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October 28th, 2014
Local law enforcement arrested a man believed to be wanted and driving a stolen vehicle Tuesday afternoon at the westbound exit 292 in Valley City.
The driver of the vehicle, a 2006 Honda Accord, was reported as being involved in a gas drive-off in Casselton and was intercepted in Valley City.
The driver was reported to be a mental subject who may have been en-route to Witchita, Kan. with multiple weapons in the vehicle. It was also reported that he may have been involved in an attempted murder.
The Times-Record will report updates as they occur.
The proposed Valley City Health, Wellness and Physical Education Center should be able to operate on its own revenue and membership fees would be similar to monthly membership fees at the current Valley City Recreation Center Fitness Center, according to planners at a public meeting Monday.
According to consultants from ORB Consulting, first-year revenues for the proposed facility, at an estimated $836,389 â€“ coming from contributions, membership dues, sales and program and other fees â€“ would offset estimated operating expenses of $812,729.
Those who find a few too many sweet treats in their Halloween bags this year â€” or those who want to share that sugary goodness with troops and children overseas â€”Â can sell it to Bridge City Dentistry, which will send the candy overseas.
The program, called Operation Gratitude, sends care packages to soldiers overseas, including Halloween candy this time of year, Bridge City Dentistry Administrative Assistant Bonnie Kramer said.
More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Valley City's Marketplace Foods and Leevers Foods are both running Stuff the Truck campaigns this year to help fill the shelves of the Barnes County Food Pantry during the holidays.
The two campaigns are not connected with each other. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The proposed Valley City Health, Wellness and Physical Education Center should be able to operate on its own revenue and membership fees would be similar to monthly membership fees at the current Valley City Recreation Center Fitness Center, according to planners at a public meeting Monday. Read more about the proposed wellness center in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Andrew Miklas was sentenced Monday in Barnes County District Court to 8 1/2 years in prison for committing the arson that destroyed Faith Lutheran Church in Valley City in October, 2013. Miklas was also sentenced to five years probation and ordered to pay over $7,000 in fines plus restitution.
Miklas' accomplice, Nicole Lindermann, 19, of Kathryn, received a suspended one-year sentence and five years supervised probation because she cooperated with law enforcement.
George French of Valley City (far right) and his children (from left) Severyn Javlyn, Samantha, Savanah and Jordyn enjoy beautiful weekend with time-out at Valley City City Park. The unseasonably warm weather will turn cooler again this week.
A mother and daughter teamed up to host a fashion show and help the Valley City Hi Lites Dance Team. The Thursday evening show at Sabir's featured girls from the team, coached by Megan Gilbertson, and other women from the community modeling clothing and accessories from the Catwalk Boutique inside Central Hair Studio, owned by Megan's mom Ona Barnett. More in Monday's Times-Record.
Goblins and witches will be welcome Halloween evening at Valley City State University's McCoy Hall for a Trick-or-Treating event Thursday, Oct. 31. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. has made available 30 to 40 acres of land it owns in Spiritwood Township it believes would be perfect to house people who will construct a $3 billion CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant near the Stutsman/Barnes County border. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.