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January 14th, 2014
The first Barnes County â€śmeet and greetâ€ť session for BEK Communications of Steele, N.D., has been set for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Valley City Eagles Club. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Auditorium has been sold.
During a regular Valley City City Commission last Tuesday, Brandon and Lindsey Culver of Valley City agreed to purchase the Audi for $1,000 with plans to turn the historic building into an event center.
More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County Commissioner John Froelich says Valley City residents should be getting more from the emergency dispatch system than they are now receiving. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Joe Forte has joined the staff of the Valley City Times-Record as an advertising sales representative.
Joe joined the T-R team with a strong sales background including a career in print sales in Grand Forks and, most recently, Fargo.
More in Monday's Times-Record.
Valley City-based Dakota Plains Cooperative contributed a total of $26,500 in donations to charitable organizations in southeastern North Dakota during the 2013-2014 holiday season, said Ken Astrup, general manager of the Co-op. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Junior Senior High School art show will be held Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. in the junior high halls and cafeteria of the school.
Art students in grades seven through 12 will display the art projects they've been working on over the past semester during the show.
More in Monday's Times-Record.
Barnes County and Valley City have both agreed to ask the North Dakota Department of Transportation to offer for public sale 55 acres of land it owns along the Kathryn Road on the south side of Valley City's Interstate 94 middle exit. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
This year's Cafe Concert is all about the piano, featuring the song catalogs of Billy Joel and Elton John. Choir students from grades six-12 have been hard at work practicing a variety of piano songs that they will perform for the community later this month.
The 26th annual Valley City High School Cafe Concert will be held at the Hi-Liner Activity Center Sunday, Jan. 26 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Monday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. The event features five choirs from Valley City Junior Senior High School and the jazz band, which will perform during intermission.
One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash that sent a van into a restaurant wall.
The driver of a South Central Adult Services taxi was injured after a collision between the taxi and another vehicle at the corner of Second Avenue and Main Street Wednesday afternoon. The collision, which occurred just after 5 p.m., threw the van owned by the taxi service into the corner of the Pizza Corner restaurant causing damage to the exterior wall and shattering a window.
More in Friday's Times-Record.
Electric rates will likely go up four percent for customers of Valley City Public Utilities.
During a regular meeting of the Valley City City Commission on Tuesday, Valley City City Administrator David Schelkoph informed the commission that the rate increase would include two percent to make up for the increase in the city's cost for electricity and another two percent to make up for administrative and other costs.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.