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Letter to the editor: Jamestown could learn from VC’s recycling center’s operation
Letter to the editor: Proposal raises questions on water project
Measure 4 is an end-around on ND's legislative process
Autumn's timely cool down
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Julie Ann "Merna" VenHuizen
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Great Stories of the Great Plains: 1903 Jamestown crowd nearly lynches police officer
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The fantastic flight of the monarch butterfly
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Community calendar of events for Sept. 28, 2016
F-M Icelandic Klub offers scholarships
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Marion native receives MSUAA's Golden Award
Northwest Tire to donate to state schools
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Troske pleads guilty to murdering Pingree man, shooting New Rockford woman
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
June 24, 2016
City moving toward stormwater utility
Residents could see an increase of $2.10 per month to utility bills after the Jamestown Public Works Committee moved closer to adopting a stormwater utility during its meeting Thursday. The $2.10 fee is based on preliminary estimates, according to Jamestown Mayor Katie Andersen. The...
June 24, 2016 - 7:15am
May 3, 2016
Counties facing closed bridge seek grants
NIELSVILLE, Minn.--The fate of the Red River's Nielsville Bridge, which has been closed since September, now rests with the federal government. Polk County has applied for a $9 million federal Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery program grant. If approved, the...
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May 3, 2016 - 6:45am
March 24, 2016
Icy roads lead to crashes, closures
RAY, N.D. — Icy roads contributed to several vehicle crashes in northwest North Dakota Wednesday, including a crash near Ray that injured three men, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. A Chevrolet Express van was headed east on U.S. Highway 2 west of Ray when it lost control...
March 24, 2016 - 6:38am
August 12, 2015
Partial road closures start today
Portions of 6th Avenue and 4th Avenue Northwest and 4th Avenue Northeast will be closed starting today for two to three days for road work, according to the city engineer’s office. Sixth Avenue Northwest between 12th Street and 15th Street Northwest will be closed. Fourth Avenue...
August 12, 2015 - 7:10am
August 1, 2015
Financing the growth
The Land Use and Transportation Plan provides a map of the roads Jamestown could need to meet future growth. Paying for those roads is at least...
August 1, 2015 - 6:36am