Archive - 2014 - News Article
Valley City drinking water is among the top three best tasting in North Dakota, according to a blind taste test of water from eight municipalities at the 86th annual North Dakota Water and Pollution Control Conference in Fargo last week. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County should be prepared for a proposed man camp to be built in the Spiritwood area of Stutsman County, close to the Barnes County border, said County Commissioner Cindy Schwehr on Monday. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County has had its share of homeless veterans during Scott Crump's tenure as veterans service officer. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Rubber Soul, a Beatles tribute band, entertained a crowd Friday at the Valley City Eagles Club with music spanning more than a decade. Funds raised during the event, sponsored by the VCSU Foundation, will go toward the V-500 scholarship program.
Area youth in costumes filled the Valley City Rec Center Friday evening during the annual Ruckus at the Rec Halloween celebration. More photos in Monday's Times-Record.
North Dakota's Department of Public Instruction is seeking public comment on recently revised North Dakota Physical Education Content and Achievement Standards. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking sponsors for upcoming events, including the November and December Christmas in the Valley Campaign. More in Monday's Times-Record.
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Austin Edward Henne, 38, of rural Spiritwood, was arrested in Barnes County Wednesday on a federal warrant.
Henne, who was wanted by the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms on weapons charges, was arrested by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office and charged Thursday in U.S. District Court for possession of a firearm or a weapon by a felon. Henne, who has a criminal history including prohibited possession of firearms, criminal conspiracy and burglary, is currently in federal custody.
Barnes County residents having a difficult time paying heating bills might be able to get help through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance program. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.