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$1.3 million NDSU building dispute with contractor has landed in court
Teachers say Florida shooter's problems started in middle school, and the system tried to help him
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
Fishing tournament brings in many
Man in custody after firing multiple shots inside a Grand Forks home
nation and world
Norway soars to victory in team ski jumping event
Canada crush OAR to set up U.S. showdown
Marvin, Lamoureux score goals to send U.S. to gold-medal game at Olympics
A fist-bump instead of a handshake? Norovirus precautions overtake Olympic tradition
U.S. women's hockey team breezes past Finland, will play for gold
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Commentary: The argument for gun control is myopic and shallow
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Cramer's blind devotion to Trump has clouded his perspective
COMMENTARY: You haven't beaten Heidi Heitkamp yet, Republicans
John F. Lonsky
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
Community calendar of events for Feb. 19, 2018
Pepsi contract is 22 percent of sales
Lincoln James Hanson
Severe Weather Announcements (11)
February 12, 2018
White House budget proposes increase to defense spending, cuts to safety net; federal deficit would remain
WASHINGTON - The White House released a tax and spending plan Monday that would not eliminate the federal budget deficit after 10 years, its...
February 12, 2018 - 12:59pm
February 9, 2018
Government shutdown ends as Trump signs sweeping budget bill
WASHINGTON - Congress moved to end a five-hour government shutdown early Friday morning after the House voted to support a massive bipartisan...
February 9, 2018 - 10:04am
February 6, 2018
House passes another spending patch as top party leaders finalize two-year budget deal
WASHINGTON - The House took an initial step Tuesday toward averting another government shutdown this week, but further progress hung on whether...
February 6, 2018 - 7:50pm
January 22, 2018
Letter to the editor: Quick restoration needed of DACA
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Act, which allows children who entered the U.S. to request permission to remain here for school, university attendance, or work, was terminated in September by the Trump administration. Though not receiving a great deal of attention...
January 22, 2018 - 6:55am
January 18, 2018
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
MANDAN, N.D. — The North Dakota State Board of Agricultural Research and Education has dropped a proposal that would have made counties...
January 18, 2018 - 12:18pm
Divisions over immigration, military dollars threaten to derail government spending bill
WASHINGTON - Bitter divisions in both parties threatened Wednesday to derail Congress's effort to keep the federal government fully operating...
January 18, 2018 - 7:06am
November 20, 2017
Letter to the editor: House tax bill hurts North Dakotans
The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to advance their version of the Republican tax plan. My colleague in the Legislature, state Sen. Kelly Armstrong, recently suggested North Dakotans support this plan (we can assume he meant the House version because the Senate version...
November 20, 2017 - 6:40am
October 26, 2017
House narrowly passes budget, paving way for $1.5 trillion tax cut
WASHINGTON - House Republicans passed budget legislation Thursday morning, narrowly overcoming internal dissension and Democratic opposition...
October 26, 2017 - 10:32am
October 19, 2017
Budget miscalculation: Parks and Rec to cut general fund budget by more than $68,000
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission will have to cut its 2018 general fund spending by more than $68,000 due to a miscalculation in how much the commission could increase the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department’s general fund property tax.
October 19, 2017 - 7:05am
October 5, 2017
House passes 2018 budget, taking a crucial step toward tax overhaul
WASHINGTON - House Republicans passed crucial budget legislation Thursday, setting aside months of intraparty squabbles to set the stage for...
October 5, 2017 - 5:22pm
August 29, 2017
LOOKING FOR $1 MILLION City wants to trim expenses or increase revenue
City wants to trim expenses or increase revenue BY KEITH NORMAN THE JAMESTOWN SUN The Jamestown City Council is looking for about $1 million in spending cuts or revenue increases in its general fund to meet its reserve fund goal at the end of 2018.
August 29, 2017 - 6:40am
August 23, 2017
Trump's threat to shut down government over border wall raises stakes for lawmakers
WASHINGTON - President Trump's threat to "close down our government" unless Democrats agree to fund his proposed border wall instantly raised...
August 23, 2017 - 10:23am
August 17, 2017
Airport Authority approves draft 2018 budget
The Jamestown Regional Airport Authority is asking the Stutsman County Commission for a 3 percent increase in funding to address a funding shortfall for its proposed 2018 budget. The authority approved 5-0 requesting the funding increase from the county and submitted its proposed...
August 17, 2017 - 7:38am
June 20, 2017
Jamestown Public School District releases draft budget
The Jamestown Public School District has a $150,000 deficit with its 2017-18 draft budget to be approved by October. At the School Board meeting...
June 20, 2017 - 2:09pm
June 11, 2017
UND extends buyout deadline
GRAND FORKS — The finalization of a series of University of North Dakota employee buyouts and phase-downs initially scheduled for an early May completion has been pushed back into next month.
June 11, 2017 - 6:15am