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Hobart Lake Area More Prone to Ice

March 25, 2013

The area on Interstate 94 near Hobart Lake is more prone to icy road conditions, Bryan Niewind, captain for the North Dakota Highway Patrol said.
He said the area, located near mile marker 283, is one of several spots on the interstate that accumulates with ice more than others.
"The wind has a tendency to really blow through there," he said. "There's nothing to stop it because it's a wide open lake. With the sun shining and snow blowing, it'll stick to the road."
Read more in Monday's Times-Record

Librarian Retiring after 26 Years in VC

March 25, 2013

Kathy Laumb, librarian at Valley City Jr./Sr. High School, will retire at the end of this school year after more than 40 years as an educator, 26 of them at VCPS.
During her years as a teacher, Laumb believes the biggest change has been in technology. She was on-hand when the school got its first computers two years after she arrived.
A Valley City native, Laumb plans to spend her time reading, doing activities with her husband, and visiting her family.
For more on Laumb's retirement, read Monday's Times-Record.

Library Room Named For Fischer

March 25, 2013

A plaque bearing the name Mary E. Fischer has been placed over the door of the multipurpose room in the Valley City-Barnes County Public Library.
In Fischer's 24 years as library director, she led the library to doubling the sized of the building, making it handicapped accessible, introduced computers to the library for book check-out (which meant bar-coding the entire collection) and acquired computers for patron use.
More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record

BC Offers Computerized Day Care Training

March 25, 2013

Training needed by both licensed and self-declared day care providers in Barnes County is either free of charge or low cost, said Dana Lindemann, Barnes County daycare licensor.
The annual training requirements for operating a center vary according to how many hours day care is provided per week.
More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record

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