Tag Archives: History

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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Column: It’s up to you to preserve the stories of your family

This column was originally published Dec. 23, 2010, in The Jamestown Sun. This weekend, families across much of the world will come together to celebrate the holidays. They’ll share much over the holiday, including food, gifts and stories. The food … Continue reading

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The cuisine of the Great Plains

Some folks at my alma mater, Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kan., have launched an interesting website dedicated to studying the foods of Kansas and the rest of the Great Plains, which includes all of North Dakota. The website is called … Continue reading

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A new addition to the Sun blog family

I’m happy to announce a new addition to the Sun blog family,Jamestown plus 50. In this blog, Sun Reporter and Webmaster Keith Norman will share about the history of Jamestown and about the wildlife around here. An excerpt from one … Continue reading

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