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Preventable boating accidents
GRAND FORKS — Boating accidents and fatalities in Minnesota have remained steady over the last several years, most of which could have been...
July 24, 2015 - 7:00am
July 16, 2015
New repair station to help mountain bikers maintain equipment
Flat tires or broken chains are now less of a problem for mountain bikers on the trails near Pipestem Dam. A bicycle repair station, complete...
July 16, 2015 - 7:33am
July 10, 2015
Lap swimming moving from JHS
Evening lap swimming at the Jamestown High School has been moved to the Jamestown Municipal Pool due to a lack of available lifeguards, according to the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department. Evening lap swimming will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Monday and Wednesday. A family...
July 10, 2015 - 6:48am
Letter to the editor: Available pools couldn’t meet needs for everyone’s use
The letter to the editor by Jill Shaffer that was published June 30 in The Sun is correct in saying no transition plan exists to retain year-round aquatics in Jamestown until the opening of the Two Rivers Activity Center in two years. But it is not because efforts weren’t made by...
July 10, 2015 - 6:45am
July 7, 2015
Carnival gets US approval to operate Cuba cruises
Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, said it had received U.S. approvals to operate cruises to Cuba and planned to start in May. The United States and Cuba have been working to thaw relations after more than five decades of animosity that had led to trade embargos...
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July 7, 2015 - 10:52am
Pool carnival set for Thursday
The Jamestown Parks Program will host a pool carnival (weather permitting) at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Jamestown Municipal Pool. The cost to get in the pool is $3 per person unless an individual has a season pass. Games and prizes will be available for everyone. No supervised Parks...
July 7, 2015 - 6:57am
July 2, 2015
Parks and Rec to host dog show Tuesday
The Jamestown Parks Program will host a dog show at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Eventide Jamestown. The event is open to the public. Anyone can enter his or her dog in the show. Awards will be given for different categories. There will be no supervised Parks Program activities at Meidinger,...
July 2, 2015 - 7:08am
TRAC Board reviews input
The Two Rivers Activity Center Board of Directors said it will continue to review public input although not all ideas will become part of the project. The board met Wednesday and reviewed messages left at its website and Facebook page as well as comments made during the June 23 public...
July 2, 2015 - 6:45am
July 1, 2015
Officials to discuss alcohol at games
FARGO — Fargodome officials will begin discussions with North Dakota State University about serving alcohol in suites during Bison football games. John Q. Paulsen, president of the Fargo Dome Authority board, told the board Tuesday that he spoke with NDSU President Dean Bresciani,...
July 1, 2015 - 8:02am
June 30, 2015
Letter to the editor: No transition plan exists to retain year-round aquatics
Thanks to the dedicated advocates of the Two Rivers Activity Center and progressively-minded residents, Jamestown will be the recipient of a new state-of-the-art fitness facility. TRAC was a timely vision. The Community Health Partnership of Stutsman County recently released the community...
June 30, 2015 - 6:55am
June 13, 2015
Pool Carnival set for Tuesday
The Jamestown Parks Program will host a Pool Carnival, weather permitting, at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Jamestown Municipal Pool. The cost to get in the pool is $3 per person, unless an individual has a season pass. There will be games and prizes for everyone. No supervised Parks Program...
June 13, 2015 - 7:34am
June 5, 2015
Dakota Recreation Report - June 5
Jamestown Sun Dakota Recreation Report June 5, 2015 Patricia Stockdill Outdoor Notes: June 6: Grahams Island State Park N.D. Parks & Recreation Dept. 50th anniversary tree planting ceremony, 9 a.m. Tournaments: June 6-7: Spiritwood Lake. June 6: Devils Lake, East Bay;...
June 5, 2015 - 8:11am
June 3, 2015
UPDATED: Voters approve TRAC
Jamestown voters approved a 1 percent sales tax Tuesday to fund construction of the Two Rivers Activity Center. In unofficial results, 1,771 voted yes and 1,178 voted no, a difference of 593 votes. Four ballots were sent to the Canvass Board for approval or rejection. “The...
June 3, 2015 - 7:30am
May 30, 2015
Parks program begins Tuesday
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department is offering the parks program at Meidinger, McElroy, Nickeus and Leapaldt parks beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday for children ages 6-12. These parks will provide supervised activities Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4:30...
May 30, 2015 - 7:54am
May 29, 2015
Michael Jackson's Neverland ranch on market for $100 mln
NEW YORK - The sprawling Neverland ranch in California once owned by the late pop star Michael Jackson is for sale for $100 million, Sotheby's International Realty said on Friday. The 2,700 acre estate in Los Olivos, which once featured a zoo and amusement park where...
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May 29, 2015 - 7:15pm