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Oakes School Property Tax Hearing Monday

OAKES ( The Oakes Public School Board has scheduled a property tax hearing on Monday, September 29 at 6 p.m. in the Study Hall room, located on the first floor of the school. Superintendant Josh Johnson says there has been a proposal submitted to increase the mill levy by 4.5 percent for the 2014-15...
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Phase One of Permanent Flood Protection Nearly Approved (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( The final review of the plans for the first phase of permanent flood protection seems to please everyone on the Valley City Commission including Mayor Bob Werkhoven. But resident Gary Schlegel didn’t agree with the strategy with the nearly $12 Million project. City Commissioner Matt Pedersen believes the plan has...
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Miss James River Valley Visiting Anne Carlsen Center Today

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Miss James River Valley 2015 Paige Meyer will be visiting the Anne Carlsen Center to work with K-12 students today. Beginning this afternoon at 1:00 PM, Meyer will work with Kindergarten through 6th grade. Later at 2:00 PM, she’ll focus on students in 7th grade though High School. She will...
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“Out of the Darkness” Community Walks

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – September is Suicide Awareness Month and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be holding “Out of the Darkness” community walks in several North Dakota communities. Beginning September 19th in Bismarck, a community walk will take place in order to raise funds and awareness for suicide prevention. It is estimated...
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