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Benefit Friday for Wayne Fylling of Jamestown

A benefit for firefighter and veteran Wayne Fylling, Jamestown, will begin at 5 p.m. July 29 at the All Vets Club, 116B First St. E. The benefit is being sponsored by the club, local firefighters and the North Dakota National … Continue reading

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Silent auction, dinner for Relay for Life at Ave Maria Village tonight

Ave Maria Village is having a silent auction and shredded-beef barbecue supper at the facility from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the facility. The dinner is $5 per person and silent auction items are donations from many local businesses. … Continue reading

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Benefit tonight for family of Brent Malard

There is a benefit dinner tonight for the family of Brent Malard, who died recently from a stroke. The meal will be from 4 to 7 p.m. at Hugo’s in downtown Jamestown. It will include chicken drumsticks, salad, chips, drinks … Continue reading

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Lunch at FCCU Friday to raise money for Relay for Life

First Community Credit Union of Jamestown will be serving tacos in bags Friday to raise funds for Jamestown’s Relay for Life. Lunch will be served starting at 11:30 a.m. until it’s gone at 111 Ninth St. S.W. For $5, diners … Continue reading

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Benefit Tuesday night for Bennett, Rodes of Montpelier

 A pork dinner and silent auction are planned Tuesday night to benefit Montpelier, N.D., residents Kevin Bennett and Duane and Devi Rode. The dinner will be from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 519 First Ave. S. … Continue reading

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Worth a read: Memories of WWI veterans

I’d like to draw your attention to a certain story in today’s newspaper by Chuck Haga of the Grand Forks Herald. After Frank Buckles, the last surviving American veteran of World War I, died Sunday, Haga wrote about several North … Continue reading

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Two benefits Saturday night

There are two noteworthy benefits planned Saturday night in Jamestown. If you’re looking for somewhere to eat out, here are some options: A spaghetti-supper benefit for Heather Kurtz, Jamestown, and her family is planned for 5:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday … Continue reading

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Jamestown Kiwanis Club needs $15,500 more to make Kids Against Hunger commitment

The Kiwanis Club of Jamestown has committed to packaging 100,000 meals for Kids Against Hunger. It needs more donations to make that goal. This program packages nutritious meals for starving and malnourished children and their families in developing countries and … Continue reading

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Two things.

1. The Awender family benefit dinner was very nice. If you missed it, you not only missed a good opportunity to help a neighbor, but you also gave up a nice spaghetti dinner. 2. This marks my 1,400th post. Woo-Hoo!

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Spot the Jamestown native in this ad

Even though I hate Best Buy, I’m posting this advertisement of theirs because it features an actress from Jamestown. Amber Burgess, who is third from the right in this group of singers, is orginally from Jamestown and now lives in … Continue reading

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