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Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
Diesel fuel, canola oil spill into river valley along I-29 after semi crash
ND arsonist begged to go back to prison to get mental health treatment
ND man pleads guilty to July gas station shooting
Fargo cops getting more license plate scanners for squad cars
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Hot 3-point shooting sparks UND to men's basketball win over NDSU
Magic end 7-game slide with stunner over Timberwolves
Vikings' Mike Zimmer says defense needs to play better against Eagles
Vikings say there is no curse. Miraculous play has players feeling like team of destiny
Chaves marks new chapter for UND
Commentary: Former NDGOP chairman Gary Emineth considering U.S. Senate run
Letter to the editor: Dreams destroyed or dreams coming true?
Letter to the editor: Criticisms about Trump are nothing new
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Letter to the editor: Remember this about the privilege of living in the U.S.
Dianne G. Scott
Phyllis Eileen Bush
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
Freeberg speaks on JAGST at Kiwanis
Germans from Russia group to meet
Roaming Buffalo plans to meet
American Legion Auxiliary to meet
Elkettes hold meeting
MARRIAGE LICENSES for Jan. 13, 2018
Births for Jan. 8, 2018
November 19, 2017
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
The evening grosbeak is often a spoiler and always a thrill — a spoiler because it is always keenly anticipated but seldom shows up, and...
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
November 14, 2017
Parks and Rec to drop job category
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission will likely eliminate one job category at its December meeting. On Monday the commission heard an update from Doug Hogan, Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department director, on proposed changes to the department’s employee handbook....
November 14, 2017 - 7:08am
November 7, 2017
TRAC student programs growing
Members of the Jamestown Public School Board heard about the growing opportunities in a new partnership with the Two Rivers Activity Center on Monday. Amy Walters, TRAC manager, provided the School Board with a report on the school district partnership since TRAC opened on Sept. 5....
November 7, 2017 - 6:51am
November 5, 2017
Rusty blackbirds seem to be regulars
Ten rusty blackbirds dropped into our backyard last week. This was not a surprise, exactly, but it wasn't anticipated. Seeing a rusty blackbird...
November 5, 2017 - 8:58pm
October 29, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Harbingers of winter show up here
The American tree sparrow is misnamed and misplaced. It is an American bird, sure enough, and it is a sparrow. But the American tree sparrow...
October 29, 2017 - 6:19am
October 10, 2017
Parks and Rec approves new batting cage
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission will secure a loan on behalf of the Frontier League Fastpitch, the youth fastpitch softball league in Jamestown, to fund a new batting cage.
October 10, 2017 - 6:59am
October 8, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Inconsistency marks the northern flicker
If you want to see a flicker, look on the ground and look soon. Flickers are moving south. The flicker is a species of woodpecker, but no matter....
October 8, 2017 - 6:14am
October 3, 2017
Grant applications sought for outdoor recreation projects
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department is seeking applications for the Land and Water Conservation Fund for 2018 project. The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department received about $845,281 in federal grants fund that are available for outdoor recreation projects through...
October 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
October 1, 2017
Always in Season: The fall sparrow season arrives in the valley
A fox sparrow showed up in Grand Forks on the first day of fall. Dave Lambeth, dean of local birders, shared this happy news. Among birders,...
October 1, 2017 - 4:55pm
September 24, 2017
Always in Season: Teal take off ahead of hunters
Duck season opened Saturday, Sept. 16, in North Dakota and Minnesota, although nonresidents will have to wait a week before they can hunt waterfowl...
September 24, 2017 - 3:48pm
September 6, 2017
TRAC is open
The Two Rivers Activity Center opened for business on Tuesday. The center houses an indoor aquatic center that includes two water slide, a three-lane lap-swimming pool, a lazy river and a smaller pool area for swimming lessons and aquatic exercise classes. The center also includes...
September 6, 2017 - 10:31am
Committee considers reservoir dredging, campground expansion
The Stutsman County Park Board approved forming two committees Tue
September 6, 2017 - 6:51am
September 3, 2017
Always in Season: Migration central to all bird life
Not all birds migrate, and those that do don't all migrate in the same way. Yet migration is a central fact in the life of many birds —...
September 3, 2017 - 3:12pm
August 26, 2017
Waxwing salvages eclipse experience
The cedar waxwing is always a welcome bird, and never more so than at noon Monday of last week. That was Solar Eclipse Day, and Suezette and...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01pm
‘IT TOOK A DECADE Community dedicates Hansen Arts Park, opens ArtSpark celebration
Jo-Ida Hansen grew up in Jamestown and so did her parents, Gordon and Charlotte Hansen.
August 26, 2017 - 6:54am