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May 21, 2019
Three Jamestown High School sophomores were recognized Monday for the school’s top scores in the North Dakota State Assessment, an online test taken by sophomores during April and May. The school overall scored higher than the state average. From left, Cooper Kosel, mathematics; Matthew Staiert, English language arts and literacy; and Majestic Bjerke, who had a perfect score in the essay portion. Tom LaVenture / The Sun
JHS sophomores above average in math and English
23 hours 33 min ago
Student recognition for speech and music were given at Monday’s Jamestown Public School Board meeting. Tom LaVenture / The Sunplay button
Grant to help pedestrian safety at schools
23 hours 38 min ago
Edgeley school awarded grant
23 hours 42 min ago
40 people donate at UJ blood drive
23 hours 43 min ago
May 20, 2019
UND President Mark Kennedy.
Mark Kennedy's vacation time saves state $1,400 per day
May 20, 2019 - 6:15pm
Wolford Public School closed Friday, May 17, 2019. School officials cited a shortage of teachers and budget constraints as the decision to close the school, which had about 40 students and is located about 30 minutes from Rugby, N.D. Submitted photo
'Gut-wrenching,' 'heartbreaking': Wolford Public School closes in northeastern ND
May 20, 2019 - 6:14pm
During lunch period earlier this month at Red Trail Elementary School, kindergarten students, from left, Nixon Neuberger, Beauen Kincaid, Mallory York and Jersery Mathern gather their eating utensils and napkins before sitting down to eat in the school's cafeteria. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota lawmakers look to address disparities in K-12 funding
May 20, 2019 - 8:00am
May 19, 2019
North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott is seen in Grand Forks in 2017. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service
State board member, chancellor split on how to move forward with UND president’s search
May 19, 2019 - 6:00am
UND President Mark Kennedy in his Twamley Hall office. File photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Who’s in and who’s out for a run at UND president?
May 19, 2019 - 6:00am
May 17, 2019
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Gussner students celebrate animals
May 17, 2019 - 8:04am
Gordon Iseminger will be retiring after 57 years at UND. (Photo provided by UND)
Gordon Iseminger, longest serving state employee, to retire from UND after 57 years
May 17, 2019 - 6:10am
May 16, 2019
Sarah Gackle, of Kulm, left, and Kris Piehl, of Marion, are among the 23 member Family Engagement Cabinet that was formed by State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler, of the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction. Submitted photos
Area parents named to Family Engagement Cabinet
May 16, 2019 - 9:04am
Joe Jangula, a retired farmer from Marian, N.D., goes through his math tricks presentation at Jamestown High School on May 8. Tom LaVenture / The Sunplay button
Math tricks with Joe Jangula
May 16, 2019 - 8:19am
Officer Andrew Staska, the school resource officer from the Jamestown Police Department, enjoys donuts and conversation with students of Roosevelt Elementary School on Wednesday, in what Principal Pat Smith said was away to honor Staska’s work in the school district on the occasion of Peace Officers Memorial Day. Tom LaVenture / The Sunplay button
Donuts with Staska
May 16, 2019 - 8:06am
This architects rendering shows the planned UJ Place on the University of Jamestown Campus. Plans call for construction to start this summer and completion of the project by the start of school in the fall of 2020. Courtesy / University of Jamestown
UJ Place: Housing and commercial center planned for campus
May 16, 2019 - 7:08am