May 20th, 2014
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.
Jamestown Country Club will host the Jamestown Optimist Junior Golf Championship at 9 a.m. Friday, June 6.
Free registration begins at 8 a.m. Boys divisions are open to ages 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 and 16-18. Girls divisions welcome ages 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18.
Winners qualify for June 22â€™s District Tournament at Blackberry Ridge Golf Course in Sartell, Minn.
Prizes are awarded, and all golfers enjoy lunch.
Contact Jim at (701) 320-3200 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hi-Liner baseball completed the season over the weekend with a 9-5 loss to Northern Cass and a 13-1 five-inning fall to Hillsboro/Central Valley on Friday before host Devils Lake took both of Saturdayâ€™s games, 4-2 and 9-0.
Valley City finished 0-18 in the Eastern Dakota Conference and 1-23 overall.
Read this story in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Valley City Tennis Association hosted its annual USTA Tennis Block Party May 7 at the Valley City Recreation Center, where youth and adults played tennis games and received prizes.
Valley City Parks and Recreation, Valley City State Club Tennis, Young Peopleâ€™s Healthy Heart Program of Mercy Hospital and Valley City High School Tennis sponsored the event.
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.
The Great Plains Food Bank, a program of Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota, has named Dakota Plains Cooperative parent CHS Inc. one of three statewide partners as 2013 Hunger Relief Champions, in recognition of the support given the food bank. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.