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Interstate 94 Closed Fargo To Dickinson; I-29 Closed Fargo To Canadian Line

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol have closed both eastbound and westbound lanes of I-94 between Dickinson and Valley City. The roadway has since become blocked with heavy snow drifts at overhead structures and vehicles are currently blocking the roadway. In addition, extreme ice, compacted...
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Jamestown City Council Discuses Ordinance Changes; Approves Rodeo Contract Renegotiation

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Jamestown City Council met in regular session Monday evening to decide on several issues. Several consent agenda items were approved including a resolution to approve the New Jobs Training Funds for Agri-Cover Inc, submission of the Transportation Alternative Program Application and several approved payments. During a public hearing, approval...
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Game And Fish Stressing Patience With Winter Ice Formation

OAKES (NewsDakota.com) The North Dakota Game and Fish department says the organization is very much concerned about the lack of ice that has formed on state waterways when it comes to safety. Biologist Doug Leier tells KDDR radio that the circumstances so far this season have been less than ideal for ice formation and...
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North Star Classic Highlights

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) Hundreds of cattle entries for the 17th annual North Star Classic competed to see who would have the Supreme Bull and Heifer during the annual show. On Friday, December 2nd long-time Valley City cattle brand inspector William “Bill” Hill and Enderlin Veterinarian Dr. Andrew Peterson were honored in a ceremony...
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City of Jamestown Announces Anticipated Snow Removal Schedule

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – With a winter storm imminent, the city of Jamestown has taken precautions to prepare for the 3 to 5 inches of snow expected. According to the City Street Department, the full snow removal program is scheduled to begin Tuesday, December 6th at 5 AM. Snow removal in residential areas will...
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Valley City Resident Larry Leier Bags Moose Near Kintyre, North Dakota

KINTYRE, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Larry Leier of Valley City bagged a bull moose northwest of Kintyre, North Dakota on November 18th. Leier said he’s been applying for a moose license for the last 30 years and this year his name was drawn. Leier and his nephew Glen Leier of Bismarck spotted the moose in...
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President-Elect Trump Not Saying What He’ll Do About Dakota Access Pipeline

CANNONBALL, N.D. (AP) – President-elect Donald Trump isn’t saying what he’ll do about the $3.8 billion, four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline once he takes office in January. Trump spokesman Jason Miller said Monday that the incoming president supports construction of the pipeline. But he wouldn’t say whether Trump would reverse an Army Corps of...
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Man Facing Manslaugher Charge In Death of Woman; Body Found Near Fargo

FARGO, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – A man is in jail in St. Paul for the death of a Vadnais Heights, Minnesota woman whose remains were discovered west of Fargo.  51 year-old Timothy Barr is charged with manslaughter involving death or injury.  The Cass County sheriff’s department says Barr provided information to investigators that led them...
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