A hot, nutritious meal is being served at three different locations in Jamestown: Center I, Gardenette and James House, and Streeter Senior Center in Streeter. Center I serves meals five days per week at noon Monday through Friday. At all other Jamestown sites, the meals are served Monday through Friday with serving times at Gardenette and James House at 11:30 a.m.
An 18-year-old man visiting relatives near Pingree took his own life Tuesday morning, according to Stutsman County Sheriff Chad Kaiser. Kaiser did not identify the man because immediate family had not been notified about his death as of 5 p.m. Tuesday. Kaiser said the man was from out of state. Kaiser said the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.
Final preparations are being made for the 9th Annual Bakken Rocks CookFest in this year's host communities. The anticipated event, which includes a free barbecue, Bakken Information sessions, informational booths, free handouts and live entertainment will be held Tuesday, July 18, in Westhope, N.D., and Thursday, July 20, in Medora, N.D. This year's events will include music by local bands Aftereffect in Westhope and Mighty Big Jim and the Tall Boys in Medora.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for July 12: * 2 traffic citations * 3 traffic warnings * 3 accidents investigated * 1 criminal arrest * 2 juvenile referrals * 1 warrant served * 6 crimes investigated
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for July 11: * 1 traffic citation * 1 traffic warning * 1 accident investigated * 1 crime investigated * 22 public assistance calls * 5 animal calls
The dry conditions most of North Dakota is experiencing is having an impact on Hillcrest Municipal Golf Course, according to John Miller, Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department golf course supervisor. Miller, who spoke at the Jamestown Parks and Recreation District Board of Park Commissioners meeting Monday, said the golf course is extremely dry.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for July 10: * 16 traffic citations * 12 traffic warnings * 2 parking tickets * 2 accidents investigated * 3 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 1 warrant served
The Jamestown Parks Program will host a dog show at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, at Eventide Jamestown. Anyone who is interested can enter his or her dog in the show. Awards will be given for different categories. There will be no supervised Parks Program activities at Meidinger, Nickeus, McElroy and Leapaldt parks Tuesday afternoon. For more information, call the Parks and Recreation office 252-3982.
The Jamestown Fire Department released the calls it had in June this week. The calls were: June 2: 12:54 p.m., ready squad responded to 112 6th Ave. SE, multi-family dwelling, to investigate fire alarm activation. Firefighters checked for smoke/fire; none was detected. Cause: accidental alarm activation. Fire alarm was reset. Time out 25 minutes.
The International Music Camp has been awarded a $9,000 Institutional Support grant by the North Dakota Council on the Arts (NDCA). The International Music Camp was among 55 recipients of the most recent Institutional Support grants awarded by the NDCA. The Institutional Support grant program is designed to benefit arts organizations, artists and the general public.