The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Wednesday, Nov. 14 James River AA, 1 and 8 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE. Necessary Serenity Narcotics Anonymous, 6 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE..
The James River Figure Skating Club had its first competition of the year at the Granite City Classic in St. Cloud, Minn. on Nov. 9-11. Six skaters participated in a combined 30 different skating clubs. Avery Graves won the pre-preliminary free skate and compulsory moves competition. Karla Sherfy also took home the pre-juvenile compulsory trophy. Full results can be found below. Granite City Classic St. Cloud, Minn. JRFSC results Reece Heery (Beginner): Free skate (5th), compulsory moves (4th), light entertainment (2nd).
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Nov. 13: * 11 traffic citations * 15 traffic warnings * 2 parking tickets * 7 accidents investigated * 4 criminal arrests * 2 juvenile referrals
UJ footballers earn GPAC honors University of Jamestown senior offensive lineman Anthony Vereen headlines seven Jimmies selected to the 2018 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) football all-conference teams. The GPAC football honorees, as voted on by conference coaches, were announced Tuesday, Nov. 13. Vereen was selected to the GPAC first team offense. Jimmies earning second-team accolades were senior offensive lineman Andrew Maniss and senior linebacker Caleb Ellingson.
Election officials plan a recount in the Stutsman County Commission race after the results were certified by the Canvassing Board Tuesday. The official count had Ramone Gumke with 3,998 votes compared to Mark McPherson with 3,980 votes. An automatic recount occurs when the margin of victory is less than 0.5 percent or 24 votes in this case.
A-1 Auto Transport is offering three scholarships, of $1,000, $500 and $250. These scholarships are open to all North Dakota students, and there are no fees to apply. They are all offered on a continuous basis so they will be available for 2019 and onward. The scholarships are available to North Dakota high school seniors. Students can apply by emailing a 1,000-word essay about a topic related to its website and emailing it to email@example.com . The deadline is March 10, 2019, and every March 10 in the following years.
The Wergeland Lodge Sons of Norway met Oct. 16 at Ave Maria Village. Jodi Bunde presented a slideshow on beer making. Norse god Odin is credited with teaching Norwegians on how to brew beer. Ale drinking in Norway was in the 1500s-1900s. Wooden bowls filled with ale were passed person to person at community gatherings. The Troll Dancers had their fall nursing home performances at Carrington, Valley City and Jamestown.
Dakota Anglers will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the All Vets Club. Members are encouraged to bring a friend. Let the club know how it can improve your fishing experience.
At the Oct. 30 Lions Club meeting, Randy Lebahn introduced guest speaker Doug Hogan, director of the Jamestown Park and Recreation Department. Hogan has been with Parks and Recreation since 1980 and has been director since 1998.
The Montpelier OK (Older Kids) Club met Nov. 6 at the Legacy Center for a noon meal with seven members present. Elaine Heinrich called the meeting to order with the pledge to the flag. Secretary and treasurer’s reports were read and approved.