People are invited to attend a preaching series in September on "How to build authentic Christian Community and why we need it" at Grace Episcopal Church. The series will begin with an introduction on Sunday, Sept. 3, at the church, located at 405 2nd Ave. NE, at 10:30 a.m. or 5 p.m. followed by a homecooked meal.
Dogs and cats displaced by Hurricane Harvey will get some help from donors in North Dakota, according to Kris Meidinger, dog manager for the James River Humane Society. Meidinger said the group is collecting donations of cash as well as pet-related items such as pet carriers, dog or cat food, collars and leashes at the Humane Society shelter and at Simply Home.
Anthony Greene, 68, Fargo, Aug. 17. Mary Johnson, 76, Grand Forks, Aug. 23. Leonard Bachmeier, 83, Fargo, Aug. 23. Jean Kram, 91, Langdon, Aug. 24. Louis Lovcik, 81, Wahpeton, Aug. 22. Quentin Hoistad, 85, Rutland, Aug. 23. Barbara Torgerson, 85, Casselton, Aug. 22.
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Carrington picked up a 3-0 road sweep over Griggs County Central in Class B volleyball Thursday. The Cardinals’ senior outside hitter McKayla McIntosh led the way with 11 kills and five ace serves. Larissa Larson and Addison Hoornaert each turned up 13 assists in the winning effort. Carrington 3, Griggs County Central 0 Carr. 25 25 25 GCC 15 13 4 Carr. — Kills: McKayla McIntosh 11, Kadyn Mehring 10, Emerson Hoornaert 6. Assists: Larissa Larson 13, Addison Hoornaert 13. Aces: McIntosh 5, Amber Pierce 3, Mehring
Water outages from the northwest water main replacement work will occur on Monday and not on Friday as previously announced, according to the city of Jamestown. Water outages will occur starting at approximately 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Friday in the 1100 and 1200 block of 4th Avenue Northwest, and along 11th Street Northwest between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue Northwest.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug: 31 * 2 traffic warnings * 3 accidents investigated * 2 juvenile referrals * 1 warrant served * 2 crimes investigated * 27 public assistance calls * 6 animal calls
The North Dakota Highway Patrol will take part in a border-to-border traffic enforcement effort over the Labor Day weekend. The patrol will be working with the Montana Highway Patrol and the Idaho State Police to strictly enforce all traffic laws on Interstate 94 and U.S. Highway 2. The patrol said the Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest travel times of the year.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 30: * 3 traffic citations * 3 parking tickets * 1 accident investigated * 3 crimes investigated * 37 public assistance calls * 4 animal calls
A candlelight service is planned at 8 p.m. Wednesday in Nickeus Park for Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind of Fargo, according to Krystyl Kimmes. Greywind’s body was recovered from the Red River near Fargo Sunday evening. She disappeared on Aug. 19 and was eight months pregnant. A newborn baby was found Aug. 24 in an apartment in the same building where Greywind lived. Two people have been charged in South Central District Court with conspiring to kill Greywind and kidnap her then-unborn baby.