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Suspect Identified In Early Tuesday Shooting and Pursuit in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Stutsman County State’s Attorney has charged the man who led law enforcement on an early high speed chase through Jamestown on March 17th. 47 year-old Lee Charles Ellingson of Tracy, Minnesota was charged with four counts today including Reckless Endangerment, Criminal Mischief, DUI, and fleeing or attempting to elude....
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Farmers Have An Opportunity To Help School Districts

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education is back for a fourth year of partnering with farmers to nominate their local public school district to compete for a grant of $10,000 or $25,000 to enhance math and science education. Farmers can nominate their favorite public school district by filling out an application...
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Law Enforcement Officials Say Crime Will Happen, Regardless Of Growth

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Jamestown Police and the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office are prepared for the growth coming to Jamestown, but don’t think the public should have anything to fear as far as crime goes. During a Local Regional Issues Meeting held in Jamestown, Sheriff Chad Kaiser and Officer Robert Opp discussed the change...
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Oakes School Board Approves Centralized Office

OAKES ( The Oakes School Board has unanimously approved construction of a centralized office and library for the district. Superintendent Josh Johnson says the fully paid for $2.7 million project, which was approved at the last school board meeting on Tuesday cites the reasons for this endeavor. Johnson that roughly 50 percent of the...
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