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Syrian rebels make gains in northern Hama province, capture strategic town
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Mexico fires head of federal police after report of executions
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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
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
Monroe Crossing to perform in VC
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
February 4, 2016
'The Enlightenment of Sod' takes readers on a journey through N.D.
A Virginia author, who lived in Jamestown and Montpelier in her teenage years, has written a fictional story about a woman who returns to her...
February 4, 2016 - 6:56am
October 17, 2015
University of Jamestown to host Read Local event
The University of Jamestown will host a Read Local event in the Sheldon-Unruh lobby at UJ at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Read Local authors Bruce Berg, Keith Norman, Bill Kennedy, Laurel Woiwode and Nancy Kuykendall will be joined by UJ professors Larry Woiwode and Glauco Ortolano and will read...
October 17, 2015 - 7:40am
August 13, 2015
Jamestown youth pens first comic book
By Chris Olson The Jamestown Sun Stephen Nyberg is 15 but has already penned his first book, a graphic novel about a character who eats too...
August 13, 2015 - 7:50am
July 20, 2015
Harper Lee's new 'Watchman' novel sells more than 1 mln in first week
NEW YORK - Harper Lee's unexpected new novel "Go Set A Watchman" has become the fastest selling book in the history of publisher HarperCollins, with more than 1.1 million copies sold in North America in the first week, the company said on Monday. The novel was released...
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July 20, 2015 - 2:33pm
May 7, 2015
Gross featured in new book
Farm Rescue founder Bill Gross of Jamestown is one of 99 people featured in a book about selfless acts, “Unselfish: Love Thy Neighbor as Thy Selfie.” The book, written by Paul D. Parkinson, a former medical company executive who start- ed a media company, exam- ines the lives...
May 7, 2015 - 7:10am
April 22, 2015
UJ hosts Read Local event
The University of Jamestown recently hosted a Read Local event at the Reiland Fine Arts Center. UJ President Robert Badal welcomed Read Local...
April 22, 2015 - 7:19am
April 10, 2015
Book-signing event for Frueh
The James River Valley Library System will present a book-signing event for author Judy Buchholz Frueh. Frueh is a native of North Dakota and has written two books, “Laughing and Dancing Solo,” a story wound around the lives of two foster children, and the sequel, “To Be a Hannah,”...
April 10, 2015 - 7:05am
March 23, 2015
Stories from elected women
BREAKOUTS Excerpts from 'Important Voices' "These women state officials knew how to overcome challenges. Berta Baker only went to...
March 23, 2015 - 7:02am
March 19, 2015
Michel presentation on serving as a child soldier has been postponed
Due to travel delays, the presentation by Michel Chikwanine on life as a child soldier in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, has been postponed. It was originally scheduled for this evening at the Reiland Fine Arts Center on the University of Jamestown campus. The event has not...
March 19, 2015 - 8:26am
March 17, 2015
Cervantes remains found in Madrid convent, investigators believe
MADRID - Spanish scientists said on Tuesday that remains found under aMadrid convent are likely to include those of "Don Quixote" author Miguel de Cervantes, one of the world's most celebrated writers. Nearly 400 years after his death, the quest to find Cervantes had...
March 17, 2015 - 4:32pm
March 3, 2015
Jamestown man wears 5 hats at P-B school
An interest in reading has propelled Jim Nyland, 53, of Jamestown toward a career in education, he said. A career of five jobs. Nyland...
March 3, 2015 - 7:31am
February 17, 2015
Hurst recognized by writing project
The Red River Valley Writing Project at North Dakota State University and Plains Art Museum selected Caitlin Hurst of Fessenden as an honorable mention for the 2015 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, the nation’s foremost recognition program for creative students in grades 7-12....
February 17, 2015 - 7:21am
February 3, 2015
'To Kill a Mockingbird' author publishing second novel
NEW YORK, - Pulitzer Prize-winning author Harper Lee will publish her second novel more than 50 years after the release of her classic "To Kill a Mockingbird," her publisher said on Tuesday. "Go Set a Watchman," which was written in the 1950s and features characters from...
February 3, 2015 - 11:13am
December 18, 2014
McClintock scores again with her artwork
Artist-book illustrator Barbara McClintock, a New Yorker from Jamestown, has made her name an every-day entity in the busy world of children’s books. She’s been, and is, a co-performer with Natalie Merchant’s live stage performances, serving as concept illustrator-artist. Merchant...
December 18, 2014 - 7:27am
December 10, 2014
N.D. first lady to hold book signing
North Dakota first lady Besty Dalrymple will be signing copies of her new book 11 a.m. today at the Harry L. Petrie Public Library in Linton. The book, “Building a House, Making a Home: A History of the North Dakota Governor’s Residence,” offers insight into the public and...
December 10, 2014 - 7:36am