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U.S. lawmakers worry about Sept. 11 law, day after rejecting veto
N.J. crash witnesses describe bloody scene
Hettinger, N.D., man killed in rollover near Gladstone, ND
State budget still on track for negative ending balance, even after budget cuts and fund transfers
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Jimmies earn sweep in Aberdeen
UJ men move up to second
Comets hand Jimmies first fall loss
KEEPING PACE: Jamestown plays to draw with Bismarck
Letter to the editor: Funding already exists for anti-tobacco programs
How Measure 4 would affect low-income smokers
Letter to the editor: Jamestown could learn from VC’s recycling center’s operation
Letter to the editor: Proposal raises questions on water project
Measure 4 is an end-around on ND's legislative process
Julie Ann "Merna" VenHuizen
Helena Flemmer Jeske
Trillium kicks off UJ’s Performing Arts Series
Great Stories of the Great Plains: 1903 Jamestown crowd nearly lynches police officer
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The fantastic flight of the monarch butterfly
Simplified French onion soup recipe is perfect for home cooks
Community calendar of events for Sept. 28, 2016
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Parent-teacher conferences set
Marion native receives MSUAA's Golden Award
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Media, officials: New Jersey train crash kills three, injures more than 100
April 6, 2013
In first for Mormon conference, woman leads prayer
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- For the first time in the event's 183-year history, a woman led a prayer Saturday at the semiannual gathering of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Jean A.
April 6, 2013 - 11:00pm
January 25, 2013
Sign up for winter BOW
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program has a few openings available for a one-day winter workshop Jan. 26 at Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge, Lake Darling, and a three-day workshop Feb. 22, 23 and 24 at Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau. A...
January 25, 2013 - 7:09am
July 28, 2012
Conference for women planned
The first annual Women In Leadership Development conference will be held on Sept. 21 and 22 at the North Dakota Farmers Union State Office in Jamestown. The conference is open to all women. The event is designed to empower women to become more involved in their communities and organizations....
July 28, 2012 - 6:59am
July 19, 2012
Letter to the editor: More women should be serving on N.D. boards
Buried in my paper files is the date the North Dakota Legislature passed the mandated gender-balance bill requiring boards and commissions appointed by the governor to be gender-balanced. It was sometime in the late 1980s, when we still had paper files.
July 19, 2012 - 7:20am
July 16, 2012
Report seeks greater support for ND women
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- An analyst says North Dakota should try harder to recruit women to run for state offices and the Legislature, and to serve on state boards and commissions. Linda Wurtz says North Dakota would get economic and public policy benefits from having women in a more...
July 16, 2012 - 11:03am
Women's group has strong roots in N.D.
FARGO -- North Dakota may be a considered conservative in the ballot boxes, but when it comes to leading the way for equality, the state has consistently moved forward. The League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley remains both a strong advocate and educator on issues of voting...
July 16, 2012 - 7:37am
July 6, 2012
Still accepting registrations for BOW
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is still accepting registrations for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshops in 2012. The annual summer workshop is Aug. 10-12 at Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau. Participants may take several programs including archery, canoeing, introduction...
July 6, 2012 - 6:16am
March 31, 2012
ND sees big gain in women-owned businesses
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- The number of North Dakota businesses owned by women has grown by more than 48 percent since 1997, according to a recent report. The Grand Forks Herald reports that an American Express analysis of Census Bureau data shows there are now an estimated 18,400...
March 31, 2012 - 9:00pm
February 9, 2012
Sources: Pentagon rules shift on women in combat
LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pentagon rules are catching up a bit with reality after a decade when women in the U.S. military have served, fought and died on the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan. On Thursday, the Pentagon is recommending to Congress...
February 9, 2012 - 11:30am
January 13, 2012
Winter BOW event has openings
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program has openings for one-day winter workshops Jan. 26-27 at Cross Ranch State Park, Center, and Feb. 24-25 and 26 at Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau. Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are offered at...
January 13, 2012 - 6:26am
December 5, 2011
Women Veterans group helps female veterans
One Jamestown resident is involved with several veterans groups like the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Disabled American Veterans. But despite all those meetings and discussions, Ann Murchie said she usually hesitated to talk about one issue from her military service:...
December 5, 2011 - 6:24am
August 12, 2011
Widows' retreat planned for September
For women who have lost their husbands, sharing stories in a safe, supportive environment can be vital to the grieving process. The Jamestown Area Grief Support Team (JAGST) will offer a retreat for widows Sept. 16-18 at the Maryvale Retreat Center, Valley City, where the women will...
August 12, 2011 - 7:22am
August 5, 2011
St. Paul's UMW plan several events
Here are the upcoming events of St. Paul's United Methodist Women: St. Paul's members are delivering Meals on Wheels for weekends in August. The sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board. Many have also been helping with ushering and greeting on Sunday morning. Members are gathering...
August 5, 2011 - 7:53am
April 20, 2011
'Becoming an Outdoors-Woman' program announces 2011 schedule
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program has scheduled four outdoor workshops in 2011. A mini-workshop will be held June 3-5 at Turtle River State Park, Arvilla. Course offerings include archery, birding, campfire cooking, GPS, mountain biking,...
April 20, 2011 - 4:55pm
February 1, 2011
JC men jump into poll ahead of big showdown
All four teams that step on the court on Friday night at the Civic Center will be ranked. Following road wins over Minot State and Dickinson State last week, the Dakota Athletic Conference-leading Jamestown College men jumped back into the NAIA top 25 at No. 21 this week. The Jimmies...
February 1, 2011 - 9:28am