Jan Barnes introduced Searle Swedlund from Buffalo City Tourism at the recent Kiwanis Club meeting. Swedlund handed out the scenic byways and backways information brochure to everyone. He talked about several of the locations in the brochure. For example, the Sheyenne River Valley has many points of interest, such as Baldhill Dam, Rosebud Visitor Center in Valley City, Clausen Springs, Fort Ransom State Park, Standing Rock State Historic Site and more.
The Stutsman County Sheriff's Office has issued a travel advisory for eastern Stutsman County due to heavy rains and roads under water. Motorists are advised to use caution when traveling on county and township roads. Some roads have been closed, including: * 27th Street Southeast, from 91st Ave. to the east 1.25 miles (approximately 9225 27th St. SE). * 91st Avenue Southeast, from 30th St. SE to 28th St. SE. * 30th Street Southeast, from 89th Ave. SE to 91st Ave. SE * 33rd Street Southeast, from 89th Ave. SE to Spiritwood (Stutsman County Road 40)
The suspect in the Monday burglary at AmericInn in Valley City turned himself in early this morning, according to the Valley City Police Department. At 12:15 a.m.
The Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the two drowning victims and sole survivor of a canoe accident early Monday morning on Spiritwood Lake. The bodies of Alonso Martinez, 25, and Damian Calzadias, 24, both of Crosby, N.D., were recovered by rescue crews at the lake on Monday. Blake Roberts, 32, Big Sky, Montana, was also in the canoe when it tipped in the middle of the lake but was able to swim to shore.
Two men are reported missing and believed drowned, after a boating accident that occurred on Spiritwood Lake early Monday morning. Three men were reported to be in a canoe on the lake when it capsized shortly after midnight.
Two women died Saturday after they were ejected from a vehicle in a crash near Hillsboro, N.D., according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The crash happened at about 9:20 p.m. 12 miles northeast of Hillsboro from the North Dakota/Minnesota line.
A man and two women were injured when the 2008 Ford Focus they were traveling in rolled on Interstate 29 today, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The patrol said John Randall, 31, Fargo, was driving south on I-29 in Richland County at 6 a.m. with passengers Sarah Farely, 23 and Kathryn Zahradka, 21, both of Fargo. As he was reaching for a lighter and cigarettes, the car drifted into the median and rolled when Randall overcorrected, the patrol said.
Two women died Saturday after they were ejected from a vehicle that crashed near Hillsboro, N.D., according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The crash happened at about 9:20 p.m. 12 miles northeast of Hillsboro from the N.D./Minn. line.
An unidentified 51-year-old man died as a result of a motorcycle accident at 7:10 p.m. Thursday night on N.D. Highway 48 8.75 miles north of Center, N.D. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the man was traveling south between Underwood, N.D. and Center.
Jamestown High School's baseball game against Bismarck today at Jack Brown Stadium has been rained out. The Blue Jays and Demons play Tuesday in Bismarck. The games will be at Shiloh Christian and start at 5 p.m.