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Posted on: October 23, 2020

West Fargo Public Library hosting public input events for families and new West Fargo residents

Library Hosting Public Input Events

The West Fargo Public Library is moving into fall with two new events – Library Tricks & Treats and Welcome to West Fargo – to provide safe, fun activities for the community to interact with the library. 

The first event, Library Tricks & ...

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Community Events

News Flash

Posted on: October 29, 2020

North Dakota Department of Commerce announces Hospitality ERG

ND Department of Commerce Hospitality ERG

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced the second round of the Economic Resiliency Grant (ERG) also known as the Hospitality ERG.

Due to the continuing need of assistance, the second round of the ERG will focus on reimbursing hospitality b...

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Commerce Emergency Resiliency Grant COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: October 29, 2020

West Fargo Public Library moving Welcome to West Fargo Open House to virtual event

Welcome to West Fargo Virtual Open House Graphic

The West Fargo Public Library is moving the Welcome to West Fargo Open House to a virtual event on Nov. 15. This change is due to the recent COVID-19 New Mask Strategy issued by the West Fargo City Commission and continued orange, high-risk status in Cass...

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COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: October 21, 2020

City of West Fargo issues New Mask Strategy to fight coronavirus

New Mask Strategy

During the Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, special meeting, the West Fargo City Commission approved a New Mask Strategy for the City of West Fargo. 

The New Mask Strategy strongly urges people in West Fargo to wear a face covering over their mouth and n...

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COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: October 16, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new orange risk level in Cass County

COVID Changes

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the orange, high-risk level effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations b...

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COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

Yellow_Mode

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

Read on...

COVID-19 Updates

News Flash

Posted on: October 29, 2020

North Dakota Department of Commerce announces Hospitality ERG

ND Department of Commerce Hospitality ERG

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced the second round of the Economic Resiliency Grant (ERG) also known as the Hospitality ERG.

Due to the continuing need of assistance, the second round of the ERG will focus on reimbursing hospitality b...

Read on...

Commerce Emergency Resiliency Grant Economic Development

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Fire

4 Stories
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Police Department respond to possible overdose call

PD News Release Template

At 4:50 p.m., Monday, Oct. 19, the West Fargo Police Department, West Fargo Fire Department and F-M Ambulance responded to a call of a possible overdose on the 700 block of W. Main in West Fargo.

Upon arrival, officers, firefighters and paramedics resuscit...

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Fire
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department urges residents to Adopt a Hydrant before winter hits

hydrant

The West Fargo Fire Department is urging residents to volunteer to Adopt a Hydrant before this winter season to help them save time and possibly lives.

“There are over 2,000 hydrants in the City of West Fargo, making it impossible for the fire d...

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Fire
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department reminds community to be fire and heart safe in October

Graphic

The West Fargo Fire Department is reminding the community to be ready for the unexpected during October’s Fire Prevention Month. 

“Fire prevention is as simple as taking the necessary safety steps to keep you and your family pr...

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Fire
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

Yellow_Mode

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

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Fire

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

City of West Fargo issues face mask requirement to fight coronavirus

New Mask Strategy

During the Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, special meeting, the West Fargo City Commission approved a New Mask Strategy for the City of West Fargo. 

The New Mask Strategy requires people in West Fargo to wear a face covering over their mouth and nose in...

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In the News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new orange risk level in Cass County

COVID Changes

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the orange, high-risk level effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations b...

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In the News

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Library

10 Stories
Posted on: October 29, 2020

West Fargo Public Library moving Welcome to West Fargo Open House to virtual event

Welcome to West Fargo Virtual Open House Graphic

The West Fargo Public Library is moving the Welcome to West Fargo Open House to a virtual event on Nov. 15. This change is due to the recent COVID-19 New Mask Strategy issued by the West Fargo City Commission and continued orange, high-risk status in Cass...

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Library
Posted on: October 23, 2020

West Fargo Public Library hosting public input events for families and new West Fargo residents

Library Hosting Public Input Events

The West Fargo Public Library is moving into fall with two new events – Library Tricks & Treats and Welcome to West Fargo – to provide safe, fun activities for the community to interact with the library. 

The first event, Library Tricks & ...

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Library
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

Yellow_Mode

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

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Library
Posted on: July 29, 2020

West Fargo Public Library waives existing fines and goes fine free

Fine Free

The West Fargo Public Library no longer charges fines for overdue materials following a policy change approved by the West Fargo Public Library Board of Directors. No new fines will accumulate on accounts except in the case of lost or damaged items.

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

City of West Fargo named the best city to live in North Dakota

City of West Fargo named the best city to live in North Dakota

A special report by 24/7 Wall Street has named West Fargo the best city to live in North Dakota.

“It’s an honor to have the City of West Fargo named the best city to live in North Dakota,” said Commission President Bernie Dard...

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Library
Posted on: June 4, 2020

West Fargo Public Library now offering curbside delivery via partnership with Little Red Reading Bus

Curbside DELIVERY of Book Bundles now available with help from the Little Red Reading Bus of West Fa

UPDATE: West Fargo Public Library partners with Little Red Reading Bus to offer curbside delivery of book bundles

The West Fargo Public Library is excited to partner with the Little Red Reading Bus of West Fargo this summer to offer curbside delivery of Bo...

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Library
Posted on: May 22, 2020

West Fargo Public Library takes “Ask a Genealogist” program virtual

Library

West Fargo Public Library Staff Genealogist Jackie Marler is excited to take the popular "Ask a Genealogist" program virtual. Beginning Saturday, May 23, Marler will be available by appointment from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays to assist patrons wit...

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Library
Posted on: May 6, 2020

WF Library offers no-contact curbside pickup

Copy of Library Press Release (1)

Beginning Monday, May 11, the West Fargo Public Library now offers no-contact curbside material pickup. Patrons can pick up held items including books, audiobooks, DVDs and music CDs. Below is the procedure for this new curbside pickup service.

1. Patrons ...

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Library
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Library expands one-on-one job help program to include census assistance

Library Press Release

West Fargo Public Library staff are now available by appointment to assist patrons with employment, job search and census questions.

Originally focusing only on the topics of unemployment and job searching, the West Fargo Public Library has now expanded th...

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Library
Posted on: March 23, 2020

West Fargo Public Library launches "West Fargo Public Library at Home!" program

West Fargo Public Library at home!

While closures metro-wide leave residents looking for ways to pass the time, the West Fargo Public Library is excited to offer digital versions of their popular programs. “West Fargo Public Library at Home!” includes live stor...

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Library

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Police

4 Stories
Posted on: October 26, 2020

West Fargo Police Department School Resource Officer Program Recognized as Model Agency

SRO Program

The West Fargo Police Department was recently recognized as a Model School Resource Officer (SRO) Agency by the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO). The West Fargo Police Department and West Fargo Public Schools began the partnership ...

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Police
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Police Department respond to possible overdose call

PD News Release Template

At 4:50 p.m., Monday, Oct. 19, the West Fargo Police Department, West Fargo Fire Department and F-M Ambulance responded to a call of a possible overdose on the 700 block of W. Main in West Fargo.

Upon arrival, officers, firefighters and paramedics resuscit...

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Police
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Fargo Police Department participates in Pink Patch Project for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Patch

West Fargo Police Department officers will sell pink versions of the department’s patch during the month of October to raise awareness for breast cancer. The commemorative patches are available for the public to purchase for $10 at the West Farg...

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Police
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

Yellow_Mode

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

Read on...

Police

News Flash

Posted on: October 21, 2020

Northbound lane closures on Veterans Avenue for potholing starting Wednesday, Oct. 21

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26

Badger Inc. is conducting potholing for a gas main project beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21 for approximately one month. Potholing is used to identify utilities that cross the Xcel Ninth Street gas main project. The northbound lane will close beginning on Nin...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Tuesday, Oct. 27

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26 (2)

The right lane of southbound traffic on Veterans Boulevard, south of 23rd Avenue E., will close Tuesday, Oct. 27, for panel replacements in the right driving lane. Repairs should be complete by Tuesday, Nov. 10, pending weather conditions. 

The re...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs on 31st Avenue E. to begin Monday, Oct. 19

31st Avenue Detours

Concrete repairs will continue on 31st Avenue E., from Fourth Street E. to Sixth Street E., on Monday, Oct. 19. This project will include repairs to the intersection of 31st Avenue E. and Sixth Street E. and to parking lanes in the project area. ...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Tuesday, Sept. 29

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Monday, Sept. 28 (1)

A concrete repair project in West Fargo will begin Tuesday, Sept. 29, and cause road closures and other traffic delays at various sites through Friday, Oct. 30. 

The first project site is the intersection of Ninth Street E. and Fourth Avenue E., n...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

Yellow_Mode

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

Read on...

Public Works

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Streets

4 Stories
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Northbound lane closures on Veterans Avenue for potholing starting Wednesday, Oct. 21

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26

Badger Inc. is conducting potholing for a gas main project beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21 for approximately one month. Potholing is used to identify utilities that cross the Xcel Ninth Street gas main project. The northbound lane will close beginning on Nin...

Read on...

Streets
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Tuesday, Oct. 27

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26 (2)

The right lane of southbound traffic on Veterans Boulevard, south of 23rd Avenue E., will close Tuesday, Oct. 27, for panel replacements in the right driving lane. Repairs should be complete by Tuesday, Nov. 10, pending weather conditions. 

The re...

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Streets
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs on 31st Avenue E. to begin Monday, Oct. 19

31st Avenue Detours

Concrete repairs will continue on 31st Avenue E., from Fourth Street E. to Sixth Street E., on Monday, Oct. 19. This project will include repairs to the intersection of 31st Avenue E. and Sixth Street E. and to parking lanes in the project area. ...

Read on...

Streets
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Tuesday, Sept. 29

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Monday, Sept. 28 (1)

A concrete repair project in West Fargo will begin Tuesday, Sept. 29, and cause road closures and other traffic delays at various sites through Friday, Oct. 30. 

The first project site is the intersection of Ninth Street E. and Fourth Avenue E., n...

Read on...

Streets

News Flash

Posted on: October 29, 2020

North Dakota Department of Commerce announces Hospitality ERG

ND Department of Commerce Hospitality ERG

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced the second round of the Economic Resiliency Grant (ERG) also known as the Hospitality ERG.

Due to the continuing need of assistance, the second round of the ERG will focus on reimbursing hospitality b...

Read on...

Commerce Emergency Resiliency Grant West Fargo News
Posted on: October 29, 2020

West Fargo Public Library moving Welcome to West Fargo Open House to virtual event

Welcome to West Fargo Virtual Open House Graphic

The West Fargo Public Library is moving the Welcome to West Fargo Open House to a virtual event on Nov. 15. This change is due to the recent COVID-19 New Mask Strategy issued by the West Fargo City Commission and continued orange, high-risk status in Cass...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 26, 2020

West Fargo Police Department School Resource Officer Program Recognized as Model Agency

SRO Program

The West Fargo Police Department was recently recognized as a Model School Resource Officer (SRO) Agency by the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO). The West Fargo Police Department and West Fargo Public Schools began the partnership ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 23, 2020

West Fargo Public Library hosting public input events for families and new West Fargo residents

Library Hosting Public Input Events

The West Fargo Public Library is moving into fall with two new events – Library Tricks & Treats and Welcome to West Fargo – to provide safe, fun activities for the community to interact with the library. 

The first event, Library Tricks & ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

City of West Fargo issues New Mask Strategy to fight coronavirus

New Mask Strategy

During the Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, special meeting, the West Fargo City Commission approved a New Mask Strategy for the City of West Fargo. 

The New Mask Strategy strongly urges people in West Fargo to wear a face covering over their mouth and n...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Northbound lane closures on Veterans Avenue for potholing starting Wednesday, Oct. 21

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26

Badger Inc. is conducting potholing for a gas main project beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21 for approximately one month. Potholing is used to identify utilities that cross the Xcel Ninth Street gas main project. The northbound lane will close beginning on Nin...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Tuesday, Oct. 27

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26 (2)

The right lane of southbound traffic on Veterans Boulevard, south of 23rd Avenue E., will close Tuesday, Oct. 27, for panel replacements in the right driving lane. Repairs should be complete by Tuesday, Nov. 10, pending weather conditions. 

The re...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Police Department respond to possible overdose call

PD News Release Template

At 4:50 p.m., Monday, Oct. 19, the West Fargo Police Department, West Fargo Fire Department and F-M Ambulance responded to a call of a possible overdose on the 700 block of W. Main in West Fargo.

Upon arrival, officers, firefighters and paramedics resuscit...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department urges residents to Adopt a Hydrant before winter hits

hydrant

The West Fargo Fire Department is urging residents to volunteer to Adopt a Hydrant before this winter season to help them save time and possibly lives.

“There are over 2,000 hydrants in the City of West Fargo, making it impossible for the fire department t...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new orange risk level in Cass County

COVID Changes

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the orange, high-risk level effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations b...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs on 31st Avenue E. to begin Monday, Oct. 19

31st Avenue Detours

Concrete repairs will continue on 31st Avenue E., from Fourth Street E. to Sixth Street E., on Monday, Oct. 19. This project will include repairs to the intersection of 31st Avenue E. and Sixth Street E. and to parking lanes in the project area. ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Fargo Police Department participates in Pink Patch Project for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Patch

West Fargo Police Department officers will sell pink versions of the department’s patch during the month of October to raise awareness for breast cancer. The commemorative patches are available for the public to purchase for $10 at the West Fargo Police D...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department reminds community to be fire and heart safe in October

Graphic

The West Fargo Fire Department is reminding the community to be ready for the unexpected during October’s Fire Prevention Month. 

“Fire prevention is as simple as taking the necessary safety steps to keep you and your family protected from a possi...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Tuesday, Sept. 29

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Monday, Sept. 28 (1)

A concrete repair project in West Fargo will begin Tuesday, Sept. 29, and cause road closures and other traffic delays at various sites through Friday, Oct. 30. 

The first project site is the intersection of Ninth Street E. and Fourth Avenue E., n...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

Yellow_Mode

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

Read on...

West Fargo News