A Fargo woman was injured Thursday when her motorcycle struck a semi truck making a turn, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Jeri Crissman, 53, was traveling south on Center Street on a 1997 Harley-Davidson motorcycle, when a northbound 1997 Freightliner semi truck turned into her lane as she approached 7th Avenue North. Crissman attempted to swerve to avoid the Freightliner as it attempted to turn west but was struck with the front driver side bumper.
The road between Jamestown Regional Medical Center and Menards will remain closed until 6 a.m. Saturday, according to Steve Aldinger, project engineer for Interstate Engineering. Work on adding the final layer of asphalt and pavement markings had been scheduled to be completed Thursday but unforeseen circumstances have delayed completion of the project. Please use alternative routes during the construction.
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. Thursday, June 14 Buffalo City Group AA, Buffalo City Group AA, 7:30 p.m., open meeting, 302 2nd Ave. SE, alley door of United Presbyterian Church. James River Alcoholics Anonymous, noon and 8 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE. James River Alanon Family, noon, AA Clubhouse, 518 10th Ave. SE. Overeaters Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE.
Hillcrest ladies day winners The Hillcrest Golf Course ladies day winners for June 12 were as follows: Audrey Thornton had the shortest putt of six inches, Coralynn Dallmann was closest to the 150-yard stake on Hole 18, Erma Mogck was the mystery game winner and Cheryl Davis was the door prize winner.
The closed road between Menards and Jamestown Regional Medical Center is expected to reopen early Saturday. On Friday work is expected to finish the final pavement markings, according to Interstate Engineering Inc. The road will be reopened to traffic by 6 a.m. Saturday. Drivers should use alternative routes during this final construction phase.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for June 13: * 3 traffic citations * 2 traffic warnings * 1 parking ticket * 1 criminal arrest * 1 juvenile referral * 4 crimes investigated * 52 public assistance calls
A Larimore, N.D., man was injured Wednesday when his car struck a moving Amtrak train in Ramsey County, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at 6:25 a.m. when Ryan Larson, 20, was driving north in a 2004 Ford Taurus about 6 miles east of Devils Lake. The Taurus struck the side of two lead locomotives pulling the westbound Amtrak train 7, at the gravel road crossing of the BNSF Railway rail tracks, the patrol said.
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, June 13 James River AA, 1 and 8 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE. Necessary Serenity Narcotics Anonymous, 6 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE.. Salvation Army Gardenette Women's Home League, 1:30 p.m., Gardenette Senior Citizens Center, 1321 Gardenette Drive. Transportation available; call 252-0290.
Gayle Larson Schuck will be signing books Thursday, June 14, at the Downtown Arts Market. Her recent historical novel is set in LaMoure County and is based on a true story. Her previous novel is also based in North Dakota.
The Stutsman County Museum held the first Front Porch Chat of the season with an account of the early life of Ernest Denault Robertson. The presentation is part one of a two-part series developed by Lyn Boyd. Robertson was a local resident who enlisted in the Marines during WWI and was killed in action in Belleau Woods, France, in 1918. He received the French medal, Croix de Guerre, for bravery during that battle. The local American Legion post is named in his honor.