Economic Gateway http://www.growingjamestown.com Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corporation News RSS Feed Fri, 20 Jul 2018 19:17:11 -0700 en-us Commerce Announces Early Childhood Education Grants Totaling $880,000 http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=18383 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Bismarck, N.D. -- The North Dakota Department of Commerce has approved 46 Early Childhood Education Grants totaling $880,000. The Early Childhood Education Grant Program was established in the... Agri-Cover Receives Growing Jamestown Award: Here’s Why http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=18304 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 In 1981, two North Dakota brothers with entrepreneurial spirits, Steven and Charles Schmeichel, began a business in their garage. It was there that they founded the Agri-Cover Roll Tarp System to cove... Supreme Court Ruling to allow States to Collect Sales Taxes from Online Retailers http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=18036 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 North Dakota will be collecting sales taxes from online retailers in the wake of today's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court overturning a 1992 case that prohibited such collections. "Remote ... Downtown Arts Market http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17812 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Every Thursday in June, July and August, from 5 to 9 p.m., downtown comes to life with live entertainment and the finest in artisan vendors, all centered on The Hansen Arts Park. The Downtown Art... Williston to Launch Pilot Project to Include Bike Lanes http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=18037 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The City of Williston is set to launch a rapid action active transportation demonstration project along Main Street from Harmon Park (11th Street) to 6th Street this summer. The project installation w... Commerce Hires Leiman http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17811 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The North Dakota Department of Commerce has hired James Leiman as its Senior Manager of Economic Development Initiatives.  As a member of Commerce’s senior leadership team, Leiman will&n... AgweekTV: ND Ag Tech Pioneer http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17810 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Lanny Faleide has used technology to help farmers improve their bottom line for more than 24 years. Watch video here Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weath... North Dakota Ranks 1st in Quality of Life, 4th Overall in U.S. News & World Report's Best States Rankings http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17809 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 North Dakota offers the best quality of life in the country and ranks fourth overall among U.S. states for the second year in a row in U.S. News & World Report’s Bes... Hagen Elected to National Renewable Energy Weatherization Committee http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17808 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Bruce Hagen, Weatherization Assistance Program Manager at the North Dakota Department of Commerce, was recently selected to serve on the National Renewable Energy Laboratories Standard Work Specificat... Jamestown Regional Entrepreneur Center: Fostering a Culture of Success http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17663 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 All too often, entrepreneurs in rural areas have few resources available to them that can help their ideas become successful realities. University of Jamestown educators, community members, elected of... 2018 North Dakota Technology Awards http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17793 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Technology Council of North Dakota is seeking your assistance in identifying individuals and entities playing a vital role in North Dakota technology development and recognizing their contribution... AgweekTV: ND Ag Tech Pioneer http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17559 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Mon, 28 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Lanny Faleide has used technology to help farmers improve their bottom line for more than 24 years. Continue to full article to watch video.  ... North Dakota Ranks 1st in Quality of Life, 4th Overall in U.S. News & World Report's Best States Rankings http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17558 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 North Dakota offers the best quality of life in the country and ranks fourth overall among U.S. states for the second year in a row in U.S. News & World Report’s Bes... Panel discusses what Jamestown needs to keep, attract young people http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=17231 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Sat, 28 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A panel of 18 people including high schoolers, college students and young professionals on Tuesday night at the University of Jamestown told an audience of less than a dozen community members what Jam... Miss ND competitions scheduled http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16491 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The 2018 Miss North Dakota Scholarship Competition will be June 6-9 at the Bakken School Auditorium in Williston. Preliminary Competitions will take place on June 6-7 with the crowning of Miss Nort... Library construction bid process to include tour http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16490 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The bidding process for renovating Alfred Dickey Library will include a contractor tour, according to the James River Valley Library System Board of Directors during its meeting. Contractors will t... Waterfowl and bears Jamestown artist creates wildlife images http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16489 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Jeff Hoff knew since he was in the first grade that he could draw, but it wasn’t until his first semester in college that he learned how to paint. Hoff, of Jamestown, is a wildlife artist who... Saturday Night Stock Car Races http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16488 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 8280 33rd St. SE, Jamestown, ND April 28th, 2018 - August 25th, 2018 Races start at 7 p.m. Four divisions. Heat races for all classes for racers to qualify determine starting order ... Shrine Circus http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16487 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Jamestown Civic Center, 212 Third Ave. NE, Jamestown, ND April 10th, 2018 El Zagal Temple Shrine Circus comes to town April 5, 2016. Start time is 5 p.m., doors open one hour before sh... Home and Garden Show http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16486 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Jamestown Civic Center, 212 Third Ave. NE, Jamestown, ND April 7th, 2018 - April 8th, 2018 2016 Chamber Home and Garden Show with approximately 100 business, services and individual ve... Communities big and small need a plan to combat addiction, Heitkamp says http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16484 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 HAZEN, N.D. — Communities of all sizes need to have integrated plans in place for combating addiction if they want a chance at receiving federal dollars aimed at the opioid epidemic, U.S. Sen. H... Networking event on the rise http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16483 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A networking group of area entrepreneurs has grown from a handful of attendees at its inaugural event more than three years ago to more than 200 in attendance last month. “Startup Drinks is a... North Dakotans Golden at Olympics http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16481 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Lamoureux twins play key roles in USA hockey gold medal North Dakota sisters Jocelyne (Davidson) and Monique (Morando) Lamoureux of Grand Forks are finally golden. Each scored a goal on to lift the... Where are America's most artistic towns? http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16480 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Popular restaurants and major events often attract travelers to a city, but a thriving art scene can also be a big draw for tourists. Expedia named the 26 most creative small, mid-size an... Burgum: State of the State is one of Unlimited Promise and Potential http://www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center/?item=16479 www.growingjamestown.com/jsdc/news-center Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Gov. Doug Burgum delivered his 2018 State of the State Address at Minot State University, reflecting on the state’s challenges and collective accomplishments during his first year in office and ...