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November 29, 2016
Jamestown property owners could see a new fee starting in the summer of 2017, according to information on the city's website. The new fee would be used to pay for maintenance and upgrades to the city's stormwater system, said Dan Buchanan, city councilman. "This is something we need...
November 29, 2016 - 6:35am
November 7, 2016
No garbage pickup on Friday
No garbage will be picked up Friday, Nov. 11, due to the Veterans Day holiday. As a result, routes for Wednesday and Thursday will be picked up on Wednesday, Nov. 9. Friday’s garbage route will be picked up on Thursday, Nov. 10. All other pickups will be on the regularly scheduled...
November 7, 2016 - 6:51am
September 1, 2016
Garbage pickup changes for holiday
Due to the Labor Day holiday, there will be no garbage pickup on Monday, the city engineer’s office said. Next week, Monday's garbage route will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday's route will be picked up on Wednesday; Wednesday and Thursday's routes will be picked up on Thursday,...
September 1, 2016 - 6:40am
August 15, 2016
Water outage planned
Water will be temporarily shut off today in parts of northwest Jamestown due to utility service work, according to the City Engineer’s Office. The outage will be in the 400 block of 6th Avenue Northwest. Water service will be restored as soon as the repairs are in place. Questions...
August 15, 2016 - 8:45am
August 3, 2016
Gas line break in Jamestown
A residential gas line break was sealed without incident Tuesday in Jamestown, according to Jamestown Fire Chief Jim Reuther. JFD responded to a call at about 1:34 p.m. of a natural gas line that was severed while manual digging was being conducted by an electrical company at a home...
August 3, 2016 - 6:51am
July 19, 2016
Power out to 670 in Jamestown Monday
Part of southwest Jamestown, including most of the downtown area, was out of power for 1 hour and 20 minutes early Monday morning. Cris Oehler, vice president of public relations for Otter Tail Power Co., said 670 customers starting at 3:52 a.m. were out of power due to equipment...
July 19, 2016 - 5:00am
July 6, 2016
Operation Round Up approves grants
The Northern Plains Electric Operation Round Up Board of Directors approved grants at its March meeting totaling $10,400 to help support worthy causes. These charitable grants are made possible through the generosity of Northern Plains Electric Cooperative members who voluntarily...
July 6, 2016 - 6:51am
June 29, 2016
No garbage pickup on Monday
Garbage will not be picked up Monday due to the Fourth of July holiday. As a result, Monday’s garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, Tuesday's garbage will be picked up on Wednesday, and Wednesday's and Thursday's garbage will be picked up on Thursday. There will be no changes for...
June 29, 2016 - 6:47am
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
June 3, 2016
Water utility maintenance planned for next week
Water service to parts of Jamestown will be disrupted on Tuesday and Wednesday for utility service work, according to the city engineer’s office. On Tuesday, a planned outage will affect homes on 2nd Avenue Southeast between Fifth Street Southeast and 7th Street Southeast. On Wednesday,...
June 3, 2016 - 10:08am
June 2, 2016
Gas line break affects 20 homes in Jamestown
Around 20 homes lost gas service Thursday after construction caused a gas line break in Northwest Jamestown. Mark Hanson, spokesman for Montana-Dakota...
June 2, 2016 - 3:02pm
March 29, 2016
Saturday outage affects Jamestown
A Saturday power outage in Jamestown that left around 2,300 Jamestown residents without service for a half hour was caused by an underground equipment failure, according to Otter Tail Power Co. The outage occurred at about 12:05 p.m., according to Cris Oehler, vice president of...
March 29, 2016 - 7:02am
February 9, 2016
No garbage pick-up due to Presidents Day
Due to the Presidents Day holiday on Monday, the city will not have any garbage pick-up that day. During that week, Monday's garbage route will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday's route will be picked up on Wednesday; Wednesday and Thursday's routes will be picked up on Thursday,...
February 9, 2016 - 6:55am
January 13, 2016
No garbage pickup Monday
Due to the Martin Luther King Day Holiday, there will be no garbage pickup on Monday. Monday’s garbage route will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday’s route will be picked up on Wednesday; Wednesday and Thursday’s routes will be picked up on Thursday with normal garbage pickup...
January 13, 2016 - 7:48am
December 12, 2015
New Rockford gets loan for water main project
The Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Program has awarded a loan to the city of New Rockford for a water main replacement project. This is the second loan awarded from the DWSRF Program administered by the North Dakota Department of Health. The $270,000 DWSRF loan will be applied...
December 12, 2015 - 8:06am