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Man arrested following fake check scam in ND

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (Valley News Live) - One man is facing charges after police say he wrote fake checks and cashed them at North Dakota banks. Police say on Tuesday, June 28 they were called to Bank Forward in Jamestown for a fake check that was cashed. During the investigation, police...
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Check Forgery Suspect Arrested in Carrington

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Jamestown Police were called to investigate a possible fraudulent check on Tuesday afternoon at Bank Forward in Jamestown. The check was cashed for an undisclosed amount. During the investigation, it was determined similar fraudulent checks were passed in other cities in the southeast North Dakota...
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Eagles Sweep Vistas Behind Three Big Performances at the Plate

JAMESTOWN, ND. ( – Reagan Sortland, Carson Orr, and Preston Gall all had huge performances at the plate on Tuesday night as Jamestown Post 14 swept the Minot Vistas 8-4 and 19-0. Jamestown originally fell behind 1-0 in the top of the second but tied the game in the bottom half with a sacrifice fly from Sortland, scoring Orr to even the score at one.

Police: Sex offender arrested for luring teen in car, assaulting them

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A convicted sex offender is back in jail after police say he lured a teen into his car and then sexually assaulted them. Jamestown Police say on Tuesday, June 28, they responded to a report of a sexual assault by a 17-year-old. The victim says they were walking around Klaus Park when someone pulled over and offered them a ride. Officials say the victim then got in the vehicle.

Suspect Arrested in Jamestown Sexual Assault

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Shortly after 6pm Tuesday evening the Jamestown Police were sent to investigate a report of a 17 year-old who had been sexually assaulted. Officers were able to interview the victim in this case. The victim described the male suspect, who had followed the juvenile in a vehicle, near Klaus Park, in southwest Jamestown. The suspect enticed the juvenile to get into his car, to give the juvenile a ride. As the suspect drove the juvenile in and around the Jamestown area, the suspect sexually assaulted the victim. The victim did not know the suspect.

Jamestown Sex Offender Notification

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The Jamestown police department is notifying the public about an address change of a convicted high risk sex offender living in Jamestown. The notification is meant for public safety and should not to be used to harass the sex offender or create fear in the community.

NDSU Central Grasslands Research Extension Center field day set

Impacts of grazing management strategies on livestock production and fetal programming are among the topics that will be covered during the annual field day Monday, July 11, at NDSU Central Grasslands Research Extension Center near Streeter, North Dakota. Other topics include pollinator and monarch butterfly habitat, bird habitat and soil...

Jamestown Chamber Past Presidents Award Scholarships

JAMESTOWN, ND ( – The past presidents of the Chamber partner with the University of Jamestown and Jamestown Regional Medical Center to provide scholarships to incoming University of Jamestown students. The Chamber, along with their partners, were able to provide two $1,000 scholarships this year. One is a general...

Jamestown police arrest 71-year-old man for sexual assault of juvenile

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (KFGO) – Jamestown Police say they’ve arrested a man on suspicion of corruption of a minor, sexual assault and failing to register as a sex offender after a 17-year-old was assaulted there Tuesday night. Police say 71-year-old Thomas Remmick of Jamestown followed the victim in a...

NDDOT Conducts Survey On Exit 257 In Jamestown

BISMARCK, N.D. (NDDOT) – The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) is conducting a survey for feedback on the Interstate 94 Exit 257 bridge project in Jamestown. Exit 257 was closed for repairs on June 13. During the closure the NDDOT is gathering public input and feedback on traffic patterns while Exit 257 is closed.

Local Students Honored Dollars for Scholars Scholarships

Front: Kassidy Lynch, Emma Wiley, Hannah Murchie, Allie Windjue, Madison Grieve, Madelyn Orr, Colin Lemieux, Brayden Schmeichel, Delanie Finck. 2nd Row: Grace LeFevre, Allyson Hohman, Madison Scott, Jenessa Kapp, Abigail Newton, Kaylee Erickson, Jacob Roberts, Monica Ripplinger, Zoe Bennett, Kaia Dillman. 3rd row: Emily Ament, Adele Kennison, Mya Henderson, Kody...

Anne Carlsen Hosts Senator John Hoeven

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Anne Carlsen had the privilege of hosting Senator John Hoeven, USDA Under Secretary of Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small, and USDA State director Erin Oban at their Jamestown Campus Monday, June 27. Senator Hoeven and Under Secretary Torres Small will be conducting a rural healthcare...

Mosquito Fogging June 28 & 29 In Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – City crews will be mosquito fogging areas of Jamestown June 28th and 29th. City crews will begin at approximately 8:00 P.M. and continue until finished, approximately 2:00 A.M. Tuesday, June 28, 2022- Northeast (NE) & Northwest (NW) areas. Wednesday, June 29, 2022- Southeast (SE) &...