Jamestown Stutsman Development Corporation Plans for New Parks

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Two new industrial parks are in the future plans for the Jamestown Stutsman/Development Corporation (JSDC). The strategic plan, recently approved by the JSDC Board of Directors on May 15th, involves the next steps for business parks in the region. “A part of our new strategic plans for 2017-2020 is to...
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Two Arrested After Troopers Find Nearly 60 Pounds of Marijuana

BISMARCK, N.D. ( On Sunday morning May 21st, a North Dakota State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in a 60 mph zone on I-94 in Morton County. The Highway Patrol says a Chevrolet Avalanche had two occupants, a male driver and male passenger. The trooper observed indications of criminal activity. A search of...
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UJ Announces New Director for Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Dr. Nancy Nuzzo, the founding Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program and Chair of the Department, left the University of Jamestown on May 15, 2017. Dr. Sara Voorhees took over the position the following day. Dr. Nuzzo developed the Physical Therapy program at UJ and worked to integrate...
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Annette Hazelton (L) and Amanda Lausch (R) with the JRMC's Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.

JRMC Only Hospital Offering Hyberbaric Oxygen Therapy in North Dakota

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Regional Hospital (JRMC) has led the way for many things including the new 3D Mammography technology. Now they’ve introduced Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) to the area. As part of the Wound Center, HBOT has become a proven alternative medicine for numerous wounds and injuries. Annette Hazelton is the...
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Trails4Transplants Riding Over 300 Miles to Raise Donor Awareness

EDGELEY, N.D. ( – Trails4Transplants is a long-distance, multiple week long trail ride to raise awareness about organ, eye, and tissue donation. This week, the trek is making it’s way through the area. “Approximately 40 riders from as far away as Florida and Louisiana came to the “Trails4Transplants donor awareness ride,” stated Gene Hanson...
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Statewide Test of North Dakota AMBER Alert System

BISMARCK, N.D. ( - The North Dakota Highway Patrol and the North Dakota Department of Emergency Services will conduct an annual test of the AMBER (America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response) Alert system from 2-3 p.m. on Thursday, May 25. All AMBER Alert components will be tested. Advance notification is provided to avoid misinterpretation of this...
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Burgum to Donate Salary to Improve Addiction Treatment

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. Doug Burgum says he’ll donate his salary since taking office in December to addiction recovery and treatment initiatives. Burgum says in a statement that his wife, Kathryn Helgaas Burgum, will announce the initiatives later. Burgum says his donation will be “seed money” in improving addiction treatment statewide. Helgaas Burgum...
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Over 100 Gallons of Oil Leaked from Dakota Access Pipeline in March

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline and a feeder line leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in March.   A state Health Department database shows 84 gallons (320 liters) spilled at a pipeline terminal in Watford City March 3. Dakota Access developer Energy Transfer Partners says...
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