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72 years young, MSUM graduate 'excited to see what's next'
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Fargo requests artist proposals for new City Hall
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Jazz band keeps the beat: Local group preserving big band sound
Iconic rockers Cheap Trick to play Bluestem
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Fargo Chick-fil-A promotion gives customers three more opportunities to cash in on free chicken
MDU celebrates successes at annual meeting
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
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Guilt about mother's care needs perspective
Mother's kindness ripples further than we realize
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Mother's Day delight: Raspberry Almond Scones a treat any day
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April 15, 2018
Fargo couple gets relief from sky-high 'specials' but still plans to sell house
FARGO—A couple that went public with their protest of steep special assessments have received some financial relief from city officials,...
April 15, 2018 - 10:27pm
February 3, 2018
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
MOORHEAD — Salt applied to streets and roads to melt snow and ice is becoming a growing environmental concern in some areas of the country,...
February 3, 2018 - 12:40pm
July 23, 2017
Lane closures planned for 15th Avenue South in Fargo
FARGO—A south Fargo street will be reduced by one lane while city crews replace curbs and gutters. Starting Monday, July 24, one lane of 15th Avenue South between 42nd Street South and 45th Street South will be closed. The lane will be closed on the side crews are working on,...
July 23, 2017 - 9:13am
July 9, 2017
Quick action saves house from significant damage by deck fire
FARGO—A fire on the deck of a home here could have been much worse, if not for the quick actions of a neighbor and resident. Fargo firefighters...
July 9, 2017 - 5:43pm
June 22, 2017
Fargo becomes one of few fire departments in the region to fly its own drone
FARGO—The first day of training with the Fargo Fire Department's new drone proved to be challenging because of the weather. The six firefighters...
June 22, 2017 - 8:31pm
June 12, 2017
Letter: Sprague deserves employee of the year
I received a letter in response to my letter to the editor regarding the city of Fargo's newly redesigned website. If you have a city employee of the year award, I recommend Steve Sprague for it! The website was apparently still being developed and does have a search button now and...
June 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
July 20, 2015
Vote to cut Fargo property tax by 20 percent fails
FARGO – City Commissioner Tony Gehrig's plan to cut property taxes by 20 percent failed on Monday, but he vowed to try again soon.
July 20, 2015 - 9:28pm
July 6, 2015
West Fargo signs agreement to buy Fargo water
WEST FARGO – While West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern is happy his city and Fargo were able to reach an agreement for water, he blasted state officials Monday for not supporting his community.
July 6, 2015 - 9:11pm
April 22, 2015
Early voter turnout in Fargo special election higher than in 2009
FARGO—Nearly 4,000 residents voted early in the city's special election, a turnout that pleased Election Coordinator DeAnn Buckhouse. "Four thousand for early voting, over three days for a city election, is in my mind really good," she said Wednesday night. She attributed...
April 22, 2015 - 9:13pm
December 28, 2010
Fargo gives to military scholarship fund
The city of Fargo is honoring its military veterans with a $1,000 donation toward a new scholarship fund. Fargo will make the first donation to the North Dakota Dollars for Scholars military scholarship fund today. "The city of Fargo appreciates and values the distinguished efforts...
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
March 27, 2010
Fargo fires Public Works Director Al Weigel
Fargo Public Works Director Al Weigel was fired Friday after the city said he "systematically circumvented" its purchase policy and violated its ethics policy relating to the use of public employment for private gain. The firing came after a third-party investigation and input from...
March 27, 2010 - 12:00am
January 19, 2010
New Fargo dump truck damaged
A new city of Fargo dump truck sustained an estimated $30,000 to $50,000 in damage when it struck a railroad overpass after its operator dumped...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Tree pickup to begin Monday in Fargo
The city of Fargo will begin picking up discarded Christmas trees next week on normal collection days. Residents are asked to remove all decorations, plastic bags and tree stands. Trees should be placed 3 to 5 feet away from garbage carts. Trees should not be placed in or on a...
December 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 28, 2008
Fargo announces change in garbage schedule
The city of Fargo has announced changes in garbage collection routes this week in observance of the New Year's holiday. Garbage routes will be on schedule Monday and Friday. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday routes will be picked up one day early. The landfill will be closed Thurs...
December 28, 2008 - 12:00am