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Influenza cases in North Dakota declined for the third straight week, although flu i
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The Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. will develop a possible budget to host a Small Business Development Center. Connie Ova, CEO of the JSDC, told the JSDC Organizational Excellence subcommittee a job description had been developed during its meeting Tuesday. The subcommittee decided to prepare the budget under the assumption any person hired would work at 80 percent of a full-time position or about 32 hours per week.
A start date for residential recycling has now been pushed back to April 2, according to Ralph Friebel, owner of Recycling Center of North Dakota. Friebel told the Jamestown Public Works Committee Tuesday he expected delivery of the recycling containers during the week of March 5. Distribution of the containers is planned for the week of March 12.
There will be some similarities and differences for Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D. as he runs for the U.S. Senate rather than the House of Representatives this year. Cramer announced last week he would seek the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate seat held by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. He was in Jamestown Monday, Feb. 19, to speak at the District 29 Republican Convention.
Dr. Robert Badal credits implementing the Journey to Success program in 2007 with helping the University of Jamestown, its students and himself reach the level of achievement they have today. “It is a concept that started to change the way we thought about ourselves,” he said. “After developing that idea, and getting it implemented, I started having more fun.”
The Jamestown City Council prioritized road projects for the ci
The first 12 days of February resulted in nine wind chill advisories for the Jamestown area, according to Zach Hargrove, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Bismarck. “It has almost seemed like a daily occurance this month,” he said, referring to warnings about bitter cold conditions. Overnight lows in Jamestown ranged from 5 below zero to 17 below zero during that period. Half of the days recorded a high of 5 degrees or colder. Average temperatures for Jamestown in mid-February are a high of 24 and a low of 5.
Officials are in the last steps of finalizing plans for the Nor
Pettibone residents may have the option of getting better quality water yet this summer, according to Cory Mack, mayor of the Kidder County city. Pettibone is located in the northeastern corner of Kidder County and had a population of 70 people, according to the 2010 U.S. Census. "We've been working on getting better quality water here for about a year," Mack said. "Now, everyone has their own well with extremely hard water. Most people have a water softener, but there is still a lot of calcium."