Spring Enrollment at VCSU Reaches Another Record

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – For the fourth consecutive year, Valley City State University has achieved a record spring enrollment according to official census figures released Tuesday, Feb. 5. The VCSU numbers show a record spring headcount of 1,517 students. The 1,517 figure surpasses the previous spring record of 1,500 set in February 2018....
Keep Reading »

Women Encouraged to Attend 2nd Annual Professional Workshop

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Regional Entrepreneur Center (JREC) has teamed up with the North Dakota Women’s Business Center to host the 2nd annual Professional Workshop for Women March 5th. JREC Executive Director Katherine Roth says they have several topics lined up for the one-day workshop in Jamestown. Diedre Hillman is Executive Director...
Keep Reading »

Stutsman County Seeking Pits for Gravel Crushing, Updated on Remodel

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Stutsman County Commission has asked the Road Department to research other locations for gravel crushing in 2019. Tyler Szarkowski with RTS Shearing came before the commission to inform them of the lack of known gravel pits for crushing. Szarkowski says they’ve been the lowest bidder for gravel crushing for...
Keep Reading »

Stutsman County Commission Recognizes Employees for Years of Service

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Stutsman County Commission recognized several county employees for their years of service to the county Tuesday evening. Below are the years each individual served. 5 Years: Stephanie Weland, Tamara Quinlan, Shirley Gohner, Mercedez Holzworth, Mylee McDowell 15 Years: Damian Hoyt, Lyndon Murch 25 Years: Cindy Holzkamm, Jim Fettig 30...
Keep Reading »

CHI & Dignity Health Merge to Become CommonSpirit Health

CHICAGO (CommonSpirit Health) – Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) have come together as CommonSpirit Health, creating a new nonprofit Catholic health system focused on advancing health for all people and serving communities in 21 states. The $29 billion system operates more than 700 care sites and 142 hospitals, including CHI Mercy Health...
Keep Reading »

Water Outages Planned in NE Jamestown For Repairs Tuesday

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The City of Jamestown has announced utility repairs in the Northeast part of Jamestown that will cause temporary water outages Today. According to the Public Works Department, repairs along the south half of 17th Avenue NE and 2nd Place NE will cause temporary water outages throughout the day. It’s anticipated...
Keep Reading »

Valley City Public Schools Make-Up Days Announced

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Valley City Public Schools Superintendent Josh Johnson announced make-up school days due to storm cancellations or late starts related to the weather. Johnson said the three make-up days will be Monday, March 18th, Thursday, May 23rd and Friday, May 24th due to weather related closings or late school day...
Keep Reading »

Bitter Cold Settles in for the Week

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Forecasters say the winter storm that dropped a foot of snow in northwestern North Dakota through Monday morning will keep temperatures in dangerously cold territory for the remainder of the week. The National Weather Service says the coldest temperatures are expected Wednesday night into Thursday when wind chills could drop...
Keep Reading »

National News

National Sports