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Hanging out at Zero Gravity: Alternative fitness studio combines acrobatics, gymnastics, dance for fitness
Brewing up options: Four new craft beer businesses to open in F-M area this year
Former TNT's Diner in West Fargo opens under new name
Exchange Club donates to crisis center, aquatic center
Forum editorial: Upgrade West Fargo fire unit
Cartoon: July 20, 2016
Chief's Corner: Looking at last month's crime
The Math Isn't New, but the Pedagogy Is
Olson Cartoon: July 13, 2016
Nursery News (7-6-16)
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Brennan takes position at NDSU Extension Service
Yard of the Month
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
Library News: April 20, 2016
Singer comes home on a high note
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Video: Meadowlark recognized as symbol of west
NEW: Flight Lines Video: Even images in hand won't stop mistaken identities
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Merland L. Carlson
Larry L. Lang
Michelle D. Ellenson
Sanders, Democratic stars make pitch for Clinton after messy first day
West Fargo School Board
New school boundary plan gets nod
It's been just two years, but with a burgeoning district, West Fargo Public Schools already is looking to change its boundaries. The school board unanimously approved to accept a proposed plan by the Boundary and Demographics Advisory Committee, which was comprised of district staff,...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
West Fargo School Board: Flowers receives high marks after first year
Dr. David Flowers has accomplished quite a lot since being hired as West Fargo Public Schools' superintendent on April 30, 2010. After his...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
School board gives nod for street improvements near Veterans Blvd.
The thoroughfare that is Veterans Boulevard has made traveling over Interstate 94 from north West Fargo to south West Fargo easier, and helped alleviate congestion on neighboring north-south byways. But while the relatively new road appears adequate at efficiently moving traffic...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Nitzkorski earns School Board award
At the recent North Dakota School Boards Association's Annual Convention, West Fargo School Board member Karen Nitzkorski received NDSBA's Veteran...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 26, 2011
WFHS parking lot could get facelift
Construction seems to be an ongoing topic for West Fargo Public Schools, and after Monday's meeting of the school board, there may be more of it in the near future. The board unanimously approved action to allow Moore Engineering to begin preliminary construction estimates to fix...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
September 14, 2011
So far, smooth sailing for teacher negotiations
September 14, 2011 - 12:00am
Blanket discipline policy to go into effect for all WF elementary schools
In the past, rules about disciplining students could vary from one elementary school to the next, even in the same school district. Not anymore. During Monday's West Fargo School Board meeting, Assistant Superintendent Louise Dardis explained how recently passed legislation has...
September 14, 2011 - 12:00am
August 24, 2011
WFHS bleachers on schedule
Depending on how things go, football fans may get to sit on a new set of bleachers this fall after all. On Monday, the West Fargo School Board approved ids for a visitor's seating section, to be constructed on the east side of the football/track field at West Fargo High School....
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
Track seating setbacks at WFHS
Construction of a new set of visitors' bleachers at the West Fargo High School track likely will not be completed by the end of the regular varsity football season in October, officials said. During Monday's school board meeting at the Leidel Education Center in West Fargo, an associate...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Construction season begins soon at WFPS
There was a collective sigh of relief when several West Fargo school construction bids came in lower than expected.
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Deal too good to pass up
Some deals are just too good to pass up. The West Fargo School Board jumped on a lease-to-own agreement for the Tintes building, which would be virtually interest free, Business Manager Mark Lemer said. "The fact it has...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
School board approves nearly $7.6 million in district-wide construction projects
The West Fargo High School pilot guitar class opened Monday's school board meeting with an acoustic version of Beethoven's "Ode to Joy." Fitting, as administration, staff and students should be overjoyed from the meeting's eventual results. The board unanimously approved the Planning...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
School board sinks fangs
In a rare showing of administrative grit, the West Fargo School Board penalized an educator who wanted to be released from his contract. Jason Markusen, a coordinator and teacher of the alternative education program at Cheney Middle School, was issued a 1.5 percent penalty for liquidated...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
West Fargo School Board votes to forego early compliance of new health care insurance provisions
At the West Fargo School Board meeting Aug. 9, recommendations by the insurance committee to conform early to new national health reform measures were tabled for further discussion. On Monday, changes from those talks were unanimously approved by the board. Instead of instating...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
West Fargo School Board discusses budget, insurance, land purchase
The West Fargo School Board covered a lot of ground at Monday's meeting. With recommendations for action that spanned the first nine letters of the alphabet - and then some - it took nearly three hours to fully discuss the agenda. The most pressing points were the approval of...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am