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Man crashes into West Fargo police car

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — A man was in custody after a chase that started when he allegedly took his friend’s car during a traffic stop, then rammed a police car, according to police.
Jean Edward Roubideaux, 25, was being held on suspicion of possession of a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fire damages church at pioneer village

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — Fire damaged the historic St. John’s Lutheran Church at Bonanzaville pioneer village Saturday morning in West Fargo.
The blaze damaged the front of the wooden building, its steeple and one of the pews inside.
West Fargo firefighter…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Diversion model open house set: Rosemount to host $2.6M design of project

July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The public will have a chance to see a to-scale piece of the $1.8 billion metro-area diversion channel in action this month.
An open house is scheduled July 24 to view the diversion’s only physical model, with one caveat — it’s locat…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fun won’t get old: Rides at Red River Valley Fair typically only replaced if they stop making money

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — Ask an unscientific random sample of fairgoers what they think the oldest midway ride is, and you’ll hear “Ferris wheel” a lot.
Not quite. The two wheels were manufactured in the early 1990s, which puts them in the old-but-not-a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child
WEST FARGO — Authorities are investigating the death of a 4-day-old boy who died June 14.
A request was made for an investigation, West Fargo police said in a statement Friday.
Police would n…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

West Fargo Police asked to investigate death of child
WEST FARGO — Authorities are investigating the death of a 4-day-old boy who died June 14.
A request was made for an investigation, West Fargo police said in a statement Friday.
Police would n…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Man charged with stealing from grandpa dying of cancer

June 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A 25-year-old Jamestown man is accused of racking up about $11,000 in unauthorized charges on his grandfather’s credit cards in the last days of the older man’s life, as he was dying of pancreatic cancer.
According to court documents f…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SUV driver accused of DUI after train strikes vehicle

May 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — A woman whose SUV collided with a freight train early Thursday has been accused of driving drunk, West Fargo police said.
The crash was reported about 1:40 a.m. at a crossing in West Fargo, Assistant Chief Mike Reitan said.
The drive…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bomb squad destroys explosives left in street

April 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — The bomb squad was called out to get rid of two improvised explosive devices made out of fireworks someone left lying in the middle of the street here Thursday afternoon, police said.
West Fargo police Officer Trent Stanton said at ab…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bomb squad destroys explosives left in street

April 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — The bomb squad was called out to get rid of two improvised explosive devices made out of fireworks someone left lying in the middle of the street here Thursday afternoon, police said.
West Fargo police Officer Trent Stanton said at ab…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com