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.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 29: * 14 traffic citations * 5 traffic warnings * 1 accident investigated * 2 criminal arrests * 4 warrants served * 4 crimes investigated * 37 public assistance calls
The band Gooding will perform at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the auditorium at Jamestown High School, part of an effort to educate teens about making sound financial decisions.
Starting Sept. 5, area law enforcement agencies will be taking part in a statewide texting while driving enforcement campaign throughout September. The campaign is being funded by a federal government grant administered through the North Dakota Department of Transportation.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 28: * 6 traffic citations * 3 traffic warnings * 5 accidents investigated * 8 criminal arrests * 5 juvenile referrals * 3 warrants served * 15 crimes investigated
The American Red Cross has sent 19 volunteers from the Dakotas region to help with the Hurricane Harvey relief effort in Texas, but more help is needed.
There will be no garbage pickup on Monday, Sept. 4, due to the Labor Day holiday, according to the city engineer’s office. For Sept. 4-7, the garbage pickup will be as follows: Monday’s garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, Sept. 5; Tuesday’s route will be picked up on Wednesday, Sept. 6; Wednesday’s and Thursday’s routes will be picked up on Thursday, Sept. 7; and there will be normal garbage pickup on Friday, Sept. 8. Garbage routes begin at 7 a.m. each morning.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 25: * 6 traffic citations * 1 accident investigated * 3 criminal arrests * 6 warrants served * 6 crimes investigated * 30 public assistance calls * 4 animal calls
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 24: * 7 traffic citations * 1 parking ticket * 2 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 2 warrants served * 3 crimes investigated * 33 public assistance calls
A Tioga, N.D., teenager died in a one-vehicle crash Wednesday evening about 2 miles south of White Earth, N.D., according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Tanner Bagley, 17, was ejected from an SUV that overturned after going into a ditch on 65th Street Southwest in Mountrail County and died, the patrol said. Skyler Bagley, 15, Tioga, was driving the 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer SUV that overturned on the gravel road at about 8:27 p.m.