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GOP 'dominance' complete in North Dakota with Cramer's win
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Bismarck Century wins fourth straight volleyball title
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Veeder: A song for a new season
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
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
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Keep the plant that makes a difference
Lebaron wins Dual in the Dirt
Community calendar of events for Nov. 17, 2018
Salvation Army kicks off Kettle Campaign
Community Thanksgiving Dinner set
Births for Nov. 14, 2018
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Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
November 15, 2018
Voters right to reject pot measure
North Dakota’s conservatism not only showed at the top of the ticket during Tuesday’s midterm election, but it also was very apparent in the great margin by which a marijuana-related vote lost.
November 15, 2018 - 7:21am
November 10, 2018
Bravo to those who voted
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to veterans of the U.S. military. During times of war and peace, they have put aside family and home to guarantee the safety and freedom of Americans. Sunday is Veterans Day, which will also be observed on Monday in many...
November 10, 2018 - 6:40am
November 8, 2018
A letter to inappropriate educators
A letter to any educator who has inappropriately interacted with a student, or to anyone headed down that path: Think about what you’re doing. Think about the lives you’re ruining — your own as well as that of the victim. And we say “victim” because that’s what the young...
November 8, 2018 - 7:14am
November 7, 2018
Vigilance may be too high a price
“Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty” and “those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must undergo the fatigue of supporting it.” Those who tasted the bitterness of the Revolutionary War and the challenges of saving a democratic republic said it well. But it...
November 7, 2018 - 6:59am
November 6, 2018
Today is Election Day, and it's time to cast your ballot if you haven't already done so. Four state measures will be decided today: whether to legalize recreational marijuana, create an ethics commission, specify that only a U.S. citizen may vote in elections and whether voluntary...
November 6, 2018 - 6:56am
November 3, 2018
Bravo to Ford, Huber for capturing state titles
*Bravo to Cara Prescott, owner of Don House of Flowers in Jamestown, for holding Petal It Forward here this week. Florists in more than 400 U.S. cities took part in the event, where they and/or their volunteers handed out bouquets of flowers randomly to people. Each person was given...
November 3, 2018 - 7:19am
November 1, 2018
Vote yes on County Measure 1
One of the first things people do when they need the help of firefighters, law enforcement or emergency medical personnel is dial 911. Now, the 911 system and the Stutsman County Communications Center need the public's help to vote yes on County Measure No. 1. The measure, if approved,...
November 1, 2018 - 6:46am
October 27, 2018
Bravo to candidates for sharing views
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Stacy Schaffer, who received the University of Mary Bell Banner Award. The award honors alumni for "modeling the values of respect, hospitality, moderation, service, community and prayer." Schaffer, who grew up in Wishek,...
October 27, 2018 - 7:09am
Our choices for North Dakota attorney general, secretary of state, ag post, PSC, Supreme Court
North Dakota state government is well managed and its statewide officeholders reflect the views of residents, who prefer a government that is...
October 27, 2018 - 6:00am
October 24, 2018
Recycling program moves forward with location change
Recycling in Jamestown has taken another step forward with the new location for the recycling program operator. That's not only good for the business, but also good for Jamestown. The new recycling center, the former Coca-Cola plant here in Jamestown, offers the company more space...
October 24, 2018 - 7:08am
October 20, 2018
ND voters should support Cramer for Senate, Armstrong for House
Kevin Cramer should follow the advice of wise carpenters, who say you should measure twice and cut once. In the case of a politician, the corollary...
October 20, 2018 - 10:00pm
Bravo to donors to Coats for Kids
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the Pride of Dakota Harvest Showcase returning to Jamestown this weekend. The event featuring Pride of Dakota member companies is at the Jamestown Civic Center on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to...
October 20, 2018 - 7:13am
October 19, 2018
Voters, go do your civic duty
A comprehensive chart designed to show the nation’s counties with the highest and lowest voter turnout in 2016 shows Minnesota is home to the nation’s most diligent and dedicated voters. Nearly 70 percent of the voting age residents of Minnesota went to the polls during the last...
October 19, 2018 - 6:55am
October 14, 2018
Forum Communications editorial: Vote no on ND Measure 1, 2, 3; yes on Measure 4
North Dakota voters face a slate of wrongheaded ballot measures in the Nov. 6 election. Voters should reject measures 1, 2 and 3, but Measure...
October 14, 2018 - 6:50am
October 13, 2018
Bravo to Hill, award recipient
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week:
October 13, 2018 - 6:42am