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Picking for a Cause: VCSU Students Pick Squash for Food Bank

September 27, 2013

Valley City State University Freshmen spent a morning in the country working for a cause Thursday.
As part of the Learning to Live/Living to learn course, about 200 students – the entire freshman class – converged on the Dan Faust farm near Valley City to pick squash for the Great Plains Food Bank. The group nearly filled two semi-trailers with buttercup squash – more than 47,630 pounds. The squash will be distributed to more than 270 charitable feeding programs including shelters, soup kitchens and food pantries.

Former VC Man Leads Truck Convoy

September 27, 2013

Chad Sorensen, of Larimore, N.D. and formerly of Valley City, had the honor or leading a truck convoy Sept. 21 in West Fargo after raising $2,500 for Special Olympics. Sorensen raised the most money, so he was the lead dog truck of a 45-truck convoy.
The convoy, which Sorensen said was the world's largest for Special Olympics, is done all over the country to raise money for the organization. North Dakota has its convoy every September in Fargo.
Read more in Friday's Times-Record.

Nominees Sought For Ag Hall Of Fame

September 27, 2013

The selection committee of the North Dakota Agriculture Hall of Fame is asking the public for candidate suggestions for the 2014 North Dakota Agricultural Hall of Fame inductees. Either organizations or individuals may nominate candidates and the deadline for nominations is Dec. 1.
Angie Curtis, event coordinator for the North Dakota Winter Show, said Thursday two winners are selected during the North Star Classic Show in December, and winners are inducted Saturday, March 8, during the North Dakota Winter Show.
More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.

VC Curves Fundraising to Fight Cancer

September 27, 2013

Curves in Valley City is recognizing October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month by inviting members and non-members to buy $10 punch cards good for 10 workouts with the proceeds going to the American Cancer Society, said Dawn Thomsen, owner of Valley City's Curves.
Curves, the largest fitness and weight management club chain for women, Tuesday announced the program. Valley City's Curves is located at 1109 West Main Street.
More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.

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