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March 16, 2019
Check out the NAIA tournament
The NAIA Women's Wrestling National Invitational Tournament opens today at the University of Jamestown. Welcome wrestlers, coaches and those who are visiting Jamestown for the first-time event. The UJ staff and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics approved moving...
March 16, 2019 - 7:13am
Bravo to Blue Jay boys basketball team
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Bravo to the Jamestown Blue Jays boys basketball team for a perfect season capped by a Class A state championship win, the first for Jamestown High School boys basketball since 1993. And Bravo to Jacoby Lloyd,...
March 16, 2019 - 7:12am
March 9, 2019
Bravo to groups for STEMtastic workshops
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: • Bravo to AAUW, the University of Jamestown and Jamestown Public School District for organizing the fifth Tech Savvy and STEMtastic workshops held Thursday at UJ. About 440 seventh- and eighth-grade students...
March 9, 2019 - 7:13am
March 5, 2019
Senate bill good for ND
Much has been reported in the Herald and other media about a proposal in the Legislature that would designate dollars to boost research at the state’s two largest universities.
March 5, 2019 - 6:55am
March 2, 2019
Bravos to Blue Jay gymnasts
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Jamestown High School students Rachel Schiele and Haley Nelson for capturing state champion titles in the uneven bars and balance beam events, respectively, at the State Gymnastics meet at Jerry Meyer Arena Feb. 23. They...
March 2, 2019 - 7:17am
February 23, 2019
Bravo to Giving Hearts Day donors
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Schaff Angus Valley of St. Anthony, N.D., which has the record highest-selling beef bull of all time. Schaff Angus Valley sold SAV America 2018 on Feb. 9 to Herbster Angus Farms, Fall City, Neb., for $1.51 million.
February 23, 2019 - 6:44am
February 16, 2019
Bravo to JHS athlete
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the unidentified anglers who found and rescued a dog that was on an area lake on Feb. 1. The dog was taken to the James River Humane Society, cared for and later reunited with its owner.
February 16, 2019 - 7:05am
February 14, 2019
Giving Hearts Day important for nonprofits
For many nonprofits, today is crucial. Giving Hearts Day is today and can help those nonprofits provide important services and programming. All donors have to do is go to one online location - givingheartsday.org - choose what to support - and donate. It's a simple way to make a...
February 14, 2019 - 7:14am
February 13, 2019
Sign up for Stutsman Alerts
Summer thunderstorms, tornadoes, winter blizzards and wind chill advisories will occur. After all, this is North Dakota, and all those things are part of the normal of our weather. That is why people should sign up for “Stutsman Alerts powered by Everbridge” to keep informed of...
February 13, 2019 - 6:41am
February 9, 2019
Bravo to Louis L’Amour students
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Boden Skunberg, Jamestown High School junior who surpassed 1,000 career points in boys basketball, making him the sixth Blue Jay to do so. Skunberg reached 1,001 points after scoring a game-high 28 points in defeating Dickinson...
February 9, 2019 - 7:35am
February 8, 2019
Editorial: Two-board path is right way forward
In November we wrote about “a board too far,” playing off “A Bridge Too Far,” a book and later a movie about Allied efforts in Holland during World War II. That editorial came after a task force convened by Gov. Doug Burgum suggested a new approach to governance of the state’s...
February 8, 2019 - 6:54am
February 2, 2019
Bravo to chamber award winners
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week:
February 2, 2019 - 7:09am
January 26, 2019
Bravo to Daily Bread-Jamestown for record food collection
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the Jamestown Police Department for planning a second Jamestown Police Department Citizen’s Academy beginning in March. The academy teaches participants about law enforcement and the courts. Thirteen people participated...
January 26, 2019 - 7:12am
Letter to the Editor: ND needs LGBTQ+ anti-discrimination laws
Our LGBTQ+ youth have had a very hard time surviving North Dakota and many will move to safer states. They will move because they grew up in a state without resources or support, that has told their community for the last 10 years that discrimination doesn’t happen and our stories...
January 26, 2019 - 7:06am
Letter to the Editor: Hockey Day a huge success in Jamestown
The Bismarck Century Hockey Boosters would like to express our sincerest thanks to the Jamestown community, the University of Jamestown, and all of the volunteers and sponsors who made the inaugural Hockey Day North Dakota a huge success.
January 26, 2019 - 7:05am