The District 29 Democratic-NPL will hold a reorganizational meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, at the Gladstone Inn & Suites. The meeting will include an election of officers. Dinner will be off the menu will be offered starting at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 21
Two births were reported Friday by Jamestown Regional Medical Center. Jan. 20, son, 8 pounds, 10 ounces, to Tiffany and Shane Kearns, Valley City. Jan. 20, son, 8 pounds, 11 ounces, to Alissa and Gabriel Nolte, Litchville.
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: Bravo to a break from the cold weather in the Jamestown area. Temperatures this week were consistently in the 20s, and the area saw a high of 39 on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. The NWS forecast for the weekend includes a chance of freezing rain and wintry mix this weekend, but temperatures will still remain in the 30s.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Jan. 20: * 1 traffic citation * 5 traffic warnings * 4 parking tickets * 3 accidents investigated * 2 warrants served * 22 public assistance calls * 1 animal call Statistics for the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office for Jan. 20: * 4 accidents
The ninth-ranked University of Jamestown hockey team defeated No. 8 Iowa State 4-2 on Friday night in Ames, Iowa. Cameron Todd, Allan Pruss, Trevor Okino, and Cole Sonstebo scored goals for the Jimmies in the top 10 matchup. The two teams play again tonight in Ames at 7:30 p.m.
Kane Barnick and Sam Krebs each went 2-0 to lead the Jamestown High School wrestling team at the Grand Forks Multi Duals on Friday. The Blue Jays split on the day, beating Grand Forks Red River 43-35 before falling to Williston 54-24 in a West Region match. Barnick and Krebs each totaled 12 points on the day. The 132-pound Barnick pinned Gavyn Erickson of Red River in 91 seconds and needed only 39 tick to stick Branden Norpel of Williston. At 220 Krebs pinned Parker Nelson of Red River (2:43) and Colton Gutknecht (1:04) of Williston.
Eighth-ranked Linton-Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock didn't let South Border score in the opening quarter on Friday night in Linton. The Lions led 23-0 after one frame and rolled over the Mustangs in Class B boys basketball. Cole Vander Laan's 20 points led the Lions. Tristan Lippert paced the Mustangs with 19 points. Linton-Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock 72, South Border 37 SB 0 11 27 37 LHMB 23 38 53 72
Carrington baseball standout Braxton Hewitt has signed to continue his career with the Jimmies. Hewitt, a right-handed pitcher and infielder, went a combined 12-3 on the mound last season between Carrington's high school and American Legion seasons. Hewitt posted an earned run average of 2.58 during the high school campaign and a 2.27 during the summer. Carrington is the three-time defending Class B American Legion state champions. Offensively, Hewitt hit .371 with two home runs and 25 runs batted in. During the Legion season he hit two homers and drove in 39 runs.
The 3rd annual Denim and Diamonds Gala starts at 6 p.m. Saturday at Quality Inn & Suites in Jamestown. The gala is a fundraiser for Jakestar and Make-AWish North Dakota. The evening includes silent and live auctions, a dinner and live entertainment by Midwest Dueling Pianos. Tickets are $40 per person or $240 for a table of eight. Tickets are available at Ingstad Family Media, 2625 8th Ave. SW. Tickets may also be purchased by calling Deb at