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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
March 11, 2018
Commentary: Legacy Fund loan idea is promising -- but should go further
The North Dakota Legacy Fund is fed by a portion of the state's share of petroleum revenues. The fund, which started collecting deposits in 2011, now has a balance of more than $4.2 billion and the cash is pouring in lately at the rate of between $42 million and $45 million a month....
March 11, 2018 - 7:00am
March 10, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to Geronimo Energy for Courtenay grants
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the Oakes Times, which published a newspaper only a few days after a fire destroyed its building on Feb. 25. The weekly newspaper published as usual the following Thursday, not missing an issue.
March 10, 2018 - 7:31am
March 3, 2018
Bravo to Blue Jay gymnastics team
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Braelon Geerdes, a 10-year-old Jamestown girl who sang the national anthem at the NSAA women’s basketball quarterfinal game between the University of Jamestown and Waldorf University at Harold Newman Arena on Feb. 21....
March 3, 2018 - 5:55am
February 24, 2018
Bravo to outgoing UJ president
The Jamestown Sun hands out the
February 24, 2018 - 7:07am
February 17, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to JHS team for LifeSmarts win
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Matt Young, a University of Jamestown athlete who broke the UJ men’s indoor 5,000 meters record Feb. 9 at the St. Thomas Showcase, St. Paul, Minn. Young placed ninth with a new school mark of 15 minutes, 10:10 seconds....
February 17, 2018 - 7:45am
February 16, 2018
Debt-free alternative to student loans promising
With Americans owing more than $1.3 trillion in federal student-loan debt, some places are offering students an alternative: Pay us nothing up front, but give us a percentage of your future income. The government should encourage the spread of this innovation -- with regulations that...
February 16, 2018 - 7:31am
February 10, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to Giving Hearts Day event
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: ►Bravo to Giving Hearts Day, an annual event to raise funds for nonprofits. The event on Feb. 8 was an online giving event hosted by Dakota Medical Foundation, Impact Foundation and the Alex Stern Family Foundation. Participating...
February 10, 2018 - 7:04am