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April 28th, 2014
Two males fleeing an alleged strong armed robbery in Jamestown were caught in Barnes County Friday after a chase that involved multiple law enforcement agencies.
The chase began in Jamestown after the pair, a 37-year-old man and a juvenile, reportedly knocked a woman down in the Perkins parking lot and stole her purse at about 6 p.m. A nearby citizen followed the suspects' vehicle from the parking lot and gave dispatchers a license number, according to Jamestown Police Sgt. Thomas Nagel.
A semi accident left a Nebraska man injured Tuesday when he lost control of the vehicle on Highway 1 south of Valley City.
Joshua Thompson, 29, of Lisco, Neb., was southbound on Highway 1, about 15 miles south of I-94, pulling an air seeder on a flatbed trailer when a wind gust of up to 40 miles per hour caused the vehicle to drift onto the west shoulder and partially into the west ditch, according to Sergeant Tom Herzig of the North Dakota Highway Patrol.
Kathryn voters Wednesday overwhelmingly approved shutting down the town's water department and going with the Barnes Rural Water District as their provider in a Wednesday election, said Mayor David Majerus. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City-based singing group, The Valley Troubadours, will present its 37th annual spring concert at Epworth Methodist Church 7 p.m., Sunday, May 4, at Epworth Methodist Church. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City State University is the first of four North Dakota University System institutions approved to participate in the Midwestern State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (M-SARA). More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record. Read more in Friday's Times-Record.
Valley City singers have the opportunity to sing on the WE Fest stage, if they qualify in the country music festival's karaoke contest. Read More in Friday's Times-Record.
"Ever since Dan was a little guy, he loved baseball, he loved hanging around with the big guys, and he loved being the big guy for the little ones â€“ baseball was his passion." These words were written by Dan Buehner's father, Lynn, and spoken by Valley City State University President Steve Shirley at a memorial service held for the student on the campus Wednesday. Read more about Dan in Friday's Times-Record.
Students and faculty said goodbye to Dan Buehner Wednesday during a memorial service at the W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse on the Valley City State University campus. Buehner, 23, who died in a rafting accident Monday, was a senior business major at VCSU and a catcher for the VCSU baseball team.
Southeast Judicial District Judge Jay Schmitz determined that the Valley City Public School Board did negotiate in good faith with the Valley City Education Association as the two entities discussed contract negotiations from July last year through February.
Schmitz decided that a change to section three in the health insurance portion of the contract cannot be included because the court found the parties did not agree to negotiate to section three.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Members of Valley City State University's Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation Club give away trees Tuesday at the university's Earth Day celebration.