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UPDATE: Jamestown school referendum defeated
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Fall colors are present in the downtown area of Jamestown as seen Monday. John M. Steiner / The Sun
14 hours 31 min ago
September 24, 2018
Rare two-headed copperhead snake found in East Coast
The fangs of a single copperhead are enough to scare most. But a two-headed snake? That's a serpent fit for a horror flick. This week, the...
September 24, 2018 - 8:04pm
September 23, 2018
Scientists identify four personality types
Personality tests are hugely popular, though if you ask working psychologists, they'll tell you the results are little better than astrological...
September 23, 2018 - 7:30am
September 21, 2018
Final Missouri River study to be presented next week
BISMARCK — Final recommendations related to a study of the ordinary high water mark of the Missouri River will be presented to the North Dakota Industrial Commission next week. The study by consultant Wenck Associates prompted objections from mineral owners and about 1,500 pages...
September 21, 2018 - 8:04pm
South Dakota lakes dealing with more than just algae and solutions are complicated
MITCHELL, S.D.—With a nearly $20 million cleanup plan currently on the table, it's no secret that Lake Mitchell's algae growth has gotten...
September 21, 2018 - 1:52pm
September 19, 2018
West Nile Virus cases found in 28 ND counties
DICKINSON—North Dakota's first West Nile Virus-related death of 2018 was announced by the North Dakota Department of Health earlier this...
September 19, 2018 - 7:24pm
September 17, 2018
SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire, several artists on trip around the moon
Elon Musk attempted to write the next chapter in his quest to open up space to the masses by announcing on Monday night the first paying tourist...
September 17, 2018 - 9:37pm
Scientists use radar to count billions of migrating birds
DULUTH — We mark the seasons as honking geese head south and as robins return north. Every autumn we marvel at their numbers going south,...
September 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
September 14, 2018
A hawk rests on a tree branch Thursday on the Island at Jamestown Reservoir. Tom LaVenture / The Sun
September 14, 2018 - 9:19am
September 12, 2018
Archaeologists just found the oldest drawing. It's a 70,000-year-old hashtag.
Archaeologists who excavated a seaside cave in South Africa have discovered what they say is the world's oldest drawing. It is an abstract pattern,...
September 12, 2018 - 4:32pm
September 11, 2018
Flying free: Central Minn. woman helps save monarch butterflies
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — They say if you love something, you should set it free. If that's true, Sarah Curtis of Alexandria must really love...
September 11, 2018 - 8:55pm
Scientists discover three new sea creatures in depths of the Pacific Ocean
In their latest trip to the Atacama Trench, one of the deepest points in the Pacific Ocean, a team of scientists repeatedly lowered a device called a deep-sea lander overboard and watched as it sank into the cold, dark waters. The lander - essentially a high-tech trap outfitted...
September 11, 2018 - 4:34pm
Letter to the editor: Rocketry has major effect on the weather
The U.S. government has decided to make a Space Force, which eyes to watch the whole world and with the capability to explode in space any rocket fired from any rogue people to protect the area and peoples that the rocket is designed for. What an ambitious adventure!
September 11, 2018 - 7:01am
September 9, 2018
Species at risk: Whether obscure or high-profile, decline in any native species is cause for concern, experts say
The Poweshiek skipperling is a bland-colored butterfly that likely didn't create much of a stir when it was listed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
September 9, 2018 - 6:17am
September 7, 2018
She made the discovery but a man got the Nobel. A half-century later, she's won a $3 million prize.
When Jocelyn Bell Burnell began her doctoral studies in physics at Cambridge University in 1965, she was convinced that they had made a mistake...
September 7, 2018 - 7:41am