Archive - 2014
Hi-Liner boys tennis is getting better, just in time for Sept. 25â€™s Regionals in Grand Forks.
Dalton Ondracek and Brandon Miller won their first No. 1 Doubles match at the West Fargo Invite on Sept. 13, splitting sets in the match to get to the semifinals, which would have guaranteed them fourth, but fell in the super tie-breaker. Ondracek and Miller won two matches on the consolation side and played to seven-all in the fifth-place match, an eight-game pro-set, but South proved too much and won, 9-7.
Fifty-eight-year-old Dale Gallagher took first in Saturdayâ€™s 5k Sheyenne Valley Shuffle, from which participants set out from and finished at Valley City State University, edging 38-year-old David Musgrave by only 18 seconds.
Top finisher list attached below.
Meeting Tuesday, Barnes County Commissioners voted 3-1 to back a proposal by the Valley City Parks and Recreation District to stop losing the public Bjornson Golf Course to the Sheyenne River. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is considering closing the Cuba entrance onto Interstate 94 for an entire summer when it does a reconstruction project in 2017, District Engineer John Thompson said Tuesday. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
The Valley City Public School Board unanimously voted during its regular Monday meeting to support the concept to build the proposed Valley City Health, Wellness and Physical Education Center as well as support permanent flood protection. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Olga Severson, 94, Enderlin, ND died Sept. 14, 2014 at Maryhill Manor. Olga was born March 17 1920 to Gilbert and Molly (Storlee) Olson. She attended Moore school in rural Ransom County.
She married Sophus Severson on October 28, 1950 at the Preston Church, where she was a member for 64 years. They farmed in the Sheyenne River Valley near Kathryn. Sophus died in 1976 and Olga continued to live on the farm until 1995 when she moved into Valley City.
Olga loved cooking, baking and serving coffee to friends and family.
The Valley City Farmers Market is still going strong and will have a first day of fall celebration on Monday, Sept. 22 at the Rosebud Parking Lot from 4 to 6 p.m.
Visitors will be treated to apple cider and doughnut holes. Read more in Wednesday's Times-Record.
The last three weeks have been a busy time for Wilbur Gabel.
First up, three weeks ago Wilbur won the State Elders Singles Championship in Horseshoes for the third consecutive year, then last weekend he and his Grandson Noah teamed up to win the State Class A Doubles Championship.
Noah also won his fourth State Cadet Singles Championship the week before.
Ruth L Langer, age 85, of Valley City, ND and formerly of Alice, ND died Tuesday Sept. 16, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM Friday at St. Catherineâ€™s Catholic Church in Valley City, ND with Msgr. Dennis Skonseng celebrant. Visitation will be from 5PM until 7 PM Thursday at the Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home in Valley City with a Prayer Service recited at 7 PM. Interment will take place in the Alice Community Cemetery at 1:30 PM Friday.