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Valley City Garbage Pickup Schedule

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Valley City Public Works office and transfer station will be closed Thursday in observance of Thanksgiving Day. Residents whose garbage is normally picked up Thursday will be picked up on Friday, November 24th along with those schedule for the regular Friday garbage pickup in Valley City.
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“A Moment of Freedom” Providing Therapy Through Horse Riding

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Horse riding therapy. Something that doesn’t seem very common to those who have never heard of it. Now a group of area individuals are trying to bring it to Jamestown. “A Moment of Freedom” is a non-profit organization located in Buchanan, North Dakota. They’re currently trying to establish the riding...
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TRAC Continues Towards Enrollment Goal; Swim Lessons In the Works

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – When the Two Rivers Activity Center first opened, their goal was to have around 2,700 individuals enrolled at the facility within the first year. Facilities Manager Amy Walters says they are well on their way to reaching and possibly even topping that goal. Walters says they are continuing to look...
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School Board Hears Technology Audit Report

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Jamestown Public Schools had a company out of Bismarck come and conduct an audit on the technology within the schools recently. The company Connecting Point spent a few days within the school buildings and with technology staff to assess the current technology setup in the school system. Technology Director...
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Rollover Crash Injures Male on Highway 1 South of Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Authorities responded to a rollover on Highway 1 south of Valley City around 11:30am on November 20th. The driver lost control of his vehicle went into the ditch, struck a culvert and rolled. Valley City Barnes County Fire and Rescue crews helped the male driver get out of his...
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Funds Available to Plant Community and School Orchards, Gardens

BISMARCK, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says $52,500 is available to help North Dakota communities and schools plant orchards and gardens in 2018. Communities and schools are eligible to apply for grants of $500 to $7,500. The grants are available on a competitive basis. “A community orchard project can help foster community...
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More Than 20 Women Helped As Part of No Excuses Program

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The No Excuses program may have saved the life of one Jamestown woman. A widow and mother of four sons, Brenda Skavroneck delayed obtaining her regular Pap test and mammogram because she couldn’t afford it. She promised herself, and her children, she’d somehow budget for a physical in sometime 2018....
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Santa, Cops & Kids December 7 in Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Valley City Police Department and other area law enforcement agencies will team up with the James Valley FOP Lodge #4 for the annual Santa, Cops and Kids program. Law enforcement officers will pair up with a child from the community to enjoy a meal together before going shopping...
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