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June 9, 2017
Hail, rain move through Jamestown, Stutsman County
WInd, hail and rain fell in Jamestown Friday between 8:20 and 9:30 p.m. The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch until...
June 9, 2017 - 9:41pm
Tornado Hunters in town
Tornado Hunters, a Saskatchewan-based freelance media company that chases storms around the U.S. and Canada, were in Jamestown Friday. Greg Johnson,...
June 9, 2017 - 12:51pm
June 5, 2017
There was a tornado coming, but this guy just kept mowing his lawn
Had it been a painting, the artist could’ve been criticized for failing to imagine a more nuanced metaphor to capture the perils of suburban...
June 5, 2017 - 8:47am
Nearly one-quarter of N.D. in moderate drought conditions
FARGO — Nearly 25 percent of North Dakota is now in a moderate drought, according to the latest U.S. Drought Monitor. And with changes...
June 5, 2017 - 6:00am
May 18, 2017
Pie in the face
May 18, 2017 - 6:20pm
May 3, 2017
Brief hail and rain in Jamestown
A brief rain and hail storm in Jamestown, just after 1 p.m., Wednesday, May 3, 3017. Tom LaVenture / The Sun
May 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 8, 2017
Travel alert issued for western ND Sunday
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert for western North Dakota due to blowing and drifting snow creating reduced visibility. Cities included in the travel alert are Dickinson, Williston, and surrounding areas....
January 8, 2017 - 2:21pm
January 3, 2017
James River Valley Library System libraries will open at noon today
The Alfred Dickey Public Library and Stutsman County Library will open at noon today.
January 3, 2017 - 7:51am
December 6, 2016
In the record for Dec. 5, 2016
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Dec. 5: * 9 traffic citations * 3 traffic warnings * 3 parking tickets * 6 accidents investigated * 5 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 1 warrant served * 9 crimes investigated * 1 disturbance call * 66 public assistance calls...
December 6, 2016 - 7:23am
November 29, 2016
Travel alert issued for portions of central and southeast North Dakota
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert for portions of central and southeastern North Dakota due to snow and blowing snow creating reduced visibility and some areas of compacted snow or ice on roadways. The travel...
November 29, 2016 - 4:32pm
November 27, 2016
Winter storm conditions through Wednesday
The first winter storm watch of the season for the Jamestown area is in effect through Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Foster, Kidder, LaMoure, Logan, Stutsman and Wells counties are among the 36 North Dakota counties that are included in the storm watch. A mix...
November 27, 2016 - 5:48pm
November 5, 2016
Above-average temperatures continue in Jamestown
Clear skies, sunshine and green grass are out of the ordinary sites in North Dakota in November. But the state, including Jamestown, continues...
November 5, 2016 - 6:08am
August 18, 2016
Power, water and sewer usage restored after storm moves through Jamestown
Jamestown residents awoke to a fast-moving storm at about 7 a.m. today. The National Weather Service office in Bismarck reported wind gusts of...
August 18, 2016 - 6:28pm
August 6, 2016
ND EF2 tornado a rare event
MYLO, N.D.—A tornado that reached 120 mph Wednesday traveled 20 miles through Rolette and Towner counties in far northeast North Dakota before retreating back into the skies. The National Weather Service classified the vortex as an EF2 tornado after it finished its assessment...
August 6, 2016 - 6:39am
April 24, 2016
Hazardous weather outlook issued
The National Weather Service in Bismarck issued a hazardous weather outlook at 12:43 p.m. through Sunday evening. Isolated to scattered thunderstorms can be expected, according to the National Weather Service. Thunderstorms will remain non-severe, however, small hail and gusty winds...
April 24, 2016 - 4:16pm