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Fire at California loft party kills at least 9, two dozen missing
Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
Russia seeks full withdrawal of Aleppo rebels
FBI captures a Top 10 Most Wanted fugitive in Los Angeles
Yellowstone plans to thin bison herd by 900 animals
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Blue Hawks hold off Jimmies
CLASS B: Rebels hang on for road win
Sports shorts for Dec. 3, 2016
Blue Jays 3-0 with win over Braves
Here’s something Congress can actually get done this year
Buffalo chip to ND being fourth for worst drivers
Why not Romney for secretary of state?
By defying law, DAPL protesters deeply hurt their case
It’s not about emails
Gardening products make the perfect gift
New choir performs Sunday
LOST ITALIAN: Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
UPC Dream Team awarded grant
Atonement to host Community Family Christmas Festival
Community calendar of events for Dec. 2, 2016
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New Materials at Libraries
Working in Jamestown's coal mines
Citizen's Advisory Committee to meet Tuesday
Births for Dec. 2, 2016
Wilbert and Darlis Reister
May 24, 2016
Fire-related deaths in Minnesota increase in 2015
ST. PAUL — The number of people killed by fires in Minnesota last year were up nearly 30 percent from 2014 figures, a state Department of Public Safety release said. Fifty-seven people died in fires in Minnesota in 2015, the highest total since 2002, according to numbers released...
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May 24, 2016 - 7:05am
April 29, 2016
U.S. spy court rejected zero surveillance orders in 2015 - memo
WASHINGTON - The secretive U.S. Foreign Surveillance Intelligence Court did not deny a single government request in 2015 for electronic surveillance orders granted for foreign intelligence purposes, continuing a longstanding trend, a Justice Department document showed.The court received...
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April 29, 2016 - 8:00pm
April 12, 2016
N.D. taxable sales and purchases down 19 percent in 2015
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s taxable sales and purchases dropped nearly 19 percent last year from 2014’s record high, as low commodity prices put a damper on the mining and oil extraction and wholesale trade sectors, state Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger said Tuesday. Taxable...
April 12, 2016 - 10:23am
April 9, 2016
Man pleads guilty in fatal 2015 Phoenix-area shooting rampage
PHOENIX - A reputed white supremacist with a long criminal record pleaded guilty on Friday to killing one person and wounding five others in a Phoenix-area shooting rampage last year that began in a motel and ended hours later with his capture at a vacant condominium.Ryan Elliott...
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April 9, 2016 - 1:00am
March 3, 2016
Overall crime numbers down
While the 2015 Jamestown Police Department annual report shows an overall decrease in crime numbers, there are noted increases in sex offender...
March 3, 2016 - 10:24am
January 21, 2016
JRA passenger boardings up in 2015
The Jamestown Regional Airport had 936 passenger boardings in December and 8,642 total boardings for 2015, the Jamestown Regional Airport Authority announced at its Wednesday meeting. Passenger boardings are also up 128 percent from last year at the airport. The only other airports...
January 21, 2016 - 8:03am
December 31, 2015
Wall Street suffers feeble end to turbulent 2015
Wall Street dropped on Thursday, leaving the S&P 500 marginally lower for a year marked by record highs as well as a major selloff.In a reversal of one of 2015's major trends, oil shares moved higher, with the S&P energy sector up 0.34 percent and alone among gainers. Much...
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December 31, 2015 - 4:17pm
TOP 10 SPORTS STORIES OF 2015
1. The drought ends JHS boys' run to state is top sports story of 2015 After 14 years, the Jamestown High School boys basketball team broke through the proverbial wall that had become the West Region tournament and earned its first trip to the Class A state tournament last March....
December 31, 2015 - 8:01am
December 30, 2015
Public meetings for Dec. 30, 2015
Public meetings for Dec. 30, 2015 Stutsman County Water Resource Board, 4 p.m., Law Enforcement Center, 205 6th St. SE.The Community Calendar publishes events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun at no charge. To submit an activity, email it to email@example.com...
December 30, 2015 - 7:22am
In the record for Dec. 29, 2015
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Dec. 29: * 1 traffic citation * 4 traffic warnings * 4 parking tickets * 1 accident investigated * 16 public assistance calls * 2 animal calls Statistics for the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office for Dec. 29: * 3 civil process services...
December 30, 2015 - 7:00am
December 29, 2015
In the record for Dec. 25-27, 2015
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Dec. 25-27 are: * 5 traffic citations * 6 traffic warnings * 25 parking tickets * 2 accidents investigated * 7 criminal arrests * 2 juvenile referrals * 1 warrant served * 5 crimes investigated * 4 disturbance calls * 58 public assistance...
December 29, 2015 - 7:06am
December 26, 2015
Court proceedings for Dec. 24, 2015
COURT PROCEEDINGS INFORMATION The Jamestown Sun prints the criminal court proceedings from Jamestown Municipal Court and Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Jamestown Municipal Court The presiding judge in Jamestown Municipal Court is Timothy Ottmar. CONTEMPT OF COURT Hunter Hans...
December 26, 2015 - 7:25am
In the record for Dec. 24, 2015
No public meetings scheduled for next week No public meetings have been scheduled for the week of Dec. 28 through Jan. 3. The list of public meetings is published Fridays for meetings scheduled the following week. To list a public meeting of general interest, email firstname.lastname@example.org...
December 26, 2015 - 6:54am
December 24, 2015
What’s Happening for Dec. 24, 2015
Music/ Comedy/Drama Jam session: Bluegrass Jam is from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays at Atonement Lutheran Church, 1009 12th Ave. NE. The jam session is free.Special Events/Around Town Swimming: Open swimming runs from through March at Jamestown High School. Open swimming times are from 1...
December 24, 2015 - 7:57am
Births for Dec. 23, 2015
A birth was reported Wednesday by Jamestown Regional Medical Center. Dec. 23, daughter, 6 pounds, 15 ounces, to Star and Dakota Depiano, Jamestown.
December 24, 2015 - 7:52am