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April 9th, 2015
Meeting Tuesday, Barnes County Commissioners on a 5-0 vote approved hiring Knife River Materials of Bemidji as low bidder on the soon to begin Kathryn Road resurfacing project.
More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Children play at the Valley City Barnes County Public Library Wednesday following Story Hour. Shown are Talia Faul (from left), Nora Larson and John Oakland.
Valley City State University Diversity Services will produce a benefit performance of the Vagina Monologues in recognition of V-Day â€“ a global movement to end violence against women and girls worldwide â€“ on Thursday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Vault in Valley City. Proceeds from the benefit will go to the Council on Abused Women North Dakota (CAWS ND). Admission to the event is $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.
Read more in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County Commissioners reauthorized a taxing district to pay for clearing the Sheyenne River of trees that have fallen into the water on a 5-0 vote at a March County Commission meeting.
County Commissioner John Froelich said on Tuesday that commissioners voted for a snagging clearing district to remove dead trees from the Sheyenne River. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The City County Health District is effectively extending North Dakota's Public Health Week by an extra week, continuing its celebration which officially runs April 6 to 12 to April 20, said Theresa Will, CCHD director. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record
A petition to allow North Dakota citizens to vote to repeal recent legislation that would allow limited corporate farming in the state was approved by Secretary of State Al Jaeger Monday. Read more in Tusday's Times-Record.
Duke's freshmen lead them to the national title.
Preslee Nielson, the granddaughter of Roxanne Gabel, rides a pig last week in Valley City's Chautauqua Park. â€śShe has been begging me to go to the park about a month now,â€ť said Gabel.
The 21st annual Valley City State University Scholarship Auction â€” with the theme â€śRoad Trip USA: All Roads Lead to VCSUâ€ť â€” will be held Friday, April 24, at the Valley City Eagles Club.Â Â
The Eagles Club will be transformed into famous U.S. tourist stops for the event, and all attendees are encouraged to dress in themed attire.Â
More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
City County Health District will be hosting a free car seat checkup Thursday from 3 to 6 p.m., said Sarah Hansen, registered nurse and Child Passenger Safety Technician with CCHD.
More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.