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Wrong winner first announced at Oscars, but it’s ‘Moonlight' for best picture
Load restrictions to begin Tuesday
Chamber to hold legislative forum
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From the archives: 'Something weird happened tonight' when a ND basketball team won with 4 points
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Schiele earns state championship
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
Letter to the editor: Hoeven should hold open forum
Letter to the editor: Man did a gracious deed
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
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Auditions for show set for Thursday
Faith-based counseling service growing in Jamestown: Victory Christian Counseling Center hires Heller to provide services in Jamestown
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‘Which Way, America?': Bible prophecy seminar begins today in Jamestown
Christian Bible talk set for Sunday
Community calendar of events for Feb. 27, 2017
Weekend calendar for Feb. 25, 2017
Bill would allow smaller schools to carry over more funds
Ron and Rosemary Shasky
Load restrictions to begin Tuesday
Load restrictions will be added to all highways south of Interstate 94 in the southern portion of North Dakota, which includes highways west of U.S. Highway 83 in Billings, Dunn, McKenzie, Mercer, Oliver, Stark, Morton and McClean counties. The load restrictions will be in effect...
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February 23, 2017
Load restrictions planned for western North Dakota
Road load restrictions are set to go into effect Friday, Feb. 24, for parts of western North Dakota, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. State highways west of the Missouri River and south of U.S. Interstate 94, along with additional highways in the northwest...
February 23, 2017 - 10:54am
February 22, 2017
Land annexed for planned road
The Jamestown Finance and Legal Committee recommended Tuesday approving ordinances to annex land along the planned road from the Menards area to Jamestown Regional Medical Center. The annexation ordinance moves to the City Council on March 6 for its first reading.
February 22, 2017 - 6:51am
February 14, 2017
Letter to the editor: Update ND’s distracting driving law
Kelsie Myers grew up in Crosby, N.D. She loved to snowmobile, Jet Ski, sing, dance and spend time with her friends. She was a sweet kid with a promising future. Tragedy struck her family and friends when she was killed at age 19 after her car was hit by a freight train west of...
February 14, 2017 - 6:48am
February 7, 2017
Texas bullet train clears some land issues ahead of U.S.- Japan talks
AUSTIN, Texas - A Texas high-speed rail company announced agreements to withdraw nearly all its pending land survey court cases on Tuesday, days before the leaders of Japan and the United States are expected to discuss a joint jobs package that may include the project.Texas Central...
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February 7, 2017 - 8:00pm
February 1, 2017
Letter to the editor: Use taxpayer money to benefit Jamestown
The “$3.4 million mile” as an alternative route to the hospital is yet another example of the local government exploiting Jamestown property taxpayers to subsidize investors. The mayor and most Jamestown City Council members are perpetuating the false narrative of Jamestown...
February 1, 2017 - 6:52am
January 30, 2017
Letter to the editor: Speed limit on interstates should be 70 mph
I do not believe that Sen. Lonnie Laffen, R-Grand Forks, has done his homework when it comes to proposing an 80 mph speed limit on North Dakota interstate highways. Laffen makes the claim that the higher speed limit would be “more efficient.” He is wrong! According to studies...
January 30, 2017 - 6:55am
January 27, 2017
Senate bill could save NDDOT $2.1 million by closing section shops
A bill introduced in the North Dakota Senate earlier this month could save the North Dakota Department of Transportation $2.1 million by closing eight of the department's 67 maintenance sections shops around North Dakota, including shops in Courtenay, Gackle and Litchville.
January 27, 2017 - 6:58am
January 26, 2017
Legislature looks for funding for statewide radio plan
Efforts to create a statewide interoperability radio network fund have generated at least two bills in the North Dakota Legislature. House Bill 1178 allows counties to raise the tax on phone services, including cellphones, from $1.50 to $2 per month with the increase dedicated to...
January 26, 2017 - 6:32am
January 25, 2017
N.D. legislature looks for funding for statewide radio plan
BISMARCK — Efforts to create a statewide interoperability radio network fund have generated at least two bills in the North Dakota Legislature....
January 25, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 20, 2017
Going up: Jamestown, Devils Lake, Bismarck airports see increase in paid passenger boardings in 2016
The Jamestown, Devils Lake and Bismarck airports were the only commercial service airports in the state to see increases in paid passenger boardings...
January 20, 2017 - 8:58am
January 10, 2017
Mayor says all parties now agree to road to JRMC
Agreements needed to build a road connecting the Menards area to Jamestown Regional Medical Center have been at least verbally made, according...
January 10, 2017 - 7:02am
Gas prices see uptick in North Dakota, Minnesota
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Motorists might be seeing higher fuel prices today than they paid just a few weeks ago. The average retail cost for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline has increased by more than 5 cents in the past week, coming out to a North Dakota average of about $2.26...
January 10, 2017 - 6:47am
January 6, 2017
Committee recommends only one license plate
BISMARCK — Opponents to single license plates included gas station and convenience store owners, who said not having a front license plate could make it more difficult to catch gas station drive-offs and other thefts. Lawmakers in support of HB1084 said one benefit of only having...
January 6, 2017 - 7:01am
January 5, 2017
NDSU uses transportation grant to develop ways to make roads, bridges safer
FARGO—Researchers in Fargo hope to develop new ways to make roads and bridges in the region safer, and make them last longer, through a...
January 5, 2017 - 6:54am