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Jamestown Public School’s Citizens Advisory Committee Sets Priorities

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Public School’s Citizens Advisory Committee has decided its official list of priorities to enhance the future of the Jamestown Public School system. The following list was compiled after meetings with committee members and the Jamestown community at-large including a town hall meeting in May this year. Priorities set...
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Liz Nelson of Valley City Graduates From Dakota School of Banking

VALLEY CITY, ND ( Liz Nelson, credit analyst with Dacotah Bank in Valley City graduated from the Dakota School of Banking sponsored by the North Dakota Bankers Association (NDBA) and endorsed by the South Dakota Bankers Association (SDBA). In its 44th year, the school trained 61 bank personnel. The school has been held on...
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NDDoH Reports First West Nile Virus of the Year

BISMARCK, N.D. ( - The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) has confirmed the first human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) disease for the season. Additionally, three birds from Grand Forks County have tested positive for WNV. To help avoid contracting the virus, state and local health officials urge people to protect themselves from...
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Jamestown School Board Approves Draft Budget for School Year

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Public School Board met in regular session Monday evening and made some decisions for the upcoming school year. Some items approved by the board last night include approval of Membership in the North Dakota High School Activities Association, approval of Summer School Membership reports and Annual Financial report...
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Irrigation in North Dakota Tour Set for August 2 in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( - The North Dakota Water Education Foundation is hosting the Southeastern North Dakota Irrigation tour on Wednesday, August 2. There are about 85,000 acres of irrigated land in a 7 county area in southeastern North Dakota. The Southeastern North Dakota Irrigation tour will focus on irrigation activities in Oakes area, beginning with a tour and discussion of...
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Jamestown’s SCORE Chapter Offering a Marketing 101 Course

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Jamestown’s SCORE Chapter will be offering a Marketing 101 course on Thursday, July 20th for area non-profits and small business owners and entrepreneurs. SCORE, which once stood for Service Corps of Retired Executives, is a group dedicated to growing and maintaining small businesses. Dave Smette is a member of the Jamestown...
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2017 North Dakota State Fair Brings Big Acts and Huge Exhibits

MINOT, N.D. ( – North Dakota’s largest fair is prepared for fair week starting July 21st and continuing through July 29th. The concert lineups and dates have been set, exhibits are being set up and the Murphy Brothers Exposition has spent the last few days assembling their attractions. Marketing Director Beth Feldner says they...
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Concert for Care Set For July 27th

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (JRMC) - An outdoor music event promises to hit the high note for healthcare in the community. Concert for Care is set for Thursday, July 27. The evening features entertainers Matt Aakre and Jeb Reinhiller and includes an all-ages rib-fest style barbecue and street dance. Jamestown Elks sponsors Concert for Care, which raises...
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