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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
Police: West Fargo woman, also daycare provider, choked preteen boy to point of unconsciousness
WEST FARGO - Charges against a 40-year-old who runs an in-home daycare here allege she choked her boyfriend's preteen son, causing him to temporarily lose consciousness. Kristina Lee Bjorem of West Fargo is charged with aggravated assault in Cass County District Court in connection...
July 12, 2011 - 2:24pm
June 23, 2011
West Fargo man stabbed as he confronts suspected car prowlers
WEST FARGO - Police here say a 28-year-old man was stabbed in the shoulder early today when he confronted three people he believed were breaking into a vehicle in the alley behind his apartment. Police received a report at about 3:25 a.m. of a man at a Fargo hospital with an apparent...
June 23, 2011 - 8:26am
June 16, 2011
West Fargo police use Taser to subdue three people during traffic stop
WEST FARGO - Police here used a Taser to subdue three people who allegedly resisted arrest during a traffic stop for reckless driving Wednesday night. According to a news release from Officer Travis Johnson: Police tried to stop a vehicle for driving at high speeds through a residential...
June 16, 2011 - 9:05am
May 20, 2011
VIDEO: 1 rescued after car rolls into the Sheyenne River
West Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A woman had to extricated from a car that rolled into the Sheyenne River near West Fargo just after midnight last...
May 20, 2011 - 8:03am
May 19, 2011
Neighbors tackle alleged car thief after vehicle hits light pole in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - Police say neighbors chased down and tackled an alleged car thief after he crashed his girlfriend's car into a light pole here Wednesday night. Police initially received a report at 10:14 p.m. that a car had struck a tree in the 500 block of Fourth Avenue East, and that...
May 19, 2011 - 8:37am
May 11, 2011
Teens fake kidnapping in West Fargo, face charges in juvenile court
WEST FARGO - Five juvenile girls faced charges last month after police say they staged a fake kidnapping, prompting a 911 call from a worried witness. Assistant Chief Mike Reitan said dispatch got a call from the witness about 6:30 p.m. April 21, concerning a driver of a car wearing...
May 11, 2011 - 3:15pm
April 12, 2011
Man Arrested Following Request for Gas Voucher
On 11 April 2011 at approximately 9:40 AM a male appeared at the West Fargo Police Department to request a gas voucher. The driver, Dalton Beyer, 19, Charlestown, IN, presented registration and insurance information on a vehicle registered to T-Rex Conoco of Dickinson. West Fargo...
April 12, 2011 - 9:19am
April 4, 2011
Police: Meth lab found in West Fargo trailer
WEST FARGO - Two men will face charges of making methamphetamine after police say they found a meth lab in a search of a trailer home here today. A Cass County drug task force executed the search warrant at 1004 3½ Ave. E.
April 4, 2011 - 7:48pm
March 28, 2011
West Fargo man arrested after allegedly pointing shotgun at ex-girlfriend
WEST FARGO - A 21-year-old man was arrested early this morning after allegedly pointing a shotgun at his ex-girlfriend and another male, according to West Fargo police. Officers were dispatched about 1:20 a.m.
March 28, 2011 - 8:19am
March 25, 2011
West Fargo man gets 7 years for injuring 4-month-old
A West Fargo man was sentenced in Cass County District Court to seven years in prison for injuring a 4-month-old boy. Lawrence St. John Jr., who was 20 when he was charged in August with aggravated assault, pleaded guilty to the charge this week. He told authorities he picked up...
March 25, 2011 - 8:07am
March 23, 2011
West Fargo landlord faces charges in Hummer incident
A West Fargo landlord accused of intentionally running over a tenant with a Hummer last month is now facing two felony charges. Alois Vetter, 73, has been charged in Cass County District Court with aggravated assault and reckless endangerment. He's set to make a first appearance...
March 23, 2011 - 9:22am
March 17, 2011
West Fargo bus driver pleads guilty to DUI
The bus driver who was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving just before picking up children at a West Fargo elementary school in February pleaded guilty on Wednesday. Steve Sauer, 59, pleaded guilty in West Fargo Municipal Court to actual physical control of a vehicle while intoxicated,...
March 17, 2011 - 8:53am
March 8, 2011
West Fargo 23-year-old charged with luring teen
A 23-year-old West Fargo man is accused of trying to arrange sex online with a person he thought was a 14-year-old girl. Andrew Allen Juaire was charged Monday in Cass County District Court with luring a minor by computer, a Class B felony carrying a minimum one-year prison term...
March 8, 2011 - 12:23pm
March 3, 2011
NDSU ball player crashes SUV into home
Fargo police arrested a 22-year-old man early Wednesday after an SUV crashed into a home on north Broadway, causing an estimated $10,000 to $20,000 in damage. Sgt. Mike Erbes said the 2009 Land Rover was westbound on 21st Avenue North at about 1:52 a.m. when it approached a "T" intersection...
March 3, 2011 - 11:42am
Drunken driving suspect accused of carrying concealed Taser
FARGO - A West Fargo man arrested Sunday on suspicion of drunken driving is also accused of illegally carrying a concealed Taser, according to Fargo police. Fargo Sgt. Mark Lykken said an officer made contact with a vehicle in the 2700 block of Seventh Avenue South at 12:44 a.m....
March 3, 2011 - 11:38am