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North Dakota coal plant to upgrade transmission system that carries power to 500,000 people
UPDATE: Pilot killed in plane crash into Missouri River
'It could have saved lives': Family friend blames 3 deaths on lack of highway barrier
Trump says he accepts US intelligence on Russian interference in election but denies collusion
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Home run record set as AL tops NL in All-Star Game
Sport Shorts: July 18
Post 14 earns split with Grand Forks Royals
UND gets commitment from former WHL player Murphy Stratton
Roseau's Kacie Borowicz commits to UND women's basketball
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
Commentary: The reported local cost of President Donald Trump’s visit to Fargo was inflated, actually 'closer to $10,000'
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Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
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Gordon James Johnson
Karen A. Farnsworth
Kim B. Foell
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
UND workshop addresses rural issues
Water Fun Day
Longtime veteran dies Hubacker remembered for his wit, volunteerism
Cairy, Adams discuss drones at Rotary
JRMC Auxiliary learns about scams
Rick and Carma Maddock
Births for June 27, 2018
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July 14, 2018
Bravo to opening of Mary’s Place
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the opening of Mary’s Place. The $1.3 million project has three temporary apartments for victims of domestic violence and their children and administrative office space.
July 14, 2018 - 6:20am
July 11, 2018
JPS bond issue cost too high
The Citizens Advisory Committee for Jamestown Public Schools is recommending $34.1 million for a school improvement bond issue. The cost for the projects is too high, and the school board should pare down the list of the committee's recommendations before putting the issue before...
July 11, 2018 - 6:52am
July 7, 2018
Bravo to promoting kindness
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Bravo to those people who work to make the Stutsman County Fair a success. The fair, which ran June 27-30, had good attendance, said organizers. More than 20,000 attended over the course of the four days, said...
July 7, 2018 - 7:05am
July 3, 2018
Independence not taken lightly
Independence Day is upon us. As people nationwide celebrate the country's founding, let it be safe, peaceful, relaxing and fun. The patriotic holiday celebrates the nation's 242nd anniversary of its declaration of independence from Great Britain. The U.S. Constitution followed in...
July 3, 2018 - 6:56am
June 30, 2018
Bravo to participants in 4-H, Open Class
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the Jamestown Amateur Radio Club WØFX for taking part in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise. Amateur radio serves an important function during serious weather events, with operators calling in funnel cloud sightings,...
June 30, 2018 - 6:04am
June 23, 2018
Bravo to Knoblich for years of service
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Larry Knoblich, who served on the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission for 36 years. Knoblich did not seek re-election this year.
June 23, 2018 - 4:52pm
June 16, 2018
Bravo to helping family in need
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and buffalo chips this week:
June 16, 2018 - 7:03am
June 15, 2018
Good candidates, poor voter turnout
Voters in Jamestown decided Tuesday to make a change in leadership, although the new face in the mayor’s office will be familiar to many residents. Dwaine Heinrich defeated incumbent Katie Andersen, who was seeking her third term. Heinrich is a former candidate for mayor and previously...
June 15, 2018 - 7:13am
June 11, 2018
A wake-up call for new approaches to suicide prevention
This editorial appeared in Monday's, June 11, Washington Post. Days after the suicide of renowned fashion designer Kate Spade, chef and world-traveling TV storyteller Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, another apparent suicide. Spade was 55, Bourdain was 61,...
June 11, 2018 - 7:49am
June 9, 2018
Bravo to Pink participants
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the record turnout of participants in the 11th annual Running of the Pink in Jamestown. The event on June 2 drew 710 registered participants, 121 more than registered in 2016, when the last record was set with 589 registrants....
June 9, 2018 - 6:34am
June 2, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to Ford, Huber for state wins
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Buffalo chip to the recent increase in gas prices. GasBuddy.com, a gasoline price website, reported that the average price for a gallon of gas in North Dakota was $2.85 a gallon on May 29. That price is 49.7 cents...
June 2, 2018 - 7:49am
May 28, 2018
Remember those who gave all this Memorial Day
Today is Memorial Day, a day best spent honoring those who died while serving our country in times of war and conflict. Originally a day to honor all those who died fighting for the north in the Civil War, by the time it became an official federal holiday in 1968, the holiday spread...
May 28, 2018 - 6:48am
May 26, 2018
What We Think: Bravo to graduates
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week:*Bravo to Dina Laskowski of Jamestown, who received the North Dakota State Literacy Award at the North Dakota Reading Association Spring Conference last month in Bismarck. Laskowski retired recently from the University...
May 26, 2018 - 8:17am
What We Think: Kourajian’s service touched many
Charlie Kourajian’s retirement from the Jamestown City Council in 2016 was called the “end of an era” by one of his fellow council members. At the time, he had served 40 years of the past 42 years as either a city councilman or mayor of Jamestown. Kourajian, who died May 19...
May 26, 2018 - 7:41am
May 19, 2018
Bravo to UJ for honoring Badal
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week:
May 19, 2018 - 7:29am