Jamestown Sidewalk Portions Closed For Renovation Work

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The City of Jamestown is informing the public of sidewalk renovation work that will take place over the next six weeks. Portions of the sidewalk at the Southeast corner of 2nd Avenue Southwest and 1st Street West will be closed or restricted to pedestrians for approximately six weeks due to...
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Train Truck Collision Near Fessenden

FESSENDEN, N.D. ( A rural Fessenden man escaped serious injury after the International truck he was driving while pulling an empty hopper trailer was struck by a train Tuesday shortly after 2pm on a gravel township road southeast of Fessenden. The Highway Patrol says the driver 58 year-old Scott Fleming of rural Fessenden failed...
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Texas Fugitive Possibly Linked To Dickey County Stabbing

ELLENDALE, N.D. ( The Dickey County Sheriff says a Texas man who was arrested in Oakes last week may have a connection to an October 5th stabbing south of town. Sheriff Jim Bohannon says 63 year old Reymundo Leyva of Crystal City, Texas may be “a person involved” in the incident which resulted in...
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Common Core Standard Testing Questioned (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( North Dakota is known for its outstanding education and supporters of the Common Core believe the standards for mathematics and English will provide direction to ensure that every North Dakota graduate will be ready for college or a career. Valley City educators support the concept behind the Common Core but...
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