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September 11th, 2014
The first West Nile virus-related death of the season in the state was confirmed Tuesday by the North Dakota Department of Health. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.
Photographs can be of places, people, events, or anything in Valley City or Barnes County.
Wes Anderson, curator of the Barnes County Historical Society Museum agreed to start off the series to give our readers an idea what we are looking for.
Photos can be of events or places in Barnes County from 10, 20, 30 years ago, or even older. We will publish at least one submitted photograph every week in the Valley City Times-Record.
LeAnn Strittmatter, cake decorator at Valley City's Leever's Foods, cleaned up in a cake decorating contest Monday in Fargo, receiving Peoples' Choice and first place for a novelty theme cake. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City's Sarah Hass will be one of six young women competing to become 2015 Miss Rodeo North Dakota during the 60th Annual Miss Rodeo North Dakota Pageant to be held Oct. 9-12 in Minot. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Anyone who owns a dog should think about enrolling them in obedience classes, says Lynn Priebe, who teaches basic dog obedience classes in Valley City twice a year. The eight-week classes begin Monday, Sept. 22.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Each week, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have warrants out for their arrest.
Tylando Ronald Laroque is wanted on a warrant from Clay County, Minn., for domestic assault, a gross misdemeanor and subsequent violation, also a gross misdemeanor.
Laroque, 34, is a native American with gray and black hair and brown eyes. He is six feet tall and weighs 200 pounds. Laroque is believed to be in the Barnes County/Valley City area.
Community members had a second opportunity to give input and voice their opinions about the proposed Valley City Health, Wellness and Physical Education Center Monday. About 60 area residents and community leaders were on-hand for a meeting where backers of the proposed wellness center explained the proposal and answered questions about the proposed $16 million project. More in Tuesday's Times-Record
Valley City's Congregational UCC did something a little different Sunday â€“ a full communion meal, with foods that may have been eaten at the Last Supper. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
St. Catherine's Elementary School has a new principal this year. Replacing Ralph Dyrness who retired after 28 years, Jason Stangeland, a Brookings, S.D. native, became the new principal in June. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Lani Jordan, spokeswoman for CHS Inc., the nationâ€™s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global agriculture and energy business, Friday said the company will proceed with construction of a $3 billion fertilizer manufacturing plant at Spiritwood, between Valley City and Jamestown. More in Monday's Times-Record.