Archive - 2014
A new mental health counselor has been added to Creative Therapy, which opened in Valley City this year. Mary Burchill (Weshnevski) joins owner and mental health counselor Jennifer Eberle in offering mental health services to residents in the area â€”Â a significant need health officials say. More in Friday's Times-Record.
New Valley City State University President Dr. Tisa Mason will take over the VCSU helm on Monday, Dec. 15, said Dr. Margaret Dahlberg, interim president. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Holidays can be a stressful time, says Susan Milender, the Barnes County extension agent who coordinates the Nourishing Boomers and Beyond Program. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Mary Lou Tessin, 85, of West Fargo, ND,Â passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Sheyenne Crossings in West Fargo.
Valley City needs two police officers, and city officials have agreed to help fill the vacancies by approving pay and benefits for two applicants while they attend the police academy. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.
Jean Schlegel of rural Valley City provided this photograph of a Fingal basketball team from the early 1950s.
Team members shown here are: front row, left to right, Don Steidl; Clemn Steidl; Bob Norton; Cecil Fossen and Rodney Kapaun; back row, left to right, Alex Schlegel; Norb Schlegel; Herb Schlegel; and coach and superintendent A.C. Malin.
Barnes County North has a new "Buddy Bench" on its playground. The bench will be placed on the playground to help students seek inclusion among their peers. Students at BCN have pledged that if they see a student on the bench they will go and ask the student to join in their recess activities. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Nearly a half century after its creation, the Wimbledon Newsletter is still working to let local people know about comings and goings in the northwestern Barnes County town close to the Stutsman County border. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City City Commissioners approved the first reading of an ordinance to extend a current 1/2 percent city sales tax to fund the Valley City Wellness, Health and Fitness Education Center during a special meeting Tuesday morning. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
ON THE MOVE is back and ready to help the community start the New Year right. ON THE MOVE is a physical activity program for all ages that starts Thursday, Jan. 1 and is designed to help Barnes County residents set a physical activity goal and meet it. The program offers tips, support and incentives. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.