Bank Forward has announced that Kayla Lee has joined the bank as a personal banker. Lee is a Jamestown native. She has previous experience with Sanford Health and started with Bank Forward in December.
Sgt. Nate Wolf was chosen as employee for December at the James River Correctional Center. Wolf began working at JRCC in July 2015. He has been with the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) since August 2016 and was promoted to sergeant in September. Wolf received the award for his work ethic, attitude and training staff with outstanding leadership qualities, his supervisors said. He was promoted to sergeant in September 2017.
On Tuesday, Feb. 20, the Jamestown Regional Entrepreneur Center will host a Small Business Financing panel discussion that will cover the topics of startup financing and expansion financing. This event will be held in the Unruh Sheldon building, room 132, on the University of Jamestown campus from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
BCN 59, Sargent Central 48 Barnes County North picked up a win over Sargent Central in Class B boys basketball action Friday night. Allen Contreras scored 20 points to lead the Bison, while Tristin Roaldson added 16.
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
Two people were sentenced recently on felony charges in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Jordan Aaron Smith 22, 403 1st Ave. N. No. 11, pleaded guilty to two counts of failure to register as a sex offender, Class C felonies. Smith was accused of not registering with the sheriff or chief of police within three days when being homeless and physically present in Jamestown on Aug. 14, and not informing the proper law enforcement agency prior to changing his address on Aug. 17.
The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Saturday, Feb. 17 Buffalo City Group Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., AA Clubhouse, 518 10th Ave. SE.
Marilyn Stewart, 75, Souix Falls, S.D., Jan. 19. Joanne Wonderlich, 86, Fargo, Jan. 22. Pearl Courneya, 93, Hendersonville, Tenn., Jan. 22. Payne Bolken, 79, Fargo, Jan. 20. Helen Grenlin, 88, Grand Forks, Jan. 20. Paul Kram, 66, Langdon, Jan. 18. Bobby Noblin, 80, Grand Forks, Jan. 21. Elissa Schue, 31, Little Rock, Ark., Jan. 14. Alpha Flaten, 97, Hatton, Jan. 18. Larry Fruhwirth, 77, Bismarck, Jan. 21. Rodney Peterson, 90, Bismarck, Jan. 21. Victoria Bosch, 90, Bismarck, Jan. 21.
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to Matt Young, a University of Jamestown athlete who broke the UJ men’s indoor 5,000 meters record Feb. 9 at the St. Thomas Showcase, St. Paul, Minn. Young placed ninth with a new school mark of 15 minutes, 10:10 seconds. The previous record was 15:12.08, set by Allen Wood in 2006.
A story in Tuesday’s Sun, “Parks and Rec approves contract,” should have stated Pepsi Cola of Jamestown will pay 22 percent of vending machine sales, not 20 percent.