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October 9, 2017
JFD responds to gas leak
A strong smell of sewer gas prompted a response from the Jamestown Fire Department Monday afternoon.Stutsman County Communications Center sent the department to 220 Northland Estates after receiving a call about a possible gas leak. JFD Lt. Preston Bear said there was no gas leak...
October 9, 2017 - 6:36pm
LEPC authorizes brochure distribution
Stutsman County residents will be receiving a brochure on outdoor burning restrictions and resources in the next month, according Jerry Bergquist, Stutsman County emergency manager. The Local Emergency Planning Committee on Friday authorized up to $2,000 to distribute the brochure...
September 9, 2017 - 6:57am
September 3, 2017
JFD extinguishes dumpster fire
The Jamestown Fire Department extinguished a dumpster fire Sunday evening. The department was called to 1601 12th Ave. NE by Stutsman County Communications at 6:12 p.m. JFD Lt. Sheldon Mohr said the cause of the fire was unknown, and the fire was extinguished in about 5 minutes. The...
September 3, 2017 - 7:53pm
Jamestown Fire Department calls Aug. 11-30
Jamestown Fire Department calls Aug. 11-30: Fire department calls: Aug. 15: 11:55 a.m., fire department responded to 1213 6th Ave. SE, to a report of a garage on fire. Firefighters extinguished the fire and investigated. Cause: investigation turned over to the Jamestown Police Department....
September 3, 2017 - 3:23pm
July 25, 2017
Drought emergency declared here
Stutsman County Commission Chair Mark Klose signed a drought emergency declaration on Tuesday, July 25.
July 25, 2017 - 6:24pm
July 24, 2017
Blood runs: A little-known service from state troopers
The next time you see a state trooper zipping down the road with lights and sirens on, it may not be for the reason you think. Troopers deal...
July 24, 2017 - 8:43am
June 29, 2017
Search underway for Moorhead college swimming instructor missing in Red River
FARGO — For the second time in a month, emergency crews are searching the Red River, looking this time for a Minnesota State University...
June 29, 2017 - 10:44pm
May 10, 2017
JRFD responds to pasture fire
The Jamestown Rural Fire Department responded to a pasture fire Wednesday afternoon near Buchanan. JRFD was dispatched by the Stutsman County...
May 10, 2017 - 6:21pm
March 11, 2017
County LEPC reviews river level forecasts
The Stutsman County emergency manager called the news from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers this week regarding possible spring flooding good for the community. Jerry Bergquist told the Stutsman County Local Emergency Planning Committee Friday that the forecasts from the Corps of...
March 11, 2017 - 6:44am
December 10, 2016
Local committee plans for radio update
The Local Emergency Planning Committee nominated Frank Balak of Central Valley Health District and Brian Paulson of Jamestown Rural Fire Department for consideration by the Stutsman County Commission for membership to the Coordinated Regional Interoperability Board for southeast North...
December 10, 2016 - 7:40am
October 12, 2016
Texting to 911 now available in North Dakota
Texting to 911 is now available in North Dakota, according to the North Dakota Association of Counties. Stutsman County Emergency Manager Jerry...
October 12, 2016 - 5:54am
August 8, 2016
Training exercise at airport, JRMC today
Local emergency response agencies will participate in a full-scale training exercise at Jamestown Regional Airport today, according to Jerry Bergquist, Stutsman County Emergency Management. The exercise is designed to test the airport’s emergency operations plan and resource capabilities...
August 8, 2016 - 6:40am
March 5, 2016
Michigan criticized for weak oversight of drinking water
DETROIT - Michigan's Department of Environmental Quality failed to adequately monitor the city of Flint's switch of the source of its drinking water, which later became contaminated with dangerously high levels of lead, the state's auditor general said on Friday. Flint, a predominantly...
March 5, 2016 - 1:00am
January 7, 2016
California governor declares LA-area gas leak an emergency
LOS ANGELES - Governor Jerry Brown on Wednesday declared a Los Angeles-area natural gas leak that has been sickening nearby residents for more than two months an emergency, calling for alternatives to stop the underground leak if existing efforts fail.Southern California Gas Co, which...
January 7, 2016 - 1:00am
November 20, 2015
Are you prepared?
Health and emergency management officials are hoping to help members of the community become better prepared for disasters by asking "Are You...
November 20, 2015 - 6:54am