West Fargo staff reports
The 2018 4-H Recognition and Awards Celebration recognized young people for their accomplishments in project work and 4-H leaders for their years of volunteer service on on Sept. 30, at the Hartl Building, Red River Valley Fairgrounds.
In the Fall of 1978 Larson's Super Value announced plans to move from their 7,200 square foot location at 430 Sheyenne St. to a new 12,300 square foot, energy efficient building to be constructed of concrete at 110 Sheyenne St. with an anticipated opening date of July l, 1979. It is currently the home of Furniture for Less.
The West Fargo Lions Club dedicated a playground shelter to the North Dakota Autism Center on Sept. 26. "The Lions Club motto is 'We Serve'," said Club President Justin Buchholz. "It feels great to give to an organization that embodies that motto. The North Dakota Autism Center serves kids in our community with compassion and professionalism to help them reach their highest potential. We are grateful for all they do to make our community an AuSome place." The West Fargo Lions Club has 27 members and meets on second Monday of the month at 6:15 p.m.
Rachel and Brady Bergquist, West Fargo, are the parents of a boy, Sawyer Jon, born on Oct. 5, 2018, at Essentia Health. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 21 1/2 inches long. Mary and Jacob Bauer, West Fargo, are the parents of a boy, Peter Michael, born on Oct. 8, 2018, at Essentia Health. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces. Tricia Hudson and Travis Rowley, West Fargo, are the parents of a girl, Harper Pierce, born on Oct. 6, 2018, at Sanford Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long.
Senior adults are welcome to join others at any listed locations to socialize and remain physically active. Meals served 11:45 a.m. Monday through Friday at Faith Lutheran Church and West Fargo High Rise. Sign up by calling (701) 356-2047 at least 24 hours prior. $4 donation, if able. Free walking track Monday through Friday at Rustad Recreation Center. Pickleball 8-11 a.m. Senior Steppers (Senior Walking Program) 8:30-10:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday. Thursday, Oct. 18 8:45 a.m. Bone Builders at Rustad Recreation Center
Special Events Monster Crafts: 2 p.m. Thursday. A variety of monster themed crafts and supplies available. Program is free and open to all ages. No registration required. Beginning Mahjong Class: 10 a.m. Saturday. Learn how to play Mahjong in a three-Saturday class, playing with two other beginners and an instructor. Register in advance at the service desk or call 701-551-8940. Class limited to nine. Open to high school and adults.
Tuesday, Oct. 9 Volleyball West Fargo Sheyenne def. Fargo Shanley 25-22, 20-25, 25-16, 26-24 (Jadyn Feist: 14 kills, three blocks; Mya Lambert: four aces, six digs; Nadia Kranz: 13 digs, two aces) West Fargo def. Fargo North 25-19, 25-21, 25-23 (Erin Binstock: nine kills, Nadia Chwialkowski: seven kills; Halle Erickson: 17 assists; Lucie Holaday: 11 digs)
Wednesday, Oct. 17 Football West Fargo Sheyenne at Fargo South, 7 p.m. Fargo Davies at West Fargo, 7 p.m. Volleyball West Fargo at Grand Forks Red River, 7 p.m. Cross country Andrew Carlson Distance Challenge at Iwen Park, 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 Volleyball Devils Lake at West Fargo, 7 p.m. West Fargo Sheyenne at Grand Forks Red River, 7 p.m.
WEST FARGO – Sheyenne Street, from north of 17th Avenue West to south of 13th Avenue West will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, for paving operations of new median lanes. This closure is necessary due to the limited space on this stretch of the road for the paving equipment to operate, trucks to haul material and personnel safety.
WEST FARGO — Sheyenne Street, from 32nd Avenue W. to 26th Avenue W., is expected to reopen to traffic Saturday, Oct. 13. There will be one open lane in each direction, allowing traffic to flow while crews continue work on the remaining lanes.