The Jamestown hands out these bravos this week:

  • Bravo to the North Dakota State University Bison for its 28-20 win against James Madison for the NCAA Division I FCS championship on Jan. 11. The victory was the eighth championship for the Bison out of the past nine FCS championships.
  • Bravo to the donors who helped the Salvation Army reach its Red Kettle Campaign goal - and surpass it. Recent donations, including one for $40,000, pushed the Salvation Army over its goal of $139,000 to $156,000. But all donations help the Salvation Army reach its goal. The annual drive is crucial for the Salvation Army to provide services throughout the year.
  • Bravo to Kameron Selvig, a former all-state setter for the Blue Jay volleyball program, who was named the 2019-20 Gatorade Player of the Year this week. Selvig is the second Blue Jay athlete in school history to earn the title. Selvig was also named the 2019 Co-Senior Athlete of the Year at the conclusion of the 2019 state volleyball tournament.
  • Bravo to Daily Bread-Jamestown, for rescuing 31,000 pounds of food in 2019, an increase of 5,000 pounds over the previous year. Drop-off locations for the food are located at First United Methodist Church, Jamestown public schools, James River Senior Citizens Center, St. John’s Lutheran Church, the Gardenette and the James House.

Editorials are the opinion of Jamestown Sun management and the newspaper’s editorial board.

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