Archive - 2014
A food truck is now open in Valley City, and it's set up at the Dakota Plains lot at 151 Ninth Avenue Northwest. Sandtastic Sandwiches and Catering, owned by Kenny and Mary McCarty, opened Tuesday, and the business will be set up at its current site Monday through Friday 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The pair started their business a month-and-a-half-ago but set up at its current location Tuesday.
Laura Langemo, daughter-in-law of Valley City's Howard Langemo, has returned home after a 10-day visit to Norway that began June 26. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
High risk sex offender Daniel Kelder is currently residing at 459 Fifth Street Southwest in Valley City.
Kelder, 43, is a white male, with brown hair and brown eyes. He is five feet ten inches tall and weighs 270 pounds.
Kelder was convicted of gross sexual imposition in 2012. He fondled a five-year-old girl who was visiting her father, who was staying in the same house as Kelder. Kelder also had the girl touch his genitals. He is considered at high-risk to offend again.
Shiloh Christian guard Gabrielle Wilkinson and the 38th Lions Class B All-Stars avenged Tuesdayâ€™s 79-68 overtime loss, in which they squandered a 61-56 lead with 1:35 left in regulation at the Bismarck Civic Center, with Wednesdayâ€™s 59-51 win at the Fargo Civic Center.
Class B led 29-26 at halftime and encountered a familiar situation up 51-42 with 2:30 to go, but this time the edge was enough.
Lexia Nix, 11, of Valley City, N.D., bowled a 421 on Wednesday to miss the Girls U12 cut at 83rd in the Junior Gold Bowling Championships in Buffalo, N.Y. Matthew Lyter, 15, of Sanborn, N.D., turned in a 676 to fall short of the Boys U15 Top 50 qualifiers at 184th.
Nix rolled a 107 in Wednesdayâ€™s Game 9, an 86 in Game 10, a 110 in Game 11 and a 118 in Game 12 for a three-day total of 1,349, a three-day 112.42 average and a three-day -1,051 differential.
A Valley City high risk sex offender is delinquent after failing to register with local authorities.
Tyler Delmore's last known address was 135 Second Street Southeast, Valley City.
Delmore, 30, was convicted in 2005 of gross sexual imposition in 2005 and 1999.
In 2005, When Delmore was 19, he had sex with a 14-year-old girl. In 1999, when Delmore was 14, he had sex with a 12-year-old girl.
Delmore is an American Indian with brown hair and brown eyes. He is five feet six inches tall and weighs 180 pounds. He a lifetime offender and considered at high risk to re-offend.
An emergency workers advisory committee would like to see communities with greater populations to pay more for dispatch services, Barnes County Emergency Management Coordinator Kimberly Franklin told county commissioners Tuesday. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City's annual Crazy Day street fair is set for next Wednesday. Events are scheduled at various businesses throughout town from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., a new time set to allow those who work during business hours to check out the event after work. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
When Russ and Misti Kauffman threw a party Monday evening and invited the entire neighborhood, about 50 people showed up for food, music and entertainment. The neighborhood block party was the result of an effort by Valley City officials to get residents to get to know each other and to "give neighborhood crime and drugs a going away party!"
After weeks of poor Menâ€™s Day weather, golfers were very excited to get back to the course and swing the sticks. Bob Matthews started the day off with a long putt on Hole 1, and won a prize sponsored by Bank Forward. Pizza Ranch sponsored the Closest to the Pin contest on Hole 2, and it was claimed by Alex Bitz. Jamie Wirth took home the prize on Hole 3 for Closest Shot from Outside 50 Yards with an approach shot that settled nicely to the pin. Wirth continued his day with the Closest Second Shot on Hole 4, and won a prize sponsored by Taco Johnâ€™s.