North, South Hockey Teams Raise Over $6,200 For DMF

The Fargo North and South Hockey teams presented a check to Dakota Medical Foundation this week for $6,275.60. The money was raised during the teams’ 2nd Annual “Stick it to Cancer” benefit event in early February. DMF will use the funds for its “Lend-A-Hand” initiative, which assists people experiencing a medical crisis. The one-day fundraiser…
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“Blue Thunder” Hood Art Contest Winner Announced

The winning design has been chosen for the hood of the Blue Thunder Nissan Maxima SRO police car.  The winner is Zachary Kraft, North High School.  His design was selected as the winner from 14 total entries, and will be adapted for use on the hood art for Blue Thunder. Honorable mentions included Alex Gackle,…
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The Powerful Role Of The Bystander

Bullying situations usually involve more than the bully and the victim. They also involve bystanders—those who watch bullying happen, or hear about it. An important new strategy for bullying prevention focuses on the powerful role of the bystander. Depending on how bystanders respond, they can either contribute to the problem or to the solution. Bystanders…
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The Great Place

Fargo is really a great place to live.  We take the “North Dakota-nice” mentality seriously.  As a police officer, I see it in the calls for service we get sent on…welfare checks on people that may turn out to be nothing except that someone was concerned, calls about accidents or stalled vehicles – even calls…
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North High Students Campaigning To Eliminate The “R-Word”

Two North High students have begun a campaign to change the opinions and perceptions of their younger classmates. Seniors Kayla Smith and Abby Roche, both members of the school’s DECA club, made an appearance last Friday at the Roosevelt Elementary Campus for their campaign, “Spread the Word to End the Word.”  It encourages young people…
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