The Jamestown Sun prints the criminal court proceedings from Jamestown Municipal Court and Southeast District Court in Jamestown. JAMESTOWN MUNICIPAL COURT The presiding judge in Jamestown Municipal Court is Timothy Ottmar.
A charge has been filed in a September stabbing that occurred in downtown Jamestown, according to Scott Edinger, Jamestown chief of police. Robert Dennis Guttormson, 34, Jamestown, was charged with aggravated assault, a Class C felony. Guttormson is accused of stabbing Shawn Thu near the 100 block of 5th Street Northeast at about 12:30 a.m. on Sept. 28. Thu was injured in the incident but did not seek treatment at the time, Edinger said.
Correctional Officer Dawn Tollefson was chosen as employee of the month of September for the James River Correctional Center. Tollefson has worked for JRCC since May 2005. She recently volunteered for team-building activities and has been instrumental in organizing events. Tollefson works as the traffic officer and does an excellent job controlling traffic, her supervisor said.
Saturday, Nov. 26 "Junior Claus," a comedy musical presented by the Dakota Prairie Regional Center for the Arts, 2:30 p.m., Old Church Theatre in New Rockford. At 1:30 p.m., children may come early to decorate Christmas cookies before the performance. Tickets: $10 for children ages 10 and younger, $15 for students ages 11 and older and $25 for adults. Purchase tickets at www.dprca.com or at the box office at (701) 947-2174. Sunday, Nov. 27
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its National Weather Service awarded the North Dakota State Hospital with an Institution Award for recording daily weather observations for 125 consecutive years. Staff members have recorded precipitation, temperature and other observations daily, without fail, since the hospital became part of the voluntary Cooperative Weather Observation Program in 1891 - two years after North Dakota gained statehood.
The Trails End Bar and Grill in Montpelier recently held its grand opening. Spence and Lisa Brandt recently purchased the former Dally Up Bar and Grill in Montpelier. The Trails End Bar and Grill offers noon specials Monday through Saturday. Lisa will cook on requests throughout the day. The bar will also continue its burger night on Wednesdays. The Trails End Bar and Grill is open daily at 11 a.m. and on Sundays from 3 to 9 p.m.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Nov. 25: * 9 traffic citations * 2 traffic warnings * 4 accidents investigated * 2 crimes investigated * 1 disturbance call * 38 public assistance calls * 5 animal calls Statistics for the Stutsman County Sheriff's Office were not available for Nov. 25.
MARRIAGE LICENSES The Jamestown Sun prints the marriage licenses issued at the Stutsman County Recorder's Office: • Jessica Kapp and Shannon Syverson, both Jamestown. • Corissa Staloch and Dustin Heidinger, both Jud.
The Holiday Dazzle Parade that took place Tuesday evening in Jamestown handed out these four awards: * The James River Correctional Center won the Best Dazzle Award. * First Community Credit Union won the Most Original Theme Award. * The University of Jamestown won the Most Outstanding Amateur Built Float Award. * The Jamestown Boy Scouts won the Most Outstanding Civic or Nonprofit Float Award.
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: * Bravo to the LaMoure Loboes volleyball team for winning the Class B state tournament championship in Fargo. The Loboes repeated as Class B state champions. * Bravo to the final beam being placed on the Two Rivers Activity Center, a $28 million facility that will have an aquatics center, multi-use courts, fitness equipment, turf field, classrooms and child care center. The next big step in the construction of TRAC is getting the building enclosed and finishing the roof.