District 12 GOP Luncheon Hosting Senator John Hoeven

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Residents will have a chance to talk with U.S. Senator John Hoeven Wednesday in Jamestown about local, state, or nationwide issues. District 12 GOP holds a luncheon on the last Wednesday of every month leading up to voting in November. District 12 Chair Delores Rath points out that the luncheons...
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Group Aims to Put Wetland Efforts on Federal Farm Bill

CLEVELAND, N.D. (AP) – Supporters of a program that pays farmers to not alter wetlands on valuable cropland want to include it in the next federal farm bill. The North Dakota Working Wetlands Pilot Project compensates producers for what they lose by not farming seasonal wetlands that are important to duck production. Delta Waterfowl...
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State Budget Cuts Affect Senior Center Weekend Meals Program

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – State budget cuts have affected numerous agencies statewide and now it’s being seen once again in Jamestown. The James River Senior Citizen Center has reported that they have had to cut their weekend and home delivered meals programs due to statewide cuts. Rhonda Sahr is the Home Delivered Meal Program...
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Representative Cramer Plans Mobile Office Hours in Hankinson and Ellendale

ELLENDALE, N.D. ( – Several issues were raised during Representative Kevin Cramer’s town halls in Jamestown Steele, so he has scheduled some mobile office hours in the state. Congressman Cramer will have mobile office hours in Hankinson and Ellendale on Wednesday September 7th. ‚ÄúSeveral issues were raised at the Coffee with Cramer town halls...
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Flood Walls Visible In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( The first phase of the permanent flood protection project is getting closer to completion in Valley City. Crews were busy putting on the finishing touches on the permanent flood wall along 4th Street Southwest just south of the City Park. Crews also installed the retractable flood walls that will...
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Road Construction Everywhere In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Motorists have had to deal with a lot of detours in Valley City this summer as a record amount of repaving and other street related repair projects are underway in Valley City. Several streets are closed due to the construction, but one project in the heart of Valley City...
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Voters To Decide Maple Valley School District Proposal Sept. 20th (Audio)

TOWER CITY, ND – ( A proposal to create a centralized school for the Maple Valley School District in Tower City fail twice in 2015 but the district is asking voters to go back to the polls on September 20th once again. Maple Valley Schools Superintendent Brian Wolf says under the plan residents will...
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Bail Set at $250,000 Cash For Grant Jr.

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – 59 year-old Walter Grant Jr. has his bail set at $250,000 after being accused of attacking and sexually assaulting a Jamestown woman on August 23rd. Court documents say Grant Jr. is accused of allegedly invading a Southwest Jamestown apartment and forcing a woman into sexual acts under the threat of...
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