Jamestown School Admin Offices

Judge Thomas Merrick & Students Recognized by School Board; Five Year School Report

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Public School Board met in regular session Monday, March 20th. During the meeting, Judge Thomas Merrick was recognized for his service to the students in the Jamestown Public School District. Board member Bob Toso reported on Judge Merrick’s work with the school’s and drug court. Several students were...
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Visitor Restrictions Lifted at CHI St. Alexius Health in Carrington

CARRINGTON, N.D. ( – CHI St. Alexius Health in Carrington has lifted visitor restrictions after initiating them in late February. Foundation Director and Marketing Coordinator Nicole Threadgold announced that visitor restrictions, previously in place due to an influenza increase in the area, have been lifted. Restrictions were initiated first on February 7th and lifted...
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Elk, Moose, & Bighorn Sheep Apps Due March 22nd

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – Elk, moose and bighorn sheep applications must be submitted online, or postmarked, before midnight March 22. To apply online, visit the North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s website, Paper applications are also available at vendors. Individuals mailing applications to the department are advised to mail early because some post offices use the following...
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Barnes County Calls For Service March 17, 18 & 19

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Here are the daily calls for service for Valley City Police Department, Barnes County Sheriff Office, Barnes County Ambulance and Valley City Fire & Rescue personnel. The following attachments are calls for service received by Barnes County Dispatchers in the Public Service Answering Point Center. Click on Calls For...
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Valley City Approves Contracts For Police Chief & City Administrator

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – The Valley City Commission unanimously approved of a contract for the new Chief of Police Phil Hatcher and also approved of extending the contract for City Administrator David Schelkoph earlier this month. On March 7th, the Valley City Commission approved of both contracts on a 4-0 vote during a...
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Monday Water Outages Announced in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The City of Jamestown has announced water services being cut to certain parts of the city of utility repairs Monday. The City Engineer’s Office reports that water service will be shutoff temporarily in the areas of 10th Street NW and 1st Avenue NW until work can be completed. The City...
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Suspicious Fire Under Investigation In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Investigators say a fire appears to be suspicious in Valley City. Fire fighters and police responded to a fire at 476 5th Ave Northeast Saturday morning around 4:20am on March 18th. Assistant Fire Chief Ron Burchill said flames were visible coming out of the east entrance of the home...
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Dickey, Barnes, Ransom & Traill Counties Property Tax Rating Among The Best

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – SmartAsset, a financial technology company released its annual study on property taxes and Barnes County ranked among the best for residents getting the most ‘Bang for their Buck’ on property taxes. Dickey County received the 2nd highest rating followed by Traill County. Barnes County was rated 8th, Ransom 9th...
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