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Lower Gas Prices Prompt More Drivers This Memorial Day Weekend

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – AAA has predicted that automotive travel this Memorial Day weekend will be around nearly 33 million travelers, being the highest volume in the past 10 years. Cheaper prices at the pump are suspected to be the cause. According to the website, fuel in the state has stayed around the...
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Corps Ups Release From Jamestown Reservoir

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers increased the release from the Jamestown Reservoir yesterday from 75 cfs to 125 cfs. According to a release, the increase may raise the James River level through Jamestown about six inches higher. The 75 cfs release that was started Monday did not help draw...
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Grass Fire Puzzling Following Heavy Rain In The Region

VALLEY CITY, ND – The cause of a grass fire northwest of Valley City on Wednesday, May 20 appears to be a mystery, for now. Rural Fire Chief Gary Retterath says there were three separate areas of grass on fire. Retterath says it was strange to see a grass fire after the region received...
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Music To Replace Memorial Day Parade In Valley City Monday

VALLEY CITY, ND – There will be Memorial Day music in Valley City but no parade on Monday, May 25. Local AMVETS member Gary Schlagel says the High School and Junior High bands will hold a concert weather permitting at 10:30am in the 100 block of Main Avenue. The music will center on a...
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