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McPhee wins new utility vehicle from 4-H Foundation raffle
School menu (Dec. 11)
Library News (Dec. 11)
The Packer Weekly: Matthew’s Voice Project sparks awareness
Local police host annual kids shopping event
Clinic Chiropractic to hold toy drive
Laney’s opens doors to marrow registry
Edward Jones takes top spot in National Survey of Financial Advisors
Escobar named nurse manager at Bethany
Area seniors focus of giving tree program
Superintendent: Business community supports and demands increased skills
Insight from the West Fargo PD: The return of heroin in the community
Huber: Snowfall causes parking problems
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Daytime burglaries hit West Fargo homes
Omdahl: Food Stamp critics deserve responses
Nursery News (Dec. 11)
Garden club to meet Thursday
Gifts collected for homeless children
Open house: James Westall
Book signing tour stops at Barnes and Noble
Larson, Swedberg honored by Vikings, Midwest Dairy Council
Bowling scores (Dec. 11)
Wrestlers take first at Unruh Tournament
Boys hockey shut out in Grand Forks
Packer girls dealt first loss
Flight Lines: To feed or not to feed the birds
Flight lines: Change the land, change the inhabitants
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Plentiful holiday plants available for gifts, enjoyment
Eating Well: Hot drinks warm up cold, winter days
Eating Well: Bring on the desserts this holiday season
Eastward Autumn road trip rich with fall colors
home & garden
August 17, 2012
Chiropratic Sport and Spinal Rehab donates to Northwoods Coalition for Family Safety
Chiropractic Sport and Spinal Rehab of Bemidji donated items to the Northwoods Coalition for Family Safety. Donors were encouraged to drop off items from Aug. 6-10 at CSSR in exchange for free services. From left are Valerie Robinson, NCFS advocate; Jyll Gudvangen, NCFS house manager;...
August 17, 2012 - 10:55pm
August 16, 2012
New sign marks entrance to Lake Bemidji State Park
Lake Bemidji State Park installed a new sign at the front entrance making it more visible from Beltrami County Road 20. Above, Russell Fisher,...
news / local
August 16, 2012 - 9:10pm
Parkinson’s disease: Pedal and Roll event planned in Bemidji
BY DELANEY DALY Pioneer Staff Writer BEMIDJI – Eleven years ago, Chuck Austad of Bemidji was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease – a diagnosis to an estimated 50,000 people annually in the U.S. “The thing about Parkinson’s is that you lose the ability to do the things you...
news / local
August 16, 2012 - 8:53pm
Survey: Minnesota, North Dakota will be among best places to live in 2032
By Marino Eccher, Forum Communications FARGO – Twenty years from now, cars will fly, your iPhone will double as your au pair, and the “Spiderman” trilogy with be on its 12th reboot. And Minnesota and North Dakota will be among the top five states to live in, according to a...
August 16, 2012 - 12:04am
July 11, 2012
Summer slate of events at Bonanzaville
Bonanzaville will be hosting Family Days every Wednesday from July 11 until August 22 as part of their summer series of events. Children 12 and under will receive free admission, and enjoy various promotions and activities through partnerships with local area businesses. Family Days...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Park District preparing for Hawaiian Beach Blast
The West Fargo Park District is gearing up big time for their annual Hawaiian Beach Blast party set for Wednesday July 18 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Rendezvous Park, 1055 32nd Ave. W. Everyone is to dress "Hawaiian style" and take in all the action which will include: beach party...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
News from the Nest: Optimism prevails when weekend plans go awry
My family recently had a fun weekend planned in the Twin Cities. We were going to spend a few nights with my husband's cousin and his family, and also attend our first Twins baseball game at Target Field. Earlier in the week, my husband spoke to his cousin and learned something...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
News from the Nest: Remember the moment, no matter how big, small
A few days before my wedding almost eight years ago, a good friend gave me some life changing advice. It seemed so simple at the time, and it really is quite simple, yet most of us forget to actually do it. She said, "Your wedding day is going to go by so fast; faster than you...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2011
Preserving history an inch at a time
Appropriately dubbed the "family tree door," an inconspicuous closet opening has evolved into a historical benchmark - literally documenting the growth for the past 50-plus years of four generations of the Qualley-Brodshaug family. Esther Qualley, who turns 100 in January, started...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
July 20, 2011
Park District hosts Family Fun Night
The West Fargo Park District will host lots of good old fashion family fun on Wednesday, July 20, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at North Elmwood Park Shelter, 500 13th Ave. W. Festivities will include interactive music and Karaoke with DJ, inflatable games and bouncers, face painting...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
Summer Arts Intensive premieres with musical "Pippin"
The lights are set to go up on the first-annual Summer Arts Intensive and their production of the Tony Award-winning musical, "Pippin," by Stephen Schwartz and Roger O. Hirson. Presented in collaboration between the West Fargo High School Theatre Department and West Fargo Public Schools,...
community / news
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
April 13, 2011
News from the Nest: Bribery not so bad after all
If you Google "parenting styles," the most common answers include Authoritarian, Authoritative, Permissive and Uninvolved. I took a quiz, cheesy I know, to see which style fits me best. I was 100 percent Authoritative, which in my opinion was a good score. Apparently the Authoritarian...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
News from the Nest: My built-in cheerleaders are my biggest fans
I try to exercise on a regular basis. Ideally I'll get to the gym where I can get on a treadmill, turn on my headphones and have nothing but "me" time for a good 30 minutes. However, my busy work and family schedule often hampers my gym plans so I resort to exercising at home. My...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
News from the Nest: Parenting pains, importance of feeling needed by your children
A few weeks ago, I made my daily trip to our daycare to pick up my kids. I think about my kids all day long and I can honestly say the best part of my day is picking them up. After a long day of work, the hustle and bustle of groceries, Target trips and planning dinner, a good squeeze...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
News from the Nest: Imagination Christmas
I get a little nervous when present time comes around each Christmas. You just never really know what the grand-parents, aunts and uncles are going to come up with for our kids. This year, however, I must say they all did a great job when picking out gifts. My son got his...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am