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Jamestown officials attend Main Street ND Summit
Court report for March 27, 2017
Two sentenced on felony charges
Sykeston awarded grant for water system
nation and world
DOWN TO THE WIRE: Burros clip Cardinals at state 'B' tourney
Hillsboro-Central Valley holds off late Carrington rally to make Class B boys state title game
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
Hedberg's 3-point shooting vaults Minot Ryan past St. John in Class B boys semifinals
Jimmies take two from Bethesda
Letter to the editor: Come out for the March for Our Lives event
What to look for on plant descriptions
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
Listen to your gut for kindness
An economics class taught me about gender and income inequality
Esther K. Hummel
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
Community calendar of events for March 17, 2018
'His little heart gave out': Boy dies five years after being crushed by tree limb as a toddler
Community calendar of events for March 16, 2018
POWER OF THE GREEN Run benefits Camp Grassick and those battling cancer
Community calendar of events for March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Lake of the Woods Fishing has heated up as March hits the midpoint, Lake of the Woods Tourism reports in this week's update. Electronics are helpful in putting more walleye and saugers on the ice. Some fish are aggressive, while others must be enticed into biting. Most resorts have...
March 15, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 14, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: I can see!
It all started with me contracting viral pneumonia last August. During the five weeks I was on oxygen, the lung specialist sent me to a group of eye specialists—ophthalmologists—to have my eyes examined and make certain the virus hadn't invaded my eyes. (It hadn't!) During...
March 14, 2018 - 10:40pm
March 11, 2018
Snowmobiles, walleyes and fish of a lifetime on Lake of the Woods
OAK ISLAND, Minn. — Something was different about this fish, judging by the red blob that now bubbled on the screen of my Vexilar FL-18...
March 11, 2018 - 7:50am
New Johns Lake produces yet another trophy muskie
BISMARCK — Whether the behemoth muskie Ryan Getz of Bismarck caught while ice fishing on New Johns Lake in Burleigh County is a new state...
March 11, 2018 - 7:15am
March 8, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: Fire problems in the West
Wildfires burned over much of the West last summer and fall, and at one point in Montana alone there were 22 fires burning. The air was so smoky for much of the summer, that Laurie and I spent most of our evenings indoors. In California hundreds of thousands of acres of trees and...
March 8, 2018 - 12:50pm
March 4, 2018
BRAD DOKKEN: Embracing ice and snow on Lake of the Woods
I'm in catch-up mode after a few days out of the office that served up near-perfect weather. Perfect weather by late February and early March...
March 4, 2018 - 6:10am
'Best lake trout day ever': Out among the Apostle Islands, Josh Teigen and friends find lakers of all size
RED CLIFF, Wis. — Already, this February day in the Apostle Islands had provided a lot of lake trout action. Four- and five-pounders, plus...
March 4, 2018 - 6:05am
March 2, 2018
A destruction of Labradors
March 2, 2018 - 7:15am
March 1, 2018
Extremely rare, 'one in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama
ALABASTER, Ala. - Charlie Stephenson gazed out her window one day in late January and spotted a peculiar bird in her backyard feeder. Stephenson,...
March 1, 2018 - 3:23pm
Bernie Kuntz: A destruction of Labradors
Some dog owners choose to buy a "started dog" about six months in age to spare the loss of $1,500 worth of personal belongings destroyed during a puppy's teething stage, which often lasts many months beyond the teething. Me, I've always gone the difficult route, buying a puppy at...
March 1, 2018 - 12:01pm
February 27, 2018
SD seeks compromise for access to non-meandered ponds on private land
PIERRE — He's the state's non-meandered waters mediator. Kevin Robling was put on special assignment by the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks...
February 27, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 25, 2018
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
DULUTH—I put my snowshoes on quickly and dropped into the river valley. Down here, the wind couldn't find me. Snow swirled into the river...
February 25, 2018 - 6:08am
February 21, 2018
Bernie Kuntz: Paper route
My first job was that of a newspaper carrier, or paper boy was what we called them in those days, for the Jamestown Sun—Route 48 in the southeast part of town. I think I was 11 years old when I took over the route from Glen Mara, so it would have been about 1960. The Sun was...
February 21, 2018 - 11:05pm
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
WADENA, Minn.—If you lived in one of the Scandinavian countries during the winter a century ago, there is a very good chance you not only...
February 21, 2018 - 11:42am
February 20, 2018
ND Outdoor Heritage Fund now accepting applications
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Industrial Commission is seeking applications through April 1 for the North Dakota Outdoor Heritage Fund Program. The fund, which was established in 2013, provides grants to state agencies, tribal governments, nonprofit organizations and political subdivisions...
February 20, 2018 - 7:57pm