Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for May 25: * 13 traffic citations * 8 traffic warnings * 1 parking ticket * 1 accident investigated * 5 criminal arrests * 3 warrants served * 5 crimes investigated
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos and a buffalo chip this week: *Bravo to Dina Laskowski of Jamestown, who received the North Dakota State Literacy Award at the North Dakota Reading Association Spring Conference last month in Bismarck. Laskowski retired recently from the University of Jamestown, where she was associate professor of teacher education.
North Dakota Farmers Union Insurance based in Jamestown has announced that Jeff Andersen of Jamestown was a top 5 producer of FUMI Commercial Lines and Life Insurance for the month of March 2018.
Jamestown Regional Medical Center recently announced that Liz Mehus is its Legend Award recipient for the first quarter. The Legend Award is the most prestigious distinction for a JRMC employee. The Legend Award recognizes employees who exceed expectations and make a difference in the lives of those they serve.
First Community Credit Union in Jamestown received a CU Social Good Award, sponsored by Credit Union Association of the Dakotas, during the CUAD Annual Summit Awards Banquet April 10 at the Embassy Suites in Scottsdale, Ariz.
South Central Dakota Regional Council is responding to the pending closing of three Fargo Assembly plants in the area, according to Stacy Bowerman, executive director. At the request of Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., the Regional Council has organized a June 1 facts and strategy meeting in Ashley, Bowerman said. The executive board of the Regional Council will also hold its regular June meeting in Edgeley, where a plant is said to be closing.
A free workshop to help people create engaging and authentic programming for visitors to their museum or historic site is planned in Jamestown starting next week. Learn how to develop educational programs, demonstrations and tours for your site. Bring your laptop and samples of your current program materials and leave with ideas of new approaches to explore. Participants will meet for two separate days of training for a total of 16 hours. The first session meets from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30.
Jamestown Fire Department calls May 17-24: May 17: 9:36 p.m., fire department responded to the area of 1410 11th St. SE, power pole, to a report of a power pole on fire. Fire units stood by until Otter Tail Power Co. arrived on scene. Cause: undetermined. No injuries reported. Time out: 1 hour.
MUNICIPAL COURT The Jamestown Municipal Court judge is Timothy Ottmar. Note: Individuals with a deferred imposition of sentence will have the charge or charges dismissed at the end of the deferred imposition if they have met the conditions of the sentence. CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL/MINOR Robin Gordon Norrie, 27, 2013 4th Ave. SW, $200 fines/fees, five days suspended.
Five people were sentenced recently on felony charges in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Dawn Marie Andracki, 51, Dakota Women’s Correctional Center, New England, N.D., pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, a Class A felony, delivery of a controlled substance, a Class B felony, theft of property, a Class C felony, possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor, and four counts of theft of property, Class B misdemeanors.