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Officials: Bridge Damaged In Pipeline Protest Is Sound

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota transportation officials say tests of a bridge damaged during protests of the Dakota Access pipeline show the span is structurally sound. The Backwater Bridge north of Cannon Ball has been the site of several clashes between protesters and police. It has been closed since October, when protesters blocked...
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Chamber of Commerce

86th Annual Jamestown Chamber Banquet Set January 26th

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The 86th Annual Jamestown Chamber of Commerce Banquet is scheduled for Thursday, January 26th. This year’s banquet has been moved to the Quality Inn & Suites according to Executive Director Becky Thatcher-Keller. She explains that the banquet is an opportunity to honor and award those who were recognized throughout 2016....
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Residents Can Help Wildlife During Tough Winter

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – The state Game & Fish Department is informing residents on what they can do to help alleviate stress on wildlife during this or any winter. Earlier this year, the department released information on wildlife being stressed during one of the toughest winters in recent memory. Game & Fish Biologist Doug...
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Jamestown Marksmanship Education Range

Jamestown Marksmanship Range Struggles To Find Land; Future Questionable

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Marksmanship Education Range (JMER) met in open forum to discuss the future of the range moving forward. JMER had previously asked landowners near the State Hospital and Woodbury Township for potential spots to build an outdoor range. Board President Curt Kaseman says the Woodbury land, owned by Rueben...
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