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October 23rd, 2014
Bruce Carlson of Moorhead, Minn., recently approached the Times-Record with questions about a medallion he found with his metal detector about 20 years ago. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.
Don Malec brought in this photograph of an August, 1950, train accident that took place in the Barnes County town of Lucca. The accident happened between a combination freight and passenger train and a freight train.
"They t-boned," Malec said. The accident between a Soo Line train and a Northern Pacific train resulted in one person dying, several injuries and a number of cattle being transported in freight cars dying.
Valley City State University student Lisa Jensen's senior art exhibition reception will be held Friday, Oct. 24 from 5-8 p.m. in VCSU's McCarthy Hall 356. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Members of Valley City's Congregational United Church of Christ are gearing up for their annual Chuck Wagon Dinner, the 50th, set from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the church basement. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County Commissioners learned at a Tuesday meeting that repairs to three sets of steps at the Courthouse and jail building will cost $21,769, said Commissioner Phil Leitner. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Each week, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have warrants out for their arrest.
Chad Matthew Henderson-Doyle, 29, is wanted by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office for failure to appear in court for a change of plea on original charges of driving with a suspended or revoked license.
Henderson-Doyle is a white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is six feet, one inch tall and weighs 160 pounds.
Anyone with information about Henderson-Doyle should call the Barnes County Sheriff's Office at (701) 845-8530. Callers can remain anonymous.
Dr. Michael Dean of the Jamestown Regional Medical Center spoke to a small audience at the Valley City Town and Country Club Tuesday about joint stiffness and pain. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
A steakhouse is set to open in Valley City soon, said owners Wade and Dianne Hatcher. Woodland Steakhouse Bar and Grill, located at 3475 Woodland Park in Valley City, will serve a menu based around "superior quality" steak aged and shipped from Minneapolis. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Valley City drinking water is among the top three best tasting in North Dakota, according to a blind taste test of water from eight municipalities at the 86th annual North Dakota Water and Pollution Control Conference in Fargo last week. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County should be prepared for a proposed man camp to be built in the Spiritwood area of Stutsman County, close to the Barnes County border, said County Commissioner Cindy Schwehr on Monday. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.