Jamestown School Admin Offices

Jamestown Public School District to See New Support System This Year

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Public Schools begin today and will see a new system to help support those children who have not yet hit the benchmark of their respective grade. The Multi-Tiered Systems of Support will be implemented into grades K-12 and is a concept to help get additional support to the...
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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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