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January 16th, 2014
No School Today: Enderlin, Barnes County North, Maple Valley, Valley City Head Start, Valley City State University Campus, Valley City Public Schools, St Catherine's
School Two Hours Late: Sheyenne Valley Career & Tech.
School One Hour Late: Litchville-Marion, Kensal.
No Rural Bus Service: Carrington.
Erin, Reanna and Kaelyn Welken, of Valley City, have established a Steve Welken Memorial Scholarship at Valley City State University. The endowment will provide scholarships for full-time students in their junior or senior year, with majors in business, education or STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), said Alison Kasowski, assistant director of annual giving at VCSU.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Members of the Barnes County Municipal Airport Authority plan to have a 2014 airshow Saturday, Sept. 6, at the airport located north of Valley City on the western end of town. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp Friday said she was starting a new grassroots effort to help North Dakotans have their voices heard by the U.S. Postal Service. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Two suspects have been charged with the arson that destroyed Faith Lutheran Church in Valley City in October.
Andrew Miklas, 25, of Valley City, and Nicole Lindermann, 18, of Kathryn, were charged in Barnes County District Court on multiple counts in the arson and prior burglary of Faith Lutheran on Oct. 21.
Miklas was charged with class B felony arson, class C felony endangering by fire or explosion, two counts of class C felony burglary and class B misdemeanor theft of property.
Barnes County Commissioner Rodger Berntson has proposed the county consider buying an old Bobcat skid steer with a plow attached from the county highway department. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The first North Country Trail Association event is scheduled for this weekend. Saturday, the Sheyenne River Valley Chapter of the NCT is hosting a winter trails day. Participants should meet at the Rosebud Visitor Center in Valley City at 7:30 a.m. to car pool to the Regional Science Center near Buffalo River State Park.
For more details and a full schedule of the group's events this year, read Tuesday's Times-Record.
The first Barnes County â€śmeet and greetâ€ť session for BEK Communications of Steele, N.D., has been set for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Valley City Eagles Club. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Auditorium has been sold.
During a regular Valley City City Commission last Tuesday, Brandon and Lindsey Culver of Valley City agreed to purchase the Audi for $1,000 with plans to turn the historic building into an event center.
More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Barnes County Commissioner John Froelich says Valley City residents should be getting more from the emergency dispatch system than they are now receiving. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.