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August 28th

Throwback Thursday: Barnes County Picnic

August 28, 2014

The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.

Wes Anderson, curator of the Barnes County Historical Society Museum agreed to start off the series and give our readers an idea what we are hoping will be submitted with this photo from the museum archives.

Photos can be of events or places in Barnes County from 10, 20, 30 years ago, or even older. We will publish at least one submitted photograph every week in the Valley City Times-Record.

August 27th

Rental Woes in Valley City

August 27, 2014

Affordable rental housing has become a tenuous issue in Valley City. The loss of dozens of apartments in the name of permanent flood protection coupled with a growing population has left potential renters struggling to find good, affordable housing, especially for families.

Over the course of the next several days the Times-Record will explore Valley City rental issues and what renters can expect for their money alpong with what struggles landlords have finding good tenants. Read more in upcoming issues of the Valley City Times-Record.

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.

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

Lindermann, Miklas Plead Guilty

August 25, 2014

Andrew Miklas, 25, and Nicole Lindermann, 18, on Monday pleaded guilty before Southeast District Judge James Hovey to arson and burglary charges for their roles in the October, 2013 arson of Faith Lutheran Church in Valley City.

Lindermann changed her plea from not guilty to guilty before Hovey at 2 p.m., while Miklas changed his plea in a 3:30 p.m. hearing.
Lindermann pleaded guilty to felony conspiracy to commit arson and conspiracy to commit burglary along with misdemeanor conspiracy to commit theft.

Final Airshow Plans Set

August 25, 2014

Final plans have been set for the 2014 Wings and Wheels Airshow, planned for Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Barnes County Municipal Airport. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.

Restored Barn a Place for Gospel Concerts

August 25, 2014

Tim and Becky Hager with the help of family and friends turned the Homewood Barn at their farm southeast of Valley City into a place for the family and other musical guests to perform gospel music. Many show up to watch the singpsirations at the restored barn and another will be held in a few weeks.

Singspiration at Homewood will be held Sunday, Sept. 14 at 3 p.m. at the farm of Tim and Becky Hager (1116 40th Street Southeast, Valley City).

More in Monday's Times-Record.

After Lunch Bunch Oct. 21 Dazey Auto Body won three of four games against a ghost Farmers Union...
Hi Lo Bowling Oct. 21 20-20 Auto Center won all four games against Service Master Great Plains...
Jayda Haugen’s nine assists, six digs, four aces and a kill led the Barnes County North stampede at...

 

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