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Community calendar of events for May 22, 2018
DAV won’t meet until Sept. 4
More than 150 attend Legion supper
Jamestown Running Club forming in city
Classic Car Club to meet
Marriage Licenses for May 18, 2018
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May 19, 2018
Bravo to UJ for honoring Badal
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
May 19, 2018 - 7:29am
May 17, 2018
What They Think: States should follow Maryland’s lead
With Gov. Larry Hogan's signature on a bill, Maryland last week joined Washington and New York as one of the few states requiring insurance companies to be more diligent before insuring the lives of children. Like those states, Maryland was spurred to act by a high-profile instance...
May 17, 2018 - 7:06am
May 14, 2018
What They Think: Push through TIFs for GF development
A year ago (May 3, 2017) the Herald opined — nay, wished — for a downtown grocery store that would become a focal point of future renovation in urban Grand Forks. The editorial appeared in the days around the closing of Amazing Grains, the small co-op store that provided about...
May 14, 2018 - 6:57am
May 12, 2018
Bravo to Marketplace for Kids
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo that work has finally begun to fix a collapsing road at Frontier Village. Work on the road has been needed for years and is expected to be completed by Memorial Day, the start of the tourist season.
May 12, 2018 - 7:25am
May 11, 2018
What They Think: Study postal reform, then pass it
In the world of public speaking, it’s good to know your audience. Saturday at the North Dakota Newspaper Association convention, an example of not knowing the audience created an awkward moment for candidates for North Dakota’s seat in the U.S. House. During their debate, Republican...
May 11, 2018 - 7:20am
May 3, 2018
What They Think: When the candle is snuffed out
Press freedom is a sentinel in a democracy, not only in the watchdog and accountability role but also as an indicator of whether the democracy is healthy. The significance of this year’s World Press Freedom Index, compiled by Reporters Without Borders, is not only that journalists...
May 3, 2018 - 7:16am
April 28, 2018
Bravo to retiring JFD deputy chief
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Howard Larson, deputy chief of the Jamestown Fire Department, who is retiring after 43 years of service. An open house was held Friday to honor Larson. *Bravo to Detective Dale Ackland of the Jamestown Police Department,...
April 28, 2018 - 7:14am
April 21, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to Blessing Bag donors
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Pastor Harold Salem, who at 96 years old continues to preach each week during the “Christian Worship Hour” program that is carried on 12 television stations in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota and about 40...
April 21, 2018 - 7:26am
April 14, 2018
Bravo to 'Hockey Day' plan
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Bravo to University of Jamestown hockey coach Cole Bell and the Pure Hockey Skills local program's plan to hold "Hockey Day in North Dakota" next year. The event is intended to promote hockey by playing on an...
April 14, 2018 - 7:02am
April 12, 2018
Bill could help industrial hemp
It's time to remove the roadblocks that prevent the commercial growing of industrial hemp in the United States. A planned bill by Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., removes industrial hemp from the controlled substance list. Industrial hemp looks like marijuana but doesn't include the THC...
April 12, 2018 - 6:47am
April 11, 2018
For the sake of GOP, Campbell should withdraw
It's official: There will be a Republican primary for North Dakota's seat in the House of Representatives. That's what Tom Campbell decided after Saturday's state Republican Convention, and he filed nominating petitions Monday. At the convention, fellow Republican Kelly Armstrong...
April 11, 2018 - 6:07am
April 9, 2018
What They Think: Food and Drug administration announcement could save lives
While Washington focused on the continuing upheaval in the White House, the Food and Drug Administration last month made a little-heralded announcement that will likely prove to be much more far-reaching.
April 9, 2018 - 7:13am
March 24, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to Run participants
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Bravo to the 40th annual Runnin O’ the Green and the participants who registered to help raise money for people with cancer and Elks Camp Grassick. The total amount raised is still being calculated, said Larry...
March 24, 2018 - 6:55am
March 15, 2018
Opinion: George Sinner's optimism and faith distinguished his life of public service
George A. Sinner's two terms as North Dakota's governor spanned years that were the most difficult for the state since the Great Depression of...
March 15, 2018 - 9:40am
March 14, 2018
COMMENTARY: With convention looming, North Dakota Democrats are still short candidates
MINOT, N.D. — North Dakota's Democrats have an unusually strong slate of candidates for federal office this cycle. Senator Heidi Heitkamp,...
March 14, 2018 - 7:15am