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Goat yoga comes to Jamestown
"It will be wacky and fun," said Sarah Wilson, whose family owns the goats that will participate in at least two sessions of goat yoga on the Wilson farm.The goats are this year's kids from the Wilson family herd. The five planned for the goat yoga experience were all part of 4-H projects this year
Sex offender changes address in Jamestown
Moody is described as a white male 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 175 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair.Moody, who is not wanted by law enforcement, is on GPS monitoring. He was convicted in 2015 in Burleigh County Court of luring minors by computer and in 2001 in South Dakota of sexual contact
North Dakota Cannabis Activists Gain Powerful Legalization Ally
The Marijuana Policy Project has been instrumental in leading successful legalization initiative efforts in Colorado, Alaska, Massachusetts, Maine, and Nevada. Now the nonprofit organization will be throwing its weight behindLegalize ND, the group responsible for getting Measure 3 on the ballot this
Open houses on garbage collection scheduled
The open houses will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, and Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Jamestown Fire Department, 209 2nd Ave. NW.
JPD looking for Summer Nicholes
Jamestown Police Department is asking citizens of the Jamestown area for information on the whereabouts of is Summer Nicholes, a wanted fugitive, according to a Friday announcement.
Letter to the editor: JPS administration gets ‘F’ from business...
The Jamestown Public Schools administration recently renewed a contract from a bid awarded last year with an out-of-state company when my business, Central Business Systems, was offering the same service and was 13 percent cheaper. I reached out to Superintendent Rob Lech on his decision to support
North Dakota goes bare-bones with its recreational cannabis measure
On November 8, North Dakota may become the tenth state in the Union to legalize recreational marijuana. North Dakota’s BallotMeasure 3, the Marijuana Legalization and Automatic Expungement Initiative, would legalize the recreational use of marijuana for people 21 years old, or older, and would also
Runaway from western North Dakota may be in Fargo or headed ...
The Stark County Sheriff's Office in Dickinson, N.D., has asked for the public's help in finding the juvenile, Caylee Miller.Miller was last seen at her home in Gladstone, a small town in Stark County. She was wearing sweatpants and a maroon Under Armour sweatshirt, authorities said.Anyone with info
Hot Tamales named top Halloween candy in North Dakota
Los Angeles, C.A. –Hot Tamales take the crown as the top Halloween candy in the Peace Garden State, according to the blog candystore.com.
Sports Shorts: Sept. 21
In order to secure a spot in the league, rosters and a $600 registration fee must be turned into the Parks and Rec office (1002 2nd Ave SE) by Oct. 25. A $50 late fee will be added if not paid by the deadline.Registration forms can be picked up in the office or at . For any questions contact John at
No Excuses offered in October, November
After Brenda Skavroneck, center, received a cervical screening and 3D mammogram as part of No Excuses, doctors found cause for concern. Jamestown Regional Medical Center gynecologist and bstetrician Dr. Bailey Runkles found a tumor and pre-cancerous polyps. As a precaution, Runkles performed a hyste
Community art show opens Saturday
The annual arts show is a community favorite and serves as the kickoff event for the fall season, said Angela Martini, marketing coordinator for the Arts Center. There are already a variety of works from first-time and returning artists and more expected, she said."The exhibition is a wonderful oppo
NAES to operate ethanol biorefinery in North Dakota
NAES Corp. has been selected by owner BioMass Solution LLC to operate and maintain Red River Biorefinery in Grand Forks, North Dakota, US.
St. Ignatius woman's remains found in North Dakota
The remains of a St. Ignatius woman who went missing nearly a year ago have been found in western North Dakota.Darlene Billie, a 55-year-old member of the Choctaw Tribe who lived on the Flathead Indian Reservation, had last been seen in October 2017 near the Montana-North Dakota state line. Billie’s
JFD responds to CO2 call
It was as if the basement of the restaurant was a swimming pool full of carbon dioxide, said Jonny Beyer, co-owner of Jonny B's Brickhouse, a pizza restaurant and craft beer bar in Jamestown.
Gas leak prompts restaurant evacuation
The Jamestown Fire Department has expanded its evacuation of Johnny B's Brickhouse to include the Maple Mall after reports of a leaking CO2 tank, according to Jim Reuther, Jamestown fire chief.
What's on the ballot
Shall Jamestown Public School District No. 1, Stutsman County, North Dakota, issue its general obligation school building bonds in the amount not to exceed $34,445,000, maturing within a maximum of 20 years, resulting in an estimated additional millage of 35.71 mills, equal to $35.71 on each $1,000
'Legitimate concerns of law enforcement'
Dassinger expressed his department's support of the democratic will of the people to vote as they see fit, but shared legal concerns and challenges the measure would impart on law enforcement personnel across the state."Cities in other states that have legalized marijuana have seen increases in ille
Jamestown Police Arrest Man After High Speed Pursuit, Seeking Passenger
“The vehicle failed to stop and proceeded to Highway 20 where it sped away from officers,” Major Blinsky stated. “The vehicle proceeded to flee from police into rural Stutsman County, reaching speeds in excess of 100 mph.”
North Dakota's longtime Mr. Basketball dies at 76
However, there's little doubt that Hanson, who died Monday, Spet. 17, at age 76, has become North Dakota's Mr. Basketball. As a player, coach and publisher of The Hoopster, he lovingly invested six decades in the sport.