A no travel advisory has been lifted for northwest and southeast North Dakota. The no travel advisory was lifted by the North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol for Williston, Minot, Fargo and surrounding areas. A no travel advisory remains in effect for Jamestown, Bismarck, Valley City, Devils Lake, Grand Forks and surrounding areas.
The Alfred Dickey Public Library and Stutsman County Library will open at noon today.
Katie Andersen welcomed the Rotary members to the club’s recent meeting. Steve Looysen gave the table blessing, and Gary Riffe collected “Happy Dollars” for Rotary projects like the Salvation Army. The speaker for the program was unable to make the meeting due to the weather, and the meeting was adjourned.
The OK Club’s December Christmas meeting was canceled because of bad weather. The next OK Club meeting will be at noon today at the Legacy Center with the following officers: President Marlys Boughton, Vice President Elaine Heinrich, Secretary DeLette Winkelman and Treasurer Sharon Hatlewick. Visitors are welcome.
AAUW Jamestown Branch will have its annual January brunch on Saturday, Jan. 7, at the James River Senior Center. The event begins at 10:30 a.m., and those attending should enter the west door of the Legacy Center. The speaker will be Hong Mawby, who came here as a refugee in December 1979 and has helped many later arriving refugees with language interpretation. She has helped Asian children of workers in Jamestown as a teacher’s aide in language classes.
DAV Chapter 31 and their Auxiliary will hold their regular meetings at 7 p.m. today at the All Vets Club in Jamestown. Members are asked to attend.
The United Sportsmen Jamestown Chapter will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Gladstone Inn & Suites in Jamestown. All sportsmen and sportswomen are welcome to attend. Plans are well underway for the United Sportsmen’s 31st annual banquet and auction that will be held Feb. 10 at the Knights of Columbus in Jamestown. Items are needed for the live and silent auctions. The club thanked those who helped give away 6,240 pounds of sunflower seeds Dec. 3 to feed birds in the community.
The Jamestown Classic Car Club will meet today at the All Vets Club in Jamestown. Supper is a taco bar with attendees paying on their own, and the meeting is at 7 p.m. The club will take care of final arrangements for the Winter Wheels Car Show that will be held Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Jamestown Civic Center. Members can also start paying their dues for 2017, which is $20.
The Barnes County North Public School Theater Department performed “You Can’t Be Too Careful” on Nov. 19. The cast included Maddie Garnetti, David Flether, Caitlyn Risser, Shannon Bryn, Jacob Harstad, Lexi Greshik and Peter Bryn. Alicia Bollingberg directed the play, Tina Bryn ran the sound. Students did two performances, which both included food made by Julie Sizer.
The City of Spiritwood Lake Council public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 3, has been moved to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Steckler Shop 617 Spiritwood Ave., Jamestown.