Basketball Booster club meetings The Jamestown Basketball Boosters club will hold two annual meetings next month at the North Dakota Farmers Union building. The first will be the annual boosters meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 6 p.m. Three weeks later, the youth travel coaches' meeting will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 26, also at 6 p.m. Jays sixth at Williston Invite The Jamestown High School girls golf team finished in sixth place (419) Monday at the Williston Invite.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Aug. 20: * 23 traffic citations * 25 traffic warnings * 2 accidents investigated * 7 criminal arrests * 3 juvenile referrals * 8 crimes investigated
The North Dakota Highway Patrol and Cass County Sheriff’s Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint within Cass County on Friday, Aug. 24. Law enforcement will also conduct saturation patrols to search for impaired drivers on Aug. 24-25 in Cass County. Approximately 30 percent of fatal crashes in 2018 have been alcohol-related, according to the patrol.
Mosquito fogging operations for northeast Jamestown are planned beginning at midnight and continuing through about 6 a.m. Tuesday, the Jamestown city engineer’s office said. The fogging is contingent upon weather conditions. Residents of the area should keep children off the streets and away from the fogging equipment. Motorists should also avoid the fogging equipment.
The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to email@example.com — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Monday, Aug. 20 Overeaters Anonymous, 2 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington.
Connie and Richard Richter’s yard at 1513 15th St. SW has been selected as the 12th Yard of the Week for 2018 by the Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce City Beautification Committee. To nominate a yard: call the chamber at 252-4830, fill out a nomination form at the chamber office at 120 2nd St. SE, at www.jamestownchamber.com or the chamber’s Facebook page. Submitted photo
The Class AAA amateur baseball state tournament has been postponed till Aug. 26 because of inclement weather in the area early Sunday. The Jamestown Merchants, Jamestown Elks and Mayville all ended up with a 1-1 record Saturday at Jack Brown Stadium. Mayville will have the No. 1 seed and first-round bye because run differential, while the Merchants and Elks will play at noon for a chance at the title. Baseball 6 Class AAA State Tournament Jack Brown Stadium Saturday Game 1: Mayville 8, Jamestown Elks 2.
Racing 6 Jamestown Speedway Championship Points Standings Top 10 Bombers 1. Leann Christensen 903; 2. Clay Gentzkow 898; 3. Billy Carow 840; 4. Tony Smith 836; 5. Gregory Moore 815; 6. Lane Stoppleworth 809; 7. Erik Busche 763; 8. Travis Edinger 656; 9. Hayden Aberle 619; 10. Larry Hanson 473. WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds
Kalie Gudmestad of Medina has been chosen for the 2018 William Well Memorial Scholarship. She is the daughter of Emmy Hoffmann and Luke Gudmestad. Gudmestad served as a Medina FFA Chapter officer for three years and was involved in every aspect of the program. Her Supervised Agriculture Experience Program included raising chickens, both broilers and laying hens. She plans to attend North Dakota State College of Science and major in electrical technology.
Jamestown Speedway Results Aug. 8 Bombers Feature: 1. Gregory Moore; 2. Erik Busche; 3. Travis Edinger; 4. Clay Gentzkow; 5. Billy Carow; 6. Tony Smith; 7. Leann Christensen; 8. Lane Stoppleworth; 9. Dylan Bitz; 10. Hayden Aberle; DNF. Dyan Steele. Heat 1: Edinger; 2. Bitz; 3. Stoppleworth; 4. Busche; 5. Aberle; 6. Carow. Heat 2: 1. Christensen; 2. Moore; 3. Smith; 4. Gentzkow; 5. Steele. WISSOTA Midwest Mods