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Posted on: July 14, 2018

Saturday stolen vehicle traffic stop results in pursuit into Fargo

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At 1:12 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018, a West Fargo Police Department officer initiated a traffic stop on a stolen vehicle near Veterans Boulevard and 26th Avenue E. The vehicle fled northbound on Veterans Boulevard and then into the City of Fargo. A Cass ...

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Posted on: July 15, 2018

From The Forum: WF Police accepting applications for explorer program

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Applications are currently being accepted for The West Fargo Police Explorer program, a nationally-recognized program that provides young adults career orientation experience, community service activities and leadership opportunities. The program aims to ...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

West Fargo Police Department announces July Coffee with a Cop details

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July’s Coffee with a Cop will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, July 19, at Sheyenne Crossings (225 13th Ave W., West Fargo) and feature a speaker discussing bike patrol, compliance checks and being a training officer for the West Fargo Police Depa...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

From West Fargo Pioneer: West Fargo man arrested after report of threats with handgun

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West Fargo police have arrested a man suspected of making threats to another man during an argument.

On Wednesday, July 11, police were sent to Eighth Street West and Second Avenue after a man reported that another man, later identified as Trace William Ad...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

West Fargo Police Department responds to disturbance report

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On July 11, 2018, the West Fargo Police Department responded to the area of Eighth Street W. and Second Avenue W. on a report of a disturbance. A male victim contacted police and stated that he had gotten into an argument with another male and that someti...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

From West Fargo Pioneer: Fair week results in construction changes

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While drivers are asked to avoid Sheyenne Street on the way to the fair this year, the North Dakota Department of Transportation will suspend work on the Main Avenue during the week and exit 343 on Main Avenue will be open for both directions of traffic d...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

West Fargo Police Explorers accepting applications for new members

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The West Fargo Police Explorer post is currently accepting applications for new members.  

Exploring is a nationally recognized program, providing young adults career orientation experiences, leadership opportunities, and community service activit...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Injury traffic accident Friday, July 6

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At 10:35 a.m. Friday, July 6, 2018, the West Fargo Police Department and West Fargo Fire Department responded to the intersection of 47th Avenue W. and Sheyenne Street for a report of an injury accident. Ryan Munson, 44, was traveling northbound in his pi...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

From The Forum: West Fargo police 'want it that way' in Cop Lip Sync video

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After requests from local residents and media, the West Fargo Police Department released a Cop Lip Sync video Thursday.

Officers Grant Richardson, Kyle Johnson and Michael Pietron lip sync Backstreet Boys' 1999 single "I Want It That Way" in a vi...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

From The Forum: F-M cops got plenty fireworks complaints this year, but it's been worse

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In the days leading up to Independence Day and on July 4, 2018, cops in Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo were called nearly 200 times with complaints about fireworks.

“People are upset that somebody else in their neighborhood, their neighbors or somebody in ...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

From The Forum: Gate City Bank cautions community on phone scams

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Gate City Bank is encouraging the public to be aware of a phone scam following reports of fraudulent phone calls to get consumers’ confidential, personal information.

On Friday, June 29, Jennifer Dirk, Gate City’s vice president of depo...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

West Fargo drowning incident

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At 3:51 p.m. Friday, June 29, 2018, a call was received by Red River Regional Dispatch reporting a drowning in a retention pond in the 2900 block of Fifth Street W. West Fargo Fire Department immediately responded with a rescue truck and engine. Firefight...

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