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Community calendar of events for Oct. 22, 2018
Staying in contact: Older worker stays in touch with people through the job
Staying bright and helping others: Volunteer says helping the community keeps her active
Calendar for Oct. 20, 2018
Little Free Library founder dies, Wisconsin man believed books could make better neighborhoods
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
Births for Oct. 18, 2018
Jerry and Pat Sova
October 18, 2018
Bismarck tastes victory with state's best drinking water
GRAND FORKS -- Tap water from Bismarck made quite the splash during the annual Drinking Water Taste Test on Wednesday, Oct. 17. Bismarck tap...
October 18, 2018 - 9:30am
October 11, 2018
Water Commission schedules aerial survey
The North Dakota State Water Commission is planning to conduct an aerial electromagnetic survey (AEM) of aquifers in parts of several counties. The survey is scheduled to begin the week of Oct. 15 and involves a helicopter towing a large hoop-shaped antenna about 100 feet above the...
October 11, 2018 - 3:53pm
State Water Commission to conduct AEM survey
The North Dakota State Water Commission is planning to conduct an aerial electromagnetic survey (AEM) of aquifers in parts of several counties....
October 11, 2018 - 3:37pm
October 2, 2018
Letter to the editor: James River cleanup appreciated
A huge “thank you” to all involved in the recent James River cleanup. I have lived along the river since 1986. This was the first major river cleanup in over 30 years. It is so nice to sit in my backyard and walk around Nickeus Park and see a beautiful river again. Job well...
October 2, 2018 - 6:47am
September 11, 2018
Reclamation releases finding on water project
The Bureau of Reclamation has completed the environmental assessment and released the Finding of No Significant Impact for the Central North Dakota Water Supply Project.
September 11, 2018 - 7:09am
August 30, 2018
Water Resource Board dismisses two complaints
The Stutsman County Water Resource Board denied two complaints brought by Ruby DeLair alleging unauthorized drainage and the creation of a dike or dam in Montpelier Township. Sue Backer, speaking on behalf of DeLair, told the board Wednesday that water from a field drain tile system...
August 30, 2018 - 6:57am
August 21, 2018
Pipestem Dam releases increase
Pipestem Dam releases were increased from 75 cubic feet per second to 100 cfs Monday, according to Bob Martin, manager of the dam for the US. Army Corps of Engineers. Releases from Jamestown Dam remain at 13 cfs for a combined 113 cfs flowing from both dams through the James River...
August 21, 2018 - 6:44am
August 11, 2018
August watering is crucial for gardening success
Were your parents or grandparents raised during the Great Depression? My mom and dad were teenagers during the extreme drought decade of the...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
August 8, 2018
A group of youths beats the heat Tuesday playing in water from a hydrant flush in downtown Jamestown. John M. Steiner / The Sun
August 8, 2018 - 7:02am
August 7, 2018
Relief from the summer heat
August 7, 2018 - 4:09pm
August 2, 2018
Wimbledon water tower work starts
Construction has started on a new stand pipe in the water storage tank of the city of Wimbledon, South Central Dakota Regional Council said Wednesday. The water storage tank will not be in operation during the construction, said Wimbledon Mayor Roger Pickar. The water will come through...
August 2, 2018 - 6:39am
August 1, 2018
Wimbledon water tower work starts
Construction has started on a new stand pipe in the water storage tank of the city of Wimbledon, South Central Dakota Regional Council said Wednesday.The water storage tank will not be in operation during the construction, said Wimbledon Mayor Roger Pickar. The water will come through...
August 1, 2018 - 1:47pm
July 30, 2018
Water outages possible along 1st Street West
Utility repairs may result in temporary water outages today along 1st Street West in Jamestown, according to the Public Works Department. The work is being done in the 300 and 400 block area of 1st Street West. Along with temporary water outages, travelers in the area should watch...
July 30, 2018 - 10:46am
July 27, 2018
Cleaning the river: City Council approves contract to remove downed trees
Cleanup of a stretch of the James River below Jamestown Dam could begin in August after the Jamestown City Council approved a $233,000 contract with Scherbenske Inc. Thursday. Darrell Hournbuckle, project engineer for Interstate Engineering, told the City Council during a special...
July 27, 2018 - 7:01am
July 25, 2018
Wimbledon water project to start soon
The South Central Dakota Regional Council and the city of Wimbledon conducted a pre-construction conference on Monday to initiate the construction of a new stand pipe within the city’s water storage tank. The construction is expected to be completed construction in August, said...
July 25, 2018 - 6:48am