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Letter to the editor: Lorenzes w ill be hard to replace
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Put sales tax back on ballot
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Loretta Eva Kaufman
‘A Magical Medora Christmas’
HAPPENING for Dec. 8, 2016
UJ’s annual Christmas concert starts
‘The 12 Joys of Christmas’
Atonement Lutheran Church postpones Christmas festival to Dec. 14
Updated -- Community Calendar for Wednesday, Dec. 7
Mielke earns target shooting award
Students take part in Concordia concerts
Schools to dismiss early Wednesday
Crabtree receives JHS honors
Births -- Tuesday, Dec. 6
Hannah Jean Klym
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December 8, 2016
UPDATE: Carrington area highways remain closed
Some highways in the Carrington area are still blocked, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. U.S. Highway 52 between Carrington and Harvey is closed and impassable due to stranded vehicles. N.D. Highway 200 has been opened to motorists traveling east from Carrington. U.S....
15 hours 3 min ago
Traffic impact study back on agenda
An ordinance to require developers of large projects to conduct a traffic impact study will get a first reading at the Dec. 5 City Council meeting, after a 3-2 vote Monday with Mayor Katie Andersen and Councilman Steve Brubakken dissenting. The vote allows consideration of the ordinance,...
November 8, 2016 - 6:53am
November 7, 2016
A planned road to connect the Menards area to the Jamestown Regional Medical Center may be headed back to the drawing board, according to Jamestown Mayor Katie Andersen. "The negotiation with one landowner has not succeeded," she said. "We're still hoping but looking at alternative...
November 7, 2016 - 6:32am
October 29, 2016
Work to start Monday in areas
The city engineer’s office announced Friday that work will begin next week in two areas in the city. Lane restrictions will occur at 5th Street and 12th Avenue Northeast as street and underground utility work begins starting Monday, Oct. 31, through Thursday, Nov. 3. Railroad work...
October 29, 2016 - 6:53am
‘A great day for the city of Killdeer’
KILLDEER, N.D. — Sandy Schaefer grew up in Killdeer. She remembers the times where walking across Central Avenue, which also happens to be a portion of North Dakota Highway 22, was nearly impossible as truck after truck sped through downtown. Now she has the opportunity to be a...
September 29, 2016 - 6:48am
September 14, 2016
Dickinson cracks down on overweight trucks to save roads
DICKINSON, N.D. — The city of Dickinson has collected more than $83,000 in fines from overweight trucks since the beginning of the year, according to the Dickinson Municipal Court records. This amount is an increase from last year, when the city collected $56,590, though part of...
September 14, 2016 - 7:01am
September 7, 2016
Hospital road delayed till 2017
Construction on a planned road between the Menards area and Jamestown Regional Medical Center will be delayed until next year, according to Travis...
September 7, 2016 - 6:50am
August 29, 2016
Detour today in southwest Jamestown
Travelers in southwest Jamestown will see some detours for utility work, according to the city engineer’s office. Beginning Monday, traffic will be detoured at 16th Street between 11th Avenue and 16th Avenue Southwest. Roads will be reopened as soon as construction work is completed....
August 29, 2016 - 10:57am
August 26, 2016
Part of the funding for a second access road to the Jamestown Regional Medical Center has been established. The road would connect the Menards area to JRMC. Interstate Engineering is negotiating on behalf of the city of Jamestown with landowners to provide land for the route and to...
August 26, 2016 - 6:33am
August 17, 2016
Letter to the editor: Questions remain on development project
The Jamestown Planning Commission recently tabled a request for a replat of land in the city limits west of the Jamestown Regional Medical Center and requested of those requesting the replatting some answers to questions the Planning Commission asked. My question is: What plans...
August 17, 2016 - 7:07am
July 30, 2016
The LUTP at one year
It has been about one year since the Jamestown Land Use and Transportation Plan was approved, and one of its high-priority projects is in the...
July 30, 2016 - 6:38am
July 25, 2016
Canadian federal court can’t rule on disputed border road
The plaintiffs were surprised by the defendants’ move to rely on jurisdiction to decide the case, according to court documents, but they believed postponing the trial to decide jurisdiction could cause significant delays that could jeopardize their case. There also were questions...
July 25, 2016 - 6:57am
July 18, 2016
Construction project on I-94 begins today
A construction project will begin today on the westbound lane of Interstate 94 at the Maple River Bridge near Casselton, N.D., according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. The project will be about half mile long and consist of a deck repair. During construction, a...
July 18, 2016 - 9:38am
July 6, 2016
City Council approves special district for TRAC street paving
A special assessment district to cover the cost of paving, water, sanitary sewer and storm sewer improvements for Fifth Street Northeast passed the Jamestown City Council on a 4-1 vote Tuesday. Councilman Dan Buchanan cast the lone dissenting vote. The project improves the street...
July 6, 2016 - 6:33am
June 29, 2016
Second Avenue Southeast closed for construction
Road construction is forcing a temporary closure of a street in southeast Jamestown, according to the City Engineer’s Office. Second Avenue Southeast between 6th Street Southeast and 8th Street Southeast will be closed today and Thursday. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution...
June 29, 2016 - 1:11pm