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Man found dead in yard died from hypothermia

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — A 75-year-old Ypsilanti man found dead Tuesday morning in his yard apparently died from hypothermia, according to the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office.
Detective Sgt. Jason Falk said in a news release Wednesday that preliminary autop…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Families of the missing in action fight time and bureaucracy

November 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

CHAMBERSBURG Pa. — In April 1943, when Ronald Norford was 10, his older brother Robert enlisted in the U.S. Navy and shipped out on a submarine patrolling the waters off Japan as World War II was reaching full boil.
“My mother made me a white dr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

From the plant to the Patch: Propane terminal delivers Bakken fuel to region

September 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

HANNAFORD — Officials see a new propane terminal at Hannaford as a way to combat the shortages and high prices seen last year. The $6.5 million terminal is a project of CHS and Central Plains Ag Services and will bring propane from the Oil Patch to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

CHS to pay $3M a year as largest ND property taxpayer: Committee agrees on payment in lieu of taxes for 20 years

September 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — The planned CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood will become the largest property taxpayer in North Dakota upon completion even though it is receiving a 20-year tax incentive.
CHS announced Friday it was moving forward with the …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Natural gas pipeline would serve CHS fertilizer plant

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — One of the largest natural gas pipelines in North Dakota in the last decade is in the planning and permitting process, according to Tim Rasmussen, spokesman for WBI Energy, a division of MDU Resources Group.
Rasmussen said Wind Ridge P…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Korean War soldier identified after 63 years buried in North Dakota

July 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — A Korean War veteran who was unaccounted for 63 years was laid to rest Thursday in a cemetery in New Rockford.
Army Cpl. Cletus R. Lies, a Bremen native who was killed at age 26 in the 1950 Battle of Chosin, was identified last year by…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Man charged with stealing from grandpa dying of cancer

June 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A 25-year-old Jamestown man is accused of racking up about $11,000 in unauthorized charges on his grandfather’s credit cards in the last days of the older man’s life, as he was dying of pancreatic cancer.
According to court documents f…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Motorcyclist crashes after high-speed chase on Interstate 94

June 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — Jamestown police and the North Dakota Highway Patrol were involved in a motorcycle pursuit on Interstate 94 that reached speeds over 120 mph Wednesday morning.
Jamestown Police Chief Scott Edinger said that around 9:30 a.m., an officer…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Former University of Jamestown student found guilty of terrorizing

April 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — A former University of Jamestown student was found guilty of terrorizing Tuesday in an incident that led to a lockdown of the campus last November.
The jury of five men and seven women deliberated for about four hours before reaching t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com