Members of the Fraternal Order of Police display what the Buddy Bench will look like.

Jamestown Kiwanis Donates 8 Buddy Benches To Area Schools

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown Kiwanis Club has made a generous donation of 8 Buddy Benches to both public and private schools in the community. Liaison for the Fraternal Order of Police Nellie Degen stated that the FOP was teaming up with the Kiwanis club to help install the 8 buddy benches in...
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University of Jamestown Partner’s With Oakes High School For Duel Credit Courses

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The University of Jamestown and Oakes High School are excited to announce a new partnership through which Oakes High School students will be able to take Introduction to the Humanities I & II through the University starting in the fall of 2015. The course will expose students to some of...
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Lincoln: The Constitution & The Civil War Exhibit To Close May 1

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition is now open at the Barnes County Historical Society in Vally City. The display examines how President Lincoln used the Constitution to confront three intertwined crises of the Civil War—the secession of Southern states, slavery and wartime civil liberties. The traveling...
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Man Identified In Tuesday Jamestown Motorcycle Accident

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – 40 year-old Shawn Durfee was injured in a car and motorcycle accident Tuesday afternoon in Jamestown. According to the Jamestown Police report, 91 year-old Helen Burleson of Jamestown was stopped at a stop sign when she proceeded into the intersection of 1st Avenue North and 2nd Street Northwest and struck...
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