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April 4, 2015
Bravo to Carlson for receiving NFU award
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to the University of North Dakota’s nickname committee for inviting the public to submit nominations for the university’s new nickname. The nominations sought are part of a process being conducted to ultimately choose...
April 4, 2015 - 8:01am
January 31, 2015
Bravo to training participants for grain bin extrication
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to North Dakota lawmakers passing a bill requiring North Dakota high school students to pass a civics exam before graduating. Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed the bill into law Friday. House Bill 1087 requires students to pass...
January 31, 2015 - 8:42am
November 29, 2014
Bravo to organizers, volunteers of dinner
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to St. James Basilica for celebrating three anniversaries. The Catholic church celebrated 25 years since the church was named a basilica minor, 100 years since the church building was dedicated and 125 years since the Diocese...
November 29, 2014 - 7:43am
October 11, 2014
Bravo to JHS girls golf team for finishing second at state tournament
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to the dedication of the McKenna Thielsch Center and renovation of Orlady Hall at the University of Jamestown. And bravo to the donors who made the $9 million project possible. They were recognized last week at an event...
October 11, 2014 - 9:26am
September 27, 2014
Bravo to organizers of Stock Car Stampede
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to North Dakota receiving federal funds that will target domestic violence in the Bakken. The state was awarded a total of $1.4 million from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women that will be...
September 27, 2014 - 9:26am
September 13, 2014
Bravo to placement of statue to honor firefighters
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: * Bravo to those who attended the Patriot Day Freedom Walk to honor firefighters, military personnel, law enforcement officers, emergency medical technicians and the nearly 3,000 victims who lost their lives from...
September 13, 2014 - 9:18am
January 4, 2014
Buffalo chip to fourth-coldest December in Jamestown
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: * Buffalo chip to Jamestown experiencing the fourth-coldest December on record. The National Weather Service said the average temperature for the month was 4.6 degrees. * Bravo to Myrtle Henderson, Jamestown...
January 4, 2014 - 8:12am
August 18, 2012
Bravo to students, businesses for drive donations
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to the North Dakota teenagers featured in Forum Communications feature Class Acts, which honored young people who work to improve their communities. Among those honored were Jamestown's Hannah Heilman and Miah Dabill, who...
August 18, 2012 - 6:22am
July 28, 2012
Bravo to pair of determined swimmers
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: * Bravo to the Ladies Individuals and Individuals Motorcycle clubs' 15th annual Christmas in July benefit for the students at the Anne Carlsen Center. The clubs donated more than $4,200 in gifts for the children....
July 28, 2012 - 6:29am
October 22, 2011
Silver carp deserve a buffalo chip
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: * Bravo to the Salvation Army's Coats for Kids program, which collects and distributes coats, hats, gloves and mittens for families in need at no cost. The Salvation Army has organized the program for more than...
October 22, 2011 - 7:15am
May 7, 2011
Weather, gas prices get chips this week
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and buffalo chips this week: * Bravo to the latest group of North Dakota veterans going on the Honor Flight and bravo to those who made it possible. This is the 11th group that is going to Washington, D.C., to see various memorials and Arlington...
May 7, 2011 - 7:09am
July 31, 2010
Bravos and buffalo chips to hand out
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and buffalo chips this week: * Bravo to the unnamed kidney donor who set off a chain reaction of kidney transplants earlier this month. That person's donation of a kidney through a regional "kidney swap" program led to five people in North...
July 31, 2010 - 7:23am
June 5, 2010
Bravos and a buffalo chip to hand out
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: * Buffalo chip to the person or people who burglarized several Jamestown businesses over the Memorial Day weekend. Dairy Queen, Northwest Tire and the Salvation Army Thrift Store all sustained damage when glass...
June 5, 2010 - 7:12am
April 17, 2010
Bravos, chips to hand out
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and buffalo chips this week: * Bravo to the James River Humane Society for its efforts to protect its animals from rabies and other terrible illnesses. Our thoughts are with the shelter in Grand Forks that had to euthanize 26 of its dogs after...
April 17, 2010 - 7:16am
April 3, 2010
Bravos to hand out this week
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to the volunteers who gathered March 27 at Crystal Springs to make 360 kuchens, a German pastry, to sell to raise money for an area man who is suffering from cancer. Their efforts show great philanthropy and also preserve...
April 3, 2010 - 7:12am