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Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Orchard Fire to perform Wednesday at Stutsman County Fair
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
nation and world
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
UND remains confident in Summit League despite IUPUI move
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Darrell D. Domek & Lorraine Fay Domek
Connie L. Hayes
New books at the libraries
New materials at Alfred Dickey Library for June 21, 2017
Barry places in fiddler contest
Norman to speak at chat
43 donate at ACC blood drive
Community calendar of events for June 28, 2017
Schoeler receives NDSU award
Jangula named to DSU list
Kallenbach receives NDSU scholarship
Anita "Ann" Scholz
Births for June 15, 2017
April 9, 2017
Perfect plants for apartment-living
FARGO — April showers bring May flowers. But what does apartment-living bring? The beauty of plants is that they can literally add life...
April 9, 2017 - 11:03am
February 27, 2017
City wide tree trimming
City of Jamestown Street Department crews will trim tree branches that overhang streets and alleys to prevent interference with traffic and street maintenance equipment. The city forestry office announced that branches covering traffic signs and signals will be removed so drivers...
February 27, 2017 - 11:10am
January 28, 2017
Champion trees added to state’s Register of Champion Trees
Four new champion trees have been added to the state’s 2016 Register of Champion Trees, according to State Forester Larry Kotchman. The North Dakota Register of Champion Trees is the official list of the largest tree of each native and non-native species in the state and is maintained...
January 28, 2017 - 8:57am
December 29, 2016
WEIGHTY MATTER Broken limbs from snowy, ice-covered trees a hazard
Almost all the trees in Jamestown are covered in ice and snow after a storm earlier this week. While ice-covered tree branches have a pleasant...
December 29, 2016 - 6:45am
September 10, 2016
Arbor Day marked with tree planting
This Arbor Day should hold special importance in Jamestown, according to Sheri Steckler, city forester. "We've been taking out a lot more trees than we've been planting," she said. "The past three years we've taken out about 400 trees due to Dutch elm alone."
September 10, 2016 - 6:31am
April 23, 2016
Cutting down some wood
Brant Mickelson of Northern Tree Service, begins cutting pieces of a tree trunk after pruning off the limbs of an older ash tree early Friday...
April 23, 2016 - 6:53am
April 13, 2016
City forester says tree inspections to begin soon
Annual tree inspections for public property will begin soon, according to Jamestown City Forester Sheri Steckler. The pattern has been to start...
April 13, 2016 - 6:44am
January 29, 2016
Grant money awarded to plant trees
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has awarded grants totaling $51,125 for 12 projects to develop orchards and plant trees in local communities. The grants originally were set at $40,000 but due to positive response and an increased number of quality applications, the North Dakota...
January 29, 2016 - 6:55am
July 27, 2015
VC native creates clone of white mulberry tree
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — A Valley City native has helped create a clone of a fruit tree that is rare in North Dakota. Michael E. Kjelland and research...
July 27, 2015 - 6:58am
July 6, 2015
North Dakota legacy forest receives aid
BISMARCK—Seen from the air, much of North Dakota's forest grows in rows laid out on the land as if by a ruler. That legacy forest of tree rows and shelterbelts is getting old and decrepit, leaving the land more open to erosion and the homes they surround more exposed to...
July 6, 2015 - 6:46am
June 3, 2015
Groups help mulch trees in the city
Submitted photo Jamestown’s city forester, Chamber of Commerce Beautification Committee and the Shade Tree Committee had the help of Boy Scout...
June 3, 2015 - 8:27am
May 27, 2015
Program reimburses homeowners and businesses to share in cost of replacing trees
The Jamestown Planting Partners is a city program designed to assist homeowners, institutions and businesses to share in the cost of replacing boulevard trees to maintain a healthy city forest. The cost assistance comes from a group of private donors that support the program. This...
May 27, 2015 - 7:19am
April 21, 2015
Tree project gets started
Tree planting project gets started at East Business Loop.
April 21, 2015 - 6:08am
September 13, 2014
Tree planting program; Wiles: Trees on boulevards at risk; program adds diversity
About 40 percent of the trees growing along the Jamestown boulevards are at risk of dying over the next few years, a statistic that concerns...
September 13, 2014 - 8:25am
July 11, 2014
Dutch elm marking
Many American elm trees are getting marked with an “X” again this summer across Jamestown with the onset Dutch elm disease. John M. Steiner...
July 11, 2014 - 6:39am