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One color for water tower

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The new water tower in south Jamestown will look much like the sky above it.
The City Council voted unanimously Monday to paint it “Midwest sky.” Mayor Katie Andersen said the color could also be called a light blue.
The single color without a …continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Conservation amendment proponents hold meeting in Jamestown

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — A ballot initiative that would provide funding for wildlife conservation from oil tax revenues was discussed at a meeting held by members of the North Dakotans for Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks at the Jamestown Arts Center on Thursday …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘Quality of Life’ a focus for Valley City officials

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

VALLEY CITY — Leaders in Valley City have had steady success attracting industry over the years, but now they’re aiming for businesses that improve the quality of life for a population they hope starts growing after a decade of decline.
City sta…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘Quality of Life’ a focus for Valley City officials

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

VALLEY CITY — Leaders in Valley City have had steady success attracting industry over the years, but now they’re aiming for businesses that improve the quality of life for a population they hope starts growing after a decade of decline.
City sta…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

University of Jamestown dean charged with simple assault

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — The dean of students at the University of Jamestown has been placed on leave from the institution after being charged with simple assault Monday.
Gary Van Zinderen, 44, is free on a personal recognizance bond and a new court date has n…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Billboard magnate, entreprenuer Harold Newman dies at age 80

February 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — Sign magnate Harold Newman, who painted signs in a garage before turning his venture into a multimillion-dollar company, died Thursday afternoon at his Jamestown home. He was 80 years old.
“We’re very sad, and surprised,” said hi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Police ask for help to find elderly Jamestown woman

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — Jamestown police are seeking the public’s help in locating Ruby Grenz, 78, of Jamestown, who was last seen in Jamestown at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Police Capt. Gary Peterson said Grenz was last seen leaving the Second Avenue Salon. She was d…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Elderly Jamestown woman missing

February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

The Jamestown Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating Ruby Grenz, 78, of Jamestown, who has been missing since 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Jamestown Police Capt. Gary Peterson said Grenz was last seen leaving the Second Avenu…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Hillerud retains Planning Commission chair

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Jamestown Planning Commission will retain its same leadership for the coming year. Chairman David Hillerud and Vice Chairman Jane Trautman were both unanimously re-elected to their posts during the commission’s regular meeting Monday.
The comm…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Kenmare man killed in accident near Flaxton

February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Kenmare man died in a two-vehicle accident near Flaxton on Sunday, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.
Jeffery Odom, 58, was traveling west in a 2013 Ford F-150 pickup on 100th Street Northwest, approximately two miles south of Flaxton, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com