Sterling Man Killed in Friday Night Accident Near Moffit

MOFFIT, N.D. ( – The North Dakota State Highway Patrol has reported that a man was killed following a fatal crash Friday night near Moffit.

Authorities say a 41 year-old Sterling man was traveling Southbound on Highway 83 when he drifted off the road at around 6:00 PM. The driver over-corrected and came back onto the roadway. He over-corrected once more and drove into the west ditch. The vehicle rolled onto its passenger side and came to rest. The driver was partially ejected out of the vehicle.

The driver was transported to St. Alexius Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries Saturday. The crash remains under investigation.

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Vikings Lead From Start to Finish In 36-7 Over Waldorf

VALLEY CITY,ND (NEWSDAKOTA.COM)- Valley City State University snapped a 2 game lossing streak with a commanding  36-7 victory over Waldorf in their homecoming game at Shelly Ellig Field.The Viking lead 14-0 less than 5 minutes into the contest with a touchdown from Darius Graves and a fumble brought into the end zone by Gavin Kolden. VCSU was up 26-0 at the intermission and went up 36-0 before Waldorf got a touchdown with 46 seconds left in the game.

The defense kept The Warriors to 64 yard in the 1st with -5 rushing. Waldorf finished with 225 yards.Nicholas McBeain registered 18 tackles.Tanner Kessel had 11 and Andre Peppers and Jawuan Pugh 7 each. The Vikings had fumble recoveries from Gavin Kolden,Ben Bruenjes and Tyler Masat.

Kurtis Walls passed for 193 yards with a touchdown pass to Jake Peterson. Tayler Lentz had 60 yards on 4 receptions. Louis Quinones rushed for 90 yards with a 34 yard touchdown. VCSU had 416 total offensive yards. Harrison Hammel had 3 field goals, his longest was 27 yards.

VCSU gets back to .500 at 2-2 and earns a win in NSAA Conference action. Next Saturday Dickinson State University comes to town for the their 2nd meet of the season.  

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Jamestown Parent-Teacher Conferences Announced

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Public School District has announced Parent Teacher Conferences for both the Middle and High School.

According to the schools, conferences will be held Monday, September 26th and Tuesday, September 27th. Middle School Parent Teacher Conferences will be 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM both days they are held. Parents will be notified of their appointment by Middle School staff.

High School and Career and Technology Center’s Parent Teacher Conferences will also be 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM both days.

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State Hospital Governing Board To Meet Monday

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The North Dakota State Hospital Governing Board will be meeting Monday, September 26th in Jamestown.

According to a release, State Hospital Superintendent Roaslie Etherington will give a report followed by several other staff reports. Department of Human Services Executive Director Maggie Anderson will also give a department report. A complete meeting agenda can be found here.

The meeting will take place in Room 227 of the hospital’s LRC Administration Building and the public is welcome to attend. The meeting will begin at 9 AM.

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