Concordia College has announced the names of students whose superior academic achievement during the second semester of the 2016-17 academic year placed them on the dean’s honor list. To qualify for this designation, students must carry a minimum of 12 semester credits and have a grade point average of at least a 3.7 on a 4.0 scale. Those students with an * listed by their name participated in commencement May 7. Area students include: Carrington: Keaton Erickson Enderlin: Josey Gruba
Sixteen students were awarded scholarships by Jamestown Dollars for Scholars, a program of Scholarship America, at the Jamestown High School Awards Ceremony on May 15. The scholarship recipients were selected on the basis of academic achievement and community involvement, including volunteer activity, with consideration given to student financial need. Scholarships and recipients are as follows: Darin Erstad Scholarship: Eric DeBoer and Emily Reiten
The Financial Aid Office at Valley City State University, Valley City, has announced that Nathan Soulis has been awarded the following scholarships by the School of Education and Graduate Studies for the 2017-2018 academic year: the Lenora (Bartz) Jenson & Bruce Johnson Memorial Scholarship, the Lindstrom-McGregor Scholarship, the Edson and Margaret Larson Foundation Scholarship, the Alyce Meyers Kluksdahl Elementary Education Scholarship and the June Wahl & Olida Susag Memorial Scholarship.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 11: * 3 traffic citations * 1 traffic warning * 1 criminal arrest * 1 warrant served * 1 crime investigated * 1 disturbance call * 33 public assistance calls
The rest areas on eastbound and westbound Interstate 94 about 4 miles west of Jamestown are temporarily closed for maintenance work, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. The rest areas will remain closed until further notice.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 10: * 6 traffic citations * 7 traffic warnings * 2 criminal arrests * 2 juvenile referrals * 5 warrants served * 1 crime investigated * 57 public assistance calls
Third Street Northeast, between 9th and 12 Avenues Northeast will be closed starting Friday, Aug. 11, for two weeks for maintenance projects, according to the city engineer’s office. Travel around this construction area will be difficult, and the public should use alternate routes. The work is contingent on weather conditions.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 9: * 19 traffic citations * 3 traffic warnings * 4 accidents investigated * 2 juvenile referrals * 2 warrants served * 2 crimes investigated * 37 public assistance calls
The Anne Carlsen Center recently finalized an agreement to purchase Dakota Orofacial Myology, which is located in Fargo. Orofacial myology is the study of the muscles of the mouth and face that affect speech, swallowing and or chewing, according to information provided by the Anne Carlsen Center. The center will be able to incorporate this specialty, orofacial myology, and better serve children and adults of all abilities.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 2: * 3 traffic citations * 4 traffic warnings * 3 juvenile referrals * 4 warrants served * 7 crimes investigated * 41 public assistance calls * 5 animal calls