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Last year was a strong year for construction activity in the Fargo-Moorhead area, with the total number of building permits issued ranking the second highest ever. An annual summary of building permit activity prepared by the Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead noted that Fargo, Moorhead, West Fargo and Dilworth collectively issued 4,421 permits last year valued at about $800 million. “Another good, strong year for the Fargo-Moorhead metro area,” said Clay Dietrich, past president of the association.
WEST FARGO—A West Fargo police and school resource officer who was arrested on New Year's Day on suspicion of driving under the influence will be suspended for five days without pay, the West Fargo Police Department said today in a released statement. Officer Weston Christianson will remain in his assignment as a school resource officer for Liberty Middle School, Chief Mike Reitan said in the statement. Because the DUI case is still active, the police department had no further comment, Reitan said.
If you have a business that makes, installs or designs something, there may be a tax credit out there just waiting to save you money, says Kent Busek, a partner...
The Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham in West Fargo recently received the TAG Approved designation, which means it has joined more than 2,000 hotels that meet specific standards for serving the LGBT community with sensitivity and respect.. Microtel Inn & Suites is the first in North Dakota to be TAG Approved, according to Samuel Pulkrabek, general manager of the West Fargo hotel. "Our hotel enforces non-discriminatory policies including sexual orientation and gender identity, treats heterosexual and domestic partners equally in personnel policies, provides LGBT diversity and sensitivity trai
The Dakota on Veterans apartment complex is big and it’s getting bigger. Largely completed late last year, the building at 2915 Bluestem Drive in West Fargo is still being augmented,...
WEST FARGO – Bobcat Co. and Doosan North America broke ground Monday on a project that will approximately double the size of their headquarters building in West Fargo and also...
Max Lounge in West Fargo announced it is closing (on Facebook) with a posting indicating the move is temporary and the business will reopen in the fall. Ramon Sosa, general...
The new Cash Wise Foods store at 755 32nd Ave. E. is set to open on Friday. The occasion will be marked by a grand opening celebration beginning at 11 a.m. that will include a ribbon-cutting, opening-day specials and drawings for giveaways. The 65,000 facility includes grocery, a liquor store and gas station, features that are similar to the Cash Wise location in Fargo. The West Fargo store will open at 6 a.m.
The folks who market the Fargo-Moorhead area to the rest of the country and the world unveiled new tools Thursday aiming to capitalize on a growing awareness of Fargo as a culturally happening place. There’s a new tagline –“Fargo, north of normal” – and a new logo for the metro area that puts a clear emphasis on Fargo as the region’s centerpiece. “It’s the name that people recognize,” said Charley Johnson, president and CEO of the Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureau, which unveiled the rebranding effort Thursday with social events attended by leaders from the bureau’s three member
Midcontinent Communications on Monday announced a plan to provide the option of gigabit-speed Internet access to all of its service area in the northern Plains, including the Fargo-Moorhead area, by...