Archive - Apr 2014
Valley Cityâ€™s Hi-Lites, the youngest team at this yearâ€™s Jan. 24 and 25 Class A State Competition in Grand Forks, N.D., earned fourth in Hip Hop, fifth in Pom and sixth in Jazz.
Read this story in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Funeral services for Daniel C. Buehner, a Valley City State University senior and baseball player who passed away in a rafting accident last week, are set for Friday.
Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, May 1 at Mueller-Bies Funeral Home, Lino Lakes Chapel, 7050 Lake Drive (at the corner of County Road B), in Lino Lakes, Minn.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 2 at St. Joseph of the Lakes Catholic Church, 171 Elm St., in Lino Lakes, Minn.
The Special Olympics returns to the area this weekend when Valley City hosts the North Dakota District 3 Spring Games bringing athletes from Barnes County and surrounding communities.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County Social Services employees were honored for their work during a Food Stamp (SNAP) Spring Showcase in Bismarck April 1-3, said Candy Huss, office director. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Miller Motors customers gave the dealership a perfect score in sales and service for the first three months of the year. Customers who had done business with the dealership were called and asked questions through the U.S. Top Performing Customer Experience Initiative program.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
VCPR Summer Baseball deadline: Friday, May 2 ($10 late fee after May 2)
Youth Baseball/Softball registration deadline Monday, May 5 ($10 late fee after May 5)
Register online at www.vcparks.com (Fee will appear to be $10 higher, but will be discounted at checkout)
Registration also available during office hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
Phone: (701) 845-3294
Complete brochure at www.vcparks.com
No. 2 seed Valley City State softball faces No. 5 Presentation College, whom the Vikings swept 4-0 in the regular season, at 10:15 a.m. Friday in the first round of this weekendâ€™s double-
elimination North Star Athletic Association/Frontier Conference Tournament in Jamestown.
The softball championship is scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday, the winner of which moves on the NAIA National Tournament Opening Round.
Valley City State baseball carries a No. 3 seed into Fridayâ€™s 7 p.m. opening round game against No. 4 Dakota State, against whom the Vikings finished 3-1, in Valley City.
Hi-Liner girls tennis was in West Fargo on Tuesday for a cold and windy Eastern Dakota Conference match from which the Packers took a sunny 8-1 win.
â€śWest Fargo took second in the State Tournament last year and didnâ€™t lose any players,â€ť Valley City head coach Matthew Nielson said. â€śTheir top five players are seniors this year. They are a great team, and coach Chad Anderson does a great job with his program. The Packers won their first three EDC matches 9-0, and not only did we give them their first loss to go 8-1, but we also won a set at No. 1 Doubles, No. 2 Doubles and No. 2 Singles.â€ť
Hi-Liner softball appeared to have Tuesday nightâ€™s two-point Eastern Dakota Conference contest against Fargo Shanley won with a 3-1 lead off of senior Paula Andelâ€™s two-out, two-RBI double in the bottom of the sixth, but Deacon sophomore Lauren Rotundaâ€™s two-out, two-strike double brought in two of three seventh-inning Shanley runs for the 4-3 escape.
Shanleyâ€™s win avenged Saturdayâ€™s 11-6 loss to the Hi-Liners in the Detroit Lakes Tournament closer.
High risk sex offender Robert Joseph Schultz, aka Joe Shultz, is registered as living at 230 Second Street in Eckelson as of April 28.
Shultz, 39, was convicted in 2011 of child abuse and neglect after he and his ex-wife played strip poker and truth or dare with two children ages 12 and 13. He allegedly caused a 12-year-old girl to be naked and play games involving nudity and touching. In addition, Schultz was charged with contributing to the deliquency of a minor after causing a 13-year-old boy to exhibit his genitals in a lewd manner and masturbate in front of Schultz.