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Jamestown Superintendent Discusses Measure #2 and Stabilization Fund

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Rob Lech, Superintendent of Jamestown Public School District, has begun addressing State Measure #2 and the impact it could have in the future. The Foundation Aid Stabilization Fund was formed in 1993 to create a safety net for K-12 public education and ensure aid would be provided to school districts...
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North Dakota Duck & Goose Season Opens This Weekend

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – One of North Dakota’s largest hunting season’s kicks off Saturday. Opening day for North Dakota residents is September 24th for ducks, geese, coots and mergansers. Nonresidents will begin the following week. State Biologist Doug Leier says hunters should see more fowl when out this year. Leier stated that the increase...
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School Board Would Like School Resource Officer Back In Valley City Schools

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( A majority of the people who live in Valley City support the plan to get a School Resource Officer back in the school district soon. The district had a school resource officer a few years ago until funding from a grant and other entities was no longer available. Police...
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Oakes Proposing Mill Levy Increase

OAKES ( The City of Oakes has announced a proposed a 6.3 mill levy increase for the 2017 budget. In a letter signed by Oakes Mayor Monty Zimmer, the City says the levy increase to 81.96 mills is needed to continue present services due to decreases in state funding and federal programs. The City...
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