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June 20th

Faith Lutheran Demolished; New Church to Be Built

June 20, 2014

Faith Lutheran Church, which was destroyed by arson last October, has been torn down and a new structure will be rebuilt across the street to the east where Smith Lumber Company currently stands. Read more in Friday's Times-Record.

BC Waits On Passports

June 20, 2014

Barnes County commissioners are getting impatient, waiting for approval of county officials for working with passports. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.

Minn. Pair Face Drug Charges in BC

June 20, 2014

A St. Paul, Minn, couple arrested Friday in Barnes County have been charged for multiple narcotics offenses. Read more in Friday's Times-Record.

June 19th

BC Tables Subdivision Plan

June 19, 2014

Meeting Tuesday, Barnes County Commissioners decided to table a subdivision request by Terence Brock for a housing subdivision with about 14 residences on 77 acres in Green Township. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.

Area Residents Encouraged to Throw Block Parties

June 19, 2014

Valley City and Barnes County officials have joined forces to encourage residents to throw or attend neighborhood block parties. When people know each other there is definitely an increase in safety in a neighborhood, according to Sharon Buhr of ON THE MOVE. That’s one reason the national slogan is, "Give neighborhood crime and drugs a going away party! Reduce crime, drugs & violence.”
More in Thursday's Times-Record.

June 18th

Injured Truck Driver Says Thanks to 'VC's Finest'

June 18, 2014

When Jackson,Tenn., truck driver Jack Gaiser fell on the deck of a semi-trailer badly breaking his leg Sunday, he knew he needed help. Thankfully, the Valley City Police and first responders reached him quickly, which was a godsend considering Gaiser couldn't even tell dispatchers exactly where he was.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.

Frozen Yogurt Shop to Open in VC

June 18, 2014

A frozen yogurt shop is set to open in Valley City next week. Roxy's Frozen Yogurt, owned by Max Drake and named after his late sister, is located at 256 East Main Street.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.

BC May Shrink Hobart Lake Pipe

June 18, 2014

The Barnes County Water Resource District might shrink a pipeline for a Hobart Lake flooding fix from 26 inches to 24 inches to deal with objections from a nearby property owner. Bruce Anderson, one of the district managers, told Barnes County commissioners Tuesday that a 24-inch pipe would cost about $689,000 to install, contrasted with $819,000 for a 36-inch pipe, but it would likely take two years to decrease water levels five feet, versus one year with a 36-inch pipe. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.

VCSU Recognizes Backers

June 18, 2014

Jennifer Feist, executive vice president of the Valley City-Barnes County Development Corp., and Mary Simonson, director of the Open Door Center, were both Presented with Valley City State University President's Distinguished Service Awards during a Recognition Luncheon Monday.

Pooches on Parade

June 18, 2014

Dogs and dog lovers turned out for a pet parade and picnic at Chautauqua Park Monday. The event, sponsored by the Sheyenne Valley Friends of Animals, featured about a dozen pooches dressed costumes. After strutting their stuff for the audience and judges, the dogs relaxed while their owners enjoyed a picnic supper.

Harvey led visiting Legion Post 60 3-1 through four innings on Monday night, but impending weather...
Dawson Dietrich scored on a wild bases-loaded pitch in the second inning of Monday’s District 6...
Valley City welcomed 33 players from North Dakota and Minnesota in Friday’s seventh annual United...

 

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