Ross Powell Wins Valley City Commission Seat in a Landslide

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – A Valley City banker has been elected to the city commission in a special citywide election. Ross Powell received 415 votes and Lloyd A. Nelson received 60 votes. Powell was the only person on the ballot. Nelson received all write-in votes during the special election. There were two other...
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City Approves Funds for “Feed the Buffalo” Donation Project

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Civic Center and Promotion Committee heard from Jamestown Tourism on their plans to create a way for people to donate to their future monument renovations. Jamestown Tourism Executive Director Searle Swedlund informed the committee Tuesday evening that the “Dakota Thunder” monument would be in need of extensive renovations...
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Finance & Legal Approve JSDC Requests: 30 Year Options on Road Projects

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The City of Jamestown’s Finance & Legal Committee met on Tuesday evening at the courthouse. Several items were brought forth by the Jamestown Stutsman Development Corporation including PACE and Flex PACE funds for JK Holdings. Councilman Steve Brubakken asked the JSDC about the rules regarding PACE and Flex PACE. Business...
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NDSU Crop Management Field School June 15 in Carrington

CARRINGTON, N.D. ( – Updates on crop, pest and soil management recommendations will be the focus of the North Dakota State University Extension Service’s annual crop management field school. It will be offered Thursday, June 15, starting at 9 a.m. at NDSU’s Carrington Research Extension Center (CREC). The school will provide hands-on training in...
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Jamestown Stutsman Development Corporation Plans for New Parks

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Two new industrial parks are in the future plans for the Jamestown Stutsman/Development Corporation (JSDC). The strategic plan, recently approved by the JSDC Board of Directors on May 15th, involves the next steps for business parks in the region. “A part of our new strategic plans for 2017-2020 is to...
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Two Arrested After Troopers Find Nearly 60 Pounds of Marijuana

BISMARCK, N.D. ( On Sunday morning May 21st, a North Dakota State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in a 60 mph zone on I-94 in Morton County. The Highway Patrol says a Chevrolet Avalanche had two occupants, a male driver and male passenger. The trooper observed indications of criminal activity. A search of...
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UJ Announces New Director for Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Dr. Nancy Nuzzo, the founding Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program and Chair of the Department, left the University of Jamestown on May 15, 2017. Dr. Sara Voorhees took over the position the following day. Dr. Nuzzo developed the Physical Therapy program at UJ and worked to integrate...
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Annette Hazelton (L) and Amanda Lausch (R) with the JRMC's Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.

JRMC Only Hospital Offering Hyberbaric Oxygen Therapy in North Dakota

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Regional Hospital (JRMC) has led the way for many things including the new 3D Mammography technology. Now they’ve introduced Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) to the area. As part of the Wound Center, HBOT has become a proven alternative medicine for numerous wounds and injuries. Annette Hazelton is the...
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