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April 22, 2016
In the record
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for April 21: * 4 traffic citations * 6 traffic warnings * 3 parking tickets * 4 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 2 warrants served * 8 crimes investigated * 1 disturbance call * 35 public assistance calls * 5 animal calls Statistics...
April 22, 2016 - 7:18am
April 20, 2016
Pursuit ends in arrest
The Jamestown Police Department and Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office apprehended a Bismarck man who allegedly led local law enforcement officers...
April 20, 2016 - 7:05am
April 19, 2016
In the record
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for April 18: * 2 traffic citations *10 traffic warnings * 15 parking tickets * 3 accidents investigated * 2 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 5 warrants served * 9 crimes investigated * 1 disturbance call * 73 public assistance...
April 19, 2016 - 7:03am
April 14, 2016
Reversing the statewide trend: Sales tax numbers up for Jamestown for fourth quarter of 2015
Jamestown retail sales activity jumped by 19.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015 when compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. “Retail has been our shining star,” said Connie Ova, CEO of the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. “The new stores and the quality of the existing...
April 14, 2016 - 7:40am
April 8, 2016
County-SCDRC working out differences, communication the key
The Stutsman County Commission and South Central Dakota Regional Council resolving their differences is good for the communities the Regional Council serves. It's good to see a committee made up of members from the Regional Council and County Commission meet and reach an agreement...
April 8, 2016 - 6:39am
April 6, 2016
County Commission agrees to pay 2016 fee to Regional Council
The strained relationship between the Stutsman County Commission and South Central Dakota Regional Council is improving after the County Commission approved Tuesday paying the county’s share of $34,824 in annual fees to be a member of the Regional Council. The approval is conditioned...
April 6, 2016 - 7:06am
March 23, 2016
County, SCDRC committee discuss budget issues
Ongoing issues between Stutsman County and South Central Dakota Regional Council officials related to budget and financial concerns will be addressed in the coming months. A committee made up of Stutsman County Commission and Regional Council members met Tuesday and reached agreement...
March 23, 2016 - 7:02am
March 22, 2016
Opera House Grocery opens in Jamestown in 1892
Announcements of new businesses are commonly written in glowing terms describing the grandeur of the new endeavor. The Opera House Grocery was described as the finest grocery west of St. Paul. The new grocery was called the Opera House because it was located in the same block as...
March 22, 2016 - 8:29am
In the record
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for March 21: * 24 traffic citations * 25 traffic warnings * 11 accidents investigated * 54 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 2 warrants served * 18 crimes investigated * 3 disturbance calls * 125 public assistance calls * 4 animal...
March 22, 2016 - 7:25am
March 17, 2016
SCDRC, county members to meet to resolve disagreement
Members of the Stutsman County Commission and the South Central Dakota Regional Council will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Stutsman County Commission meeting room in the Stutsman County Courthouse to begin the process of resolving any disagreements between the two entities. The South...
March 17, 2016 - 6:41am
March 1, 2016
In the record
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 29: * 25 traffic citations * 19 traffic warnings * 3 accidents investigated * 9 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 4 warrants served * 7 crimes investigated * 3 disturbance calls * 79 public assistance calls * 5 animal...
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March 1, 2016 - 6:56am
February 27, 2016
Choice Financial staff reintroduced to Medina Choice Financial reintroduced its team members to the Medina community following the Northland Financial merger into Choice Financial in October. Gerald Horner has been with Choice Financial since 1995, and will continue in his position...
February 27, 2016 - 7:35am
Marriage licenses issued at the Stutsman County Recorder’s Office: Mirian Ochoa and Jaime Marquez, both Jamestown. Kelly Nelson and Brock Mutschler, both Wimbledon. Jaide Jacobson and Erik Walker, both Jamestown.
February 27, 2016 - 7:31am
In the record
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 27: * 4 traffic citations * 4 traffic warnings * 2 accidents investigated * 2 criminal arrests * 3 juvenile referrals * 2 warrants served * 2 crimes investigated * 1 disturbance call * 26 public assistance calls * 2 animal calls...
February 27, 2016 - 6:46am
February 26, 2016
Two women charged with theft of firearms
A Stutsman County resident may be regretting letting a homeless woman stay at his home after he returned home one day in January and found six of his firearms missing. Julia Grajeda, 25, no address listed, and Esther Cruz, 31, 106 6th St. NW No. 2, were each charged with theft of...
February 26, 2016 - 7:12am