Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for May 22: * 9 traffic citations * 3 traffic warnings * 1 accident investigated * 1 warrant served * 1 crime investigated * 1 disturbance call * 26 public assistance calls
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for May 21: * 7 traffic citations * 7 traffic warnings * 7 accidents investigated * 4 criminal arrests * 3 juvenile referrals * 7 warrants served * 8 crimes investigated
Pam Bieber, administrative secretary with First Community Credit Union in Jamestown, will be retiring after 30 years with the credit union. Bieber was the assistant to four presidents with the credit union and dozens of board members over her time on the job, according to information provided by the credit union. In honor of Bieber’s retirement FCCU will host an open house from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at the credit union, 310 10th St. SE. Cake and refreshments will be served.
Michael Clemens, a Wimbledon, N.D., farmer, was selected to serve as a farm industry board member on the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation Board of Directors. According to information sent by the offices of the state’s congressional delegation, Clemens started farming in 1975 and has carried crop insurance all of his farming career. He and his wife have worked on the family farm for 37 years and currently farm with their son, daughter and son-in-law.
The North Dakota Human Department of Human Services’ South Central Human Service Center will open a satellite office in Valley City on Monday, June 4.
A friend of Nicole Gututala is organizing a candlelight vigil for the slain mother of two at 7 p.m. Thursday by the softball diamonds in McElroy Park. Angie Job posted a message on her Facebook social media page advertising the vigil. She said all are welcome.
The Jamestown Rural Fire Department responded to a fire in a cornfield Thursday night southeast of Jamestown, a fire that burned 30 acres.
Gayle Larson Schuck has released her second novel, “Secrets of the Dark Closet,” a coming-of-age tale set in Iowa and North Dakota.
James River Senior Center serves meals Monday through Friday at noon at Center I and 11:30 a.m. at Gardenette and James House, and at noon Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Streeter Senior Center in Streeter. Meal cost: suggested donation of $4 for those 60 and older; $6.75 for those under 60. Reserve at least one day in advance by calling 252-2882. Frozen meals are also available for people over 60 in Stutsman County. Menu*
Law enforcement across the state will have extra patrols from May 21 to June 3 for the Click It or Ticket campaign enforcing the state seat belt law. Some agencies are additionally participating in a 4-hour saturation from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 21 as a part of the “Border to Border” high visibility campaign, specifically enforcing seat belt use across the state.