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Couple survives 25 minutes after falling through ice in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake
North Dakota AG clarifies permitless carry law
He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation
Two former UND students who were raped at gunpoint in 2013 sue landlord where incident occurred
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This week, more than a million people watched a Concordia College hockey player skate to school
Wild G Dubnyk sidelined with injury
Sam Houston coach says Bearkats on the cusp of being FCS elite program
Reports: Twins, RHP Rodney agree to one-year deal
NDSU quarterback just as successful off the field as he is on it
No need to plan kindness this season
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
Letter to the editor: Tax-reform proposal isn’t good for farmers
Letter to the editor: ‘Development Code’ needs to be repealed
Phyllis Elaine DeMent-VanHorn
Dicky Dean Just
Lynnette M. Rettig
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
Community calendar of events for Jan. 14, 2017
Community calendar of events for Dec. 13, 2017
Anonymous donor puts gold coin in red kettle
FVA updates contracts
May 16, 2017
Surveyor's museum moves to new home
Most roads in North Dakota are built either straight north and south or east and west. That accuracy can be traced back more than a century to...
May 16, 2017 - 6:42am
March 22, 2017
Committee surveys individuals, businesses on disability-related issues
The Mayor's Committee on Disabilities is surveying individuals with disabilities and businesses in Jamestown to help the group assess what services...
March 22, 2017 - 6:59am
December 13, 2016
Tell us what you want to see in Agweek, take the survey
December 13, 2016 - 9:04pm
July 19, 2016
Survey finds some LGBT victims in ND feel unwelcome at crisis centers
FARGO — An online survey found that nearly 30 percent of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people who sought help at a rape and domestic violence crisis center in North Dakota weren't satisfied with the support they received. The survey was done by an advisory committee...
July 19, 2016 - 10:01am
July 22, 2015
North Dakota ranked top state for child economic well-being
MINNEAPOLIS—North Dakota is the best state in the country for the economic well-being of children, according to the annual Kids Count survey. Buoyed by the lowest rate of teenagers out of school and not working, and the second-lowest child poverty rates in the U.S.,...
July 22, 2015 - 6:51am
April 13, 2015
Tax day holds little stress for most
Breakout Online To look at each day's findings, dating back to January 2008, go online to www.gallup.com/poll/106915/gallup-daily-us-mood.aspx FARGO—Wednesday is the deadline to pay state and federal income taxes.
April 13, 2015 - 7:00am
February 21, 2015
Survey available to residents
Residents of the Jamestown area have a chance to make their opinions on health issues known by participating in a health care survey. The survey project is a partnership between Jamestown Regional Medical Center, Central Valley Health District and Community Health Partners. Community...
February 21, 2015 - 8:27am
March 14, 2013
Poll finds attitude shift among working moms
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Working mothers increasingly want full-time jobs, and tough economic times might be a big reason, according to a national survey. In the Pew Research Center study being released Thursday, researchers saw a big spike in the share of working mothers who said they'd...
March 14, 2013 - 6:00pm
May 9, 2012
Readers say they'll vote to keep property taxes
Last week, The Jamestown Sun asked readers of its website the question "Measure 2 on the June 12 North Dakota primary ballot proposes to eliminate property taxes if approved.
May 9, 2012 - 7:07am
February 20, 2012
Blue Cross survey was legitimate
BISMARCK (AP) -- Officials say a Blue Cross Blue Shield survey labeled a scam earlier this month by the North Dakota attorney general's office was legitimate. Blues officials said they originally notified the state about the survey after hearing from about 10 members. The company...
February 20, 2012 - 6:50am
November 16, 2011
Vocational services assessing needs
The North Dakota Department of Human Services' Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, along with the State Rehabilitation Council, is conducting a statewide survey to determine vocational rehabilitation service delivery needs and program priorities for the next three years. People...
November 16, 2011 - 7:19am
September 7, 2011
Most readers spend holiday at home
Last week, The Jamestown Sun asked readers of its website the question "Are you traveling for Labor Day weekend?" Here are the results of the unscientific survey: No 69 percent (80 responses) Yes 26.7 percent (31) I'm not sure 4.3 percent (5) Total responses: 116 The next...
September 7, 2011 - 7:01am
August 24, 2011
Water releases concern readers
Last week, The Jamestown Sun asked readers of its website the question "Are you concerned about high water releases from the Jamestown and Pipestem dams at this time of the year?" Here are the results of the unscientific survey: Yes 75 percent (96 responses) No 25 percent (32) Total...
August 24, 2011 - 6:50am
February 16, 2011
Readers oppose divorce counseling mandate
Last week, The Jamestown Sun asked readers of its website the question "Should the North Dakota Legislature pass SB 2367, which would require couples seeking divorces to wait one year and undergo mandatory counseling before they split up?" Here are the results of the unscientific...
February 16, 2011 - 6:54am
February 5, 2011
New study says fewer funds may available for domestic violence services
A new survey conducted by the National Network to End Domestic Violence shows an increase for those seeking help from domestic violence services and a decrease in funding for those providing the services. This could create tight spots for area service providers in the near future,...
February 5, 2011 - 7:20am