Hanstad tops list

Hanstad tops list

It all looks so easy and effortless for Dickinson senior Joe Hanstad. However, there has been plenty of hard work behind that smooth release, sharp d...

Jamestown gets 11 inches

Jamestown gets 11 inches

The 11 inches of snow received in Jamestown places it about in the middle of the range of snowfalls reported around the state, according to Len Peters...

Jamestown gets 11 inches

Jamestown gets 11 inches

The 11 inches of snow received in Jamestown places it about in the middle of the range of snowfalls reported around the state, according to Len Peterson, observing program leader with the National Weather Service in Bismarck.

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Sides make their case for education overhaul in N.D.

Whether North Dakota needs to overhaul its education system was a point of contention between education officials and one of the state’s top Republicans on Wednesday.

Higher education bill reaches too far

There are legitimate disagreements about how higher education is managed in North Dakota. There are honest questions about costs and accountability in schools. But at the end of the day, most North Dakotans believe their local schools and state institutions of higher education do a good job.

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Lloyd Omdahl’s March 14 column in The Jamestown Sun poked good-natured fun at the “tourist” things we North Dakotans offer and like to do. Laughing at ourselves is one of our best qualities. And, let’s face it, we love it when tourism gets press!

LaMoure native enjoying VCU’s run

Working in VCU’s marketing department has gotten pretty hectic the last couple of days. LaMoure native Tristana (Nesvig) Trani is right in the middle of it all. Virginia Commonwealth University is two days away from the biggest college basketball game in school history when they face Florida State Friday in San Antonio in the Sweet 16.

Hanstad tops list

Hanstad tops list

It all looks so easy and effortless for Dickinson senior Joe Hanstad. However, there has been plenty of hard work behind that smooth release, sharp drive to the basket and killer crossover dribble. Statistics tell only part of Hanstad’s story. He’s also got grit, drive and determination. The numbers and the intangibles helped make him the only unanimous choice for the North Dakota Class A all-state boys basketball first team, despite the fact that he played in only half of his team’s games due to injury.

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Fredette flummoxed former NDSU coaches

Three former North Dakota State men’s basketball coaches have now officially been Jimmered. If you are a college basketball fanatic, you know what that means. If you are an NCAA tournament bandwagon fan, let me explain: getting Jimmered is when Brigham Young point guard Jimmer Fredette just poured in a bunch of points on your favorite team.

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