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South Central Dakota Regional Council Violates Open Meetings Law

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The North Dakota attorney general says a group of counties that share economic development services made a mistake when its representatives went into executive session at one of its meetings. The South Central Dakota Regional Council is comprised of nine counties and operates under a joint powers agreement. The group’s...
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AMBER Alert Awareness Day In North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – Today has been proclaimed as AMBER Alert Awareness Day in North Dakota by Governor Jack Dalrymple. The day honors Amber Hagerman, a 9-year old Texas girl, who was kidnapped while riding her bicycle and brutally murdered on this day in 1996. Broadcasters have teamed with local police to develop an...
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Director of the Grand Forks Community Land Trust Emily Wright addresses the group of community individuals.

Group Meets To Learn More About Community Land Trust Program

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – A local group brought in the founder of the Grand Forks Land Trust to speak on what the program is and if it was possible to implement in Jamestown. Emily Wright is the Director and Founder of the Grand Forks Land Trust. During a meeting on Wednesday, January 12th, Wright...
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JSDC Discusses Strategic Plan; Postpone Holding Executive Committee Meetings

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corporation will only hold meetings with their board once a month after deciding to eliminate the monthly Executive Committee meeting. Business Development Manager Corry Shevlin stated that the decision to cancel holding the Executive Committee meeting will hopefully streamline the process of businesses going through the application...
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