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Several Vehicles In The Ditch East & West of Valley City Along I-94 (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – (NewsDakota.com) A number of vehicles have slid off the road and into the ditch or median along I-94 east and west of Valley City due to icy road surfaces. Barnes County Sheriff Randy McClaflin said three semi’s hit the ditch in the westbound lane between the Oriska rest stop and...
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JRMC Continues to Provide Quality Service During Dangerous Conditions

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – High winds and major amounts of snow have caused an inconvenience for local businesses and organizations. The Jamestown Regional Medical Center is no exception. “We’re worried about people in labor or needing care quickly,” said Katie Ryan-Anderson, Marketing Manager at the JRMC. “Our kind volunteer Judy Hoyt is manning the...
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Central Dakota Ag Day December 16 At Carrington Research Extension Center

CARRINGTON, N.D. – (NewsDakota.com) Crop and livestock producers will have an opportunity to learn about weed management, cover crops, crop diseases, grazing  strategies, veterinary issues and market outlooks during a daylong agricultural program Friday, Dec. 16, at North Dakota State University’s Carrington Research Extension Center. The Central Dakota Ag Day program begins with coffee...
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NDDOT & Highway Patrol Re-open All Of Interstate 94

FARGO, N.D. (KFGO) – The state patrol says it made the right decision in closing I-94 across North Dakota. The freeway was shut down from Fargo to Dickinson since Tuesday evening. Captain Brian Niewind says visibility was very poor. West of Jamestown, troopers had to rescue more than a dozen people who went around...
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Valley City Residents Now Submitting Their Flood Protection Opinions To KLJ

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – (NewsDakota.com) Representatives from KLJ engineering gave a presentation and answered questions from Valley City residents concerned about the proposed direction of the permanent flood protection project on December 5th. Flood Task Force chairman and city commissioner Matt Pederson said public input will be accepted this month and the commission will...
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Cold Temperatures Staying; Potential For More Snow This Week

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Bismarck National Weather Service says the cold temperatures brought in with the latest storms are here to stay. According to Meteorologist Michael Matthews, the storm has moved off to the Northeast but has left behind large amounts of snow, much cooler temperatures and higher winds. He says central North...
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Annual Jamestown Turkey Trot Brings in Nearly $5,000

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Jamestown’s 5th Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot 5k brought in roughly $5,000 in food and non-food donations during the event. Food Pantry Coordinator for Community Action Region VI Sarah Oberlander reports that 156 people registered, which was a good turnout but slightly less than last year. The event was sponsored by...
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Valley City Snow Removal; Garbage Pickup & Commission Meetings

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The city of Valley City started their snow removal process in the northwest portion of the city and will work clockwise to the northeast section then to the southeast and wrap up in the southwestern section of the city. Public works director Jeff Differding says crews started to pickup...
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