January 29th, 2015
Education officials voiced their opinions Tuesday about House Bill 1195 â€“ legislation introduced by N.D. House District 24 Representative Dwight Kiefert that would allow certain personnel to carry a gun in schools â€“ and the response was no.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Each week, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have warrants out for their arrest.
Joseph Allen Uffelman, 28, is wanted by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office on an outstanding warrant for failure of the 24/7 program. Uffelman was originally arrested for prohibited possession of a firearm, a class C misdemeanor; possession of drug paraphernalia, a class A misdemeanor; and simple domestic assault, a class B misdemeanor.
Uffelman is a white male with red hair and blue eyes. He is six feet tall and weighs 165 pounds.
Creative Therapy in Valley City has been approved to offer addiction counseling as of Feb. 1.
Owner Jennifer Eberle said Mental Health Counselor Mary Burchill, also a licensed addiction counselor, will be able to start adult outpatient chemical dependency services Feb. 1.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The Barnes County Wildlife Federation has found a new home for an indoor archery range in Valley City â€“ in a former business at 1025 4 Bottle Drive, said Club official Neil Pederson. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
CHI Mercy Health Foundation has been chosen by Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Foundation to participate in Giving Hearts Day 2015, a 24-hour online fundraising event that will be held on Feb. 12, said Stephanie Mayfield. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
James Mark Perry, age 67 of Dunseith, died on Friday, January 23, 2015 in his home. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. in the Nero Funeral Home in Bottineau. Burial will be in the Rendahl Cemetery of rural Dunseith. Visitation will be on Thursday beginning at 10:00 A.M. until 9:00 P.M. in the Nero Funeral Home of Bottineau.
Former Valley City man, David McDonald, is walking across the United States with his new wife, Natallie (Jones) McDonald, a Lisbon native. The pair began their journey in St. Augustine Beach, Fla. Thursday, Jan. 22. They married Monday along the way.
The McDonalds started their walk they call "1 Step at a Time" at the Atlantic Ocean, and intend to stay south, walking all the way to the Pacific Ocean in San Diego, Calif.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
North Dakota District 24 Senator Larry Robinson was the keynote speaker at the Valley City Fire Department's annual recognition banquet Saturday.
Among those honored were assistant chief Daryl Stensland for 35 years of service; firefighter Jason Runge, five years; Lt. Scott Magnuson, 30 years; and Lt. Jeff Schlittenhardt, 30 years (pictured).
Ryan Metcalf was also honored at the Valley City Fire Department's annual banquet for five years of service. See his photo in Wednesday's Times-Record.
The Valley City High School Dance Squad took six medals in three categories during the North Dakota Association of Dance and Drill state championships Friday and Saturday in Jamestown, even though they are the youngest Class A team in the state.
Brent Siverson, 33, Casselton, ND died on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 near Dazey, ND as a result of a car accident. Brent left our lives to join his dad on his dadâ€™s birthday.