Dogs in need: Puppies rescued from being buried alive
An attempt to bury nine puppies alive Saturday at a construction site in western North?Dakota failed when another person heard the dogs’ cries. Local...
Crowned the winner
Logan C. Adams / The Sun Aly Downs, center, smiles after being crowned Mrs. North Dakota-America at a pageant Saturday in Jamestown. Helping crown he...
Fathers try to stay connected while providing for families
Jonathan Heaton’s four kids are old enough to understand that Dad has to be in North Dakota to pay the bills. Once when the truck driver was home, h...
An attempt to bury nine puppies alive Saturday at a construction site in western North?Dakota failed when another person heard the dogs’ cries. Local animal rescue operation Prairie Paws Rescue teamed up with other animal rescue organizations in North Dakota and Minnesota to help the black-and-white pups, all of whom survived their experience.RELATED CONTENT
The number of homeless people is soaring as desperate job seekers flock to North Dakota to take advantage of the oil-wealthy state’s abundant employment opportunities, the director of an advocacy group says. Volunteers counted a record 2,069 homeless people during a “point in time” survey Jan. 23, a day in which temperatures were well below zero across much of the state, said Michael Carbone, executive director of the North Dakota Coalition for Homeless People.
Jonathan Heaton’s four kids are old enough to understand that Dad has to be in North Dakota to pay the bills. Once when the truck driver was home, his kids brought him their piggy banks to try to get him to stay in Utah.RELATED CONTENT
An Internal Revenue Service supervisor in Washington says she was personally involved in scrutinizing some of the earliest applications from tea party groups seeking tax-exempt status, including some requests that languished for more than a year without action.
A federal judge says the Georgetown University law school did not discriminate against a former North Dakota attorney general based on his age when he was passed over for a faculty position.
A student gets in trouble for drinking alcohol in a dorm room at Concordia College. Another is cited for providing alcohol to minors at a house party near Minnesota State University Moorhead. A group of students is caught walking with open containers on North Dakota State University’s campus.
A Region VI housing study commissioned by South Central Dakota Regional Council will be released at a news conference at 10 a.m. today at the council offices, 120 Second St. SE, Jamestown.
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker has taken a curious and out-of-character position on a city ordinance proposed by City Commissioner Melissa Sobolik that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Unlike a proposed ordinance in Grand Forks, the Fargo measure would apply to all city residents, not just city employees.
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River Conditions and Flows
The twisted steel frames and torn sheet metal of cars belonging to Jamestown’s Greg Friestad, Gackle’s Jordan Zillmer and New Rockford’s Brandon Gussiaas silently laid in the infield at Jamestown Speedway on Saturday night.RELATED CONTENT
Fun fact: Incumbent President of the United States George Washington was re-elected as commander in chief back in 1792. Just how does that correlate to the action at Jamestown Speedway on Saturday night? Well, the drivers who finished 1-2-3-4 in the 20-lap WISSOTA Modified feature have something to do with it.RELATED CONTENT
Joey Gebhardt got his first win of the summer, as Jamestown Post 14 held down Anoka, Minn., 4-3 in pool-play action of the Red Haddox wood-bat tournament Saturday in Bloomington, Minn.
Coming out of spring training, hitting was supposed to be one the Minnesota Twins’ strengths. Now it’s mid-June, and the Twins are still struggling to get on base and score runs.
Fly the Cross of St. George next to those red wicker baskets. The U.S. Open has an English champion for the first time in 43 years.RELATED CONTENT