Robert Carlson & Dr. Marcia McMullen Selected to ND Ag Hall of Fame

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Since the establishment of the ND Agriculture Hall of Fame in 1997, selected nominees are inducted into the ND Agriculture Hall of Fame during the annual North Dakota Winter Show, in Valley City. The individuals selected for induction into the ND Agriculture Hall of Fame this year are Dr....
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UJ Wind Ensemble Performing Free Pops Concert

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (UJ) – University of Jamestown Wind Ensemble will perform a Pops Concert on Feb. 17, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the DeNault Auditorium, located in the Reiland Fine Arts Center. The concert is free and open to the public. The concert, themed “Heroes,” will feature music from various heroic films, characters, and...
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TRAC Focusing on Heart Health in February

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Two Rivers Activity Center is focusing on the heart this February. Two Rivers Activity Center Facilities Manager Amy Walters says February is American Heart Month. The month is used to raise awareness of heart disease and how it can be prevented. The event will be called “Nourish Your Heart”...
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Ashley Medical Center Fire Displaces Patients & Nursing Home Residents

ASHLEY, N.D. ( – The Ashley Medical Center was evacuated after the facility caught fire Tuesday morning. Reports say damage is not extensive, but patients and nursing home residents have been displaced due to smoke damage. Crews helped evacuate residents to an unconnected parking garage before moving them to other facilities in the region....
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North Dakota House Votes to Outlaw Sobriety Checkpoints

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s Republican-led House has passed a measure that would outlaw sobriety checkpoints in the state. The House voted 79-14 Tuesday to approve the bill that requires “reasonable suspicion for certain traffic stops.” Bismarck GOP Rep. Rick Becker was the measure’s primary sponsor. He says sobriety checkpoints are ineffective and...
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Valley City Fire & Rescue Crews Respond to Fire & Rollover

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Fire crews were call to the John Deere Seeding plant in Valley City on Tuesday afternoon, February 12 to respond to a fire call. Fire Chief Scott Magnuson said smoke was coming from a heating duct in the facility as crews arrived on the scene. No injuries reported. Employees...
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Babb’s Coffee House Receives February Business of the Month

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Members of the chamber Young Professionals of Jamestown and the chamber Ambassadors recently presented the Business of the Month Award to Babb’s Coffee House of Jamestown for their outstanding customer service and continued commitment to the community. The business is located at 100 1st Ave South in Jamestown and they...
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Giving Hearts Day Largest Fundraiser for Many Area Non-Profits

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Valentine’s Day is Thursday, February 14th. That will also be the day of one of the largest fundraisers in North Dakota. Giving Hearts Day has been a signature fundraising campaign for North Dakota and Northwestern Minnesota nonprofits for the past 12 years. According to the event’s website, $13.1 million were...
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