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August 25th

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.

Teacher Seeks To Restore Piano

August 25, 2014

Valley City High School band teacher Tom Kjelland is leading a campaign to restore a historic grand piano that until recently was used in the Valley City City Audi building. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.

August 23rd

BREAKING: Sadek died from Bullet Wound to Head

August 23, 2014

Andrew Sadek died as a result of a gunshot wound to his head, according to autopsy results released to the North Dakota State College Science Police Department Saturday. According to Mark A. Koponen, M.D. medical examiner, the manner of death has been ruled as undetermined. A toxicology drug screen was negative.

August 22nd

Sheriff Replacing Damaged Car

August 22, 2014

Barnes County has decided to replace a Sheriff's Department squad car heavily damaged in an Aug. 2 accident rather than repairing it. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.

New Chamber Board Members

August 22, 2014

Three new members recently joined the Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce 12-member board. Pictured (left to right) are new member James Jensen; president Michelle Wobbema; president elect Dawn Riley; new member Alison Kasowski; and new member Michael Strom.

The members will be starting the new year Oct. 1. Each member serves on one committee and they are to promote Valley City and area businesses as well as recruit new members.

North Dakota Judge Brad Cruff Selected as CSG Toll Fellow

August 22, 2014

Judge Brad Cruff of the Southeast District Court in North Dakota is one of 48 state leaders from across the country selected as a Council of State Governments' Henry Toll Fellow for the Class of 2014.

August 21st

Wellness Center, Flood Protection Separated for Election

August 21, 2014

The Valley City City Commission approved giving city residents a vote for or against a health, wellness and physical education center while separating the issue from permanent flood protection.

During the November general election, Valley City residents will be asked to approve or disapprove two separate measures. One, to extend no less than 83 percent of an existing 1/2 percent sales tax increase, originally earmarked to pay for the Hi-Line Activity Center, to pay the city's share of permanent flood protection.

Throwback Thursday

August 21, 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.

BC Sheriff Looking for Cornell

August 21, 2014

Each Wednesday, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have felony warrants out for their arrest. Thanks to the public's assistance Warrant Wednesday subject, Jeremy Smith was arrested and incarcerated. Thanks for the tips and the calls!

This week, the Barnes County Sheriff's Office is looking for Terry Lee Cornell, II, who is wanted for an outstanding warrant and revocation of probation.

Cornell, 41, is a white male with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds.

Starion Financial Founder Frank Larson honored

August 21, 2014

Starion Financial founder Frank Larson received the Distinguished Community Banker Award at the 47th annual convention for the Independent Community Bankers of North Dakota (ICBND). The award was presented on August 19 in Bismarck. More in Thursday's Times-Record.

Hi Lo Bowling September 2 Bank Forward took three of four games from Leevers Foods Sky Lanes won...
Valley City Rifle and Pistol Club Paper Prairie Dog Shoot September 14 Adults 1. Travis Carico 2....
Freshman Riley Miller defeated Fargo South junior Owen Duncan, 7-5, 1-6, 6-4, on the road Thursday...

 

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