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Lincoln carolers at Bank Forward
North Dakota federal judge to go into semi-retirement next year
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
North Dakota man faces negligent homicide charges following crash
Number of women in North Dakota Legislature follows national upward trend
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Klieman contract worth $16.9 million plus perks, bonuses
WATCH: Coach Chris Klieman hosts his introductory press conference at Kansas State
Eagles QB Wentz likely to miss Rams game, possibly more
DOMINANT AT MEYER: Blue Jays win second home game
Defense leads Sabers over Jays
Rob Port: North Dakota has seen a significant drop in student loan debt loads
Port: Legislative pettiness leads to marginalization of Burgum’s conservative budget
Rob Port: Governor Burgum, Senator-elect Cramer tell NDGOP in letter not to give up open primary
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
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Randall L. Barnes
Jerome A. Arneson
Evan Laurence Kostick
Deloris A. "Toots" Rogers
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
New animals for Frontier Village
Auxiliary holding pie and coffee fundraiser
Auxiliary holding pie and coffee fundraiser
Community calendar of events for Dec. 12 2018
Births for Dec. 4, 2018
Lucille FernKay Risser
December 8, 2018
Bravo to Skeel induction
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Charlie Skeel of Jamestown, who was recently inducted into the North Dakota Hockey Hall of Fame. Skeel, chosen by the North Dakota Amateur Hockey Association, was honored for his years of dedication to youth hockey. Skeel,...
December 8, 2018 - 7:11am
December 5, 2018
Support Red Kettle Campaign
Supporting the Red Kettle Campaign this holiday season will help the community by ensuring Jamestown Salvation Army programs and support are available to people and families in need. The Red Kettle Campaign runs through Dec. 24. Volunteer bell ringers are still needed for two-hour...
December 5, 2018 - 7:20am
McFeely: NDSU grad will make history in Congress
FARGO — Trying to interview Ilhan Omar is like trying to interview a rock star. Emails are sent. Contacts are contacted. Friends are asked for favors. And the reply is always the same: "We have about 80 interview requests right now, but we will check to see if we can add you to...
December 5, 2018 - 6:51am
November 24, 2018
Bravo to dinner volunteers
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the volunteers and organizers of the Community Thanksgiving Dinner. The 28th annual event, held at Concordia Lutheran Church, is a tradition for many who come not only for the food but the fellowship as well. *Bravo to...
November 24, 2018 - 7:08am
November 21, 2018
Many things to be thankful for
Thanksgiving is an American holiday that transcends differences in geography, faith and politics. Whether celebrated in the purest traditional sense or in any number of ways that families make their own tradition -- the meaning is still about giving thanks and being together.
November 21, 2018 - 7:08am
November 15, 2018
Voters right to reject pot measure
North Dakota’s conservatism not only showed at the top of the ticket during Tuesday’s midterm election, but it also was very apparent in the great margin by which a marijuana-related vote lost.
November 15, 2018 - 7:21am
November 10, 2018
Bravo to those who voted
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to veterans of the U.S. military. During times of war and peace, they have put aside family and home to guarantee the safety and freedom of Americans. Sunday is Veterans Day, which will also be observed on Monday in many...
November 10, 2018 - 6:40am
November 8, 2018
A letter to inappropriate educators
A letter to any educator who has inappropriately interacted with a student, or to anyone headed down that path: Think about what you’re doing. Think about the lives you’re ruining — your own as well as that of the victim. And we say “victim” because that’s what the young...
November 8, 2018 - 7:14am
November 7, 2018
Vigilance may be too high a price
“Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty” and “those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must undergo the fatigue of supporting it.” Those who tasted the bitterness of the Revolutionary War and the challenges of saving a democratic republic said it well. But it...
November 7, 2018 - 6:59am
November 6, 2018
Today is Election Day, and it's time to cast your ballot if you haven't already done so. Four state measures will be decided today: whether to legalize recreational marijuana, create an ethics commission, specify that only a U.S. citizen may vote in elections and whether voluntary...
November 6, 2018 - 6:56am
November 3, 2018
Bravo to Ford, Huber for capturing state titles
*Bravo to Cara Prescott, owner of Don House of Flowers in Jamestown, for holding Petal It Forward here this week. Florists in more than 400 U.S. cities took part in the event, where they and/or their volunteers handed out bouquets of flowers randomly to people. Each person was given...
November 3, 2018 - 7:19am
November 1, 2018
Vote yes on County Measure 1
One of the first things people do when they need the help of firefighters, law enforcement or emergency medical personnel is dial 911. Now, the 911 system and the Stutsman County Communications Center need the public's help to vote yes on County Measure No. 1. The measure, if approved,...
November 1, 2018 - 6:46am
October 27, 2018
Bravo to candidates for sharing views
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Stacy Schaffer, who received the University of Mary Bell Banner Award. The award honors alumni for "modeling the values of respect, hospitality, moderation, service, community and prayer." Schaffer, who grew up in Wishek,...
October 27, 2018 - 7:09am
Our choices for North Dakota attorney general, secretary of state, ag post, PSC, Supreme Court
North Dakota state government is well managed and its statewide officeholders reflect the views of residents, who prefer a government that is...
October 27, 2018 - 6:00am
October 24, 2018
Recycling program moves forward with location change
Recycling in Jamestown has taken another step forward with the new location for the recycling program operator. That's not only good for the business, but also good for Jamestown. The new recycling center, the former Coca-Cola plant here in Jamestown, offers the company more space...
October 24, 2018 - 7:08am