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U.S. asks phone companies to provide 'robocall' blocking technology
$1 million bail set for man charged in Fargo woman's death
Aerial mosquito spray set July 22 in Frontier
West Fargo teacher finds black widow spider in Costco grapes
WF teacher finds black widow spider in Costco grapes
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
Prairie Supply breaks ground on new headquarters
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
Brennan takes position at NDSU Extension Service
Nursery News (7-6-16)
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Yard of the Month
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News: May 4, 2016
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
West Fargo School District
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
February 3, 2011
School District releases statement on bus incident
On Thursday, the West Fargo School District released the following statement regarding Wednesday's bus incident, in which a driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI after driving into a snow bank: On Wednesday, Feb. 2, Bus No. 56, bound for Aurora Elementary to pick up students,...
February 3, 2011 - 10:25am
January 12, 2011
West Fargo Public Schools: Week-long spring break 'worth a try'
West Fargo students have cause for celebration - and may want to consider planning ahead for a longer-than-normal spring break. With only a slight adjustment, the West Fargo School Board unanimously approved recommendations by the Calendar Committee regarding scheduling of the 2011-12...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Melicher named WFPS Teacher of the Year
On Friday, April 9, Jean Melicher was honored as the 2010-11 West Fargo School District Teacher of the Year. A first-grade teacher at Harwood...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
West Fargo superintendent pool whittled down to four
During a special meeting Monday, the West Fargo School Board whittled down a pool of 19 prospective superintendent applicants to four. "This is a really good pool of candidates," school board Vice President Karen Nitzkorski said. "And just because they don't make this list, doesn't...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am