A new training opportunity, an ArtsLab Peer Learning Community, will be offered to arts organizations in North Dakota, South Dakota and Iowa. Only five North Dakota organizations will be selected on a competitive basis, based on an application process. Two members (staff or board) from each chosen organization will be required to attend.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 10: * 6 traffic citations * 7 traffic warnings * 1 parking ticket * 4 accidents investigated * 1 criminal arrests * 2 crimes investigated * 31 public assistance calls Statistics for the Stutsman County Sheriff's Office for Feb. 10: * 3 assist other agencies * 14 civil process services * 3 transports * 1 warrant * 1 miscellaneous call * 22 calls for service
Fargo-based family law attorney Alisha Ankers has opened a satellite law office in Wishek. Ankers, a Wishek native and graduate of Hamline University and University of North Dakota School of Law, will serve clients in that community and other south central communities in North Dakota from her office located at 117 S Centennial in Wishek. An open house will be held in the spring.
The Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce's Agriculture and Energy Committee will hold an Ag Week Luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, at North Dakota Farmers Union in Jamestown. Katie Pinke, publisher and general manager of Agweek, will be the guest speaker. The event is sponsored by Cargill, Great River Energy, Otter Tail Power Co. and Midwest AgEnergy Group. Tickets to the event are $10 per person and available at the Chamber office. Tickets need to be reserved in advance. North Dakota Farmers Union is located at 1415 12th Ave. SE.
MARRIAGE LICENSES Marriage licenses issued at the Stutsman County Recorder's Office: • Cassandra Johnson and Kelly Carney, both Fargo.
Three people were recently sentenced on felony charges in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Joseph Lee Barnett, 37, New Rockford, pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment and fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, Class C felonies, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, reckless endangerment and driving while license privilege is suspended, Class A misdemeanors, and theft of property, a Class B misdemeanor.
John Rawerts has been promoted to staff accountant at First Community Credit Union. As a staff accountant, Rawerts will continue to be responsible for financial reporting and ensuring accurate accounting records, and he will work more closely with FCCU's investment portfolio and asset liability management. This position is located at FCCU's administrative building located at 310 10th St. SE in Jamestown.
The Bank Forward Board of Directors has announced that several employees have been awarded the officer designations of vice president or assistant vice president at Bank Forward and Tax Forward. Jennifer Thielges was promoted to vice president at Tax Forward in Jamestown. She joined the Tax Forward team as a tax accountant in 2008 and previously had four prior years of banking experience.
The Jamestown Business Center will be the host of the Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce's next Business After Hours event from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23. Attendees should use their personal emails to RSVP by 1 p.m. Feb. 23 to be eligible for the Chamber member raffle drawings. The Jamestown Business Center is located at 300 2nd Ave. NE.
No time was given for the city of Jamestown's public meeting/open house for the 5th Street Northeast road design from 12th Avenue to 27th Avenue Northeast at City Hall on A3 in Friday's Sun. The meeting/open house is from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13.