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First Responders Teach People How To Save A Life In Minutes

The event is celebrating its sixth year

FARGO, N.D.- Local emergency responders invite anyone in the community to come in for a quick lesson on how to prevent a heart attack, as well as what to do in case it happens. They have about 20 mannequins ready to teach individuals or big groups. Organizers say it’s important to learn CPR because you never know if it might…

Finish Line Finished At West Acres

Mall says announcement on new store yet to come

FARGO, ND — Finish Line is closing this weekend at the West Acres Mall. According to the mall’s Facebook page the store’s last day is Saturday, February 1st. West Acres also says that “when one door closes, another NEW door opens!” They say they’re finalizing details on a lease with a new store that is set to begin construction on…

TJ and Alison Read to Kids as part of “Read for the Record”

The campaign is an effort to break a Guinness World Record.

FARGO, N.D.- Read for the Record is an international campaign that promotes literacy in communities. The goal is to read the same book to as many kids as possible around the world on the same day. The record was set in 2013 when the same book was read to more than 2.4 million kids. The local Read for the Record…

LIVE: New Openings Just In Time For Holiday Festivities At West Acres

Holiday Season Brings Events Along With New Openings

  Months of planning and building are coming together at West Acres mall just in time for the holiday season. The highly-anticipated Crave restaurant opened last week. The Aptitude art studio is set to open soon. The mall is also moving into holiday mode soon. The mall is hosting “Frozen Fest” Saturday the 23rd in honor of the movie Frozen…

Crave Opens New Fargo Location

The Fargo location is the first in North Dakota.

FARGO, N.D. – Crave, a Midwest restaurant primarily based in the Twin Cities, had its grand opening at West Acres on Tuesday. The restaurant features sushi and American kitchens. Gluten free, vegetarian and vegan menu items are available in addition to a full bar. “The quality, not just the food, but the service as well as the ambiance. Those elements…

Canned goods are artwork at West Acres Mall

The goal is to help end hunger in the community.

FARGO, N.D.-  Super Mario Brothers, the American flag and a living room are some of the creations being showcased until the end of the week. Architects, engineers, interior designers and students are invited to participate in creating the artwork that will later be donated to Great Plains Food Bank. The teams are being judged and you can even pick your…

LIVE: West Acres Shopping Center As Busy As Ever

Shopping Center Seeing Flurry Of Openings And Expansions This Year

  The people down at West Acres Shopping Center say the next couple months will be as busy as any point in the mall’s history. Multiple stores are moving. Multiple new stores are opening. Three retailers are expanding, including Halberstadt’s, That’s just for shopping. The new Crave restaurant should be open within a couple months, along with Foss Swim School…

UPDATE: Missing Moorhead Girl Found

She was last seen wearing black shorts with green stripe, a black tank top, and black sandals. 

UPDATE: Moorhead Police say Jordyn Glass has been found.   MOORHEAD, MN — The Moorhead Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating Jordyn Glass, age 15, of Moorhead Glass is described at being 5’8’’, 180 pounds, blue eyes, with blonde hair and teal highlights underneath.  She was last seen wearing black shorts with green stripe, a black tank…

Kids Learn How To “Grow Together” at West Acres Mall

Northern Plains Botanical Garden Society is teaming up with West Acres Mall to show these little ones how to garden.

FARGO, N.D.– Kids in the area are learning what it takes to have a green thumb during a series called “Grow Together”. Northern Plains Botanical Garden Society is teaming up with West Acres Mall to show these little ones how to garden. The activity teaches kids how to plant a seed in soil and how to take care of it….

Foss Swim School to Open in Old Best Buy Building

The school has locations in several states

FARGO, N.D. –The old Best Buy building near West Acres Mall has been empty for about a year now, but come fall, there will be new businesses inside. Foss Swim School will be opening up in a few months. Construction workers are busy making changes to the building. Foss has a general contractor working, and the footprint of a pool…