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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Final suspect in connection to Monday, March 22 shooting arrested

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A juvenile Fargo resident has been arrested in connection to Monday, March 22, 2021, shooting that occurred in the area of Ninth Street W. and Parkway Drive. 

This juvenile is the final suspect the police department was looking for in connection t...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

City of West Fargo utility customers can now make a water meter replacement appointment

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The City of West Fargo is implementing a new metering system to improve utility services. Residents need to schedule an appointment to replace their water meters to use the new system. Vanguard Utility Services, Inc. is the City’s contractor for...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Sunday, April 25, appointments now available for catalytic converter theft prevention initiative

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More appointments for West Fargo residents to get their vehicle’s catalytic converter marked are now available noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 25. Most scrapyards or shops will not buy converters with paint or marks because it is a sign it is stolen. The ori...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

West Fargo Police warn residents of scam using West Fargo Police Department phone number in area

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The West Fargo Police Department recently learned of a scam using the department’s phone number to trick residents into purchasing and sending gift card numbers to the scammer. In the scam, residents are contacted by phone and told they have warrants or o...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Two individuals arrested in connection to Sunday, March 21, shooting

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Two more individuals have been arrested in connection to the Sunday, March 21, 2021, shooting that occurred in the 1500 block of 11th Avenue E. 

Jahmond Walker, a 20-year-old male from Glyndon, Minnesota, was arrested in Hibbing, Minnesota, on cha...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

The West Fargo Police Department is looking for two individuals in connection to Sunday’s shooting

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The West Fargo Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating two suspects in connection to the Sunday, March 21, 2021 shooting that happened in the 1500 block of 11th Avenue E. We are currently looking for Jahmond Walker, a 20-year-old ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

West Fargo Police Department arrests individuals in relation to Sunday’s shooting

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The West Fargo Police Department has arrested two individuals in relation to the Sunday, March 21, 2021, shooting in the 1500 block of 11th Avenue E. 

Garrett Harm Morin, a 20-year-old male from Moorhead and Deonta David Taylor, a 20-year-old male...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

West Fargo’s Love Your Local gift card program extended through Friday, April 30

West Fargo Extends Love Your Local Gift Card through April 30

The West Fargo City Commission has extended West Fargo’s Love Your Local gift card program. Households now have until Friday, April 30, 2021, to spend funds on the gift card they received. When the program expires unused funds on the gift cards will no lo...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

West Fargo Police Department arrests two suspects in connection to Monday night shooting

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At around 7 p.m., Monday, March 22, the West Fargo Police Department responded to a shooting in the area of Ninth Street W. and Parkway Drive. The shooting occurred after CJ Jesse James Carruthers, a 19-year old male and one 17 year old juvenile ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

West Fargo Police Department releases 2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report

During the Monday, March, 15, 2021, City Commission Meeting, Police Chief Denis Otterness presented the West Fargo Police Department 2020 annual report. The report, which covers the department’s accomplishments, vital statistics and state of the departmen...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

West Fargo Fire Department and Fargo Fire Department hold joint recruit firefighter academy

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The West Fargo Fire Department and Fargo Fire Department are teaming up to put on a 10-week recruit academy for both departments’ recently recruited firefighters. The training will consist of classroom work, drills, ride-a-longs, live burn scenarios and a...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

City of West Fargo extends New Mask Strategy to Monday, May 3

Mask Strategy

During the Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, City Commission meeting, West Fargo city commissioners agreed to extend West Fargo’s New Mask Strategy to slow the spread of COVID-19. Commissioners revisited the strategy after the Feb. 15, 2021 expiration. 

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