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North Dakota Winter Show Addition Under Discussion (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – A plan is on the table to expand the North Dakota Winter Show Event Center by 33-hundred square feet for office space, a conference room and a ticket office in the future. The estimated cost is $500,000. Valley City Barnes County Director of Economic Development Jennifer Feist said one...
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Jamestown Man Injured After Semi Overturns On Highway 281 Tuesday

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – A Jamestown man was injured after a tire popped on his semi Tuesday afternoon. Thomas Oxtoby, 79, was traveling northbound on Highway 281 with a trailer loaded with corn. At around 3:21 PM, the front right tire popped and part of the tread came off the semi, causing the semi...
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Vandals Damage Valley City Park Water Fountain Again

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Vandals attacked the City Park Water Fountain in Valley City again. Police Chief Phil Hatcher said the destruction of property was reported on Saturday, August 5th.  He said no one has been arrested but police hope to get a good lead by viewing video footage of the crime scene....
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Tribes Want Dakota Pipeline Shut, But Offer Fallback Plan

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — American Indian tribes fighting the Dakota Access oil pipeline are asking a judge to shut down the line while more environmental review is conducted, but they’ve also presented a fallback plan should the judge disagree. The “alternative relief” that Standing Rock Sioux attorney Jan Hasselmen “reluctantly” proposed in court documents...
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Highway Patrols Busts Man with Over 180 Pounds of Marijuana Monday

BISMARCK, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The North Dakota Highway Patrol stopped a vehicle for minor traffic violations Monday and discovered 183 pounds of marijuana in the vehicle, one of the Highway Patrol’s largest busts. A Dodge minivan was traveling eastbound on I-94 between Mandan and Bismarck in a construction zone. Driver Harold Miller, 71, of...
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Jamestown Crews Fix Water Main Break in SW Area

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Crews have fixed a water main break Tuesday in the Southwest part of Jamestown. Water Superintendent Steve Suko reports that a sleeve was applied to the water main. Water service was restored at around 12 PM. Original: The Jamestown City Engineer’s Office has crews on site in SW Jamestown for...
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Motorists: “Use Caution and Share the Road With Farm Equipment During Harvest”

BISMARCK, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Harvest season is underway throughout the state and the North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) is urging motorists to use caution as large farm equipment is out on the roadways this time of year.  Motorists are encouraged to be cautious as they drive on roadways, as slow moving farm equipment maybe...
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Valley Water Rescue Rescues Body from Red River Monday Evening

FARGO, N.D. (KFGO) – A man’s body was recovered from the Red River at Lindenwood Park in south Fargo. Fire Chief Steve Dirksen says the victim was swimming across the river when he went under and didn’t resurface. Fire departments from Fargo and Moorhead started the search around 1:30 yesterday afternoon. Valley Water Rescue used divers....
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