The city of Jamestown is accepting applications for the following: *two open positions on the Fire Code Board of Appeals. The positions are three-year terms to November 2021. *one open position on the Law Enforcement Center Governing Board. The position is a four-year term to December 2022.
Some residents of northwest Jamestown may see temporary water outages today. Service disruptions are possible along the 400 block of 7th Avenue Northwest and the 600 block of 4th Street Northwest. Repair crews are working in the area of the 400 block of 7th Avenue Northwest which will be closed to traffic during the repairs. Motorists are urged to watch for signage and use alternate routes through the area.
Basilica plans Memorial Mass St. James Basilica of Jamestown will celebrate its annual Memorial Mass at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 12 at the Basilica. The Mass remembers parishioners of the Basilica, St. Margaret Mary in Buchanan, St. Michaels in Pingree and St. Matias in Windsor who have died in the past year. The evening will begin with a Rosary led by Msgr. Wald. The names of the deceased will be read and a candle lit as each decade of the rosary is said.
The mission team from First United Methodist Church of Jamestown is having a fundraiser luncheon and silent auction at noon Sunday, Nov. 11, at the church, located at 115 3rd St. SE in Jamestown. The team will be serving sloppy joes, salads, chips and tres leche cake. A freewill offering will be taken. Proceeds will be used for an upcoming mission trip to their partner church in Las Banderas, Nicaragua, in January 2019.
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. Friday, Nov. 9 Jamestown Overcomers Narcotics Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1201 4th St. NE. James River Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., AA Clubhouse, 518 10th Ave. SE.
Tuesday: 8 a.m., Jamestown Planning Commission, City Hall, 102 3rd Ave. SE; 10 a.m. Stutsman County Canvassing Board, County Courthouse,511 2nd St SE; 4 p.m., Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission, Parks and Rec Office, 1002 2nd Ave.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Nov. 8: * 10 traffic citations * 5 accidents investigated * 2 criminal arrests * 7 crimes investigated * 32 public assistance calls * 4 animal calls
Unofficial election results for Stutsman County: Total ballots cast: 9,793 U.S. Senator, Stutsman County: Kevin Cramer, 5,475; Heidi Heitkamp, 4,015; write-in, 67; over votes (too many votes), 7; under votes (no vote), 229. Representative in Congress, Stutsman County: Mac Schneider, 3,101; Charles Tuttle, 373; Kelly Armstrong, 5,770; write-in, 22; over votes, 5; under votes, 522.
James River Senior Center serves meals Monday through Friday at noon at Center I and 11:30 a.m. at Gardenette and James House, and at noon Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Streeter Senior Center in Streeter. Meal cost: suggested donation of $4 for those 60 and older; $6.75 for those under 60. Reserve at least one day in advance by calling 252-2882. Frozen meals are also available for people over 60 in Stutsman County. Menu*
The Republican incumbents have retained the District 29 seats in the North Dakota Legislature. With all precincts reporting, Sen. Terry Wanzek, R-Jamestown defeated Democratic challenger Katherine Roth by an unofficial 4,640 vote to 1,941 vote margin. Rep. Chet Pollert, R-Carrington, and Rep. Craig Headland, R-Montpelier, retained their seats in the North Dakota House of Representatives.