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December 9, 2017
Jamestown Fire Department calls Dec 1-6:
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December 9, 2017 - 6:46am
December 7, 2017
Fire, fear stretch across southern California as wildfires roar from Ventura to San Diego
CARPINTERIA, Calif. - Fire continued to tear across southern California on Thursday, surrounding communities and shrouding much of the region...
December 7, 2017 - 8:56pm
Extraordinary footage shows man rescuing rabbit as California fires burn
Images and video from the latest widespread wildfires in California paint the picture of a flaming hellscape where all hope is lost. One small...
December 7, 2017 - 6:44am
November 30, 2017
Fire destroys former dairy barn
Fire destroyed a former dairy barn, milk house and a breezeway that connected the two structures early Wednesday morning. The connected structures were destroyed by a fire at 4947 43rd St. SE early Wednesday, according to Eric Becker, fire chief for the Streeter Fire Protection...
November 30, 2017 - 6:52am
November 11, 2017
Jamestown Fire Department calls Nov. 1-8
Nov. 3: 11:16 a.m., fire department responded to 452 2nd St. SW, to a report of smoke. Firefighters extinguished the fire and investigated. Cause: illegal open burning within city limits. No injuries reported. Time out: 45 minutes. Ready squad calls for fire alarm activations where...
November 11, 2017 - 7:27am
October 18, 2017
Red Flag fire weather warning issued for portions of ND, Minnesota
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for most of North Dakota and a portion of northwest Minnesota. The warning was issued...
October 18, 2017 - 10:22am
October 10, 2017
'The Night America Burned': The deadliest - and most overlooked - fire in U.S. history
On the morning of Sunday, Oct. 8, 1871, the citizens of Peshtigo, a Wisconsin lumber town up a dirt road from Green Bay, went to church and prayed...
October 10, 2017 - 7:45pm
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 10, 2017 - 7:01am
October 7, 2017
Jamestown Fire Department calls Sept. 29-Oct. 4:
October 7, 2017 - 7:05am
September 9, 2017
Second fire reported on icehouse trail
The Jamestown Fire Department extinguished a riverbank fire for the second time this week. According to Stutsman County Communications Center, JFD was alerted to a grass fire on the riverbank behind homes in the 400 block of 4th Ave. SW at around 4:17 p.m. Friday. JFD arrived on...
September 9, 2017 - 6:59am
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
JRFD responds to controlled burns
Landowners who call Stutsman County Communications Center prior to conducting controlled burns may help avoid fire department calls to the scene, according to Chief Ben Maulding of the Jamestown Rural Fire Department.
September 9, 2017 - 6:56am
August 23, 2017
JRFD call was controlled burn
A call about a possible combine fire turned out to be a controlled burn, according to Jamestown Rural Fire Department. A driver on Interstate 94 called in a possible fire at mile marker 251 at around 1:28 p.m., according to Stutsman County Communications Center. JRFD responded to...
August 23, 2017 - 6:52am
August 2, 2017
Truck fire occurs on Interstate 94
Cleveland Rural Fire District responded to a report of a vehicle fire Monday on Interstate 94. Stutsman County Communications Center dispatched CRFD at 5:21 p.m. to a report of a pickup truck pulling a camper with fire underneath the truck at mile marker 237, just west of the N.D....
August 2, 2017 - 6:48am
July 27, 2017
Trails, campgrounds open after national park fires in ND contained
MEDORA, N.D. -- A wildfire which burned more than 5,000 acres in western North Dakota is considered contained, officials from the U.S. Forest...
July 27, 2017 - 9:51pm