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Community calendar of events for June 21, 2017
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June 20, 2017
Leapaldt Park Day is today
The Jamestown Parks Program will be hosting Leapaldt Park Day in Leapaldt Park from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 20. There will be games and fun for all ages. The event is free and open to the public. Parents are responsible for transportation. There will be no supervised activities...
June 20, 2017 - 6:51am
June 18, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: A wily heron moves north to nest
GRAND FORKS — A green heron nest has been found in Grand Forks. This is noteworthy because it continues a streak of infrequent but regular...
June 18, 2017 - 9:20am
June 16, 2017
Pool Carnival set for today
The Jamestown Parks Program will host a Pool Carnival, weather permitting, from 1 to 3:45 p.m. Friday, June 16, at the Jamestown Municipal Pool. There will be games and prizes for everyone. The cost to get in the pool is $3 per person, unless you have a season pass. There will be...
June 16, 2017 - 6:46am
June 13, 2017
TRAC nears opening
There is less than seven weeks to go before the first phase of the Two Rivers Activity Center is completed. At the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission District Board of Park Commissioners meeting Monday, Amy Walters, TRAC manager, said construction work in and around the activity...
June 13, 2017 - 9:46am
June 11, 2017
Always in Season: Who's that tapping on the window?
The song sparrow is a resident bird at Magpie Ridge, which is what Suezette and I call our place west of Gilby, N.D. It would have been more...
June 11, 2017 - 2:41pm
June 8, 2017
Temperatures in the mid-80s and lots of sunshine Wednesday afternoon brought people outdoors, including this group enjoying some quality boat...
June 8, 2017 - 6:44am
June 4, 2017
Always in Season: Bird world delivers another surprise
Memorial Day's scarlet tanager was a surprise. I didn't see the actual bird, but only its picture. Not that I hadn't been watching for scarlet...
June 4, 2017 - 6:05pm
May 30, 2017
New visitor center at Grahams Island State Park offers one-stop service
GRAHAMS ISLAND STATE PARK, N.D.—The Visitor Center at Grahams Island State Park used to be hidden in the maintenance shop, an inconspicuous...
May 30, 2017 - 10:24pm
May 28, 2017
Always in Season: The sora surprises again and again
The sora is a surprising bird. Here is what The American Museum of Natural History, in "Birds of North America," has to say about the bird: "Despite...
May 28, 2017 - 3:31pm
May 21, 2017
Always in Season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Ahem, dear reader: The subject this week is bird breasts. To be sure, the breast is not the first part to examine when trying to identify a bird....
May 21, 2017 - 4:41pm
April 23, 2017
Always in Season: Mourning dove known for its call
The voice of the mourning dove has been misapplied. It is associated with grief, yet it is a sound of comfort, signaling both springtime and...
April 23, 2017 - 1:42pm
April 9, 2017
Similar distances, different experiences
National Park Week begins Saturday and continues through April 23, and the annual event offers an opportunity to learn more about these recreational...
April 9, 2017 - 11:45am
Always in Season: Too many snow geese fill the sky
It's about 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning. I'm on North Dakota Highway 1 about 9 miles southwest of Cooperstown, N.D., and there are about 90,000...
April 9, 2017 - 9:46am
April 3, 2017
Little engines, big dreams
George Dockter smiles when you ask him about his latest engine project. Dockter, of Jamestown, has worked for 42 years at UTC Aerospace Systems....
April 3, 2017 - 11:53am
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
This is a good time of year to appreciate black-capped chickadees. They're conspicuous this time of year, but pretty soon they'll be hard to...
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm