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A 'Jetsons' dream come true? Company unveils its 'flying car'
Human Services budget bill passes ND Senate
United to offer passengers up to $10,000 to surrender seats
ND lawmakers approve slimmer higher education budget
ND lawmakers approve bill allowing Burgum to not take salary
nation and world
Carson Wentz confirms undergoing offseason eye surgery
Sports Shorts: April 27, 2017
6th-Graders 8-1 in Valley
SELVIG: Entering the twitterverse
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Port: Former Lt. Governor Drew Wrigley being promoted to Trump administration for second appointment as U.S. Attorney
Letter to the editor: State Mill profit-sharing should be kept
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Port: That wasn’t slut shaming, and we need to talk about this double standard for female victims
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
Kim A. Whipple
Rev. Daniel W. Jeske
Jerry F. Bohnsack
Leah J. Mitchell
Bismarck Wind Ensemble concludes Performing Arts Series
‘Four Weddings and an Elvis’ is 2nd Act’s next production
SENIOR MENU, ACTIVITIES WEEK MAY 1-5
Update: Fighting cancer through dance Father/Daughter/Grandfather Dance to be held May 5 at JHS
Volunteer Day set at SDA campus
Community calendar of events for April 27, 2017
Community calendar of events for Aptil 26, 2017
JHS students place in competition
JRHS to meet Monday
Car Club to meet tonight
Darrell and Emmy Roorda
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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,...
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