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The eerie song of Antarctica - melting
South Dakota mayor and state lawmaker dies at 75
Three-way race for ND secretary of state features two 'independent' Republicans, one Democrat
New footage appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
Trump uses 'Pocahontas' as a slur. Here's her sad history.
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For NHL goalies, league's new pad restrictions are a real pain
Bison football team travels to South Dakota this week. Here's a look at NDSU's season so far.
Jimmies, Bulldogs draw in women's soccer
Mahomes tosses 4 TD passes as Chiefs blast Bengals
Vikings QB Cousins keeps fumble streak alive, but this one worked out OK
Commentary: Poll: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 16 points
Commentary: Voting is easy for Native Americans in North Dakota…says Senator Heidi Heitkamp?
Commentary: Let's talk manpower
Some things are worth saving
Commentary: Heitkamp has yet to answer serious questions about campaign ad victimizing sexual assault survivors
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James "Jim" Hastings
Elizabeth L. "Betty" (Jager) Van Steenvoort
Janet Mary Frishman
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 Oct. 22, 2018
Staying in contact: Older worker stays in touch with people through the job
Staying bright and helping others: Volunteer says helping the community keeps her active
Calendar for Oct. 20, 2018
Little Free Library founder dies, Wisconsin man believed books could make better neighborhoods
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
Births for Oct. 18, 2018
Jerry and Pat Sova
Jamestown grocers said the lines at the service counters were a lot longer this weekend with record jackpot lottery sales. With no winner in...
7 hours 8 min ago
October 21, 2018
Your clothes could be made in the USA again
Europeans and Americans have grown used to buying clothes made in Asian countries. But apparel-industry sourcing executives are sure that's changing:...
19 hours 31 min ago
Pride of Dakota Harvest Showcase
Three women chat with a clerk at the Berry Dakota booth Sunday during the Pride of Dakota Harvest Showcase event at the Jamestown Civic Center....
October 21, 2018 - 2:12pm
October 19, 2018
Landlords get creative redeveloping large retail amid national sales slump
BISMARCK — Kasha Nels made a quick Kmart run Friday, Oct. 19, before picking her kids up from school. They're out of toilet paper. Proximity...
October 19, 2018 - 7:32pm
October 18, 2018
Mega Millions and Powerball manipulated the odds to create monster jackpots
They don't buy lottery tickets. Not habitually, anyway. But the jackpot chasers typically emerge when they see the Mega Millions prize tick up...
October 18, 2018 - 7:08am
October 15, 2018
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
Sears, the one-time titan of American retail, filed for bankruptcy ahead of a $134 million debt payment due Monday and announced that it will...
October 15, 2018 - 6:44am
October 11, 2018
Sears could finally be nearing bankruptcy after years of decline
Sears, the fallen iconic American retailer, has reportedly hired an advisory firm to prepare a bankruptcy filing.
October 11, 2018 - 7:58am
October 4, 2018
Barnes & Noble soars on hopes going private could mean faster changes
Barnes & Noble Inc., facing management upheaval and shrinking revenue, buoyed shareholders' spirits with news it's weighing acquisition interest...
October 4, 2018 - 10:38am
October 3, 2018
After closing its doors, Toys R Us might be making a comeback
Toys R Us was dead, but it might not stay that way. Although the company closed all its U.S. stores in June as part of its bankruptcy liquidation...
October 3, 2018 - 10:49am
October 2, 2018
Amazon boosts minimum wage to $15 for all workers following criticism
Amazon.com announced Tuesday that it will raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour for all employees, a move that comes after the tech giant faced...
October 2, 2018 - 5:00pm
Toys 'R' Us lenders plan brand revival
The same Toys "R" Us lenders that have been taking heat for their role in the decision to liquidate the company in March are now working on bringing...
October 2, 2018 - 11:30am
September 29, 2018
Bokusky new stylist at Northern Roots Salon
Holly Bokusky has started her booth rental business as a stylist at Northern Roots Salon in Jamestown. Bokusky has 14 years of experience in...
September 29, 2018 - 7:04am
September 28, 2018
US consumer spending cools; inflation stays near Fed goal
U.S. consumer spending rose in August at the slowest pace in six months, moderating from more robust readings on the biggest part of the economy....
September 28, 2018 - 12:20pm
September 23, 2018
Commentary: Why we're choking on Amazon cardboard
In the courtyard of my apartment building in Berlin, one of the eight containers for various kinds of garbage (Germans are fanatical about trash...
September 23, 2018 - 8:30am
September 18, 2018
Retail sales down
Retail taxable sales and purchases in Jamestown dropped in the second quarter of 2018 to the lowest level since 2015, according to the North Dakota Office of State Tax Commissioner. Businesses reported second quarter retail sales and purchases at $35.7 million. This was a decline...
September 18, 2018 - 6:47am