Archive - News Article
May 21st, 2014
Valley City Teachers and the Valley City School Board reached tentative agreement on a contract for 2013 Monday after eight months of impasse.The agreement will become final after both the school board and members of the Valley City Education Association ratify it. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County Sheriff Randy McClaflin expects Computer Information Systems Inc. of Skokie, Ill., to install new Computer Aided Dispatch software on dispatch, jail and law enforcement computers June 16 to 23. Tuesday McClaflin told commissioners CIS informed him it was â€ś90 percent sureâ€ť the software would be installed during that week. â€śWhen I get the 100 percent email, I will let you know.â€ť More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Paul Jacob Myles, the suspect in an early morning burglary at the Valley City AmericInn Monday, is in custody.
Just after Midnight Wednesday, Myles, 26, of Valley City, turned himself in to the Valley City Police Department in response to a warrant issued Tuesday for his arrest. He is held in the Barnes County Correctional Facility.
Read more in Thursday's Times-Record.
A serious accident on Eighth Avenue near Hilltop blocked traffic from moving both onto Interstate 94 and further on Eighth Avenue at about 5 p.m. Tuesday.
More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City's Jake Dosch has collected hundreds of historic postcards over the past 25 years, starting with Valley City scenes, then going to other places in North Dakota, and finally farmsteads, animals and farm machinery. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
John Deere Recognized by ESGR
David Rickford, volunteer with the local chapter of North Dakota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, has announced two supervisors at the Valley City John Deere Seeding Group have been presented with Patriot Awards for supporting their employees who are in the National Guard or Reserve. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Last month Valley City elementary students who have family in the military were honored at a program â€” a tradition that started four years ago.
Read more in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Valley City Police are searching for a man they believe is responsible for an early morning burglary at the AmericInn Monday.
Just before 4 a.m. Monday, an unidentified male entered the AmericInn in Valley City and left with the business safe and money from the front desk.
The suspect, who was caught on surveillance video, was approximately six feet tall and was wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt and dark blue pants. The man's face was covered by his hood and a dark cloth, according to Valley City Police Department Chief Fred Thompson.
A dedication ceremony was held Friday for a section of recently-donated hunting land near Litchville. The Alton, Orris and Orvin Olson Wildlife Management Area will provide wildlife habitat and public hunting land on a full section of property donated by the family of the late brothers whose wish was to turn the property into public hunting land.
More in Monday's Times-Record.