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.
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 email@example.com.
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.