Monsignor Dennis Skonseng, pastor of Valley City's St. Catherine Catholic Church, said Tuesday, "I am thankful and joyful to have a new bishop."
Bishop John Folda, the newly ordained bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fargo, will speak at â€śFaith through the Agesâ€ť events July 30 at St. Catherineâ€™s Catholic Church in Valley City and Aug. 14 at St. Michaelâ€™s Catholic Church in Grand Forks.
The presentations begin at 7 p.m. and will be followed by refreshments and an opportunity to meet Bishop Folda.
Bethany Reiten of Kathryn stays incredibly busy for a 12-year-old.
Today Reiten plans to sell homemade blizzards and have a kiddie fish pond at Crazy Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in front of the Dancing Wildflower Salon on Central Avenue in Valley City.
More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Alliance Pipeline Community Investment program has donated to the Wimbledon Quick Response Unit to support education and training. Evan Reimers, pipeline technician in the Wimbledon location, presented Bob Everson, squad leader, a check for $5,000 in Wimbledon on July 16. Funds received will be used to train new volunteer emergency medical responders who completed and passed the course. The newest members of the response unit are Mary Plumb, Wimbledon and Dale Undem Leal, N.D.
Everson said, "I think (the donation) is great â€” it's very generous of them."