St. James News

City cracking down on nuisance violations

    The city has begun steps to address nuisances throughout St. James after spending the past few years developing an ordinance to go after properties not complying with nuisance laws. In the past, the city had very little in penalties for violations, but the new rules have given the law some teeth and city officials hope to limit the amount of nuisance properties.

Kiwanis club raffling kayak

    The St. James Kiwanis Club are raffling off a kayak and tickets are on sale now. This is the second year the kayak raffle has been held, with the club seeing great success last year as a first-time fundraiser.

Library picnic is canceled

    The Friends of the Library volunteer organization announced this week the annual picnic fundraiser for the facility has been canceled this year. The event was scheduled for September 19.