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Sports Shorts: July 16
Ruthless Djokovic outplays Anderson to end title drought
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
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Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
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Even in dark times, hang on to hope
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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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Ride to Silence the Stigma
A storm was ruining this beach wedding. Then a total stranger made the bride an offer.
It's a classic
Community calendar of events for July 14, 2018
Midnight Riders helped organize ride
Births for June 27, 2018
Births for June 21, 2018
July 2, 2018
Sports Shorts: July 3
Hillcrest men's day winners Mike Jarland stroked the closest second shot on Hole 6 (10 feet, 3 inches) during men's day activities at Jamestown's Hillcrest Golf Course on June 28. Closest to the pin winners were: Dave Nelson, Hole 7 (4-3); Bob Naslund, Hole 8 (3-11.5) and Hole 17...
July 2, 2018 - 5:51pm
50-MILE MARATHONER: UJ's Wagner competes in Black Hills 100
Long-distance runner Dakota Wagner hasn't allowed his asthma to stop him from running the longest races humans can endure. The former Jamestown...
July 2, 2018 - 2:10pm
June 28, 2018
Sport Shorts: June 29
Blue Jay Scramble set for June 30 The annual Blue Jay Scramble is scheduled for June 30 at Hillcrest Golf Course. Cost for the four-person scramble is $50 per player, which includes green fees, mulligans, prizes and lunch. A shotgun start set for 9:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit Jamestown...
June 28, 2018 - 8:56pm
June 26, 2018
BATTER UP: New batting cages in the works at Jack Brown Stadium
Those who look after storied Jack Brown Stadium pride themselves in preserving Jamestown's piece of baseball heaven. One year after 284 individual...
June 26, 2018 - 3:42pm
June 25, 2018
MEN'S SERVE: UJ adding men’s volleyball in spring of 2020
University of Jamestown women's volleyball coach Jon Hegerle is embracing men's volleyball on campus. The local university publicly announced...
June 25, 2018 - 5:25pm
June 21, 2018
Sports Shorts: June 22
Kuehl named Jimmies' head coach The University of Jamestown has announced that Megan Kuehl has been named men's and women's track and field head coach. Coach Kuehl served as women's track and field coach this past season, leading the Jimmies to the 2018 North Star Athletic Association...
June 21, 2018 - 10:23pm
June 19, 2018
DREAM COME TRUE: Irey signs professional contract with RedHawks
Quinn Irey had quite the professional baseball debut last Saturday night for the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks. Seven hours after signing his professional...
June 19, 2018 - 6:24pm
June 17, 2018
Bollinger, Roesler, Carr, Berry inducted into N.D. Sports Hall of Fame
JAMESTOWN, N.D.—Former NFL quarterback Brooks Bollinger lauded Fargo track star Laura Roesler's toughness Saturday, June 16, during the...
June 17, 2018 - 2:41am
June 13, 2018
MSU's Berry to be inducted into N.D. Sports Hall of Fame
Mayville State University baseball coach Scott Berry has had one heck of a classroom over the past 37 years and counting. The place is now named...
June 13, 2018 - 5:24pm
June 7, 2018
Sport Shorts: June 8
Jimmie baseball finishes 21st University of Jamestown baseball finished 21st in the last NAIA Coaches' top 25 poll of the spring. The Jimmies finished 45-11 and lost in the NAIA national championship opening round, falling one win shy of the NAIA World Series.
June 7, 2018 - 6:49pm
June 6, 2018
Sport Shorts: June 7
Hillcrest Ladies' Day winners Hillcrest Ladies' Day event winners for June 5 were as follows: Karen Olson was closest to the pin on Hole 2 (16 feet, 7 inches), Alice Williams was the door prize winner and Yvonne Fuglestad had the longest drive on No. 12 and was the mystery game winner....
June 6, 2018 - 10:35pm
June 5, 2018
REMEMBERING JIM: Jamestown sports community mourns loss of No. 1 fan
When local sports super fan Jim Christ wasn't giving a member of the Jamestown Officials Association a hard time from the sideline, there was...
June 5, 2018 - 10:39pm
June 1, 2018
Jimmies' Keller, Miska named All-American
Emma Keller became the first University of Jamestown softball player in program history to receive All-American honors. The Poulsbo, Wash. native...
June 1, 2018 - 9:52pm
May 30, 2018
Sports Shorts: May 31
Jimmie softball scholar athletes University of Jamestown softball had five athletes named 2018 Daktronics-NAIA scholar-athletes. The Jimmies' Emma Keller, Katlyn Buethner, Kelly Halverson, Meghan Ramage and Miriah Yoder were all awarded the distinction. Keller is a senior from Port...
May 30, 2018 - 6:04pm
Walmart to offer employees a college education for $1 a day
Walmart, the country's largest private employer, announced Wednesday that it will pay for its workers to go back to school - as long as they...
May 30, 2018 - 2:14pm