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October 23, 2013
Ellendale man to receive AARP award
James "Jim" Billey of Ellendale, N.D., will receive the 2013 AARP Andrus Award for Community Service at a volunteer recognition banquet Oct. 23 at the Ramada Plaza Suites in Fargo. AARP North Dakota selected Billey for his significant volunteer service and for the impact he has on...
October 23, 2013 - 7:32am
June 6, 2013
Two JHS golfers earn weekly award
Austin Rene and Jakobi Lux have been named Athletes of the Week by the Jamestown Optimist Club. Rene, a freshman on the JHS golf team, and Lux, a junior golfer for the Blue Jays, each shot 4-over par 76s to tie for ninth and earn all-West Region honors at Heart River Golf Course...
June 6, 2013 - 7:06am
May 22, 2013
Finck, Love earn weekly honors
The Jamestown Optimist Club has named Jamestown High's Carissa Finck and Nolan Love as their athletes of the week. Finck saved nine shots in a 2-0 loss at Minot on Saturday. Love's throw of 160 feet, 3 inches won the javelin competition at the West Region meet on Saturday in Bismarck,...
May 22, 2013 - 7:13am
May 8, 2013
SCRND wins award for low error rate
The South Central Region of North Dakota won an award for having the lowest regional error rate in the state for its food stamp program in 2012. The region includes Stutsman County, which had an error rate of 0 percent last year. The region's error rate was 2.63 percent. In order...
May 8, 2013 - 7:34am
May 2, 2013
Optimist Club cites athletes for awards
McKayla Orr and Logan Anderson of Jamestown High School and Jamestown College's Courtney Van Den Bussche and Nico Moreno have been named Athletes of the Week by the Jamestown Optimist Club. Orr qualified for the state meet in the 100 and 300-meter hurdles, and ran legs on the 4x100...
May 2, 2013 - 7:14am
April 18, 2013
Erdrich to accept Rough Rider award
WAHPETON, N.D. -- In many of her novels, Louise Erdrich writes about fictitious families on or near an unnamed and imagined reservation somewhere...
April 18, 2013 - 7:27am
April 14, 2013
Casselton teacher receiving national ag award
CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) -- A Casselton teacher is receiving a national award for her work in teaching agriculture in the classroom. North Dakota's Agriculture Department says Central Cass fourth-grade teacher Mary Kensok is one of five educators from around the country being honored...
April 14, 2013 - 9:00am
February 21, 2013
Optimist Club cites athletes for awards
Alex Lind and Zane Braun of Jamestown High School and Jamestown College's Nikki Iverson and Scott Roemmich have been named Athletes of the Week by the Jamestown Optimist Club. Lind, a senior gymnast for the Blue Jays, was named Senior Athlete of the Year at the West Region meet....
February 21, 2013 - 8:10am
February 1, 2013
ND documentary on Germans from Russia wins award
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A documentary produced by Prairie Public Broadcasting in cooperation with a North Dakota State University collection on Germans from Russia has been honored in an independent television competition. NDSU officials say the video "At Home in Russia, at Home on...
February 1, 2013 - 11:02am
January 14, 2013
ND state forester gets lifetime achievement award
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota's state forester has been honored by a national group. Larry Kotchman recently received the Jim Hull Lifetime Achievement Award at the National Association of State Foresters annual meeting in Cheyenne, Wyo. Kotchman was recognized for more than...
January 14, 2013 - 1:33pm
December 8, 2012
Cowardin receives achievement award
Former U.S. Geological Survey Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center scientist Lewis M. Cowardin of Jamestown was recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Wetland Scientists for his pioneering work with waterfowl ecology, wetland classification, remote...
December 8, 2012 - 7:29am
November 27, 2012
N.D. native is a nominee for award
BISMARCK (AP) -- A Bismarck native has been nominated for a national award for her work documenting women's right in Afghanistan. The Bismarck Tribune reported that 38-old Shannon Galpin is a nominee for the 2012 National Geographic "Adventurer of the Year." Galpin is nominated...
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November 27, 2012 - 7:36am
November 25, 2012
ND native nominated for award adventure award
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A Bismarck native has been nominated for a national award for her work documenting women's rights in Afghanistan. The Bismarck Tribune reports that 38-old Shannon Galpin is a nominee for the 2012 National Geographic "Adventurer of the Year." Galpin is nominated...
November 25, 2012 - 3:00pm
October 5, 2012
Famed columnist Hagerty honored at USD
VERMILLION, S.D. -- Two old friends reunited at the university where they launched their journalism careers Thursday. USA Today founder Al...
October 5, 2012 - 6:24am
September 19, 2012
Optimist Club honors athletes
Jamestown High School's Abby Wanzek and Michael Sorenson, along with Jamestown College's Samantha Goff and George Gauld, were all honored as athletes of the week by the Jamestown Optimist Club. Wanzek, a senior diver on the Blue Jay swimming and diving team, placed second at the...
September 19, 2012 - 7:50am