Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 9: * 15 traffic citations * 4 traffic warnings * 1 parking ticket * 4 accidents investigated * 1 juvenile referral * 3 crimes investigated * 27 public assistance calls
Portions of the Main Street ND Summit scheduled for Monday and Tuesday in Bismarck will be streamed live on the internet. Streaming live Monday will be the welcome and keynote address by Gov. Doug Burgum at 10:15 a.m., Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford’s speech at 11:30 a.m. and the luncheon keynote address at 12:30 p.m. by Charles Marohn, founder of Strong Towns, a media organization leading a national movement for change.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 8: * 15 traffic citations * 5 traffic warnings * 3 accidents investigated * 1 criminal arrest * 1 crime investigated * 25 public assistance calls
Law enforcement agencies across the state took part in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign from Dec. 16 to Jan. 31 to deter motorists from driving impaired, according to information from the North Dakota Department of Transportation
North Dakota Farmers Union and National Farmers Union are teaming up with other state divisions to develop a campaign to support the 2018 farm bill. The family farm organization is asking Congress to strengthen programs that support family farm agriculture, rural communities, a clean environment and hungry Americans, according to information provided by North Dakota Farmers Union.
The 11th annual Giving Hearts Day is taking place today. Giving Hearts Day is an annual 24-hour online fundraising activity hosted by Dakota Medical Foundation, Impact Foundation and the Alex Stern Foundation. People may go online and donate to nonprofit organizations from North Dakota and Minnesota. Local nonprofits taking part in Giving Hearts Day include the Anne Carlsen Center, Alpha Opportunities Inc., The Arts Center and many more.
Daily Bread-Jamestown rescued 21,000 pounds of food for hungry families and individuals in the Jamestown area in 2017. According to information provided by Daily Bread-Jamestown, almost 20,000 pounds of this food was excess food prepared by certified kitchens in the area and frozen for distribution. A new program by Daily Bread-Jamestown distributed fresh fruit and vegetables which contributed the balance.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 1: * 5 traffic citations * 1 traffic warning * 3 criminal arrests * 1 warrant served * 3 crimes investigated * 1 disturbance call * 32 public assistance calls
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Jan. 31: * 13 traffic citations * 5 traffic warnings * 1 criminal arrest * 1 warrant served * 1 crime investigated
The Office of Attorney General for North Dakota has banned a Pennsylvania man from operating in North Dakota due to violating the state’s consumer fraud, transient merchant and business licensing laws. Thomas Joseph, who lists addresses in two Pennsylvania cities, used different names for his discount travel club solicitations, including Save on Resorts, Best Value Getaways, Southwest Getaways and Southwest Travel Services.