Oakes Garbage Service Issues

OAKES ( The City of Oakes is facing a couple of hiccups dealing with garbage service. For roughly two weeks, city crews have been picking up trash bags around town by hand, as the lone garbage truck has been shut down due to needed repairs. Crews have only been picking up garbage placed in...
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Senator Heitkamp Introduces Bill To Protect Native American Children

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) Senators from North Dakota and Alaska have introduced a bill to establish a national commission to protect Native American children. Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota says the legislation would create a commission on Native American children to conduct an intensive study into issues facing Native children. Challenges include high...
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University of Jamestown Trick or Can Results

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The University of Jamestown recently held their annual Trick-or-Can event this past week. According to Karson Pederson with the University of Jamestown Student Senate, the students that participated in the event were able to raise a total of 2,702 non-perishable food items. The past year, roughly 1,500 items were collected....
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JSDC Hosts 2013 Economic Development Fall Conference

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corporation is the host of this years Economic Development Association fall conference. The conference includes round table discussions, seminars and tours of local development projects in Jamestown. The conference began Monday, October 28th and is ending October 30th. Guests included in the conference include Dr. Larry Skogen,...
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