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Severe Weather Announcements (4)
Water board tables study
The Stutsman County Water Resource Board tabled consideration of a feasibility study to repair or remove a dam in Fried Township.
7 hours 16 min ago
April 20, 2017
Jamestown Dam releases to increase
The water will get a little higher in the James River in Jamestown beginning this weekend. Releases from Jamestown Dam will increase Friday from...
April 20, 2017 - 6:48am
April 11, 2017
Jamestown Dam releases increase
Jamestown Dam water releases increased Monday from 100 cubic feet per second to 450 cfs, according to Bob Martin, manager of Pipestem Dam for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. At the same time, Pipestem Dam releases decreased from 100 cfs to 0 cfs. Martin said the increase in releases...
April 11, 2017 - 6:52am
April 9, 2017
ND Highway 18 closed near Neche with water on roadway
N.D. Highway 18 is closed from County Road 55 to the Canadian border near Neche due to water over the roadway, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The announcement was released at 5:25 a.m. Motorists must use an alternate...
April 9, 2017 - 9:33am
March 30, 2017
Water Board tables repair on dam
The Stutsman County Water Resource Board tabled a request Wednesday to fund engineering work on possible repairs to a small dam in Fried Township north of Jamestown. Krapp Brothers Dam was privately constructed but now falls under the ownership of the Water Resource Board. Mandar...
March 30, 2017 - 6:54am
March 25, 2017
Hydrologist: Ideal spring melt reduces flooding chances
An ideal spring melt has reduced the chance of flooding this spring if normal weather conditions continue, according to Allen Schlag, hydrologist with the National Weather Service in Bismarck. The Missouri and James River Basins Hydrologic Outlook report issued Wednesday said the...
March 25, 2017 - 7:47am
Moving water across ND
The political climate for proceeding with the Red River Valley Water Supply Project looks good at the federal level, according to Duane DeKrey, general manager of the Garrison Diversion Conservancy District. DeKrey and other Garrison Diversion officials were in Washington, D.C., last...
March 25, 2017 - 7:41am
March 16, 2017
Fargo, Grand Forks officials pitch water projects to lawmakers
BISMARCK — Elected officials from Red River Valley cities and across North Dakota made their pitch for water project funding during a state...
March 16, 2017 - 6:28pm
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 12, 2017
Combating frozen pipes with ND-invented product
LINCOLN, N.D. — Tom Hayes, of Lincoln, got the idea for Hydrant Buddy while laid up recovering from back surgery. It was a particularly...
March 12, 2017 - 5:13pm
February 28, 2017
Lake levels rise
A break from the recent warm weather is reducing the amount of water flowing into the reservoirs behind Jamestown and Pipestem dams, according to Bob Martin, manager of the dams for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. "The freezing and thawing has been a huge benefit to any flooding...
February 28, 2017 - 6:40am
February 23, 2017
No flooding expected for mighty Missouri River
MITCHELL, S.D — After unseasonably warm temperatures in February melted much of the snow in the Dakotas, experts don't expect the Missouri...
February 23, 2017 - 5:12pm
February 17, 2017
Forecasting the flood
Officials are gaining confidence in the river level forecasts for this spring on the James River and Pipestem Creek, according to Allen Schlag,...
February 17, 2017 - 6:33am
January 25, 2017
Stutsman County joins Lake Agassiz Water Authority
Stutsman County has become an associate member of the Lake Agassiz Water Authority and may become a full member, according to Sen. Terry Wanzek, R-Jamestown. The Garrison Diversion Conservancy District announced Tuesday Stutsman County and the city of Wahpeton had become associate...
January 25, 2017 - 6:37am
December 29, 2016
Stutsman water board tables complaint
The Stutsman County Water Resource Board tabled a complaint alleging an illegal dike or dam in Midway Township until the spring when it can actually view the area. Cade Wahl told the board Wednesday that a levy on section 19 of Midway Township was backing water onto his property....
December 29, 2016 - 6:53am