue weekly through December 15. This program is designed to increase the understanding between the West...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Recent motor vehicles thefts serve as reminders
The Police Department has responded to an increased number of reported thefts recently. Most of the thefts involve items being stolen from unlocked motor vehicles. Some thefts involved items taken from garages where the overhead door had been left open. The items stolen included electronics,...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
August 3, 2011
Insight from WFPD: What to do when someone you know needs treatment
It is daily that personnel of the West Fargo Police Department are faced with situations relating to a person's mental health or chemical dependency issues. An estimated ninety percent of those booked into jail have difficulties related to chemical dependency.
August 3, 2011 - 12:00am
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
Police to conduct Coffee With A Cop
The West Fargo Police Department will be hosting their next Coffee With A Cop session on Thursday, July 21, at 2:30 p.m. at Sheyenne Crossings, located on the corner of Thirteenth Avenue and Sheyenne Street in West Fargo. Cass County Sheriff Paul Laney will be the featured speak...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
Insight from WFPD: Careful handling of suspicious items a must for safety sake
A number of incidents recently reported in the news illustrate the importance of proper response to suspicious items. In the local area, a man purchased a military munitions which he transported home and to his place of work. Not knowing the item to have been made inert, he called...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
February 16, 2011
WFPD's Balvik earns state safety award
Wet Fargo Police Department Officer Jason Balvik has been named the recipient of the Outstanding Safety Instructor Award by the North Dakota...
February 16, 2011 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
Insight from WFPD: Evacuation procedure follows specific guidelines
If an evacuation becomes necessary because of the threat of flooding, the City of West Fargo will issue one of the following evacuation notices: 1. Immediate Evacuation Alert: It is necessary for residents to evacuate immediately as there is an imminent threat of flooding or other...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 12, 2009
Review of the Offender Registry System
Recent events relating to child abduction have been headlining in the news and have brought attention to the Offender Registry System. The West Fargo Police Department thought a review of the system and how it works would be pertinent. Minnesota can be credited with initial development...
November 12, 2009 - 12:00am
November 5, 2009
Crime Free Housing training seminar set for November
The West Fargo Police Department is offering training relating to Crime Free Multi-Housing on Tuesday, Nov. 17, and Thursday, Nov. 19, from 5 to 9 p.m.
November 5, 2009 - 12:00am