Archive - Jun 28, 2012 - News Article
Special to the Times-Record
Fort Ransom State Park is celebrating the 29th anniversary of the Fort Ransom Sodbuster Days on Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15. Visitors to the park will take a step back in time and see how North Dakotaâs early settlers worked and played.
Just before meeting with the Times-Record Tuesday, Valley Cityâs new city commissioner Mary Lee Nielson had given a two hour tour to some out-of-towners interested in possibly putting a movie theater in Valley City.
âI got to listen their perspective in not ever seeing the town before. It just renewed my good feelings about Valley City. We have so much to offer. Thereâs so many amenities in this town,â Nielson said.
At a meeting of the Joint Truck Regulatory Board on Wednesday, Tim Gillespie, the sole truck regulatory officer for Barnes, Dickey, LaMoure and Stutsman Counties said after a little more than a year, the Truck Regulatory Program has had tremendous results, but more work needs to be done.