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STILL ON TOP: Corell wins, Seidler champion at Jamestown Speedway
Jimmie start with sweep
Blue Jays top Central, Red River
Blue Jays fall to Sheyenne
Jimmies split in Orange City
Letter to the editor: Protest is over laws of nature being broken
National interests taking over state initiatives
Could TR park get OK today?
PORT: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Why risk convention that could rewrite Constitution
Jason A. Bauer
Gloria Maxine Gilliss
Mr. Fuji, WWE Hall of Famer, Dies at 82
Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 Million As Hot Summer for Horror Continues
Candied bacon an easy-to-make, salty-sweet treat
Lisianthus annuals resemble the rose
Medina church holding chicken dinner
Community calendar for Aug. 27, 2016
Public meetings scheduled next week
Health Dept. notes immunization rules
Births for Aug. 25, 2016
Ralph and Carol Hilgemann
June 17, 2016
Ulrich pens book on cancer, relationship with God
When Carol Ulrich was at her lowest in her battle against a rare form of breast cancer, she felt she had to back away from medicine and get the...
June 17, 2016 - 3:24pm
January 11, 2016
Woman chronicles her survival of World War II
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The German invasion of Poland on Sept. 1, 1939, drew Britain and France into World War II. And Maria Merien Mullally, a longtime resident of Grand Forks, found herself at age 14 trying to escape to England with her family from their home in Antwerp, Belgium....
January 11, 2016 - 7:32am
December 24, 2015
Schumacher writes Christmas story about hedgehog family
DeeAnn Schumacher, a Jamestown real estate agent, completed her first self-published children’s book, “The Legend of the Christmas Candle.”...
December 24, 2015 - 8:08am
August 2, 2015
Japanese WWII orphan publishes memoirs
KYOTO, Japan -- A Japanese WWII orphan’s memoirs were published in China in late July, the first of its kind released in both Chinese and Japanese. The memoir took 73-year-old Nakajima Yuhachi two years to complete. Yuhachi came to the northeast Chinawith his parents when he...
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August 2, 2015 - 5:00am
May 1, 2015
N.D. gave cold shoulder to Cold War
FARGO — It was duck, cover and yawn in North Dakota during most of the Cold War. Early in the Cold War, which spanned 1946 to 1989 and pitted...
May 1, 2015 - 8:29am
December 29, 2014
A book on N.D. politics examines the issues
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A new electronic book, written by retired Grand Forks Herald publisher Mike Jacobs, examines present-day North Dakota and explores the challenges that lie ahead for the state. The book, "A Birthday Inquiry: North Dakota at 125: A collection of essays," is...
December 29, 2014 - 7:20am
June 19, 2014
Rom authors book on Maris
FARGO — There were times when Greg Rom got so immersed in his book project that he started talking about it in his sleep. At least that’s what his wife tells him. But you could forgive him considering the mass number of baseball player interviews and statistics that help form...
June 19, 2014 - 8:00am
April 21, 2014
A look at life behind bars: Book by undercover ‘inmate’ features Cass County Jail, others
FARGO — People usually have a tough time getting out of jail. But Alexander Reynolds had the opposite problem. He had a tough time getting into some of them, short of committing a crime. “I did entertain that thought initially, before I started to get in,” Reynolds said from...
April 21, 2014 - 7:14am
April 9, 2014
Life and death on the Northern Plains: ‘Dakota Death Trip’ chronicles how early life on the prairie was hard and sometimes short
FARGO — Derek Dahlsad finds himself drawn to reminders of a time when life on the Dakota prairie could be capriciously cruel in surprising...
April 9, 2014 - 7:39am
February 5, 2013
Slain Navy SEAL sniper had new book in the works
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- A publisher says a former top Navy SEAL sniper and best-selling author who was fatally shot at the weekend had a second book in the works. Sharyn Rosenblum says Chris Kyle was working on "American Gun: A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms" with co-author...
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February 5, 2013 - 6:00pm
May 26, 2011
FM 11th graders write books for 4th graders
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Pre-calculus students at Park Christian School learned by teaching this year. The 11th-graders wrote and illustrated story...
May 26, 2011 - 7:38am
February 4, 2011
Pastor's book provides light to a dark world
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. -- A local pastor has authored a book to challenge Christians to live a more light-filled life. "Radiance: If we are the...
February 4, 2011 - 8:13am
December 3, 2010
Eckstein signing books Dec. 10-11
The Rev. Tom Eckstein will be selling and signing copies of his new book, "Bearing Their Burden," at The Mustard Seed in The Buffalo Mall from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 10 and 1 to 3 p.m. Dec. 11. The cost of each book is $29.99 (plus tax). Eckstein's 370-page book explains what Scripture...
December 3, 2010 - 8:14am
November 15, 2010
Local book club invited to sit in Oprah's audience
Members of the Bookworms, a Jamestown book club, met Sunday to decide their itinerary and places to eat while in Chicago next weekend. This...
November 15, 2010 - 6:57am
November 12, 2010
Local pastor publishes book
The Rev. Tom Eckstein, pastor of Concordia Lutheran Church in Jamestown, has authored "Bearing Their Burdens, Speaking the Truth in Love to People Burdened by Homosexuality." The 370-page book has been lauded as thoroughly pastoral, evangelical and biblical. His ministry with gays...
November 12, 2010 - 8:29am