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Measure seeking personalized vehicle plates for volunteer responders approved for North Dakota ballot
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June 2, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to Ford, Huber for state wins
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Buffalo chip to the recent increase in gas prices. GasBuddy.com, a gasoline price website, reported that the average price for a gallon of gas in North Dakota was $2.85 a gallon on May 29. That price is 49.7 cents...
June 2, 2018 - 7:49am
May 28, 2018
Remember those who gave all this Memorial Day
Today is Memorial Day, a day best spent honoring those who died while serving our country in times of war and conflict. Originally a day to honor all those who died fighting for the north in the Civil War, by the time it became an official federal holiday in 1968, the holiday spread...
May 28, 2018 - 6:48am
May 26, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to graduates
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week:*Bravo to Dina Laskowski of Jamestown, who received the North Dakota State Literacy Award at the North Dakota Reading Association Spring Conference last month in Bismarck. Laskowski retired recently from the University...
May 26, 2018 - 8:17am
What We Think: Kourajian’s service touched many
Charlie Kourajian’s retirement from the Jamestown City Council in 2016 was called the “end of an era” by one of his fellow council members. At the time, he had served 40 years of the past 42 years as either a city councilman or mayor of Jamestown. Kourajian, who died May 19...
May 26, 2018 - 7:41am
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