Agreement On Silver Creek Project In Barnes County Is Close (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( A 40 year proposal to drain a portion of Rose Slough into the Sheyenne River is closer to reality after the Barnes County Commission approved of moving forward with a plan by the Barnes and Griggs Counties Water Resource District Boards. Barnes County Water Resource District board member Dale...
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VCSU Professor Gilbert Kuipers Lecture To Focus On Global Climate Change

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( The Barnes County Historical Society Lecture Series Season 18 Presents: Dr. Gilbert Kuipers, professor at Valley City State University will give a presentation on “Global Climate Change & A Personal Adventure” on Thursday, September 17 at 7pm in the Barnes County Museum. September 17th should be the approximate date...
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National Retailers Showing Interest In Lots Surrounding Menards

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Developers are continuing to look at lots surrounding the newly constructed Menards in Jamestown and announcements could be made before the end of the year. In the deal to build the Menards, the city of Jamestown agreed to give more land to have buildable lots for development around the store....
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Kim Franklin To Step Down As Barnes County Emergency Manager

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Barnes County Emergency Manager and 9-1-1 coordinator Kim Franklin handed in her notice to the Barnes County board of commissioners earlier this month. Commissioner Bill Carlblom said the search process to find a replacement is already underway. He said Franklin accepted a job offer somewhere else. Carlblom said the...
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