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An interest in insects
Petition format for Sunday closing law repeal approved
Moorhead woman injured in Highway 10 crash
Officials seek solution over water supply project hurdle
First canine influenza case confirmed in Brainerd lakes area
Mapping memories: Fargo woman's new products offer artistic views of favorite Minnesota lakes
Fargo artist opening store to sell her work
New car wash coming soon to south Fargo development
Bell Bank to relocate its Fargo Southpointe branch to new building
Food for beer: Budweiser's Moorhead Malt Plant celebrates farmers with Grower Days festivities
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Port: Trump’s 'Buy American' idea is decidedly un-American
Jacobs: N.D. Democrats stuck in the doldrums
Port: Over 94 percent of Heidi Heitkamp’s second quarter fundraising came from outside ND
Column: Drought, an old foe, returns in strength
Nursery News (7-12-17)
Young -- and seasoned: 27-year-old charter captain has been fishing Lake Superior for most of his life
Nursery News (7-5-17)
Nursery News (6-28-17)
Nursery News (6-21-17)
Booster clubs get OK to campaign for artificial turf fields
West Fargo's Metz, Franek lose heartbreaker USA title matches
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
West Fargo teen making most of life after terminal brain cancer diagnosis
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
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
Martha I. Ostern
Ron G. Westrick
Lynette J. Berg
West Fargo School District
Bell reflects on progress made on school district's special education progress before retirement
Mari Bell has been in education long enough that a one-room schoolhouse she taught at in the mountains of Idaho—including a bell rung with...
May 25, 2017 - 10:13am
April 19, 2017
Cronin accepts Sheyenne principal job in wake of Grooters' death
The loss of a friend is not the way Pam Cronin wanted to be named West Fargo Sheyenne High School's principal. Cronin was announced as Sheyenne's...
April 19, 2017 - 9:39am
April 12, 2017
West Fargo school district holds Battle of Books competition
The West Fargo Public Schools District Battle of the Books Competition was held at Freedom Elementary on March 28. This year's Battle of the...
April 12, 2017 - 5:56am
January 25, 2017
SROs bridge gap between schools, police department
West Fargo Police Department school resource officers are stuck doing the unflashy jobs, such as teaching kids how to deal with insurance paperwork....
January 25, 2017 - 10:42am
August 12, 2015
Week In History (Aug. 12, 2015)
The beginning of the 1940-41 school year was an exciting time for the West Fargo School District. There were 146 students in elementary grades one through six, and 107 students in grades six through 12 who began the school year in the new West Fargo High School. More recent years...
August 12, 2015 - 2:15am
June 10, 2015
More than 20 retire from West Fargo School District
WEST FARGO – More than 20 West Fargo School District staff members have retired during the 2014-15 school year. They are: Robert Bjornson, building and trades, 21 years; Vickie Boutiette, reading, 34 years; Deb Boyer, counselor, 19 years; Spencer Broton, sixth grade, 32 years;...
June 10, 2015 - 4:10am
May 14, 2014
District prepares for spring activities at Sheyenne
The School Board decided Monday night to hire additional coaches for spring sports as Sheyenne High School adds to its roster next year. The board unanimously approved hiring a girls’ track coach and boys track coach for Sheyenne High School as well as nine assistant track coaches...
May 14, 2014 - 9:17am
September 4, 2013
School district seeks help in naming next school
The West Fargo School District is inviting the community to participate in the naming of the its ninth elementary school, currently being constructed north of 40th Avenue between 45th Street and Veteran’s Boulevard. District residents are encouraged to send school name suggestions...
September 4, 2013 - 9:50am
September 3, 2013
Two-year contract for WF teachers
In a special meeting last Wednesday, the West Fargo School Board unanimously approved a two-year contract with the teachers union. "By and large, I think we are excited to get teachers off and running on the correct schedule at appropriate wages, and we are happy to have it in time...
September 3, 2013 - 8:47am
August 19, 2013
Big changes coming for school district
The West Fargo School District is typically in a state of flux, and the 2013-2014 school year will be no different, as a series of prominent...
August 19, 2013 - 2:36pm
Dardis stepping down as assistant superintendent
After 34 years within the West Fargo School District, assistant superintendent Louise Dardis will resign from her position on April 5 and begin...
March 19, 2013 - 1:44pm
June 13, 2012
WF Education Foundation gets new lease on life
A nonprofit organization that has been dormant for more than a decade got a jumpstart Monday at the West Fargo School Board meeting. Spurred by "a group of spirited and ambitious supporters of West Fargo public education," the West Fargo Education Foundation received the unanimous...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Sheyenne High School, it is
Even though ground isn't expected to break on the Sheyenne Middle School's addition until early April, West Fargo's newest high school already has its name. In fact, according to community members and some school board members, it has had it all along. During a West Fargo School...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2011
WFPS: What is the plan for the proposed bond referendum?
Editor's Note: This is the second in a series of articles concerning the West Fargo Public Schools upcoming bond referendum. During the course of seven meetings and more than 24 hours of discussion this school year, a task force of district employees, community members and parents...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Third time the charm?
The numbers are in, and the prognosis is as feared: if things don't change, the West Fargo School District will run out of space sooner rather than later. According to an independent demographer's findings, projected West Fargo growth will add more than 1,800 students to the district...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am