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West Fargo City Commissioners voted unanimously Monday night to approve a joint powers agreement with the Red River Regional Dispatch Center (RRRDC), along with an agreement pertaining to Fargo's computer aided dispatch and records management system. Commissioners voted last November to have its Police and Fire Departments join the (RRRDC), which means that the City will have its 911 emergency calls answered by the agency. The Center currently coordinates calls for all the cities in both Cass and Clay County, with the exception of West Fargo.
With the City election in June almost right around the corner, now is the time for anyone considering a bid to circulate petitions and announce candidacies for any of the four open positions in the City of West Fargo race. On the City Commission side the two four-year terms presently held by Mark Simmons and Brenda Warren will be up for grabs, along with the two four-year Park Board seats of Gary Fugere and Kathy Scully. So far, an incumbent candidate and a newcomer have thrown their hats into the ring for bids for the City Commission posts. In order to qualify as a candidate, individual
The elementary schools in the West Fargo District got into the swing of things last week as they enjoyed a special theme day over the lunch hour based off the highly popular "High School Musical," currently the rage with younger, and in many instances, more mature, music fans as well. The cooking staff at Horace Elementary played their parts to the hilt, complete with attire, props and loads of 'musical' expression, much to the delight of the student fan base, appropriately decked out in the corresponding red and white school colors that correlate with the musical. "Our cooks are so great
West Fargo residents now have another choice when it comes to cable television, internet and digital telephone services. Midcontinent Communications, a Sioux Falls based firm, will be launching its services to almost half of the community Feb.
West Fargo City Commissioner Mark Simmons has announced that he is a candidate for re-election to a second four-year term on the Board in the City's Primary Election Tuesday, June 10. An 18-year resident of West Fargo, Simmons is employed as a GSA Manager for Laser Systems and a realtor for the Real Estate Exchange. He is a member of numerous community groups, including the AmVets Post 8, West Fargo, the West Fargo VFW Color Guard and the West Fargo Visitors Committee.
Four positions will be open for candidate bids in the June 10 City Election - two West Fargo City Commission spots presently held by Commissioners Mark Simmons and Commissioner Brenda Warren, and two Park Board seats occupied by Gary Fugere and Kathy Scully. Those interested in seeking any of the open positions must be a qualified voter of the City and a resident for at least nine months preceding the election.
When Super Bowl time rolls around Sunday evening, nobody wants to be stuck in the kitchen preparing food for hungry guests.
'Helping America fuel better' is the catch phrase adopted as the operating philosophy for Dan's Oil, a division of Petro Serve USA, since its acquisition by the member owned cooperative late last year. The 70-plus-year-old business was founded by the late Dan Rheault and his wife, Marie, in Horace, and later was relocated to 413 W. Main Ave.
You know, if we didn't have the weather to talk about, sometimes I think we'd be hard pressed to converse at all.
Fire calls in West Fargo were up slightly in 2007 according to year end statistics released by West Fargo Fire Department Chief Roy Schatschneider.