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Posted on: June 25, 2019

West Fargo Public Library hosts sci-fi movie night with Dr. Greg Carlson

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Dr. Greg Carlson, associate professor of Communication Studies and Theatre Art at Concordia College will lead a lively conversation about the movie “Invasion of the Body Snatchers” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27, as part of the Library’s Golden Age of Sci...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

10th season of West Fargo Cruise Nights to kick off Thursday, June 20

10th anniversary cruise night logo

The 10th season of West Fargo Cruise Night, sponsored by Toppers Custom Car Club and the City of West Fargo, will kick off Thursday, June 20. Every third Thursday of the summer months, hundreds of classic cars, motorcycles and food vendors will line the s...

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Community Events
Posted on: June 10, 2019

West Fargo Police Department hosting AROUND THE WORLD event June 11

Around the World Event

The West Fargo Police Department invites the community to AROUND THE WORLD: A Celebration of Cultures 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in the POW/MIA Plaza (north side of 444 Sheyenne St. West Fargo, North Dakota).

“West Fargo is home to famil...

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Community Events
Posted on: June 7, 2019

West Fargo Street Fair moved to Red River Valley Fairgrounds due to weather

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Due to forecasts predicting rain and severe weather throughout the day, the West Fargo Street Fair, scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 8, is moved to the Ag Education Center on the Red River Valley Fairgrounds and the street dance has been ca...

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West Fargo Street Fair Community Events
Posted on: June 4, 2019

City of West Fargo to host first West Fargo Street Fair June 8

Street Fair logo with ice cream cone background

On Saturday, June 8, downtown West Fargo will come alive with local artists, crafters, live music, food and interactive activities during the city’s first street fair. The West Fargo Street Fair will take place 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 8...

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West Fargo Street Fair Community Events
Posted on: May 31, 2019

College SAVE Reading Champions partners with West Fargo Public Library

College SAVE with WFPL

The West Fargo Public Library is partnering with Bank of North Dakota’s College SAVE program to provide one more incentive to participants in its A Universe of Stories Summer Reading Program – money.

College SAVE is the state’s 529 plan to help re...

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Summer Reading Program Community Events
Posted on: May 24, 2019

West Fargo Public Library to kick off 2019 Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program June 3rd-August 5th

The West Fargo Public Library is excited to launch its annual Summer Reading Program with the Summer Reading Kickoff Party 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 3. The all-ages party celebrates the opening of the 2019 Summer Reading Program theme - A Universe of Stori...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

City of West Fargo and Epic Companies to provide peek at downtown redevelopment progress Feb. 27

Pioneer Place drone shot from south

The City of West Fargo and Epic Companies will be providing tours of Pioneer Place and announcing future commercial tenants Feb. 27. Attendees should meet at Sandy’s Donuts and Coffee Shop at 8:30 a.m. to enjoy some coffee and doughnuts before beginning t...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

West Fargo Fire Department releases reminders about fireworks in the City of West Fargo

WFFD Fireworks Reminders

The West Fargo Fire Department would like to send out a reminder to all residents regarding the use of fireworks within the limits of the City of West Fargo.

Any individual who is at least 12 years of age may use, explode or possess any retail fireworks wi...

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Fireworks Safety Reminders Fire
Posted on: June 11, 2019

West Fargo Fire and Rescue invites public to review new strategic plan

WFFD Strategic Plan Review

West Fargo Fire and Rescue invites the public to attend a public meeting to review the new 2019-2023 Strategic Plan at 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 17, at the West Fargo Fire and Rescue Central Station (106 First St. West Fargo). The department has spent a yea...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

West Fargo Fire Department launches dehumidifier recall program

WFFD Dehumidifier Checks

With the onset of fires in our community in regards to dehumidifiers, the West Fargo Fire Department is setting up a program to go to homes to inspect dehumidifiers if residence are unable to locate their model number.

The dates in which units can be inspe...

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West Fargo Fire Department Fire

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

From The Forum: Metro COG conducting Safe Routes to School Plan

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The Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Council of Governments (Metro COG), in coordination with the city of Fargo, city of West Fargo, the Fargo and West Fargo public school districts and participating private schools are conducting a Safe Routes to School Plan....

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

From West Fargo Pioneer: West Fargo to get Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise

West Fargo Pioneer

North Dakota's first Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise is expected to open here this spring at 816 24th Ave. E., just south of Costco and west of McDonald's.

Nothing Bundt Cakes offers 8- and 10-inch Bundt cakes, tiered Bundt cakes, miniature "Bundtlets&q...

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For full article... In the News

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Library

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

West Fargo Public Library offers new wireless printing for the public

Wireless Printing Service

The West Fargo Public Library now offers remote wireless printing as part of its services for the public. Members of the public visit the West Fargo Public Library to print thousands of documents each year. With the Library’s new wireless printi...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

West Fargo Public Library hosts sci-fi movie night with Dr. Greg Carlson

2019 Sci-Fi Movie Classics FB image

Dr. Greg Carlson, associate professor of Communication Studies and Theatre Art at Concordia College will lead a lively conversation about the movie “Invasion of the Body Snatchers” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27, as part of the Library...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

College SAVE Reading Champions partners with West Fargo Public Library

College SAVE with WFPL

The West Fargo Public Library is partnering with Bank of North Dakota’s College SAVE program to provide one more incentive to participants in its A Universe of Stories Summer Reading Program – money.

College SAVE is the state’s 529 plan to help re...

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Summer Reading Program Library
Posted on: May 24, 2019

West Fargo Public Library to kick off 2019 Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program June 3rd-August 5th

The West Fargo Public Library is excited to launch its annual Summer Reading Program with the Summer Reading Kickoff Party 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 3. The all-ages party celebrates the opening of the 2019 Summer Reading Program theme - A Universe of Stori...

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Library
Posted on: April 30, 2019

2019 1 Book 1 Community book choice is Fly Girls by Keith O’Brien

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The 2019 1 Book 1 Community book choice is Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History by Keith O’Brien. A former reporter for the Boston Globe, O’Brien tells the fascinating stories of five female early aviators who flew du...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Ninth Street Corridor transportation study survey open through June

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The City of West Fargo, Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Council of Governments (Metro COG) and their partners are working to prioritize short-term and long-range planning for Ninth Street from Seventh Avenue E. to 12th Avenue NE. in West Fargo.Community membe...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

From The Forum: Metro COG conducting Safe Routes to School Plan

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The Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Council of Governments (Metro COG), in coordination with the city of Fargo, city of West Fargo, the Fargo and West Fargo public school districts and participating private schools are conducting a Safe Routes to School Plan....

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For full article... Planning

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Police

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

West Fargo Fire Department releases reminders about fireworks in the City of West Fargo

WFFD Fireworks Reminders

The West Fargo Fire Department would like to send out a reminder to all residents regarding the use of fireworks within the limits of the City of West Fargo.

Any individual who is at least 12 years of age may use, explode or possess any retail fireworks wi...

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Fireworks Safety Reminders Police
Posted on: June 18, 2019

West Fargo Police Department June Coffee with a Cop

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For this month’s Coffee with a Cop, we will be at New Perspective Senior Living at 645 33rd Ave E, West Fargo at 2:30 p.m. June 20. The speakers will be from the West Fargo Police Explorers. They will be speaking about their program and what the...

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Police
Posted on: June 12, 2019

West Fargo Police Department responds to vehicle versus bicycle accident

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On June 12, 2019 at 12:04 p.m., the West Fargo Police Department responded to a report of a vehicle versus bicycle accident at the intersection of 4th Ave E and 7th St E. A juvenile male was struck by a vehicle in the crosswalk of the intersection. The vi...

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Police
Posted on: June 7, 2019

West Fargo Police Department hosting AROUND THE WORLD event June 11

Around the World Event

The West Fargo Police Department invites the community to AROUND THE WORLD: A Celebration of Cultures 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in the POW/MIA Plaza (north side of 444 Sheyenne St. West Fargo, North Dakota).

“West Fargo is home to famil...

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Police
Posted on: June 5, 2019

West Fargo man arrested following pursuit in West Fargo

West Fargo Police Department Squad Car

At approximately 10 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, West Fargo Police Department officers were dispatched to the area of the 600 block of 42nd Avenue W. on a report of a suspicious person.

Officers arrived in the area and identified a vehicle matching the desc...

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Police
Posted on: June 3, 2019

West Fargo Fire Department launches dehumidifier recall program

WFFD Dehumidifier Checks

With the onset of fires in our community in regards to dehumidifiers, the West Fargo Fire Department is setting up a program to go to homes to inspect dehumidifiers if residence are unable to locate their model number.

The dates in which units can be inspe...

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West Fargo Fire Department Police
Posted on: May 31, 2019

From KVRR: West Fargo Police Gets a New Addition

KVRR logo

West Fargo Police Department is adding a new member to the force.

Brewtus is a 16–month old German shepherd from Germany and he is the third K–9 unit to join the force.

Community members and businesses donated around $44,000 for West Far...

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For full article... Police
Posted on: May 30, 2019

West Fargo Police Department responds to Main Avenue W. crash

Patches

At approximately 5:43 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2019, the West Fargo Police Department officers received a report of a suicidal female driving a vehicle in the area of Main Avenue and Fifth Street NW. A few minutes later, officers received a report of an acc...

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Police
Posted on: May 30, 2019

From West Fargo Pioneer: Third K-9 officer joins West Fargo police

West Fargo Pioneer

He’s the youngest member of the West Fargo Police Department, but Brewtus, the 15-month old German Shepherd K-9 officer is quickly learning the ropes alongside his partner, Officer Brock Ackerman.

“He’s a puppy, so he&rsqu...

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For full article... Police
Posted on: May 30, 2019

West Fargo man arrested following pursuit in West Fargo

Patches

At approximately 11:56 a.m. Thursday, May 30, 2019, West Fargo Police Department officers observed a silver passenger car traveling north by West Fargo High School at a high rate of speed.

Officers attempted to stop the vehicle, which then turned eastbound...

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Police
Posted on: May 6, 2019

West Fargo Police Department releases 2018 annual report

The cover page of the 2018 West Fargo Police Department annual report. Image of police officer in sq

 During the Monday, May 6, 2019, West Fargo City Commission meeting, West Fargo Police Department Chief Heith Janke presented the department’s 2018 annual report. Chief Janke’s presentation highlighted a host of department acc...

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View the complete report online Police

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

City of West Fargo to begin flushing fire hydrants week of June 3

Spring fire hydrant flushing begins June 3

The City of West Fargo public works department will flush fire hydrants Monday, June 3, through Friday, June 14. The process begins on the south side of West Fargo and moves north. The city flushes the hydrants to ensure proper hydrant operation, clean ou...

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Public Works

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Streets

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

Ninth Street E. reduced to one lane of traffic from 15th Avenue E. to 17th Avenue E.

Ninth Street E closure July 1 and 2

Southbound Ninth Street E. will be reduced to one lane of traffic Monday, July 1, through Tuesday, July 2, from 15th Avenue E. to 17th Avenue E. The right lane of the southbound road will be closed to allow Minnkota Power Cooperative to complete site work...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

One block of downtown Sheyenne Street closing Wednesday through Monday

Sheyenne Street downtown closure June 26-July 1

Sheyenne Street, from Second Avenue W. to Third Avenue W., will close beginning at 6 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, through noon Monday, July 1. This closure is to complete the street drainage system.

Motorists will be detoured to First Street, two blocks east o...

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Streets
Posted on: June 21, 2019

East Beaton Drive will close to traffic beginning Monday

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Starting at 7 a.m. Monday, June 24, East Beaton Drive will close to all traffic from the Sheyenne Street intersection to west of the area businesses found on the frontage road.

Residential access will be maintained at the East Beaton Drive and Sheyenne Str...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

19th Avenue W. roundabout to close June 11-14 for maintenance

19th Avenue W Roundabout Closure map

The roundabout located at the intersection of 19th Avenue W. and Seventh Street W. will close 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 11-14 for maintenance work. Crews will be on-site to extend the concrete apron of the roundabout to protect from damage caused by large veh...

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Streets

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

West Fargo Public Library offers new wireless printing for the public

Wireless Printing Service

The West Fargo Public Library now offers remote wireless printing as part of its services for the public. Members of the public visit the West Fargo Public Library to print thousands of documents each year. With the Library’s new wireless printing service...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

West Fargo Fire Department releases reminders about fireworks in the City of West Fargo

WFFD Fireworks Reminders

The West Fargo Fire Department would like to send out a reminder to all residents regarding the use of fireworks within the limits of the City of West Fargo.

Any individual who is at least 12 years of age may use, explode or possess any retail fireworks wi...

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Fireworks Safety Reminders West Fargo News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

10th season of West Fargo Cruise Nights to kick off Thursday, June 20

10th anniversary cruise night logo

The 10th season of West Fargo Cruise Night, sponsored by Toppers Custom Car Club and the City of West Fargo, will kick off Thursday, June 20. Every third Thursday of the summer months, hundreds of classic cars, motorcycles and food vendors will line the s...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

West Fargo Fire and Rescue invites public to review new strategic plan

WFFD Strategic Plan Review

West Fargo Fire and Rescue invites the public to attend a public meeting to review the new 2019-2023 Strategic Plan at 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 17, at the West Fargo Fire and Rescue Central Station (106 First St. West Fargo). The department has spent a yea...

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West Fargo Fire and Rescue West Fargo News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

West Fargo Police Department hosting AROUND THE WORLD event June 11

Around the World Event

The West Fargo Police Department invites the community to AROUND THE WORLD: A Celebration of Cultures 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in the POW/MIA Plaza (north side of 444 Sheyenne St. West Fargo, North Dakota).

“West Fargo is home to families from m...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

West Fargo Street Fair moved to Red River Valley Fairgrounds due to weather

Street Fair Logo_Trans

Due to forecasts predicting rain and severe weather throughout the day, the West Fargo Street Fair, scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 8, is moved to the Ag Education Center on the Red River Valley Fairgrounds and the street dance has been ca...

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West Fargo Street Fair West Fargo News
Posted on: June 4, 2019

City of West Fargo to host first West Fargo Street Fair June 8

Street Fair logo with ice cream cone background

On Saturday, June 8, downtown West Fargo will come alive with local artists, crafters, live music, food and interactive activities during the city’s first street fair. The West Fargo Street Fair will take place 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019, an...

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West Fargo Street Fair West Fargo News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

West Fargo Fire Department launches dehumidifier recall program

WFFD Dehumidifier Checks

With the onset of fires in our community in regards to dehumidifiers, the West Fargo Fire Department is setting up a program to go to homes to inspect dehumidifiers if residence are unable to locate their model number.

The dates in which units can be inspe...

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West Fargo Fire Department West Fargo News
Posted on: May 31, 2019

From KVRR: West Fargo Police Gets a New Addition

KVRR logo

West Fargo Police Department is adding a new member to the force.

Brewtus is a 16–month old German shepherd from Germany and he is the third K–9 unit to join the force.

Community members and businesses donated around $44,000 for West Fargo to get another K–...

Read on...

For full article... West Fargo News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

From West Fargo Pioneer: Third K-9 officer joins West Fargo police

West Fargo Pioneer

He’s the youngest member of the West Fargo Police Department, but Brewtus, the 15-month old German Shepherd K-9 officer is quickly learning the ropes alongside his partner, Officer Brock Ackerman.

“He’s a puppy, so he’s still got plenty of puppy in him, bu...

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For full article... West Fargo News
Posted on: May 29, 2019

City of West Fargo to begin flushing fire hydrants week of June 3

Spring fire hydrant flushing begins June 3

The City of West Fargo public works department will flush fire hydrants Monday, June 3, through Friday, June 14. The process begins on the south side of West Fargo and moves north. The city flushes the hydrants to ensure proper hydrant operation, clean ou...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: May 24, 2019

West Fargo Public Library to kick off 2019 Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program June 3rd-August 5th

The West Fargo Public Library is excited to launch its annual Summer Reading Program with the Summer Reading Kickoff Party 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 3. The all-ages party celebrates the opening of the 2019 Summer Reading Program theme - A Universe of Stori...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: April 24, 2019

From The Forum: Metro COG conducting Safe Routes to School Plan

The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead Logo

The Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Council of Governments (Metro COG), in coordination with the city of Fargo, city of West Fargo, the Fargo and West Fargo public school districts and participating private schools are conducting a Safe Routes to School Plan....

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For full article... West Fargo News
Posted on: February 26, 2019

From West Fargo Pioneer: West Fargo to get Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise

West Fargo Pioneer

North Dakota's first Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise is expected to open here this spring at 816 24th Ave. E., just south of Costco and west of McDonald's.

Nothing Bundt Cakes offers 8- and 10-inch Bundt cakes, tiered Bundt cakes, miniature "Bundtlets&q...

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For full article... West Fargo News
Posted on: February 25, 2019

City of West Fargo and Epic Companies to provide peek at downtown redevelopment progress Feb. 27

Pioneer Place drone shot from south

The City of West Fargo and Epic Companies will be providing tours of Pioneer Place and announcing future commercial tenants Feb. 27. Attendees should meet at Sandy’s Donuts and Coffee Shop at 8:30 a.m. to enjoy some coffee and doughnuts before beginning t...

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Pioneer Place Info West Fargo News