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Two children killed in crash - corrected time
North Carolina investigates police shooting of deaf driver
Stenehjem issues cease and desist order against Arizona man
Women film composers fight for an even score
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Jimmies feel prepared as opener looms
Blue Jays rout Bismarck
Bringing opioid abuse out of the shadows
A sound financial framework
1885 Jamestown meteor displayed all around the world
Act now to stop Red River from running dry
Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Tammy Lynn Baumgartner
June M. Nygren
Eldon Leo Nogosek
Kriedeman’s recipe in cookbook
Yard of the Week
Relax by adding blue to your garden
Soak up the rest of summer with panzanella salad
Atonement Lutheran sponsoring Music Festival Aug. 28 in Jamestown
Health Dept. notes immunization rules
New materials at the libraries
Students accepted to U of M Crookston
Bluni to speak in Jamestown Sept. 12-13
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Ralph and Carol Hilgemann
Aria Marie Johnson
June 25, 2016
Bravo to National Guardsmen for work on parking lot
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
June 25, 2016 - 6:36am
June 24, 2016
UND's 'hawk' logo will do
Reviews of Ed Schafer's brief tenure as University of North Dakota interim president will be mixed, but he gets high marks for his handling of the volatile nickname and logo transition. Knowing that final selections for the university's symbols would not be universally applauded,...
June 24, 2016 - 7:15am
June 23, 2016
State's gun laws will stand
The states' rights crowd, often the same folks who are Second Amendment absolutists, should be pleased with this week's U.S. Supreme Court decision on state gun laws. The court declined without comment to hear appeals to strict gun control laws in New York and Connecticut, signalling...
June 23, 2016 - 6:25am
June 22, 2016
Put down the stone, step away from the sinner
When did parents become so judgy of each other? Remember the days when something tragic or scary happened to a child and people rallied around the child's parents for support, privately thanking God it wasn't their kid? Those days appear to be gone. Now it's all about placing blame,...
June 22, 2016 - 7:39am
June 20, 2016
Time for Congress to treat gun violence as a public health issue
Gun violence in the United States should be treated as a public health issue. It should be studied in the same way other societal pathologies are studied; and findings based on comprehensive scientific research should be applied to rational gun control policy. The public health factor...
June 20, 2016 - 7:38am
June 17, 2016
Stay safe during summer
The first day of summer begins on Monday, and community members should remember to be safe while having fun. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says parents should always watch their children while out at the lake or a swimming pool. The CDC also recommends learning CPR...
June 17, 2016 - 7:12am
June 13, 2016
To Burgum and Stenehjem, a plague on both your houses
MINOT — If North Dakota had better transparency laws for state political campaigns, I’d probably be able to tell you readers, definitively, that Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem and Fargo businessman Doug Burgum have engaged in the most expensive primary campaign in North Dakota...
June 13, 2016 - 7:14am
June 11, 2016
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
• Bravo to the Jamestown City Council and Stutsman County Commission for approving resolutions to name the First Street West bridge in Jamestown after the late James “Jim” Carlascio. Carlascio was a veteran and prisoner of war during World War II who remained active in community...
June 11, 2016 - 6:43am
June 10, 2016
Measure 1 is about the soul of N.D.
Each year in nearly every part of the country, swaths of farmland are turned over as yet another family farm is pushed out by tightening profit margins, rigged markets and the ever-constricting power of a few corporations. In a year of falling farm prices, the fight to keep family...
June 10, 2016 - 6:52am
Buchanan, Brubakken, Phillips for City Council
The Jamestown Sun endorses Dan Buchanan, Steve Brubakken and Pam Phillips for Jamestown City Council. Of the five candidates for the three open seats on the council, Buchanan, Brubakken and Phillips bring the most experience and knowledge of the issues facing the Jamestown community....
June 10, 2016 - 6:49am
June 9, 2016
Strange year gets stranger with two reviled candidates
It’s an historic turn of events. In the November presidential election, American voters will choose between two of the most disliked, most reviled candidates in modern history. Tuesday’s round of primaries put Democrat Hillary Clinton over the top in the convention delegate count...
June 9, 2016 - 6:52am
June 8, 2016
A blatant violation of tradition
University of North Dakota President Ed Schafer stumbled when he endorsed a candidate in the hotly contested Republican primary contest for governor. With only a few weeks to go at the helm of UND, the former governor, former U.S. secretary of agriculture, former fish farm executive...
June 8, 2016 - 6:52am
June 7, 2016
Schafer’s independence extends to party politics
The state’s Republican heavyweights are standing with their favorite candidates as the North Dakota gubernatorial primary looms. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem already has garnered support from outgoing Gov. Jack Dalrymple and John Hoeven, the former North Dakota governor who...
June 7, 2016 - 6:53am
June 6, 2016
More Christian officeholders won't change culture
“If we can get Christians to run for mayor, if we can get Christians to run for city councils, if we can get Christians to run for school boards, if we can get Christians to run for the state house, we can win this thing,” said evangelist Franklin Graham, heir of the Billy Graham...
June 6, 2016 - 7:00am
The NDUS Foundation: End it, don't mend it
Face it: If a foundation that has been around for 25 years now carries a balance of $517, it’s probably time to pull the plug. The North Dakota University System Foundation — not the North Dakota State University Foundation; more about the confusingly similar names in a minute...
June 6, 2016 - 6:59am