Jamestown City Hall

Two Recycling Proposals Discussed For Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The City of Jamestown held a special Public Works Committee meeting to discuss and hear more about the two proposals for curbside recycling in Jamestown. Rick Anderson of Dakota Sanitation brought forth more information to the council regarding his proposal for recycling in the community. Anderson reported that the recycling...
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New helmets purchased by the Carrington Fire Department. Picture courtesy of the department. Click for a larger view.

Carrington Fire Department Called To Scrap Yard Fire Tuesday Night

CARRINGTON, N.D. ( – The Carrington City Fire Department had a busy evening at the scrap yard Tuesday night. Carrington Fire Chief Ken Wangen reports that a large pile of scrapped cars were ignited after the owner had a small spark fly from his blade as he was cutting up scrap metal. “The owner...
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Barnes County Budget Bombshell Released During Budget Meeting (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( A bombshell was dropped on Barnes County department heads during a budget meeting on August 23rd. Commission president Mike Metcalf said the county will either be looking at substantial budget cuts or mill increases to hold back the current rate of deficit spending. Metcalf said at the current rate...
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Central Cass

Central Cass School District Voters To Decide Bond Issue On October 4th

CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) – Voters in the Central Cass School District will be deciding a bond issue to handle what district officials say is unprecedented student growth. Two previous referendums have failed, pushing leaders in the Casselton area to come up with a proposal that combines public and private funding. The board last month...
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