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Rural buses for JPS running two hours late Thursday
US 52 blocked from Carrington to Velva
U.S. lawmakers, Cuban businessmen urge Trump to keep detente going
Court blocks New York City from discarding illegal immigrants' data
Nevada school police officer shoots student
nation and world
Stutsman County tournament postponed until Friday
IT'S 'B'-BALL TIME: Napoleon-G-S ready for girls Stutsman tourney
Blizzard rearranges high school events
Sports Shorts: Dec. 7
Opener delayed, again
ND again sounds flat note on pipeline
A few thoughts on Pearl Harbor Day
Heitkamp’s bill helps explain Trump’s interest
Does North Dakota need two parties?
Standing Rock’s 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
John "Brownie" DeKrey
Atonement Lutheran Church postpones Christmas festival to Dec. 14
Obstruction to sidewalk leads to court case
Driving home from night shift may be safer with light therapy
Driving home from night shift may be safer with light therapy
Gardening products make the perfect gift
Updated -- Community Calendar for Wednesday, Dec. 7
Mielke earns target shooting award
Students take part in Concordia concerts
Schools to dismiss early Wednesday
Crabtree receives JHS honors
Births -- Tuesday, Dec. 6
Hannah Jean Klym
Births for Dec. 6, 2016
Births for Dec. 4, 2016
Births for Dec. 2, 2016
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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,...
News/Nation and World
February 5, 2011 - 7:20am
August 20, 2010
Survey shows another dip
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A survey of rural bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states released Thursday showed a further dip in the economy after signs of a rebound earlier this year. The overall index for the Rural Mainstreet economic report dropped to 46.0 in August, from 49.3 in July...
August 20, 2010 - 8:22am
August 18, 2010
Readers like to walk or run for exercise
Last week, The Jamestown Sun asked readers of its Web site the question "What is your favorite way to exercise?" Here are the results of the unscientific survey: Walking and/or running 48.6 percent (123) I don't exercise 15 percent (38) Bicycling 11.9 percent (30) Other exercise 11.5...
August 18, 2010 - 6:56am
April 21, 2010
Corn farmers to be resurveyed
FARGO (AP) -- The U.S.
April 21, 2010 - 8:32am