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October 1st, 2014
Terry Johnson of Sanborn was uninjured when his semi-truck struck a guardrail and entered the ditch near Interstate 94 in Valley City Wednesday afternoon.
According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, around 1 p.m., the 54-year-old was traveling eastbound on the interstate near mile marker 293 when, for reasons unknown, his Red 2000 Freightliner ran off the right side of the roadway and struck the guardrail on the bridge over 12th Avenue in Valley City.
The semi came to rest facing southeast in the south ditch on its wheels, spilling some of the barley it was hauling in the ditch.
Workers from Border States Paving on Tuesday place a new layer of asphalt on Third Avenue Southwest in Valley City. Providing weather cooperated, plans were to also finish paving Fourth Avenue Southwest and a small portion of road near Washington Elementary School on Tuesday.
The third annual Valley City State University Rendezvous will feature a Beatles tribute band Friday, Oct. 17 at the Valley City Eagles Club.
Doors for the 21-and-older show open at 5 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by calling the VCSU Foundation Office at (701) 845-7203. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Doreen Sayler, owner of the Central Avenue Health Mart Pharmacy, said Tuesday of Measure 7, the initiative which would change North Dakota Pharmacy ownership rules, would increase costs of prescriptions and harm the state's economy. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The City of Valley City Utilities customers are reminded to apply for energy-efficiency rebates for equipment purchased in 2014.
Thousands of arts and craft enthusiasts converged on Fort Ransom Saturday and Sunday for the 47th annual Sheyenne Valley Arts and Crafts Association Festival, an event that started in the founder's back yard and has grown to include over 200 vendors. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Valley City will have a final block party this weekend â€” open to the whole community. CHI Mercy Health, formerly Mercy Hospital, invites the public to attend a "Community Night Out" complete with food, fun and education Sunday from 4-6 p.m. at Dacotah Pavilion in Chautauqua Park. More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
The U.S. Postal Service has decided to cut daily hours in half at the Litchville Post Office, said Postmaster Sharon Opdahl Monday. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Acting on the request of Barnes County commissioners, emergency management director Kimberly Franklin has gathered information on the number of administrative calls handled by dispatch during approximately one month from Aug. 18 2014 through Sept. 15, 2014. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
A fall festival was held at the Sheyenne Riverbend Farm just outside of Valley City this weekend. The event featured a bake sale along with several vendors. More in Monday's Times-Record.