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October 15, 2013
Crash prevention: Troopers say wearing seat belts can save lives
North Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Craig Beedy doesn't believe in calling traffic crashes "accidents." Beedy, a 24-year veteran with the patrol,...
October 15, 2013 - 7:19am
October 12, 2013
ND pheasant hunters warned of downed power lines
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Electrical cooperatives in southwest North Dakota are urging pheasant hunters to watch out for downed power lines. Officials say pheasant hunters to take to the fields for Saturday's opener could see some lines that were knocked down from last week's snowstorm....
October 12, 2013 - 11:33am
October 11, 2013
Editorial: Reduce number of First Avenue traffic lights
Jamestown needs to prepare for growth. That includes improving traffic flows on First Avenue by reducing the number of traffic lights and updating any lights the City Council should decide to retain. First Avenue north of the 10th Street intersection currently has six traffic lights....
October 11, 2013 - 6:32am
October 3, 2013
Distracted driving topic of program
The convocations committee at the University of Jamestown will present a free program on distracted driving at 7 p.m. Tuesday in level 2 of the Nafus Student Center. Werner Herzog, a German director, was commissioned by major wireless carriers to make a 35-minute film, "One Second...
October 3, 2013 - 7:19am
September 18, 2013
Don't get caught in the grain
The best way to avoid getting caught in grain slide, be it in a silo, grain elevator or outside pile, is to not be on or in the grain. But as Matt Huls knows, most farmers don't have a choice when moving large quantities of grains like wheat and corn. Huls, leader of the South Dakota...
September 18, 2013 - 7:07am
September 11, 2013
Letter to the editor: Pedestrians should wear bright clothing while walking
If I prevent one accident from happening this is worth it. It was about 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5. I was going up the hill by the Legacy (old hospital) traveling 35 miles per hour. In my observation I saw a 10- or 12-year-old boy dressed so he blended into the location where he...
September 11, 2013 - 7:24am
Letter to the editor: Stoplight by Subway needs clarification on right turns
I wish to add my comments regarding the traffic lights in Jamestown by the Subway restaurant. I was driving home the other day and in front of me was a man on his motorbike. He had his right-hand signal on to turn right but he was centered in the middle of the road. I was stopped...
September 11, 2013 - 7:23am
September 6, 2013
American Crystal challenges safety citations
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. (AP) -- American Crystal Sugar says it's in ongoing talks with the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration to resolve some alleged safety violations at the East Grand Forks plant. OSHA records show inspectors found 26 violations during a routine...
September 6, 2013 - 9:05am
September 3, 2013
Simulator helps operators recognize signs
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A state-of-the art drilling simulator is helping Bakken oil and gas operators work more safely. The TrainND workforce training...
September 3, 2013 - 7:03am
More blowouts a concern for N.D.
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Well control incidents -- or blowouts -- are increasing in the Bakken, prompting regulators to take action. North Dakota has had 23 well control incidents in the past year, according to the Department of Mineral Resources. "That's up significantly," said Lynn...
September 3, 2013 - 7:02am
August 21, 2013
School year is beginning; watch for children
Today is the day summer ends for children and their families around Jamestown as it's the start of the school year for Jamestown Public Schools. We want to remind everyone that from today through next May there will be excited children of all ages walking and running in and around...
August 21, 2013 - 7:18am
July 30, 2013
NDHP conducting car seat checkup
The North Dakota Highway Patrol will sponsor a free car seat checkup from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Jamestown Walmart parking lot. Certified child passenger safety technicians will be on hand to assist parents and caregivers in proper use and installation of children's car safety...
July 30, 2013 - 7:28am
July 25, 2013
Helping make a safer world for children: Safety advocate works to prevent accidental harm
GRAND FORKS -- Cpl. Jenny Lammers of the Grand Forks Police Department said she's seen young children's lives saved in crashes because their car seats were properly installed, and that's just part of the reason she's involved with Safe Kids Grand Forks. "Safe Kids is one of the reasons...
July 25, 2013 - 7:14am
July 24, 2013
Protect yourself from the sun
Here in North Dakota, our summers may be short, and not as hot as many other states, but it is still important to consider sun safety during these warmer months. Whether you work outside, play outside, or only go out when you have to, we all need to think about how we can protect...
July 24, 2013 - 7:40am
June 13, 2013
Safety tips for kids and cars
-- Never leave a child in or around a car alone. -- Put something you need, like your wallet or cellphone, on the floor in the backseat next to your child. -- Get in the habit of opening a rear door every time you get out of your car. -- Keep your vehicle locked at all times, even...
June 13, 2013 - 7:36am