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Heitkamp requests more help for western ND FSA offices
Opioid overdose antidote, training becoming more available in North Dakota
Bloodhound training an asset for finding missing children, dementia patients
Woman, reportedly in a blanket asking for help, identified as missing person in northern Minnesota
Bridge in rural N.D. collapses under weight of truck
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
UND alumnus to make 360-degree interactive photo of Fighting Hawks-Gophers hockey game
A rundown of the seven UND-Minnesota games since their last meeting in Grand forks
No. 1-ranked Packers cruise to victory to cap perfect regular season
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
Outgoing UND athletic director to be paid through January 2019
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
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
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
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
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
Linda R. Rieniets
August 24, 2016
Judge won't rule on ND pipeline lawsuit for weeks
WASHINGTON, D.C.—A federal judge here won't issuing his ruling for more than two weeks after a hearing Wednesday, Aug. 24, in a lawsuit...
August 24, 2016 - 4:05pm
August 13, 2016
N.D. water supply project sees continued local support as planning progresses
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—There was a time in 1988 that Dan Boyce can recall no water flowing over the Riverside Park dam. A drought had slowed...
August 13, 2016 - 3:46pm
June 6, 2016
West Fargo's switch to Fargo water complete
WEST FARGO—Homes and businesses here are now getting water from Fargo's water treatment plant after a switch from West Fargo's aquifers....
June 6, 2016 - 7:55pm
June 1, 2016
Transition to Fargo water in West Fargo is underway
As of today, Fargo water is flowing into West Fargo. West Fargo will flush out its current water supply beginning today, and it will last anywhere from 10 days to two weeks, West Fargo Public Works Director Chris Brungardt told residents. The flushing will be done zone-by-zone, from...
June 1, 2016 - 7:33am
May 11, 2016
Fargo water to be on tap in WF by June 1
In just a few weeks, West Fargoans will be able to sip on a cool, crisp glass of Fargo water. The city is still on track to begin using mostly Fargo water by its planned date of June 1. Residents can expect to pay $7 per 1,000 gallons of water used after June 1, City Administrator...
May 11, 2016 - 6:02am
March 9, 2016
Temporary discoloration expected before new water supply starts flowing June 1
West Fargo residents will enjoy their first sips of Fargo water on June 1 when the city flushes out its water supply and converts to its neighbor’s...
March 9, 2016 - 9:13am
February 10, 2016
West Fargo residents to get their first taste of Fargo water June 1
June 1 isn’t being declared a holiday, but if all goes as planned it will be a day to remember for anyone who drinks the tap water in West Fargo. Residents here have long complained about the taste and hardness of the city’s drinking water. However, the water quality should vastly...
February 10, 2016 - 5:37am
July 6, 2015
West Fargo signs agreement to buy Fargo water
WEST FARGO – While West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern is happy his city and Fargo were able to reach an agreement for water, he blasted state officials Monday for not supporting his community. The West Fargo City Commission approved an agreement Monday to start buying water from the...
July 6, 2015 - 9:13pm
Fargo water to flow in West Fargo
Plans for a West Fargo water treatment plant are sinking, but a plan to purchase water from Fargo is very much afloat. The city found that...
May 6, 2015 - 10:39am
May 5, 2015
Fargo water to flow in West Fargo
WEST FARGO—Faced with a projected cost of $126 million to build a new water treatment plant likely without state support, the West Fargo City Commission has directed city staff to approach Fargo to work out a deal to purchase water. Commissioners agreed Monday that buying water...
May 5, 2015 - 10:00pm
February 18, 2015
Ideas on tap to meet growing water needs in West Fargo
After finding the cost of building a West Fargo water treatment plant could reach $120 million, West Fargo officials are taking a closer look...
February 18, 2015 - 1:02am
December 17, 2014
City requests water plant designs; facility may improve taste
The city is moving forward with building a new water treatment plant that would help ensure ample reserves and possibly improve the taste of...
December 17, 2014 - 12:27am
August 28, 2013
No watering at all in West Fargo
West Fargo Public Works officials have asked that everyone refrain from watering their lawns, gardens, trees, you name it, in West Fargo until further notice. The ban is necessitated by water usage that continues to increase even though residents and businesses are supposed to...
August 28, 2013 - 2:15pm
August 6, 2013
Restrictions in place until further notice
Even with the rain we received yesterday, city public works officials say they want watering restrictions to remain in place due to recent extended dry conditions taking their toll, as well as the fact that one of the city's weill is under reconstruction and therefore not in use....
August 6, 2013 - 8:41am
Nature at its finest is close at hand
My earliest memory of western grebes (Aechmophorus occidentalis) comes not from personal observation but rather from television in the late...
August 6, 2013 - 8:11am