Archive - 2014
The 15th annual North Star Classic, the largest cattle show in North Dakota, will recognize two livestock honorees this year; the late Tom Wieland of Sanborn and Ed Olson will be honored for their contribution to the success of the North Star Classic and the North Dakota Winter Show as well as the livestock industry in general. Wieland, a Barnes County native, spent his life in the farming and ranching industry â€“Â from running the family farm to working with livestock at a few stockyards. He started working as the NDWS barn manager in 2013.
More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County Extension Agency Randy Grueneich encourages Barnes County farmers to attend two workshops on succession planning Dec. 8 and 15 in Enderlin. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Residents of Bridgeview Estates spent the afternoon before Thanksgiving making popcorn balls to send to troops overseas. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
The Valley City Eagles Club sparkled Saturday evening during the Mercy Healthcare Foundation Festival of Trees. The "Chevron, Polka-Dot Fun" tree by Bridge City Dentistry was among the tree, wreaths and gift baskets auctioned off at the fundraiser. More in Monday's Times-Record.
Barnes County Sheriff's Department deputies and reserve deputies are hoping to make things a little bit better for the holidays though its Secret Santa Program, now in its fourth year. More in Monday's Times-Record.
Mercy Hospice is planning two open houses in early December. The first will be 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4 at the Senior Center in Lisbon, N.D. The second will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Mercy Hospice office in Valley City, 367 Second Street NW. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Mercy Healthcare Foundations hopes to raise $24,000 through its annual Festival of Trees Saturday at the Valley City Eagles Club, said Stephanie Mayfield, organizer of the 19th annual fundraising event. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Entrants are being sought for the Friday, Dec. 5 Parade of Lights, said Dalene Brock, of the Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce, one of this year's organizers of the parade. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Jordyn Heck of Valley City wants to know who totaled his car during a hit-and-run in front of his home last week. Read more in Friday's Times-Record.
Miller Motors moved into its new building this week and is open for business. The Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep dealership moved from its existing location at 2505 West Main Street to the former Stoudt-Ross Ford building at 1345 West Main Street. Read more in Friday's Times-Record.