Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Jamestown, ND?
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around jamestown..
UPDATE-Griggs County Crash Injures Two From Jamestown
GRIGGS COUNTY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) — A DUI-related crash involving a single vehicle left two people from Jamestown injured on Sunday evening. The accident happened shortly after 11 pm on Highway 1 near milepost 6, approximately 9 miles southwest of Cooperstown. The vehicle involved was identified as a 2019 Chevrolet...
87th Annual North Dakota Winter Show Events
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The 87th annual North Dakota Winter Show will be held March 6th through March 10th in Valley City. Manager Brandee Moore said the Chili Cook-off and Ice Cream Social will be held Tuesday, March 5th at 6pm in the main arena. $2 admission includes chili tasting and voting for your favorite chili and booth. Contact the North Dakota Winter Show office or go to their website to fill out an entry form to be a part of the Chili Cook-off.
Class B Region 1 Girls Basketball Tournament Semifinal Preview
Jamestown, ND (NewsDakota.com) – After the higher seeds swept the quarterfinals we are left with 3 teams in the top 10 in the media polls and a team that in all rights is a top 15 team. Lets take a look at the remaining teams and how they match...
District 24 Dem-NPL Convention Nominates Three Candidates
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The district 24 Dem-NPL Convention was held on Sunday, February 18 in Valley City. During the convention, delegates endorsed three candidates to run for the North Dakota Legislature in the November 5th general election. Peder Gjovik was nominated to run for District 24 Senate...
District 24 GOP Convention February 23 in Valley City
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – District 24 Republican Endorsing Convention will be held Friday, February 23rd0, at 148 E. Main St in Valley City, ND. The convention will kick-off at 5:30pm with a Social and Chili feed. Hear from candidates and elect delegates to the State North Dakota GOP Convention while endorsing District 24 Republican Legislative candidates.
Tuesday, February 20th Weather
TODAY: MOSTLY SUNNY AND MILD. HIGH: 39 TO 42. WIND: TURNING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH. TONIGHT: MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW: IN THE 20S. WIND: LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WEDNESDAY: SUNNY AND MILD AGAIN, HIGH: NEAR OR IN THE 50S. WIND: SOUTH, TURNING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE DAY. THURSDAY: MOSTLY...
Anderson Wins Title At 152, Golding Runner-Up At 112
Fargo, North Dakota (NewsDakota.com)—-Jamestown Blue Jay wrestlers Grady Anderson and Kaydence Golding both reached the state finals this past weekend with Anderson winning the state title at 152 pounds and Golding finishing as the runner-up at 112 pounds. Anderson the top seed capped off his senior season going 4-0 and ended his prep career with a 39-1 season. Anderson pinned Brayden Nayes of West Fargo Sheyenne in 55 seconds to open the tournament. A 15-2 major decision would follow in the quarterfinals over Kaullen Hegney of Mandan. Another pin for Anderson in the semifinals over the fifth seed Kaden Kraft of Minot at 3:56 of the second period. Anderson would win a 5-4 hard fought title match over another WF Sheyenne opponent Sawyer Carr.
Mistro Announces Changes To UJ Football Coaching Staff
JAMESTOWN – On Tuesday, University of Jamestown Football Head Coach Brian Mistro announced changes to the coaching staff for 2024. Eric Becker is the new wide receivers coach. Last year, Becker was the Wide Receivers Coach / Offensive Graduate assistant at Central Washington. He also has served as offensive coordinator at Monterey Peninsula College and was an undergraduate assistant coach at San José State.
Winter Escape Gymnastics Meet Results
Below are the results from the Winter Escape gymnastics meet for the Valley City Twisters Gymnastics Team. Results courtesy of MyUSAGym.com. (Place) Name: Vault, Bars, Beam, Floor, All-Around. Bronze All Session 1. (40) Acy Kasowski : 8.700, 8.700, 7.950, 8.600, 33.950. (41T) Vayla Volk: 8.750, 8.250, 8.500, 8.400, 33.900. (43)...
Jamestown-Based Guard Members Along Southern Border
U.S. Southern Border (NewsDakota.com) – Governor Doug Burgum paid a visit to the dedicated soldiers of the 817th Engineer Company, stationed at the U.S.-Mexico border and hailing from Jamestown. His purpose was to express gratitude for their vital role in bolstering the efforts of U.S. Customs and Border Protection in fortifying the border.
“After School Arts” Program Start Feb. 22 In Valley City
Valley City, N.D. – The Community School of the Art (VCSU) under the direction of the Bridges Arts Council invites you to register for our first session of “After School Arts” program. This session will begin Thursday, February 22nd from 4-5 PM in the lower level of...
Valley City Chamber Seeking Nominations For Chamber Awards
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (Chamber) – The Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the openings for nominations for their annual Chamber Celebration and Awards. These nominations will be accepted starting today until March 12, 2024. There are the returning awards of “Business of the Year,” “Community Spirit,” “Community...
Hi-Liner’s Survive and Advance Against Wahpeton to Advance to the Region One Finals
The Hi-Liners and the Huskies engaged in a contest that will go down in the books as one of the best of the newly founded three-division era of North Dakota High School Basketball. Valley City and Wahpeton exchanged blows for four quarters, with a late block for Valley City sealing a 62-60 win.
No Injuries Reported in Fire at St. Raphael in Valley City
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – Firefighters responded to a fire on Friday, February 16th in the St. Raphael Senior Living Facility around 11:08am. Fire Chief Scott Magnuson said a water heater pump started on fire. He said maintenance crews at the facility used a fire extinguisher to put out the fire before crews arrived on the scene.
This Amish Buffet Has Some of the Best Fried Chicken in All of North Dakota
Are you craving a wholesome and fulfilling dining experience? Look no further than the Country Kitchen, an Amish buffet nestled in Jamestown, North Dakota. This cherished eatery, owned and operated by a dedicated family, prides itself on crafting genuine Amish fare from locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Among their culinary delights, their fried chicken steals the spotlight, hailed as the best in the state by countless patrons. Let’s delve into what makes the Country Kitchen a must-visit, exploring its rich history, diverse menu, pricing, and operating hours.
Noah Gurrola Astrorga Benefit February 23 in Valley City
This Friday February 23 from 5pm to 8pm will be the Noah Gurrola Astrorga benefit. Noal has been ill, spending a considerable amount of time in and out of the hospital, since April 2023. His sole source of income is his restaurant that he has been unable to operate consistently since he became ill. The proceeds of the benefit are to help Noah with expenses. Lets help him get back to doing what he loves and what the community misses.
Jamestown Sweeps At Dickinson, But Girls Still Forced To WDA Play-In
DICKINSON – Tuesday was a good night for Jamestown High School Basketball on the road, but still not perfect. The Blue Jays did pick up two victories. The girls ended their eight-game losing streak with a 54-51 win over Dickinson at Dickinson High School and the Blue Jay boys closed their regular season well, playing strongly in an 83-79 road win.
Celebrating 50 Years of Exploring the Universe
As the VCSU Planetarium celebrates the facility’s 50th anniversary, faculty, staff and students reflect on how the unique space has changed their perspective and equipped them to explore and understand the world. Tucked up on the third floor of the L.D. Rhoades Science Center is the only place in...
VCHS to hold Food Drive
Valley City High School students invite community members, businesses and groups to join them in a “Pack the HAC” Food Drive, February 20-23 to support Barnes County Food Pantry. VCPS students will work together to collect donation items to fill the Hi-Liner Activity Center (HAC). Collection boxes will...