Tips To Prevent Frozen Pipes In Homes & Businesses

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – According to the Insurance Information Institute, frozen pipes are the second most common cause of home insurance claims in the U.S. Water frozen inside inadequately insulated pipes can freeze and exert pressure of up to 2,000 pounds per square inch, stopping water flow, interrupting service to the home or pipes...
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VCSU Rhoades Science Center Receives Gift From Basin Electric

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( Basin Electric Power Cooperative of Bismarck made a $10,000 contribution toward the purchase of equipment for the Rhoades Science Center at Valley City State University. Larry Robinson, executive director of the VCSU Foundation says “Their gift will be used to purchase state-of-the art equipment to enhance the learning experience of...
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“Phishing” Scam Alert

FARGO, N.D. ( Gate City Bank is urging you to be aware of a “Phishing” scam. Automated calls that ask for personal information to unfreeze a credit or debit account. Some of the people getting the calls are not Gate City customers. The names of other banks have also been used.  The scam has...
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Input About Services For Adults With Disabilities Requested

BISMARCK, N.D. ( The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Aging Services Division is seeking public input through an online survey about statewide programs and services that help older adults and people with disabilities to live independently in their homes and communities.  The department invites clients, their family members, service providers, partners, advocates, and...
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