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The West Fargo lagoons, seen here in an April 11 aerial photo, have been blamed for some of the bad odor in West Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor

Spring is in the air, and it stinks

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WEST FARGO - Spring is in the air, but it might not be the sweet scent of blossoming flowers that tickles your nostrils.

Sewage lagoons in West Fargo have left a pungent odor in the breeze, and it's hard to miss around town when the wind blows just right.


Some residents in Fargo have also reported a smell wafting around the city. The source of that remains a mystery, but it's possible it's a lingering effect from West Fargo's lagoons.

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