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A 71-year-old Florida man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say
Jaguar escapes zoo and moves from one enclosure to next, killing trapped animals
'Drowning is a cultural problem': Recent drowning illustrates alarming trend
Deadly tornado prompts call for improving RV park safety standards
An 11-million-ton iceberg threatens a tiny village in Greenland
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VAR plays key role in World Cup final, but was it the way FIFA intended?
Sports Shorts: July 16
Ruthless Djokovic outplays Anderson to end title drought
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
SEIDLER SAILS: Veteran highlights action-packed night at Jamestown Speedway
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Even in dark times, hang on to hope
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Ride to Silence the Stigma
A storm was ruining this beach wedding. Then a total stranger made the bride an offer.
It's a classic
Community calendar of events for July 14, 2018
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July 14, 2018
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
WASHINGTON - It's hot and muggy outside, but fortunately this basketball game is indoors and the players all seem pretty locked in. The one they...
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July 13, 2018
The 'Downton Abbey' movie is happening: Here's what we know so far
Fans of "Downton Abbey," it's time to review your notes from the upstairs-and-downstairs British saga because a movie is coming to the big screen....
July 13, 2018 - 2:09pm
July 12, 2018
Emmy nominations: 'Game of Thrones' leads with 22 nods, followed by 'Saturday Night Live' and 'Westworld'
After a year of being ineligible, "Game of Thrones" came back in a big way in the Emmy nominations announcement on Thursday, earning 22 nods,...
July 12, 2018 - 11:43am
July 11, 2018
Reality show seeks confused North Dakota couple
Couples at a crossroads might be able to find their answer—in front a national television audience. The 2001 reality show Temptation Island...
July 11, 2018 - 2:46pm
July 9, 2018
Popular Norsk Hostfest performer to join hall of fame
MINOT, N.D.— Irish singer Daniel O’Donnell, who has performed at Norsk Hostfest in Minot on several occasions, has been named to the 2018...
July 9, 2018 - 6:40pm
If they win this game show, young people can have their student debt paid off
NEW YORK - Student debt afflicts as many as 44 million Americans, with the average student now carrying $37,000 in loans. The total amount owed in the United States exceeds $1.3 trillion. Of all the ideas to solve this crisis, a game show might not be at the top of the list. But the...
July 9, 2018 - 11:03am
July 5, 2018
After Twitter war, Har Mar Superstar and Afrokeys join to aid nonprofits
ST. PAUL—A heated Twitter war between two local musicians about race and cultural appropriation has turned into a fundraising campaign...
July 5, 2018 - 7:02pm
Old Friends charm audience with favorites
There's a reason why a record crowd came to hear "Old Friends" play at the grand opening of the historic 1883 Courthouse and city-wide celebration of White Cloud's birthday in 2017, Everyone around Jamestown knows and loves their music. They'll once again fill the beautiful old...
July 5, 2018 - 7:04am
July 4, 2018
Country music's sobering truths
ARLINGTON, Texas — As the temperature inched toward 92 degrees in the parking lots outside Kenny Chesney's concert in May, the beer cans were...
July 4, 2018 - 4:16pm
July 3, 2018
$25,000-a-year ND lottery ticket winner has yet to claim prize
BISMARCK -- The fourth person to win the North Dakota Lottery’s $25,000 a year for life game has yet to claim the prize after the lucky ticket...
July 3, 2018 - 12:06pm
July 2, 2018
The five hardest questions in pop music
It's a cruel world. Here's why being a virtuous music listener feels harder than ever.
July 2, 2018 - 8:05pm
June 29, 2018
Springsteen's 'Born to Run' lyrics fetch $250,000 at Sotheby's
A working manuscript of Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run" sold for $250,000 at Sotheby's. The lyrics to the 1975 anthem, ranked as the New Jersey...
June 29, 2018 - 3:59pm
The (awkward) embrace seen around the nation between Cramer, Trump gets 'The Tonight Show' treatment
NEW YORK —It was the (awkward) embrace seen around the nation. During President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Fargo Wednesday, June...
June 29, 2018 - 3:16pm
It's Always Sunny in North Dakota? Show may give state more love
North Dakota may be getting some love from the FXX series "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia." The show's character Dennis, played by Glenn...
June 29, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 27, 2018
Joseph Jackson, pop-music patriarch who guided his children to stardom, dies at 89
Joseph Jackson, a steelworker from Gary, Indiana, who forged a musical dynasty by launching the careers of the Jackson 5, his son Michael Jackson...
June 27, 2018 - 2:24pm