Skip to main content
A Carnival cruise in the South Pacific descended into a violent mess
Trump administration assault on bipartisan immigration plan ensured its demise
Pain turns political in Parkland after school shootings
Outside NRA Headquarters, hundreds gather in vigil and protest
McMaster says evidence of Russian meddling is 'now really incontrovertible'
nation and world
Red Stripe opens its pockets and comes to the rescue for Jamaica bobsledders
After marathon 11-round shootout, Wild fall to Ducks
IN THE SHOW: Blue Jay boys hockey qualifies for state tourney
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
U.S. mens hockey shut out by Russia 4-0 in preliminary round
What We Think: Bravo to JHS team for LifeSmarts win
McFeely: Heitkamp vs. Cramer sure to be nasty, expensive
Commentary: I'm a Broward County teacher. Thoughts and prayers won't keep my students safe.
Commentary: Air pollution in North Dakota, an oil and coal state, is down 25 percent over the last 5 years
Debt-free alternative to student loans promising
John F. Lonsky
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Pepsi contract is 22 percent of sales
Community calendar of events for Feb. 15, 2018
Lincoln James Hanson
traffic and construction
January 10, 2018
No garbage pickup on MLK Day
There will be no garbage pickup on Monday, Jan. 15, due to the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday, according to the city of Jamestown. The baling facility will also be closed Monday. Monday’s garbage will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday’s routes will be picked up on Wednesday....
January 10, 2018 - 6:55am
January 5, 2018
Keep exit 257: 281 bridge traffic lights supported, closing exit 257 opposed at open house
Gordon Hogue of Jamestown supports placing traffic lights at the on- and off-ramps for exit 258 from Interstate 94 onto U.S. Highway 281, part...
January 5, 2018 - 7:18am
January 4, 2018
Construction permits down in 2017
The value of new commercial and residential construction in Jamestown was down in 2017 compared to the last two years, according to Tom Blackmore,...
January 4, 2018 - 6:57am
DOT PROJECT Proposed work would close exit 257, repair 281 bridge
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is seeking public comment today on a proposed $1.1 million project that would temporarily close...
January 4, 2018 - 6:55am
January 3, 2018
Gas prices may go up soon, but SD gas station owner disagrees
MITCHELL, S.D.—This year may not be great for motorists. Several national reports anticipate the average price for gasoline will jump in...
January 3, 2018 - 5:39pm
December 29, 2017
Meeting Jan. 4 on improvements
The North Dakota Department of Transportation will hold a public input meeting with an open house format to discuss proposed improvements and repairs on U.S. Highway 281 and Interstate 94 from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, at the Hampton Inn, 2700 8th Ave. SW, in Jamestown.
December 29, 2017 - 6:52am
December 27, 2017
SNOW REMOVAL City short of blade operators for storm crew
A shortage of qualified part-time workers for the Jamestown street crew could delay snow plowing in residential areas this winter, according...
December 27, 2017 - 6:51am
December 26, 2017
Water main break reported in northwest Jamestown
Residents in parts of northwest Jamestown are facing temporary water outages today, according to the Jamestown engineer’s office. Crews are repairing a water main break at 4th Avenue Northwest between 8th Street and 9th Street Northwest. Temporary water outages are necessary during...
December 26, 2017 - 10:07am
December 21, 2017
Snow removal starts Thursday
City work crews will begin snow removal on emergency routes and in the downtown area on Thursday, according to the city Street Department. Snow removal in the downtown area starts at 11 p.m. Thursday and will continue through the night. Downtown merchants and all schools are asked...
December 21, 2017 - 6:54am
December 20, 2017
NDDOT offers safe holiday travel tips
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have information and resources to help motorists have safer travel during the holiday season.The National Weather Service is forecasting winter weather for much of the state with bitterly cold temperatures....
December 20, 2017 - 5:08pm
City announces snow removal plan
City work crews will begin snow removal on the emergency routes and in the downtown area on Thursday, according to the city Street Department. Snow removal in the downtown area starts at 11 p.m. Thursday and will continue through the night. Downtown merchants and all schools are asked...
December 20, 2017 - 2:36pm
December 16, 2017
Curve to nowhere could lead to development
The turn that appears to lead nowhere on the new road between the Menards area and Jamestown Regional Medical Center is actually part of plans...
December 16, 2017 - 5:51am
December 14, 2017
JRMC reports multiple falls in icy conditions
Icy conditions have made for treacherous travel in a car or on foot in the Jamestown area, according to reports from law enforcement and medical...
December 14, 2017 - 10:45am
Residents share views on public transportation plan
Deb and Steve Thompson enjoy bicycling around Jamestown when it’s warm enough outside. The Thompsons were two of about a dozen or so people...
December 14, 2017 - 7:09am
December 9, 2017
NDDOT notes website for business
Potential scams are targeting motor vehicle and driver’s license customers, the North Dakota Department of Transportation said Friday. It is possible when typing internet search terms such as “North Dakota DMV” (department of motor vehicles), that people will be directed to...
December 9, 2017 - 6:49am