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November 4th, 2013
The Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting another women's weekend this Saturday and Sunday. Many area businesses are offering plenty to taste, make and try in a weekend designed just for women.
Kay Vinje, Chamber executive vice president, said, "The weekend is full of interesting, fun, invigorating things to do. This will be a great girl's weekend. Gather up some friends and relatives and take it all in."
Read more about the events planned in Monday's Times-Record.
Today Valley City's renovated Straus Mall officially opens for business, with the opening of the Lady Bell Boutique, a brand new business started by Kari Lindemann.
Read more in Monday's Times-Record.
Cinema Flix, Valley City's new movie theater, plans to open one day earlier than previously announced. The theater will open Thursday, Nov. 7, with two showings of Thor 2 and Free Birds, said owner Jeremy Zako.
Free Birds will play at 7 p.m. in 3-D and 7:20 p.m. in 2-D on Thursday, and Thor 2 will play at 9:20 p.m. in 3-D and 9:40 p.m. in 2-D.
Then, on Friday, the theater will start its regular hours, with Thor 2 and Free Birds showing twice in the afternoon and twice in the evening.
For more information on movie schedules, visit the theater's website www.valleycitytheater.com.
This weekend will be the perfect time to get an extra hour of sleep, with the end of daylight saving time for 2013. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
A large panoramic photo of the small Barnes County town Nome in the 1920s is the latest installment of a Nome display in the Barnes County Historical Society Museum.
The photo, which spans 12 feet in length, and other Nome relics, were donated by Randy Peterson, founder and president of the Nome Community Historical Association.
Read more in Friday's Times-Record.
A North Dakota fact finding commission recommended the base pay for Valley City Public School teachers be increased by $100 and teachers would continue to advance on the salary schedule for time served and for educational credits earned. This would cost the Valley City Public School District about $101,000 and could be offset by savings in replacing teachers who recently retired or resigned including one teacher who was not replaced.
Read more in Friday's Times-Record.
Tower City and Buffalo are raising funds for the area parish nursing program with the help of a Tour of Homes, set for 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City's Sheyenne Care Center is hosting a luncheon to benefit the local United Way, for the 14th year in a row, said Cindy Schwehr, Sheyenne's and volunteers coordinator. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
The new movie theater in Valley City is set to open next week with a total of three movies being shown opening weekend, said owners Jeremy and Wendy Zako. Thor 2 and Freebirds will play at 1, 4, 7 and 9 p.m. Friday; at 4, 7 and 9 p.m. Saturday; and 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday.
A special showing of Pitch Perfect will be on Saturday at 1 p.m. for Valley City's women's weekend.
Read more in Thursday's Times-Record.
One of the suspects in a string of recent Valley City church burglaries turned herself in Wednesday, Barnes County States Attorney Lee Grossman said.
Nicole Lindermann, 18, of Kathryn, was then arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit burglary, a class C felony.
Grossman said the second suspect, Andrew M. Miklas, 25, of Valley City, still remains at large with a warrant issued for his arrest.
Anyone with information on these cases, or with information regarding the whereabouts of Miklas should call the Valley City Police Department at (701) 845-3110.