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October 15th, 2014
The new Stoudt-Ross Ford building on Winter Show Road is up and running as of Monday. Nate Kvilvang, general manager, said a grand opening for the nearly 25,000-square-foot building is tentatively set for Nov. 10. Miller Motors plans to move into the old Ford building by the end of the year. 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.
Joshua Maley is wanted for failure to comply to a bench warrant on original charges of forgery or counterfeiting, a class-C felony and failure to make monthly payments.
Maley, 28, is white with brown hair and blue eyes. He is five feet, 10 inches tall and weighs 250 pounds.
Anyone with information about Maley should call the Barnes County Sheriff's Office at (701) 845-8530. Callers can remain anonymous.
An accident involving a car and a semi-truck on Interstate 94 in Valley City resulted in an injury Friday evening.
At about 7:20 p.m., the Valley City Fire Department, along with the Valley City Police Department and North Dakota Highway Patrol, responded to the accident in the westbound lane of I-94 at the west Valley City exit.
According to VCFD Chief Gary Retterath, the driver of the car was extricated from the vehicle after it collided with a semi, went into a ditch and caught on fire. The fire was extinguished before firefighters arrived on the scene, said Retterath.
North Dakota voters will determine by voting on Measure 8 if school classes must begin after Labor Day in the November General Election. Valley City Public Schools Superintendent Dean Koppelman said that while he understands the benefit of delaying classes until then, he believes each school district should be able to develop their own calendars, based on many factors within the district and community. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Architectural work on Valley City State University's renovated Rhoades Science Center has earned VCSU and its architect for the project, JLG Architects, an outstanding design award from the American School & University magazine. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Both the Barnes County Wildlife Federation and Ducks Unlimited support passage of Measure 5, the Wildlife funding measure that will appear on the November general election ballot, said Becky Mahlum and Steve Adair with Ducks Unlimited, and Barnes County farmer Dick Monson. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden is urging hospitals to diligently watch for patients with fever or symptoms of Ebola who have traveled from the three Ebola-stricken African nations in the past 21 days (AP)
Valley City High School homecoming queen Brooke Breckheimer and king Ben Baasch ride in the parade Friday afternoon. Find more photos of the parade on our Facebook page later today. www.Facebook.com/VCTimesRecord.
The Barnes County Sheriff's Department has repaired the fence around the Barnes County jail exercise area, Sgt. Julie Forsman told Barnes County Commissioners at a Tuesday meeting. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County residents should see a decrease in property taxes in 2015 as a result of county commissioners Thursday evening approving a $16,795,646 million preliminary expense budget, a 3.32 percent decrease from the 2014 actual budget. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.