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October 30th, 2014

UPDATE: Wanted Kansas Man Arrested in Valley City

October 30, 2014

A Kansas man on parole for attempted murder was arrested on a Kansas warrant Tuesday in Valley City by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office and the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

Robert Synoracki, 56, was allegedly driving a stolen vehicle when he drove off without paying for gas in Casselton. Synoracki was intercepted on I-94 in Valley City at westbound exit 292. He was arrested without incident for absconding from parole and for driving under the influence.

Throwback Thursday: 1949 Oriska HS Women's Basketball Team

October 30, 2014

The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.

Keith Baurgartner brought in this photograph of the 1949 Oriska High School women's basketball team. Baurgartner said he was 3 when the photo was taken, and several of those shown are still in the area today, including the coach, identified as Miss Eberle. Shown are (back row) Jeanette Olsen, Glennice Paper, Gladis Kose, Bev Lindqust, coach Miss Eberle, (front row) Rose Pelzman, Theresa Hammer, Joan Baumgartner, Eldora Appol, Gilda Appel and Arlene Dreher.

Halloween Story Hour

October 30, 2014

Children dance with Amanda Adams during a special Halloween-themed circle time and story hour at the Valley City Barnes County Public Library with Melissa Lloyd dressed as a witch in the background Wednesday.

October 29th

COMIN' UP ACES: Vikings Season-Sweep Dickinson State

October 30, 2014

A North Star No. 2 seed may still be in the cards for Valley City State.

Returning to Graichen Gymnasium for their home finale against conference rival Dickinson State Wednesday, Kaitlyn Heuring, Emily Plowman, Stephanie Miller and Jaycee George served up three aces each on the way to a 3-1 (25-16, 24-26, 25-20) Viking win that sweeps the season series, puts the Vikings back at .500 in the conference and guarantees them at least the fourth NSAA Tournament seed that plays at the third seed in Nov. 8’s first round.

Jamestown Movie Theater Owners Buy Valley City Theater

October 29, 2014

The owners of the Bison 6 Cinema in Jamestown have bought the Valley City movie theater from Jeremy and Wanda Zako. Lyman and Cory Keim plan to open Valley Twin Cinema, formerly called Cinema Flix, Friday, Nov. 7.

Read the full story in Thursday's Times-Record.

BC Receives Many Absentee Ballots

October 29, 2014

As of Tuesday, North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger said his office had received 37,763 absentee and vote by mail ballots of 65,769 that the office had sent out. The story is in the Wednesday issue of the Times-Record.

City to Address Zoning at Public Meeting

October 29, 2014

A public input meeting focusing on zoning in Valley City will be held Thursday, Oct. 30, at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Because most of Valley City was "blanket" zoned in the early 1970s, the city was full of inconsistencies. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.

Warrant Wednesday: Nicholas Rittenhouse

October 29, 2014

Each week, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have warrants out for their arrest.

Nicholas Curtis Rittenhouse, 26, is wanted by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office on a bench warrant for failure to appear for an order to show cause hearing for the original charge of driving with a suspended or revoked, a class B misdemeanot.

Rittenhouse is a white male with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is six feet, one inch tall and weighs 170 pounds.

October 28th

After Lunch Bunch: Oct. 28

October 28, 2014

Bettin’s Greenhouse won all four against Farmers Union Insurance

Dacotah Bank won all four games against a ghost

Dazey Auto Body won 2 1/2 from Fairhill Properties

High Team Game
Bettin’s 739

High Team Series
Dacotah Bank 2,092

High Indiv. Game and Series
Betty Marler 169 and 470

High Averages
Cheryl Olson 152; Janell Becker 146; Doris Weller 144

Dazey Auto Body 25 1/2 - 10 1/2
Fairhill Prop 21 1/2 - 14 1/2
Farmers Union 21 - 15
Dacotah Bank 21 - 15
Bettin’s 18 - 18

LIVIN' ON THE EDGE: Hi-Liners Season-Sweep Central, Boost Quest for Homecourt Play-In

October 28, 2014

“Just keep swimming” is an invaluable mantra in life as well as on the volleyball court.

Claire Olson, Reagan Ingstad and Valley City, winless in their last six Eastern Dakota conference matches entering Monday’s home contest against Grand Forks Central, regained their sea legs with a 3-0 (25-14, 25-16, 25-18) sweep to take the season series after having swept the Knights, 3-0 (25-16, 25-23, 25-16), in Sept. 11’s road contest.

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