Thomas LaVenture

JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The North Dakota State Hospital campus will solve parallel challenges within the state prison system, said Leann Bertsch, director of the North Dakota Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Each aftershock is a terrifying reminder, according to Jason and Melissa "Missy" Metzger, a couple formerly of Jamestown and West Fargo who experienced a magnitude 7.0 earthquake on Friday, Nov. 30, in Anchorage, Alaska.
JAMESTOWN -- The appearance of acute flaccid myelitis around the United States has health officials concerned about the severity of the virus but also the mysteries of its origin and effective treatment.
JAMESTOWN -- A sudden spike in influenza cases is indicating an early start to the flu season, according to experts at the North Dakota Department of Health.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - A Pennsylvania man was rescued Monday after his canoe capsized in a slough south of Medina, according to Sheriff Chad Kaiser of Stutsman County Sheriff's Office.
JAMESTOWN, N.D.--Myron Schlafman was back in his garage mixing sausage last week using the same machinery that took his left hand on Aug. 17. He bagged a deer with a crossbow on Oct. 6, but said he isn't sure about operating a snowblower yet.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The University of Jamestown will mark a new chapter in its storied history as Polly Peterson officially becomes the 14th president of the school that was founded in 1883. Peterson, the first woman to serve as a UJ president, re...
A Jamestown, N.D., man severed his hand while cutting meat at his home on Friday afternoon, August 17, according to Maj. Justin Blinsky, assistant chief of the Jamestown Police Department.
A 5-year-old Jamestown girl who is fighting Batten disease got a big surprise Tuesday, August 7, with a visit from the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Arianna Walch and her five siblings were kept away as a playground was constructed in the backyard of t...
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Eight inmate gardeners at James River Correctional Center said the long hours come easier knowing the hard work is helping people in need.