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Posted on: November 23, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department responded to cooking fire

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At 10:39 a.m., Saturday, November, 21 the West Fargo Fire Department responded to a call of a building fire at an apartment complex located at 3170 7th St. E. in West Fargo. 

Upon arrival, crews discovered water coming out of an apartment unit. Th...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

City of West Fargo Thanksgiving day closures and garbage schedule changes

Thanksgiving 2020

The City of West Fargo is closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. No garbage or recycling will be collected Thursday, Nov. 26. Thursday and Friday garbage collection will take place Friday, Nov. 27. Thursd...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department closes central station for two weeks

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The West Fargo Fire Department’s central station located at 106 first St, will be closed for two weeks because an employee tested positive for the coronavirus. This will not impact emergency service response within the City of West Fargo.&nb...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Fugitive Task Force arrests 26 domestic violence suspects

Fugitive Task Force Arrests 26 domestic violence suspects

As a member of the High Plains Task Force, the West Fargo Police Department will continue to work with surrounding agencies to locate and arrest fugitives. 
Press Release from the U.S. Marshals Service:
On November 15th, 2020 the U.S. Marshals Serv...
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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

City of West Fargo seeking local artists for February 2021 Art Social

Call for artists

The City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Art Advisory Committee is seeking local artists to exhibit their art in the annual Art Social at West Fargo City Hall. This free event provides an opportunity for the community to connect and celebrate local ar...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 16, 2020

West Fargo City Commission approves Advanced Metering Infrastructure System

AMI

On Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, the West Fargo City Commission approved a project to replace water meters throughout the City of West Fargo with an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system. 

AMI is an integrated system of smart meters, communicatio...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 14, 2020

WFPD releases plan to assist with Governor Doug Burgum’s new statewide mitigation measures

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To help slow the spread of the coronavirus, the West Fargo Police Department is ready to assist with Governor Doug Burgum’s new mitigation measures, starting with education. 

Friday night Governor Burgum announced new requirements to lower the spr...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 14, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department responds to deck fire

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At 7:58 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 14, the West Fargo Fire Department responded to a report of a deck fire located at 1222 Queens Way. Fire crews located the fire on the deck, which was caused by smoking materials that were disposed of in a flower container.&am...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 14, 2020

Burgum announces new requirements for businesses, gatherings and masks, delays winter activities

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Gov. Doug Burgum tonight announced several mitigation measures aimed at slowing the accelerating spread of COVID-19 in North Dakota in order to protect the vulnerable, ensure hospital capacity and keep schools and the economy open.

Capacity is strained acr...

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Full release West Fargo News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Four-way stop installation on Second Street E. and Pyle Lane E. beginning Monday, Nov. 9

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The intersection of Second Street E. and Pyle Lane E. in the River’s Bend development will become a four-way stop beginning Monday, Nov. 9. Because of this change, the two-way stop at McLeod Drive E. and Second Street E. will be change from stopping north...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: November 4, 2020

West Fargo Public Library to change to curbside pickup, library access by appointment only

Library COVID changes

Due to COVID-19 pandemic conditions in Cass County continuing in the orange, high-risk level without significant improvement, the West Fargo Public Library will close to walk-in foot traffic for the safety of the community and employees. Starting Friday, ...

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West Fargo News
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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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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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...

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