October 24th, 2014
With harvest season in full swing, area motorists need to be wary of farm equipment on the road and farmers need to be courteous when using public roads. More in Friday's Times-Record.
North Dakota Measure 1 would not affect end-of-life decisions or the future of in-vitro fertilization, according to Christopher Dodson, Executive Director and Council for the North Dakota Catholic Conference, who spoke before an informational meeting held by the Valley City chapter of the North Dakota Right to Life Tuesday about what Measure 1 wouldn't do, and how the opposition â€“ using primarily outside funding from Planned Parenthood â€“ did not use facts that can be backed-up but instead used fear tactics in an attempt to dissuade voters from approving the measure.
Bruce Carlson of Moorhead, Minn., recently approached the Times-Record with questions about a medallion he found with his metal detector about 20 years ago. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.
Don Malec brought in this photograph of an August, 1950, train accident that took place in the Barnes County town of Lucca. The accident happened between a combination freight and passenger train and a freight train.
"They t-boned," Malec said. The accident between a Soo Line train and a Northern Pacific train resulted in one person dying, several injuries and a number of cattle being transported in freight cars dying.
Valley City State University student Lisa Jensen's senior art exhibition reception will be held Friday, Oct. 24 from 5-8 p.m. in VCSU's McCarthy Hall 356. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Members of Valley City's Congregational United Church of Christ are gearing up for their annual Chuck Wagon Dinner, the 50th, set from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the church basement. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County Commissioners learned at a Tuesday meeting that repairs to three sets of steps at the Courthouse and jail building will cost $21,769, said Commissioner Phil Leitner. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Each week, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have warrants out for their arrest.
Chad Matthew Henderson-Doyle, 29, is wanted by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office for failure to appear in court for a change of plea on original charges of driving with a suspended or revoked license.
Henderson-Doyle is a white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is six feet, one inch tall and weighs 160 pounds.
Anyone with information about Henderson-Doyle should call the Barnes County Sheriff's Office at (701) 845-8530. Callers can remain anonymous.
Dr. Michael Dean of the Jamestown Regional Medical Center spoke to a small audience at the Valley City Town and Country Club Tuesday about joint stiffness and pain. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
After Lunch Bunch
Dazey Auto Body won three of four games against a ghost
Farmers Union Insurance won three of four games against Fairhill Properties
Bettinâ€™s Greenhouse and Dacotah Bank split, 2-2
High Indiv. Game
Melissa Hollinshead 177
High Indiv. Series
Cheryl Olson 492
High Team Game and Series
Farmers Union Insurance 741 and 2124
Melissa Hollinshead 158
Cheryl Olson 150
Janell Becker 148
Dazey Auto Body 23-9
Farmers Union Insurance 21-11
Fairhill Prop. 20-12
Dacotah Bank 17-15