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September 6, 2018
Bismarck couple win trip to Syracuse hotel
FARGO — We have a winner. Two North Dakotans, Art and Nicole Thompson of Bismarck, have the opportunity to fly out to Syracuse, and complete...
September 6, 2018 - 10:53pm
Hotel chains to tackle worker safety and protection against sexual harassment
Through personal safety devices and revamped corporate policies, America's largest hotel brands are joining a collective effort to protect workers...
September 6, 2018 - 10:22pm
February 28, 2017
ND hotel clerk enters plea in rape case of teen runaway where he worked
MINOT, N.D. -- A 23-year-old former hotel clerk pleaded not guilty Tuesday to raping a 14-year-old runaway last Halloween at the Astoria Hotel...
February 28, 2017 - 6:39pm
September 29, 2016
Fargo based company opens new hotel in Woodbury
WOODBURY, Minn.—After much anticipation, the Residence Inn by Marriott will open Friday in Woodbury's CityPlace. The 116-suite hotel is the newest addition to the soon-to-be bustling CityPlace development and will cater more toward extended stay travelers. Fargo, N.D.-based...
September 29, 2016 - 6:37am
January 21, 2016
Men steal hotel ATM, turn off power - police
GRAND FORKS — Police said two men accused of stealing an ATM Tuesday from a Hilton Garden Inn in Grand Forks turned off the power in the hotel before loading the machine into a stolen truck. Jeffrey Allen Conn, 27, and Daniel Joseph Ganyo, 51, both of Grand Forks, were arrested...
January 21, 2016 - 7:38am
January 6, 2016
Two guest drug bust at Fargo hotel
FARGO—Talk about the wrong room. A desk clerk's mistaken assignment of the same room to two sets of guests led to a drug bust in Fargo on New Year's weekend when police allegedly discovered one couple had holed up in the room with illegal drugs and a sizable wad of cash.
January 6, 2016 - 6:49am
December 14, 2015
One dead, three hurt in shooting outside L.A. hotel
LOS ANGELES - One person died and three others were injured in a shooting in front of a downtown Los Angeles hotel early on Sunday morning, police said. The shooting occurred at about 2:20 a.m. (1020 GMT) at the Standard Hotel, said Rosario Herrera, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles...
December 14, 2015 - 1:00am
June 27, 2015
Gunman disguised as tourist kills 39 at Tunisian hotel
SOUSSE, Tunisia — A gunman disguised as a tourist opened fire at a Tunisian hotel on Friday with a rifle he had hidden in an umbrella, killing 39 people including Britons, Germans and Belgians as they lounged at the beach in an attack claimed by Islamic State. Terrified tourists...
June 27, 2015 - 7:21am
December 16, 2014
Owner of Jamestown hotel sued by U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. attorney
FARGO - The U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Attorney for the District of North Dakota sued Bharat I. Patel and alleged his failure to pay 192 workers minimum wage and/or overtime rates at 13 hotels he owns in North Dakota and Montana.
December 16, 2014 - 1:45pm
October 14, 2014
Planning Commission recommends replatting land for hotel
The Jamestown Planning Commission recommended replatting property that could clear the way for an extended-stay hotel. The Planning Commission recommended final approval on a plat request for Bender's First Addition. The plat combines property from lot 4 of block 1, Uncle Bob's...
October 14, 2014 - 7:02am
July 18, 2014
New hotel planned: Construction could begin in August on 108-unit hotel
Work could start within a month on a new hotel in Jamestown, according to Darren Trudeau, developer with Paces Lodging Corp. of Fargo. The project is a joint venture of Paces Lodging and Clarice Liechty of Jamestown. “We’re looking forward to the project,” Liechty said. “People...
July 18, 2014 - 8:20am
March 14, 2013
Pope Francis' humility: stops by hotel to pay bill
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis put his humility on display during his first day as pontiff Thursday, stopping by his hotel to pick up his luggage and pay the bill himself in a decidedly different style of papacy than his tradition-minded predecessor, who tended to stay ensconced...
March 14, 2013 - 3:00pm
February 21, 2013
Tests: Water in LA hotel tank won't cause illness
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Water tested from a downtown Los Angeles hotel tank where a Canadian tourist's body was found this week didn't contain any live bacteria that would cause illness, a county health official said Thursday. Tuesday's discovery of 21-year-old Elisa Lam's body wedged...
February 21, 2013 - 7:00pm
Body of Canadian woman found in hotel water tank
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Canadian tourist Elisa Lam had been missing for about two weeks when officials at the historic Cecil Hotel in downtown Los Angeles found her body in a water cistern on the hotel roof. Guest complaints about low water pressure prompted a maintenance worker to make...
February 21, 2013 - 2:30pm
August 4, 2012
Groundbreaking held for new hotel: Hampton Inn and Suites will add 90 rooms when $6.5 million project is completed in 2013
The number of hotel rooms and possibly the Jamestown community's ability to attract tournaments and conventions are getting a boost with the...
August 4, 2012 - 6:49am