STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH Putting oilfield brine on roads could help clear the air
WATFORD CITY, N.D. What is now considered oilfield waste could be reused as an affordable way to control dust on western North Dakota roads, officials said Wednesday.
The North Dakota Department of ... Posted on 6/13/13 at 12:25 AM
THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Fire damages Royal Gorge Bridge in Colorado
Bridgehunter's Chronicles Newsflyer: 12 June, 2013
Spanning the Arkansas River near Canon City, the Royal Gorge Suspension Bridge still represents one of the best kept secrets as far as it... Posted on 6/12/13 at 3:58 AM
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF NORTH DAKOTA Three North Dakota cities receive Playful City USA designation
By Ryan Schuster
Bismarck, Fargo and West Fargo are three of 217 cities from 43 states that have received the 2013 Playful City USA designation to honor local commitment to play and physical activity... Posted on 5/24/13 at 8:50 AM
JIMMY JABBER Duluth-area leaders bring a message of thanks to Capitol
ST. PAUL Previous years visits to the state Capitol by Northeastern Minnesota community leaders included requests to fund projects such as an airport terminal, a hockey arena, an intermodal transpo... Posted on 2/14/13 at 1:00 AM
Residents of this picturesque Lake Michigan community are known to quip, "The view of the bay is half your pay." It's a sardonic commentary on the local wage scale, but also a tribute to the stunning scenery and small-town quality of life that have lured many a newcomer from the big city — and make the area one of the Midwest's top tourist draws.
Kansas City was announced Wednesday as the host site for the only advance public screenings of a film chronicling the rise of Jackie Robinson, a nod to the city where the baseball great made his professional debut two years before breaking the major league color barrier.
City Council members made their first comments on a proposed ordinance concerning real estate development at its regular meeting Monday.
The draft ordinance requires the developers to pay 25 percent of the cost of water and sewer mains, raising streets and alleys to grade, providing slope protection to prevent erosion, surfacing streets and alleys, constructing curbs and gutters and provide any necessary storm sewers, culverts or bridges.
Jamestown city employees can anticipate a bump in salaries starting in 2013. The City Council approved including in the budget pay raises totaling 4.5 percent for most municipal workers during a special budget meeting Monday.
The city of Jamestown will continue to investigate the feasibility of putting in approximately two blocks of sidewalk between Dairy Queen and the bridge east of it, the Public Works Committee decided Thursday.
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