Oakes Water Service Lines Susceptible To Freezing

OAKES ( The City of Oakes is suggesting residents and businesses trickle water from at least one faucet until the beginning of April in order to prevent freezing water service lines. The city cites due to the depth of the frost line and inadequate snow cover for insulation, there is an increased possibility of...
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“Kindness” Pep Rally Friday 1pm-2pm Washington Elementary

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( A “Kindness” pep rally will be held Friday at Washington school in Valley City from 1:00-2:00pm.  Students and school officials will present the Schonert family with a check from Washington, Jefferson, and the Valley City Junior & Senior high students and family members in the community. The High School band...
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Shop Fire in Oriska

ORISKA, N.D. ( – Valley City and Tower City Fire Departments responded to a large shop building on fire shortly after 10 AM Wednesday morning, February 19th. The building is located at 607 2nd Street in Oriska. The fire remains under investigation. There is still no information on the owner of the property or...
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Greater North Dakota Chamber

Campaign Against Conservation Fund Ballot Measure

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A coalition says it is kicking off a campaign against a proposed North Dakota conservation fund ballot measure. The Greater North Dakota Chamber, energy groups and others plan to launch the so-called North Dakotans for Common Sense Conservation effort on Thursday in Bismarck and Fargo. Conservation advocates want a bigger...
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