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No people were injured in a house fire reported at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday, said Lt. Justin Blinsky of the Jamestown Police Department. The fire at 403 1/2 3rd Ave. NW substantially damaged the house, Blinsky said. The female occupant of the house and her dog safely made it to a neighbor’s residence to call 911, Blinsky said. Jamestown Fire Chief Jim Reuther said the department is still investigating the cause of the fire, but he does not think the cause of the fire was suspicious.
BEIRUT - Syrian rebel groups said on Saturday they would consider a ceasefire deal brokered by Russia and Turkey "null and void" if the Damascus government's forces and their allies continued to violate it. Russia, which supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has urged the United Nations to give its blessing to the fragile ceasefire, the t
Fireworks can once again be used in Jamestown through Sunday, Jan. 1, according to the city of Jamestown ordinance. Fireworks can be set off in Jamestown today from noon to 1 a.m. on Sunday.
Jamestown Fire Department calls Dec. 16-29: Dec.16: 6:15 p.m., ready squad responded to 1012 2nd Ave. NW, single-family dwelling, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: faulty detector. Time out: 35 minutes. Dec. 19: 8:10 a.m., fire department heavy rescue responded to Interstate 94 exit 266 to a report of a person(s) trapped in a vehicle. Firefighters extricated one person from the vehicle and assisted emergency medical services. Cause: vehicle rollover. No firefighter injuries reported. Time out: 50 minutes.
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to linemen and Jamestown Street Department crews for working to restore power and clear streets, respectively, following a storm earlier this week.
The National Weather Service office in Bismarck issued an advisory for gusty winds that will cause snow to drift, creating slick roads, through 10 p.m. tonight for Stutman, Foster, Kidder, Logan, LaMoure and Wells counties.
Central Baptist Church in Jamestown will host Sam Rogers and family, missionary to Brazil, at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1. Rogers will present his field of service and preach the morning service. A social will follow the service.
Jamestown First Assembly invites everyone for the Week of Prayer Jan. 1-3 and Jan. 5-7 at the church. Join people each evening as they come together in prayer for churches, community and nation. Sunday evening’s service will begin at 6 p.m. and the weekday services will begin at 6:30 p.m. Start off the new year in prayer. Jamestown First Assembly is located at 1720 8th Ave. SW, Jamestown, across from Conlin’s Furniture. For more information, contact the church office at 252-4092.
The Healing Rooms of Jamestown, a nonprofit ministry focused on prayer for healing of physical, emotional and spiritual needs, as well as illnesses, are open from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the first and third Mondays of each month at 2717 U.S. Highway 281 SE in Jamestown. Healing Rooms are offered with no charge to visitors. Freewill donations will be taken.