WEST FARGO – West Fargo Public Schools Superintendent David Flowers has announced he will retire June 30, 2018. According to a statement from the district, the West Fargo School Board will consider Flowers’ letter of intention to retire at its Monday, Dec. 11, meeting.
WEST FARGO -- A Sheyenne High School language arts teacher here resigned on the eve of the new school year after an internal district investigation found she gave alcohol to minors and officials found alcohol in her classroom.
FARGO – A funeral for Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, whose killing has prompted outpourings of grief around the region, will be held this week in Fargo. The funeral is set for 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, at First Assembly Church, 3401 25th St. S.
LISBON, N.D. – A Lisbon family is grieving the loss of a 14-year-old girl who was fatally struck by an SUV while riding a bicycle Thursday morning, July 20, on a gravel road. Teena Elijah told The Forum that her daughter, Bethany Elijah, was the victim of the crash.
WEST FARGO – A firm called Bat Pros hired by the school district here to investigate what bit a staff member and student last week at L.E. Berger Elementary School hasn’t yet found the culprit, but the mystery critter behind the biting probably wasn’t a bat.
WEST FARGO—West Fargo Police Chief Mike Reitan is on administrative leave. West Fargo Mayor Rich Mattern confirmed late Friday afternoon that Reitan was placed on leave by the city. The move came after the City Commission met with its attorney for more than an hour in a closed-door meeting regarding an "employment matter" Friday, Jan. 13. Notice of the meeting was sent to media outlets less than an hour before it was set to start.
WEST FARGO—The West Fargo School Board got its first look this week at what will be the district's 15th elementary school, a new school to be built near Blue Cross Blue Shield headquarters in Fargo.
WEST FARGO—It's been 18 months since 6-month-old Owen Skodje died after he was found unresponsive at an unlicensed day care here, but while the investigation into his death has grown dormant, police say the only open potential homicide case in the city is not yet considered cold. Runcorn said he plans to conduct additional interviews in early 2017. Owen, the son of Casey Skodje and Kristin Hunstad of Fargo, was found unresponsive at day care about 1 p.m. June 1, 2015. He was hospitalized in Fargo before dying the next day at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis.
WEST FARGO—The YWCA Cass Clay and West Fargo's Lutheran Church of the Cross, which share a mission of fostering a future for the less fortunate, are jointly building a housing complex on church-owned land for women and children who have been victims of domestic abuse. In early 2016, the Rev. Joel Baranko, lead pastor at Lutheran Church of the Cross, was looking at uses for church-owned land behind the Furniture Mart complex, just south of the church at 1402 16th St. E.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Voters chose to return Justice Natalie Hudson to the Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 8, this time as an elected member to the bench. In complete...