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September 2nd, 2014
(From left) Kristi Anderson, Cathryn Stillings knit while Mari Anne Williams spins wool at the Barnes County Historical Museum Friday. Williams began spinning wool about seven years ago. Friday, she spun yarn from the wool of a sheep in Pelican Rapids, Minn. that the ladies have all met. Before it can be used for yarn, the wool must be cleaned and "carded" or brushed.
Valley City State Universityâ€™s Prairie Waters Education and Research Center has received a $9,900 grant from the North Dakota Natural Resources Trust to start a wetlands education program for North Dakota high schools. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Autumn is soon here signaling a change of colors, harvest and back to school. Itâ€™s also time for the semi-annual Sodbuster Days at Fort Ransom State Park on Sept. 6-7. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
An O'Reilly Auto Parts store will open in Valley City tomorrow. Located at 1411 West Main Street, the new store will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12-6 p.m. Sundays. The store is open Labor Day from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Josh Liebersbach of Valley City will manage the store.
David Broadwell, district manager, of Valley City said construction on the new building began in May. The company is always expanding and adds new stores every year.
There was a printing issue with Friday's Times-Record, and unfortunately the sports pages did not get printed. Articles from those pages are on our website and you can view digital copies of the two sports pages on our Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/VCTimesRecord.
Missing content will be printed in Tuesday's Times-Record. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Valley City rental properties in the same price range can vary from nice to not, but quality rental housing is out there for renters who do their homework and know their rights. Read more in Friday's Times-Record.
Valley City's Rural Fire Department will put a donation it recently received from the Masons Valley City Lodge No. 7 to good use, said Gary Retterath, department chief. More in Friday's Times-Record.
The annual Open House/Appreciation Day for the Clausen Springs and Little Yellowstone Barnes County parks will take place Friday, Sept. 12, said Bobby Koepplin, chairman of the Barnes County Park Board. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
The family of a former Valley City professor wants his students, colleagues, friends and others who knew him to share messages and stories about the Chamberlain, S.D. native who passed away July 3.
Jill Bode, niece of Robert Bode, 65, said the family is trying to get a collection of stories together about Robert.
Those who are willing to honor Robert's memory may leave a message or story about him by calling (605) 549-5262 (a voicemail only line) or mailing a note to P.O. Box 176, Custer, S.D. 57730.
More in Friday's Times-Record.
Effective Sept. 1, many Drivers License offices across North Dakota will have new hours and/or days of service. These changes are being made in an effort to better meet the needs of customers at high demand times and locations.
Valley City's Drivers License office will be open the first and third Wednesday of each month from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jamestown's office will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and Fargo's office will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.