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LaMoure-Litchville-Marion upsets Raiders, moves to semis at state
End of an era: Paulson steps down as UJ AD
Veteran Fuchs leads Jamestown into West Region tourney
Jimmie men miss national tournament, UJ women tied for 10th in poll
Letter to the editor: More needed to deter people from smoking
Letter to the editor: Bill gives freedoms to some, takes away from others
N.D. Legislature signal shows distrust in higher-ed board
Letter to the editor: Increasing cigarette tax will not stop people from smoking
Bill allows campaign contributions to remain secret
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UJ’s ‘The Spirit of Place’ opens tonight
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Community calendar of events for March 5, 2015
Hurst receives honors for writing
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April 26, 2014
N.D. Newspaper Hall of Fame to be unveiled
The new, electronic North Dakota Newspaper Hall of Fame will be unveiled May 2 in dedication ceremonies at the North Dakota Heritage Center. The opening this year of the $51.7 million addition to the Heritage Center is a highlight of the 125th anniversary of North Dakota statehood....
news / business
April 26, 2014 - 8:22am
April 29, 2013
Sun earns 53 awards in NDNA contest
The Jamestown Sun took home 53 awards this weekend from the annual North Dakota Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest. The awards were announced during the NDNA's joint convention with the South Dakota Newspaper Association in Rapid City, S.D. The Sun competed in the category...
April 29, 2013 - 6:47am
May 7, 2010
Summaries printed on state insurers
North Dakota newspapers have begun the publication of the annual summaries of the condition of insurance companies doing business in the state.
business / news
May 7, 2010 - 7:56am
April 14, 2010
News funded by think tanks take root
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- A growing number of conservative groups are bankrolling startup news organizations around the country, aggressively covering government and politics at a time when newspapers are cutting back their statehouse bureaus. The phenomenon troubles some longtime journalists...
April 14, 2010 - 7:53am
November 5, 2009
Saving the news
WASHINGTON -- Each time another report surfaces about the decline of newspapers, I feel like a death row inmate counting the warden's footsteps. The latest echo of doom arrived a few days ago: U.S. newspaper circulation dropped 10 percent from April through September, compared to...
editorials / news / opinion
November 5, 2009 - 7:16am
August 28, 2009
Auction for Philly newspapers slated amid Ch. 11
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Creditors seeking to take control of Philadelphia Newspapers in a hard-fought Chapter 11 bankruptcy case have hired a longtime publisher of the two dailies as an adviser. Bob Hall, publisher of The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News from 1990...
nation and world / news
August 28, 2009 - 11:05pm
April 6, 2009
Weeklies faring better than dailies
According to the Pew Research Center's annual report on American journalism, advertising revenues for newspapers dropped 23 percent in the last two years; circulation declined around 5 percent over the past year, and one out of five journalists working in 2001 is now gone. This is...
April 6, 2009 - 7:08am
October 25, 2008
Gannett profits down, signals cuts
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gannett Co., the nation's largest newspaper publisher, said Friday that its third-quarter profits fell 32 percent as advertising revenue declined, and new job cuts are likely as a result. With ad prospects continuing to look grim into next year, Gannett said it...
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Don't take anything off that table
What it really comes down to is osmosis. You remember osmosis, don't you? In high school science, you learned that's the process that lets stuff pass through the membrane that surrounds your cells. Osmosis lets the good stuff in and the bad stuff out, trading spent fuel for new fuel....
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am