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Life expectancy study shows many likely to live beyond 90 by 2030
U.S. Homeland Security employees locked out of computer networks -sources
Trump seeks to quell ethanol industry worry as Pruitt enters EPA
U.S. judge blocks Texas plan to cut Planned Parenthood Medicaid funds
Trump to spare U.S. 'dreamer' immigrants from crackdown
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Hot second half lifts Rebels
Planned soybean processor boosts region
Letter to the editor: North Dakota fortunate to have BreathND
Letter to the editor: ND residents want reform on property taxes
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Bravo to Giving Hearts donations
Willard L. Cook
Shawna L. Gackle
Great Stories of the Great Plains: 1902 scam offered the chance to print money
Local pastor gets married on Valentine's Day
Community prayer group to meet
Preaching Series at Grace Episcopal
Healing Rooms open Monday
UJ topic at Rotary meeting
Sensory garden topic at Kiwanis
District 12 Dems reorganize
Alcoholics Anonymous groups meet
Legion Auxiliary to meet
Ron and Rosemary Shasky
Marriage Licenses for Feb. 11, 2017
October 20, 2016
1883 courthouse topic at conference
Jamestown’s 1883 Stutsman County Courthouse will be one of the topics of Saturday’s presentation at the 2016 North Dakota Governor’s History Conference on Oct. 22. The focus this year is the past 50 years of preservation. State Historical Society of North Dakota’s Northern...
October 20, 2016 - 7:20am
October 17, 2016
The era of the polished politician may be over
Our political leaders are beginning to appear more flawed than ever, and we have the internet to thank for that. The cliche of the slick, polished politician may not exist in the future because under the intense digital microscope no amount of resume puffing or character lacquer...
October 17, 2016 - 6:40am
Measure 4 tobacco tax not about money
Measure 4 on the November ballot proposing to raise the tobacco tax is not about money. It's about the 1,000 North Dakotans who die every year from the use of tobacco. And it's about the thousands of others who linger in grief and pain for weeks and months. North Dakota's present...
October 17, 2016 - 6:37am
October 12, 2016
Corrected - The importance of breast cancer screening
Roughly 40,000 women and men die from breast cancer each year. In North Dakota alone, an estimated 80 will die from the disease in 2016, but...
October 12, 2016 - 4:23pm
Lighting the streets of Jamestown in 1902
Jamestown got all-night street lights in October 1902. The City Council accepted a proposal from the Jamestown Electric Light Co. to furnish and operate 20 street lights around Jamestown for $160 per month. These weren't the first street lights in Jamestown, but it expanded the previous...
October 12, 2016 - 9:13am
Nourish your immune system for optimal health
Influenza-like illnesses account for 30 million patient visits each year. How can you keep your immune system working at optimum capacity? The immune system responds when it recognizes something that has entered the body as “foreign.” Examples are viruses, bacteria, fungi, parasites,...
October 12, 2016 - 6:30am
October 8, 2016
The Veterans Care Coordination initiative ion Fargo will help veterans
This week, we were pleased to announce a new pilot program called the Veterans Care Coordination initiative. Effective Oct. 4, veterans seeking care through the Veterans Choice Program will now be able to coordinate all of their health care needs through the Fargo VA Health Care System...
October 8, 2016 - 8:51am
October 7, 2016
Stop the raid K-12's education savings account
Measure 2 will raid the K-12 education savings account (Foundation Aid Stabilization Fund), a constitutional fund established by the citizens...
October 7, 2016 - 7:36am
October 3, 2016
This presidential campaign drives committee to more prayer
“ Oh Lord! I’ve been praying like never before,” Gerda Erfald announced as she stumbled into a special meeting of the Community Homeland Security Committee gathering in the historic Bohemian hall. “Have you been praying about the presidential campaign?” queried Holger Danske...
October 3, 2016 - 6:53am
State should butt out of willing seller, willing buyer land transactions
Apparently fed up with the often unlawful and sometimes violent antics of Dakota Access Pipeline protesters, rancher David Meyer sold thousands of acres of the historic Cannonball Ranch south of Mandan, N.D., to the pipeline company. “It’s a beautiful ranch, but I just wanted...
October 3, 2016 - 6:52am
September 28, 2016
Measure 4 is an end-around on ND's legislative process
As chairman of the House Finance and Taxation Committee, I'm writing to provide my thoughts regarding Measure 4 on the ballot this November....
September 28, 2016 - 6:36am
September 27, 2016
North Dakotans deserve better answers, accountability from Wells Fargo
Like most North Dakotans, when I walk into my local bank, I know and trust the folks behind the counter. They're my friends and neighbors, and they're incredibly dedicated to their work and to our community. That's why when I learned that at least 5,300 Wells Fargo employees had been...
September 27, 2016 - 6:41am
September 26, 2016
PORT: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, and inaccurate
One of the most contentious areas of our criminal justice system is the balance between protecting the alleged victims of crimes and protecting...
September 26, 2016 - 6:36am
Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Measure No. 1 on the November ballot is a constitutional amendment that would require all legislators to live in the districts they represent and, if they move out of the district, they must resign. The proposed amendment is simple and direct, but it attempts to solve a problem that...
September 26, 2016 - 6:35am
September 20, 2016
1900 farmer loses his pants at harvest
There was a lot going on in Jamestown and in North Dakota in September of 1900. It was an election year and some of the national political figures were coming through town on whistle-stop tours. Theodore Roosevelt, candidate for vice president on the Republican ticket, and William...
September 20, 2016 - 7:02am