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Minot man arrested after standoff where he attacked police robot
Devils Lake officer will not face charges in shooting death of 26-year-old
Kennedy Elementary locked down twice in one day; employees hurt
Study: Numbers of missing, murdered indigenous women underreported
West Fargo School plans to purchase the first all-electric school bus in North Dakota
AgweekTV: 'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
New Pizza Corner changes meet online outcry
ND Medicaid changes should improve access to addiction, mental health services
Rowland Joins Western State Bank
Western State Bank Donates to West Fargo Packer Backers
Place a Business Announcement
Port: These are the changes lawmakers will have to make to comply with Measure 1
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Slette: The work begins now that the bond has passed
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Commentary: An Election Day post-mortem
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Nursery News Nov. 14, 2018
Nursery News (Nov. 7, 2018)
Les & Judy Brandt
Harvey and Rosemary Heise
Firefighters finish mowing lawn after Fargo man suffers heart attack
One of a Kind: Graver Barbers continues to thrive on local growth and regular clients
'No days off': Kindred man running 5K a day, for a year
Above and Beyond: 16-year-old senior helps bring change with Fargo Youth Initiative
Moorhead water tower up for tank of the year
UPDATE: Packers take 4th, Mustangs 5th at state volleyball
State volleyball: Mustangs top Bismarck, claim first state match win
Clock strikes midnight on Cinderella Packers in state volleyball loss
Packers, Schatz survive Jamestown in state opener
WATCH: Ware, Patriots too much for Mustangs in state volleyball opener
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
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
home & garden
red river valley fair
ROBIN HUEBNER REPORTS: North Dakota couple brings baby along for the hunt
Deer hunting tradition resumes Friday, but many don't get tags
Flight Lines: The shrew, small but feisty
Tougher pheasant hunting the new normal in North Dakota
As hunters track down pheasants, ND game officials ask them to look for Palmer amaranth too
Virginia Mae Westman
Shirley R. Anderson
Evelyn I. Schmidt
October 4, 2017
Thank you to city crews
I want to express sincere thanks to the West Fargo City Water Department for their expedient, professional, honest and accurate evaluation and work on my recent water line breakage on Center Street. I appreciated the advice given and performance of the entire crew. Kudos to you and...
October 4, 2017 - 9:50am
September 7, 2017
Thank you to police for Night to Unite
During Night to Unite on Aug. 1, The West Fargo Police sponsored free rootbeer floats using 16 three-gallon containers of ice cream. Even though there were no signs giving them credit, let's let them know it was very much appreciated and enjoyed by all. Marilyn Beck West Fargo
September 7, 2017 - 10:26am
August 23, 2017
Hoping PGI can return to West Fargo
Many thanks to the members of the Pyrotechnics Guild International (PGI) and their numerous local sponsors and supporters for four incredible nights of entertainment that were provided to area residents as part of the Guild's 2017 Kaleidoscope of Fire convention held at the Red River...
August 23, 2017 - 5:24am
August 2, 2017
Fire Chief: Thank you residents, who have supported fire department in time of increased calls
I'd like to take this opportunity to thank the West Fargo City Commission and the residents of West Fargo for supporting the fire department....
August 2, 2017 - 10:13am
Republican leaders are not helping solve healthcare
A big Republican talking point is "run government like a business." Many people buy into this idea, but I haven't seen any commitment to it from our Republican leaders. Recently, there have been a slew of health care bills brought forward with no input from healthcare providers, businesses,...
August 2, 2017 - 6:06am
June 21, 2017
Summer is here but not all seasons are over
We are in the transition stage or rather already transitioned from the school sports calendar to the summer sports calendar. With that comes a bit of a lull and a few months of trying to put things in this "school of thought" column.
June 21, 2017 - 4:50am
May 10, 2017
Letter: What is happening to our once great city?
Another disappointment with the decisions made by the leadership of West Fargo. One has to wonder who will be put on administrative leave or be terminated next. Placing Greg Warren on administrative leave is the most unbelievable front page news anyone could imagine.
May 10, 2017 - 10:46am
April 19, 2017
"Chuck It" Dodgeball Tournament "with a Flip" Raises Money for Lend A Hand
The fifth annual "Chuck-It" dodgeball tournament "with a Flip" was held on Thursday, March 23, in the Cheney Middle School gymnasium. In addition...
April 19, 2017 - 9:36am
April 5, 2017
Money speaks louder than health
I would like to commend our North Dakota legislators who voted in support of BreatheND. Lawmakers had some of the strongest push back from SB 2024 than any other bill presented this session. Hours of testimony applauding the agencies successes, emails, calls, and letters to the editors...
April 5, 2017 - 5:48am
Trade policy big for North Dakota
At a recent CoBank meeting in Fargo in was clearly documented that a free trade policy is a must for North Dakota agriculture. Our rural economy is based on trade. No simplistic political solution by our congressional delegation will be a panacea for our North Dakota farmers. Globalization...
April 5, 2017 - 5:02am
March 22, 2017
The city will have a hard time finding a new police chief
West Fargo has started their nationwide search for a new Police Chief. Good luck finding a qualified applicant willing to take the position. I think that they have forgotten about an insignificant little invention called the internet. What happened in West Fargo most certainly did...
March 22, 2017 - 5:47am
March 15, 2017
Hope Kris Cramer's angry letter makes her feel better
To Kris Cramer of Bismarck, do you need a hug to make you feel better? It felt like there was smoke coming out of your ears and lightning bolts coming out of your eyes as you wrote your angry letter about the Congressional women who wore white to the joint session of Congress. As...
March 15, 2017 - 5:25am
Ex-Tobacco users want BreatheND to stay
I started smoking when I was 13, and was a two-pack-a-day smoker for many years. I watched both my grandfathers die from smoking, and several aunts and uncles. Last year I had part of my left lung removed after recurring lung disease. Quitting smoking was one of the most difficult...
March 15, 2017 - 5:09am
March 8, 2017
Calling all heros for March American Red Cross Month
The American Red Cross is recognizing the country's everyday heroes during Red Cross Month. Here in North Dakota, Red Cross volunteers assist people during emergencies, teach lifesaving skills, or give financial donations to help people in need.
March 8, 2017 - 6:35am
March 1, 2017
City leaders must be held accountable for their actions
The Mayor was asked why he didn't honor his promise of a public hearing to allow the citizens of West Fargo input into the [Mike] Reitan suspension. He claimed he didn't remember saying that. Not only did he say it but he said it on more than one occasion — after the suspension...
March 1, 2017 - 5:29am