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US sanctions 17 Saudis allegedly involved in killing of journalist Khashoggi
A minivan was towed to a city lot in Milwaukee. The next morning, workers found a crying 4-year-old inside.
Rare two-headed snake found in Virginia has died
Fargo man sentenced on manslaughter, terrorizing charges for fatal fight
nation and world
No. 10 Kentucky rolls past UND as team has now beat teams from every state
Sports Shorts: Optimist athletes, Entzi signs
Purintun surpasses 1,000 in win over VCSU
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
Wolves' Taylor glad to put Butler drama behind him, confident in Thibodeau
Drenth’s painting in ‘Small Wonders’ exhibit
Voters right to reject pot measure
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Letter to the editor: ‘Idiotic liberalism’ preferable to ‘Trumpistan’
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
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Arlys Rae Kuhn
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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Don’t forget where you come from: JHS theater to perform psychology comedy
Bull riding finals here
Calendar for Nov. 15, 2018
‘No one should go hungry’
Births for Nov. 14, 2018
Births for Nov. 7, 2018
Richard & Bea Brown
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
October 27, 2018
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 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
June 11, 2018
A wake-up call for new approaches to suicide prevention
This editorial appeared in Monday's, June 11, Washington Post. Days after the suicide of renowned fashion designer Kate Spade, chef and world-traveling TV storyteller Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, another apparent suicide. Spade was 55, Bourdain was 61,...
June 11, 2018 - 7:49am
May 9, 2018
Commentary: I went back to the man who hit me. Why?
It's been a quarter-century, and I can still hear clearly the sound of my voice that night. It wavered with a plaintive, childish note as I spoke...
May 9, 2018 - 11:23pm
Their View: The U.S. Air Force's big enemy is its empty cockpits
The following editorial is from Bloomberg View. In late 2016, the Air Force realized it was facing a shortage of about 700 fighter pilots....
February 9, 2018 - 10:16am
November 16, 2017
Editorial headline corrected
The wrong headline was placed on the editorial on page A4 in Wednesday’s Sun. The correct headline is “Pinkwashing has its benefits.”
November 16, 2017 - 6:54am
October 6, 2017
Herald editorial: Leadership flaws are the chief concern with chancellor
Let's assume North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott did not fire Vice Chancellor Lisa Feldner just to insert a fellow Navy veteran...
October 6, 2017 - 7:48am
September 23, 2017
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Agriculturalists have only a few areas of universal agreement. We all like cooperative weather. We all dislike food waste. We all believe that nothing is more important than farm safety. The short list also includes, or should include, strong support for public-sector funding of...
September 23, 2017 - 8:08am
September 16, 2017
Hey, Amazon: How about North Dakota?
Jeff Bezos, who founded Amazon in 1994 and turned it into the retail giant it is today, is looking for a new company home. Bezos calls it HQ2....
September 16, 2017 - 10:47am
September 10, 2017
Weed presents a dangerous foe, must-win battle
Weeds have been a problem since crops were first cultivated. Farmers, on the front lines of the age-old battle, know all too well that weeds...
September 10, 2017 - 6:44pm
August 11, 2017
‘Klobuchar for president’ a possibility
Amy Klobuchar for president? As far as we know, she hasn't yet said that publicly. But others are swirling the political waters for her, making for interesting conversation in Minnesota and beyond.
August 11, 2017 - 6:55am
May 26, 2017
Courthouse opening a historic event
Saturday is a historic day for a historic building. The 1883 Stutsman County Courthouse opens to the public for the season, a long-awaited moment for Jamestown and the State Historical Society. It’s a beautiful building that has many stories to share with visitors.
May 26, 2017 - 7:19am
May 20, 2017
Bravo to Honor Flight
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
May 20, 2017 - 6:59am
May 5, 2017
Reunite Minnesotans with their money
It happens. A checking account hardly gets used. A tax refund goes undelivered because someone moves. A deposit is paid and then is forgotten about. At least one in every 20 Minnesotans has unclaimed property, according to a state estimate. In other words, we have money out there;...
May 5, 2017 - 6:58am
May 3, 2017
Wave goodbye to elephants, please
After years of battling pushback, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in 2015 vowed to get rid of all elephants in its traveling act. By next year, the elephants will be removed from the act and be moved to a conservation center near Orlando, Florida. The decision was...
May 3, 2017 - 7:05am