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Community calendar of events for Feb. 15, 2018
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February 15, 2018
Travel alerts issued in northern North Dakota
Travel advisories have been issued for the northern part of North Dakota Thursday morning, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. A travel alert remains in effect for northwestern North Dakota due to blowing snow. Communities in the alert include Williston, Watford...
February 15, 2018 - 7:30am
February 6, 2018
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
The third fatal Amtrak crash in less than two months has thrown a spotlight on delays in installing congressionally mandated technology designed...
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
January 31, 2018
So long, snow: SD DOT adds tow plows, increases efficiency in clearing roads
MITCHELL, S.D.—South Dakota is boosting its snow-removal arsenal. After the state Department of Transportation expanded its fleet with...
January 31, 2018 - 4:41pm
January 26, 2018
Crossing repair work
Railroad crews do maintenance work Thursday on a crossing on Seventh Avenue Southeast in Jamestown. The road was closed to traffic for most of...
January 26, 2018 - 7:32am
January 24, 2018
Public input meeting planned
A public input meeting is planned at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, in the City Hall downstairs conference room at 102 3rd Ave. NE, Jamestown. The meeting will include a formal presentation at 5:30 p.m. with time for questions and comments afterward. The purpose of the meeting is to...
January 24, 2018 - 7:08am
Public can now track DOT snowplows through program
Knowing where and when a North Dakota Department of Transportation snowplow truck will be moving through an area is now possible through a new...
January 24, 2018 - 7:01am
January 23, 2018
Crossing to be closed Thursday
Maintenance work at a railroad crossing will close a Jamestown street later this week, according to the city engineer’s office. 7th Avenue Southeast between 2nd Street Southeast and 2nd Street Northeast will be closed to north and southbound traffic from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday,...
January 23, 2018 - 8:38am
Input meeting in VC Tuesday
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department is working on a five-year strategic plan. The department is seeking input from the public at four listening sessions being held across the state. One listening session is in this area, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at AmericInn...
January 23, 2018 - 7:03am
January 22, 2018
Bismarck to consider testing driverless bus
BISMARCK -- City officials are considering adding a driverless bus to the Capital Area Transit fleet as part of a pilot program testing the use of autonomous vehicle technology on Bismarck streets. The initial concept is to run a route between downtown and the Capitol grounds, Bismarck...
January 22, 2018 - 5:54pm
Snow removal planned for Tuesday night in Jamestown
Crews will do some extra snow removal work Tuesday night in northeast Jamestown, according to information released by the city engineer’s office. Crews will work in the area of 5th Avenue Northeast from 4th Street Northeast to 13th Street Northeast and from 13th Street Northeast...
January 22, 2018 - 8:54am
January 18, 2018
Grand Forks sheriff leading candidate for 'America's Favorite Crossing Guard'
GRAND FORKS—Bob Rost spends most of his time leading the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Department, but before and after school, he grabs...
January 18, 2018 - 12:16pm
January 17, 2018
City Council supports exit 257
The Jamestown City Council voted 3-1 Tuesday to request the North Dakota Department of Transportation not close exit 257 as part of a maintenance project this summer. Mayor Katie Andersen cast the lone dissenting vote and Councilman Dan Buchanan was absent from the special meeting...
January 17, 2018 - 7:01am
January 13, 2018
Vapors rise from the exhaust of the big trucks dumping snow Friday in Jamestown. John M. Steiner / The Sun
January 13, 2018 - 6:51am
January 12, 2018
DOT plans Valley City meeting
Valley City area residents will have a chance to comment on proposed improvements to Interstate 94 near Exit 290, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. A public input meeting will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Jan. 18 at the Valley City Eagles Club, located...
January 12, 2018 - 1:07pm
January 11, 2018
Interstate 29 open, no travel advisory remains
Interstate 29 from Fargo to the Canadian border is open as of noon Thursday, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol. High winds, reduced visibility and blowing snow continue to make driving hazardous and a no travel advisory...
January 11, 2018 - 12:09pm