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July 2, 2015
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
May 14, 2015
State parks return to full service Friday
Forum News Service BISMARCK — North Dakota state parks will resume full service on Friday. North Dakota’s state parks have historically been popular destinations for tourists, recording over a million visitors each year, according to a Wednesday news release. Daily vehicle...
May 14, 2015 - 8:34am
May 12, 2015
Parks and Rec to stick with existing Hillcrest irrigation pond
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission decided to keep the existing irrigation pond for Hillcrest Municipal Golf Course. The commission approved 3-1, with Mark Ukestad opposed, eliminating a new irrigation pond project for the golf course. The new irrigation pond was part...
May 12, 2015 - 5:24pm
May 9, 2015
Letter to the editor: TRAC will help increase quality of life in Jamesotwn
Area businesses should support TRAC. The Two Rivers Activity Center needs to be looked at as more than an activity center for the residents of Jamestown. TRAC needs to be considered by all voters as a vital cog to the growth of Jamestown. Homeowners should support TRAC because it...
May 9, 2015 - 7:25am
May 8, 2015
Parks and Rec continues discussion about irrigation pond at Hillcrest
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission did not reach a decision Thursday on whether to change the irrigation pond project for Hillcrest Municipal Golf Course. The commission held a special meeting to go over options for an irrigation pond with golf course architect Kevin Norby. The...
May 8, 2015 - 6:14am
May 4, 2015
Letter to the editor: Facility like TRAC would support community’s goal
On June 2, citizens of Jamestown will have an opportunity to express an opinion by voting on the Two Rivers Activity Center facility. As one of the partners involved in the Community Health Partnership coalition, Central Valley Health District has been monitoring the health of the...
May 4, 2015 - 7:00am
April 30, 2015
Motorcycle riders can earn patch
North Dakota Tourism has made it easier for motorcycle riders to earn a patch that requires them to go through five locations through its Scenic ByRider Program. North Dakota Tourism is making it easier to get the required five locations by adding new routes and state parks to the...
April 30, 2015 - 7:33am
Events planned for 50th anniversary
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015 with 13 events. It all begins with an event that is open to the public at 1 p.m. Friday at the North Dakota Heritage Center’s Pembina River Plaza in Bismarck. North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew...
April 30, 2015 - 7:32am