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September 14, 2016
Streets closed in southwest Jamestown
A water main replacement is causing detours in southwest Jamestown today, according to the city engineer’s office. Detours are in place at 16th Street Southwest and 16th Avenue Southwest. Detour signs are in place in the area. The length of the road closure is contingent on changing...
September 14, 2016 - 8:39am
September 13, 2016
Ordinance change goes back to council
An ordinance change requiring traffic impact studies for new developments is headed back to the Jamestown City Council for reconsideration. The change amends several sections of city ordinance dealing with development and traffic flows. Chris Clanahan, planner with SRF Consulting...
September 13, 2016 - 6:44am
July 27, 2016
Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – A four-lane highway heading south of Watford City is critical for improving safety and promoting economic development...
July 27, 2016 - 7:07am
July 23, 2016
Sinkhole affects traffic
Vehicle traffic was reduced to two lanes Friday on Fifth Avenue Northeast, where a sinkhole had developed. Crews worked on the repair. John M....
July 23, 2016 - 7:09am
July 22, 2016
Badlands a sensitive subject with plans to widen U.S. 85
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — The public will be asked for input next week on alternatives for the proposed four-laning of U.S. Highway 85 south...
July 22, 2016 - 7:06am
July 14, 2016
Dayton warns freeway protests are dangerous
MINNEAPOLIS—Gov. Mark Dayton does not mind protesters camping outside of his official residence 24 hours a day, but said two interstate...
July 14, 2016 - 6:32am
July 13, 2016
Studying traffic: Traffic impact study useful, but who pays the bill?
Most Jamestown officials agree it’s useful to know what impacts new developments have on traffic flows in those areas. The issue is who should...
July 13, 2016 - 6:51am
July 9, 2016
Traffic signals being repaired
The traffic signals at 4th Street and First Avenue North are in flash mode due to maintenance/repairs, the city’s engineer office said Friday. The repair work is expected to be completed on Tuesday contingent upon changing weather conditions. In addition, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m....
July 9, 2016 - 6:36am
June 8, 2016
N.D. teens lead in distracted driving
Police and educators say preparation, experience and weather are the main reasons why North Dakota teens have some of the nation’s highest...
June 8, 2016 - 6:47am
May 26, 2016
Jamestown man continues to improve after wheelchair-train accident
A Jamestown man who was struck by a BNSF train last month while he was in a wheelchair is recovering from his injuries, said his sister. Sheryl...
May 26, 2016 - 7:01am
May 8, 2016
Florida police arrest man in crash that killed martial arts fighter
A man driving on a suspended license with a history of serious traffic offenses has been arrested in last week's hit-and-run pedestrian crash in Florida that killed mixed martial arts fighter Jordan "Pretty Boy" Parsons, police said. Dennis Wright, 28, who investigators said was driving...
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May 8, 2016 - 10:15pm
Bless other drivers by using turn signals
Good morning, class. This is the first session of “Remedial Turn Signals 100” for which no college credit will be given but an embossed certificate will be awarded upon completion of the practicum. Now I noticed that North Dakota AARP has been holding driver education sessions...
June 8, 2015 - 7:09am
May 5, 2015
State to replace traffic signals
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is in the process of replacing a number of traffic signals to the new flashing yellow arrow left-turn signals. The new flashing yellow arrow replaces the green ball over left turn lanes. Motorists will see more flashing yellow arrow turn...
May 5, 2015 - 7:13am
February 19, 2015
Driver cited for getting tractor-trailer stuck beneath Jamestown viaduct
A 31-year-old West Fargo, N.D., man who got a tractor-trailer stuck in the viaduct on 4th Avenue Northeast Friday morning was cited for operating...
February 19, 2015 - 7:15am
January 30, 2015
Semitrailer hauling cattle overturns on I-94 near Jamestown
Law enforcement officials responded to a report before 5 a.m. today of an overturned semitrailer hauling cattle on Interstate 94 near Jamestown. Officers were still at the scene as of noon. The accident happened just east of exit 257, the exit to Jamestown Regional Medical Center....
January 30, 2015 - 12:13pm