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Searching Genealogy Online Class with Barb Caine Tonight

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Family history runs deep in the roots of many North Dakotan’s and tonight, a class will be held to help resident’s search their lineage online. An adult class being held at the James River Valley Library will focus on searching and tracing both heritage and lineage online. The class, being...
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Tuya Dutton Opens Cashmere Boutique In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) Tuya Dutton, a native Mongolian and Valley City State University graduate, turned her late-night chats with family back home into a reality with the NOOS SHOP, an online and in-store fine cashmere boutique in Valley City. The shop features beautifully designed elegant cashmere hats, scarves, gloves and shawls that are...
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New Bookmobile Arrives Monday in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The two year wait is over for the James River Valley Library System. On Monday, January 30th, the new Bookmobile arrived in Jamestown. A member of OBS Inc. of Canton, Ohio made the 1,126 mile journey Sunday and will fly back Tuesday. Joe Rector is the Library Director and says...
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North Dakota House Fails to Repeal Sunday Shopping Ban

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s House has killed a bill that would have repealed North Dakota’s longstanding Sunday business restrictions. The bipartisan measure aimed at lifting the state’s so-called blue laws was narrowly defeated 50-44 on Monday. The National Conference of State Legislatures says about a dozen states have some form of Sunday...
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NTSB Set to Release Cause of Fiery 2013 North Dakota Train Crash

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board will soon release the cause of a 2013 oil train derailment in eastern North Dakota. The accident happened when a train carrying soybeans derailed in front of an oil tanker train near the small town of Casselton. It caused a series of explosions and the...
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AAUW Jamestown Seeking Public’s Help in Finding New Location

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Sad news came last week when AAUW Jamestown announced that they would be closing their bookstore inside the Buffalo Mall by the end of February. Kelly Krein is the AAUW Bookstore Director. She stated that they have been selling old books as a fundraiser since the 70’s. Krein pointed out...
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High School Student Dies In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – A Valley City High School student passed away January 30th in Valley City. The Barnes County ambulance and police responded to a call for service just before 12:30pm on Monday, January 30th in Valley City. According to a statement issued by Superintendent Josh Johnson, ninth grader David Lynch passed...
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Farm Management Meeting February 1 In Fargo

FARGO, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Northwest Farm Managers Association will hold its 108th annual meeting for producers and others interested in agriculture on Wednesday, February 1 at the Holiday Inn in Fargo. Presentations will focus on providing information to help guide producers through the current challenges in agriculture. Topics include farm financial management, grain...
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