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North Dakota Senate passes refugee resettlement study bill
Green groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline
Updated -- Regional Council receives operational funds
North Dakota Senate fails to override Burgum's veto on bonus bill
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'Wentz Bros Outdoors' provides fascinating insight into Eagles QB's hunting passion
Cornerstone Nutrition Wins Amateur Crown
Sports shorts for March 30, 2017
Cobbers hold off Jimmies
McFeely: 'It's a sad day for everybody': UND athletic director Brian Faison says during WDAY radio interview
Port: The UND’s women’s hockey program lost $1.9 million in 2016
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Letter to the editor: Standing Rock showing no remorse for protests
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
Violet P. Hehn
Sondra A. Larson
Paul A. Heer
JHS Drama to perform ‘The Trojan Women’
Happenings for March 30, 2017
Plan now to attend ‘The Elephant Man’
Collin Raye to perform April 5 in Jamestown
Great Stories of the Great Plains: Jamestown banker nearly perishes in 1899 New York fire
Community calendar of events for March 30, 2017
Bank Forward donates $10,000 to UJ
Classic Car Club won’t meet tonight
Pheasants Forever banquet set
Legion sets Spring Meeting
Terry Wanzek is turning 60
March 28, 2017
First-of-its-kind store for ND to open this weekend
WEST FARGO—Kathleen Siewert is used to trying something new, but the store she's opening this weekend is ambitious, even for her. Helping...
March 28, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 22, 2017
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
Sears Holdings Corp, once the largest U.S. retailer, warned on Tuesday, March 21, about its ability to continue as a going concern after years...
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am
MALL SEEKS ASSISTANCE: Buffalo Mall wants public financial help for remodel
Owners of the Buffalo Mall are seeking public financial assistance for the remodeling necessary for the Dunham’s Sports store planned to open there this summer.
March 22, 2017 - 6:46am
March 15, 2017
Northern Minn. city starts petition to keep its J.C. Penney
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—The Thief River Falls Chamber of Commerce hopes an online petition will get J.C. Penney to consider keeping the...
March 15, 2017 - 7:21pm
Group plans drive to end restrictions on ND Sunday store openings
FARGO — A Fargo businessman says he will start a petition to get a measure on the next general election ballot to overturn a North Dakota...
March 15, 2017 - 6:59pm
March 14, 2017
ND Senate votes against repeal of Sunday morning closing law
BISMARCK -- North Dakota senators voted down a bill that would have allowed retailers to open on Sunday mornings. Current state law makes it...
March 14, 2017 - 7:21pm
March 1, 2017
Fargo-based clothing retailer Vanity files for bankruptcy protection
FARGO—A Fargo-based women's clothing retailer with about 200 stores across the United States has filed for bankruptcy protection. Vanity Shop...
March 1, 2017 - 1:56pm
February 24, 2017
J.C. Penney to shut 130 to 140 stores
Department store operator J.C. Penney Co. Inc. said on Friday, Feb. 24, it would close 130 to 140 stores over the next few months, and reported...
February 24, 2017 - 9:40am
January 5, 2017
Mall to add new store
A new sporting goods retailer is coming to Jamestown, according to Buffalo Mall management.
January 5, 2017 - 6:59am
January 4, 2017
Dunham's coming to Jamestown
The Buffalo Mall in Jamestown will host the first Dunham’s sporting goods store in North Dakota, according to a press release from the Buffalo...
January 4, 2017 - 2:54pm
November 25, 2016
U.S. crowds pick up slightly on Black Friday, online sales jump
U.S. online sales surged on Black Friday, with Amazon.com Inc offering the steepest discounts among e-commerce sites as it set the agenda for...
News/Nation and World
November 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
Fargo developer explores massive outlet mall
FARGO — In preparation for North Dakota's first sizeable outlet center, earthmovers here have spent months reshaping land near the Timber...
November 25, 2016 - 6:41am
October 4, 2016
U.S. retail group expects pickup in holiday sales
CHICAGO - U.S. consumers, bolstered by growth in jobs and disposable income, are likely to loosen their wallets and push holiday sales up 3.6 percent, the leading retail industry group said on Tuesday. The National Retail Federation forecast sales of $655.8 billion for November and...
News/Nation and World
October 4, 2016 - 4:02pm
September 15, 2016
Weak U.S. retail sales dim Fed September rate hike prospects
WASHINGTON - U.S. retail sales fell more than expected in August amid weak purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods, pointing to cooling domestic demand that further diminishes expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate increase next week. Other data on Thursday...
News/Nation and World
September 15, 2016 - 10:26am
April 14, 2016
Reversing the statewide trend: Sales tax numbers up for Jamestown for fourth quarter of 2015
Jamestown retail sales activity jumped by 19.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015 when compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. “Retail has been our shining star,” said Connie Ova, CEO of the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. “The new stores and the quality of the existing...
April 14, 2016 - 7:40am