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ASTROBOB: Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters After 37 Years, Gets New Lease On Life
Headcounts at UND, other institutions show effects of budget cuts on job numbers
Kittson County video sheds light on wolves
Grafton to upgrade 60-year-old hospital with $12 million expansion
Development Homes sued for negligence for alleged assault at Grand Forks group home
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What bird is the Christmas partridge?
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
UPDATE: No. 12 Gonzaga needs OT to edge North Dakota 89-83
Suns have plenty in reserve to defeat Timberwolves
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
Children remind us to breathe despite worry
COMMENTARY: Republicans challenging Republicans is a healthy thing for North Dakota's dominant party
Bravo to gold coin donor
Florence "Dolly" Footitt
Sare Renee (Aarseth) Walker
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
Trinity seeking food donations
Toys for tots
Community calendar of events for Dec. 16, 2017
Community calendar of events for Dec. 15, 2017
Marriage licenses for Dec. 16, 2017
October 28, 2017
Bravo to JHS students for sharing stories
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: ► Bravo to Jamestown High School students who recently shared their stories with Edgewood residents. The sophomore students in the English and applied communication class taught by Teresa Visser presented their own stories to...
October 28, 2017 - 6:45am
October 23, 2017
What They Think : More UAS attention better for base
So much is happening in the world of unmanned aerial systems, and so much of it is happening beneath the national — and even local — radar.For instance, do readers realize how greatly the drone industry has affected the wind-energy industry? Unmanned aerial vehicles are being...
October 23, 2017 - 7:30am
October 21, 2017
USA Today pages end today in Sun print edition
Starting Monday, Oct. 23, The Jamestown Sun will no longer have the USA Today pages in the daily printed edition. The foundation of any printed...
October 21, 2017 - 7:29am
Bravo to increase in immunization rates
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
October 21, 2017 - 7:23am
October 20, 2017
Busking ordinance not needed
The Jamestown City Council is working on an ordinance to regulate busking, or performing in public for tips. While City Council members have said it is an effort to be proactive and deal with potential problems, there are already enough laws in place to take care of these types of...
October 20, 2017 - 7:11am
October 19, 2017
Facebook must be prepared for next election
By nearly any measure, Facebook Inc. is an extraordinary success. Its market capitalization exceeds $500 billion. Its user base outnumbers all but one continent. Mark Zuckerberg, its chief executive officer, is one of the world's wealthiest people. No one should begrudge Facebook...
October 19, 2017 - 7:33am
October 17, 2017
Adoption lawsuit is frivolous
James and Tahnee Young sound like a couple who someday will make fine adoptive parents. It's commendable that they want to adopt a teenager who has been "overlooked by the system." But the Fargo couple is way off base in filing a lawsuit against Catholic Charities of North Dakota—seeking...
October 17, 2017 - 6:56am
Tax credit for wind energy companies corrected
In Rob Port’s Oct. 15 column, the tax credit amount for wind energy companies was incorrect. The tax credit is 2.3 cents per kilowatt hour of energy produced.
October 17, 2017 - 6:55am
October 16, 2017
What They Think: States should decide fate of Columbus Day
We are not proponents of changing place names to better fit political correctness. President Obama was wrong, in our opinion, to change the name of Alaska’s Mount McKinley to Denali in 2015. Meanwhile, we have urged a national cleansing of Confederaterelated statues and flags throughout...
October 16, 2017 - 7:25am
October 14, 2017
Bravo to Coats for Kids donations
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
October 14, 2017 - 8:04am
October 13, 2017
Distractions aplenty as incidents rise
A new study from the University of Utah concludes that technology in cars is causing more – and not reducing – distracted driving.
October 13, 2017 - 8:24am
October 3, 2017
Thoughts and prayers with those affected by shooting
The country is in mourning today, as we learn more about the shooting in Las Vegas that has taken at least 58 lives at this writing and injured hundreds more.
October 3, 2017 - 6:52am
September 30, 2017
Bravo to Veil, volunteers for breakfast
The Jamestown Sun hands out the
September 30, 2017 - 6:48am
September 29, 2017
Arena a welcome addition to UJ
The Harold Newman Arena will be dedicated today at the University of Jamestown, and the new facility is an impressive addition not only to the campus, but also Jamestown.
September 29, 2017 - 6:48am
September 23, 2017
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Agriculturalists have only a few areas of universal agreement. We all like cooperative weather. We all dislike food waste. We all believe that nothing is more important than farm safety. The short list also includes, or should include, strong support for public-sector funding of...
September 23, 2017 - 8:08am