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I went to see the Denzel Washington movie, "Flight," this weekend. And, if I hadn't just seen "Argo," I would be proclaiming "Flight" as the best movie I've seen in years. But it will have to settle...
11/6/12 at 1:03 PM More DC Stuff 3/28/12 at 11:24 AM
DC Randomness 3/27/12 at 10:31 AM
Inter-Faith Views on Religious Freedom on C-Span
In my last post, I mentioned that discussions concerning religious freedom were taking place across America right now. There is one event I should have also mentioned, but forgot. So, I wish to highli...
6/1/12 at 10:46 AM
Joachim Gauck is President of Germany. Who is Mr. Gauck?
We all have our political discussions at the dinner table this evening. In the US, many families are talking about the elections of 2012 and the direction the country is going regardless of ...
3/22/12 at 10:31 AM
Denzel Washington just might be one of our best living actors. He's not held down by genre or type-casting. He's brilliant. And he shines in Safe House. He plays a rogue CIA agent, Tobin Frost, who is...
2/13/12 at 8:09 PM Unstoppable suspense 11/15/10 at 5:30 PM
Rural Reflections Radio
Here is this week's Rural Reflections Radio...
1/19/12 at 1:14 PM Hunter Smith, a good character 1/14/12 at 8:50 AM
Time To Eat Rainier Cherries
Just on the edge of the vegetable garden my Hungarian grandparents had on their Indiana farm was a cherry tree. The sprawling branches thick with leaves provided a welcome canopy on hot, sunny days --...
7/12/11 at 10:43 AM
Battle of the basket
My co-worker, Justine Wettschreck, is the one in the newsroom who writes the blog called Dirty Laundry. But today, Im going to air my own dirty laundry. OK, not so much the laundry itself, but the lau...
7/5/11 at 7:39 AM
Jimmie pitcher Kreis selected in MLB Draft
Jamestown Colleges Alex Kreis was selected Wednesday on the third day of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. He is the first Jimmie and first Dakota Athletic Conference player to ever b...
6/8/11 at 3:30 PM
The excitement, anticipation builds
I had intended to write a few online blogs this week about my recent experiences in Washington, D.C., but aside from sharing a story and several photos of the cherry blossoms, I simply ran out of time...
4/14/11 at 7:36 PM Cherry Blossoms in D.C. 4/9/11 at 6:43 AM
D.C. and the question of ethics 4/8/11 at 5:24 PM
A Grand time in Grand Forks!
Blake is on Spring Break this week from NDSU. Unfortunately for me, there is no Spring Break in the "real world". Deciding I deserved a day off anyway, I took Friday off from work and decided we shoul...
3/19/11 at 8:13 PM "Why the heck did you move to Fargo?" 3/17/11 at 2:21 PM
Don't call the Vikings road warriors just yet
Could you tell a difference? The Minnesota Vikings road win on Sunday afternoon in Washington was one of those typical beat-em-in-the-trenches victories this team has had trouble winning in recent yea...
11/28/10 at 7:46 PM
Honor Flight whirlwind
The first word I can use to describe my last few days is, Wow! The first phrase that comes to mind is, Oh golly, Im tired. I didnt know when I got to work Thursday that Id be leaving for Washingto...
10/4/10 at 2:28 AM The friendliest squirrel in D.C. 6/29/10 at 11:01 PM
Beautiful America 6/25/10 at 10:26 PM
Tea partiers protest pro-health care reform votes
Local conservatives try to send a message to their congressional delegates during the state's Democratic convention on March 27. The tea party...
3/31/10 at 2:00 AM
The Jamestown Sun was visited by a group of students in the Washington Elementary after school program this afternoon. They watched news staff work on pages, saw the press churn out pr...
3/3/10 at 10:36 AM Nothing but a good joke 2/28/10 at 6:37 AM
45 days in the poky
Last summer there seemed to be rash of drivers speeding along various beaches and killing birds. We mentioned three of them I believe in June and July. One has finally gotten his comeupance,...
2/24/10 at 6:12 AM