Forum staff reports
Building permits in West Fargo for the week of August 12, 2015 Jordahl Custom Homes, 1018 29th Ave. W., new townhome, $146,000 Jordahl Custom Homes, 1022 29th Ave. W., new twinhome, $146,000 Keith Francis & Sons Construction, 1150 2nd St.
Visitors to City Hall and police headquarters will need to use doors on the north side of the building. Construction on the addition to City Hall at 800 4th Ave...
• Shawn Nelson and Stacy Gulsvig, West Fargo, are the parents of a son, Weston Murdeen Nelson, born on June 21, 2015, at 8:11 a.m. at Essentia Health. He weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces, and was 20 ½ inches long. Grandparents are Dale and Mary Gulsvig, West Fargo; and Leland and Linda Nelson, Baudette, Minn. Doris Gulsvig, Havana, N.D. is a great-grandparent. • Devin and Jennifer Pippin-Anderson, West Fargo, are the parents of a son, Theodore Douglas Pippin-Anderson, born on June 22, 2015, at 12:23 p.m. at Essentia Health. He weighed 8 pounds 1 ounce, and was 20 inches long.
• David and Courtney Moyer, West Fargo, are the parents of a daughter, Aliyah Renee Moyer, born on June 12, 2015, at 9:25 a.m. at Sanford Medical Center. She weighed 9 pounds 9 ounces, and was 20½ inches long. • Matthew and Elizabeth Owens, West Fargo, are the parents of a son, Bryson David Owens, born on June 12, 2015, at 2:14 a.m. at Sanford Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds 4 ounces, and was 21½ inches long. • Clifton and Stephany Young, West Fargo, are the parents of a daughter, Raylynn Marie Young, born on June 14, 2015, at 9:56 p.m. at Sanford Medical Center.
FARGO – The West Fargo boys and girls basketball teams won their North Dakota Class A state tournament consolation championship games on Saturday. The Packers boys and girls each finished...
WEST FARGO – The Sheyenne High School Mustangs will play on a new football field this fall after the School Board here moved the construction project ahead Monday night despite bids that came in over budget. The district estimated it would cost more than $1.7 million to build a football stadium and concession stand at Sheyenne High School, as well as resurface the school’s track, two tennis courts and renovate seating at the Lodoen Soccer Complex. On Monday, the School Board awarded bids totaling about $1.8 million, or $130,000 more than expected, to move forward with the project. Construct
WEST FARGO – The longtime activities director here will retire at the end of the school year. The West Fargo School Board accepted the spring resignation of Curt Jones on Monday night. Jones has been the activities director at West Fargo High School for more than 26 years. In a letter to the School Board, Jones said it “is time for me to move on and spend more quality time with my family.” Jones’ retirement will begin in June.
WEST FARGO – West Fargo police say a woman who reportedly abandoned a dog on a city street has contacted them. Police said they will not yet release her name because of an ongoing investigation.
WEST FARGO – An arrest warrant was issued on Wednesday for a Fargo 23-year-old accused of stabbing another man a dozen times in a bar brawl here last month. At 2:22 a.m. on Oct. 18, police officers responded to the Essentia Health emergency room for a report of a male victim with multiple stab wounds to his side and back, West Fargo Police Detective Derek Cruff said in a news release Wednesday.
WEST FARGO – An 11-year-old boy riding a bicycle was struck and injured by a vehicle Friday morning near Cheney Middle School. West Fargo police said a parent had just dropped off his children at the school and turned south onto Ninth Street East off 17th Avenue when his vehicle collided with the boy. The boy suffered minor injuries to his leg, police said, and was transported to the hospital by his mother.