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Oakes School Starts 2015-16 Academic Year

OAKES ( The first day of classes at Oakes Public Schools for the 2015-2016 school year began Wednesday with 499 students enrolled in grades K-12 according to the school district’s superintendent Josh Johnson. For the fourth consecutive school year the district has added a third section of kindergarten due to higher enrollment in the...
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Author Ross Coen To Discuss His Book “Fu-Go” In Valley City (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Author and Valley City native Ross Coen will give a presentation on his new book “Fu-Go” The Curious History of Japan’s Balloon Bomb Attack on America” Thursday, August 27 at the Barnes County Museum at 7pm. During World War II, Japan launched its Fu-Go campaign, deploying thousands of high-altitude hydrogen...
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Controversial Event On University of Jamestown Campus Creating A Stir

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Some alumni and students at the University of Jamestown are complaining about an event entitled “Homosexuality: Speaking God’s Truth In Love” that is being held on campus in September. An article on the event in the Jamestown Sun first prompted individuals to debate the controversial issues of homosexuality and some...
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Final Year For School Superintendent Dean Koppelman (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Today is the first day of school for the Valley City School district but it will be the final year for Superintendent Dean Koppelman. Earlier this week he thanked the teachers for their hard work and wished them and everyone the very best in the upcoming school year. Koppelman...
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