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August 27th, 2014

V-500 Kicks Off Campaign


August 27, 2014

The Valley City State University V-500 Board of Directors this month kicked off a new campaign drive, said Jeremy Wiebe, assistant director of annual giving for the VCSU Foundation. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.

Celebrate Recovery Helps All Those Struggling

August 27, 2014

Celebrate Recovery, a non-denominational Christ-centered recovery program, aims to help those struggling with all kinds of hurts, habits and hang-ups. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.

Warrant Wednesday: Shelton Amar Ard

August 27, 2014

Each Wednesday, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have felony warrants out for their arrest.
This week, the Barnes County Sheriff's Office is looking for Shelton Amar Ard.

Ard is wanted on a bench warrant for failure to appear at an order to show cause hearing for original charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, a class A misdemeanor; ingesting a controlled substance, a class A misdemeanor and possession of a controlled substance, a class B misdemeanor. He is also wanted on a warrant of attachment for child support.

TNT Open Gymnastics Day Sept. 20

August 27, 2014

In honor of Sept. 20’s National Gymnastics Day, TNT Kids Fitness & Gymnastics of Fargo, N.D. will host Open Gymnastics Day for children of all abilities, ages five to 14, with one-hour sessions at 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Each athlete’s goal is to complete or attempt every station — rings, a rock wall, a run and jump into a pit, tumbling, pull-ups, handstands, trampoline jumps and a balance beam — and fill out a gymnastics punch card.

Red River Boys Tennis Wrangles Hi-Liners

August 27, 2014

Valley City boys tennis ventured to Grand Forks on Tuesday to face umpteen-time defending State champion Red River in a match that the Roughriders took, 9-0, but greatness is wrought with formidable opponents.

“Red River looks as dominant as ever,” Valley City head coach Matt Nielson said. “They will be the overwhelming favorites to win the State tournament this year, and deservedly so.”

Read this story in Wednesday's Times-Record.

August 26th

Play Being Written on Vangstads

August 26, 2014

The grand-nephew of Thilda and Lena Vangstad, whom Vangstad Auditorium is named for, is writing a play about the lives and teaching careers of his great-aunts to be performed in the theater after renovations are finished this year. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.

VCSU Welcomes Freshmen

August 26, 2014

Valley City State University welcomed incoming freshmen this weekend beginning with a marketplace Friday evening followed by a weekend full of activities. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.

August 25th

Go Far Woman Returns

August 25, 2014

Go Far Woman, a women-only running event that held its inaugural race on Aug. 24, 2013, in Fargo, returned on Saturday with over 1,400 finishing in the four events, including participants from Valley City, listed below.

Go Far Woman celebrates the strength, perseverance and courage of women of all ages, types and athletic abilities, and raises money for the Essentia NICU with Newt Running, an organization formed in honor of the late Dr. Renee Schwandt.

Valley City Finishers

Half Marathon
250 finishers

3. Alyssa Tait 1:35:33
34. Deb Beilke 1:51:09

10k

VCSU Football Fan Zone, Tailgating Thursday

August 25, 2014

Valley City State University and the VCSU Booster Board will be hosting tailgating and the Nodak Mutual Fan Zone prior to Thursday’s home football game against University of Jamestown.

Tailgating and the Nodak Mutual Fan Zone start at 4 p.m. Thursday and are free. The Viking Booster Board will be serving food during tailgating for a free-will donation.

The Nodak Mutal Fan Zone is a family-friendly event that will have games and prizes for all ages, including a football toss and inflatable games.

Central Tennis Blanks Hi-Liners in Opener

August 25, 2014

Hi-Liner boys tennis, featuring an influx of new talent, hosted Friday’s season opener against Grand Forks Central as they fell, 9-0.

“This year, we increased our numbers to 21 total tennis players to include eight 7th-graders,” Hi-Liner head coach Matt Nielson said. “Because we had many new faces and not many returning, we played 10 Varsity on Friday to get many different people experience and to see where each player is against an opponent. We are figuring out our best lineup in both singles and doubles.”

Singles
1. Dalton Ondracek lost to Kyle Folson, 6-3, 6-0

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