“Pet of the Year Awards” From Veterinary Medical Association

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The North Dakota Veterinary Medical Association has announced their “Pet of the Year Awards” for 2016. The two pet animals are from Jamestown and will be inducted into the NDVMA Animal Hall of Fame. Poppy and Mozart are both dogs that reside in Jamestown. Poppy, a bichon/poodle from Ave Maria...
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Man Dead After Several Hour Standoff with Fargo Police

FARGO, N.D. ( – A man who held Fargo Police at bay for several hours during a standoff last night ended with the man’s death. The man was barricaded inside the Southeast Human Services Center, next door to Big Top Bingo, armed with a pistol. Deputy Police Chief Ross Renner says the man had...
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Sketches of the project Fritts has put together. Photo from the Jamestown Arts Center.

Arizona Sculptor Working on Arts Park Sculpture This Fall

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Owen William Fritts is a scultpor based in Flagstaff, Arizona and will be adding his own piece to the Jamestown community. The Jamestown Arts Association Board held a world-wide search to find a feature piece to place in the newly built Jamestown Arts Park. Fritts was one of three finalist...
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Annual Block Party Welcomes in New & Returning University Students

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – It’s fall time and students will begin their first year at the University of Jamestown in a big way. The annual University of Jamestown community block party is held annually in downtown Jamestown and welcomes in new and returning students. Gary Van Zinderen, Dean of Students and the University of...
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