The Barnes County Office of the North Dakota State University Extension Service offers more than agricultural programs; it also offers a variety of programs for the community along with a wellness program for Barnes County employees.
Ellen Bjelland, Barnes County Extension Agent, in conjunction with City County Health, is coordinating a program to help county employees be healthier and save the county money.
Country music musician Jerrod Niemann is excited about coming to Valley City.
Niemann, whose latest album, â€śFree The Music,â€ť was released in October, is scheduled to appear at the North Dakota Winter Show Friday, March 8.
His performance will be part of Party in the Dirt, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The opening act will be Gwen Sebastian of North Dakota.
Interviewed Wednesday via cell phone from an appearance in Alabama, Niemann said â€śIn North Dakota everyone is so nice.â€ť
Cooper Power informed the Valley City City Commission on an advanced metering infrastructure system Tuesday during its regular meeting.
AMI, which City Administrator David Schelkoph said would save the city a considerable amount of money, uses smartgrid technology to provide smarter and more efficient utilities to residents.
The technology is all tied into a load control system, Schelkoph said.