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Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo to make announcement, discuss drug crisis
Paperwork delays VFW move
Nursery News (04-23-18)
Police swear in four more officers, honors others at annual banquet
Week In history: April 25, 2018
Barcode Bar & Grill aims to be interactive with good food, drinks
Western State Bank Donates To West Fargo Packer Backers
Western State Bank Donates To Sheyenne Mustang Booster Club
Pharma company moving North American headquarters from Florida to Fargo
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Place a Business Announcement
Nest news: Invite list a tough decision for little ones
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
McFeely: Moorhead needs to think big to fill Herberger's hole
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
'OMG...It's a Robot' is going to worlds
Mother of murdered Breckenridge 3-year-old speaks out
The 'Lost 74': Fargo vet who survived shipwreck wants victims honored as Vietnam War casualties
Massachusetts natives bring Patriots' Day to Fargo-Moorhead with colonial garb, tea and a party
Feeling 'filled up': Longest-serving F-M Symphony member retires after 59 years
Anxiety leads Sheyenne's Trottier to life without basketball
Liberia-born Matadi becoming top-notch thrower with positivity, work ethic
Local American Gold gymnasts compete at regional meets
Foss wins event at Sheyenne Red River Rodeo
North Dakota native Brent Vigen is the 'Quarterback Whisperer'
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
home & garden
red river valley fair
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Wild turkeys keep pushing limits of northward expansion
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
Shirley Ann Johnson
Harold M. Akason
September 20, 2017
West Fest success; Last Cruise Night this week
Although the rain threatened West Fest attendance, crowds still lined Sheyenne Street on Saturday, Sept. 16, to watch the annual parade that...
September 20, 2017 - 6:32am
September 13, 2017
Street dance returns to West Fest this week
West Fargo is taking the party back to the streets this year to celebrate the city's 26th annual West Fest. A street dance is planned to close...
September 13, 2017 - 5:24am
September 21, 2016
Hundreds lined Sheyenne Street in West Fargo on Saturday during the city's annual West Fest Parade. There were nearly 150 entries in the parade...
September 21, 2016 - 5:54am
September 23, 2015
Photo gallery: West Fest 2015
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September 23, 2015 - 10:17am
September 16, 2015
West Fest celebration returns
The 24th Annual West Fest celebration will be held Thursday through Saturday in West Fargo. One of the highlights this year will be parade and concert appearances by the North Dakota Army National Guard 188th Army Band, said Larry Lubben, West Fest co-planning chairman with Kathy...
September 16, 2015 - 6:40am
September 23, 2014
PHOTOS: West Fest a hit
A few Saturday showers couldn’t dampen this year’s 23rd annual West Fest celebration. The annual community event kicked off on Thursday...
September 23, 2014 - 2:48pm
September 17, 2014
West Fest: 'Bigger and bigger every year'
By Craig McEwen email@example.com West Fest has become an annual, daylong celebration for Darrin Friese’s friends and neighbors. It...
September 17, 2014 - 12:20pm
October 1, 2013
West Fargo girls’ basketball float is best in theme for West Fest parade
During the West Fest parade on Saturday, Sept. 21, the West Fargo Girls’ Basketball float earned the “Best in Theme” award. The float’s...
October 1, 2013 - 12:33pm
September 11, 2013
Community Band to perform at West Fest
It's that time again for the West Fargo Community Band to get together and prepare for the West Fest Family Afternoon on Saturday, Sept. 21, with a performance scheduled for 3 p.m. at Eastwood Elementary School. There will be two rehearsals before the event to review the music from...
September 11, 2013 - 9:09am
September 3, 2013
Busy place, busy time, lots to do
It's almost fall marking the time for some of the community's popular events that are just around the corner, i.e. Big Iron, West Fest and one involving our neighbors to the north, Harwood Community Days. The 33rd annual Big Iron will fill the Red River Valley Fairgrounds next week...
September 3, 2013 - 8:47am
Special Historical Center exhibit for West Fest
The West Fargo Historical Center is presenting an exhibit based on the theme for West Fest—Remember the Past, Envision the Future. The exhibit will feature an illustrated timeline of the history of West Fargo and include a few peeks at what lies ahead. The exhibit can be viewed...
September 3, 2013 - 7:36am
September 19, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Thank you for dedication to West Fest
This past weekend, our community celebrated another West Fest - our twenty-first. The weather was perfect and, as usual, we had a tremendous turnout and support for this great community event. A great deal of work goes into the planning and execution of the plan for this celebration....
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Class of 1967 hosts reunion
The West Fargo High School Class of 1967 is holding their 45th Reunion on Sept. 14 and Sept. 15. On Friday the group will gather at the West Fargo VFW at 7 p.m. On Saturday, they will get together across from the VFW for the West Fest parade at 12:30 p.m. followed by a social gathering...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
Class of '72 holding reunion
The West Fargo High School Class of 1972 is holding their 40th Reunion Gathering on Friday Sept. 14, at the Horace Center in Horace, at 5 p.m. Ticket cost $10. For more information, contact Barb Rodriguez at 282-0393 or 866-9635.
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
The generosity of contributing businesses and sponsors, in varying degrees and levels, help annually in making the West Fest day celebration on Saturday the gigantic success that it is. Participating businesses, sponsors and a complete rundown of West Fest events appear in the special...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am