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Low turnout for township elections in Douglas County

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

What if they held an election and no one came?

That was almost the case on Tuesday during the township elections that took place in Douglas County.

Many of the 18 townships that held elections reported very small turnouts, some in the single-di…continue reading on echopress.com

Low turnout for township elections in Douglas County

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

What if they held an election and no one came?

That was almost the case on Tuesday during the township elections that took place in Douglas County.

Many of the 18 townships that held elections reported very small turnouts, some in the single-di…continue reading on echopress.com

Alexandria gets ‘beautiful piece of property’ for free

November 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

In the not too distant future, people may be able to enjoy outdoor walking paths, pick a scenic picnic spot, learn about the environment or just take in the outdoor views at a new Alexandria park.

All because of a donation from Gary and Cindy Zach…continue reading on echopress.com

Update from State Rep. Paul Anderson November 7, 2013

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

Dear Neighbor,

The Anderson family would like to express its deepest appreciation to all the men and women of America’s armed forces as we approach Veterans Day this Monday. The freedoms we enjoy in this great country are only possible beca…continue reading on theosakisreview.com

Update from State Rep. Paul Anderson November 7, 2013

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

Dear Neighbor,

The Anderson family would like to express its deepest appreciation to all the men and women of America’s armed forces as we approach Veterans Day this Monday. The freedoms we enjoy in this great country are only possible beca…continue reading on theosakisreview.com

Little-known fund to deliver big economic development boost in Alexandria

October 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

A fund that has been unused for five years will boost economic development in Alexandria.

 

At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council began the process of transferring $514,978 from the Airport Industrial Park Fund to the La…continue reading on echopress.com

Possible exposure to hepatitis A: St. James church among those warned

October 25, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

The North Dakota Department of Health announced Thursday that people who attended services and had communion at Catholic churches in Jamestown and Fargo on specific dates may have been exposed to the hepatitis A virus.
The Health Department said Thursday that anyone who attended services at St. James Basilica and had communion between Sept. 29 and Oct. 2 may have been exposed to the virus, which can cause an infection of the liver.
The department also issued notices Thursday for the following dates and Catholic churches in Fargo:
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Recycling to be studied

October 25, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

The possibility of curbside pickup of recyclables in Jamestown will be studied in the next few months.
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Faith Lutheran Church members grieve, forgive

October 24, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

A mixture of feelings enveloped members of Faith Lutheran Church as they gathered Wednesday to pray.
“I think we basically felt like we had experienced a death,” church member Doreen Vangerud said.
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Financing finalized for waterline project in Alexandria

October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

A major waterline extension project in Alexandria will be split almost 50-50 between the city and the residents who will tap into the new line.

At its meeting on October 15, the Alexandria City Council adopted the final assessments for the project…continue reading on echopress.com