Barnes County Saturation Patrol Nets One Felony Arrest

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Highway Patrol troopers conducted alcohol saturation patrols last weekend and earlier this month in Barnes County. The patrol says efforts resulted in six drug charges, three DUI charges, One delivery of alcohol to a minor, four driving under suspension. Barnes County State’s Attorney Carl Martineck says his office received...
Keep Reading »

Oakes Gas Station Fire Damages Pump, Truck

OAKES ( A scary scene occurred Monday afternoon at a gas station and convenience store in Oakes. A pickup truck was filling up around 2 p.m. at the Circle R, located at 305 Seventh Street North, when something in the engine caught fire. The station and store’s owner, Craig Rhyan told KDDR radio that...
Keep Reading »

NDWS Rodeo Worker Injured In PRCA Rodeo Event

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( A North Dakota Winter Show volunteer was injured during the PRCA Rodeo event Friday night in Valley City. North Dakota Winter Show manager Dawn Riley says the man was pulling a shoot gate during the saddle bronco riding event when the horse shot out of the gate quickly injuring...
Keep Reading »
highway patrol

Barnes County Saturation Results Released By NDHP

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – The North Dakota Highway Patrol has released their results in recent saturation patrols held in Barnes and surrounding counties. On March 5th, 11th, and 12th, increased troopers in the area conducted saturation points. The Highway Patrol has released the results from those days. - 60 warnings - 71 citations...
Keep Reading »
midwest dairy honorees 026

Midwest Dairy Association Honors Generous Donors During NDWS

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( The Midwest Dairy Association thanked two area businesses for their generous donation to help promote the dairy industry in the state of North Dakota. Central Plains Ag Services and Ag Country Farm Credit Services received recognition for donating money to provide tickets for customers attending the North Dakota Winter...
Keep Reading »
klj logo

Permanent Flood Protection Project In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, ND - Officials with KLJ engineering say work on the permanent flood protection project is in full swing east of the Viking Drive Bridge. Construction activities require the closure of Viking Drive Bridge to motorists. However, the bridge and street will be open to pedestrian traffic while under construction. Updated maps for all...
Keep Reading »

Steven Shirley Among Three Candidates To Become The Next President of UND

GRAND FORK, ND – ( Minot State University President Steven Shirley is among three candidates still in the running to be the next president of the University of North Dakota. The other candidates are former U.S. Congressman Mark Kennedy, director of the Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University and Nagi Naganathan,...
Keep Reading »
Jamestown Chamber

Ag Week Luncheon Tuesday to Focus on County Crops & Other Issues

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Beginning at Noon on Tuesday at the North Dakota Farmers Union building in Jamestown, area farmers and ranchers will learn and discuss county crops and other issues at the Ag Week Luncheon. Area businesses and organizations are being encouraged to attend to learn more about how crops are affecting the...
Keep Reading »