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Semi Rollover West of Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – A truck driver was injured after the semi he was driving rolled west of Valley City around 11:40 AM on Friday. The Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the crash. The driver suffered injuries that are considered to be non-life threatening. The crash happened shortly after the driver...
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Rare Gold & Silver Coins Dropped Into Salvation Army Kettle In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – (NewsDakota.com) A rare gold and silver coin was dropped into a Barnes County Salvation Army Red Kettle last night in Valley City according to local Salvation Army spokesman Lee Isensee. The estimated value of the $20 gold coin minted in 1920 is between $14-hundred to $17-hundred dollars was dropped into...
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Armory Re-Branded As Oakes Community Center

OAKES (NewsDakota.com) Since 1957, the building located at 124 South Fifth Street in Oakes was known as the Oakes Armory. That era came to an end on Friday with the official re-branding of the building as the Oakes Community Center. The City provided an open house Friday for those who wished to see the...
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Trump Announces Support of Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, a policy that a spokesman says is not related to Trump’s investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline. Spokesman Bryan Lanza says in a memo to supporters Trump’s backing for the pipeline near a...
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Jamestown Fire Department Run Report

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Jamestown Fire Department has released their run report for the time between November 18th and December 1st. According to Fire Chief Jim Reuther’s latest report, the department has responded to roughly 262 calls, nearing their total of 296 in 2015. The Fire Department responded to a fire at Taco...
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Donation Benefits Hi-Line Prairie Gardens & Orchard In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – (NewsDakota.com) Andrea Nelson, Administrator for the Sheyenne Valley Community Foundation received a donation for $350 for the Hi-Line Prairie Gardens & Orchard from Veronica Miller, Secretary-Treasurer of the Historic Alderman School Association.  Miller said, “our board just thought the Orchard was such a great community project and wanted to support...
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Safe Shelter To Create “Mary’s Place” After Lead Gift From Mary Newman

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – A lead gift from Mary Newman to the Jamestown Safe Shelter will allow them to build a short-term emergency shelter for those affected by domestic abuse and sexual violence. A press conference held at the Anne Carlsen Center on Thursday shared news that Mary Newman had donated funds to the...
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Unwanted Items Finding Their Way Into Master Lift Station In Valley City (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) Public works crews are finding some unwanted items plugging up the master lift station in Valley City. City Administrator David Schelkoph is reminding residents about items that shouldn’t be flushed down the toilet. Some of the items are baby wipes, cooking oil or bacon grease. He says somehow a bed...
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