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So they meet again: US, Canada again face off for women's hockey gold
Louisville basketball will vacate 2013 men's title as NCAA upholds ruling
How a not-very-good skier ended up skiing at the Olympics
US men's hockey advances to quarterfinals with win over Slovakia
NO TOMORROW: M-P-B back into Region 3 semifinals
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Tucker J. Gumke
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
James River Aerie to host party
Nauta speaks at Lions meeting
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February 9, 2018
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
April 28, 2017
Wrong to blame victim in sex assault case
The trial of James Whalen came to a close Monday, but not before Whalen and his attorney committed one more inappropriate act. When Whalen was a Grand Forks Central teacher, he had sex multiple times with a student who was 16 and 17 at the time. The encounters allegedly occurred in...
April 28, 2017 - 6:31am
March 31, 2017
Jamestown’s role as a hub undeniable
Jamestown’s role as a hub of business and services for the region is undeniable. A lot of things have combined to make Jamestown a hub for the surrounding region. Some have been the result of hard work. Others have just been handed to us to utilize.Jamestown received the mainline...
March 31, 2017 - 6:39am
February 24, 2017
Pipeline firm should pay public safety costs
The state of North Dakota’s costs in providing law enforcement support to handle the perpetual protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline are, at latest estimate, at least $29 million. That’s a lot of money for a state that is staring at deep budget cuts to the services it provides...
February 24, 2017 - 7:22am
January 4, 2017
ND’s efficiency/access tradeoff hinders Grand Forks
Lloyd Omdahl's column in Monday's Grand Forks Herald (and Jamestown Sun) doesn't mention Fargo. But Grand Forks readers ought to see that word when they read between the lines. Omdahl's column is a terrific complement to Herald staff writer Sam Easter's story from last week, "Great...
January 4, 2017 - 7:28am